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The 6 longest TV blackout wars

When networks and carriers disagree over fees, subscribers can miss out on their favorite TV shows.

Cordillera vs. Time Warner Cable

longest tv blackouts super bowl 2012

Time Warner Cable (TWC) customers near Corpus Christi, Texas, missed the Super Bowl last year, while the cable company fought with Cordillera Communications, which owns a handful of local TV stations in Texas, including an NBC affiliate. The dispute left subscribers without the NBC affiliate for longer than five months in 2011 and 2012.

  @KatieLobosco - Last updated July 28 2013 11:23 AM ET