Jun 132017
 
  • Monday’s numbers: Maddow-Tucker Carlson-O’Donnell 1-2-3.
  • Concha: NBC needs to pull Megyn’s interview with Alex Jones.
  • Steinberg: The unprecedented cable news wars in the Trump era.
  • Former FNC employee:  Workplace harassment suit is ‘meritless’.
  • Sunday showdown: Reliable beats MediaBuzz.  Weekend numbers.
  • Tucker Carlson video: Joe Concha sees a at CNN.
  • Back to the 90s.  CNN’s new ‘travel vertical‘.   Tapper at Dartmouth.
  • HuffPo: The problem with Greta is that she’s too fair and balanced.
  • The Five video: Debate over terrorism and its enablers
  • Hall: Stop the madness… before advertising boycotts destroy us all.
  • You can leave Fox News, but the boycotts will follow you everywhere.
Jun 102017
 
  • MediaBuzz videos: Comey big
  • Reliable Sources: WH in crisis; Trump under oath; Trump’s secrets.
  • ‘Staging’ charge debunked? New footage reopens controversy.
  • Somerby: Why should we focus on the ‘critical’ 25-54 demo?
  • Somerby: Just how dumb can cable news’ Rhodes Scholar be?
  • Q&A: Ed Henry.  Profile: W Kamau Bell.  CNN stuck in Siberia.
  • Hannity Comey special scores big.  Sean sticks up for Reza Aslan.
  • Torregrosa: The swift and surprising rise of ‘tough, edgy’ Katy Tur.
  • FoxNews.com to get extreme makeover.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Tucker video: Equality advocate promotes for Muslims.
Jun 072017
 
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Maddow-Lawrence O’Donnell-Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Fox execs thank staff for London coverage, re-sign Charles Payne.
  • They’re back: The Hannity/Scarborough twitter spat heats up again.
  • Tucker video: has a reality check on the Jared Kushner flap.
  • Joyella: Rachel Maddow now the ‘most powerful person in cable news’.
  • Dana Bash’s Badass Womenbreaks barriers‘.  Heather Nauert resurfaces.
Jun 032017
 
  • Impartial MSNBC anchor: Is Trump trying to provoke a terror attack?
  • MediaBuzz videos: coverage; heat;
  • Reliable Sources videos: Terror coverage; Londoners react; Kathy Griffin.
  • CNN host who ate human brain on camera calls POTUS a ‘piece of sh!t‘.
  • Q&A: Steve Hilton on ‘positive populism’ and The Next Revolution. More.
  • Maloney: Hannity’s post-holiday ratings bump.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Cablenews revenues surge.  Q&A: Lawrence O’Donnell.  Calling Kimberly.
  • The Five video: Panelists give their take on
  • Griffin feels ‘betrayed’ by Coop (who wants Andy Cohen to be new co-host).
May 312017
 
  • Neil Cavuto video: ‘I might have the scar, but
  • Monday’s numbers: America’s Newsroom-Tucker-The 60s 1-2-3.
  • May numbers: Fox #1 viewers; MSNBC #1 weeknights demo; CNN.
  • You’re Fired: CNN terminates Kathy Griffin New Year’s co-host gig.
  • Outnumbered video: Panel argues severity of Griffin’s
  • The Five video: Greg Gutfeld finds Griffin’s stunt
  • USAA resumes ads on Hannity.   CNN ‘evaluating‘ Kathy Griffin gig.
  • Bill O’Reilly announces new ‘Killing’ book, thinks Hannity ‘will survive’.
  • Jarrett: Jared mugged by media mob.  Pirro moonlighting didn’t pay off.
  • Sunday showdown: MediaBuzz tops Reliable Sources. Weekend numbers.
May 302017
 
  • Rothstein: Will CNN dump New Year’s Eve co-host Kathy Griffin?
  • Freaky Friday numbers: O’Donnell-Melber-Tucker Carlson 1-2-3.
  • F&F video: Anna Kooiman reveals she’s going to be
  • Steinberg: MSNBC touts its ‘hard news focus‘ as Maddow surges.
  • Q&A: Steve Hilton talks Brexit, economics, and The Next Revolution.
  • Concha: Hannity plugs counter-boycott; Megyn promo: ‘must-see tv‘.
  • Hod: Over a dozen Hannity advertisers who are not pulling their ads.
  • Collateral damage: Hannity boycott results in ads pulled off MSNBC.
  • MSNBC: Jared is a Russian agent!  MSNBC promotes Jason Johnson.
  • Video: Teen Rishi Sharma is interviewing of WWII.
May 272017
 
  • Olbermann Watch creator exposes corruption, family is threatened.
  • MediaBuzz videos: MSM blaming Trump
  • Reliable Sources videos: Press accessleaks; blaming Trump for assault.
  • Somerby: Brian Williams led a ‘gang of hacks’ misreporting news.
  • Tortious interference: Should Sean Hannity sue Media Matters?
  • Impartial MSNBC anchor spreads fake news smear about Ivanka.
  • Phil Griffin gets another stint at MSNBC.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Video: Schoen, Kucinich, and Concha assess the
  • Olbermann backs off from confrontation with Bin Laden’s executioner.
May 262017
 
  • Thursday’s numbers: Maddow-The Five-Tucker Carlson 1-2-3.
  • Juan Williams honored as Journalist of the Year.  Sean zings Joe.
  • Tucker Carlson video:  Who is to blame for
  • As Hannity predicted, haters hysterically hype his ‘abrupt’ vacation.
  • Friedman: End near for ‘erudite, clear-thinking’ O’Donnell.  
  • Flood: Fox News is cleaning up its act.   FNC files response to Roginsky.
  • Chicheko: Greta helps to transform the life of a deformed Liberian boy.
  • All is forgiven: Cramer’s sorry for bad Polish joke.  CNN launches tech site.
May 252017
 
  • Wednesday numbers: Maddow-Hannity-The Five 1-2-3.
  • MSNBC host modestly declares: ‘I speak for America‘.
  • Callahan: The phony ‘rehabilitation‘ of Brian Williams.
  • Fox News team witnesses GOP candidate ‘body slam’ reporter.
  • Fox & Friends video: Jillian Mele takes on the
  • Steinberg: Huckabee show is coming back…but it won’t be on Fox News.
  • The next target: Campaign to get Hannity fired wins some early skirmishes.
May 242017
 
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Maddow-Sean Hannity-Tucker Carlson 1-2-3.
  • Zucker play: Actual CNN headline.  Help wanted: An EP for Megyn.
  • Fox seeks sanctions against Tantaros for falsehoods in ‘hoax’ lawsuit.
  • Tara Palmeri joins CNN as ‘political analyst’.  Chanel Carmona upped.
  • Battaglio: Three reasons Fox News ratings dominance has taken a hit.
  • Hannity backs off Seth Rich case.  Jarrett: What is Mueller investigating?
  • Tucker videos: on Russia; on Manchester coverage.
May 232017
 
  • Monday’s numbers: Shepard Smith-Hannity-Tucker Carlson 1-2-3.
  • While FNC covered terror attack, MSNBCNN talked about Trump!
  • Fox News retracts. Today’s boycott.  Cramer apologizes for Polish ‘joke’.
  • Hemingway: CNN and others spread fake news smear of Ivanka Trump.
  • O’Donnell groupies plan to march on MSNBC.  Van Jones at Morehouse.
  • Report: Insiders say Hannity conspiracy theories are embarrassing FNC.
  • Bob Beckel accuser gets a lawyer…who also reps 22 other FNC plaintiffs.
  • Sunday showdown:  MediaBuzz tops Reliable Sources.   Weekend numbers.
  • Eboni Williams on being a black host at Fox.  Velshi & Ruhle‘s visual design.
  • Late Show videos: Rachel Maddow with Stephen Colbert
May 132017
 
  • MediaBuzz videos: Is it Ending About
  • Reliable Sources videos: Worse than Watergate; a tipping point; Nixonian?
  • Trump mulls shake-up, considers Kimberly Guilfoyle for press secretary?
  • It’s ‘who we are’: MSNBC hires eight white guys.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Gerri Willis talks cancer survival.   CNN gives Axelrod another hosting gig.
  • Videos: The Five ask will briefings? Mr Concha has
  • MSNBC and Maddow ride the Comey wave.   Clayton Morris moonlighting.

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May 032017
 
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Rachel Maddow-The Five-Tucker Carlson 1-2-3.
  • Pomerantsev: Tucker’s pugnacious debates are like sporting events.
  • Jessica Tarlov is newest FNC contributor.  Chief of Staff Hannity?!?
  • O’Reilly: Trump right about civil war, Dan Rather et al are ‘morons’.
  • CNN host admits to sharing ‘fake news’.  CNN prevails in app appeal.
  • Grim: Despite ‘ratings wreck’ Greta, MSNBC continues shift to right.
  • Tucker Carlson makes book…actually two multi-million dollar books.
  • Videos: Tucker talks violence with and
  • Q&A: Charles GasparinoWill Ripley in N Korea.   John King in Canada.
  • Late Night videos: Rachel Maddow with Seth Meyers
May 012017
 
  • Specialists video: Series premiere opens with
  • Friday’s numbers: Tucker Carlson-Maddow-Martha MacCallum 1-2-3.
  • Megyn will host 9am hour of Today, airing opposite Ripa and Ryan.
  • Come rain, go Shine: Fox exec is out…Hannity hardest hit.  Wemple.
  • Rothstein: Viewers want more Morning Joewithout Joe and Mika.
  • MediaBuzz video: talks Trump, ‘fake news’, and ESPN.
  • Hogue: The News Specialists better avoid the Mika trap.  Today’s lawsuit.
  • MSNBC hires Glenn Thrush.   CNN swells mingle with the brunch bunch.
Apr 282017