Thu, 13 Jan 2000 06:38:28 -0800
Thanks for the news! I was an occasional fan of Almost Live! and was
saddened by its cancellation. You have to love a show where the most famous
national alumnus is Bill Nye, whose serious science bits were there
strictly for laughs - this on a comedy show! This kind of cements KIRO-TV's
reputation as the "most local" of the big three network affiliates.
At 02:11 1/13/00 +0000, Scott Cronk N7FSP wrote:
> In the same catagory as 'Dilbert'... heard that "Almost Live!" will
> be returning to the airwaves of Seattle in April with a 1-hour opener
> and then into its KING-TV Channel 5 time slot of 11:35 PM on Saturday
> nights - but on KIRO-TV Channel 7 with the same crew that are known
> from the old "Almost Live!" before the show was dropped by KING-TV.
> KING-TV dropped the show last season, and the move to KIRO-TV means
> only one thing! NO RERUNS (atleast for a while anyway!). This being
> that all the old shows were certainly owned by KING-TV.
> de N7FSP - West Seattle, WA.