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A general view of atmosphere is seen at the National Geographic Channels' "2013 Winter TCA" Cocktail Party at the Langham Huntington Hotel on January 3, 2013 in Pasadena, California.
Starting today in Pasadena, hundreds of television critics, bloggers and the like will gather here in Pasadena for an annual meeting of the Television Critics Association.
It's a time for network executives to try and generate buzz about new shows and existing shows which are being revamped. This year's meeting comes on the heels of a particularly rough fall season. Most of the major broadcast networks and many cable networks have seen notable audience declines.