January 2005
Multichannel News;1/10/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p14
Presents news briefs on television programs in the U.S. as of January 2005. Additional seasons for "The Real World" and "Road Rules Challenge" obtained by MTV from Bunim Murray Productions; Production of a behind-the-scenes series of skateboarder Tony Hawk's Boom Boom Huckjam Tour; Household rating of Home & Garden Television; Non-renewal of Tucker Carlson's "Crossfire" contract by CNN.


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