While most culture and media sections in German newspapers and, unfortunately, some TV scholars still declare HBO series (and its closest relation, the Showtime series, it just has to be premium cable) to be the best form of serial narration or of the ominous ‚Quality TV‘. However, tides are changing and American network television is considered once more in regard to fascinating series. No wonder, you’d just have to think of the data protection and post-humanism series Person of Interest or the innovative series/serial hybrid The Good Wife. The journal Television and New Media dedicates a special issue to the latter stating “Responding to the focal shift in current television scholarship away from broadcast television, we seek proposals that are interested in reconsidering the role of broadcast television in the post-network era […]”. We are very excited about this call and look forward to hopefully interesting articles.