One of the guiltiest pleasures on the tube, "One Tree Hill" has defied the odds in more ways than one, much to critics' chagrin. In its six seasons on the CW, the smaltzy teen drama has survived a network merger, increased its viewership (in a time when most series were losing ground), and secured a rabid online following. James Lafferty, left, Hilarie Burton and Chad Michael Murray.
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