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Game Shows

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Anyone who knows me knows I’ve always been a big game show fan. But here’s a look at my picks for favorite game show hosts.

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Ever pondered what makes popular TV shows so popular? I have, especially when one everyone seems to love leaves me scratching my head.

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I’ve always been a fan of game shows, and in fact, some of my earliest memories watching television involves the game show genre.

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Yes, I’m a big fan of game shows. But over the last decade or so, I’ve always felt the need to qualify that statement.

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Fifty-five years ago this week, the then head of the FCC described television as a ‘vast wasteland’ and challenged broadcasters to do something about …

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I believe it’s a safe guess on my part that only a narrow splinter of this blog’s audience will ever even have heard of …

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Game show icon Bob Barker is back on the CBS stage of The Price is Right celebrating his 90th birthday. No other game show …

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Word to the wise: if you file a Worker’s Comp claim over a debilitating injury, avoid the temptation to “Come on Down!” This could …

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Weeks after NBC renewed its only soap, CBS has gone one step further, announcing that it’s renewing its entire daytime lineup for the 2013-2014 …

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Think I’m too strict on grammar and language? If so, you should do yourself a favor and not waste your time auditioning to play …

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Five years ago today, a major change happened on CBS’s The Price is Right. And things just haven’t been the same since.

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They were just words on a script, as Bob Barker put it, but in the care of announcer Johnny Olson, the phrase, “Come on Down!” became a part of Americana. And 40 years ago today, Olson spoke those words for the first time.

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