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The Great Consumer Companies, When They Screw Up, Admit To Their Customers They’ve Done So. Does This Video Supplier Have the Guts to Say ‘Mea Culpa’ To Its 23 Million Subscribers?

[Editor's Note: This commentary first appeared on Jeff Grimshaw's The TV News, which can be found at www.tvnews.com, and we appreciate Jeff letting us reprint it.]It wasn’t so long ago that we were singing the praises of Netflix, calling them…

Point: PR-Wise, Rupert Murdoch Didn’t Do Himself Any Good In His Appearance Before a Parliamentary Committee Last Week

[Editor's Note: This commentary first appeared on Jeff Grimshaw's The TV News, which can be found at www.thetvnews.tv, and we appreciate Jeff letting us reprint it.] As the News Corp. scandal continues to snowball, the company has done a couple…

MSO Cablevision Speaking Out of Both Sides of Its Mouth: It Wants What It Won’t Give

[Editor's Note: This commentary first appeared on Jeff Grimshaw's The TV News, which can be found at www.thetvnews.tv, and we appreciate Jeff letting us reprint it.] Cablevision Systems raised some eyebrows last week with its filing in the FCC’s proceeding…

Hey Oprah, the Scripts You Need Most to Be Reading Are Not About Putting You in a Broadway Play

[Editor's Note: This commentary first appeared on Jeff Grimshaw's The TV News, which can be found at www.thetvnews.tv, and we appreciate Jeff letting us reprint it.] I was privileged to run the PR Department at King World for almost a…

ABC Blew an Opportunity When It Announced It Was Killing ‘All My Children’ and ‘One Life to Live’

[Editor's Note: This is the first entry from a new TVWeek Open Mic blogger, Arthur Sando. Sando is a public relations/corporate communications specialist who has worked with some of the most dynamic individuals and companies in the TV industry, most notably Ted...