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From toys to TV

Hasbro joins crowded market with new children’s channel

Programs such as ‘‘The Twisted Whiskers Show’’ will air on The Hub. Programs such as ‘‘The Twisted Whiskers Show’’ will air on The Hub.
By Brian Steinberg
Globe Correspondent / October 7, 2010

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When children’s cable network The Hub launches this Sunday, viewers will see an animated logo known as “The Hubble’’ and the start of “The Twisted Whiskers Show,’’ which features funny-looking cats and dogs. But if they look closer, they’ll see something else: a new effort by Pawtucket, R.I.-based Hasbro to be more than a toymaker. (Full article: 1047 words)

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