Right-wing groups claim victory with "HSM 2" success

The usual idiots, the Media Research Center (a.ka. the Parents Television Council), take credit for High School 2’s success. Never mind that the older siblings and other adults this weekend – the ones with money – were either at the Beyonce concert or went to see Superbad. (Great column, Rich. There may be hope for your paper after all.) Here’s […]

"High School Musical 2" socks competition

To the tune of 17.2 million viewers for the Disney Channel last night, according to Nielsen, topping the 7.8 million viewers the original had. Not only that, it broke ratings records in kids 6-11 and the highest Friday viewership for any show – broadcast and cable – in the last five years. One word to describe this: Phenomenon.