Jump to content
  • Create New...


  • Content Count

  • Joined

  • Last visited

  • Days Won


RetroCirq last won the day on September 27 2020

RetroCirq had the most liked content!

Community Reputation

134 Excellent

1 Follower

About RetroCirq

  • Rank
    VP/ General Manager (Emeritus)
  • Birthday 06/01/1984

Recent Profile Visitors

The recent visitors block is disabled and is not being shown to other users.

  1. Not in the sense of return to form of watching television (sorry, that ship had sailed), but in the sense of more variety in their programming or it can end up like AM NewsTalk Radio.
  2. I know it sucks for viewers who just want to be entertained (nee watch DVDs and BluRays), but time moves forward instead of backwards. Maybe in the next decade we could see a return to form.
  3. So in other words, it doesn't matter if a syndicated rerun (in which you can watch on streaming and physical media (re: DVD/BluRay) would bring higher viewers or say a syndicated talk show, in which the station has to slice it's revenue pie, with local programming (namely news), they get all the revenue and reinvest it in other properties like (newsvans, helicopters, drones), just to name a few.
  4. I would like to learn more about the decisions in terms of profit margins in buying syndicated programming versus producing an expanded newscast.
  5. @CalItalian2You are now free to celebrate and gloat at NN's ratings!
  6. Knowing CBS, they'd pull a trick on our sleeves...
  7. I'm sure you can buy a champagne and celebrate the failure that is NewsNation. You're free to gloat.
  8. I had my share of copyright infringment over the years, but this feels different. So, I had to remove a few videos from my secondary YouTube page in order to keep it running.
  9. Big fan of your channel by the way. This alone is one of the reasons why I've been adding sketches and comedy bits to the commercial blocks. (Yes, we're talking about the Off-Air Circus Troupe i.e. the mimes, etc.)
  10. The lawsuit was historic simply due to the fact that User Generated Content and Safe Harbor provisions constitute for fair use. So if the management at WPLG Inc., (BH Media) feels that the value of an old newscast would diminish the value of its current newscasts (or probabbly some of the former anchors don't want their likenesses there), then that's another story for another time. Overall, this is a setback, but WPLG is within their rights.
  11. Actually, WPLG's doing well in the ratings and with the recent deal with WSFL, it's not much of a loss. But as far as archival footage is concerned, there are far more things they should be worried about instead of cracking down on YouTubers, see Viacom v. Google.
  12. By the way, if anyone is interested in supporting Sloan's situation, use the hashtag #FreetheAirchive so YouTube could know.
  13. Okay, @CalItalian2you can post and say "I told you so."
  14. Tell him this: Blue Bloods is on streaming, Movies: Streaming, sitcom reruns, dramas, etc. Streaming and or physical (DVDs/BluRay). Change is hard, but its an adjustment.

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue. By using TVNewsTalk you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.