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Q Television Network to Launch on Time Warner Cable in Houston

Premium 24/7 GLBT Channel Now Available in Five of Nation’s Top 10

Q Television Network (QBID) has announced its launch on the Time Warner Cable Houston system making an expansion across the United States.  Q Television is similar to Viacom's Logo TV and the Here Network that has been launched with Direct TV. Houston area digital cable subscribers will be able to access QTN’s live, original gay and lesbian programming as a 24/7 premium network on channel 537, effective mid-December 2005. With this move you will see QTN’s fifth Time Warner carriage deal.  Q Network now has distribution in five of the nation’s top 10 markets.

“Research has shown Houston's significant gay & lesbian population to
be among our most valuable audiences in terms of new product penetration
and favorable demographics," said Greg Calvert, Time Warner Cable's
Director of Marketing in Houston.  "However, it's an audience that has long been
underserved with relevant television programming.  QTN has developed an
impressive slate of live and original programming, and we believe the
audience will respond to that.  We're very enthusiastic about the
addition of QTN to the Houston channel line-up.”

Just two weeks ago, Q Television announced its launch throughout Time
Warner Cable of New York and New Jersey, with previous launches on Time
Warner’s Rochester, Syracuse and Maine divisions all within the last four
months. The Houston addition will extend QTN’s reach by roughly half a million
digital cable households.

Added Carol Hinnant, QTN’s Vice President, Affiliate Sales & Marketing,
“It is our continued goal to reach out and entertain GLBT communities where
they have been underserved in the past. Time Warner Cable has done a
fabulous job of connecting with all segments of its customer base, and we look
forward to working with them to serve the Houston market.”

In addition to movies, documentaries and original series, Q Television
currently offers its customers five hours of live programming daily,
including such hit shows as “Brunch,” “QueerEdge with Jack E. Jett,”
“The Reichen Show,” “On Q Live,” “Q on the Move,” “QTN World News,”
“Xcess/Access,” “On Topic” and “Flesh and Threads.”  In June, Q
Television featured a live broadcast of Houston's wildly popular nighttime pride
parade as part of its 24 hour marathon of pride parades from six U.S. cities.

Q Television is a 24/7 premium television network is organized to create, develop
and feature television programming for the gay and lesbian community,
including live & interactive content every weeknight, plus sports, information
and entertainment. While the company expects much of its subscriber base to
be comprised of members of the gay and lesbian population, management also
believes that quality programming about the gay and lesbian experience,
designed to entertain, educate and inform, will attract many other
segments of the viewing public. The company's programming is available on a
subscription basis to those desiring to subscribe. The network is
telecast 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Providing distribution via satellite
ensures availability of the network across the United States, including
Alaska, Hawaii and Puerto Rico. Q Television Network is the official
network of Gay Games® VII out of Chicago. The network is also ad-supported. For further information on programming and subscriptions, please visit

Time Warner Cable owns and manages cable systems serving subscribers in
27 states, which include some of the most technologically advanced,
best-clustered cable systems in the country with more than 75% of the
Company's customers in systems of 300,000 subscribers or more. 
Utilizing a fully upgraded advanced cable network and a steadfast commitment to
providing consumers with choice, value and quality customer care, Time
Warner Cable is an industry leader in delivering advanced products and
services such as video on demand, high definition television, digital
video recorders, high-speed data, wireless home networking and Digital Phone.  
Time Warner Cable is a subsidiary of Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX).