'Glee' Season 4: Why the show's move to Thursday nights makes sense

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FOX moving "Glee" to Thursday nights for the 2012-13 season makes sense for a number of reasons, but it boils down to this one: The show could use a little help.Season 4 of "Glee" will air at 9 p.m. ET Thursdays, following "The X Factor" in the fall and "American Idol" starting in January. FOX moved the show to make room for a lineup of four comedies on Tuesday nights. (Go here for FOX's complete fall 2012 schedule.) FOX Entertainment president Kevin Reilly says building a full night of comedies was big priority for the network in 2012-13, but he also acknowledges that "Glee" is getting "mature," to use his words, and isn't quite the phenomenon it was in its first two seasons."We've seen before that 'Glee' is compatible [with 'American Idol']," Reilly says. "Every season it's had its finale behind the penultimate episode of 'Idol.' ... As 'Glee' gets a little more mature and...


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