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GCB UPROAR: WILL IT HELP OR HURT?

March 8, 2012 by · 3 Comments 

Some religious conservatives have ignited a firestorm of controversy over ABC’s new drama GCB, based on the novel Good Christian Bitches. On his radio show Wednesday, Rush Limbaugh commented that the show represented “slime disguised as sophistication” and noted that ABC is owned by the Walt Disney Co. “This is not Walt Disney’s Disney anymore,” […]

GCB DEBUTS; TV SURVIVES

March 5, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

GCB, based on Kim Gatlin’s saucy novel Good Christian Bitches, premiered … ahem … modestly on ABC Sunday night, a sort of Southern companion to the network’s Desperate Housewives, which precedes it. The show drew 7.60 million viewers, losing 7 percent of Housewives’ audience. Nevertheless, that was enough to edge out the second hour of […]