‘The Newsroom’ needs commercial breaks

“Imagine if someone force-fed you giant hunks of cauliflower and broccoli for an hour or more,” writes Brian Steinberg. He gets that feeling when he watches HBO’s “The Newsroom.” The Ad Age writer suggests the commercial-free subscription channel add commercial breaks to make it “more palatable for the common viewer.”

* Some shows need commercials. We nominate “The Newsroom.” (AdAge.com)