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Entertainer Rich Little arrives at the funeral for actor Tony Curtis at Palm Mortuary & Cemetary on October 4, 2010 in Henderson, Nevada. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Snowing? The Show Must Go On!

If you have been keeping up with the weather, then you know how much snow hit the northeastern U.S. this week. But that weather triggers a story told by comedian Rich Little.

21 hours ago

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Netflix Adds 4.3 Million Subscribers In Q4

Coming off its best quarter yet, Netflix is accelerating its international expansion in hopes its original programming will hook millions more subscribers on the Internet video service.

01/21/2015

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Instant Replay Inventor Dies At 81

Tony Verna, a television director and producer who invented instant replay for live sports 51 years ago, has died. He was 81.

01/19/2015

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Chuck Lorre Throws Love At Charlie Sheen

Chuck Lorre won’t clear the mystery about whether Charlie Sheen’s character will return for the “Two and a Half Men” series finale, but he’s throwing a lot of love Sheen’s way.

01/16/2015

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Where’s My Carol Burnett?

The biggest topic for the last two weeks has been about Carol Burnett & Friends on MeTV/KTXA 21.2 and why it is not being shown locally even though there are promotional spots airing. I’d like to explain.

01/14/2015

Director Richard Linklater, winner of Best Director for "Boyhood," poses in the press room during the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 11, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

“Boyhood” Takes Top Honor At Golden Globes

Richard Linklater’s “Boyhood” dominated the Golden Globes on Sunday, winning best drama, best director for Linklater and best supporting actress for Patricia Arquette.

01/12/2015

The cast and crew of "The Big Bang Theory" accept the Favorite TV Show award on stage at The 41st Annual People's Choice Awards at Nokia Theatre LA Live on January 7, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

“Big Bang” Wins At People’s Choice Awards

“The Big Bang Theory” won multiple honors at the People’s Choice Awards on Thursday night, including favorite network TV comedy, favorite TV show and favorite comedic TV actress.

01/08/2015

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DFW TV History From April 14, 1986

A funny thing happened to me in the spring of 1986, on the way to work as director of programming for KXTX Channel 39 (this is now a Telemundo station owned by NBC Universal).

01/07/2015

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TV Makers Design For Streaming Video

Does anyone just watch TV anymore? The dramatic shift toward online and mobile viewing is driving television set makers to design as much for streaming video as for watching broadcast or cable channels.

01/06/2015

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Sketch Released Of Suspect In Waco TV Weatherman Shooting

DPS investigators have released a sketch of the suspected gunman who shot a Waco weatherman outside the television station on Wednesday.

12/18/2014

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Radio & TV Performance Royalties

Do you ever wonder how much money singers, songwriters, actors, actresses, writers, directors and producers make on performance royalties of their work on radio and TV?

12/16/2014

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My Top TV Game Show Hosts Of All Time

Game shows, also known in the early days of radio as quiz shows, have been a staple of network radio and television since the 1930s. And the hosts had and have talent.

12/11/2014

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