Saturday, February 02, 2013
The longest running…
… GAME SHOW: The current version of The Price Is Right has aired since 1972—a total of 41 seasons.
… COOKING SHOW: Ciao Italia with Mary Ann Esposito has been shown on PBS stations since 1989, or 24 seasons.
… KIDS’ SHOW: This fall, Sesame Street will enter its 44th season, beating its own record. Second-longest running kids’ show: Romper Room, which aired in some part of the country—there were both national and local versions—from 1953 to 1994, for 41 seasons.
Most rewatched TiVo moment: Janet Jackson’s 2004 Super Bowl “wardrobe malfunction.”