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Slugline.com

Slugline.com

I guess Politico really is still Politico.

The Future Of TV Looks Very Funny

The Future Of TV Looks Very Funny

Louis C.K., laughing at the television industry for being slow to adapt.

Sandwich Strategy

Sandwich Strategy

FOX schedules a reverse ‘Oreo’- sandwiching an ok ‘middle’ inbetween two great ‘ends’ in hopes of tempting people to ‘taste’ the middle.

Viggle vs. GetGlue

Viggle vs. GetGlue

I’ve never been a huge GetGlue fan- I don’t find getting ‘stickers’ all that motivating (nor back in the day did I find collecting things like pogs exhilarating). I know many people love the system, but it just isn’t for me.

As a TV fan, but especially as a TV researcher.

Show Me Your Teeth

Show Me Your Teeth

Shark Week.

It’s an annual summer programming stunt that’s morphed into a cultural phenomenon. It’s been on air for 24 years- and people still.go.crazy.over.shark.week. After 24 years of just sharks, you’d think people would start to get a little bored, but nope- most still love Shark Week as much as ever.

So what’s the deal? Why has Shark Week been so successful with viewers?