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From the Stage to the Owners Box

January 17, 2019

It takes a lot of money to buy even a portion of a pro sports team. How’s someone supposed to get those millions of dollars together? Try being a huge success in the world of entertainment! Who has stakes in the Arena Football League? Over t...

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What Used to Be On This Channel?

January 9, 2019

Many of the first major players in cable TV in the early 1980s are still intact today — CNN is still a 24-news network, ESPN is all sports all the time, and HBO plays movies and sports events.  Elsewhere, there’s been a lot of “changing channe...

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Words Invented By Commercials

December 24, 2018

Not everybody watches the same TV shows or reads the same books, but we are all subject to the same ads. That makes marketing a universal language, and as such, marketers and advertisers have introduced several now common words and phrases into the v...

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The First Cancelled TV Show of Each Fall Season

December 20, 2018

Do you remember these TV programs? Probably not—they were watched by so few people that they were the first new fall show to get the axe in their respective year. 2018: The Alec Baldwin Show After debuting as a special in March 2018 called Su...

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The Simpsons

So Long, Springfield

November 20, 2018

The Simpsons has been on the air for more than 30 years now, and the setting of Springfield has expanded to include literally hundreds of characters. On occasion, the population contracts. Here are some characters no longer on the show…and why. A...

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