Saturday Was Super for PPV

Umstead, R. Thomas
February 2001
Multichannel News;02/05/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p30
Comments on issues related to pay-per-view industry in the United States. Rating of CBS coverage on Super Bowl football game; Performance of comedian Drew Careys in the program of PPV; Need to expand the video-on-demand services of PPV.


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