WC VB-TV programming chief Paul La Camera was recently asked about the station’s decision to delay Saturday-night programming rather than join the syndicated “Star Trek: The Next Generation,” in progress when a college football game ran overtime. La Camera said he stands by that move – it meant disgruntled Trekkies have stopped calling him at home on Saturday nights.

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