Monthly Archives: July 2011

Fox Season Premieres Following the 63rd Primetime Emmys

Summer will soon be coming to an end, so it is time to start thinking about some of those fall season premieres. To get the week of season premieres started, the 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards will air on Fox. The Emmy Awards dates back to the earliest days of the television industry. Founder Syd Cassyd […]

‘The Chew’ replaces ‘All My Children’ in September on ABC

When ABCannounced they were cancelling ‘All My Children’ and ‘One Life to Live’ it seemed like the end of daytime television. There is no need to worry though because ABC has plans to replace their two longest running programs with two great new shows. That means that ‘All My Children’ would end in September 2011 […]

Don’t Miss a Moment of the Action with the NFL RedZone

 We can all breathe a sigh of relief because Sundays have been saved! After what seemed like forever, the Lockout is finally over. The owners have ratified a new collective bargaining agreement, and the players have finally accepted the agreement. So now the question is, are you ready for some football? If you have yet […]

Blockbuster Maintains 1,500 Stores Nationwide

For all of you that were wondering what DISH Network had planned for Blockbuster, when they acquired them on April 26th, 2011, seem to finally be getting some answers. On July 21, 2011 Blockbuster L.L.C. announced that it has assumed contracts with property owners nationwide and will continue to maintain operations of more than 1,500 […]

Food Network takes Chefs to the Extreme

Imagine having to cook an entire three course meal with a Swiss army knife as your only utensil…or having to extract ingredients from a block of ice? These are just a few or the arduous challenges that the contestants on ‘Extreme Chef’ are put through! In this grueling TV show, three contestants go head to […]

Catch HBO Documentary Series ‘Mann vs. Ford’ Monday at 9pm

Directed and produced by Maro Chermay and Micah Fink and produced by Jamie Redford, Mann vs. Ford is a documentary that follows the Ramapough Indians in their quest for justice. The Ramapough Indians led by their legal team, take on Ford and the EPA in hopes of securing a safe and healthy future for their […]

Watch Premiere of ‘Magic Beyond Words The J.K. Rowling Story’ on Lifetime Television

This last weekend, the final Harry Potter installment hit the movie theatres as fans camped out at movie theatres across the country to get their last fix of the wizard story empire, author J.K. Rowling has created over the years. A new Lifetime original movie will premiere, ‘Magic Beyond Words: The J.K. Rowling Story,’ on Monday night […]

Catch WWE Money In The Bank Action on DISH Network PPV Sunday

Wrestlemania (pictured) fans now have another WWE event to look forward to as the second annual Money In The Bank (MITB) ladder match airs on DISH Network PPV Sunday, July 17. This year’s MITB match will feature CM Punk as he tries to defend his position in the WWE family against fan favorite, John Cena. In case you’re […]

DISH Network Adds International Racing Channel – SPEED2 – to Exclusive Online Programming Options

DISH Network’s motocross fans that are already hooked on the TV Network SPEED, now have access to multiple international motor sports channels online through SPEED2. Most of the sporting events aired on SPEED2 can not be found on regular network television nor on the SPEED Channel through DISH Network; not to mention the exclusive “enthusiast titles” that are available online (see […]

DISH Network Adds TerreStar to List of 2011 Acquisitions

In a recent auction, DISH Network came out on top again adding TerreStar to the long list of strategic corporate acquisitions for the satellite TV provider. DISH Network’s bid for $1.38 billion was approved by a bankruptcy court judge on July 7, giving sole ownership of the $1 billion in debt TerreStar enterprise to Charlie Ergen’s […]