Feb 252017
  • MediaBuzz videos: ‘fake news’;
  • Reliable Sources videos: Trump attacks failing; no dinnerrealfake news‘.
  • Darcy: Gretchen Carlson in talks with MSNBC. Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Video:  Dagen McDowell, Gary B Smith, et al
  • Rothstein: Ed Schultz a ‘monster diva‘ at CPAC.  Taylor: Who is Nils Bildt?
  • What Tapper and Bash say they got wrong about 2016.  Jane Austen’s ring.
  • Videos: and on Trump slamming the media.
Feb 242017
  • Thursday’s numbers: O’Reilly-Tucker Carlson-Sean Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Concha: Slate reports Colmes death by calling him ‘patsy’, ‘buffoon’.
  • Lean Forward: Ari Melber gets weekly show for 100 days.  Flashback.
  • Spicer excludes CNN et al from press gaggle; CNN media critic reacts.
  • Video: Kimberly Guilfoyle and Sean Hannity
  • Survey says: Coop, Tucker Carlson, Sean Hannity top most-trusted list.
  • As cable news gets nasty, Zurawik implores pundits to stop the Hitler talk.
  • Cillizza: Trump election making cable news great again (i.e. more partisan).
  • Zucker play:  CNN may boycott the White House Correspondents’ Dinner.
  • Pundit for sale: Ed Schultz, a progressive on MSNBC, now an RT Trump fan.
  • Lean Forward:  Maddow, Matthews, BriWi anchor Trump address coverage.
  • CNN anchor wants tolerance of men exposing privates in girls’ locker rooms.
  • Video: Anna Kooiman on Aussie TV.  Tucker: an FNC moneymaker.
  • Video: Tucker grills DNC advisor calling Trump for bathroom policy.
  • Megyn and the battle for NBC’s future.  Venezuela’s CNN ban spurs blowback.
Dec 212016
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Eric Bolling-Shannon Bream 1-2-3.
  • Lawsuit against Megyn/FNC thrown out.  Push for Kimberly strengthens.
  • Salutin: How did Jake Tapper become a hero?  Q&A: CNN’s Barbara Starr.
  • Farhi: How Ed Schultz went from MSNBC lefty to mouthpiece for Moscow.
  • Did Stelter help promote potentially fake news by uncritically retweeting it?
  • The Cable Game: Noted opponent of ‘fake news’ serves up some of his own?
  • Holmes: The ongoing meltdown over ‘fake news’ is starting to get ridiculous.
  • Dancing with Elephants: On vacation with Coop.  Today’s Wemple O’Whine.
  • Megyn Kelly-produced series announces cast, premiere date.   Today’s oops.
  • Warren:  Brian Williams’s (low-rated) show is quietly ‘conquering‘ late night.
  • Concha: Media should err on the side of caution when airing videos of death.
  • Tucker Carlson video: Radio host says Trump nominees literally
  • Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar: The Nick Shurn Matter
Oct 292016
  • Media Buzz videos: FBI
  • Reliable Sources videos: Hyperbolic media; anti-Clinton bias; Trump tally.
  • F&F video: on the revived FBI investigation.  Sunday talkers.
  • Gahr: Did Ed Schultz’s lawyer lie to the Court of Appeals?  Today’s lawsuit.
  • CNN’s Zucker sees no change in Atlanta from AT&T deal.  Q&A: Van Jones.
  • YourBuzz videos: cable’s the
  • Another lie about Fox News shot down.  Has Mark Levin gone off his meds?
Sep 172016
  • MediaBuzz videos: Probing media
  • Reliable Sources: Manipulator Trump plays the media, requires more scrutiny.
  • Concha: CNN edits Hillary statement, removes reference to ‘bombing’.
  • Cable news nets priorities.  Video: is back on Fox…sort of.
  • Q&A: Soledad O’Brien on mentoring.  Video: So you think
  • Stelter: Greta may be only exit using ‘Ailes clause’.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Gahr: Ed Schultz resurfaces, charges at female reporter ‘like a hippo on PCP‘.
  • Your Buzz videos: Trump seeking
Aug 262016
  • Thursday’s numbers: Hannity-Megyn Kelly-Coop/8pm 1-2-3.
  • Outnumbered video: Emails, tax returns, and
  • Concha: John Stossel previews the first FBN Libertarian town hall.
  • Stelter: CNN given Fox News oppo-research file on Gabriel Sherman.
  • Today’s Wemple vs Fox: Ed Henry and the ‘crisis of morality‘ at FNC.
  • Trump demands ‘crazy’ Mika apologize.  Ed Schultz case back in court.
  • Pete Hegseth goes to Israel finding facts.  Video: Jim Angle
  • Ellefson: Get to know Brianna Keilar.   Sally sticks up for Sharia law.
  • The Kelly File videos: Megyn questions and
  • Concha: Nightly’s Larry Wilmore would be a perfect fit for MSNBCNN.
  • Today’s conspiracy: Dr Drew cancelled after he questioned Hillary’s health.
Apr 282016
  • Wednesday’s numbers: O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-Sean Hannity 1-2-3.
  • Today’s conspiracy: Tantaros forced off the air by Rove and Perino!
  • Ed Schultz and Larry King are still on the air, only working for Putin.
  • TCG: CNN’s Company Man.  FTV Live: Who is Jeff Zucker’s Mini-Me?
  • Video: Outnumbered celebrates two years on the air
  • F&F video: Four Marine vets reunite and
  • Shuster reappears on MSNBC despite indefinite suspension. Flashback.
  • Borchers:  CNN’s ‘key race alerts’ are out of control.  Q&A: Sara Eisen.
  • Punchy, independent Chris Wallace;  Q&A: Journalistic ‘moxie‘;  more.
  • Q&A: Chris Wallace talks 20 years of FNS etc.  Video Q&A: Janice Dean.
  • Brown: Blame TV for Trump.  Shafer: No, the media didn’t ‘create’ Trump.
  • Battle of Thieves: Edward Snowden and Fareed Zakaria debate encryption.
  • Gold: The strange life of a campaign embed.   Coop book event packs house.
  • Bauder: Speculation over Kelly Ripa co-host again centers on CNN’s Cooper.
Jan 142016
Aug 012015
  • Media Buzz videos: Jon Huck’s
  • Reliable Sources videos: Hillary vs NYT, Carl Bernstein, Trumparama.
  • Concha: MSNBC needs a dose of…Cenk?!?  Video
  • Somerby: ‘Corporate-owned hustler‘ Maddow is dishonest too.
  • Concha: Wagner’s classless sign-off shows what nepotism can buy.
  • Best wishes to Anna Kooiman, now Mrs Tim Stuckey; F&F
  • ‘ISIS flag’ lady resurfaces.  Ted Turner’s regret.  Sunday talkers.
  • Greta exasperated over child slavery.  Lynne Russell re-resurfaces.
  • MSNBC flops sign off:
  • TCG: What will Brian Williams make of MSNBC’s concept of ‘hard news’?
  • Your Buzz videos: Jon vs Meghan
Jul 302015
Jul 232015
  • Wednesday’s numbers: O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-The Five 1-2-3.
  • Roger Ailes shoots down Murdoch/Trump rumors (via ICN).
  • The Rev to launch ‘The Shift Daily’ media blog. Coincidence?
  • Nolte: GOP bigwigs conspiring to sabotage Fox News debate?
  • Wemple: MSNBC pivots, and preps for BriWi…but to what end?
  • Mike Allen claims ‘exclusive’ eight hours after Concha’s scoop!
  • Concha: Shake-up as MSNBC cancels Wagner, Schultz, The Cycle.
  • Q&A: Bret Baier previews the debate.  S.E. Cupp gets online show.
  • Throwback Thursday: Future stars remember Take Five (via CNNC).
  • Q&A: Alisyn Camerota.  Throwback Thursday video:
  • Late Night videos: Rachel Maddow
  • Did impartial MSNBC reporter declare GOP guilty of a ‘war on women’?
Jun 052015
Jun 042015
Jun 022015
  • Fox News planning a move to a deluxe apartment in the sky?
  • Monday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-The Five 1-2-3.
  • Video: Shepard Smith on NSA data mining.
  • May numbers: Fox News up double digits, +42% in key demo.
  • May: CNN up; HLN mixed; MSNBC tanks.  Weekend numbers.
  • Q&A: Neil Cavuto from Orlando.  Sunday’s Reliable edges Buzz.
  • Conan videos: Jake Tapper part one, part two.  FNC plugs CNN!
  • The Schultz Tapes: It depends on what the meaning of ‘often’ is.
  • Nightly Show videos: Christiane Amanpour
  • TCG: What about Jim?  Cable news and the biological imperative.
  • Kelly File video: on media coverage of Duggar family.
May 302015
  • Concha: Gellar, Bush, Duggar…Megyn Kelly’s very good month.
  • F&F video: something premiering tonight.
  • Media Buzz videos: Bob conservative
  • Reliable Sources videos: Brian Williams, covering 2016, Denny Hastert.
  • Q&A: Janice Dean.  Joyella: Will cable newsers pool resources?
  • Quest and Questions: How CNN’s Brit almost missed out on 500.
  • Video Q&A: Alan Colmes about his new show.
  • MSNBC’s signature series enters its sixth season.  Sunday talkers.
  • Who does a better interview: a CNN pro or a random internet crowd?
  • The Schultz Tapes: Big Ed denies he was suspended for ‘slut’ comment.
  • Your Buzz videos: