OWN’s The Haves and the Have Nots

OWN’s The Haves and the Have Nots

This past fall, we reviewed Tyler Perry’s salacious, steamy soap opera, “If Loving You is Wrong,” and it’s hardly a coincidence that his other mega-hit series on the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) — “The Haves and the Have Nots (HAHN)” — is just as salacious...
CMT’s Nashville

CMT’s Nashville

After four seasons on broadcast network television, ABC decided to cancel the primetime music drama, “Nashville.” The reaction was swift and predictable… thousands of broken-hearted fans took to social media in an outpouring of love and support for the show. For a...
The 2017-2018 College Football Bowl Season

The 2017-2018 College Football Bowl Season

If you are a college football fanatic (and count me in), then December is — as Andy Williams once  crooned — “…the most wonderful time of the year,” with dozens of Division One College Football Bowl games on tap, beginning on the 16th and culminating in...
Holiday Programming 2017

Holiday Programming 2017

“Home for the holidays” conjures many images, and when it comes to watching television during the month of December, that image is probably ad-supported cable television, which accrues over 80% of all gross impressions associated with holiday-themed TV programming. As...
Cake Wars

Cake Wars

Has our country gone a little dessert-crazy? I’m not referring to the gradual increase in our collective waist size, but rather the sheer number of current TV shows and specials devoted to a growing array of sweet delectables. According to the fascinating blog site,...
Thanksgiving Day 2017 Cable Marathon

Thanksgiving Day 2017 Cable Marathon

In what has become an annual holiday tradition, the cable industry will be serving up a stack of marathon programming events this Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 23rd. And side-by-side with all that great home cookin’ will be a round-the-clock buffet of...