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CW schedule has hints of the WB glory days


Television lost a lot of flash and fun, when the energetic WB network merged with the blander UPN. The result -- CW -- has had its good moments, but not enough of them.Meanwhile, bits of the old days linger at www.thewb.com.

Now I was glad to see hints of the WB legacy on CW's new schedule for this fall. Here's the story I sent to papers this morning:

By MIKE HUGHES

Five years after the death of the WB
network, there will still be shadows of it this fall.

Fitness trainers? TV can find them up North


Growing up in Wisconsin, I probably should have become a fitness trainer. Then again, I probably should have become fit.

Being a trainer is one quick route to reality TV. Here's a story I sent to papers:

By MIKE HUGHES

Reality TV has special needs these
days.

It needs cooks and designers and anyone
with a tattoo. And it especially needs fitness trainers.

Fall TV line-up: Now it's complete


Now the fall TV picture is complete.



The last to announce was tiny CW. Here's the story I sent to paper this morning; for the other networks, please check my earlier blogs this week:

By MIKE HUGHES