November 20, 2008

Is the Web Hurting Guilty Pleasure TV Shows?

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Complaints by Lipstick Jungleís creators that its cancellation threats are unfair because much of its audience isnít measured may not be just whinning, according to Liz Gannes on NewTeeVee.

quotemarksright.jpgCould the increasing number of options for watching TV shows that fall under the guilty pleasure category mean they are slipping in the conventional rating systems? Soap operas are some of CBS Interactiveís most popular online programming, Iíve been told. Iíve also heard concern from networks that younger-skewing shows just arenít as economically viable these days, because their audience could care less about the TV. BitTorrent, YouTube, TV Links, iTunes ó itís all at their fingertips.quotesmarksleft.jpg

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