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I mean, the show is fine and I enjoyed it for what it was worth.
But it's not THAT good.

Some of the reasons why:
×Sam and Dean are always fighting for seemingly no reason and it makes me want to bash my head into a wall
×I hate Dean: he's a selfish asshole and a hypocrite (example: getting really mad at Sam for befriending monsters only to turn around and do the same thing and act all righteous about it)
×Sam is only a little better, barely growing throughout the series
×I like Castiel but it feels like the show runners never knew what to do with him
×pretty much all the romantic sub plots were shit
×they kept introducing good characters only to kill them off (Charlie, Benny, Kevin, Meg, etc.)
×at the same time giving us emotional yet satisfying deaths like Bobby's and then NOT LETTING HIM DIE
×and the villians got dumber and dumber every season

They should have ended the show after 5 seasons the way they bad initially planned.

Sorry, went on a bit of a rant there.

That said, feel free to add to my list, dispute my points, or just scream about the show.
I absolutely agree

It seems that you have to raise the stakes every season which almost completely negates the pacing and narrative beats.

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Gabriel coming back after his death in season 5 was one of the worst mistakes made with the show

Crowley was one of my favorite characters because he was a dick but a lovable one. I feel like the writers are constantly writing themselves into a corner.
It's a prime example of a show that outgrew its premise and jumped the shark. I still love the old seasons.
^^^ they dragged it out so long it became mundane
It was just crappy to begin with I watched like 2 seasons and lost interest my husband loves that show and tried very hard to convince me to watch it and I was like nope.
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