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SHOOTING COVERAGE TOPS FRIDAY’S RATINGS

July 24, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

CBS, NBC, and ABC on Friday dumped scheduled programming to present news specials dealing with the theater massacre in Colorado. Final ratings figures on Monday revealed that none of the specials individually drew a sizable audience, but together they accounted for more than 17 million viewers. CBS led off at 8:00 p.m. with a 748 […]

LARRY KING AND CNN: THE TIES THAT UNBIND

February 16, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Larry King’s second life at CNN as the host of quarterly specials has ended after only four such specials aired, the last one in December, in which King startlingly remarked that he wanted to be frozen after he died, published reports observed on Wednesday. After he was replaced by Piers Morgan in January 2011 after […]