For TV, a Mile-High Summer Nightmare

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Here's another reason the Big Apple is looking as if it will beat Denver to host the 2008 Democratic National Convention. TV networks—yes, they still run the show—are whining about how hard it will be to drag crews and gear to the Mile High City after wrapping up coverage of the Summer Olympics in Beijing and then pivot to the GOP convention in Minneapolis. Their preference is NYC, their backyard. We won't have to wait long: Insiders say an announcement is due this month.