Original Air Date - Network Strangeness

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  1. dbconsultant

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    Has anyone else noticed that for the Los Angeles networks (sat - don't have OTA), the original air dates are showing, for instance 11-05-09 even though today is 11-05-09. Look at Criminal Minds and L&O SVU at 9 to see an example. The shows at 8:00 have the correct date but all the shows starting at 9 or later have the original air date showing 11-05-09. I have looked out as far as next Monday and see the same thing for any programs starting at 9 or later.

    Not interfering with dvr'ing or anything but I just thought it was strange!

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  2. Stewart Vernon

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    Can't remember which episode it was... but a Family Guy episode on Cartoon Network I was watching the other night said 11/18/09 was the original air date!

    I think it was actually a repeat of a Family Guy episode that had already aired in October! :eek2:
     
  3. Pete K.

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    Dish DVR's have all sorts of strange quirks. This really does not surprise me.
     
  4. janeslogin

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    In our area, Jeopardy, only on Mondays, had the correct day and month but previous year - for months, I haven't checked recently.
     
  5. coldsteel

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    Sorry, but this is NOT the fault of Dish. Blame Tribune for the faulty programming data they send out.
     
  6. Galaxie6411

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    It seems to creep up even worse around the time changes. I usually have 1 or 2 timers every few months I just have to delete and hope to add before the new shows start airing again so I can avoid recording dozens of reruns listed as new.

    It's Always Sunny in PA has had some issues in the last week or so among others.
     
  7. catnapped

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    Those dates are more often that not useless...many of them show the date the series premiered
     

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