"Hannibal"? Zero Emmy nominations this year. Zilch, nada, cero, zippity doo dah. Lots of virtual eye-rolling about this.

Except hold up. HOLD UP. Show producer the DeLaurentiisCo is here to set you straight: the show wasn't even eligible this year.

Why? Here's our own Alan Sepinwall to explain:

More specifically:

In other words: save your outrage for 2016.

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A former contributor to sites including MTV's The Backlot and Bloody-Disgusting, Chris Eggertsen worked in film development before indulging his love of pop culture writing full time. He specializes in horror, the intersection of social issues and entertainment and Howard Stern. He's on Twitter @HitFixChris.