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There’s some institutional lunacy that defines the national television buying marketplace. What other buyer/seller dynamic exists where if sellers set their demands too high for a buyer’s liking, the…More >
It should tell you something about the state of media today that if our largest national newspaper was a TV show, it wouldn’t even last four episodes before being…More >
Recently we took a look at the audience value of local broadcast TV’s digital subchannels (D2) to advertisers. What went unsaid at that point was the sociological value that…More >
Mad Men is not great television.
Just ask TV viewers in markets like, Denver, Miami, Phoenix, Seattle...and LA!
Let's be clear about something — this is not a value…More >
Defining Local Passions Key to Ratings Success
The truth is “my old Kentucky home” should be a gymnasium.
Because the people of Kentucky – at least the leading Nielsen representative…More >
While many American homes today have some sort of subscription television service, whether it’s through cable, satellite, or some other content-providing box attached to the television set, the NAB…More >
Back in 2009 the television industry was in the full throes of opening up a fully-digital broadcasting spectrum, giving birth to a multitude of digital subchannels. At the time,…More >
HBO’s movie adaptation of the book “Game Change: Obama and the Clintons, McCain and Palin, and the Race of a Lifetime” focused its narrative upon Sarah Palin’s virtual takeover of…More >
Why There Should Be Room for 210 Spot Slices on Every Agency’s Diet Plan
Everywhere you look these days you see someone who is trying to make their money work…More >
If you were to ask someone to name three words that are most associated with the ideals of the United States of America, there’s probably a 100% chance that…More >