Forgot your password?  

Research Article: 1990s: Tv and Radio

This encyclopedia article consists of approximately 25 pages of information about 1990s.
This section contains 511 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our 1990s: Tv and Radio Encyclopedia Article

1990s: Tv and Radio

Although the number of cable channels and cable subscribers continued to climb in the 1990s, network TV actually made a resurgence. The networks grew in numbers, adding FOX, WB (Warner Bros.), and UPN (United Paramount Network) to the big three of ABC, CBS, and NBC. The networks also succeeded in offering a number of shows that Americans truly loved. NBC was the dominant network of the decade, and its "Must See TV" lineup included some of the favorite shows on TV.

A comedy named Seinfeld (1990–98) was clearly the hit show of the decade. Appearing on Thursday nights on NBC, this show focused on the antics of stand-up comedian Jerry Seinfeld (1954–), playing himself, and his three self-absorbed friends. The joke went that the show was about nothing; in truth, the show captured perfectly the giddy, sometimes silly spirit of...

(read more)

This section contains 511 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our 1990s: Tv and Radio Encyclopedia Article
Follow Us on Facebook