Joost signs Creative Artists to scout out programs

October 24, 2007

Joost, the Internet television service backed by global media players, said on Tuesday talent scouts Creative Artists Agency (CAA) will help it lure big-name Hollywood programming to its service.

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Debate: Should the FCC Curb TV Violence?

October 24, 2007

Should the government begin regulating violent content on television or can the industry police itself? A former FCC commissioner and the executive producer of “Law & Order” debate.

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Day Break Cancelled, Masters Of Sci Fi to Replace?

October 24, 2007

After scoring ratings more befitting of a cable drama, Day Break appears poised to get the axe just ten episodes short of wrapping up its story line.

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Prison Break’s Fall Finale Shocker

October 24, 2007

A review of Prison Break’s Fall Finale, “The Killing Box.” What happened to Michael and Lincoln? Has T-Bag found who he’s looking for? Has Bellick received his just desserts? Come and voice your opinion about the cliffhanger and what you think will happen after the break.

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FCC Looks At Regulating TV Violence

October 24, 2007

The Federal Communications Commission said it’s possible for Congress to regulate violence on television without violating the First Amendment.

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In India, the Golden Age of Television Is Now

October 24, 2007

The pace of change in India is supercharged because the country is catching up to, and in some cases leapfrogging, developments that took decades to play out elsewhere.

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Paula Zahn leaves CNN

October 24, 2007

CNN is expected to announce her departure later today to make way for a new show anchored by former NBC News anchor Campbell Brown.

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New Orleans hooker levels have exceeded pre-Katrina levels

October 24, 2007

For prostitutes working the streets of New Orleans, the post-flood era has sparked a boom in business, largely owing to the influx of an estimated 40,000 to 50,000 out-of-town workers away from their families with money to blow, police said.

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CBS Is Pretty Damned Excited About YouTube

October 24, 2007

Just a little over a month after a partnership was announced that puts CBS content on YouTube legally, CBS Interactive President Quincy Smith is beside himself with praise for their new partner. YouTube says that CBS content has been viewed 29.2 million times since October 18, which is an average of 857,000 views per day.

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History Channel to Air Lost Lucas Docs

October 24, 2007

The network acquired documentaries from George Lucas that were originally planned to accompany his Adventures of Young Indiana Jones TV series.

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