Cable shows rack up Emmy nods, claim ...

Cable shows rack up Emmy nods, claim place in history (9:03 a.m.)

There are 1 comment on the Las Cruces Sun-News story from Jul 18, 2008, titled Cable shows rack up Emmy nods, claim place in history (9:03 a.m.). In it, Las Cruces Sun-News reports that:

"Mad Men," AMC's stylish drama about the ad agency world in the 60s, and "Damages," FX's legal thriller, made Emmy history Thursday when they became the first shows from a basic cable channel to be nominated in ...

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Ottawa, Canada

#1 Jul 18, 2008
"Cable shows"? Look, America, cable is a delivery system, not a production company. ABC, NBC and CBS have all received Emmys for their shows and guess what? They all come to my house on cable.

Now there are independent production companies, whose programs also come to my house on cable, but they aren't "cable" shows just because I can't get them on an antenna. They are just television programs.

Welcome to the 21st.

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