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May 18th, 2009 at 8:18 am

Marketers Fight for Right to Buy Shows, Not Networks

If marketers succeed in their wish to have their advertising only on certain shows, that seems likely to raise ad pricing on


May 18th, 2009 at 7:59 am

Jon Gruden replaces Tony Kornheiser in Monday Night Football booth

Bill and I both enjoy Tony Kornheiser tremendously on PTI, and now it looks like he'll have more time for it, and


May 18th, 2009 at 7:57 am

Samantha Who? is Canceled

Variety reports that ABC has canceled Samantha Who?


May 17th, 2009 at 11:17 pm

Fox 2009-10 Programming Announcement, Live Blogging Transcript

Liveblogging the Fox Broadcasting 2009 programming conference call. [...]


May 17th, 2009 at 10:06 pm

Additional Roundup: ABC cancels The Unusuals, Privileged renewal unlikely by CW and more FOX schedules

There was a lot going on today, for a Sunday!  Fortunately it's not like this every Sunday. Multiple sources earlier in the


May 17th, 2009 at 8:25 pm

ABC picks up 10 new series

via The Hollywood Reporter (btw, we'll post schedules for all networks as soon as we see them, likely beginning on Monday 5/18):


May 17th, 2009 at 8:06 pm

YouTube TV News Upload And Viewing Numbers, Week ending May 16

Affine Systems collects data on the number of uploads and views for YouTube videos from major US TV news operations. Each week we


May 17th, 2009 at 7:38 pm

ABC's Steve McPherson on renewing low-rated shows, Nielsen measurement

more kindling for the Nielsen conspiracy fires!  This time from the head of ABC Entertainment, Steve McPherson in an interview with TV

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