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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?


April 3rd, 2010 at 10:29 am

TNT's "Leverage" returns June 20, "Saving Grace" Exits June 21; "Hawthorne" & "Memphis Beat" Premiere June 22

TNT Announces season/series premieres for Leverage, Hawthorne and Memphis Beat and a series finale date for Saving Grace.


April 3rd, 2010 at 9:06 am

TV Ratings: "Miami Medical" Wins on A Slow Night; "Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution" Falls Far, Fast

"Miami Medical" debuted to 7.5 million and a 1.6 rating with adults 18-49, while "Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution" dropped 42% from last


April 3rd, 2010 at 8:49 am

Thursday Finals: "FlashForward," "Marriage Ref" Inch Up; "The Mentalist" Inches Down

Here are the Thursday finals via Travis Yanan.   FlashForward and The Marriage Ref each added a 10th of an adults 18-49 ratings


April 2nd, 2010 at 6:59 pm

Friday Night 2009-10: TV's Scripted Misfits Bomb; And CBS Dramas Wilt

TV's scripted misfits got crushed on Friday, and CBS's dramas suffered as well.


April 2nd, 2010 at 5:15 pm

Chicago Tribune's Maureen Ryan Talks Ratings and Renewal With "Chuck's" Chris Fedak

Chuck co-creator and executive producer Chris Fedak says the best hope for the show's renewal is more people watching it.


April 2nd, 2010 at 4:23 pm

When Pigs Fly: Will DirectTV Save "Damages?"

Sony is reportedly begging DirecTV and others to help share the burden of production costs for Damages which FX isn't willing to

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