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By Alan Pergament » 9:36 AM

Inquiring minds want to know: What are the chances that Entercom Radio’s WBEN-AM will drop Rush Limbaugh after a Boston station owned by the same company announced plans to drop the conservative... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Thursday, May 28, 2015

David Letterman went out a late-night winner in Western New York. Lester Holt is holding his own here as the anchor of “The NBC Nightly News.” And NBC’s “Today” show is a much bigger... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Wednesday, May 27, 2015

TV leftovers after the Memorial Day weekend: I tend to see things that I’ve missed on TV during a long weekend. Top of the list this past weekend was Channel 2’s "Sunday Sports Extra." I... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Tuesday, May 26, 2015

I hadn’t realized there were so many broadcast network television programmers in Western New York until David Letterman retired. Let me explain. Over the weekend, Channel 4 meteorologist Don... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Friday, May 22, 2015

This is what I’m thinking: Channel 2 was a big winner in the May sweeps that concluded Wednesday night. The NBC affiliate won in household ratings in every important time period it competes... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Thursday, May 21, 2015

  My Top 10 takeaways from David Letterman’s amusing star-studded and clip heavy farewell Wednesday:   I can’t believe I stayed up until 12:55 a.m. to watch it rather than DVR... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Wednesday, May 20, 2015

I’ve watched more of David Letterman’s late-night show during the May sweeps than I have in years and learned one valuable lesson before tonight’s finale on CBS. If you’re going to DVR the... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Tuesday, May 19, 2015

You have questions, I have answers. Inquiring minds want to know: What happened to Fox affiliate WUTV Sunday night during “The Simpsons” and “Brooklyn Nine Nine”? Channel 29's satellite... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Monday, May 18, 2015

Spoiler alert: If you haven’t watched the finale of AMC’s “Mad Men” called “Person to Person” yet, you probably shouldn’t read this blog: The primary feeling I had with the Sunday... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Thursday, May 14, 2015

Channel 4 is making some morning changes after the end of the May sweeps, which so far haven’t gone well for “Wake Up!” Brittni Smallwood, who has been anchoring “Weekend Wake Up!,” will... Read More

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