WB 100+ Snags '70s Show

The WB 100+ station group has picked up exclusive rights to the second syndication cycle of That '70s Show in Nielsen markets No. 100 and above.

The group is a collection of mostly cable channels programmer with WB shows in markets 100 and above (thus the name) that don't have a traditional over-the-air WB affiliate.

The Carsey Werner sitcom, renewed for an eighth season on Fox, will debut on the WB 100+ starting in fall 2008.

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