MCN Online Extra | March 5, 2018 - Multichannel

MCN Online Extra | March 5, 2018

The reboot roster | CBS Sports HQ hits the field | Pai gets NRA's 'Courage Under Fire' award
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Small Dish, Deep Decline
OTT growth can’t come fast enough for U.S. satellite-TV sector

Something Borrowed, Something New
Cable networks are rebooting past hits in hopes of reprising ratings success

Broadcast ’Boots Bring Back Buzz
ABC is next up with redone ‘American Idol’ and ‘Roseanne’

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5. Dan Herscovici, Former GM of Xfinity Home, Has Left Comcast

Connections Blog | The Bauminator, Jeff Baumgartner
Tracking Sling TV

Voices | Picture This, R. Thomas Umstead
CBS Sports HQ Service Hits the OTT Field

Twitterati | @waltshaub
Re: Pai Gets NRA Gun for Bagging Net Neutrality Rules

Anyone care to explain to me why the FCC thinks that the ethics rules allow Ajit Pai to accept the gift of an expensive handmade gun from the NRA, an entity whose interests he can affect (and has affected) by the performance of his official duties? Am I missing something?

— Walter Shaub (@waltshaub) February 24, 2018