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  The Truth about Television
The drop in IQ scores was large and consistent, and it could not be attributed to television attracting an abundance of children from lower socio-economic groups or crowded families.
It appears that the increased family contact brought about by television is not social except in the most limited sense: that of being in the same room with other people...the viewing atmosphere in most households is one of quiet absorption in the programs on the part of the family members who are present.
Every daytime hour spent in front of a television set is therefore one less hour the child has to ride a bike, play ball, join in team sports, or engage in other activities that would burn calories or raise the child's average metabolic rate.
www.aish.com /societyWork/society/The_Truth_about_Television.asp   (8882 words)

 M E D I A * M A T T E R S * tv
In 1945, there were 9 commercial television stations in the U.S. In 1947, kinescopes were used to tape shows for later broadcast.
In 1948, there were 36 television stations in 19 cities in the U.S. In 1950, 8 million television sets are in the United States.
In 1959, 50 million television sets are in the U.S. In 1960, the presidential debates between John F. Kennedy and Richard M. Nixon were the first to be shown on television.
library.thinkquest.org /TQ0310441/tv/tv_history.html   (463 words)

 soapcentral.com | Awards | Daytime Emmys | soapcentral.com @ soapcentral.com
Before 1973, there was not a separate Emmy ceremony for daytime television.
From 1973 to 2003, the performers themselves decided if they feel their work was worthy of Emmy consideration.
All persons involved in daytime television were allow to submit one nomination in each category.
www.soapcentral.com /soapcentral/awards/emmys/index.php   (624 words)

 1973 in television - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
May 17 - U.S. daytime television is interrupted by the Watergate hearings, which would continue until August 7.
July 2 - US television program Match Game airs its first episode of its 1970s version; it soon becomes immensely popular and eventually the #1 rated daytime television progam for 1973, 1974, and 1975.
US television game show Match Game is the #1 rated show in only its first year, thanks to the zany antics of host Gene Rayburn, Brett Somers, Charles Nelson Reilly, and Richard Dawson.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1973_in_television   (695 words)

 U B U W E B - Film & Video: Richard Serra
Television Delivers People is a seminal work in the now well-established critique of popular media as an instrument of social control that asserts itself subtly on the populace through "entertainments," for the benefit of those in power-the corporations that mantain and profit from the status quo.
Television emerges as little more than a insidious sponsor for the corporate engines of the world.
By appropriating the medium he is criticizing-using television, in effect, against itself-Serra employs a characteristic strategy of early, counter-corporate video collectives-a strategy that remains integral to video artists committed to a critical dismantling of the media's political and ideological stranglehold.
www.ubu.com /film/serra.html   (360 words)

This one, taken from a 1973 television documentary, shows the 'Commodore' to be deteriorating rapidly.
David Mayo: In September 1973, LRH appointed me as the Senior C/S Flag and during this period I also became the C/S for LRH's auditing, until 1975, when he moved to a different location.
In September 1973, Hubbard got word from the Guardian's Office that the threat of extradition had diminished and it was safe for him to return to the ship and, coincidentally, to his wife and children.
www.freezone.org /timetrack/1973.htm   (2376 words)

 Center for Community Access Television (CCATV) Records, 1973-1989
Group comprised of students from the University of Massachusetts and community members who sought to develop and promote cultural, literary, charitable, educational and public affairs television programming.
The Center for Community Access Television (CCATV) was established in 1976 as an outgrowth of meetings initiated one year earlier by the town's Cable Advisory Committee, a group comprised of students from the University of Massachusetts and community members.
In 1982 and 1985, negotiations with the cable company and refranchising resulted in the hiring of a professional director and paid staff as well as the acquisition of operating funds and additional equipment.
asteria.fivecolleges.edu /findaids/umass/mu179.html   (540 words)

 1973   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
1970 1971 1972 - 1973 - 1974 1975 1976
May 17 - Watergate scandal : Hearings begin in the United States Senate and are televised.
October 17 - A worldwide oil shortage the 1973 energy crisis followed an Arab Oil Embargo against countries which gave support to Israƫl.
www.freeglossary.com /1973   (2009 words)

 Seventies Almanac - 1973
Twenty-eight European countries watched via a Eurovision simulcast; in America, NBC carried the show in a ninety-minute version on April 4.
Elvis was seen live in prime time in Australia, Korea, New Zealand, South Vietnam, and the Philipines; in Japan, he broke all Japanese television records, capturing an incredible ninety-eight percent share of the audience.
It was the most expensive entertainment special ever staged, costing $2.5 million, $1 million of which went to Elvis himself.
www.superseventies.com /1973.html   (909 words)

 Jeffrey Ruoff: Biography
Jeffrey Ruoff is a film historian and documentary filmmaker in the Department of Film and Television Studies at Dartmouth College.
An American Family: A Televised Life, his study of the 1973 public television series, was published by the University of Minnesota Press in 2002.
Before coming to Dartmouth in the fall of 2001, he taught at the University of Amsterdam and Middlebury College.
www.dartmouth.edu /~jruoff/bio.html   (182 words)

 TIME.com: NBC v. A.M.A. -- Aug. 27, 1973 -- Page 1
Television news is often accused of turning a bland eye on controversy, and activist critics yearn for the days when the late Edward R. Murrow savaged Joseph McCarthy and crusaded for migrant farm workers.
No such criticism could be lodged against the NBC documentary What Price Health.
Gregory Knapp, the father, says that NBC was in touch with him and was told of the operation.
www.time.com /time/magazine/article/0,9171,907799,00.html   (727 words)

 The Addams Family (1973) TV Show - The Addams Family (1973) Television Show - TV.com
This is the cartoon version of the original show, which aired in the 1960's.
Tell the world what you think of The Addams Family (1973), write a review for this show.
THE MUNSTERS TODAY was a remake of the classic 60's television series THE MUNSTERS.
www.tv.com /the-addams-family-1973/show/2568/summary.html   (368 words)

 Heldref Publications: Journal of Popular Film and Television
The Journal of Popular Film and Television answers such far-ranging questions by using the methods of popular culture studies to examine commercial film and television, historical and contemporary.
Regular features include essays on the social and cultural background of films and television programs, filmographies, bibliographies, and commissioned book and video reviews.
Each year, the journal publishes one theme issue on such subjects as "Media Literacy and Education: The Teacher-Scholar in Film and Television" and "Fantastic Voyages: Horror, Fantasy, and Science Fiction/Speculative Cinema." In a field where most writing is hokum, The Journal of Popular Film and Television delivers solid, lively insights.
www.heldref.org /jpft.php   (200 words)

Mission: Impossible, a sleek and suspenseful series, focused on the IMF, an intelligence team who uncovered and thwarted operations conceived by international powers and the Syndicate.
During its run, Mission: Impossible was one of the most expensive television series to produce, but was also among the most popular.
The show was praised by both fans and critics and would garner many Emmy nominations and awards.
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 Television - AOL Music
The final device, the television (or TV set), relies on the human eye to integrate the...
Baird further demonstrated the world's first color television...
Download, listen and watch Television music, mp3's, song lyrics, music videos, Internet radio, live performances, concerts, and more on AOL Music.
music.aol.com /artist/television/5612/main   (114 words)

 On Steambath:
When Hollywood Television Theatre was preparing to stage "Steambath" in 1973, they sent Bruce Jay Friedman a list of about 15 TV actors who might be considered for the part of Tandy and asked the author to select his choice for the role.
Friedman did not watch much TV, he was unfamiliar with most of the names.
All copyrighted quotes and photographs are held by their respective publications and companies.
members.tripod.com /jhh_2/QuotesSteambath.htm   (447 words)

 Welcome to Archival Television Audio, Inc.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Archival Television Audio, Inc. has a research reference library consisting of:
- Library of Congress 1997 Publication on the current & existing state of television archived in the United States by museums, TV companies, production companies, libraries, and individuals.
Many other television reference resources exist in our library enabling us to confirm, corroborate, and research all television queries (1946 - 1979).
www.atvaudio.com /ata_research.php   (210 words)

 Go Ask Alice (1973) (TV)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
American Broadcasting Company (ABC) (1973) (USA) (TV) (original airing)
I have seen this movie and would like to comment on it
Discuss this movie with other users on IMDb message board for Go Ask Alice (1973) (TV)
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 The Beatles Tapes - 1973
(Ringo) THATLL BE THE DAY MOVIE - April 12, 1973
(Paul) RED ROSE SPEEDWAY LP - April 30, 1973
1971 / 1972 / 1973 / 1974 / 1975 / 1976 / 1977 / 1978 / 1979 / 1980
www.angelfire.com /music3/BeatlesTapes/1973.html   (457 words)

 Vanderbilt Television News Archive: Programs broadcast in May 1973
The following programs are available in the collection of the Vanderbilt Television News Archive from May 1973:
-- ABC Evening News -- May 11, 1973: Standard Oil Co. vs.
-- CBS Evening News -- May 17, 1973: Watergate Hearings / Sens.
openweb.tvnews.vanderbilt.edu /1973-5   (11029 words)

 Warner Bros. Online
Make sure you catch your favorite Wednesday night West Wing episodes on NBC Primetime television and find out what President Bartlet, starring Martin Sheen as the President of the United States, has prepared to address to the Nation from the White House this week.
While you are here, don't forget to check out the official websites for ER - visit our favorite tv doctors and emergency rooms; Change of Heart; Extra; Jenny Jones and Rosie O'Donnell daytime television talk shows and more.
Rosie O'Donnell daytime television talk shows and more.
www.warnerbrothers.com   (339 words)

 Vanderbilt Television News Archive: Programs broadcast in September 1973
CBS Evening News -- Sep 03, 1973: Introduction [Telethon Preempts Intro.
-- CBS Evening News -- Sep 06, 1973: Nixon / Minimum Wage / State of Union / Cong.
-- ABC Evening News -- Sep 18, 1973: Denver, Colorado.
openweb.tvnews.vanderbilt.edu /1973-9   (11489 words)

 TIME Magazine Cover: Peter Falk - Nov. 26, 1973 - Television - Actors - Broadcasting
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TIME Magazine Cover: Peter Falk - Nov. 26, 1973 - Television - Actors - Broadcasting
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 California Postsecondary Education Commission -- Chronological Listing
• 73-9 Title VI-A of the Higher Education Act of 1965, 1973-74 California State Plan, Instructional Equipment and Educational Television (10/1973) (Published by The Coordinating Council for Higher Education) (Out of print)
• 73-A Directory of California Colleges and Universities, 1973 (10/1973) (Published by The Coordinating Council for Higher Education) (Out of print)
To obtain copies of available Commission publications, contact the Commission's Publications Unit at (916) 445-1000 or via e-mail at Publication_Request@cpec.ca.gov.
www.cpec.ca.gov /Publications/ListingByDate.ASP?Year=1973   (370 words)

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