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Quality overload: Two top shows debut simultaneously


Since life is never
easy for TV viewers, here's a new complication: Two excellent shows –
maybe the best new ones this season – debut simultaneously.

That's 10 p.m.
Tuesday (March 13). A week later, one moves to 9 p.m., the other
stays at 10. Here are the two short stories I sent to papers:

NBC's new fall schedule? Well, not really new, but there's more coming


By Mike Hughes

Staring at NBC's
new-season plans, a skeptic might ask: β€œNew what?”

The fall line-up has
exactly three new shows ... one of which is a revival of an old show.

Then again, NBC sees
that as a good thing: Its current season worked; few tweaks were
needed.