A Smorgasbord Of Channels

To start your own cable channel, you have to be willing to do all kinds of jobs. Take Reese Schonfeld, who runs the fledgling Television Food Network. On Nov. 15, Robin Leach was set to tape a Thanksgiving episode of Talking Food. But one of Leach's guests, Paula Zahn of CBS News, hadn't shown. So Schonfeld rushed off to track her down himself. She soon showed up, and Schonfeld relaxed.

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