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Old October 10 2012, 07:08 AM   #21
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Re: TV Ratings - October 1-7

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I don't understand why CBS has decided to kill the Mentalist with that time slot. The same thing happened to CSI:Miami. Contract disputes?
No, its one of the few shows on CBS that isn't produced by CBS. Thus they earn nothing besides its initial run, since a good chuck of the profit of a series is its off market syndication run and to a lesser degree home market revenue, CBS has to give better slots for shows produced by CBS to thrive to get those syndication and home market dollars , like for example the Good Wife.
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