"TV" No Longer Means "Network"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It's the end of an era: Free network TV. Network TV no longer matters to those doing the judging of the Golden Globes: the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. None of the major categories nominated for awards were from network TV. Of course, network TV was never really free.

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TV/Cable Ad Spending - COVID-19 Accelerating Shift to Other Mediums

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Contractually, May gives big marketers like General Mills and Pepsico an out on how much they will be spending for advertising on network television and cable.   Traditional television could go the way of having an administrative assistant to do word processing and handle whatever.

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Golden Age of TV - When We Knew We Were Safe

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  What does eventually bring sleep, I have recently discovered, is circling back to the Golden Age of Television. careers Current Affairs Generational Divide Hope Intuitive Personal Musings Simplification StoryTelling Television Values VoodooAlfred Hitchcock. The Twilight Zone.

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"Court TV" Might Have More Amber Guyger

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

But it was wonderful for "Court TV." legal Media Personal Musings Television ValuesIn Texas, there is a 30-day window for lawyers to file a notice or intent to appeal. Amber Guyger's lawyer Michael Mowla has done just that. Here are more details from CNN.

2019 52

Young Turks Debuts on Current TV — Liberal Television

TJ Walker Interactive

TJ Walker congratulates Cenk Uygur on his show premiere on Current TV. Do democrats even watch TV? Good luck and congrats to Cenk Uygur and The Young Turks on their debut tonight on Current TV. Communications Politics cenk uygur current tv liberals young turksBut is there room for more programming with a liberal focus? Cenk really paid his dues during a lot of [.].

TV Lawyers We Love

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Since the early days of the medium of television, we bonded with fictional lawyers. " But the relationship was strong enough to have the television powers that be keep putting out there lawyer types. On Current Affairs Games Personal Musings Television

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More "Chicago Med," Less "Court TV," "Shark Tank"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Obviously, for the next season there will be more medical programming, both instructional and fictional, on television. Branding careers Content-provider Current Affairs Hope legal Media Personal Musings Science StoryTelling Television Values Web/Tech

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"Television" - A Generic Term, Meaning Just About Any Video Experience

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"A generational divide over the very meaning of 'television' has emerged. "  - Terrence McCoy, "The ESPN streaming deal and how TV is becoming entertainment for old people," in The Washington Post, January 6, 2015.

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TV - Nonono, It's Not Dead

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The May 21st version of "Gillmor Gang" focuses on television. Among what the panel agrees on are: TV is not dead. Current Affairs DigitalInfluencer Games Media Online video Personal Musings Selling Television Web/Tech

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Campaign 2012: This one is being televised

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

This week the presidential campaign got reconfigured with Mitt Romney's superior performance during the first debate, which most people viewed via conventional television.    The old medium of TV remains a powerful force in politics.

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When Network TV Allows a Character to Grow - "A Million Little Things"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Network television is usually the land of stagnant characters. Now, according to TV By The Numbers , it has 4.7   Perhaps the message here to network television is: Let the characters grow, especially through pain. 

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TV interviews with politicians

Max Atkinson

But not in the way he did here with Mrs May because, unlike a lot of TV interviewers (e.g. I have no idea why he resigned as political editor to BBC 2's Newsnight, but thought it a damaging loss to the BBC that he went back to Channel 4 News, were he started his TV career.

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Research Lag - Network TV Programming Still Featuring AA

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Network TV is an old-line entity. legal Personal Musings Science TelevisionLast night the rerun of "Criminal Minds" featured unit leader Strauss' sobriety in AA. The tragedy was that the bad guy forced her to drink.

2019 56

TV Cop Shows - Topical Hacks

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The world of network television is very competitive. Current Affairs Personal Musings TelevisionMost of the cop shows leverage topical controversial issues to capture and keep eyeballs.

Don’t forget the TV Camera during Televised meetings | Media Training

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized Media Training

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TV Writers - Brutal Lesson from "LA Law"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Personal Musings Television Values Writing"LA Law" began to jump the shark slowly - then abruptly. The slow part was when the characters started to act out of character. For example, we recall that playboy lawyer Arnie Becker dated his non-glam secretary. 

2018 52

TV - Of Course, There Will Be Another GoT

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The finale of "Game of Thrones" does not mean the end of the era of blockbuster television shows.    From the beginning of the medium of television, there was a primal need to attach to fictional characters.

2019 56

The Power of American TV - The Prince, The Minor, The Go-Between

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Giuffre presented herself on network television. From the get-go, back in the 1950s, TV has been  the power medium in America. Lots has been added to network TV such as HBO.

2019 56

Guest Posting: Presentation Tips from TV’s Shark Tank & Dragons Den, by Roger Kethcart

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Roger Kethcart is a reality TV junkie with an amateur interest in the art of public speaking. He almost made his trade the dissemination of information by becoming a public school teacher, but the lure of writing about TV all day long was too much for him to resist. Business Communication Public Speaking television

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Network TV - Booty-Shaking/Pole-Dancing No, But Sociopath Female, Okay

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Now, on network television - NBC - "Good Girls" - delivers that same amorality.  It's odd that some television viewers responded with moral outrage at the booting-shaking and pole-dancing half-time Super Bowl show. According to TV Series Finale , its viewership has remained stable at about two million viewers.  Personal Musings Television ValuesOn AMC, Tony Soprano and Walter White had both been amoral.

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PowerPoint on radio and television revisited

Max Atkinson

TV news via PowerPoint: 0% of viewers remember all the points made in a BBC PowerPoint-style news presentation BigBoard: Are BBC PowerPoint news reports going from bad to worse?

Film "Widows" - Darker Version of TV "Good Girls"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Overall, "Widows" is a darker version of the television show "Good Girls." Film Games legal Personal Musings Politics Television ValuesThe 2018 "heist" film - "Widows" - essentially lifts four law-abiding women out of their comfort zone.

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Toastmaster Time TV Speech: A Tale of Two Cities

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Earlier this month I spent an evening in the Palo Alto Community TV studios being filmed for the monthly Toastmaster Time TV production. Delivering a speech in a TV studio I’d given my speech, [.]. Public Speaking Speech Showcase Crewe London Paris television ToastmastersThis long-running show features speeches by members of different San Francisco Bay Area Toastmasters clubs. Archived speeches go back to 1997.

"Daily Mail TV" - Strong Ratings for CBS Newbie News Magazine

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Daily Mail TV added 10% to lead syndication freshman class at 1.1 " The odds are that Daily Mail TV will become as much a fixture in network broadcasting as the traditional evening news.  Hyper and high drama, "Daily Mail TV" is engaging audiences.

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TV Reruns - Salvation for Professional Class

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

                    careers Current Affairs DigitalInfluencer Television Values VoodooJust about everyone in my residential complex is back to work. That might be at a job.

2017 52

Public Speaker Marketing Tips - Television

Great Public Speaking

Television Running infomercials and appearing as a guest on television shows can attract a wide range of customers to your online business. With traditional television appearances you will want to keep track of which audience members got to your website from which market. An Internet television show can be shot in your home studio and distributed to other people's blogs and websites.

Sign of More Competitive Times for Network TV - Dick Wolf's "Chicago" Triplicate Kicks Off New Season with Extreme Drama

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Like all network television, NBC is competing for eyeballs. That is the longest running TV drama.   Branding Content-provider Current Affairs Personal Musings Television WritingThe dog fight is not only from other content providers such as cable and Netflix.

2019 56

Baby talk on BBC daytime television?

Max Atkinson

As our dog likes watching television (day and night), she sometimes introduces me to the wonders of daytime TV. In one of these shows - BBC's Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is - the random intonation of the unseen presenter's voice struck me as being bizarre enough to be worth a quick trawl through YouTube for a specimen: My researches also led to a TV Guide , where the first comment on the show was headed ' Rubbish voice over'.

Irony: Network TV Broadcasts Ads for Roundup, Law Firm Pitches for Plaintiffs for Roundup Lawsuits

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

On network television it continues to be advertised. Ironically, also on network television law firms are pitching for Roundup plaintiffs.  Current Affairs legal Personal Musings Science Selling Television

2019 52

Now You Can Catch "The Good Fight" on Network TV

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

" Tonight it became available network television, on CBS, at 9 P.M. "The Good Fight" is the sequel to "The Good Wife." New York Time. Since 2017, you could view the pile up of the seasons' episodes only through CBS Streaming Service on CBS All Access.

2019 52

Expect More TV Programs About Young (Rich) Lawyers

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

    careers Personal Musings TelevisionAnd, so soon after the Cravath Bump …  Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy is increasing - significantly - associate salaries. 

2018 52

"Criminal Minds" - 21st Century TV Blesses Being "Troubled"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The same success formula of putting out there well-intentioned but flawed characters dominates 21st century TV. In contrast, TV in the 50s put out there well-balanced characters like Jim Anderson from "Father Knows Best." 

2017 52

Jane Pauley, America's Sweetheart, Returns to Regular TV Slot

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Branding careers Cover Letters Current Affairs Games Generational Divide Media Public Speaking Television ValuesLike Mary Tyler Moore aka Mary Richards, Jane Pauley had been America's sweetheart.

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"Station 19" - Do We Really Want Another First-Responder Show on Network TV?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  To begin with, there is already a glut of first responders on network television.    Personal Musings TelevisionYet another fire engine. Also, another play out of intimate, close, and not so close relationships in a fire house.

2019 56

Public Speaking - Tips For Television and Video

Great Public Speaking

TV lights can penetrate several layers of skin. Lillian Brown has written the best resource I know of on the topic of appearing on television. MEN * Wear knee-length socks. Always keep double breasted jackets buttoned. Single breasted jackets can be opened, but not too wide. *

When a TV Series Goes on Too Long: "Law & Order SVU"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

But the series, like most programming on television, has outlived its half life. Personal Musings TelevisionExpect surprises when watching the long-running series "Law & Order SVU."

2019 52

TV Still Dominates Ad Spend (Source: Nielsen)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Branding Media Online video Personal Musings Selling Television Web/Tech Those of us in communications better pay attention to the ads during the SuperBowl.  According to Nielsen, 58% of global spending on advertising is still invested in that mature medium.

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Realities of Practicing Law - When TV Legal Dramas Get Those Right - and Wrong

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The lawyers in television's popular "L.A. Television program "The Good Wife" provided episodes digging into the financial challenges of a law firm. careers Current Affairs Games legal Personal Musings Television Values

2019 52

"FBI" - Does Network TV Need Another One of Those, Even If Produced by Dick Wolf?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

This fall "FBI," produced by Dick Wolf, is coming to network television. We already have has plenty of those on network television.   Branding careers Content-provider Current Affairs legal Media Personal Musings Television Values Writing

2018 56

Los Angeles Anti-Semitism - What We Know from TV Crime Shows like "Criminal Minds"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

As law enforcement observes on all those popular television crime shows such as "Criminal Minds," the guy is escalating. Current Affairs legal Personal Musings Religion TelevisionIn Los Angeles, anti-Semitism has taken on a rawness. 

The Get-Bad-Guy TV Crime Show - That Genre Requires Tormented and Quirky Chararacters

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The iconic get-the-bad-guys television shows have been built on this platform:  flawed and quirky characters. Personal Musings Television

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Fall Schedule: Sunday's a dog fight for television

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Those of us who have mastered the TV recording machines could tape some shows and watch the others as they air.    However, TV is such a mature medium.  So, no question, Sunday evening TV has turned into a dog fight. Tags: Television The popularity of "Mad Men" and "Rubicon" could be the arrow in the heart of the aging "CSI: Miami" and "Desperate Housewives," among others.

Famous Speech Friday: Jackie Kennedy's 1962 televised tour of the White House

The Eloquent Woman

television networks aired an unprecedented public speaking tour de force by a woman, when First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy led a televised tour of the White House and its just-completed $2 million renovations. Fifty years ago on Valentine's Day 1962, major U.S.