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Breaking the set

What does this expression mean? I hear this expression often used in the context of alternative media reports and debates. Here's the link, right at the beginning the host uses that phrase:

Hi, I'm Sean Stone, today we're breaking the set on Buzzsaw

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We need more context. Is there an example sentence you can give us? –  Matt Эллен Apr 5 at 23:25
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This question appears to be off-topic because it is about the name of a television programme. –  Mari-Lou A Apr 6 at 6:59

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You may be referring to:

Breaking the Set which is a television program on RT network. It is hosted by Abby Martin from Washington, D.C.

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Yes, that's where they use it. –  user69786 Apr 6 at 0:46
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Initially I was quite thrilled by the question, and listening to the Youtube clip I believed the expression was a verb, but user71185 is quite correct; the host is only stating that they are the name of the programme (Breaking The Set) as in "We're The Today Show and today we'll be talking..." –  Mari-Lou A Apr 6 at 6:50
    
@Mari-LouA the clip is of a show called "Buzzsaw" and they were interviewing a "Breaking the Set" correspondent. I'm guessing the anchor said "Today we're breaking the set on Buzzsaw" as a pun. –  Matt Эллен Apr 6 at 13:20
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@MattЭллен a pun? You could've fooled me, maybe next time the screenwriters should tell the presenter. :) –  Mari-Lou A Apr 6 at 13:43

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