Elayne Riggs' Journal (for Leah)

Wednesday, July 08, 2009

Silly Site o' the Day

I would like, if I may, to present the following listing of select channels on our cable system:

1 New York 1 News
2 WCBS New York (CBS)
4 WNBC New York (NBC)
5 WNYW New York (FOX)
6 WXTV Paterson (Univision)
7 WABC New York (ABC)
11 CW11 New York (CW-WPIX)
12 News 12 The Bronx
16 WNJU Linden (Telemundo)
19 WRNN Kingston (IND)
25 CNN
26 FOX News Channel
51 E!
52 VH1
53 MTV
54 BET
77 CNN Headline News
103 EuroNews
104 BBC World News
186 VH1 Classic
189 VH1 Soul
194 NY1 Noticias

Robin compiled this list yesterday. It's all the channels that showed the Michael Jackson memorial service live. And that's not even counting other markets or the millions of internet viewers. Overkill, a testament to the most famous and notorious entertainer in the world, or both?

Regardless, der Untergang has been at it again:

Via Xeni at BoingBoing.