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J$P Archives: November-December

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New Year's Eve Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Tuesday's numbers. Saturday special: Escape from Hamas. 2009 revealed! 2008 spin: CNN, MSNBC, FNC. Bold Fresh review...reviewed. 2008: record ratings, big numbers, top... Read more

Tuesday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Rich Sanchez's spurious cinema citation. Miserly Matthews outed. Monday's numbers. 15 seconds. Video: Mika's dad denounces Joe. Doc block schlock. Rebecca Jarvis: ingrate? CNN's second... Read more

Monday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Q&A: Alexis Glick. MSNBC's graphics upgrade. Greta boasts. Behind the scenes: Gaza. Reporters become the story. Plum job opening. Q&A: Jon Klein: just more... Read more

Weekend Links & Open Thread

Weekend cable news links [updated through the weekend]: Maddow mention roundup: San Francisco Chronicle, Boston Globe, Kansas City Star, The Frisky, TV Barn, HuffPo, Los Angeles... Read more

Green Chri$tma$

Note: this post has been updated here. Stan Freberg's timeless Christmas masterpiece. If you don't have the CD, take this opportunity to listen online. Classic Christmas radio broadcasts:Amos... Read more

Flashback: It's a Wonderful Place

J$P Video! Seasonal nostalgia from our video vaults:


From Fox News Channel, 2004

Wednesday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [6:45 pm]: A very MSNBC Christmas. Fox & Friends Christmas special tonight. It's Brit's party. Malini Bawa's Baghdad Christmas. Who's in, who's out. Foxnews.com goes green. Rick's twittergasm. Today's... Read more

'There Will Never Be Another Brit'

J$P Video! Brit Hume tribute and sign off:


From Special Report, December 23 2008

Tuesday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Bret Baier takes over for Brit. Wolfson finds work, loses FNC role. Monday's numbers. 2008's fools and tools. Video: Brit talks retirement. Coop... Read more

Monday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Today's Matthews rumor: a professorship? Brit Hume's last day Tuesday. The Morning Joe mix. Friday's numbers. Video: new Beck promo. Sean files suit. Top... Read more

Weekend Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the weekend]: A big year for cable news. Keith and Bill share an honor. Brian Wilson's Christmas surPRiSe. Sunday talkers: recap, HuffPo recap.... Read more

'I Definitely Like Your Wife Better'

J$P Video! Mr and Mrs Alan Colmes goof around on F&F:


From Fox & Friends, December 19 2008

Friday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Meet Mrs Big Stuff. Wolff's Murdoch memoir a misfire? Thursday's numbers. CNBC show scores. Embeds prep Palin publication. Q&A: Bill O'Reilly, Glenn... Read more

Thursday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Juan Williams hosts The Factor, has first exit interview with Alberto Gonzales. Wednesday's numbers. GretaPix: at the White House. MSNBC headline... Read more

Wednesday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Tuesday's numbers. Howard Fineman favors Chris. CNBC report a wet kiss? Ho ho ho? Q&A: Tucker & Cox. Video: Megyn vs O'Reilly rematch. Pix:... Read more

Tuesday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: NewsCorp moves from NYSE to Nasdaq. CNN: the hits keep coming! John Gibson replaces radio O'Reilly. More. Video Q&A: Campbell Brown... Read more

Monday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Was CNN hoaxed? Q&A: Dan Abrams (via Inside Cable News). Judith Regan cries Wolff. Friday's numbers. CNN: another one gone. Q&A: Howard Kurtz. Keith's... Read more

Weekend Links & Open Thread

Saturday and Sunday cable news links [updated through the weekend]: Fox adds major improvement to Studio 12H. FBNers can go home again. Latest MSNBC documentary: Charles Manson! Today's Rupert... Read more

Friday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Thursday's numbers. Coop: "porn for paranoiacs". Hannity previews Hannity. CNN promotions, departure. Bailout: FBN live, CNBC not. Video: Red Eye rips Keith. Greta's Blago... Read more

Thursday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Singer: So where's that Matthews contract? Hannity premieres Jan 12. Wednesday's numbers. Greta prepares weekend Blagojevich special. NBC sets deadline for Matthews. Video... Read more

Wednesday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Greta: good management and decency. Video: Greta on The View. Tuesday's numbers. Chris Matthews to grill Ayers? Indefatigable Coop takes a... Read more

Tuesday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [6:41 pm]: Q&A: Coop. Monday's numbers. MSNBC: Jay Leno trumps news. Ted Turner on The Factor vs Jay Leno on Countdown. John Roberts to The (Canadian)... Read more

Monday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Cry, Wolff. Q&A: Howard Kurtz. Pseudo-swells stop by Huck event. Friday's numbers. John King's four hour shift. Radio Joe premieres. Syndication deal announced. You... Read more

Weekend Links & Open Thread

Weekend cable news links [updated through the weekend]: Politico: Chris Matthews re-ups, to be announced Tuesday. Menendez to Matthews: jump in! Chris's "campaign" a con? Forecast faux... Read more

Friday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: David Gregory critique: he's a white guy! Late Edition: Wolf out, King in. Roundtable: Megyn, Soledad, and more. Thursday's numbers. Kyra Phillips... Read more

Thursday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: 8:00 pm cablers reviewed and compared. Bill O'Reilly: no soap, radio. Secrets of CNN's not-hologram. Jon Klein: hypocrite? Wednesday's numbers. Greta: Zurawik is... Read more

Think Progess Uses Doctored Photo to Smear Fox?

Updated! Most people are familiar with the dubious practices of Think Progress, but their latest smear is so drenched in irony that we couldn't resist... Read more

Wednesday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Tuesday's numbers. November program ranker. Ask Joe. Poll: voter knowledgeability vs news channel watched. Liz Claman: profile (via TV Newser), Q&A. Miles... Read more

'Unprecedented in American History'

J$P Video! The Judge rules on the Eric Holder nomination:


From America's News HQ, December 2 2008

Tuesday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Velshi promoted (via Inside Cable News). ZeitGeist redesign. Biz emmies. Hotline after dark. Thursday's numbers, Friday's numbers. Weekend numbers. Mumbai numbers. Weekly... Read more

Monday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Clintonista: suspend Matthews now! Gregory gets Meet the Press (via ICN)? Wednesday's numbers. Q&A: Maria Bartiromo (via TVN). Megyn, Jenna, Todd, Jarvis... Read more

Weekend Links & Open Thread

Sunday cable news links [updated through the day]: Matthews should spill the beans? McCaffrey targeted for conflicts. Q&A: Dennis Miller. Tony spotting. Huck in Atlanta: Q&A. Christiane Amanpour's genocide special:... Read more

Thanksgiving Links & Open Thread

Friday cable news links [updated through the day]: Dan Abrams off (MS)NBC air? Or not? Q&A: Mr Bill O'Reilly. MSNBC no longer a news channel? Dan Abrams replies. MSNBC: where... Read more

Wednesday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Tuesday's numbers. Thankful newsers. Scarborough snags radio show. More: Chickaboomer, TV Newser. Fox stiffed again. Greta defends her investigation. Video: Joe Tacopina vs... Read more

Tuesday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: CNN claims nonpartisanship. The ideal Christmas gift. Glenn Beck's FNC premiere: January 19. Peculiar promotion. Monday's numbers. Weekend numbers. Weekly ranker. Hannity to... Read more

'I'm Proud of the Fox News Channel'

J$P Video! Alan announces his upcoming retirement from H&C:


From Hannity & Colmes, November 24 2008

Monday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Fridays numbers. Thursday's numbers. Alan Colmes quits Hannity & Colmes! Hannity to fly solo? Reax: Jossip, Hot Air. Alan... Read more

Weekend Links & Open Thread

Sunday cable news links [updated through the weekend]: Must see tv? Thanksgiving shout-outs from Iraq. Who's weathering the post-election storm? Sunday specials. Today's Rachel Maddow profile (via TV Newser). Headline News... Read more

Friday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: The most trusted name in news. Cable news as entertainment. Megyn's Mukasey moment. Spurious Sanchez story refuted. Markets disprove Think Progress attack... Read more

Thursday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: How Michael cried Wolff. Wednesday's numbers. Abrams's agency: an inauspicious idea? Punditry makes strange bedfellows? Q&A: Mr Bill O'Reilly. Huck hosts Dan Rather. Roger... Read more

Wednesday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Beck's book booming. Tuesday's numbers. Somebody likes D. L. Hughley. It's the grammar police. FNC's Rhodes to Bloomberg. MSNBC's McElfresh to 1cast. Coop... Read more

'The Election Is Lost to You Maggots!'

J$P Video! Shep gets snippy with an emailer, again:


From Studio B, November 18 2008

Tuesday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Audio: Dagen in Lexington. Cablers discussed on media panel. Monday's numbers. Weekend numbers. Weekly ranker. What slump? Amanpour awarded. Profile: Caroline... Read more

Monday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Boot Hill [video flashback below]. Chuck Todd in Palm Springs. Friday's numbers. CNN American Morning in free fall? Ali's absence. Whither... Read more

Weekend Links & Open Thread

Sunday cable news links [updated through the day]: Wolf Blitzer, meet Lisa Simpson. Tom Brokaw sticks up for MSNBC. Greta vs NY Times and the newshounds. CNN AM cutbacks.... Read more

Friday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: An insult to Tim Russert's memory? Thursday's numbers. Frank Luntz changes course. Dan Abrams's new gig. Greta's deleted post re Howard Kurtz... Read more

Thursday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news inks [updated through the day]: Chris Wallace's five part miniseries. Wednesday's numbers. Huck radio is coming. John Stossel: Fox viewers are "right-wing nuts". Q&A: Neil Cavuto. Hotline quotes. Ted... Read more

Wednesday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Tuesday's numbers. Cameron controversy continues. O'Reilly wins, and loses. Real housewives of CNN? Lou Dobbs vs Ted Turner. Another Fox fan surfaces: US... Read more

Tuesday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Chris Wallace in Dallas. Veterans' Day remembrance. More DL Hughley controversy. Pix: NASDAQ election night. Monday's numbers. Weekend numbers. Weekly ranker. Ailes in... Read more

'No, This Is Actually Quite Stupid'

J$P Video! Fun with holograms!


From Fox & Friends, November 10 2008

'I Don't Want to Peddle in Schoolyard Trash'

J$P Audio! O'Reilly and Greta argue about the Palin controversy: is it news or gossip, and did Carl Cameron "mess up"? From The Radio Factor, Nov... Read more

Monday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Friday's numbers. Eric Bolling gets Happy. Video: Keith on The View. Heidi's get: W. Hughley's news. Election night inside FNC; Fox's future (via... Read more

'It Was More Interesting to Watch the Trappings'

J$P Video! The panel (with Judith Miller in her Fox debut) on media coverage of Barack Obama: From Fox News Watch, November 8 2008 fox news... Read more

'He's Good With His Hands'

J$P Video! It's somebody's birthday...


From Happening Now, November 7 2008

Weekend Links & Open Thread

Weekend cable news links [updated through the weekend]: Journalistic ethics: "cowardly and despicable"...when it's Fox. Bauder: whither cable news? UK: Election coverage review. Greta's Palin update. Pix. MSNBC's documentary dispute. Barney... Read more

Friday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Thursday's numbers. Cablers maneuver to retain post-election viewership. Q&A: FNC's Jay Wallace, CNN's Jon Klein. FNC memo: lay off Obama?... Read more

Thursday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: "Dysfunctional" MSNBC. Wednesday's numbers. Audio: O'Reilly's offer to Palin. Chris Wallace with Jon Stewart. Olbermann attacks CNN. Strategy Room extended indefinitely. Today's firing demand. Hologram... Read more

Wednesday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: CNBC: oops! CNN tops: Tuesday's numbers. Greta on "media poison". Hologram fad stoked. A stand-up team. Behind the scenes at FNC and FBN.... Read more

Beckel: 'I Would Have Used Rev Wright'

J$P Video! Bob Beckel vs Ann Coulter on today's election:


From Fox & Friends, November 4 2008

Tuesday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Monday's numbers. Weekend numbers. Top cable shows. The Fox election party is on! Anti-semitism at MSNBC? CNN's Hughley: a setback? Coop... Read more

'How Great Is That?!'

J$P Video! Trace Gallagher's tour of FNC's new set:


From The Live Desk, November 3 2008

Monday Links & Open Thread

Latest cable news links [updated through the day]: Inside The Strategy Room. Gregory hour rechristened. FNC's high-tech leap. Friday's numbers. Major Garrett email leak. Cable wars escalate. Jossip catches Keith contradiction.... Read more

'The Best Thing Affleck's Done Since Dazed and Confused'

J$P Video! Fox & Friends, with Greg Gutfeld, on SNL's Olbermann skit, and CNN's Hughley show: From Fox & Friends, November 2 2008 fox news gg... Read more

Weekend Links & Open Thread

Weekend cable news links [updated through the weekend]: Exit poll concerns resurface. Harry Smith talks with Bill O'Reilly. Brit Hume looks back, assesses increasing media partisanship. SNL minireview: Olby... Read more