1/18/10 12:31 PM

Weekend Cable News Links and Open Thread

Hot and Not.  The Beck chart. Ombudsman: Kurtz's conflict. Cavuto in Morristown. Birther whines over FNC snubs. From Hillary flack to MSNBC anchor?  Dobbs returns fire. CSI: New York.  Dubious... Read more

Friday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Thursday's numbers: Bill-Beck-Hannity 1-2-3. Profile: Shep.  Courtney resurfaces.  Paging Tolstoy. Video: O'Reilly's cantankerous View.  Latino letdown? Dobbs blames Geraldo? Rivera: he's a pansy!  No mas? George disavows Olbermann post. ... Read more

Thursday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Wednesday's numbers: Bill-Beck-Bret 1-2-3. Greta's in Pakistan.  FNC: fire Gingrich?  Q&A: Shep. Truce or consequences.  Olbermann overkill? Dobbs under fire...literally, as MSNBC airs ad. Trends: FNC rivals plummet.  Velez-Mitchell's... Read more

Wednesday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Video: Bob Wright on the NBC/Comcast deal. Tuesday's numbers: Bill-Beck-Hannity 1-2-3. Truce or no truce?  Jarrett's wrong, no she's right? MSNBC 10:00 pm plan: reruns.  Countdown drops 63%. Whore... Read more

Tuesday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Monday's numbers: Bill-Beck-Hannity 1-2-3.  October numbers: program ranker.  Maddow: new lows.  CNN crumbles: NY Times, LA Times, Coop plummets, Twitter fail, Klein memo, analysis.  More:... Read more

Monday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Friday's numbers: Bill-Beck-Sean 1-2-3.  October numbers: FNC's best year ever, CNN/MSNBC sinking! Fox in your phone.  Poolgate update. Dispatches from the war.  Cranky Cramer. Jarrett defends interview.  Shep... Read more

Weekend Cable News Links and Open Thread

Shuster's reading list. Jane Hall exits FNC. Poolgate: Gibbs admits mistake. Q&A: Jenna Lee.  Charts: Bill, Beck. Fox hunt: the flaw.  Video: Laura on ABC. Sunday talkers: HuffPo recap.  Sanchez... Read more

Friday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Matthews again spouts G--D-- on live tv! False CNBC report spooks markets. Thursday's numbers: Bill-Beck-Bret 1-2-3. Behind the war. Orchestrated by Media Matters? Pool flap: non-denial denial? Tucker's... Read more

Thursday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Shuster: Is Cheney emotionally unstable? Wednesday's numbers: Bill-Sean-Beck 1-2-3. Beck's week. Maddow's apology: analysis.  Is news news? Guess who's a 'terrorist'?  Profile: Jenna Lee. War boosts FNC.  Murdoch eyeing... Read more

Wednesday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Tuesday's numbers: Bill-Beck-Hannity 1-2-3. Buchanan audio: "I'm a hostage!" Latino: shallow and Lou-less. Hill: MSNBC more biased than Fox! Gasparino banned from D-Rat.  Today's oops. War on Fox: phony distraction? ... Read more

Tuesday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Monday's numbers: O'Reilly-Beck-Hannity 1-2-3. Weekend numbers. Will Olby accept the challenge?  KO's absurd promo. Who is watching FNC?  Just a mistake? Wallace incognito?  Hotline after dark.  HLN grows. War on... Read more

Monday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Friday's numbers: Beck-Juan-Bret 1-2-3. Rivals ban talent from Imus.  CNBC app. Biz cablers hoaxed.  Joe talks media bias. Stossel debuts.  FBN turns two.  HD progress. Q&A: David Asman, Soledad... Read more

Weekend Cable News Links and Open Thread

Is Lou Dobbs ruining Soledad's special? Rahm Emanuel: media critic?  Beck and Bill: charted. Soledad shines.  Axelrod escalates. Will Rachel apologize? Sunday talkers: HuffPo recap. Q&A: Shep Smith, Rick Sanchez. Olby's... Read more

Friday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Who are MSNBC's "sick puppies"? Thursday's numbers: Beck #1 in demo! BalooonBoy. Hosts' favorite guests.  Shuster's slippery non-apology. Major Garrett on the White House/FNC feud. Leave cable news alone! ... Read more

Thursday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Wednesday's numbers: Bill-Beck-Hannity 1-2-3. Balloon coverage sparks controversy. The war on Fox: Chris Wallace w/Imus. Joe vs Imus: Barnhart analysis. Dump Dobbs persists: CNN to air ad? Limbaugh flap mushrooms. ... Read more

Wednesday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Why Beck should host SNL?  Olbermann: misogynist? Tuesday's numbers: O'Reilly-Beck-Hannity 1-2-3. Just what cable news needs: ombudsmen? Analysis. The war on Fox: who is winning? Who's right? Did Olbermann... Read more

Tuesday Cable News Links and Open Thread

John Gibson on the White House/MSNBC war on Fox. Monday's numbers: FNC wins huge, by nearly 4-1 margin!  Weekend numbers. DC dumps Morning Joe radio.  Major catches... Read more

Monday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Shuster: Flush Rush! Friday's numbers: O'Reilly-Beck-Hannity 1-2-3. The voice of America?  Sanjay's safaris. Q&A: Howard Kurtz.  MSNBC defends Fox! FNC to White House: Bring it on!  Echoes of Nixon? Obama's... Read more

Weekend Cable News Links and Open Thread

New CNN promo targets Dems; analysis. Whining White House boosts FNC? Greta heading north. Sunday talkers: HuffPo recap. Soledad skips Lou.  Charts: feud, Beck. Lowdown leaks?  Q&A: Nicole Lapin.  Birthday... Read more

Friday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Thursday's numbers: Bill-Beck-Greta 1-2-3. The three-million-dollar man.  Special correction. Nobel: pundits' perspective.  Hotline after dark. Salon praises Beck...sort of.  When Sean met George. Audio: Chris Wallace on the moon... Read more

Thursday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Wednesday's numbers: FNC sweeps, CNN crumbles. WH attacks FNC: a loser's strategy? What about Major? Is Mickey Mouse a Fox hater?  NBCU suitors. The Imus effect.  No bias... Read more

Wednesday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Olbermann uses his dad's illness in Special Comment. Tuesday's numbers: FNC sweeps! Profile: Gretchen Carlson. Imus 2.0.  Mika's on-stage dump. FNC's 13th.  Greta fights back.  Hotline after dark. Fact-check flap. ... Read more

Tuesday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Video: Michael Moore vs Hannity part one two three. Monday's numbers: Bill-Beck-Hannity 1-2-3, Imus debut huge, beats CNBC.  Weekend numbers. Ailes and Axelrod: secret meeting revealed. Profiles: Liz... Read more

Monday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Friday's numbers: Juan Williams Factor tops. Red Eye resurgence.  Q&A: Howard Kurtz. Video: Beck w/Imus.  Ratigan echoes Big Ed. Imus: Krakauer, Kurtz, Hinckley. First reviews. Tivo tallies.  Focus: Afghanistan. ... Read more

Weekend Cable News Links and Open Thread

Q&A: Stossel.  Hot & Not. Sunday talkers: HuffPo recap. Charting Beck.  Shuster's reading list. GE's Liberty option.  MSNBC: welchers? Updated through the weekend.  Use our valuable bandwidth to post... Read more

Friday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Thursday's numbers: FNC sweeps again! Joe thanks Obama.  Paula Zahn resurfaces. Cavuto grills Imus.  The Williams Factor. Video: CNN stunned.  Kernan vs Brooks. Imus preview.  Q&A: Stossel, Catherine Herridge. Empire... Read more

Thursday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Wednesday's numbers: FNC tops, HLN/MS/CNN 2-3-4. GE deal not Comcastic for Bill O'Reilly? Audio: Alan Colmes w/Imus.  MS/CNBC boycott? Ratings? Shmatings! Reese hypes web hits! Uncertainty, disquiet at 30... Read more

Wednesday Cable News Links and Open Thread

GE in talks to dump NBC-Uni on Comcast! Zurawik responds to O'Reilly. Tuesday's numbers: FNC sweeps!  Program rankers: Q3, Sept.  Charts: Coop, Countdown, CNN.  Monday's numbers. NY Times/CNBC... Read more

Tuesday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Q3 ratings: FNC dominates, owns top ten; CNN #2, MSNBC sinks, HLN improves.  Weekend numbers. MSNBC: Cults R Us.  Hill hubbub heightens. Scarborough's sinus.  Q&A: Behar, Schneider. CNN... Read more

Monday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Friday's numbers: FNC #1, CNN/HLN/MSNBC 2-3-4. It's come to this: Draft O'Donnell?!?  Biz specials. Video: Glenn Beck Day. NY Times discovers FNC. Profile: Liz Claman.  Q&A: Behar. FNC goes wide. ... Read more

Weekend Cable News Links and Open Thread

Behar on Beck and Bill. Profile: Alisyn Camerota (via TVN). More Fox News bias!  Fareed's reward? Beck in Mt Vernon. Dozens protest. Sunday talkers: HuffPo recap. Q&A: Roland Martin, Contessa... Read more

Friday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Thursday's numbers: FNC huge! Candy's computer copped.  Q&A: Roland Martin. Petition vs petition.  Malveaux honored. Close, but not quite.  Obama vs cable news. Amanpour lost?  Roger and Wolf.  Hotline... Read more

Thursday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Wednesday's numbers: FNC dominates. Stossel/Fox: part deux.  Big Ed loses it? Who is most trusted?  Fair and funny. Video: Kelly's Court on the ACORN lawsuit. Matthews at Holy Cross. ... Read more

Wednesday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Greta: who's the idiot?  CNN's turn to be snubbed. Tuesday's numbers: FNC sweep; Bill, Beck 1-2. Graduation day.  CNN hosts Mugabe. Keith color coded?  Key controversy. Party with Robin. ... Read more

Tuesday Cable News LInks and Open Thread

Katie Couric: 45 minutes w/Glenn Beck. Monday's numbers: FNC sweeps! Weekend numbers. Joe vs Glenn.  Profile: Malkin. Olbermann oversight?  Obama's bad idea? Chryon craziness.  Hotline after dark. Marketing: Beck-style.  CNN... Read more

Monday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Friday's numbers: O'Reilly #1 and #2! Q&A: Major Garrett, Frank Luntz. Kurtz: Obama vs Fox.  Olby by the numbers. Olbermann ad flap: update.  Joe jabs...who? Leaked email.  Profiles: Joy... Read more

Weekend Cable News Links and Open Thread

CNN's King praised.  Profile: Big Ed. O'Reilly's sequestered speech. Sunday talkers: HuffPo recap. Shock: Media Matters lies about Fox! More CNN HD?  Soledad to Cuba. Dobbs blasts MSNBC.  Cry baby... Read more

Friday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Thursday's numbers: FNC sweeps again. CNBC plummets.  Profile: Mika (via ICN).  Family flak. Beck cover photog discredited. Who's behind the birthers? Fox!! FNC: No plans to move Beck... Read more

Thursday Cable News Links and Open Thread

The power of Roger Ailes? Analysis. Wednesday's numbers: O'Reilly tops 4M viewers! Huddy re-ups with FNC.  G-20 preview. CNN, Carter recycle false MSNBC report? Cable awards.  Money honey caught. Beck:... Read more

Wednesday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Tuesday's numbers: O'Reilly tops 4M. CNN's lost its way? Olby to attack Joe?  Beck at MSU. Q&A: Darren Rovell, Christiane Amanpour. Stossel: Why I Quit ABC.  Today's lawsuit. Carter cable... Read more

Tuesday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Stiffing Fox an Obama blunder? Monday's numbers: FNC tops rivals combined!  Beck smash.  Weekend numbers.  Weekly ranker. Ad shuffle update.  Blackwater blackout? Q&A: Shep, Geraldo. Rivera erupts. Wishful... Read more

Monday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Beck promises "another tape" on Tuesday. Friday's numbers: FNC tops rivals by more than 3-1, 9/11 special #1 in demo, F&F tops 1 million viewers. Three is... Read more

Weekend Cable News Links and Open Thread

Joe on the road. More wedding pix. Freedom Watch daily.  Booking battles. Sunday talkers: HuffPo recap.  Sklar skewers Beck. CNN avoiding the issue? Or not?  9/11 coverage recap. Updated through... Read more

Friday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Thursday's numbers: FNC dominates; O'Reilly, Beck tops. Gawker: Glenn Beck, America's Al-Qaeda terrorist! Anatomy of a scare. Blame CNN! Spot the goof! Blowback. Olbermann unloads on Beck. 9/11 coverage.  Another... Read more

Thursday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Hannity tonight: 1st interview with Rep Joe Wilson. Advice to Obama: enter the No-Spin Zone. Wednesday's numbers: O'Reilly tops 5M! Obama viewers choose FNC.  Tuesday's numbers. Beck files... Read more

Wednesday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Monday's numbers: another FNC sweep. Weekend numbers. CNN trims webcast. Matthews recovering. Liz Claman: triathlete. Profiles: Dave Ramsey, Jenna Lee. Beck: O'Reilly's on my side.  Andrea's worried. Olby timeline.  The... Read more

Tuesday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Friday's numbers: Beck #1 show. Olby calls for Beck dirt, now backpedaling? Q&A: Kurtz.  Bret Baier baseball. MSNBC airing Cosby conclave. Crossfire redux?  CNN.com names editor. Olby's target.  Beck threatens... Read more

Weekend Cable News Links and Open Thread

Beck gets results. NewsCore is coming.  Q&A: Robin Meade. Olbermann: Send me Beck dirt! Who won? Beck ? The smear machine? Makeup by Mario.  Greta gets Jimbo. Sunday talkers: HuffPo... Read more

Friday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Thursday's numbers: FNC sweeps. Q&A: Margaret Brennan. CNN journalism.  Hotline after dark. Will Joe go?  Campbell, Alexis to GMA?  Tucker special tonite. Updated through the day.  Use our valuable... Read more

Thursday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Wednesday's numbers: FNC crushes rivals. FNC plans 9/11 special. Controversial key. MSNBC dayside changes flop. Operation Pat rekindled. MSNBC scrubs column. Imus: it's official.  Olby named in lawsuit.  Hotline after... Read more

Wednesday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Tuesday's numbers: FNC sweeps.  August program ranker: FNC is phenomenal! Reese analysis. Coop droops. Campbell's slump. Five weird minutes. CNN iReport: Glenn Beck a rapist murderer?! Schultz splits... Read more

Tuesday Cable News Links and Open Thread

Monday's numbers: FNC sweeps! August numbers: FNC up, CNN & MSNBC down, HLN mixed. Weekend numbers. HuffPo: Joe for Prez?!? Mary Alice Williams resurfaces. Coop to Kabul.  Hotline... Read more