While reading the TV TROPES site on Heroic BSOD for Live Action televisie series, I read this passage about the Michael Dawson character from "LOST":
"Let's face it, Michael's death was the best thing that happened, because, well, his character wasn't all that useful, other than being an in-universe joke on why some people really shouldn't be parents.".
The artikel earlier made this commentaar about the fans' reaction to Michael:
"While we're on the subject of Lost, let's mention Michael who might be the show's punching bag as he goes through the entire series stuck...