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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


September 27th, 2009 at 5:26 pm

The Cleaner vs. Hoarders by the numbers

The Cleaner averaged 1.128 million viewers in its series finale[...]


September 27th, 2009 at 5:17 pm

Media focuses on the "good" with Michael Vick in his return

Via Baltimore Sun critic David Zurawik Michael Vick's return to NFL league play was a big pre-game TV story Sunday, and it


September 27th, 2009 at 4:54 pm

TV sales are down, as is spending on ads that pitch TVs

Thank goodness for Samsung.  All the advertising for the new LED TVs has accomplished at least two things.  1.) I want one!,


September 27th, 2009 at 4:43 pm

The thin line between programming and advertising gets thinner on Desperate Housewives

via Advertising Age: NEW YORK ( -- Viewers of Sunday's launch of the new season of "Desperate Housewives" may have noticed a


September 27th, 2009 at 11:53 am

Leno Watch: Would Monday-Friday Dateline Generate The Same Anger?

Would the anger expressed against NBC and Jay Leno be the same if, instead, Dateline NBC were on 10-11 every weekday? [...]

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