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April 13th, 2009 at 9:36 am

Sunday Ratings: The Masters sudden death playoff leads CBS to victory

A three-way tie resulting in a sudden death playoff led to about 38 minutes of overrun for The Masters which was great

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April 12th, 2009 at 11:41 pm

FX chief doesn't want too many original shows for FX

Earlier in the day I linked to an Advertising Age story about how some cable networks were growing their original programming slates. 

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April 12th, 2009 at 11:31 pm

L3 local market Nielsen measurement not yet catching on with ad buyers

Mediaweek has a story on how the L3 local market measurements that measure program viewing for and includes three days worth of

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April 12th, 2009 at 11:22 pm

FX plans direct-to-DVD special of It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia

from Broadcasting & Cable: The network is planning to release a straight-to-DVD special of comedy It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia later this

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April 12th, 2009 at 9:22 pm

It's Monday, watch Chuck on NBC!

With a little over three weeks of waiting to be done before knowing whether NBC's future plans include Chuck one way to

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April 12th, 2009 at 8:18 pm

USA and Sci Fi contributed a billion in profit to NBC Universal

We're pretty sure most of that is from USA based on the the numbers, but since they won't break it out, we'll

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April 12th, 2009 at 7:19 pm

Bravo cashing in on product placement

from The New York Times: Bravo is developing products based on its popular programs, including the “Real Housewives” franchise and “Top Chef,”

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April 12th, 2009 at 6:05 pm

"Hey, why wasn't Kings on tonight?"

Surprisingly, at least to me, I got a couple of e-mails from east-coasters who were wondering why Dateline was on instead of

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