You’ve read all of your free items this month. To register, get added benefits and unlimited access to articles, Become a Member. Already a Member? Sign in. Advertising Age Article Abstract The Real Reason China Banned 'The Big Bang Theory' It Might Be a Part of a Battle Over Viewership and Ad Money By Angela Doland, Published on April 29, 2014 0 Want more Access, Content & Connections? Upgrade to Membership. We are glad you are enjoying Advertising Age. To get uninterrupted access and additional benefits, become a member today. Become a Member Already a member? Log in.