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Lost39 Though not out in print until next week, the key stories from Team TV at Variety are online now. Here’s a sampling:

–Will we ever see on-air discussion shows for scripted series such as “Lost” (right) that will feed off fans’ passion for the programs? Michael Schneider examines the pros and cons.

–Too much March Madness? Brian Lowry is less than sanguine about the growing possibility that TV dollars will fund an expansion of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament.

–The trend of contemporary TV shows such as “Sex and the City,” “The Simpsons” and “24” making the big leap to the bigscreen isn’t abating. Justin Kroll explores the latest.