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A tale of two shifts: Nightline being pushed behind Kimmel while also getting Friday prime-time slot

Overall it's a demotion. After nearly 33 years in the same time slot, Nightline will be pushed back an hour early next year to make room for ABC's Jimmy Kimmel to go head-to-head with Jay Leno and David Letterman. But the house that Roone Arledge and Ted Koppel built will get a weekly prime-time fling as part of the deal. Details and analysis are on our Network News & Reviews page.
Ed Bark