The Learning Channel, what happened to educational shows?
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34 / M / Toronto, Canada
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Posted 11/12/08
TLC used to carry educational shows today all you see is dumbed down mindless crap. what happened to TLC?
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Posted 11/12/08
Lack of money, perhaps?
Posted 11/12/08
TLC got owned by BET and MTV.
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Posted 11/12/08
Bankrupt... Bad ratings...etc...

All educational shows include mindless crap these days...so why bother?...
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Posted 11/12/08
TLC is owned by discover communications. BET and MTV are owned by Viacom
Posted 11/12/08

shinto-male wrote:

TLC is owned by discover communications. BET and MTV are owned by Viacom

Viacom=Secondary doomsday device in case anime fails???
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Posted 11/12/08
and we wonder why the U.S is behind the industrialized world in education,. most young american adults can't read maps, can't find iraq, afghanistan and other nations regularly in the news on a map and can't find thier homestate on a map


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Posted 11/12/08
If you want to learn stuff there are many more options: Discovery channel, Animal planet, National Geographic, History channel, home&health, etc.
Posted 11/12/08
yahh, shows today are really stupid. well maybe they werent getting enough views, i dunno. why keep it there when not a lot of people are watching it?



Posted 11/12/08
there are other channels besides that
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Posted 11/12/08

shinto-male wrote:

and we wonder why the U.S is behind the industrialized world in education,. most young american adults can't read maps, can't find iraq, afghanistan and other nations regularly in the news on a map and can't find thier homestate on a map




Phsh, who needs to go to school to learn ? thats what the internet is for remember.
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69 / M / Limbo
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Posted 11/12/08
They're in hell where they belong.
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Posted 11/12/08
TLC turned into Home and Garden a long time ago. You just noticed now? Even Discovery is turning to mindless crap.They need to make money.
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Posted 11/12/08
maybe they had low ratings so they had to change it so they could keep their business.
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