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DEATH ON DISCOVERY CHANNEL CATCHES RATINGS

July 15, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Last Tuesday’s episode of Discovery Channel’s reality series Deadliest Catch, which dealt with the death of Captain Phil Harris, drew 8.5 million viewers, making it the biggest draw for the cable network in 10 years and the third-highest in the channel’s history. Today’s (Thursday) New York Times observed that reality television had never previously had […]