When Thomas Gibson was terminated from Criminal Minds, some fans revolted. They took to twitter with and organized a protest under the hashtag #NoHotchNoWatch. They signed petitions, and they wrote letters. Most importantly, they stopped watching and encouraged others to do so as well, apparently with some success.
WE ARE SOOO NOT DONE!
— Phoenix Rising (@bnbreilly) December 15, 2016
What would make Criminal Minds fans rise up against their favorite show? #NoHotchNoWatch protesters previously loved Criminal Minds, but now, they are expressing powerful feelings of disappointment and frustration. Why? Here are some answers from #NoHotchNoWatch.
1. Thomas Gibson Fans Felt Gibson Was Treated Unfairly
Thomas Gibson and Criminal Minds fans who participate in #NoHotchNoWatch feel Thomas’ termination was unfair and senseless. They claim Thomas was a loyal employee of CBS and ABC who was bullied and did