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Posted By: SurferLad, 7/13/2019 3:14:41 AM

You know those earnest but tedious Sunday morning talk shows that you don’t watch anymore? Well, more people are also not watching. New data from the Pew Research Center and even later numbers from Nielsen show total viewership for the four major network shows — NBC’s Meet the Press, Fox News Sunday, CBS’ Face the Nation and ABC’s This Week — continued their viewership decline last year, only by a slightly larger number. [Snip] However, the Fox program was the only one of the four to

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Bur Oak 7/13/2019 7:24:43 AM (No. 122131)
I'd suggest getting up Sunday morning and take the family to the church of your choice.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: HotRod 7/13/2019 7:59:23 AM (No. 122161)
All the shows do the same thing. They just rehash the same subjects over and over, with various guest talking heads expressing the same opposing opinions. How many times can a person listen to opposing viewpoints on the Mueller fiasco? How many times can we listen to whatever current outrage democrats choose for the week? Why do we want to hear someone pushing a hoax, or known lie, just to be fair and balanced? There is a lot of REAL news and subjects to discuss that would be of more interest to viewers.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Saryden 7/13/2019 8:44:41 AM (No. 122201)
We are sick and tired of hearing the undermining and attacks on our chosen/legally-elected POTUS. The disrespect the media (including Fox's Wallace and Baer) shows toward our choice is turning us off. They appear to want America turned into Venezuela.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Lawsy0 7/13/2019 8:44:45 AM (No. 122202)
I wish Greta the very best for her new show; although it seems very courageous to start a new copy of what is in steady decline. I don't watch any of them anyway but Greta seems to be the last of a dying breed of real journalists.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Daisymay 7/13/2019 8:55:57 AM (No. 122209)
Very often I would set my DVR to tape all of the Sunday shows so that I wouldn't miss anything. Not anymore. Those shows, including Fox News Sunday, are a waste of time. It's the same old, same old that we saw on those channels all week long. CNN doesn't even bother to have the usual Never Trumpers on anymore. It's all Libs all day long for them. FOX is also getting more Liberal. I find myself shutting them off a lot more than I ever used to! I do like to watch Sunday Morning Futures and Media Buzz. That's it!
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Reply 6 - Posted by: F15 Gork 7/13/2019 10:22:05 AM (No. 122291)
30 years ago The Sunday morning shows and SNL used to be worth watching.......we don’t have that problem anymore.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: DVC 7/13/2019 10:35:58 AM (No. 122309)
I haven't watched this garbage in decades.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Paper Straw 7/13/2019 12:01:07 PM (No. 122395)
Chris Wallace, heh. What an obnoxious, pompous little poseur.
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