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September 28th, 2009 at 9:12 am

Early TV Ratings: Sunday Night Football Sacks Desperate Housewives

The early ratings results have NBC's Sunday Night Football winning the night and substantially over ABC's Desperate Housewives head to head from


September 28th, 2009 at 8:52 am

True Blood Is the "Stickiest" Show On Television

What exactly makes a TV show "sticky"? [...]


September 28th, 2009 at 8:23 am

Saturday Night Live Premiere TV Ratings: Way Down vs. 2008 With No Sarah Palin/Tina Fey

Saturday Night Live really misses Sarah Palin. Last year's premiere ratings in the midst of Palin/Fey-mania are just a distant,


September 28th, 2009 at 12:57 am

BET and MTV quietly launch Centric network for African-American adults

BET and MTV Networks are very quietly launching Centric, a new basic-cable network aimed at African-American adults, on Monday[...]


September 28th, 2009 at 12:21 am

Magic 8 Ball says: looks bad for Dollhouse and good for Dawn Ostroff and TSCC

To be clear, these aren’t my predictions, I actually asked the Magic 8 Ball! You don’t need to wait for the Renew/Cancel


September 27th, 2009 at 8:47 pm

SHOCKER: 73% of TiVo viewers skip commercials in dramas; Emmy winning shows have least-watched commercials

Update:  Julia's comment below made me to decide to go look at the actual press release from TiVo.  The New York Times


September 27th, 2009 at 8:39 pm

Glenn Beck Had More Viewers Than The Competition Combined Every Night Last Week

Reader Dave has whipped up another chart in response to a recent commenter's question. As it turns out, Glenn Beck had more


September 27th, 2009 at 8:34 pm

USA Today's Robert Bianco crucifies NBC's Trauma

I had seen some middling reviews, but Robert Bianco's Escape head trauma by avoiding NBC's 'Trauma'' was worse: Things go boom. Here's

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