By Kelly West And Katey Rich
Ok, I’ll admit I have a tendency to get caught up in TV romances. If the chemistry is there and the acting and writing is good, there’s nothing like seeing two great characters get together. Even those dragged out on-again-off-agains can be fun to watch when done right. But let’s face it; not all TV relationships are great. In fact, Katey and I came up with a handful of ones that were downright terrible.
Some relationships are doomed for failure. Take Andy and Angela in The Office. I don’t think the writers ever intended for us to fall head over heels for these two. And given the way the last season ended (with Angela and Dwight getting busy in the almost-deserted office shortly after Angela accepted Andy’s marriage proposal), I’m guessing that it’s only a matter of time before things fall apart for Andangela (yeah, that’s the best I could come up with). Anyway, looking back at some of our favorite shows, we came up with our five least favorite romances. These are the ones that weren’t supposed to be humorous side-plots. The ones we thought the writers really wanted us to buy into and instead, made us cringe everytime they were on screen together. Without further introduction, here they are: