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    Here's Why "One Day At A Time" Deserves To Be Saved By Someone

    Netflix may have cancelled the series, but someone can still save it.

    Today, Netflix announced that they would be cancelling One Day at a Time after three seasons.

    We’ve made the very difficult decision not to renew One Day At A Time for a fourth season. The choice did not come easily — we spent several weeks trying to find a way to make another season work but in the end simply not enough people watched to justify another season.

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    The series, which follows a Cuban-American family as they deal with life's everyday problems, has been critically-acclaimed and hailed as one of the best sitcoms on TV.

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    One of the many strengths the show has is that it gives a voice to both the Latino and LGBT communities, two groups that are often marginalized on TV.

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    And while Netflix may have cancelled it, in today's world of TV shows being saved from cancellation, I'm making a plea that someone saves this important series.

    So, yeah, that was more a self-pep talk. But I wanted to share it with you. Luckily, I believe in miracles. So, maybe we’ll find a home somewhere else. I hope we do cause @mikeroyce & I have a lot more for these wonderful characters to do.

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    I passionately wrote about this show when it was in danger, so I'm here again to remind you of some of the many moments that prove why One Day at a Time deserves a second chance:

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    1. First, when Alex was bullied while on a field trip and it led to this important conversation.

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    2. And then, when Alex heartbreakingly told Penelope that he didn't want to be different.

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    3. When Elena finally worked up the courage to come out to Penelope.

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    4. When Lydia, who is very religious, came to terms with Elena's sexuality in this brilliant scene.

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    5. When Penelope left herself this voice message and was honest about how much her depression affects her every day.

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    6. And then, when Penelope sat Alex and Elena down and explained that she deals with anxiety and depression.

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    7. When Schneider learned how to be an ally for Syd and Elena.

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    8. When Elena came face-to-face with her dad after he refused to accept her after she came out.

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    9. When Penelope always put her children first, no matter what.

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    10. When everyone danced with Elena at her Quinceañera during the father-daughter dance after her dad refused to.

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    11. When Schneider heartbreakingly thanked Lydia for being there when no one else was.

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    12. When the family had an open and honest conversation about consensual sex after Alex posted some inappropriate photos on Instagram.

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    13. When Lydia explained the reason why she thinks it's important to go to church.

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    14. When Elena tried to explain what mansplaining is, but Schneider interrupted.

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    15. When Lydia explained the heartbreaking reason why she didn't want to become a US citizen.

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    16. When Penelope thanked her cousin Estrellita for writing letters to her while she was in the Army.

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    17. When Schneider broke his sobriety and was worried that Penelope would never trust him again.

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    18. When Elena's best friend Carmen revealed that her parents had been deported and she was living alone.

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    19. When Penelope confided in Ramona about Elena having sex and how she genuinely didn't know what to teach her lesbian daughter.

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    20. When Elena gave Syd a non-binary Valentine's Day card to show how much she loved them.

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    21. When Pilar came out to Elena and told her how important it was to be confident in yourself and forget about what others might thing.

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    22. When Lydia made any kind of entrance and wasn't afraid to be a strong, sexy, and confident older woman.

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    23. When Penelope found a way to compliment Elena in her own way.

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    24. When Penelope finally earned her degree after hours of hard work and sacrifice.

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    25. And finally, when the Alvarez family supported Alex the best way they knew how.

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    So, please, I'm just one of so many people that adore this show and believe that there are more stories that need to be told.

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    Somebody PLEASE save this show before we make a horrible mistake and lose it forever!

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