TV Tapas: Should Women Who Aren’t Pregnant Get ‘Me-ternity’ Leave?

Should Women Who Don’t Have Children Get ‘Me-ternity’ Leave? (‘The View’) Random Thoughts… Still reeling from Sunday’s “Game of Thrones.” With all the deaths and other big ol’ moments, it really feels like they’re stepping on the gas pedal. That’s not a complaint. Free Million-Dollar Idea: “Breakdancing with the Stars.” You’re welcome, ABC. Are you […]

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‘Teen Beach Movie’ Is the Second-Most Watched TV Movie on Cable Ever

“Sharknado” isn’t the only summer TV movie that’s breaking records. Disney Channel’s “Teen Beach Movie” is netting some real ratings records. Factoring in seven-day viewing, “Teen Beach Movie” gains 5 million more viewers for a total 13.5 million viewers. That makes it cable’s second most-watched movie in cable history next to Disney Channel’s own “High […]

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Kid-Friendly Version of ‘Win, Lose or Draw’ in the Works

The Disney Channel is reviving the 1980s drawing board game show “Win, Lose or Draw” for a contemporary version featuring Disney Channel stars and kid contestants, the network announced Thursday. This modern version of the classic game show will be “kid and family-friendly” and will be “powered by leading edge technology, motion control, interactive multi-touch […]

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