Two-Dimensional Beats One-Dimensional

Don Sorber, looking at the February prime time rankings, points out that FOX News came in at #2, MSNBC at #26, and CNN at #32. Cartoon Network, at #13, beat both CNN and MSNBC by a large margin. According to Glenn Reynolds, it’s because Cartoon Network “has more believable characters” (a sentiment that is echoed by most of Sorber’s commenters: “[Who] are you going to believe – Keith Olbermann or a talking dog? The dog, of course.”)

%d bloggers like this: