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The doctor is in

How to fix what ails network TV

'Arrested Development' A scene from "Arrested Development." (Carin Baer/Fox)
By Matthew Gilbert
Globe Staff / December 15, 2008

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Cough. Cough. Sputter. Network TV's not feeling very healthy these days. The current ratings for the Big Five - Fox, ABC, NBC, CBS, and the CW - are down 13 percent from last year in the all-important 18-49 demographic. Most of the fall's great hopes have come down to nothing, especially on NBC. Tonight marks the end of the line ... (Full article: 1197 words)

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