Debates by Category: Television

November 17, 2011

Cable TV Bills? Not Going Anywhere

Hulu, YouTube, and other Internet sources of movies and shows notwithstanding, consumers will still turn to their TV sets for entertainment—and pay cable companies for the privilege. Pro or con?

Read the debate by guest columnists Ron Frankel and Ryan Lawler and watch the video with Bloomberg cable-TV analyst Paul Sweeney

July 9, 2009

TV Talk Show Hosts: Stop Giving Medical Advice

If television hosts want to dispense medical counsel on their shows, they should be held accountable legally for the quality of information they’re disseminating. Pro or con?

May 13, 2009

Cable News Channels Are Turn-offs

Most 24-hour TV cable news channels are a waste of time—too much punditry, celebrity coverage, and sensationalism, and not enough real news. Pro or con?

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