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FX Networks' CEO: Stop Buying Silicon Valley's 'Baloney'

On Tuesday, Feb. 2, yet another much-heralded dramatic series will debut—The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story—adding to an ever-growing list of shows we’d like to watch but don’t necessarily have time for. 887 more words


Druyan's Cosmos Is Not Sagan's

The Watergate scandal was embroiling the Richard Nixon administration, consumers groaned under the burden of high gasoline prices from an OPEC embargo, the Vietnam War was rapidly reaching its conclusion, and the first environmentally themed world’s fair was being held in Spokane Washington when a pretty college dropout and aspiring writer named… 1,194 more words


ABC's Scandal: Abortion Performed to "Silent Night". Post-Abortion Cocktail to "Ave Maria". Planned Parenthood Promoted.

Yesterday, I wrote about this past weekend’s horrible Box Office results, and how out of touch Hollywood Liberals are with the values of average Americans. 1,415 more words


TiVo now lets you skip all commercials with one button

Annoyed by tons of ads while watching television? Well, TiVo is offering a reprieve, but it’ll cost you. Starting at $300, the new TiVo Bolt box… 131 more words


Here's what is inside the Emmys swag bag this year

Come Sunday night, Emmy Award presenters and winners will walk away with some pretty sweet parting gifts: luxury stays in Bali, Costa Rica, New Zealand, and New York, in addition to a bag of goodies like Bose headphones, Ferragamo sunglasses and a facial worth $750. 1,178 more words


Why I'm not a big fan of present-day television

There’s a strong argument for saying that television is currently going through a Golden Age of Drama, with such shows as Breaking Bad, The Wire, Mad Men, Boardwalk Empire, Sons of Anarchy and Game of Thrones becoming the office-talk fodder and media darlings of the last few years. 1,516 more words

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Why Ethnography?

Audience measurement as a practice assists broadcasters and advertisers in determining who is listening, rather than how many people are listening. Audience measurement revolves around knowing who’s watching, listening, interacting and engaging with content posted online, or content airing on television or the radio. 510 more words