Blame Canada for not making compelling TV

From Yoni Goldstein of Huffington Post Canada:

  • Less Canadian Content at CBC would be a Good Thing
    Of all the transgressions and failures the CBC has been accused of — with renewed vigour since the Conservative government brought down its budget — there is one indictment the Mother Corp. doesn’t deserve. Point fingers all you want at the national broadcaster’s bloated bureaucracy, its holier-than-thou intellectualism and slanted politics, but don’t blame it for failing to produce entertaining English-language TV. The CBC has nothing — or at least very little — to work with on this file. The truth is, Canadians just aren’t very good at making compelling TV. Read more.