Nov 172016
  • Wednesday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-Sean Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Outnumbered video: Bannon, transition, and more.
  • Concha: Media again show their hands in flap over Trump’s ‘press pool’.
  • Keith Olbermann resurfaces.  Audio: talks to Howard Stern.
  • Q&A: Meghan McCain.   Hannity’s $29 million a year tops NYC’s ‘rich list’.
  • Calderone: End of Bloomberg’s WADR will leave a gap in MSNBC schedule.
  • Ellefson to MSNBC: Don’t go middle-of-the road; ICN: That’s just nonsense.
  • How CNN pulled off 18 months of election coverage.  About CNN’s chatbots.
  • The View videos: Megyn Kelly on Trump, O’Reilly, and more
  • Battaglio: Organized campaign trying to damage sales of Megyn Kelly’s book.
  • Post-election, MSNBC trails The Hallmark Channel.  Gretchen talks to 20/20.
  • Videos: Tucker Carlson debates Coop talks with Megyn.
Nov 042016
  • The View video: on debate prep, the campaign, and more.
  • Conspiracy theorists erupt as Fox News and CNN vanish from DirecTV.
  • Concha: Cable news channels prep for post-partisan ratings depression.
  • MSNBC anchor halts talk of ‘unverified’ report MSNBC already reported.
  • Wemple: How is Bret Baier like Hannity? Both are Trump propagandists!
  • Video: confirms and clarifies Fox reports on Clinton Foundation.
  • Geraldo lists upper east side crib: $7.2 million.  FNC signs Dem Mo Elliethee.
  • Zurawik: CNN’s actions in leak scandal show why media are year’s big losers.
  • Cable Game: The most busted name in news.  Bauder: CNN on the defensive.
  • Factor video: on how the POTUS nominees deal with press.
  • Q&A: John BermanJeffrey LordNicolle Wallace, Rachel Maddow, Hallie Jackson.
Oct 282016
Oct 272016
  • Wednesday numbers: Megyn Kelly-Sean Hannity-Bill O’Reilly  1-2-3.
  • Don Lemon wants to host a show like Bill Maher’s.   Q&A: Jeff Zucker.
  • Concha: CNN et al dinged by ABC ‘exclusive’ hype.  Up late with Hannity.
  • On the Record video: on Trump’s ‘attack the media’ strategy.
  • Zurawik: Megyn Kelly is in the vanguard of the war against male privilege.
  • Flint: Megyn Kelly is seeking more than $20 million in FNC contract talks.
  • Rupert wants to keep Megyn and Bill at Fox: ‘We’re not changing direction.’
  • Wemple: Eight reasons Donald Trump is the ultimate cable news candidate.
Oct 252016
  • Monday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Sean Hannity-Megyn Kelly 1-2-3.
  • Videos: Dana Perino talks about politics and Jasper and The View.
  • Concha: ‘Trump TV‘…what would it be, where would it be, would it work?
  • Coop set to do ‘uncensored’ stage show with producer of Real Housewives.
  • Media Buzz edges Reliable.  Weekend numbers.  CNN tops demo for month.
  • CNN’s new set until election day; Fox News’s new set beginning election day.
  • Chilly reaction to Time/Warner deal as execs try to preserve CNN’s integrity.
  • Kelly File video: on where recent FBI leaks are coming from.
  • Factor video: Mr Bill to back up her criticisms of The Factor.
  • Stiles: CNN Trumpsession nets them an extra $100 million.  Q&A: Ana Navarro.
  • Somerby: The ‘basic fact‘ Maddow didn’t tell viewers.  Hannity the propagandist.
Oct 072016
  • Rothstein: Clinton team tries to repair damage after Greta insulted.
  • Fox News 20-year videos: Mr a
  • Treacher: Andrew Kaczynski’s first big scoop for CNN is a real doozy.
  • Lean Forward: MSNBC producer really eager to get Hillary aide on air.
  • Wemple: That’s not a ‘feud’…it was an unprovoked attack by Hannity.
  • Concha: In spite of media hype, Fox News ‘war’ is over before it began.
  • Latest Fox News ‘civil war’ turns out to be the shortest one yet.  Video.
  • Factor video: previews Sunday’s Clinton/Trump rematch.
  • Audio Q&A: Jake Tapper on media bias etc; Chris Stirewalt on the debates.
  • CNN re-shoots focus group poll, changes third-party backers to ‘undecided’.
Oct 062016
  • Wednesday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Sean Hannity-Megyn Kelly 1-2-3.
  • Video: and Bill Hemmer examine media scrutiny of Trump.
  • Concha: The Hannity/Megyn spat is a good thing.  ICN does not concur.
  • Sean Hannity takes a pot shot at Megyn Kelly: ‘Clearly you support her.’
  • Kelly File video: Perino and Stirewalt examine the
  • Why CNN hired BuzzFeeders.  CNN Student News recycling ‘shovelware’.
  • Profile: Rosa Flores.   Wemple: Today’s O’Whine; today’s O’Whine part deux.
  • Rothstein: CNN reporter doesn’t understand why Fox News won’t bash itself.
Oct 032016
  • Concha: Reliable Sources coverage of NYT/Trump taxes omitted key facts.
  • Freaky Friday numbers: Rachel Maddow-Anderson Cooper-Bret Baier 1-2-3.
  • CNN hires Andrew KaczynskiBuzzFeed team. Contessa Brewer resurfaces.
  • Fox Report video: A former over the fight for Mosul.
  • Willens: Soundbites, salacious quotes…how Fox News surged on Instagram.
  • Sullivan: Who’s responsible for the rise of Donald Trump? CNN’s Jeff Zucker.
  • Geraldo sues over water damage to Upper East Side pad.   Q&A: Hala Gorani.
  • Darcy: Hannity’s ‘on an island’…because he disagrees with some others at Fox.
Sep 212016
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Sean Hannity-Bret Baier (6pm)-Megyn Kelly 1-2-3.
  • James Murdoch: Fox News ratings stronger than ever after Roger Ailes exit.
  • On the Record video: on media abandonment of objectivity.
  • Wemple: Hannity does his first, and last, appearance in a video for Trump.
  • Bacher: The Andrea Tantaros saga, unfortunately as told by Andrea Tantaros.
  • Concha: Amid reports of Corey Lewandowski suspension, CNN issues denials.
  • Zucker play: CNN exec again sticks up for Lewandowski.  New CNN podcasts.
  • Yahr: How a celebrity chef went from CNN’s biggest risk to an unexpected star.
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.
Sep 142016
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Megyn Kelly-Bill O’Reilly-Sean Hannity 1-2-3.
  • New Fox News leaders Shine, Abernathy signed to multi-year deals.
  • Lachlan Murdoch: ‘It would be foolish‘ to change Fox News’s ‘voice’.
  • Concha: Evidence, facts rebut ‘laughable’ Amanpour sexism sermon.
  • Out# video: Powell emails reveal ‘smack talk’ re Hillary
  • Grinapol: Gloria Borger previews her CNN special Almost President.
  • Concha: Despite MS, cancer, heart surgery, Neil Cavuto perseveres.
  • Kelly File video: on Clinton’s emails, and his new book.
  • Fox News lawyers vs Fox News lawyers.  Two Ailes houses go on the market.
  • Darcy: Anti-Trumpers have Hannity ‘backed into a corner‘.  Q&A: Chuck Todd.
Sep 102016
  • Media Buzz videos: The terror
  • Reliable Sources videos: Aaron Brown; questioning Matt Lauer; Ailes again.
  • Hillary incident triggers Concha, Stelter crossfire:
  • Why Bill O’Reilly is the go-to media figure for a tough Trump interview.
  • FNC’s Sean Hannity in an epic twitter spat with FNC’s Rich Lowry et al.
  • Q&A: Juan Williams discusses We the People.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Hogue: Thumbs up for ‘smart, sexy’ Nauert on F&FW.  9/11 coverage plans.
  • Video: Brock for going after Chris Wallace. More. Request denied.
  • Kilmeade audio: on her Out# Kaepernick comments.
  • Stanley: The curious case of Susan Estrich, Roger’s liberal Democrat defender.
  • Your Buzz videos: Trump Trump crazy
Sep 092016
  • Thursday’s numbers: Megyn Kelly-Bill O’Reilly-Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Griswold: Why Chris Wallace is right about fact-checking debaters.
  • Lean Lean: MSNBC cuts over a dozen producers in ‘restructuring’.
  • Outnumbered video: in email flap.  Q&A: Bret Baier.
  • Gray: Sean Hannity hasn’t changed, ridicules rumors of ‘Trump TV’.
  • Today’s firing demand: Drop Chris Wallace from third Prez debate.
  • Today’s CNN Lauer piece.  Video: with Charlie Rose.
  • Today’s NY Times Matt Lauer piece.  Today’s bonus NYT Lauer piece.
  • Flood: CNN’s 9/11 remembers the day, the dust, and the ‘legacy kids’.
  • Turner wants to sell its channels directly to consumers via streaming.
  • Pamela Brown, Eugene Scott on distinguished list.  Q&A: Robin Meade.
  • Videos: on nitpicking; did Brian Stelter?
  • Geraldo book deal axed because he defended Ailes.  Greta blames execs.
Sep 082016
  • Wednesday’s numbers: MSNBC forum-Megyn Kelly-Maddow 1-2-3.
  • Brit boom: On the Record ratings jump, topping MSNBCNN combined.
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-Sean Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Outnumbered video: Kids on bikes elderly Chicago man.
  • Concha: Matt Lauer bullied and shamed for not ‘taking down’ Trump.
  • Grynbaum: Lauer performance panned by ‘critics of all political stripes’.
  • Hannity tells Wemple: ‘The difference between me and you is, I’m honest.’
  • Greta to FNC: Can I have my pictures back?  Maryanne Rafferty resurfaces.
  • Grove: The only person who needs Brian Williams’s show is Brian Williams.
  • Flood: Without Ailes, FNC scores five weekly primetime cable wins in a row.
  • Kelly File videos: Analysis of ‘Commander-in-Chief Forum’
  • Guthrie: Gretchen Carlson settlement could launch ‘repositioning’ of Fox News.