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The 30 Saddest Television Deaths

Not counting anything on a soap opera, for obvious reasons. Warning: Major spoilers and pictures of dying TV characters ahead.

30. Scott, "Beverly Hills, 90210"

29. Maude Flanders, "The Simpsons"

28. Michael Scofield, "Prison Break"

27. Adriana, "The Sopranos"

26. Ben Sullivan, "Scrubs"

25. Coach, "Cheers"

24. Robert, "Brothers And Sisters"

23. Prue, "Charmed"

22. Marshall's Dad, "How I Met Your Mother"

21. Eddard Stark, "Game Of Thrones"

20. Jack, "Alias"

19. Delores Landingham, "The West Wing"

18. Edith Bunker, "Archie Bunker's Place"

17. Mike Delfino, "Desperate Housewives"

16. Jen, "Dawson's Creek"

15. Henry, M*A*S*H

14. J.T., "Degrassi"

13. Rita, "Dexter"

12. Omar Little, "The Wire"

11. Dr. Mark Greene, "E.R."

10. Jin and Sun, "Lost"

9. Mr. Hooper, "Sesame Street"

8. Connor, "Rescue Me"

7. Denny, "Grey's Anatomy"

6. Nate Fisher, "Six Feet Under"

5. Lane, "Mad Men"

4. Marissa Cooper, "The O.C."

3. Buffy's Mom, "Buffy The Vampire Slayer"

2. Charlie, "Lost"

1. Fry's Dog, "Futurama"

Honorable Mention: The Tenth Doctor, "Doctor Who"

Apologies to anyone who is bummed out after reading this.