If you want to know why Ted Turner is Jane Fonda’s favorite ex-husband, look no further than statements like these.
When I was a newly-minted journalist we called Ted Turner’s Cable News Network the Chicken Noodle Network. Today that poultry- based moniker seems poised to make a return. The NY Times reports this morning:
CNN continued what has become a precipitous decline in ratings for its prime-time programs in the first quarter of 2010, [...]
CNN reported late Friday that FOX was not going to “pull” its programming from some 15 million Time Warner subscribers after all. Pull? Interesting word choice. Thank God no American will be deprived of American Idol.
The FOX television network spent the month of December negotiating with Time Warner Cable on behalf of it’s 18 large-market [...]