Umstead, R. Thomas
March 2008
Multichannel News;3/24/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p16
The article reports on the impact of the increase in original fare from cable networks like The History Channel, Bravo and BET in the U.S. This increase in original fare from cable networks has contributed to the sluggish rating start of the television network FX Network's two sophomore series "The Riches" and "Dirt." In addition, the increase fare causes the two series to decrease by double digits from the last season's viewer performance.


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