Once upon a time, in a decade not too far gone, people who watched television mostly hated January. This is because the turn of the calendar generally unfurled a TV wasteland littered with reruns, and while the occasional first-run episode or Super Bowl would pop into view like a shimmering oasis, it wasn't enough. After all, January is a long, cold, dark month. Even worse, it follows December, a time held hostage by holiday-themed programming and reruns that all but admonish viewers that they have better things to do before December 25 than sit through another 9:30... More >>>