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Matthew Gilbert’s top 10 shows of 2012

MATTHEW GILBERT’S PICKS

1. “Breaking Bad” (AMC)

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2. “The Daily Show With Jon Stewart” (Comedy Central)

3. “Mad Men” (AMC)

4. “Shameless” (Showtime)

5. “Girls” (HBO)

6. “Louie” (FX)

7. “30 Rock” (NBC)

8. “Boardwalk Empire” (HBO)

9. “Homeland” (Showtime)

10. “Nurse Jackie” (Showtime)

Matthew Gilbert can be reached at gilbert@globe.com. Follow him on Twitter @MatthewGilbert.
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