Sentence Examples

  • By vetting the spoiler website for information accuracy, regular updates and coverage - coverage is important because General Hospital fans want sites that cover their soap and a site that focuses primarily on CBS soaps will not do that.
  • Over the years, NBC reality TV shows have struggled in the ratings race because the network is overpowered by Fox, ABC and CBS, which have all created award-winning programs such as American Idol, The Amazing Race and Extreme Makeover.
  • The unprecedented move (at the time) to write out all of its original cast proved to be a success, as in 1988, CBS Y&R beat out long time favorite General Hospital for the number one soap opera spot, according to Nielsen's ratings.
  • Set up a local government system for the city (dubbed "The Council" on the show) - Even when some may claim that adults don't seem to have the running of the government down pat, CBS expected these children to create a successful one.
  • Tight economic times and declining viewership seriously impacted soap operas in 2009 with the cancellation of Y&R's sister CBS soap opera Guiding Light, pay cuts, reduced airtime and veteran soap actors leaving long-term roles.