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Networks Opt Out of Broadcasting Ann Romney’s Convention Speech



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It’s certainly conceivable that a good number of Americans will want to watch Ann Romney’s speech at the GOP convention on Monday night. But CBS execs seem to think that more will be interested in a Hawaii Five-O rerun. NBC and ABC will also pass on broadcasting the speech, opting to show episodes of Grimm and Castle instead. The New York Times explained that the networks “reap considerable advertising dollars even from summer reruns.”



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