The reputation of sports as a sure television winner is being enhanced by CBS and Turner Broadcasting's ratings results for their coverage of the NCAA Men's Division 1 Basketball Tournament -- better known as March Madness. Nielsen figures indicate that average ratings for the coverage on CBS, TBS, TNT, and truTV was up 9 percent from a year ago for the first week of the contests. The number of viewers, in fact, is higher than at any time since 1993. In a statement, CBS and Turner, citing a study by Bluefin Labs, a Cambridge, MA-based social TV analytics company, said that in addition to viewer growth, social media activity related to the contests was up a whopping 154 percent to 6.3 million comments during the week.
The most exciting acts to watch out for at this year's event.
They'll release 'Joy as an Act of Resistance' in August.
He is apparently on the shortlist for the new movie.
'The Now Now' will be released on June 29th, and two new teaser tracks have appeared - 'Humility' and 'Lake Zurich'.
At the end of its near month-long festival, Brighton was lucky enough to play host to two extremely good acts: welcoming both Ezra Furman and Du...