Animal Kingdom

Animal Kingdom

Animal Kingdom Don’t be fooled by the title of this second-year TNT drama, “Animal Kingdom,” which sounds like a National Geographic documentary on the wild animals of the Serengeti. But the only animals you’ll find in this show are of the two-legged variety who lead...
12 Monkeys

12 Monkeys

Have you ever seen one of those sci-fi movies in which a time traveler from the future is propelled back in time in order to save the world from a cataclysmic event that is about to occur? In other words, altering the course of an historical event so that it never...
Cable TV Leads News Consumption

Cable TV Leads News Consumption

In 2016, Americans watched, listened to and read a lot more news. Adults 18 and over spent over 72.5 billion minutes consuming news in the average week in 2016 — an 18% increase from the prior year — with most of the increase coming from national cable...
TV Advertising Insights: Golf on Cable TV

TV Advertising Insights: Golf on Cable TV

Take a Swing You often hear about the “Big Four” of professional sports (football, baseball, basketball and hockey), but when it comes to the sheer amount of programming content throughout the entire calendar year, nothing quite matches the game of golf. And, while...
Analyzing NFL Draft TV Ratings Over the Years

Analyzing NFL Draft TV Ratings Over the Years

How passionate are National Football League (NFL) fans? So passionate that they are driven into a feeding frenzy four months before the official season even begins. And how does the NFL generate such excitement that has no parallel in any other sport in the world?...
2017 NHL Playoffs

2017 NHL Playoffs

Of the four major professional sports in the United States, ice hockey is the most unique insofar as it merges the skills of several endeavors, including the finesse of figure skating; the eye-hand coordination of golfing; and the rough & tumble world of...