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by TeleCine
Mon May 27, 2019 10:04 am
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: WOOD-TV Unveils New Set
Replies: 6
Views: 1064

Re: WOOD-TV Unveils New Set

I think they should have put in a wood floor...WOOD, get it?
by TeleCine
Sat Jan 07, 2017 10:30 am
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: We are done w/ Van-How-Do-I-Look Forever...
Replies: 3
Views: 1747

We are done w/ Van-How-Do-I-Look Forever...

Channel 3 finally wised up and got rid of this guy; pretty smart considering Sinclair was in the pocket for Trump. http://wwmt.com/features/toms-corner/to ... ting-times
by TeleCine
Thu Oct 20, 2016 5:43 pm
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: Emily Linnert Leaves WOOD's "Daybreak"
Replies: 20
Views: 14404

Re: Emily Linnert Leaves WOOD's "Daybreak"

Diversity refers to having an African American or Hispanic is lead anchor role; yes, the role of local broadcasting is to reflect the local audience. Eight has none on its main shows.
by TeleCine
Mon Oct 17, 2016 5:00 pm
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: Emily Linnert Leaves WOOD's "Daybreak"
Replies: 20
Views: 14404

Re: Emily Linnert Leaves WOOD's "Daybreak"

Wow there is basically no diversity on the morning show or really their main newscasts. That is amazing. This is 2016.
by TeleCine
Sun Jul 31, 2016 10:00 am
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: Bet there wasn't a dry eye at 13 WZZM when this news arrived
Replies: 10
Views: 4298

Re: Bet there wasn't a dry eye at 13 WZZM when this news arr

It seemed like an aberration at the time, but Price was just playing the game, like Trump
He was no better or worse than any of them
by TeleCine
Thu May 26, 2016 2:40 pm
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: NewsCenter 8 WeatherTrak Radar
Replies: 1
Views: 1483

NewsCenter 8 WeatherTrak Radar

Anyone remember him from WOTV 8 days? http://www.adweek.com/tvspy/ron-howes-s ... ars/171207
by TeleCine
Fri Jan 29, 2016 5:08 pm
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: WOOD TV's Parent Company Sold
Replies: 3
Views: 2152

Re: WOOD TV's Parent Company Sold

Bad debt paying for bad debt
by TeleCine
Sat Jan 23, 2016 2:53 pm
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: Dave Bolton
Replies: 1
Views: 1258

Re: Dave Bolton

When he was on the desk w/ Suzi, Buck with weather and Warren on sports it was a special team...very classy and rooted to the community.
by TeleCine
Mon Nov 16, 2015 9:46 am
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: VanHowe
Replies: 2
Views: 2601

VanHowe

Tom's Corner appears to have hit a dead end. I'm hearing corporate finally got fed up with his anti-GOP views that didn't reflect the community or their interests.
by TeleCine
Sun Nov 01, 2015 4:23 pm
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: Jeff Vaughn Leaving 7
Replies: 20
Views: 5393

Re: Jeff Vaughn Leaving 7

Not sure the weather ppl in other markets referred to get the big numbers that were suggested
by TeleCine
Wed Jun 10, 2015 10:44 am
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: "Take Five" to lose one, Webb is leaving...
Replies: 7
Views: 3873

Re: "Take Five" to lose one, Webb is leaving...

Barnaby is avail & eager to get back on air!
by TeleCine
Wed Apr 22, 2015 8:02 pm
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: Bizarre WOODlander Ad
Replies: 0
Views: 1576

Bizarre WOODlander Ad

In the '60s WOOD and its national rep tried to sell ad time to Mad Men in NYC by highlighting a new church in GR and a racist police chief: http://fadedsignals.com/image/105484327242