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  1. Cable Wars: Why Viacom and DirecTV's Fight Was Just the Beginning

    11:00 am 7/26/2012

    Retransmission rights and a wave of deals expiring mean trouble among networks, cable companies and satellite providers. Read more

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  2. Comedy Central Extends Contracts With Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert

    7:50 am 7/25/2012

    New deals keep Stewart and Colbert at the network into the middle of 2015 and through the end of 2014, respectively.Read more

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  3. Jon Stewart Skewers ABC's Brian Ross for Linking 'Dark Knight' Shooter to Tea Party (Video)

    6:22 am 7/24/2012

    The correspondent had cited the wrong James Holmes during breaking coverage of Friday's massacre in Colorado.Read more

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  4. Viacom’s Weaknesses Could Drag Out DirecTV Fight (Analysis)

    11:29 am 7/18/2012

    Despite the popularity of its channels and shows, Viacom lacks local channels and big sporting events that customers can’t live without. Digital rights and Epix might be the keys to an agreement. Read more

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  5. Comedy Central's Daniel Tosh Apologizes for Rape Joke

    6:02 am 7/11/2012

    The "Tosh.0" host also maintains "there are awful things in the world but you can still make jokes about them."Read more

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  6. Jon Stewart Skewers CNN Over Supreme Court Snafu (Video)

    8:07 am 6/29/2012

    The "Daily Show" host takes gleeful aim at the news network's botched reporting on Thursday's health care ruling.Read more

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  7. Anthony Jeselnik Talker Among Comedy Central Series Orders

    10:10 am 6/28/2012

    The cable network also picks up a sketch show from Amy Schumer and hybrid effort from Ben Hoffman. Read more

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  8. Roseanne Barr Is Getting Roasted on Comedy Central

    12:02 pm 6/25/2012

    The comedian, actress and presidential candidate will sit on the hot seat as the network's latest celebrity roastee.Read more

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  9. Emmys 2012: 'SNL' Faces Stiff Competition From 'Portlandia', 'Key & Peele'

    9:28 am 6/15/2012

    The respective IFC and Comedy Central sketch shows are among the fiercest challengers Lorne Michaels' NBC mainstay has faced in years. Read more

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  10. 'South Park' Wins 'What What (in the Butt)' Legal Fight

    12:41 pm 6/7/2012

    "The episode is clearly a parody of the original 'WWITB' video, providing commentary on the ridiculousness of the original video and the viral nature of certain YouTube videos," the 7th Circuit rules.Read more

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