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Chicago syndie schedules get dramatic makeover

Local stations, syndicators shuffle the deck As we enter year two in the post-Oprah era, things are finally changing in the syndication marketplace, as five new syndicated talk [..]

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The Grab Bag: “Flintstones” reboot likely DOA; “Swift Justice” already is

A packed post full of items in this edition of The Grab Bag: – Say au revoir to Swift Justice: CBS Television Distribution’s first-run courtroom strip is over [..]

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Sony cancels “The Nate Berkus Show”

Sony Pictures Television and Harpo Studios announced on Friday it was not going forward with a third season of The Nate Berkus Show. The series will finish out [..]

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The Grab Bag: WWWN isn’t “winning” – it’s losing

Due to my behind-the-scenes-work for the relaunch of The T Dog Media Blog, yours truly hasn’t been able to write about some of the items that has been [..]

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And they’re off… Off-Network sitcom races begins

Anderson shows some growth; other new first-run entries struggle The race for freshman off-network sitcom supremacy began  yesterday with several new entries. Warner Bros. The Big Bang Theory [..]

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Life After Oprah

              Anderson Cooper’s new syndicated talk show began on Monday.   Welcome to Life… After Oprah. Monday marked a new era in [..]

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Geeks Ahoy!

The latest news coming out of the just-concluded NATPE gathering in Miami with now a second dating/reality strip being launched in syndication from the producers of former CW [..]

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Fall 2011 syndicaton update: The race to replace "Oprah"

Anderson Cooper has entered The Race To Replace.  Welcome to The Race To Replace! This fancy catch phrase yours truly created (patent pending) is to describe the hysteria [..]

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