HOME / Television : What you're watching. The Television Will Not Be Revolutionized Channel-surfing the Republican National Convention. By Troy Patterson|Posted Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012, at 4:08 PM Tweet Tweet MYSLATE Save this story. Follow all Television articles. Follow the Arts section. Follow stories by Troy Patterson. MySlate is a new tool that lets you track your favorite parts of Slate. You can follow authors and sections, track comment threads you're interested in, and more. SLATE'S MOST VIRAL UPDATE: Oklahoma Officials Revise Tornado Death Toll Down to 24 Tornado Survivor Finds Her Missing Dog in the Rubble of Her Home During a TV Interview How Many People Have Been Killed by Guns Since Newtown? Troy Patterson is Slate's television critic. Click here to load comments.