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RCA TK47

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  1. Add to that list former KCRA/KQCA Sacramento & KCPQ Seattle owner Jon Kelly of the now defunct Kelly Broadcasting Company. We are losing the pioneers of local TV. Not a good weekend at all. https://www.kcra.com/article/former-kcra-3-owner-jon-kelly-dead-at-84/33423844
  2. I liked it at first, but now that I come back & look at it... it has a somber, almost funeral-like look to it. The black, especially with that Coronavirus graphic, really accentuates that tone. Looks depressing. I also think it will look awkward for a morning newscast.
  3. It’s been my opinion that in situations like these the FCC should take action and fine the offender. Hunt the guy down, fine him $100,000... If he can’t pay, garnish his wages and collect any IRS refunds he has coming for the rest of his life until it’s paid in full.
  4. CBS still does a newscast every night? I thought that stopped when Cronkite retired!
  5. I don't see this WFH option becoming the norm. IMHO, every day that this WFH thing drags on, it makes the anchors and reporters look less and less like a cohesive news team. People reporting live from their living room/bedroom/basement makes it look like they don't even go out to do a story. I can maybe see reporters working from home in the future-- but no more live shots from the house.... it looks silly.
  6. I noticed today during NBC daytime that they don't have them, but some affiliates are still rocking them in their bugs during regular programming & news. Anybody know if NBC has offered any instructions to affiliates to dump them and bring them back in January 2021? Just curious. I couldn't see stations hanging onto them for the next year and a half. Seems like overkill.
  7. IMHO here's what I have noticed about Norah from the very beginning: She doesn't smile enough. The old adage goes, "It's not what you say, but how you say it." I'm not saying she needs to smile while delivering sad stories and the like, (this is gonna hurt and will sound cruel, not trying to be sexist, but I need to be honest) ....but she needs to lose the RBF. If you don't know what RBF is.... google it. She's a very good looking woman, but I don't think her expressions while delivering serious stories are very inviting. It's almost like she has a scowl on her face. There are plenty of female anchors out there who can deliver a heavy story without looking into the camera like you spilled purple grape juice on their new white couch. Norah is not one of them.
  8. RCA TK47

    The "3" Thread

    I keep pushing the new 3 logo in this darn elevator to get WKYC on the screen and nothing happens! Lol!
  9. Glad to see in Shanahan’s tweet that they are losing the oddball searchlight letter “X” in the FOX part of the logo.... it never looked quite right, especially when the logo was shrunken down:
  10. Today the favorite icon on my phone changed by itself to this version today, interesting;
  11. Noticed that KOVR’s logo has been changed from blue to all gold (including the CBS eye) on their video player. None of the other O&Os are like this. Change coming?
  12. Hmmmm... that logo.... who in the hell gave the final approval on that disaster? Stevie Wonder could come up with a better design!
  13. Oh my... that slogan... Sounds like something a stalker would say to their victim.
  14. NBC and FOX should really be worried about NASCAR’s ratings freefall, not the NFL. They are stuck in a contract that runs until 2024 and ratings for some races are down as much as 50% since 2014. www.forbes.com/sites/davecaldwell/2018/11/01/even-during-the-2018-playoffs-nascar-viewers-are-tuning-out/amp/ The NFL’s tv deals will be just fine, but I really have a hard time seeing NBC and FOX wanting to renew their NASCAR deals in five years. Who knows how much revenue NBC/FOX will lose between now and then on the current package that they probably overpaid for. NASCAR better hope they have some improvement in ratings by 2024, or they will be up a certain creek without a paddle. It will be tough for NASCAR to get bids for the new package if things keep going the way they have been.
  15. Ugly. The Minecraft D.C. bureau I guess. I can’t wait to see how many times they put the wrong station logo in the backdrop. There’s too much going on in the background and it doesn’t even match the graphics well. I usually like Hearst’s stuff, but this just looks silly.
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