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THEATER CHAIN BANS TEXTING

September 29, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Harkins Theaters, a 30-theater chain operating in five states, mostly in the Southwest, has initiated a campaign to halt texting during movie screenings. It has begun replacing movie posters in its theater lobbies with signs emblazoned “NTDM,” which stands for “No Texting During Movies.” A writer on the blog CinemaBlend.com remarked on Tuesday, “They’ve been […]

PHOENIX MAYOR BLAMES BROADCASTERS FOR IMMIGRATION LAW

May 18, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

The mayor of Phoenix, Arizona’s largest city, said on Monday that passage of the state’s controversial new immigration law came about largely because broadcasters in the state were allowed to air only one side of the debate surrounding it. Mayor Phil Gordon told a meeting of the Center for American Progress that the decision to […]