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Tuesday, May 27, 2008

WGN gets sexy

Posted By on 05.27.08 at 05:55 PM

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Coudal writes: "The old graphic identity of the Chicago superstation was totally forgettable but now that even seems pretty good. I can't help thinking that this rebranding must be a joke. Wow." I dunno--I see either Patrick Nagel or The Crying Game, see for yourself. Goth Glam* bedroom eyes don't scream "Reno 911 and Matlock reruns" to me (more like "O'Hare strip club"), but generally I like it--TV is so focused-grouped to death that I'm impressed no one at WGN America was, you know, trying.

* Update: Sorry, not thinking. The green is closer to Bowie/recent Michael Stipe.


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