TITLE

THROUGH THE WIRE

AUTHOR(S)
Stump, Matt; Umstead, R. Thomas; Hearn, Ted; Steinert-Threlkeld, Tom
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;3/6/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents updates on the television industry in the U.S. as of March 6, 2006. Information on the video-on-demand systems offered by Comcast Corp. and News Corp.; Highlights of a press release from the Parents Television Council about violence in children's television programming; Views of Representative Rick Boucher (D-Va.) on broadcast indecency regulation.
ACCESSION #
20009332

 

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