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12/30/2010 09:25 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Top 10 Cable TV Shows Of 2010 (PHOTOS)

With the broadcast networks struggling to find hits, cable is where many of TV's critically acclaimed hits reside these days. And while the audiences are (in some cases) much smaller than shows on the broadcast networks, the standouts have impressive numbers of their own. Below, see the top 10 original cable series of 2010 (per Nielsen Media Research, via USA Today).

Top 10 Cable TV Shows Of 2010