The top trending entertainment news today isn’t who wore what at the http://abc.go.com/shows/american-music-awards” target=”_blank”>American Music Awards or http://mileycyrus.com” target=”_blank”>Miley Cyrus‘ giant kitten backdrop at the show. Instead, it is the purported “death” of Brian Griffin, the beloved talking dog from the animated TV series http://fox.com/familyguy” target=”_blank”>Family Guy. In the episode titled “Life of Brian” that aired yesterday night, Brian was unceremoniously ran over by a car while setting up for a game of street hockey. But like everything else in the animated world, the Griffins got a new dog and Brian was mostly forgotten by the episode’s end. Acknowledged as a scheme to shock viewers by series creator https://twitter.com/SethMacFarlane” target=”_blank”>Seth MacFarlane, the ploy might have worked too well however. This morning, fans of Family Guy and Brian Griffin took their grievances to https://change.org/petitions/seth-macfarlane-and-fox-broadcasting-company-bring-brian-griffin-back-to-family-guy” target=”_blank”>Change.org. In a digital petition, supporters stated Brian as a “…witty and sophisticated element to the show…” It also added that “…Family Guy and http://fox.com” target=”_blank”>Fox Broadcasting will lose viewers if Brian Griffin is not brought back to the show…” There are over 3000 signatures on the petition already.
via: http://eonline.com/news/484172/family-guy-s-shocking-death-boss-reveals-why-they-decided-to-kill-off-spoiler” target=”_blank”>E! Online