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NBC DUMPING MOST OF ITS SITCOMS (Updated)

May 10, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

NBC, which again wound up at the bottom of the ratings heap at the end of the fall season, is tossing out a slew of shows that were its worst performers, including 1600 Penn, Up All Night, Guys with Kids and Whitney. Two other comedies, 30 Rock and The Office are ending their runs, and […]

GROUP LAUNCHES CAMPAIGN AGAINST THE NEW NORMAL

September 19, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

One Million Moms, the anti-gay group founded by the conservative Christian organization American Family Association, is calling for a letter-writing campaign to protest against the new NBC sitcom The New Normal. The show centers around a gay couple who hire a surrogate mother to help them start a family. “NBC is using public airwaves to […]

THE NEW NORMAL DEBUTS WITH SOLID RATINGS

September 11, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

NBC’s controversial The New Normal, about a gay couple in search of a surrogate mother to help them start a family, made a solid ratings debut Monday night, attracting 6.9 million viewers and a 2.5 rating and a 6 share to win the 10:00 p.m. hour. Together with a two-hour season premiere of The Voice, […]