Wednesday, April 26, 2017 | New York City @ 3:27 PM

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James Erik Abels is TMM's anchor. He's covered media and digital media for Forbes and the FT's mergermarket newswire.

News Analysis: The Mad (Middle) Men Of TV

Google TV is another step to destroy TV's cushy sales gigs

Google's sights are aimed squarely at TV. The search giant is after a cut of TV's $60 billion-plus ad market. To get it, the company is pushing a system that cuts out all the middle men.

No wonder there are so many mad men on TV.

-james

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