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April 4th, 2010 at 8:10 pm

TV Economics 101: Cable vs. Broadcast Dramas

How do the economics of cable and broadcast dramas stack up?


April 4th, 2010 at 2:20 pm

How to watch Season 1 of Starz' "Spartacus: Blood and Sand" Online For Free, Legally

With a Netflix free trial, you can catch up on season one of Spartacus: Blood and Sand and stream it from


April 4th, 2010 at 12:53 pm

More Fun With Numbers: Are Adults 18-49 REALLY That Much Harder To Come By On Friday?

Is Friday as much of a viewing dead zone as the broadcast TV networks would have you believe?


April 4th, 2010 at 9:45 am

TV Ratings: Duke Blows Past West Virginia, Moses

Due to the nature of live programming the ratings for CBS (NCAA Basketball) are approximate and subject to significant revisions in the


April 3rd, 2010 at 7:15 pm

Wednesday Night 2009-10: ABC Goes 3 for 5, Fox 1 for 1, As NBC and CW Strike Out With New Scripted Shows

Broadcast networks premiered the most new shows on Wednesday night, and compared to their success rates elsewhere the night was a bonanza


April 3rd, 2010 at 6:35 pm

Shocker: "Heroes" Star Ali Larter: "I think it will be back."

Surprise, Heroes star Ali Larter thinks the show will return.


April 3rd, 2010 at 6:20 pm

Clay Shirky Hates TV, But Loves Using Bogus Numbers

I've been reading Clay Shirky a long time.  He's definitely a smart  guy who likes to think a lot.  One thing reading


April 3rd, 2010 at 12:17 pm

Mailbag: What's the "Miami Medical" Premiere Mean for "Numb3rs"

Were the ratings for Miami Medical's premiere any good and what do they mean for Numb3rs?

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