Rerun

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Rerun

A television or other program that has already been broadcast and is being broadcast again. Reruns are an inexpensive way for a television station to make money from advertising, especially if it already owns the rights to the program.
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Sunday's election reruns went relatively smoothly amid tight security in the restive Muslim-dominant south bordering with Malaysia.
In the national daily market the number of reruns more than halved during December.
Instead, let's focus on a couple of series rerun on TNN.
Because indies are not going to pay the same rates as networks, Fentress said that there will probably be a price increase in reruns and a small reduction in price for first-run product that has to move to other stations.
6%) expect to use the Internet more for entertainment purposes if their favorite TV shows are shown only in reruns.
5 percent of the minimum for the 13th rerun and subsequent airings thereafter, a figure that is particularly important to actors.
In December The Sun was responsible for the lowest number of reruns -- 157 -- while the number of double runs for the Financial Times and the Independent was clown to 1,479 and 1,383 respectively.
Nora" episode (which netted guest star Christine Baranski an Emmy nomination) disappeared from Frasier's syndicated reruns this year.
If no collection is as much a drawing attraction as the name of a designer, then Cynthia Rowley's contribution to the exhibition said the most: her collection consisted of a TV blaring reruns of I Love Lucy, a bowl of popcorn spilled on the floor, a plate full of half-eaten peanut butter sandwiches, a "Home Sweet Home" sign, and a little table with a cheerful tablecloth.
Ed" reruns; hundreds of millions from reruns of "Cosby.
By focusing on syndication instead of selling the show for a one-time fee, ATFT is able to retain ownership rights and reap the benefits of reruns, DVD sales, and other revenue generating ventures related to the "STAG" brand.