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“Hot Bench” Is Hot

I have been programming TV stations since 1983 and I have seen a lot of shows but I am liking a new first run court show Hot Bench (weekdays 3:00 pm on TXA21)

09/16/2014

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Last U.S. Open Tennis Championship On CBS

Since 1968, CBS Sports has been the broadcast home for the U.S. Open. It has been the “big event” between the end of the PGA schedule and the start of the NFL season.

08/26/2014

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My Top 10 All-Time Radio Disc Jockeys, Part 2

You know, there are so many good radio DJs around our area and abroad (including overseas) so here is another list of my ten favorite radio disc jockeys of all time.

07/22/2014

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Best Television Medical Dramas

Over the last couple of months I have had some close loved ones in and out of the hospital. But now that everyone is doing better, it reminded me of the great TV medical dramas.

07/10/2014

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Radio Music Director For A Day

I love radio. So, if I could be a radio music director for one day, and could schedule music on a greatest hits station like KLUV-FM, here is my list of what I would play.

07/02/2014

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My Top 10 Radio Disc Jockeys Of All Time

This one is about my personal vote for 10 of the best radio disc jockeys over a 40-50 year period. Certainly it is not all inclusive and doesn’t list all of my favorites

06/30/2014

Old TV Ken Foote Radio TV Files

Character Actor Ronnie Schell

Ronnie Schell was one of those entertainers who had multiple skills. He had intended to be a professional baseball player before starting his career as a comedian.

06/22/2014

Untouched House Belonging To Indian Aristocrats Is Sold

Speak Your Mind To CBS 11 & TXA 21

Two big subject areas concerned viewers this week. Some people could not see the graphics on the Rangers broadcasts, and many emails asked about the CBS 11 News talent.

04/29/2014

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Character Actor Of The Month: Neil Hamilton

This month’s character is Neil Hamilton, a handsome actor with a distinctive voice you may remember best as Commissioner Gordon of the Gotham City Police Department.

04/22/2014

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Beautiful Music Radio

Beautiful music stations were a staple of radio programming for many years until other formats took hold such as Top 40 and all-news. Artists included Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Rosemary Clooney, Johnny Mathis and more.

01/29/2014

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The 1960s Spy Shows

This afternoon one of our employees reminded me of the character Emma Peel from the 1960’s TV series ‘The Avengers’. Now I won’t reveal details of what triggered that but let’s just say that it gave me an idea for this week’s blog.

01/22/2014

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Remembering Russell Johnson & Dave Madden

We lost two character actors this week, one of them you can see on MeTV, KTXA-DT 21.2.

01/18/2014

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