Comedy Central Tag

Posted On July 20, 2012By StaffIn News

DirecTV Issues Statement On New Deal With Viacom, Blames Viacom

DirecTV issued the following statement in regards to their new deal with Viacom: Thanks to your patience and support, DIRECTV today entered into a new long-term agreement with Viacom to immediately return all the channels you had previously enjoyed. Plus, as a result of our new deal, you will soon enjoy the freedom to see all your favorite Viacom shows on your computer, tablet or cell phone through our DIRECTV Everywhere platform. Although Viacom had regrettably tried to deny you access to drive a more expensive deal, our focus wasRead More
- Below is the updated TNA Bound For Glory Series standings coming out of last night’s Impact: 1. Samoa Joe – 47 points 2. James Storm – 43 points 3. Kurt Angle – 27 points 4. Mr. Anderson – 23 points 5. Jeff Hardy – 21 points 6. Rob Van Dam – 14 points 6. Magnus – 14 points 7. Daniels – 12 points 8. AJ Styles – 7 points 8. Bully Ray – 7 points 8. The Pope – 7 points 9. Robbie E – 5 points – AfterRead More
Wrestling fans with DirecTV might be out of luck this Thursday night if they’re expecting to watch Imact Wrestling on Spike TV. DirecTV and Viacom (parent company of Spike TV, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, VH1, CMT and others) have been unable to reach an agreement regarding carriage fees, so the channels have been pulled from the cable service. The previous contract expired over the weekend. DirecTV EVP Derek Chang made the following statement on the matter: “We have absolutely no problem compensating Viacom fairly, but they have now knowinglyRead More

Posted On February 16, 2011By StaffIn News

Three WWE Hall Of Famers Appear On Comedy Central’s Tosh.0

- Thanks to Thad and ProWrestling.Net for the following recap of Sgt. Slaughter, Ted DiBiase Sr. and Koko B. Ware on last night’s episode of Tosh.0: Just thought I’d recap what went down on Tosh.0 while you suffered through NXT. Sgt. Slaughter was the only advertised person, but it turned out to be so much more. The guy was getting the Web Redemption for crying at a “Starcade Reunion” Show/Questionnaire at the Coliseum in South Carolina. Daniel took a few jabs at the stereotypes of wrestling fans. We don’t knowRead More