The Skinny: I watched the season premiere of
Daily Dose: While many Dodger fans can't watch the team on TV (see below), Angel fans were out in full force for their opening game on Monday.
Crying in their beer. Fans aren't the only ones shut out from Dodger baseball. Many bars and restaurants are also hurting because they don't get SportsNet LA, the team's new network. Many bars subscribe to
Losing value. Comcast's stock has slipped in recent days and that's lowered the value of its offer to take over Time Warner Cable. Of course, this sort of stock drop often happens after deals are announced and in this case there are some concerns about whether the deal will get through regulators. Although there are plenty of critics of the deal, my hunch is it gets through. Some on the street wonder, though, if the slipping value of the deal will create an opening for
Tackling something new. Michael Strahan, co-host with Kelly Ripa of the syndicated morning show "Live with Kelly and Michael," is going to start popping up a lot on
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