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Why Yahoo Scooped Up Season 5 of 'Community'

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After getting dropped from NBC's schedule after last season, Community is getting a new lease on life with Yahoo, which has picked up a new season for distribution.

Yahoo CMO and Head of Media Kathy Savitt explained, "Our hope is that we can work with traditional linear networks and say, 'Hey, one plus one really can equal three.' We’re not just here as another buyer -- we’re here to enable you, not disrupt you. You can take a show that you’ve nurtured and give it another zero at the end of its audience. We can help you find an audience beyond the confines of that schedule, which is enticing for a great writer and a great show."

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