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 TBS (TV network) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
TBS Superstation is well known for broadcasting reruns of popular network television and cable shows from the past.
TBS, which originally stood for Turner Broadcasting System, was originally WTCG, a UHF terrestrial television station owned by media mogul Ted Turner that broadcasted from Atlanta, Georgia, during the late 1970s.
Currently, the focus of TBS is comedy related, focusing on sitcoms and originally produced reality series, using the slogan "Very Funny." It is intended as a direct contrast to sister network TNT, which currently focus on drama-related programs.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/TBS_Superstation   (691 words)

 TBS Superstation
TBS Superstation is the most watched network on cable with the best in movies, sports, original programming and contemporary comedies.
The average adult that watches TBS is 13% more likely to have spent $2000-$2,999 on a home personal computer, 40% more likely to own a home theater/entertainment system, 32% more likely to have spent over $1000 on clothing in the past year and 25% more likely to have a 401K retirement plan.
TBS viewers tend to be large families, who consume a vast array of products and services.
www.coastadsales.com /TBS.html   (350 words)

 TBS Superstation Profile
TBS indexes at 140 versus the U.S. population among homes where the head of the household is young (between 25-34 years of age).
TBS has an index of 125 versus the U.S. population with homes that have the presence of children under 18.
TBS is already known as the source of television’s best sitcoms that comprise the "Non-Stop Comedy Block," which features "Seinfeld," "Friends," "Home Improvement," and "Drew Carey".
www.cabletvadbureau.com /02Profiles/TBSProf.htm   (466 words)

 Cable Guide 2003
TBS Superstation may have been around for more than 25 years, but its programming lineup is as fresh and innovative as ever.
While TBS Superstation's original series "Ripley's Believe It Or Not!" continues to wow viewers with its bizarre tales, the network is gearing up for the new series "House Rules," premiering in fall 2003.
With programming like this, it should be no surprise that TBS Superstation is ad–supported cable's No. 1 network in total day among adults 18–34 for the year to date1.
www.adage.com /cableguide/36.html   (519 words)

 TNT Pressroom
TBS Superstation’s Non-Stop Comedy Block (Mon-Fri, 4:30-8 p.m.) is #1 in its time period among ad-supported cable networks among adults 18-34 (502,000) and 18-49 (880,000), holding that distinction for six consecutive quarters.
Overall, TNT and TBS Superstation had 20 of the top 25 movies on ad-supported cable among adults 18-34; 21 of the top 25 movies among adults 18-49; and 19 of the top 25 movies among adults 25-54.
TNT was #1 for adults 18-49 (671,000) and 25-54 (690,000), with TBS #2 for both metrics (A18-49 636,000; A25-54 569,000).
www.turnerinfo.com /newsitem.aspx?P=TNT&CID01=d3e1ca29-870e-416d-88e7-93aa2e99ec31   (975 words)

 TBS Superstation: About Us
TBS Superstation commemorates the 50th anniversary of Gone With the Wind, airing a recently restored print that brings to life the vibrancy and color of the original.
TBS Superstation and the 1998 Goodwill Games announce a one-year campaign (the SuperChallenge) to help children in need by generating one million hours of volunteer time and $1 million for the Boys and Girls Clubs of America.
TBS Superstation teams with Columbia TriStar for an original series entitled The New Ripley's Believe It or Not, to begin airing on the Superstation in January 2000.
cgi.superstation.com /about_us/milestone.htm   (1433 words)

 TBS Superstation Acquires HBO’s "Sex in the City" Exclusively as Weekly Prime Time Program - RopeofSilicon.com
TBS Superstation has acquired the off-net rights to the acclaimed series Sex in the City, it was announced today by TBS Superstation and Home Box Office.
TBS Superstation is the leading acquired comedy player in cable and the perfect environment for this show to thrive for many years to come.”
"There is an enormous, untapped audience out there that has never seen Sex in the City, which makes it completely new to more than half our audience," Steve Koonin, executive vice president and chief operating officer, TBS Superstation and Turner Network Television (TNT).
www.ropeofsilicon.com /article.php?varArtID=200   (437 words)

 Today's News
TBS has visited several university campuses for the show, most recently, the University of Missouri at Columbia.
A crew with TBS Superstation is filming various locations on campus Oct.
TBS producers invite ISU students to join them in the taping at 11 a.m.
www.iastate.edu /news/announce/03/oct/tbs.shtml   (222 words)

 AOL Time Warner Employee Info Center: News & Features
TBS Superstation, Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.'s flagship entertainment network, reaches 83.4 million households and is cable's most-watched network, a position it has held for 24 consecutive years.
TBS Superstation finished first among adults 18-49 in total day (530,000), with TNT finishing second (496,000).
The NBA Playoffs propelled Turner Network Television (TNT) and TBS Superstation to finish first and second, respectively, among ad-supported cable networks for the delivery of adults 18-49 and 25-54 in prime time and total day.
media.aoltimewarner.com /media/tw_press_view.cfm?release_num=55251933   (551 words)

 TBS Superstation Begins Running College Football Replays With Nebraska-Texas A&M Game Saturday
TBS Superstation, which reaches a nation cable-high 91 million viewers, is in the first year of airing the Saturday prime time and now re-airing of Big 12 Conference and Pacific-10 Conference football games.
TBS Superstation, beginning with this Saturday's Nebraska at Texas A&M national telecast at 6 p.m.
TBS, which joins Fox Sports Net as Big 12 6 p.m.
www.tamu.edu /univrel/aggiedaily/news/stories/02/102402-2.html   (180 words)

 TBS Africa Unbottled Press Release
TBS Superstation, Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.'s flagship network seen in more than 73 million homes, is the most watched network on cable.
Their thoughts and realizations are brought to life in the "Wild!Life Adventures" special AFRICA UNBOTTLED, premiering on TBS Superstation Sunday, April 19 at 9 p.m.
Episodes premiere on TBS Superstation and in syndication through Time Warner Entertainment's Telepictures Distribution.
www.planetkilmer.com /au/tbs.html   (468 words)

 TNT and TBS Superstation Dominate Key Demos for January 2003
TBS Superstation, Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.'s flagship entertainment network, is basic cable's #1 network among key adult demos and cable's most-watched network, a position it has held for 26 consecutive years.
TBS Superstation's presentation of Pretty Woman (Sunday, Jan. 12, at 5:30 p.m.) was the #2 theatrical among persons 2+ (4,044,000) and adults 18-49 (2,040,000).
TBS Superstation's Original America's Prince (Sunday, Jan. 12, at 8 p.m.) was the #2 program for the month in household delivery (4,279,000).
www.timewarner.com /corp/newsroom/pr/0,20812,669701,00.html   (857 words)

 The Joe Lando Web Page - Articles 8
TBS Superstation's "Counterstrike" is one of those typically dopey made-for-cable Armageddon flicks where the fate of mankind hangs in the balance -- and only some profoundly ill-equipped lugs stand between the world and certain doom.
March is roaring in like a lion at TBS Superstation, with the network sweeping the first week of the month as basic cable's #1 network in prime time and total day among all key adult demographics.
TBS Superstation hits the high seas for the Superstation Original Movie Counterstrike a/k/a Attack on the Queen, a gripping action-thriller starring Joe Lando ("Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman") and Rob Estes ("Providence").
www.joelando.org /article8.html   (4279 words)

 Former Olympians Cover TBS Superstation’s Goodwill Games Aquatics Events
TBS Superstation, Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.’s flagship network, is the most watched network on cable.
With events airing on TBS Superstation and TNT, Turner Sports presents one of the most impressive lineups in television that includes the NBA, Atlanta Braves baseball, NASCAR, professional golf, figure skating, college football, and track and field.
He joins TBS’ announcer lineup as a Water Polo analyst for the second time, having served in the same role at the 1990 Goodwill Games.
www.goodwillgames.com /current/aqtcsanncrs.html   (508 words)

 TBS 17 Superstation
TBS Superstation's Saturday morning program interact atlanta goes prime time on Friday, Aug. 23 at 9 p.m., with a presentation of the Emmy-winning URBAN WARFARE, a one-hour special on the intense live-fire urban-warfare training of the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit based at Camp LeJeune in North Carolina.
Preceding URBAN WARFARE, TBS Superstation will present interact atlanta's SUPER 17 special, honoring Georgians for their achievements and community service in six areas: Family & Children, Poverty Issues, Health, Environment, Public Safety and Education.
on TBS Superstation and covers such stories as influential Georgians making a difference in our community, education, crime, health care and our environment.
alt.superstation.com /TBS/TBS17/urban_warfare.htm   (391 words)

 The Daily Haggis - No News, Just Haggis » 2003 » September
TBS will be the first network other than HBO to air the episodes — one of the first big deals Steve Koonin has struck since taking over the network in April.
Owned by Turner Broadcasting System, TBS is one the largest and most established networks on cable, but ratings have slipped in recent years.
Atlanta-based TBS Superstation has a deal to air a cleaned-up version of HBO’s “Sex and the City,” starting in June.
www.dailyhaggis.com /index.php/2003/09   (2112 words)

 TBS Superstation Legal Disclaimer
TBS Superstation, Inc. ("TBS") reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, alter or otherwise update these Terms Of Use at any time.
TBS reserves the right to edit or delete material submitted to the forums, but does not assume any obligation to do so.
TBS makes no representation that material in TBS's Web site is appropriate or available for use in other locations.
static.tbs.com /legal.htm   (916 words)

 ipedia.com: Turner Broadcasting System Article
TBS is the biggest part of the Turner Entertainment holding company, which was sold to Time Warner in 1996; it now operates as a semi-autonomous unit of Time Warner.
Their current assets include CNN, TBS Superstation (and flagship station WTBS), Turner Network Television, Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Turner South, Turner Classic Movies, and the WB Network.
The Turner Broadcasting System (often abbreviated to Turner or TBS) is the company managing the collection of cable networkss and properties started by Ted Turner in the mid-1970s.
www.ipedia.com /turner_broadcasting_system.html   (158 words)

 TBS Superstation Visits Motion Analysis Studios
TBS Superstation's "The Movie Break" recently featured a visit to Motion Analysis Studios for a "risky business" demonstration of motion capture.
www.motionanalysis.com /about_mac/moviebreak.html   (21 words)

 TBS Superstation, Inc. - Fact Sheet - Hoover's
There are 11 competitors for TBS Superstation; see more.
TBS Superstation gives 88 million US households the giggles.
Get more info on TBS Superstation with a DandB Report.
hoovers.com /tbs-superstation/--ID__139422--/free-co-factsheet.xhtml   (231 words)

 Project 1
TBS and TNT are geared towards a male audience; they try to capture the attention of the “original male”- athletic, handy around the house, outdoorsy, and sex-driven.
I visited the TBS Superstation website and it had a link to “Guy Sites”, “It’s a Guy Thing” was printed at the top of the page, and it also had fix-it-tips for around the house.
In turn, if an individual were to visit the TBS Superstation, they would be able to view Atlanta Braves baseball footage (http://www.superstation.com/sports/braves/index.htm).
www.louisville.edu /~bnpayn02/project1.html   (1026 words)

TBS, Inc. is the leading provider of programming for the basic cable industry, and employs more than 8,000 people worldwide.
Philip I. Kent oversees TBS, Inc. as chairman and chief executive officer.
In 1979, the company changed its name to Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. (TBS, Inc.) and the call letters of its flagship entertainment network to WTBS.
www.turner.com /about/history.html   (171 words)

 Zap2it - TV news - TBS Bolsters Afternoons with 'Toons
TBS wants what Cartoon Network already has renewed vitality among adults 18-34.
"For the past year, TBS Superstation has been aggressively pursuing young adults through such strong programming initiatives as the Non-Stop Comedy Block and the addition of 'Dawson's Creek' to the line-up," says Steve Koonin, executive vice president and COO of TBS Superstation and TNT.
The repurposing of the popular 'toons within the AOL Time Warner family signals TBS' ongoing commitment to lowering the average age of its daytime audience.
tv.zap2it.com /tveditorial/tve_main/1,1002,271821361,00.html   (296 words)

 TBS - TheBestLinks.com - Japan, United States, TBS Superstation, Disambig, ...
TBS, Japan, United States, TBS Superstation, Disambig, Tokyo Broadcasting...
TBS - TheBestLinks.com - Japan, United States, TBS Superstation, Disambig,...
There are two television networks commonly referred to as TBS
www.thebestlinks.com /TBS.html   (120 words)

 Pac-10 Announces 2002 Football TV Schedule :: TBS Superstation joins ABC and FSN in airing Pac-10 Football.
In addition, new television partner TBS Superstation will air five games to its national cable audience, giving the Pac-10 a total of 18 games on national cable.
TBS Superstation joins ABC and FSN in airing Pac-10 Football.
WALNUT CREEK, CA--Pacific-10 Conference television partners ABC Sports and FOX Sports Net will be joined by new partner TBS Superstation to provide extensive coverage of Pac-10 football in 2002.
www.pac-10.org /sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/061002aaa.html   (277 words)

 BACK TALK for October 26, 2004: Superstation TBS to run “Future” marathon in November
TBS is not currently slated to show the films again in proper order, so BTTF.com advises fans wanting a made-for-television edit of the films that they should take full advantage of the one-time network airing.
Atlanta &; For the first time ever on broadcast television, Superstation TBS will air all three Back to the Future™ films sequentially in a matinee marathon on Sunday, November 28.
Fans have long clamoured for a television airing of all three films in order, and TBS has finally stepped up to deliver the goods.
www.bttf.com /backtalk/20041026-tbs-bttf-marathon.shtml   (292 words)

 Addenda: TBS Superstation Hires Two Agencies
The TBS Superstation cable television network, part of the Turner Broadcasting System, will formally announce today that it is hiring two agencies to handle creative assignments.
Steve Koonin, executive vice president and chief operating officer for TBS in Atlanta, said that Publicis would work on assignments that include a rebranding of the network to coincide with a reintroduction of TBS planned for June, when reruns of "Sex and the City'' are to be added to the schedule.
Publicis Worldwide in New York is being named to handle the creative duties on the TBS brand-image account, with billings estimated at $15 million to $20 million.
www.nytimes.com /2003/12/12/business/media/12addes.html?ei=5007&en=51e71d359e924e9b&ex=1386651600&adxnnl=6&partner=USERLAND&adxnnlx=1103762618-k/TZhv2IosCXHsv58QpWHA   (235 words)

 NAB2005 - The World's Largest Electronic Media Show
Before that, he was senior vice president sales and general sales manager for TBS Superstation, where he was responsible for managing the company’s sales force and representing the network to the New York advertising community.
Prior to this appointment, Quinn served as executive vice president and general manager of TBS Superstation, where he oversaw all day-to-day operations of the network, including programming, marketing, budgetary and staffing matters.
Quinn’s responsibilities include guiding collaboration between the various Turner divisions and departments in the United States involved in business development activity concerning new media, the Internet and digital delivery platforms; overseeing TNS’s efforts in interactive and enhanced television and assisting with the development and execution of Turner’s narrowband and broadband strategies.
www.nabshow.com /participantbio.asp?id=17281   (351 words)

 Online Petition - Perfect Strangers - we want TBS Superstation to bring it back
TBS Superstation often brings back classic sitcoms such as Family Matters and Saved By the Bell, however has not and does not plan on bringing back Perfect Strangers.
The "Perfect Strangers - we want TBS Superstation to bring it back" Petition to "TBS Superstation" was written by "Dan O'Donnell".
Now, for several years, we have been left without any trace of their grip on television.
www.gopetition.com /info.php?currentregion=0&petid=630   (287 words)

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