Topic: Frankenstorm

Top 10 Commercials of the Week: Oct. 26 - Nov. 2

FEMA's teachable moment, Call of Duty's all-star cast, and Megan Fox's scientific genius

This week, Hurricane Sandy and Halloween vied for our attention, brands got into heavy metal, and a famous former NYPD detective wants to make sure you know what you're dealing…

Stormy Weather: Analyst Downgrades Ad Market on Sandy Fears

Storm may have cost media industry half a billion dollars

Already looking rocky at the start of the fourth quarter, the media economy this week was dealt a staggering blow by Hurricane Sandy. In disrupting local TV and radio broadcasts and…

Video Gallery: Live From Hurricane Sandy

TV news reporters get a little 'swept away' in coverage of fierce storm

TV news reporters—especially those of the meteorological persuasion—are the first to admit they live to cover severe weather. Flying into action nearly as fast as police, fire and emergency services…

It's Alive: Frankenstorm Hits New York

DirecTV launches info channel, Aereo shills, and Alec Baldwin walks his dog

Let it never be said that New Yorkers are slow to capitalize on acts of God. Gotham's media community was in overdrive on Monday, likely from their houses, apartments or maybe…