year in tv

2013 Television Rankings: Sports & Reality Sports

Dec 20, 2013

Erin Payton and her inner circle dissect television in 2013.
Basic Cable & Netflix |
HBO & Cable | Sports & Reality | Sketch & Variety | Finales

For the record, they are ranking on the Neapolitan Scale, which they just made up: “Chocolate” being the tops of each category, “Vanilla” being . . . vanilla, and “Strawberry” being the flavor that’s still in the carton when you throw it away.


Was dubbed 'Ms. TV Guide' by family in 1981 when I could tell you any show's station and air date/time. Granted, there were only 3.5 stations back then but I was also in kindergarten. Now that we have 560 stations, I can only give you the listings for 65-70 stations. But I'm working on it.