As another season begins, MLB faces an unsustainable future -- and you’re picking up the tab.
This morning, Courthouse News directs our attention to a legal dispute playing out in Judge Carlos Cortez's courtroom: Country Music Television v. Time Warner Cable, filed by McKinney Ave. attorney Michael Raiff. The original complaint itself isn't available: All of the available filings in the D ... More >>
Blockbuster CEO Jim Keyes at one of the prototype extreme makeovers debuted in Dallas in 2008Had a long talk with Greg Meyer last night. He's the guy who owns 645,000 shares of Blockbuster -- more than any exec at Blockbuster, save for CEO Jim Keyes, whose stock comes with the title, and more tha ... More >>
Could your cellphone's ability to stream music render the iPod obsolete? Quite possibly.
On Page 13A of Your Morning Paper is Dora the Explorer, crying all over a full-page ad that screams: "Time Warner Cable is Taking Dora Off the Air Tonight! Along with 19 of your favorite channels!" Which is a bit of a stretch. Spike? Please. MTV? Since when? 1985? TV Land? Since when? 1966? OK, thou ... More >>
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Look out, evil Madison Avenue, these Jesus warriors have a battle plan for you
Amazing the stuff you find trolling the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's Web site when you've got nothing else to do. For instance, take this little item from Belo Corp.'s Form 10-K annual report, filed with the SEC just last week: "On January 5, 2006, Infinity Radio, Inc., a subsidiary o ... More >>
Will Clarke has a deal with a New York publisher and a Hollywood studio, and it only took him eight years to become an overnight success
Why the biggest deal at Sundance was no big deal at all
Let Belo buy every station in the country--makes my job easier
One nonprofit helped save radio. Sort of. For now.
So is media consolidation a bad thing?
Troma's Lloyd Kaufman has guts, all over the floor
DEJ Productions tries to give "direct-to-video" a good name
Will Belo be bought? Yes. Or no. Either way, you won't be able to tell.
The government killed TV, and Hollywood's begging it to revive the corpse
KRBV's change in format causes barely a ripple in the airwaves
VH1 vice president's novel about the music business mourns an era just since passed
After years of talking and hoping, DNA Productions finally inks a big-time deal
Are Virgin and Tower really the enemy, or can the indie stores fight back?
A breach-of-contract lawsuit dogs A.H. Belo's bid to join the media big leagues
Wars between the electronics giants are killing Dallas' independent music stores