Oct 102016
 
  • FNC/Nancy Grace ‘scoop’ a fabrication.  Maria Bartiromo honored.
  • Hogue: CNN’s mantra ‘p*ssy…p*ssy…p*ssy’ a startling wake-up call.
  • Concha: Coop, Raddatz best moderators so far; Cillizza cries ‘sexism‘.
  • Freaky Friday numbers: Don Lemon-Anderson Cooper-Maddow 1-2-3.
  • Krinsky: Bret Baier on Ailes, Special Report, and the future of Fox News.
  • Video: O’Reilly says some media orgs told employees
  • Video: Luntz’s rates the debate.   Today’s Wemple O’Whine.
  • Fox News Sunday video: on media bias, Chinatown, and more.
  • Multiple ‘friendly’ cable newsers identified by name in leaked Clinton docs.
  • Somerby: Cable channel turns into The Kellyanne Show…and it wasn’t Fox.
Oct 052016
 
  • Tuesday numbers: Debate/CNN-Debate/FNC-Post-Debate/FNC 1-2-3.
  • Acrimonious squabbles erupt between CNN, ABC over Sunday debate.
  • Concha: Quijano’s bias of omission conforms to Lester Holt’s playbook.
  • CNBC icon loses the week to Fox Biz.   How CNN beat MSNBC and Fox.
  • Kelly File video: Panel and moderator Elaine Quijano.
  • No Live with Kelly: Coop signs long-term CNN deal, allows for 60 Minutes.
  • Wemple: CNN should hire Pence.  Harris, Hasbro settle.  Today’s outrage!
  • Confessions of an MSNBC intern.  Ass-iest Chris Matthews tv moment ever.
Sep 292016
 
  • Video: Neil Cavuto for abandoning ‘fair and balanced’.
  • Wednesday numbers: O’Reilly-Obama Town Hall-Megyn Kelly 1-2-3.
  • Q3 program ranker: Fox News holds top ten slots; Megyn tops demo.
  • Bret Baier makes book.  CNN makes books.  Coop gets another tryout.
  • Wemple: Lewandowski no longer on Trump payroll, given a lump sum.
  • Davis: CNN report on NC shooting riddled with errors, omits key facts.
  • Factor video: has issues with FBI email investigation.
Sep 262016
 
  • Concha: MSNBC catches flak over on-screen graphics mishaps.
  • Friday’s numbers: Megyn Kelly-Bill O’Reilly-Sean Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Videos: Bill O’Reilly talks with and
  • Maria Molina at CMU.  Coop at Stambaugh.  Carlos Watson resurfaces.
  • Gahr: Why does Dylan Byers think perjury by Phil Griffin is ‘not a story‘?
  • Steinberg: Ad on CNN looks like real newscast; Lester Holt’s difficult task.
  • Kelly File video: Panel explores how for the debate.
Sep 202016
 
Sep 162016
 
  • Thursday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Sean Hannity-Megyn Kelly 1-2-3.
  • Adams: Ignore the lies, Fox News is not ‘imploding’…in fact, it’s surging.
  • Outnumbered video: over Trump ‘birther’ press conference.
  • Concha: Stelter should apologize, CNN should consider suspending him.
  • Concha: Brian Stelter claims Hannity may be rooting for Hillary’s death.
  • Trump unhappy with debate moderator from the ‘Clinton News Network’.
  • Katz: I’ll Tell You What aims to be ‘fair-minded, kind, respectful…and fun’.
  • Newsers gripe they got ‘played‘ by Trump again.  Today’s Wemple O’Whine.
  • Mohr: Lauer ‘hung out to dry’ but (MS)NBC exec Lack was calling the shots.
  • Nolte: CNN’s collapse typified by two screenshots.  Audio Q&A: Brian Stelter.
  • Factor video: Bernard Goldberg of the Presidential election.
Aug 292016
 
  • Friday’s numbers: Maddow-O’Bolling Factor-Bret Baier 1-2-3.
  • Fox News files response to Tantaros: ‘not a victim…an opportunist’.
  • Out# video: over Clintons’ ‘outrageous bribery’.
  • Flood: Neil Cavuto set to make post-surgery return on September 6.
  • After ‘fixing’ algorithms, Facebook hypes totally fake Megyn Kelly ‘news’.
  • Dylan Byers declares Megyn Kelly out of the running to moderate debate.
  • Concha: Fusion kicks white male debate moderators over 55 to the curb.
  • Survey says: Megyn Kelly, Anderson Cooper top debate moderator picks.
  • Bias? CNN host grills AP exec for publishing exposé on Clinton Foundation.
  • CNN’s Dylan Byers misrepresents Washington Post fact-check.   This is CNN.
  • Maria Molina returning to FNC…sort of.  Bo Dietl resurfaces.  Extra-crispy oops.
Aug 252016
 
  • Wednesday’s numbers: Megyn Kelly-Hannity-Coop/9pm 1-2-3.
  • Concha: Ed Henry returning to Fox News…in a different role.
  • Ariens: Dr Drew is leaving HLN; last show will air September 22.
  • Election ‘guru’ Nate Silver attacks FNC while he gives CNN a pass.
  • Can FNC keep Megyn Kelly, the ‘most prized anchor in cable news’?
  • Fox & Friends video: her move to Michigan.
  • Concha: Unethical Ramos doesn’t disclose his own conflict of interest.
  • Coop gets another try-out with Kelly.  Why Sean does those town halls.
  • Late Show videos: Coop w/Colbert Q&A: Brianna Keilar.
  • Fox: Joe Scarborough has a ‘secret’…(that he has discussed repeatedly).
  • Wemple: Tantaros’s crack legal team boasts that they’ve only just begun.
  • Shafer: Has FNC hit its ceiling?  Sakoui: FNC has to expand its demographics.
Aug 172016
 

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Aug 112016
 
  • Wednesday’s numbers: O’Bolling Factor-Sean Hannity-Greta 1-2-3.
  • Concha: It’ll be five years before Hillary talks to Chris Wallace again.
  • Impartial CNN reporter makes totally unbiased election observation.
  • Maglio: Coop getting yet another tryout as co-host for Live with Kelly.
  • Secret Service debunks CNN Trump allegation.  Zain Verjee resurfaces.
  • Student 2A activists detail why they say Tamron Hall ‘missed the point‘.
  • Newsmax pulled the plug on Dennis Michael Lynch while on live.  More.
  • Video: Greg Gutfeld bearing coffee for Shep.
  • Tyndall: With Ailes gone, Megyn likely to stay at Fox News…’as queen bee’.
Aug 012016
 
  • Friday’s numbers: Hannity (Tucker) – Coop – Megyn Kelly – 1-2-3.
  • FTV Live: Fox News hires Taya Kyle, widow of Chris, as contributor.
  • Somerby: Maddow was so moved she just ‘couldn’t talk’…or was she?
  • Coop ‘in the running‘ for Live with Kelly.  The questions Fareed forgot.
  • CNN sets second Libertarian Town Hall.  MSNBC producer calls it quits.
  • Jeffrey Lord: Here comes the big, and inevitable, transition at Fox News.
  • Q&A: Robin MeadeMichaela Pereira on Ailes allegations.  Who aired Pat?
  • Media Buzz video: analyzes Hillary on Fox, CBS burying a story.
Jul 162016
 
  • Concha: O’Reilly pulls off a rare 2016 feat.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Q&A: Joe Scarborough is making music.   Audio Q&A: Meghan McCain.
  • Ratings for 20 Kelly Ripa co-hosts put Coop near the bottom of the pile.
  • Your Buzz videos: playing race
  • Maddow: 25 things you don’t know about me.  CNN is up for nine Emmys.
  • Abby Huntsman talks about Fox and Ailes.   Litigants squabble over venue.
  • Q&A: Ainsley Earhardt, John Roberts.  MSNBC’s somber 20th anniversary.
Jul 072016
 
  • Wednesday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Throwback Thursday video from 2008: on Fox & Friends.
  • Oddsmakers’ favorite for new Kelly Ripa co-host: Anderson Cooper.
  • Big news for Brianna Keilar.  CNN hires yet another Trump surrogate.
  • Katz: Struggling ratings and fudged numbers won’t help Carlson’s case.
  • FTV Live: The likelihood of Carlson’s case ever going to trial is ‘remote’.
  • Ziegler: Coverage of Carlson suit already becoming tribal and partisan.
  • Wemple: Don’t settle, Gretchen, so you can force Roger Ailes to testify.
  • Collins: In 2015 book Gretchen Carlson lavishes praise on ‘brilliant’ Ailes.
  • ICN: Carlson has been poorly advised; her broadcast career is likely over.
  • Carlson lawyers say lawsuit about ‘more than money‘, but expect ‘millions’.
  • Factor video: on media coverage of Hillary email news.
  • Tucker: NBC and CNN have put Trump a step away from the White House.
Jun 302016
 
  • Wednesday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Fox Business Mornings with Maria producer caught in cocaine bust.
  • Videos: Judge Napolitano and the
  • Abramovitch: Nancy Grace is leaving HLN in Oct, plans digital project.
  • MSNBC cancels Lockup, announces a bundle of ‘new’ Dateline reruns.
  • Tyrell: CNN’s ‘fact-checkers’ should be fired.  Sally Kohn makes book.
  • CNN schedules Paul Ryan Town Hall.  WNBC’s Rob Schmitt to Fox News.
  • FEC Dems vote in secret to punish Fox News for sponsoring GOP debate.
  • Corey aims to make Trump great again.  Coop doesn’t want Corey on 360.
Jun 252016
 
  • Media Buzz videos: Press fact-check
  • Reliable Sources videos: Hiring Corey; live-streaming sit-in; Dan Rather.
  • CNN facing internal staff revolt over Corey Lewandowski hire.
  • CNN Trump supporter: Corey hire a great call.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Zurawik: Gray case shows power of video.   Special: Danger at the Doctor.
  • It happens every spring: Fox Fan Weekend.  Fox Biz’s ‘Brexit’ tops CNBC.
  • Your Buzz videos: just