"You might think the show is
slightly cutting-edge because it doesn't have a Laugh Track, but I'm willing to bet that it does. It's just
In 2002, GEICO
unveiled its new ad campaign characters: cavemen. GEICO's slogan was "It's so easy, a caveman could do it!", which would immediately offend a caveman who was just walking by. Becoming incredibly popular a few years later, ABC decided that it was enough to warrant a half-hour sitcom. However, it quickly became infamous as one of the biggest bad calls in television history, as the show proved to not only be a one-joke premise that was unfunny, but also offensive as it had white characters behaving in minority stereotypes. It was cancelled after only six episodes.
The series, like the ad campaign it was based on, centers on three cavemen who live in a modern apartment, as cavemen were integrated into Homo Sapiens
as a separate sub-group.
Tropes from the series included: