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A Farce of Television Democracy

The new show CBS Summer Playhouse, which features failed television pilots, aims to draw in viewers by letting them vote for which programs they'd like to see more of. Critic David Bianculli doesn't see why people should bother. The show, he says, isn't very good.


Other segments from the episode on June 22, 1987

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, June 22, 1987: Interview with Jim Carroll; Review of Sun Ra's albums "Reflections in Blue" and "John Cage Meets Sun Ra"; Interview with Robert Bruns; Review of the…


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