Jun 152016
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Sean Hannity-Megyn Kelly-Bill O’Reilly 1-2-3.
  • Durkin: MSNBC planning new 4pm show for former Salon columnist.
  • Durkin: MSNBC 9am hour goes to Stephanie Ruhle.  MSNBC turns 20.
  • New Pew: ‘State of the Media’ finds cable news viewership, revenues up.
  • FTV Live: CNN has  internal ‘Team Trump‘ email list.   Rick ties the knot.
  • Impartial NBC journo rips gun lobby, lawmakers.  Today’s firing demand.
  • Grove: Cooper pulverizes conservatives, so he’s the anchor we need now.
  • Controversy swirls around Coop’s ‘petty, disgraceful‘ third-degree of AG.
  • Why Sophie Barnes calls Megyn Kelly a role model for young journalists.
  • Q&A: Kilmeade talks Trump; Steve and Ainsley reflect on success of F&F.
  • Holtz: Is an FNC exclusive, not shared with rivals, ethically problematic?
  • On the Record videos: Orlando shooter’s favorite Imam

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Jun 142016

J$P Video! Andy Levy, Nomiki Konst, and Joe DeVito join Kennedy with reaction to Obama’s ISIS remarks:

From Kennedy 14 June 2016

Jun 142016
  • Monday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-Cooper 1-2-3.
  • Fox News topped all basic cable channels in latest weekly ratings.
  • Outnumbered video: react to Obama comments.
  • Zucker play: CNN ‘expert’ doesn’t know if Orlando attack is act of terror.
  • Late Show video: Bill O’Reilly with Stephen Colbert
  • Coop names names, but not the shooter.  Greg says no more face time.
  • Sara Murray: From intern to covering Trump on CNN.  Weekend numbers.
  • The Cable Game: Gender bender.  CNN coverage is the best…on SnapChat.
  • Kelly File video: Debate over Trump for Washington Post.
Jun 132016
  • Video: his former paper over Trump headline.
  • Friday’s numbers: Wolf Blitzer-O’Bolling/Maddow (tie) 1-2-3.
  • Davis: I remember when there was news in my cable tv news.
  • Horn: Documents suggest MSNBC connived to promote fracking.
  • CNN pundit obsessed with looking like Hillary.  Bourdain in Houston.
  • Why Megyn does, or doesn’t, name names.  Audio Q&A: Juan Williams.
  • Factor video: analyzes coverage of the Orlando attack.
Jun 112016
  • Video: wake up, America, ‘the war is here’.
  • Newsers scramble to cover attack; O’Reilly, Megyn Kelly live tonight.
  • CNN reporter claims fired Florida sports reporter worked for Fox News.
  • James Rosen hopes new admin means ‘clean slate’.   Q&A: Jesse Watters.
  • Fareed Zakaria fronts India’s Big Chance.  CNN skeds rape Town Hall.
  • Your Buzz videos: Double too art of
  • Zurawik: Megyn Kelly covering Freddy Gray case more than other hosts.
  • O’Reilly wants to fill a void: ‘History channel doesn’t even do much history’.
  • Chris Jansing honored.  Ayman Mohyeldin criticized.  Sunday talkers: preview.
Jun 102016
Jun 092016
  • Wednesday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Sean Hannity-Megyn Kelly 1-2-3.
  • Wemple: Ed Henry is officially off the Hillary beat, future role unclear.
  • F&F video: against ‘major conflict of interest’.
  • Kelly File video: another media double standard.
  • Q&A: James Rosen, on being in the Obama administration’s crosshairs.
  • Outrage over ‘biased’ CNN terror headline as Greta sticks up for Israel.
  • Q&A: Scarborough says Trump calls Zucker ‘my personal booker’.  More.
  • Q&A: Jesse Watters previews his next special.  FNC spiffs up its graphics.
  • The hills are alive with the sound of election themes.  Ali Velshi resurfaces.
  • Back for ‘seconds’: Coop called back to Live to guest-host for two more days.
Jun 082016
Jun 072016
  • Monday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Sean Hannity-Megyn Kelly 1-2-3.
  • Somerby: Megyn Kelly coverage fairer to Gov McAuliffe than Maddow’s.
  • Legends & Lies premiere tops rivals in totals and demo.  Weekend numbers.
  • Outnumbered video: Outrage over in Stanford rape case.
  • Q: Did Trump get Bill O’Reilly’s questions in advance?  A: No. ‘Never, ever.’
  • O’Reilly Factor, Kelly File videos:  Wemple: Bill the racist.
  • CNN’s Awra Damon found a cause in plight of burned Iraqi boy.  Today’s oops.
  • Audio Q&A: Bret Baier on WLS.  Q&A: Stacey Dash.  MSNBC spiffs up visuals.
  • Did White House cut reply to Fox News from transcript?   CNBC debuts Binge.
Jun 062016
  • Friday’s numbers: Bret Baier-The Five-O’Bolling Factor 1-2-3.
  • MSNBC using lefty pundits to anchor ‘hard news’ hours.  Today’s oops.
  • Media Buzz video: Katie Couric, Muhammad Ali.
  • The Cable Game: As CNN plays catch-up on one story, it spikes another.
  • Happening Now video: Coverage of Trump debated.
  • Somerby: Is anyone surprised that CNN has 100 pundits on its payroll?
  • Erica Hill returns to CNN.  Trump camp claims MSNBC reporter banned.
  • CNN Newsroom LA gains an extra hour.  Legends & Lies tops bestseller list.
  • Suits at ABC, CNN throw cold water on Coop Live co-host gig (via CNNC).
  • Only one journalist on ‘Most Powerful Women’ list.  Q&A: Anthony Bourdain.
Jun 042016
  • Media Buzz videos: Trump Hillary
  • Reliable Sources videos: Cenk Uygur; Trump vs press; Couric and Rosen.
  • Farhi: Welcome to Punditstan, land of gleaming teeth and hot takes.
  • Rothstein: ‘Fancypants’ Maddow producer says Daily Caller not legit.
  • Are ‘phoners’ making a comeback? It depends.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Flood: Stuart Varney’s secret weapon.  Legends & Lies: The Patriots debuts.
  • Somerby: Rachel Maddow gets it right, but Chris Hayes gets it very wrong.
  • Your Buzz videos: Hill’s Vince suing soft
  • HuffPo: Chris Matthews colluding with corporate media to ‘coronate’ Hillary.
Jun 032016
  • Thursday’s numbers: O’Reilly-Sean Hannity-Megyn Kelly 1-2-3.
  • Outnumbered video: State Dept investigation
  • Wemple: James Rosen issues a nine-point rebuttal to Jen Psaki.
  • Rense: CNN’s celebrity chef wants to make Trump eat raw steak.
  • Tamron Hall pulled from Nightly News spot.  Ainsley thanks Larry.
  • FTV Live: MSNBC finds way to make the NBA Finals about politics.
  • Yahr: Coop’s guest-hosting on Live makes the case for choosing him.
  • Former MSNBCer settles her tax bill, current MSNBCers still in arrears.
  • Flood: Hamilton is not just big on Broadway…he’s coming to Fox News.
  • Actor Harry Kollatz describes the filming of Bill O’Reilly’s Legends & Lies.
  • Tapper auction for wounded vets closes.  A tour of CNN Airport Network.
Jun 022016
  • The Five video: gets a mention from Eric Bolling.
  • The Five video: a lively discussion of Hillary’s speech.
  • Jen Psaki loses it, attacks James Rosen for ‘vilifying me on television’.
  • Wednesday’s numbers: Sean Hannity-Bill O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly 1-2-3.
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Sean Hannity-Megyn Kelly 1-2-3.
  • F&F videos: ‘cover-up’ at State; responds.
  • Borchers: What happened when Bret Baier asked twitter for story ideas.
  • May program ranker: FNC F holds 14 of 15 top slots, 8 of top 10 in 25-54.
  • Nguyen: Michelle Fields ‘learned a thing or two’ from brush with scandal.
  • Kelly File video: Documents trigger fresh lawsuit.
  • Somerby: How Rachel Maddow has become one of the biggest fakes on tv.
  • Scandal du jour: Trump gave $75K to a veterans’ charity that Hannity likes.
  • ICN: Why CNN ignores irrelevant Couric flap; thoughts on MSNBC changes.
Jun 012016
  • The Five video: to State Dept editing admission.
  • Wemple: Belated admission by the State Dept doesn’t go far enough.
  • State Dept admits Rosen footage intentionally deleted; video:
  • May numbers: FNC breaks its 13-year record; CNN, MSNBC, HLN grow.
  • Monday’s numbers: O’Reilly-Shannon Bream-Anthony Bourdain 1-2-3.
  • Friday’s numbers: The Five-Shannon Bream-The O’Reilly Factor 1-2-3.
  • Sunday showdown: Media Buzz tops Reliable Sources.  Weekend numbers.
  • Outnumbered video: dissects Cheryl Mills testimony.
  • Maria Bartiromo leads Fox Business ratings rally.  FBN up, CNBC down.
  • Gold: MSNBC hypes ‘codebreakers’, ‘firebrands’ in new rebranding.  More.
  • Hogue: It’s time to return Andrea Tantaros to Outnumbered. CNN turns 36.
  • FTV: As CNN blackout on Couric flap continues, Stelter pleads ‘limited time’.
  • Battaglio: After her big year, Megyn Kelly could command $20 million salary.
  • Gahr: Those MSNBCers allegedly ‘working to pay off’ their tax debt? Haven’t.
  • CNN: The ‘worst ever mobile ad’ experience?  Hillary stiffs her peeps at MSNBC.