Apr 212018

  • MediaBuzz videos: the flap;
  • Reliable Sources: Hannity; Hannity specularama; Trump’s a bully.
  • Mullaney: Why viewers can’t get enough of Ainsley Earhardt.
  • Dylan Ratigan resurfaces.  Thomas Roberts makes a donation.
  • Chuck Todd: That’s my wife, not me.  Cooking with Megyn Kelly.
  • Keller: DNC certifies it trusts the truth and accuracy of Fox News.
  • Anthony Bourdain has three words for Alec Baldwin: Just shut up!
  • Today’s Hitler comparison. Today’s lawsuit update.  Sunday talkers.
  • Videos: Hemingway and Tarlov, plus on latest Comey info.

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Apr 052018

  • The Five video: Panel argues
  • Wednesday numbers: Maddow-Sean Hannity-Tucker 1-2-3.
  • Megyn Kelly ‘willing to work‘ to make her show a success.
  • Harris Faulkner makes book.  Tomi Lahren in Bismarck ND.
  • FBN moves markets: Dow drop reverses after Kudlow spot.
  • Q1 program ranker: Hannity is most watched; 25-54 ranker.
  • Q1 2018 numbers: Fox News still #1 on cable; CNN; MSNBC.
  • Nolte: CNN ‘humiliated’ as no shows make cablenews top 20.
  • Monday’s numbers.  Tuesday’s numbers.  Weekend numbers.
  • Barr: Is it time for CNN to dump its tired ‘food fight’ formula?
  • Stelter snags Sinclair scoop…but there’s a catch.  It’s a miracle.
  • Q&A: Brian Stelter on Sinclair etc. A surfeit of Sinclair superfluity.
  • Quest for streaming.  Today’s lawsuit update.  Silencing accusers.
  • Hannity video: Joe Concha and Larry Elder on

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Mar 222018

  • Trump’s new National Security Advisor is a familiar face.
  • The Five video:  Greg considers the
  • Wednesday’s numbers: Maddow-Sean Hannity-Tucker 1-2-3.
  • 2A advocate banned by Baldwin gets an invite from elsewhere.
  • Impartial CNN anchor mocks Trump for misspellings on twitter.
  • Megyn gets Emmy nom.  Who turned snarky Acosta into a softie?
  • Weather Channel sold to Byron Allen group…at a $1.2 billion loss.
  • Videos: Dershowitz on the Laura
  • Irony alert: Zucker calls Fox News a ‘complete propaganda machine‘.

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Mar 192018

  • Freaky Friday numbers: Maddow-O’Donnell-Hannity 1-2-3.
  • O’Reilly’s Legends & Lies returns to FNC…but there’s a catch.
  • Video: Judy and Joe on to contact bomber.
  • F&F video: Ahead of Abby’s return, at Rachel’s stint.
  • Charity: Megyn tickets outdraw Yankee box seats.  Q&A: Bolling.
  • Disney planning to acquire 21C Fox assets.  Julie is running wild.
  • Greg and Nicolle in a twitter spat.  Hannity makes offer to Comey.
  • Shep: ‘We’re happy as can be.’  Erickson: Roger limited my air time.
  • Wise Guys video: Steve Hilton:

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Mar 152018

  • Wednesday’s numbers: Maddow-Sean Hannity-Tucker 1-2-3.
  • Outnumbered video: Should FBI’s Andrew McCabe
  • FNC re-ups Shep Smith; does he have the hardest job at Fox?
  • Camila Bernal joins CNN.  Christiane Amanpour on sex and love.
  • Tucker video: Don’t pretend school walkouts are
  • Chris Cuomo, born-again impartial anchor.  Throwback Thursday.
  • Ainsley makes book.  Today’s Megyn exposé.  A dog day morning.
  • CNN gets The Crusades wrong.  MSNBC anchor insults steelworker.

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Mar 072018

  • The Five video: DoJ sues California for
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Rachel Maddow-Tucker-Sean Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Megyn’s Sunday night show set to return…but there’s a catch.
  • F&F video: Bryan Weber to save fellow marine.
  • Ex-CNNer Soledad slams CNN’s Chris Cillizza: ‘terrible analysis’.
  • CNBC’s anchor shuffle: Sara Eisen, Wilfred Frost, Brian Sullivan.
  • Fox promotes two; CNN promotes three, hires Watt.  It’s a boy!
  • Tucker videos: the media; comments.

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Feb 242018

  • Betsy watches Brian take a trip to ‘Trump’s Fantasyland’.
  • MediaBuzz videos: the her Gates’s
  • Reliable Sources: Fantasyland; Beck; shootings; Dan Rather.
  • Concha: Levin reveals what makes his show truly different.
  • Q&A: Mark Levin previews his new show (premiering Sunday).
  • Megyn is ‘hated’ at NBC: ‘rude, disrespectful…she will not last’.
  • Q&A: Alisyn Camerota.  Concha: Cable news ad revenues surge.
  • MSNBC anchors think handgun bullets too slow to stop shooter.
  • Correll:  CNN responds to claims of scripted town hall questions.
  • Trump backer blames fake news CNN for threats. Sunday talkers.
  • Live interview with Trump scheduled for Saturday night’s Justice.
  • CNN tells its journalists to calm down when they’re around celebs.

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Feb 152018

  • The Five clip: Greg says
  • Wednesday numbers: Tucker-Bret Baier-Cooper 1-2-3.
  • CNN rips GOPers as ‘afraid’ of them, Cruz fires back.  More.
  • Internet stream ‘Twitch’ beating MSNBC and CNN.  Shep’s list.
  • Ingraham video: About the Audio Q&A: Kat Timpf.
  • Video: Sharyl Attkisson behind ‘fake news’.
  • CNN warns Trump:  Get enough apples and ‘you’ve got a case‘.
  • Hayes: Trump exploited shooting.  CNN viewership down 30%.
  • Sanjay Gupta moonlighting; Eboni Williams too…at Fox Sports.
  • Levine: Megyn’s ratings up by double digits…but there’s a catch.

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Feb 012018

  • The Five videos:  and Greg
  • Wednesday numbers: Sean Hannity-Tucker-Maddow 1-2-3.
  • NBC execs loved Megyn’s SotU gig.  Q&A: Shannon Bream.
  • Video: Tucker and Joe discuss
  • Tomi is sorry.  ‘Fake news’ in action.  In CNN we don’t trust.
  • Joy Reid: Only Fox News viewers have ever heard of MS-13.
  • The Morning Joe formula: fawn over a guest, then shank him.
  • Mika cuts off Wolff; Wolff slams MoJo; twitter rips everyone.
  • Andrea representing herself after three legal teams quit case.
  • Kathy Griffin calls New Year’s show without her a dumpster fire.
Jan 302018

Jan 292018

Jan 252018

  • Wednesday’s numbers: Sean Hannity-Maddow-Tucker 1-2-3.
  • CNN dismisses lost texts as a ‘Pro-Trump media’ talking point.
  • Perlberg:  CNN paid millions for ‘Beme’, now shutting it down.
  • Profile: Guy Benson.  Tamron Hall finds work.  Q&A: Van Jones.
  • Eric Bolling resurfaces…at the White House, with the President.
  • Execs OK’d Fonda critique but stunned by how far Megyn took it.
  • Teeman: Megyn Kelly has set up a ‘rogue Fox News state‘ at NBC.
  • Somerby: Outrageous behavior on Tucker. Q&A: Maria Bartiromo.
  • Video: Gregg Jarrett, Sara Carter on missing texts.
Jan 232018

  • The Five video: Analysis of the newest
  • Monday’s numbers: Sean Hannity-Tucker Carlson-Maddow 1-2-3.
  • CNN host scolds Megyn after her Fonda criticism; Rosie piles on.
  • SCOTTeVEST founder calls FNC viewers ‘idiots’.  Cablers in Davos.
  • Tucker Carlson videos: Responding to Joy Reid
  • Does Joe Scarborough have an itch to switch?  Weekend numbers.
  • Impartial MSNBC producer:  We’re so ‘proud’ of Durbin’s integrity.
  • Lawsuit: At TBS/CNN blacks work three times as long to get ahead.
  • Another snag in Sky News bid.  Caller threatens to ‘gun down’ CNN.
Jan 202018

  • MediaBuzz videos: the the
  • Reliable Sources: Attacks; protests; attention spans; SuperBowl.
  • Megyn vs Savannah & Hoda feud spurs on-air ‘mean girl’ jabs.
  • Kennedy video: Juan Williams, Guy Benson play
  • Zucker play: CNN chief lobbying for top job at ESPN.  Or is he?
  • Adams: Joy Reid is ‘MSNBC’s shame‘.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Q&A: Neil Cavuto talks news, Trump, etc.  Profile: Nicole Wallace.
  • Fox News, NYT top Momentum Awards.   Five years of CNN Films.
  • What does CNN’s Sanjay Gupta really know about Trump’s health?
Jan 122018

  • Outnumbered video: Panelists chew over
  • Thursday’s numbers: Maddow-Sean Hannity-O’Donnell 1-2-3.
  • Faulkner raising the bar for tv news. Maddow blamed for threat.
  • Q&A: Janice Dean. Video: with Martha.  Ronan finds work.
  • Trump gets legal advice from Judge Nap.   MSNBC, Vox team up.
  • Tucker videos: The TPS outrage
  • Zucker play: CNN revives O‘Reilly Factor shtick – ‘word of the day‘.
  • CNN: Trump’s a racist; yeah, what he said.  Today’s Megyn nitpick.