Thursday, November 06, 2014
MIKE ON RADIO: Talking AMC vs. DirecTV on KROQ's "Kevin & Bean"
If you were watching "The Walking Dead" on Sunday night, the screen was interrupted throughout the evening by a message warning you that AMC might soon be yanked off your satellite service. Later, DirecTV broke into the AMC feed to give its rebuttal -- featuring a cartoon AMC zombie:
AMC Networks' position is at KeepAMCNetworks.com, while DirecTV rebuts at DirecTVPromise.com.
I appeared on Wednesday's Kevin & Bean Show on KROQ to discuss the dispute -- and how, most of the time, it's the viewers that lose in the end. Wednesday's Kevin & Bean podcast is below.