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Revolving Door Newsletter: 08.15.14
Chuck Todd Named Host of Meet the Press; Two New EICs at Yahoo

Revolving Door Newsletter: 08.05.14
Mike Nizza Joins Bloomberg Politics; Scott Cohn Says Goodbye to CNBC

Revolving Door Newsletter: 07.25.14
Changes at Condé Nast; Josh Topolsky Leaves The Verge For Bloomberg

Revolving Door Newsletter: 03.21.14
David Frum Joins The Atlantic; Changes The New Republic

Revolving Door Newsletter: 12.27.13
Rumblings at Meet the Press; Musical Chairs at WaPo and NYT

Revolving Door Newsletter: 02.22.13
Soledad O'Brien (Sort Of) Out At CNN; New EIC at DC Magazine

Revolving Door Newsletter: 02.05.13
The Verge Hires Former CNET Writer; A New Managing Editor at WaPo

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Morning Media Newsfeed: 550 Buyouts, Layoffs at Turner | Amazon Acquires Twitch - Posted August 26, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: 550 Buyouts, Layoffs at Turner | Amazon Acquires Twitch - Posted August 26, 2014
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'Meet the Press' Guest Host Chris Jansing's Thank You to Staff - Posted August 25, 2014
NBC News senior White House correspondent Chris Jansing yesterday guest-hosted "Meet the Press," and afterward sent a thank you to staff for their support. "I can't tell you how your support ca... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory is Working on a Book - Posted August 22, 2014
Journalist David Gregory may be out at Meet the Press, but he's not out of work. According to reports, he is working on a book. Unlike many journalist memoirs, the book will not focus on Gregory's career. Instead it will focus on his religious life. ... [GalleyCat]

FishbowlDC Top 5 Stories of the Week - Posted August 22, 2014
Here are your top five stories this week across the site. 5 - Uber Lands Former Obama Campaign Manager David Plouffe 4 - ... [FishbowlDC]

Mediabistro Morning Roundup - 8.22.14 - Posted August 22, 2014
From TVNewser to FishbowlNY, here are your top stories from across Mediabistro. TVNewser David Gregory Writing Book on Jewish Faith ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Cond Nast Names CMO | Gregory Writing Book on Jewish Faith - Posted August 22, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Cond Nast Names CMO | Gregory Writing Book on Jewish Faith - Posted August 22, 2014
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Sunday Show Ratings: August 17 - Posted August 21, 2014
ABC's "This Week" notched a win in both total viewers and the A25-54 demographic on August 17, besting CBS' "Face the Nation" by +81,000 total viewers and +246,000 A25-54 viewers. "Meet the Press," guest hosted by Andrea Mitchell after ... [TVNewser]

David Gregory to Reflect on Jewish Faith in New Book - Posted August 21, 2014
Former host of "Meet the Press" David Gregory is expected to publish a book on his Jewish faith in 2015, first reported in this morning's POLITICO Playbook. "David and I began discussing... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory Writing Book on Jewish Faith - Posted August 21, 2014
Politico reports recently ousted "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory is writing a book on his Jewish faith set to be released next year. Gregory and publisher Simon & S... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Jansing, Melvin, Barnes - Posted August 20, 2014
NBC's Senior White House correspondent Chris Jansing will host "Meet the Press" this Sunday. Andrea Mitchell filled in last weekend, the first without David Gregory. ... [TVNewser]

Mediabistro Morning Roundup 8.19.14 - Posted August 19, 2014
From TVNewser to FishbowlNY, here are your top stories from across Mediabistro. TVSpy St. Louis Station Apologizes for Showing Home of Ferguson Offi... [FishbowlDC]

Andrea Mitchell Looks Back at David Gregory's Time as MTP Host and with NBC News - Posted August 18, 2014
In tribute to ousted "Meet the Press" moderator, yesterday's host Andrea Mitchell looked back on David Gregory's six years hosting MTP and 20 years with NBC News. "Meet the Press makes a lot of history, and a great deal of it was with David at the helm since he started in December... [FishbowlDC]

'Page Six' Reports David Gregory Paid $4 Million to Zip His Lips - Posted August 18, 2014
The New York Post's Page Six reported over the weekend that NBC paid David Gregory $4 million for a quiet departure from NBC's "Meet the Press." "A s... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Gore Sues Al Jazeera | MTP Pays Tribute to Gregory - Posted August 18, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Gore Sues Al Jazeera | MTP Pays Tribute to Gregory - Posted August 18, 2014
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'Meet the Press Makes a Lot of History, and a Great Deal of it Was With David at the Helm' - Posted August 17, 2014
On "Meet the Press" this morning, Andrea Mitchell said a few words about David Gregory, who ... [TVNewser]

#PRFail: NBC Strikes Out on Meet the Press Announcement - Posted August 15, 2014
"Where is the love, the love, the love?" It was the worst-kept secret in network TV, but after months of speculation NBC ... [PRNewser]

NBC News' Deborah Turness: 'The time had come' - Posted August 15, 2014
In an interview with Bill Carter for The New York Times, NBC News president Deborah Turness further explained ... [FishbowlDC]

Deborah Turness on 'MTP' Change: 'The Time Had Come For This to Happen' - Posted August 15, 2014
In the wake of the host change at "Meet the Press," which became official yesterday as David Gregory ... [TVNewser]

Mediabistro Morning Roundup - 8.15.15 - Posted August 15, 2014
From TVNewser to FishbowlNY, here are your top stories from across Mediabistro. TVNewser David Gregory Confirms Departure from Meet the Press ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Gregory Out, Todd in at MTP | Journalists Face Backlash in MO - Posted August 15, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Gregory Out, Todd in at MTP | Journalists Face Backlash in MO - Posted August 15, 2014
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NBC News President Confirms Chuck Todd to Replace David Gregory as 'MTP' Host - Posted August 14, 2014
NBC News president Deborah Turness announced to staff in an internal memo this hour that Chuck Todd will replace ... [FishbowlDC]

It's Official: Chuck Todd Named Host of 'Meet the Press' - Posted August 14, 2014
As expected, NBC News has announced that Chuck Todd will be the next moderator of "Meet the Press." His... [TVNewser]

David Gregory Tweets Farewell to NBC - Posted August 14, 2014
Less than three hours after CNN's Brian Stelter reported that NBC's Chuck Todd will replace ... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory: 'I Leave NBC as I Came - Humbled and Grateful' - Posted August 14, 2014
David Gregory has confirmed that he is leaving "Meet the Press" and NBC News: I leave NBC as I came - humbled and grateful. I love journalism and serving as moderator of MTP was the highest honor there is . (1 of 2) -- David Gregory (@davidgregory) August 14, 2014 ... [TVNewser]

MSNBC Ticker: 'Chuck Todd Named New 'Meet the Press' Host' - Posted August 14, 2014
Less than an hour after CNN's Brian Stelter reported that Chuck Todd is ... [FishbowlDC]

NBC to Announce Chuck Todd as Host of 'Meet The Press' Today or Friday - Posted August 14, 2014
CNN's Brian Stelter is reporting that David Gregory's reign as NBC's "Meet the Press" host has come to an end and that ... [FishbowlDC]

Announcement on Chuck Todd's New 'MTP' Role is Reportedly Imminent - Posted August 14, 2014
CNN's Brian Stelter reports that an official announcement on ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Announcement on Chuck Todd's New 'MTP' Role is Reportedly Imminent - Posted August 14, 2014
CNN's Brian Stelter reports that an official announcement on ... [FishbowlNY]

Announcement on Chuck Todd's New 'MTP' Role is Reportedly Imminent - Posted August 14, 2014
CNN's Brian Stelter reports that an official announcement on ... [TVNewser]

Politico: David Gregory Cut Vacation Short to Host 'Meet the Press' - Posted August 12, 2014
POLITICO reports amid increasing rumors of his imminent ousting, David Gregory left his vacation midway throu... [TVNewser]

NBC Wins DC Market Sunday Show Ratings 8.10.14 - Posted August 12, 2014
According to Nielsen Media Research in the DC market on Sunday, August 10, NBC's "Meet the Press" with David Gregory was the most-watched Sunday show in the DC market in households, total viewers and the A25-54 demo. NBC led households and total viewe... [FishbowlDC]

Mediabistro Morning Roundup 8.12.14 - Posted August 12, 2014
From TVNewser to FishbowlNY, here are your top stories from across Mediabistro. FishbowlNY Maureen Dowd Joins NY Times Mag ... [FishbowlDC]

'FOX News Sunday's' Chris Wallace Calls NBC Treatment of David Gregory 'Lousy' - Posted August 11, 2014
On yesterday's "MediaBuzz" with Howard Kurtz, "FOX News Sunday" host Chris Wallace spoke about his show, the current state of the Sunday public affairs programming, and rumors that "Meet the Press" host David Gregory may soon be ... [PRNewser]

Chris Wallace: NBC Shouldn't Leave David Gregory 'Twisting in the Wind' - Posted August 11, 2014
"Fox News Sunday" host Chris Wallace appeared on "MediaBuzz" to give his thoughts on the influence of Sunday shows today and the rumors swirling about one of his competitors. "I think it's lousy," Wallace said about how NBC News is treating "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory amid rumors of his ... [TVNewser]

It's Near 'Closing Time' for David Gregory as Host of 'Meet the Press' - Posted August 11, 2014
Rumors continue to swirl that David Gregory is out as host of NBC's "Meet the Press" in this morning's POLITICO Playbook. "Top political sources" suggest to Playbook that Ch... [FishbowlDC]

Politico: Chuck Todd 'Likely Successor' to David Gregory on 'Meet the Press' - Posted August 11, 2014
Politico's Mike Allen reports in Playbook that Chuck Todd is the "likely successor" to ... [TVNewser]

NBC Sweeps DC Market Sunday Show Ratings for 8.3.14 - Posted August 5, 2014
According to Nielsen Media Research in the DC market on Sunday, August 3, NBC's "Meet the Press" with David Gregory was the most-watched Sunday show in the DC market in households, total viewers and the A25-54 demo. NBC led households and total viewers with 58,000 and 71,... [FishbowlDC]

Wild Drones | Meet the Meeting | Thanks to Us - Posted August 4, 2014
TVSpy: New York, according to Senator Charles Schumer, is the "Wild West of drones." If that doesn't sound like a Michael Bay movie, we don't know what does. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Wild Drones | Meet the Meeting | Thanks to Us - Posted August 4, 2014
TVSpy: New York, according to Senator Charles Schumer, is the "Wild West of drones." If that doesn't sound like a Michael Bay movie, we don't know what does. ... [FishbowlNY]

Highlights from the 8.3.14 Sunday Shows - Posted August 4, 2014
Cleveland Clinic President and CEO Dr. Toby Cosgrove on NBC's "Meet the Press" with David Gregory: "I think it's a terrific sign. And as you know, the incubation period is somewhere between eight and 21 days. And people spread the di... [FishbowlDC]

The Morning Ticker: Tribune, Gregory, GMA - Posted August 4, 2014
As it splits its newspaper and broadcast businesses, Tribune is getting a new name. Tribune Media Company will include Tribune Broadcasting, WGN America, Tribune Studios, Tribune Digital Ventures, and Tribune Real Estate. NBC's David Gregory was spotted at CNN... [TVNewser]

'Meet the Press' Host David Gregory Rumored to Have Met With CNN Last Thursday - Posted August 4, 2014
While questions have been raised whether NBC "Meet the Press' " David Gregory will remain host of the Sunday morning show, "Page Six" reports Gregory met with CNN on Thursday. The New York Post piece goes on to explain Gregory and CNN Worldwid... [FishbowlDC]

Pres. Obama Delivers Statement From White House Briefing Room - Posted August 1, 2014
President Obama delivered a statement from the White House Briefing Room this afternoon on the economy and Washington gridlock. The cable and broadcast networks had live coverage of the press conference, which included questions from the press after the President delivered his remarks. "Good Morning America" weekend news anchor Ron Claiborne anchored... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Zakaria Joins The Atlantic | The Hill Names Cusack Editor-in-Chief - Posted July 29, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Zakaria Joins The Atlantic | The Hill Names Cusack Editor-in-Chief - Posted July 29, 2014
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The Evening Ticker: Wallace, Zakaria, Philbin - Posted July 28, 2014
"Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" did something it has never done yesterday. It topped NBC's "Meet the Presss with David Gregory" in both both viewers and the A25-54 demo in the Wa... [TVNewser]

FOX Sweeps DC Market Sunday Show Ratings for 7.27.14 - Posted July 28, 2014
According to Nielsen Media Research in the DC market on Sunday, July 27th, "FOX News Sunday" moderated by Chris Wallace was the most-watched Sunday show in the DC market in households, total viewers and the A25-54 demo. FOX posted its second high... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory Issues 'End Note' to Clarify Unverified Video From Gaza - Posted July 28, 2014
On "Meet the Press" Sunday, a guest called out David Gregory for being "unfair" in his line of questioning. While speaking to UN Relief spokesperson Chris Gunness, Gregory showed video which was posted Sunday morning by the Israeli gover... [TVNewser]

David Gregory's 'Meet the Press' Seat Continues Getting Hotter - Posted July 24, 2014
Another new report suggests David Gregory's run as "Meet the Press" moderator is drawing to a close. The Daily Beast's Lloyd Grove ... [TVNewser]

NBC Sources Tell Daily Beast's Lloyd Grove 'Gregory is Toast' - Posted July 24, 2014
Yesterday, the New York Post's "Page Six" reported that David Gregory's tenure as host of NBC's "Meet ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Major Changes Hit Conde Nast | MTP May Oust Gregory - Posted July 24, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Major Changes Hit Conde Nast | MTP May Oust Gregory - Posted July 24, 2014
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Too Close | Self Help | Pressed Into a Change - Posted July 23, 2014
TVSpy: An Oklahoma station has apologized for almost enjoying hip-hop. GalleyCat: ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Too Close | Self Help | Pressed Into a Change - Posted July 23, 2014
TVSpy: An Oklahoma station has apologized for almost enjoying hip-hop. GalleyCat: ... [FishbowlNY]

One American Killed on Downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 - Posted July 18, 2014
All three broadcast networks provided special coverage of President Obama's statement on the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 that killed all 295 aboard. The president announced that at least one American citizen was killed when the Boeing 777 was shot down. Dutch-American ... [TVNewser]

Best Quotes from the Sunday Shows - 7.6.14 - Posted July 7, 2014
Texas Gov. Rick Perry on ABC's "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" : "The rule of law is that 'The Constitution' requires the United States to secure the border. And we're not doing that. We haven't done it for years. And w... [FishbowlDC]

Best Quotes from the Sunday Shows - 6.29.14 - Posted June 30, 2014
Sen. Joe Manchin on CBS's "Face the Nation" with Bob Schieffer: "Our main goal right now is to protect our embassy and all the Americans that we have over there, and I think the President has every right, plus, he has the responsibi... [FishbowlDC]

NBC News Boss Thanks Staff for 'Extraordinary Week' - Posted June 29, 2014
NBC News president Deborah Turness emailed her staff on Friday, thanking them for "driving the success we've seen for such great results." Turness pointed to three big interviews by ... [TVNewser]

Bill Clinton Tells Bloomberg TV's Willow Bay 'I Don't Know' if Hillary will Run for President - Posted June 25, 2014
Bloomberg Television's Willow Bay sat down for a live conversation with former President Bill Clinton at the Clinton Global Initiative America meeting in Denver today on the topics of the U.S. ec... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory on What He Thinks Bill Clinton Was Trying to Say During Their Interview - Posted June 25, 2014
This morning, "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory told his colleague Joe Scarborough what he thinks former President Bill Clinton was trying to say ... [TVNewser]

NBC Leads 6.15.14 Sunday Show Total Viewer and A25-54 Ratings in DC Market - Posted June 19, 2014
On Sunday, June 15, NBC's "Meet the Press" was the most watched Sunday Show in the DC market, with more total viewers than CBS's "Face the Nation" and ABC's "This Week" combined, according to Nielsen Media Research. Although down 42% in P2+ versus the same Sunday last year (6/16/2013), the NBC... [FishbowlDC]

Best Quotes from the Sunday Shows - 6.15.14 - Posted June 16, 2014
Topics of conversation on yesterday's Sunday Shows ranged from the defeat of Eric Cantor in Tuesday's Virginia primary to U.S. military involvement in Iraq to Father's Day. Here are your top quotes from Sunday's public affairs programming. Asked whether his primary upset was surprising on ABC's "This Week," Rep. ... [FishbowlDC]

NBC's Luke Russert Remembers His Late Father Sunday at Politics & Prose - Posted June 16, 2014
On Sunday - Father's Day - NBC correspondent Luke Russert, son of the late Tim Russert - spoke to an audience at Politics & Prose on his new preface to hi... [FishbowlDC]

Pres. Obama: 'We Will Not Be Sending U.S. Troops Back Into Combat in Iraq' - Posted June 13, 2014
President Obama delivered a statement on Iraq from the South Lawn of the White House shortly before noon. The broadcast and cable networks all provided live coverage of his remarks on the increased violence in the region. On NBC, David Gregory anchored from Washington with Peter Alexander at the White House and... [TVNewser]

Pres. Obama Accepts VA Secretary Eric Shinseki's Resignation - Posted May 30, 2014
[gallery ids="226827,226828,226830"]Broadcast networks provided special coverage this morning for President Obama's statement on the VA scandal investigation, in which he announced his acceptance of VA Secretary Eric Shinseki's resignation. CBS News broke in at 11:14amET with Margaret Brennan anchoring from New York and CBS News' Chief White House Correspondent ... [TVNewser]

Obama Announces Troop Cuts in Afghanistan - Posted May 27, 2014
In a statement from the Rose Garden Tuesday afternoon, President Obama detailed his plan to "conclude our combat mission in Afghanistan." Obama announced a reduction of U.S. troops from 33,000 to 9,800 at the beginning of 2015, and half that at the end of 2015. Then, by the end of 2016... [TVNewser]

Facebook's Mike Hudack On The State Of The Media: 'Someone Should Fix This Shit' - Posted May 22, 2014
Facebook has launched several initiatives aimed at boosting media companies' presence on the social network thus far in 2014 -- ... [AllFacebook]

Glenn Greenwald Disappointed There Won't be a Sequel Interview With David Gregory - Posted May 16, 2014
Much to Glenn Greenwald's dismay, there won't be a sequel to last year's lively exchange between him and David Gregory on this Sunday's "Meet the Press." "That was really disappointing," Greenwald to... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Gregory, Merger, Baier - Posted May 8, 2014
The Baltimore Sun's David Zurawik praises David Gregory for moderating Maryland's first debate among the Democratic candidates for governor last night. The "Meet the Press" host "quickly sharpened the focus and heightened conflict among two of the candidates," ... [TVNewser]

MD Dems Vie For Gov Nod in First Debate of 2014 - Posted May 7, 2014
If the Democratic nominees for Governor in the Great State of Maryland are having a debate, you can bet FishbowlDC will be there to give you the minute by minute recap. Here are all the scintillating details from tonight's political m nage trois in College Park featuring Maryland... [FishbowlDC]

White House Correspondents' Dinner Leftovers - Posted May 5, 2014
If you were busy watching "Dateline" or "48 Hours" Saturday night, and missed the 2014 White House Correspondents Association dinner, we've got a few highlights. Here's the video shown during the dinner of the VP and the Veep, Joe Biden and Julia Louis-Dreyfus, with acknowledgements of ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

White House Correspondents' Dinner Leftovers - Posted May 5, 2014
If you were busy watching "Dateline" or "48 Hours" Saturday night, and missed the 2014 White House Correspondents Association dinner, we've got a few highlights. Here's the video shown during the dinner of the VP and the Veep, Joe Biden and Julia Louis-Dreyfus, with acknowledgements of ... [FishbowlNY]

White House Correspondents' Dinner Leftovers - Posted May 5, 2014
If you were busy watching "Dateline" or "48 Hours" Saturday night, and missed the 2014 White House Correspondents Association dinner, we've got a few highlights. Here's the video shown during the dinner of the VP and the Veep, Joe Biden and Julia Louis-Dreyfus, with acknowledgements of ... [TVNewser]

Behind the Scenes at the White House Correspondents' Dinner - Posted May 4, 2014
[gallery columns="4" ids="223900,223896,223897,223903,223898,223901,223902,223899"] For the White House Correspondents' Association, it's a night to celebrate the free press. For Joel McHale, it's a night where "a guy like me can stand before the president, the press and Patrick Duffy, and tell jokes without severe repercussion... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Behind the Scenes at the White House Correspondents' Dinner - Posted May 4, 2014
[gallery columns="4" ids="223900,223896,223897,223903,223898,223901,223902,223899"] For the White House Correspondents' Association, it's a night to celebrate the free press. For Joel McHale, it's a night where "a guy like me can stand before the president, the press and Patrick Duffy, and tell jokes without severe repercussion... [FishbowlNY]

Behind the Scenes at the White House Correspondents' Dinner - Posted May 4, 2014
[gallery columns="4" ids="223900,223896,223897,223903,223898,223901,223902,223899"] For the White House Correspondents' Association, it's a night to celebrate the free press. For Joel McHale, it's a night where "a guy like me can stand before the president, the press and Patrick Duffy, and tell jokes without severe repercussion... [TVNewser]

Bret Baier: 'After I Saw that, I Said 'We Are Dropping the Ball on that Coverage' - Posted May 2, 2014
Bret Baier is taking a cue from John Oliver. The Fox News "Special Report" host was watching Oliver's inaugural show on HBO last Sunday when it hit him that the world's big... [TVNewser]

NBC Reports Incorrect Information Ahead of Donald Sterling Suspension Announcement - Posted April 30, 2014
Before NBA commissioner Adam Silver took to the podium to announce a fine and lifetime ban for Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling Tuesday, NBC News Tweeted incorrect information about the fine, quoting a senior NBA official. NBC reported Sterling would be fined $5 million. Instead, he was fined $2.5 million. Here's... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Separatists in Ukraine Seize TV HQ | CNN Raises Ethical Questions | Gregory Slams Report - Posted April 28, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Separatists in Ukraine Seize TV HQ | CNN Raises Ethical Questions | Gregory Slams Report - Posted April 28, 2014
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'The Drama of TV News' - Posted April 26, 2014
As she often does on her blog, FNC host Greta Van Susteren pulls back the curtain on the TV news business, in an essay about this week's ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

'The Drama of TV News' - Posted April 26, 2014
As she often does on her blog, FNC host Greta Van Susteren pulls back the curtain on the TV news business, in an essay about this week's ... [FishbowlNY]

'The Drama of TV News' - Posted April 26, 2014
As she often does on her blog, FNC host Greta Van Susteren pulls back the curtain on the TV news business, in an essay about this week's ... [TVNewser]

David Gregory Calls Psychological Consultant Report 'Utter Fiction' - Posted April 25, 2014
During his weekly appearance on WTOP radio this morning, NBC's David Gregory called a Washington Post ... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: FB Launches Newswire | Vice Reporter Freed | NYT Revenue Up - Posted April 25, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: FB Launches Newswire | Vice Reporter Freed | NYT Revenue Up - Posted April 25, 2014
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Turness: 'NBC News is Proud to Have David in the Important Anchor Chair of Meet the Press' - Posted April 24, 2014
NBC News president Deborah Turness today sent out a note to the "Meet the Press" staff to "reiterate my support for the show and for David [Gregory]." "There has been a great deal written about Meet the Press in the past few days, much of i... [TVNewser]

Megyn Kelly Bets David Gregory Isn't The Only One Being Analyzed - Posted April 22, 2014
On last night's "The Kelly File," Megyn Kelly took on NBC News reportedly hiring a psychologist for "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory, suggesting Gregory isn't the only on... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Netflix to Up Prices | NBC Evaluates Gregory | Slate Plus Launches - Posted April 22, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Netflix to Up Prices | NBC Evaluates Gregory | Slate Plus Launches - Posted April 22, 2014
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David Gregory on the Sunday Morning Battle: 'We Fight Like Hell' to be No. 1 - Posted April 21, 2014
As NBC's "Meet the Press" approaches 67 years on the air, its host for the last six says the show needs to shake things up to remain a part of the conversation. In a ... [TVNewser]

'MTP' Covers Anniversary of Boston Bombings Without Adrianne Haslet-Davis - Posted April 14, 2014
The "Meet the Press" panel on the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings aired yesterday with former Boston police commissioner Ed Davis, historian Doris Kearns Goodwin and several first responders -- but no survivor of the attack -- after Adrianne Haslet-Davis ... [TVNewser]

Boston Marathon Victim Leaves Taping of 'Meet the Press' in Tears - Posted April 11, 2014
A survivor of the Boston Marathon bombings -- Adrianne Haslet-Davis, who was also the subject of a CNN profile earlier this week -- left a taping "Meet the Press" in tears today. In a series of tweets, Haslet-Davis said she "politely" asked the show not to use the bomber's name in the... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Boston Marathon Victim Leaves Taping of 'Meet the Press' in Tears - Posted April 11, 2014
A survivor of the Boston Marathon bombings -- Adrianne Haslet-Davis, who was also the subject of a CNN profile earlier this week -- left a taping "Meet the Press" in tears today. In a series of tweets, Haslet-Davis said she "politely" asked the show not to use the bomber's name in the... [FishbowlNY]

Who is David Gregory? - Posted April 7, 2014
David Gregory was the $800 clue on Jeopardy! today in the category "TV Hosts by Initials." The reigning champion named Amy was running the category, getting all the clues correct, including "Who is David Gregory?" But no one got ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Who is David Gregory? - Posted April 7, 2014
David Gregory was the $800 clue on Jeopardy! today in the category "TV Hosts by Initials." The reigning champion named Amy was running the category, getting all the clues correct, including "Who is David Gregory?" But no one got ... [FishbowlNY]

Who is David Gregory? - Posted April 7, 2014
David Gregory was the $800 clue on Jeopardy! today in the category "TV Hosts by Initials." The reigning champion named Amy was running the category, getting all the clues correct, including "Who is David Gregory?" But no one got ... [TVNewser]

Hillary Clinton Sees Media Double Standard Toward Women - Posted April 4, 2014
At a "Women in the World" event in New York City last night, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton expressed her view of a double standard in how women are tal... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Turkey Bans Twitter | Netflix CEO Blasts ISPs | Carney Not Prompted - Posted March 21, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Turkey Bans Twitter | Netflix CEO Blasts ISPs | Carney Not Prompted - Posted March 21, 2014
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Sunday Show Ratings, 3.16.14: CBS on Top, NBC Still Struggling - Posted March 20, 2014
CBS had their best week of the year in the Sunday show ratings competition last week. "Face the Nation" drew 3.791 million viewers overall, with 1.08 million in the key 25 - 54 demographic. ABC was second in total viewers with 3.565 million viewers, but won the demo with 1.18 million.... [PRNewser]

Sunday Show Ratings, 3.16.14: CBS on Top, NBC Still Struggling - Posted March 20, 2014
CBS had their best week of the year in the Sunday show ratings competition last week. "Face the Nation" drew 3.791 million viewers overall, with 1.08 million in the key 25 - 54 demographic. ABC was second in total viewers with 3.565 million viewers, but won the demo with 1.18 million.... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory: 'I See Speculation Out There,' NBC News Backs Him as 'Our Guy' - Posted March 20, 2014
David Gregory has heard the rumors about being ousted as moderator of "Meet the Press," but chalks it up to being just part of the business. "This comes with the territory. I understand it," Gregory ... [TVNewser]

'MTP' Launches Midweek 'Express' Videos, Because Why Not? - Posted March 20, 2014
We were sitting around our office suite here at FBDC headquarters the other day, drinking mai-tais and watching archival footage of "Meet the Press," when we had a thought: "Why aren't there more places online to watch David Gregory talk about things... [FishbowlDC]

1994 Flashback: David Gregory Explains 'Going Online With the Internet' - Posted March 15, 2014
Flashback to 1994, when the Internet was just five years old and David Gregory was a reporter at KCRA, the NBC affiliate in Sacramento. Tasked with explaining the "widespread interest" in "going online with the Internet," a young Grego... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Gregory, Matthews/O'Reilly, Ramos - Posted March 13, 2014
Politico reports NBC News boss Deborah Turness is meeting with David Gregory and his EP today to discuss the current state of "Meet the Press." The show has been struggling ... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Buffett Eyes TV | NYT Hires Fashion Critic | WSJ Editor to Facebook - Posted March 13, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Buffett Eyes TV | NYT Hires Fashion Critic | WSJ Editor to Facebook - Posted March 13, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Cardinal Dolan on Michael Sam: "Bravo" - Posted March 7, 2014
In a pre-recorded interview on "Meet the Press" to air this Sunday, Cardinal Dolan of New York told David Gregory that he had no judgement for gay NFL player Michael Sam. From the interview: DAVID GREGORY: Michael Sam, ... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings: March 2 - Posted March 6, 2014
ABC's "This Week" wins for a second straight week in both total viewers and the A25-54 demographic. The win was ABC's first back-to-back win in total viewers in close to 16 years (since 4/19/98 and 4/26/98). CBS' "Face the Nation" was second, with "Meet the Press" in third as most of the... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: '20/20,' 'Meet the Press,' Aereo - Posted March 3, 2014
Friday's "20/20" delivered the second highest-ratings of the season in both the A25-54 (2.4/7) and A18-49 (1.8/6) demographics. The show featured David Muir's report on a worldwide manhunt by two different fathers searching for their sons. During his appearance on "Meet the Press" yesterday, California Governor ... [TVNewser]

Chris Wallace Chides White House After Susan Rice Goes 'On Only One Show' - Posted February 23, 2014
Fox News Channel's Chris Wallace called out the White House this morning over David Gregory's exclusive interview with National Security Advisor ... [TVNewser]

David Gregory Goes One-on-One with Susan Rice - Posted February 22, 2014
In her first network Sunday public affairs show appearance since becoming National Security Adviser, Susan Rice will go one-on-one with David Gregory tomorrow on "M... [TVNewser]

David Gregory Goes One-on-One with Susan Rice - Posted February 22, 2014
In her first Sunday show appearance since becoming National Security Adviser, Susan Rice will go one-on-one with David Gregory tomorrow on "Meet the Press." Rice wi... [morningmedianewsfeed]

David Gregory Goes One-on-One with Susan Rice - Posted February 22, 2014
In her first Sunday show appearance since becoming National Security Adviser, Susan Rice will go one-on-one with David Gregory tomorrow on "Meet the Press." Rice wi... [FishbowlNY]

FBDC Tweeterboard: Washington Anchors - Posted February 6, 2014
Yesterday we took a look at the social standing of the DC publications, now it's time to turn our attention to those network anchors who call our fair city home. FishbowlDC took a look at the Twitter followers of some of DC's biggest television persona... [FishbowlDC]

5 Things to Know About The New NBCNews.com - Posted February 4, 2014
After a year of work, the new NBCNews.com debuts overnight tonight, just in time for premium traffic coming from the Sochi Olympics coverage. At an unveiling this morning at 30 Rock, NBC News President Deborah Turness says ... [TVNewser]

State of the Union Coverage Plans: Broadcast Networks - Posted January 27, 2014
Here's what the broadcast networks have planned for President Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday. ABC: Diane Sawyer and ... [TVNewser]

Best Quotes from the Sunday Shows, 1.12.14 - Posted January 13, 2014
ABC's "This Week" - "And the reality is, things go wrong in an administration. And frankly, you know, he was in campaign-mode at the time, during campaign-mode you miss a lot of things. You're not paying as much attention. We see that with Benghazi." - Rudy Giuliani... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings 1.5.14: Schieffer Continues to Kick Ass, Gregory Not So Much - Posted January 10, 2014
"Face the Nation" continued to be the top-rated Sunday show last week, edging out "Meet the Press" by more than 30,000 viewers. The good news for Bob Schieffer and CBS comes on to... [FishbowlDC]

FBDC FaceRace: Washington Anchors - Posted January 3, 2014
Yesterday we took a look at the social standing of the DC publications, now it's time to turn our attention to those network anchors who call our fair city home. FishbowlDC analyzed the Facebook pages of some of DC's biggest television pe... [FishbowlDC]

FBDC Tweeterboard: Washington Anchors - Posted January 3, 2014
Yesterday we took a look at the social standing of the DC publications, now it's time to turn our attention to those network anchors who call our fair city home. FishbowlDC took a look at the Twitter followers of some of DC's biggest television personali... [PRNewser]

FBDC Tweeterboard: Washington Anchors - Posted January 3, 2014
Yesterday we took a look at the social standing of the DC publications, now it's time to turn our attention to those network anchors who call our fair city home. FishbowlDC took a look at the Twitter followers of some of DC's biggest television personali... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed Wonders: Whither the Sunday Show? - Posted December 27, 2013
Notorious over-GIFer Dorsey Shaw at BuzzFeed thinks that Sunday Shows, as an institution, are doing it all wrong. He's done some thinking on the matter and come up with... [FishbowlDC]

NBC Considering Nixing 'Meet the Press'? - Posted December 23, 2013
Woah, where did this come from? Claire Atkinson at the New York Post is reporting that NBC News President ... [FishbowlDC]

Broadcast Networks to Carry Pres. Obama's End-of-Year News Conference - Posted December 20, 2013
ABC, CBS, and NBC will carry President Obama's end-of-year news conference this afternoon at 2pmET. ABC News will air a special report at approximately 2pm with ... [TVNewser]

MTP's Verdugo to CBS Mornings - Posted December 2, 2013
Looks like David Gregory lost another one... According to the Twitters, Adam Verdugo, a senior producer... [FishbowlDC]

Iran Nuclear Deal Keeps Cablers Up Late - Posted November 24, 2013
[gallery ids="204929,204930,204931"] The cable news networks went into overtime last night as a multi-national deal requiring Iran to temporarily halt its nuclear program came together. NBC's David Gregory anchored for MSNBC. The network also produced a special report for NBC st... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Iran Nuclear Deal Keeps Cablers Up Late - Posted November 24, 2013
[gallery ids="204929,204930,204931"] The cable news networks went into overtime last night as a multi-national deal requiring Iran to temporarily halt its nuclear program came together. NBC's David Gregory anchored for MSNBC. The network also produced a special report for NBC st... [FishbowlNY]

Iran Nuclear Deal Keeps Cablers Up Late - Posted November 24, 2013
[gallery ids="204929,204930,204931"] The cable news networks went into overtime last night as a multi-national deal requiring Iran to temporarily halt its nuclear program came together. NBC's David Gregory anchored for MSNBC. The network also produced a special report for NBC st... [TVNewser]

If Matt Lauer Leaves 'Today,' Who Will Succeed Him? - Posted November 7, 2013
"Today" is actively building its bench of male hosts in the event Matt Lauer leaves the show at the conclusion of his contract in 2015, according to The Hollywood Reporter's ... [TVNewser]

The Search for Matt Lauer's Replacement Begins - Posted November 6, 2013
Matt Lauer is probably going to be on the Today show for a very, very long time. Sure, he took quite a hit when people ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Search for Matt Lauer's Replacement Begins - Posted November 6, 2013
Matt Lauer is probably going to be on the Today show for a very, very long time. Sure, he took quite a hit when people ... [FishbowlNY]

Networks Plan Sandy Anniversary Coverage - Posted October 26, 2013
News networks are planning special coverage ahead of the one-year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy. The storm made landfall Oct. 29, 2012. NBC Brian Williams will join ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Networks Plan Sandy Anniversary Coverage - Posted October 26, 2013
News networks are planning special coverage ahead of the one-year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy. The storm made landfall Oct. 29, 2012. NBC Brian Williams will join ... [FishbowlNY]

Networks Plan Sandy Anniversary Coverage - Posted October 26, 2013
News networks are planning special coverage ahead of the one-year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy. The storm made landfall Oct. 29, 2012. NBC Brian Williams will join ... [TVNewser]

Media Critic's Cancer is in Remission - Posted October 2, 2013
Journalists in Washington and elsewhere may want media critic Richard Grenell to go away -- in the polite sense -- just get the hell out of their faces sort of thing. But he's not going anywhere. In fact, Grenell's cancer is in remission. He t... [FishbowlDC]

The Battle of the Twitterati - Posted September 3, 2013
New York Magazine's Daily Intelligencer blog has a compelling series of charts out today on members of Congress and their preferred Twitter followers. Heavy hitters include The Hill, Politico, C-SPAN and Roll Call, which make both Democratic and Republican lists. But this has to burn a li... [FishbowlDC]

Here Are The TV News Reporters Congress Follows on Twitter - Posted September 3, 2013
TV news reporters and anchors are terrific sources of news and analysis when it comes to Congress. So it isn't surprising that members of Congress aggressively follow certain members of the news media on Twitter. New York... [TVNewser]

Pres. Obama: 'I Have Decided the U.S. Should Take Military Action,' But Will Seek Congressional Authorization First - Posted August 31, 2013
In the Rose Garden this afternoon, President Obama said he has decided the United States "should take military action" against Syria, but he said he will wait for an authorization from the out-of-session Congress first. The Saturday statement, during the long Labor Day holiday sent the news networks... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Pres. Obama: 'I Have Decided the U.S. Should Take Military Action,' But Will Seek Congressional Authorization First - Posted August 31, 2013
In the Rose Garden this afternoon, President Obama said he has decided the United States "should take military action" against Syria, but he said he will wait for an authorization from the out-of-session Congress first. The Saturday statement, during the long Labor Day holiday sent the news networks... [FishbowlNY]

Pres. Obama: 'I Have Decided the U.S. Should Take Military Action,' But Will Seek Congressional Authorization First - Posted August 31, 2013
In the Rose Garden this afternoon, President Obama said he has decided the United States "should take military action" against Syria, but he said he will wait for an authorization from the out-of-session Congress first. The Saturday statement, during the long Labor Day holiday sent the news networks... [TVNewser]

Afternoon Reading List 08.26.13. - Posted August 26, 2013
Morning has spoken -- MSNBC's Mika Brzezinski and CBS's Gayle King usually spend their mornings tal... [PRNewser]

NBC News asking viewers to submit their #DreamDay - Posted August 23, 2013
NBC News has launched an interactive campaign tied to the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, and Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I have a dream" speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial. The NBC campaign, called #DreamDay, asks viewers to re... [Inside 3D Printing News]

NBC To Re-Air 1963 Edition of 'Meet The Press' With Martin Luther King Jr. - Posted August 21, 2013
NBC News will re-air an edition of "Meet the Press" from August 25, 1963, 50 years to the day after it aired originally. The episode featured an interview with Martin Luther King Jr., and aired just three days before his "I have a dream" speech on the steps of the Lincoln... [TVNewser]

NBC Stations to Air 1963 'Meet the Press' Featuring Dr. Martin Luther King - Posted August 21, 2013
NBC News is digging deep into its archive from the longest running show on television, "Meet the Press." This weekend the 10 Owned NBC stations, as well as Comcast-owned New England Cable News and several NBC affiliates will air the August 25, 1963 edition of "Meet the Press," featuring interviews with Dr.... [TVSpy]

After 22 Years, Betsy Fischer Says Goodbye to 'Meet the Press' - Posted July 28, 2013
This morning, "Meet the Press" paid tribute to Betsy Fischer Martin on her final broadcast after 22 years with the NBC News public affairs program. Fischer Martin got her start in the business as an intern on "Meet ... [AllTwitter]

After 22 Years, Betsy Fischer Says Goodbye to 'Meet the Press' - Posted July 28, 2013
This morning, "Meet the Press" paid tribute to Betsy Fischer Martin on her final broadcast after 22 years with the NBC News public affairs program. Fischer Martin got her start in the business as an intern on "Meet ... [TVNewser]

The AM Ticker: Tennis, FNC, Rock - Posted July 19, 2013
Some of Washington's most notable journalists played tennis against the people they cover last night at the Washington Kastles Charity Classic. Bret Baier, David Gregory, Ed Henry and ... [TVNewser]

Spotted: AnonymASS Tipster on a Mission - Posted July 11, 2013
In the course of any given week there's always at least one or two fishy souls out there who think it's hilarious to use our Anonymous Tips box to try to f**k with us. We like to think of them as mostly loveable AnonymASSES. For instance, we have one reader who writes... [PRNewser]

When Is An Exclusive Not An Exclusive? - Posted July 11, 2013
Meet The Press says host David Gregory has a "rare" and "exclusive" interview with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) this... [FishbowlDC]

Journalists and Their Animal Twins - Posted July 10, 2013
We're taking Separated at Birth to new, deeper and ridiculous heights today. We liked BuzzFeed's rendition of this with members of Congress so much that we decided to steal the idea for our own fishy purposes. Enjoy! 10. CNN's Wolf Blitzer and a Wooley sheep. ... [PRNewser]

Journalists and Their Animal Twins - Posted July 10, 2013
We're taking Separated at Birth to new, deeper and ridiculous heights today. We liked BuzzFeed's rendition of this with members of Congress so much that we decided to steal the idea for our own fishy purposes. Enjoy! 10. CNN's Wolf Blitzer and a Wooley sheep. ... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory Just Can't Win - Posted July 8, 2013
It looks like David Gregory is just going to be everybody's whipping boy from now on. He's a frequent target for attacks from the right, but this weekend even the left-leaning Media Matters ... [FishbowlDC]

'Meet the Press: Volume Two' is Free eBook Today - Posted July 1, 2013
Meet the Press: Volume Two by Terry Golway is today's Free eBook of the Day. The interactive eBook is a history of the iconic news television show. It features a video introduction by ... [FishbowlDC]

'Meet the Press: Volume Two' is Free eBook Today - Posted July 1, 2013
Meet the Press: Volume Two by Terry Golway is today's Free eBook of the Day. The interactive eBook is a history of the iconic news television show. It features a video introduction by David Gregory. Check it out: Meet the Press: 65 Years of History In the Mak... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Andrew Ross Sorkin Apologizes To Glenn Greenwald - Posted June 25, 2013
CNBC "Squawk Box" co-anchor Andrew Ross Sorkin apologized to The Guardian's Glenn Greenwald this morning, for saying yesterday that he would "almost arrest" him for publishing stories based on Edward Snowden's leaks. "I put my foot in my mouth, and I'm sorry about this, when I veered into hyperbole and suggest... [TVNewser]

The David Gregory/Glenn Greenwald Showdown Continues To Make News (POLL) - Posted June 24, 2013
The spat between the "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory and The Guardian's Glenn Greenwald continues this morning, with media critics, observers and fellow journalists all chiming in on the matter. So... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 06.24.13. - Posted June 24, 2013
Gregory catches fire for misguided question -- David Gregory's interview with The Guardian's Glenn G... [FishbowlDC]

Glenn Greenwald and David Gregory Spar Over Role of Journalism in Edward Snowden Story - Posted June 23, 2013
Following his appearance on "Meet the Press," The Guardian's Glenn Greenwald called out moderator David Gregory on Twitter for asking a question about whether Greenwald or the Guardian should or will face charges for their role in the... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Glenn Greenwald and David Gregory Spar Over Role of Journalism in Edward Snowden Story - Posted June 23, 2013
Following his appearance on "Meet the Press," The Guardian's Glenn Greenwald called out moderator David Gregory on Twitter for asking a question about whether Greenwald or the Guardian should or will face charges for their role in the... [FishbowlNY]

Rob Yarin Named Executive Producer of 'Meet the Press' - Posted June 20, 2013
After Betsy Fischer Martin leaves her post as senior executive producer of "Meet the Press," ... [TVNewser]

Betsy Fischer Martin to Exit As Senior EP Of 'Meet The Press' - Posted June 20, 2013
The senior EP of NBC's "Meet the Press," Betsy Fischer Martin, will transition out of that role later this Summer, NBC News says. She will instead be focusing on her role as Managing Editor of N... [TVNewser]

David Gregory's Innocent Father's Day Question Elicits Love, Hate and Typos - Posted June 17, 2013
A little Father's Day loving can go in wayward directions. On Sunday, NBC "Meet the Press" host David Gregory solicited stories on Twitter about viewers' fathers and what they taught them. A lovely, innocuous post to celebrate the day. But this is online,... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings: June 2 - Posted June 6, 2013
CBS' "Face the Nation" was the most-watched Sunday public affairs show June 2, topping NBC's "Meet the Press" by +470,000 Total Viewers and +70,000 A25-54 viewers. Compared to the same week last year, on... [TVNewser]

Marty'd: The Memorial Day Edition - Posted May 28, 2013
We are All Just News Junkies Online. If you follow Marty Rudolf on Twitter, you're used to frequent attempts at conversation. Randomly, he'll ask questions like, "Does any Spor... [FishbowlDC]

Savannah Guthrie to Interview President Obama - Posted April 14, 2013
Savannah Guthrie will interview President Obama this week on "Today." David Gregory announced the news at the close of today's... [TVNewser]

SIGHTING: Reporter Spots Self at Party - Posted April 11, 2013
This is too much! In Wednesday's Politico Playbook, Mike Allen writes about the MSNBC Joe Scarborough's surprise 50th birthday party. Allen, a "Morning ... [FishbowlDC]

Surprise 50th Party for Joe Scarborough - Posted April 10, 2013
Mika Brzezinski, MSNBC president Phil Griffin and the UAE's Ambassador to the U.S. Yousef Al Otaiba threw a 50th ... [TVNewser]

Obama Teases 'Incorrigible' Chuck Todd For Asking Multiple Questions at Joint Presser - Posted March 20, 2013
Shortly after 2:30pmET, President Obama and Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu took the podium for a joint press conference from Jerusalem. Fox News, CNN and MSNBC took the press conference live. NBC News was the only broadcast network to offer a s... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted March 20, 2013
Quotes of the Day "But are you ready for this jelly?"-- CNN's Jake Tapper, employing an unusual (for Washington) twist of phrase on his new show, "The Lead." To which HuffPost Politics Editor ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted March 20, 2013
Quotes of the Day "But are you ready for this jelly?"-- CNN's Jake Tapper, employing an unusual (for Washington) twist of phrase on his new show, "The Lead." To which HuffPost Politics Editor ... [PRNewser]

NBC News Group Makes Ad Sales Pitch At Upfront - Posted March 14, 2013
The NBC News Group, including NBC News, MSNBC and CNBC, held an upfront presentation today at the New York Public library in midtown Manhattan. The Celeste Bartos Forum in the Library was lit up in shades of purple and blue, as media buyers and advertisers mingled with NBC News executives and... [TVNewser]

Jeb Bush: Media Are 'Crack Addicts' Addicted To Politics - Posted March 10, 2013
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush appeared on "Meet the Press" (and "This Week," and "Al Punto," and "Face the Nation," and "State of the Union," and "Fox News Sunday") today, and of course one of the topics was his possible plans for 2016. Bush, perhaps perturbed after doing what seems like every... [FishbowlLA]

Jeb Bush: Media Are 'Crack Addicts' Addicted To Politics - Posted March 10, 2013
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush appeared on "Meet the Press" (and "This Week," and "Al Punto," and "Face the Nation," and "State of the Union," and "Fox News Sunday") today, and of course one of the topics was his possible plans for 2016. Bush, perhaps perturbed after doing what seems like every... [TVNewser]

David Gregory: In Search of The Next 'Beltway Booyah Moment' - Posted March 7, 2013
NBC "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory is profiled by the AP. Frazier Moore uses last year's unplanned comment from Vice President... [TVNewser]

NBC News Ups Betsy Fischer Martin - Posted March 6, 2013
NBC News has promoted Betsy Fischer Martin to senior executive producer of "Meet the Press," and managing editor of NBC News political programming, TVNewser has learned. In a memo... [morningmedianewsfeed]

NBC News Ups Betsy Fischer Martin - Posted March 6, 2013
NBC News has promoted Betsy Fischer Martin to senior executive producer of "Meet the Press," and managing editor of NBC News political programming, TVNewser has learned. In a memo... [FishbowlNY]

NBC News Ups Betsy Fischer Martin - Posted March 6, 2013
NBC News has promoted Betsy Fischer Martin to senior executive producer of "Meet the Press," and managing editor of NBC News political programming, TVNewser has learned. In a memo... [TVNewser]

David Gregory Extends Deal With NBC News - Posted February 21, 2013
NBC News "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory has signed a new deal with network, accor... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted February 11, 2013
Quotes of the Day Convo Between Two Journos: BFF's discuss Adele, Chris Brown, Rihanna NBC's Luke Russert: "Loved how Ad... [FishbowlDC]

State of the Union Coverage: NBC News - Posted February 8, 2013
NBC's coverage of President Obama's 2013 State of the Union Address will begin at 8:45 PM Tuesday with an online web show at NBCNews.com, with network coverage kicking in at 9 Pm ET. "NBC Nightly News" and "Rock Center" anchor Brian Williams ... [TVNewser]

WaPo's Rubin to NBC: Dump David Gregory - Posted February 4, 2013
On the heels of Steve Capus resigning as President of NBC News late last week, WaPo's Jennifer Rubin took it upon herself in a Sunday column to... [FishbowlDC]

Scarborough Proud of Bright Sweater Selection - Posted January 29, 2013
It took a lot of "courage" for MSNBC's "Morning Joe" host Joe Scarborough to wear his searing red Brooks Brothers sweater on set Friday. That's what he told FishbowlDC Saturday at the Omni Shoreha... [FishbowlDC]

How to Make it All About Me - Posted January 28, 2013
Slogan for '90 Harkin campaign I was privileged to work on was Courage of His Convictions. Right then, right now. He was a mentor to many. -- David Plouffe (@davidplouffe) January 26, 2013 President Obama's outgoing strategist and advisor David Plouffe recently made his smashing debut on Twitter. So far, 10 tweets and... [FishbowlDC]

Al Roker Gets Parade-Side Interview with Pres. Obama and Handshake from VP Biden - Posted January 21, 2013
Egged on by Brian Williams, David Gregory, Chuck Todd and others, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Al Roker Gets Parade-Side Interview with Pres. Obama and Handshake from VP Biden - Posted January 21, 2013
Egged on by Brian Williams, David Gregory, Chuck Todd and others, ... [FishbowlNY]

Al Roker Gets Parade-Side Interview with Pres. Obama and Handshake from VP Biden - Posted January 21, 2013
Egged on by Brian Williams, David Gregory, Chuck Todd and others, ... [TVNewser]

The Bush Who is in Washington for the Inauguration - Posted January 21, 2013
The two Presidents Bush will not be attending today's second Inauguration of Pres. Obama. But former first daughter and granddaughter Jenna Bush Hager is there. The NBC News contributor was on set with ... [TVNewser]

NRA Ad Calls NBC's David Gregory 'Elitist Hypocrite' - Posted January 16, 2013
A new ad from the National Rifle Association features NBC News anchor David Gregory, calling him an "elitist hypocrite," apparently in response to his tough interview with NRA chief Wayne LaPierre. It was during that interview that Gregory ... [TVNewser]

Broadcasters To Carry President Obama's Final First-Term Presser - Posted January 14, 2013
At approximately 11:15 AM ET, President Obama will hold a press conference at the White House, his last presser of his first term, before being inaugurated for his second term next week. The "big three" broadcasters will all be breaking into regular programming to cover the presser. ... [TVNewser]

D.C. Attorney General Won't Charge David Gregory For Gun Violation - Posted January 11, 2013
The Washington D.C. attorney general's office has announced that it will not charge "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory, or any employee of NBC, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

D.C. Attorney General Won't Charge David Gregory For Gun Violation - Posted January 11, 2013
The Washington D.C. attorney general's office has announced that it will not charge "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory, or any employee of NBC, ... [FishbowlNY]

D.C. Attorney General Won't Charge David Gregory For Gun Violation - Posted January 11, 2013
The Washington D.C. attorney general's office has announced that it will not charge "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory, or any employee of NBC, ... [TVNewser]

Synergy! NBC News Uses Editorial To Promote NBC Sitcom - Posted January 11, 2013
Early this week we noted that the new NBC political sitcom "1600 Penn" would feature a number of NBC News personalities as guest stars. Well, it seems the promotion runs both ways, as NBC has now promoted the sitcom on "Rock Center," "Today" and "Meet the Press." On "Rock Center" and "Today,"... [TVNewser]

David Gregory Gun Investigation Moves to D.C. Attorney General - Posted January 9, 2013
The Metropolitan Police Department in Washington, DC has completed its investigation into a "Meet the Press" stunt that violated DC law. On the Dec. 23 edition, host David Gregory held up what appeared to be a high-capacity assault rifle magazine du... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Sunday, December 30 - Posted January 3, 2013
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 132 | MSNBC: 132 | CNN: 104 | HLN: 113 Primetime: FNC: 105 | MSNBC: 92 | CNN: 112 | HLN: 94 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: FNC... [TVNewser]

David Gregory To Interview Pres. Obama in Midst of Final Fiscal Cliff Talks - Posted December 28, 2012
David Gregory will be hosting "Meet the Press" this Sunday after all, breaking his previously scheduled vacation to interview President Obama. Gregory heads to the White House tomorrow for the interview which will air Sunday on "Meet the Press." This is ... [TVNewser]

David Gregory To Interview Pres. Obama in Midst of Final Fiscal Cliff Talks - Posted December 28, 2012
David Gregory will be hosting "Meet the Press" this Sunday after all, breaking his previously scheduled vacation to interview President Obama. Gregory heads to the White House tomorrow for the interview which will air Sunday on "Meet the Press." This is ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

David Gregory To Interview Pres. Obama in Midst of Final Fiscal Cliff Talks - Posted December 28, 2012
David Gregory will be hosting "Meet the Press" this Sunday after all, breaking his previously scheduled vacation to interview President Obama. Gregory heads to the White House tomorrow for the interview which will air Sunday on "Meet the Press." This is ... [FishbowlNY]

Relax, Don't Do It | Ignore Away | Five Nothing - Posted December 27, 2012
TVNewser: Arresting David Gregory might be just ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Relax, Don't Do It | Ignore Away | Five Nothing - Posted December 27, 2012
TVNewser: Arresting David Gregory might be just ... [FishbowlNY]

Relax, Don't Do It | Ignore Away | Five Nothing - Posted December 27, 2012
TVNewser: Arresting David Gregory might be just ... [FishbowlLA]

Erick Erickson Confesses: I Am 'The Media' - Posted December 27, 2012
Politico's Glenn Thursh and Dylan Byers tag teamed RedState's ... [PRNewser]

Kurtz: 'Charge Gregory with grandstanding. But don't waste our time with a police probe' - Posted December 27, 2012
Howard Kurtz, writing for Daily Download, has some thoughts about the David Gregory ... [TVNewser]

DC Police Told NBC They Were Not Allowed to Use Gun Clip as Prop - Posted December 26, 2012
Politico reports the D.C. Metropolitan Police Department told producers of "Meet the Press" that they were not allowed to show a high-capacity gun clip on the air, but host ... [TVNewser]

Calls for Charges and a Police Investigation into 'Meet the Press' Gun Stunt - Posted December 25, 2012
It appears WhiteHouse.gov's "We the People" site is the place of choice if you want to set up a petition against a member of the media. Last Friday, a petition was created calling for the deportation of CNN host Piers Morgan over hi... [FishbowlLA]

Calls for Charges and a Police Investigation into 'Meet the Press' Gun Stunt - Posted December 25, 2012
It appears WhiteHouse.gov's "We the People" site is the place of choice if you want to set up a petition against a member of the media. Last Friday, a petition was created calling for the deportation of CNN host Piers Morgan over hi... [TVNewser]

Merry Christmas: Here's David Gregory Dancing To Christmas Music - Posted December 25, 2012
Merry Christmas TVNewser readers! In celebration of the holiday, we present NBC News anchor David Gregory dancing to Christmas music. Specifically Cee Lo Green's cover of the 1970 Donny Hathaway classic "This Christmas." ... [TVNewser]

'Rock Center' To Talk To Richard Engel, As 'Meet The Press Talks To The NRA - Posted December 20, 2012
NBC News has announced a pair of notable interviews, with "Rock Center" to feature a discussion with Richard Engel and his crew, and "Meet the Press" securing the first interview with NRA CEO Wayne LaPierre si... [TVNewser]

8 Minor but Grating Thanksgiving Annoyances - Posted November 26, 2012
This past week as members of Washington's media were off stuffing themselves with turkey, stuffing, pumpkin pie and bourbon, some managed to be acutely irritating in a whole smorgasboard of ways. See as we dissect them below. 8. From the Dept. of Bragiculture...Sen. Rob Portman... [PRNewser]

8 Minor but Grating Thanksgiving Annoyances - Posted November 26, 2012
This past week as members of Washington's media were off stuffing themselves with turkey, stuffing, pumpkin pie and bourbon, some managed to be acutely irritating in a whole smorgasboard of ways. See as we dissect them below. 8. From the Dept. of Bragiculture...Sen. Rob Portman... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted November 26, 2012
Quotes of the Day -- The Holiday Edition. "Not sure what it says that a photo of me bloated with a pillow under my shirt is my most-liked Instagram photo ever." -- ... [FishbowlDC]

Networks Taking Obama Presser - Posted November 14, 2012
At 1:30 PM ET, President Obama will be giving his first press conference in months, and the first since he won reelection just over a week ago. The cable news channels will, as usual, be dedicating their programs in that hour to covering the conference, and the broadcasters will be breaking into... [TVNewser]

Networks Ready Special Reports For President Obama's First Statement Since Reelection - Posted November 9, 2012
The broadcast networks will all air special reports covering a statement from President Obama around 1 PM today. It will be President Obama's first public statements following his reelection (not counting his acceptance speech, of course). As usual, expect the cabl... [TVNewser]

Democracy Plaza Readies For Its Close-Up - Posted November 6, 2012
For the third-straight Presidential election, NBC is turning the skating rink and Rockefeller Plaza around it, into its election news hub "Democracy Plaza." An outline of the United States lies a half inch under the ice, and will be filled in as each state goes red for Romney or blue for... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted November 5, 2012
Quotes of the Day CONTEMPLATIVE: "Getting ready for Meet the Press this morning from Richmond" -- House Maj. Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) in a moment of deep, meditative, almost wax figure silence before going on the program. "Okay, buddy. Great night. Ge... [FishbowlDC]

NBC News Election Night Plans - Posted November 2, 2012
"NBC Nightly News" anchor and managing editor Brian Williams heads up NBC's coverage from Rockefeller Plaza -- dubbed Democr... [morningmedianewsfeed]

NBC News Election Night Plans - Posted November 2, 2012
"NBC Nightly News" anchor and managing editor Brian Williams heads up NBC's coverage from Rockefeller Plaza -- dubbed Democr... [FishbowlNY]

NBC News Election Night Plans - Posted November 2, 2012
"NBC Nightly News" anchor and managing editor Brian Williams heads up NBC's coverage from Rockefeller Plaza -- dubbed Democr... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Katz, Willis, Little David Gregory - Posted October 25, 2012
Weather Channel has named Neil Katz VP and editor in chief of its digital division. He will oversee all editorial content on the Weather Channel sites and mobile apps. He had been executive editor of The Huffington Post, and before that was executive editor of CBSNews.com and a producer for "48... [TVNewser]

Where to Watch the Final Presidential Debate - Posted October 22, 2012
Tonight is the third and final Presidential debate of this election cycle. CBS' Bob Schieffer moderates at Lynn University in Boca Raton. Here's a round up of what the cable and broadcast networks have planned... ... [TVNewser]

Weekend Anchors Head to Battleground States - Posted October 20, 2012
NBC's Lester Holt and ABC's David Muir are hitting the road and will anchor their newscasts from Florida tomorrow. Holt will anchor from The University of Tampa while Muir... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Weekend Anchors Head to Battleground States - Posted October 20, 2012
NBC's Lester Holt and ABC's David Muir are hitting the road and will anchor their newscasts from Florida tomorrow. Holt will anchor from The University of Tampa while Muir... [FishbowlNY]

Weekend Anchors Head to Battleground States - Posted October 20, 2012
NBC's Lester Holt and ABC's David Muir are hitting the road and will anchor their newscasts from Florida tomorrow. Holt will anchor from The University of Tampa while Muir... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Burns, Strahan, Trends - Posted October 18, 2012
David Gregory sits down with filmmaker Ken Burns to talk about his new documentary "The Dust Bowl" for Gregory's ... [TVNewser]

Where to Watch the Second Presidential Debate - Posted October 16, 2012
Tonight's Presidential debate, moderated by CNN's Candy Crowley, will be held at Hofstra University at 9pmET. Here's a round-up of what the broadcast and cable networks have planned. On ABC News, ... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted October 12, 2012
Quotes of the Day: The V.P. Debate Edition "Biden is better than Viagra for senior citizens #vpdebate" -- ABC's "The View" and Current TV's Joy Behar. ... [FishbowlDC]

NBC News Sets Vice Presidential Debate Plans - Posted October 10, 2012
NBC News has set coverage plans for Thursday's Vice Presidential debate at Centre College in Kentucky. Brian Williams will anchor from New York, as he did for last week's Presidential debate from Denver. Willi... [TVNewser]

Schwarzenegger Pulled 'I Can't Hear You' Trick - Posted October 8, 2012
In cased you missed it over the weekend, Arnold Schwarzenegger took time out of his schedule to do something rather unremarkable -- he gave yet another interview about his tell-all book Total Recall to David Gregory ... [FishbowlDC]

Blaming Poor Audio, Arnold Schwarzenegger Now Admits He Was Not Prepared for Matt Lauer Question - Posted October 7, 2012
On "Meet the Press" this morning, David Gregory cornered Arnold Schwarzenegger about an interview ... [TVNewser]

Blaming Poor Audio, Arnold Schwarzenegger Now Admits He Was Not Prepared for Matt Lauer Question - Posted October 7, 2012
On "Meet the Press" this morning, David Gregory cornered Arnold Schwarzenegger about an interview ... [GalleyCat]

Sunday Show Ratings: September 30 - Posted October 5, 2012
The Sunday public affairs shows continue to be closer than ever, as September 30 proves. CBS "Face the Nation" led the way in total viewers and the adults 25-54 demo. NBC's "Meet the Press" was right behind in total viewers, and not far behind in the demo. ABC's "This Week" was... [TVNewser]

Brian Williams to Anchor NBC's Debate Coverage - Posted October 3, 2012
NBC News will cover the first presidential debate tonight from 9pm-11pmET. The broadcast will be anchored by Brian Williams in New York. Williams will be joined by ... [TVNewser]

Memo To President Obama: 'Meet The Press' and 'Fox News Sunday' Will See You Now - Posted October 1, 2012
It seems that the Sunday public affairs shows are getting a little agitated with President Obama. Via Johnny $, here is video of Chris Wallace on "Fox News Sunday" noting that the President hasn't appeared on his program since the heart of the 2008 Presidential campaign. ... [TVNewser]

David Gregory Still has the Moves - Posted September 14, 2012
Sunday morning David Gregory will be all politics on "Meet the Press," but this morning -- filling in for Matt Lauer -- he joined the "Today" show's Savannah Guthrie, Nata... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Ratings: September 9 - Posted September 13, 2012
David Gregory's interview with Mitt Romney boosted NBC's "Meet the Press" back to first place among the Sunday public affairs shows on September 9. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Sunday Show Ratings: September 9 - Posted September 13, 2012
David Gregory's interview with Mitt Romney boosted NBC's "Meet the Press" back to first place among the Sunday public affairs shows on September 9. ... [FishbowlNY]

Sunday Show Ratings: September 9 - Posted September 13, 2012
David Gregory's interview with Mitt Romney boosted NBC's "Meet the Press" back to first place among the Sunday public affairs shows on September 9. ... [TVNewser]

Limited Capacity of Charlotte's Time Warner Cable Arena Leaves Networks Scrambling - Posted September 6, 2012
The DNC winds down tonight as Barack Obama officially accepts his party's nomination for President. Obama's speech was originally set to happen at the 74,000-seat Bank of America Stadium, a plan which was scrapped due to a forecast of storms. With weather and venue change concerns out of the way, the... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Limited Capacity of Charlotte's Time Warner Cable Arena Leaves Networks Scrambling - Posted September 6, 2012
The DNC winds down tonight as Barack Obama officially accepts his party's nomination for President. Obama's speech was originally set to happen at the 74,000-seat Bank of America Stadium, a plan which was scrapped due to a forecast of storms. With weather and venue change concerns out of the way, the... [FishbowlNY]

Journos: Don't Try This S#!t at Home - Posted September 5, 2012
Reporters attending the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte this week might as well have to walk through concrete with their hands tied behind their backs and stuffed into a trunk to get wherever they need to go. This afternoon attending a John F. Kennedy Library Panel could prove to be trickier... [FishbowlDC]

The MSNBC/NBC News Divide: 'Like piano players in a brothel, they don't go upstairs' - Posted August 31, 2012
As MSNBC continues to Lean Forward to ratings success -- for the first time ever during a political convention, the network beat CNN in total viewers Wednesday night in every hour from 7pm-1am -- the pretense of being informed without bias from NBC News, is being tested. The NYT's ... [TVNewser]

Despite Requests, TV Reporters Still Prevalent In Political Attack Ads - Posted August 29, 2012
Despite requests from TV news organizations to political campaigns, attack ads across the country still prominently feature TV news anchors and reporters. Advertising Age looked at ... [TVNewser]

Network Special Reports For President Obama's Isaac Address - Posted August 28, 2012
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A Diverse Crowd For 'Morning Joe' In Tampa - Posted August 28, 2012
MSNBC's "Morning Joe" originates this week from Howl at the Moon, a bar just outside the convention center in Tampa that has been dubbed "Morning Joe Elephant Bar" for the duration of the Republican National Convention. This morning, people arrived as early as 4:45 a.m. -- just a few hours after last... [TVNewser]

NBC News, Telemundo Reveal DNC, RNC Coverage Plans - Posted August 20, 2012
NBC News and Telemundo have announced their coverage plans for the 2012 Democratic and Republican national conventions. As expected, NBC will not have coverage on the Wednesday of the DNC, due to the NFL kickoff game. It will make up for that with two hours of coverage on Thursday, however. ... [TVNewser]

News Nets Produce Special Reports on Mitt Romney Selection of Paul Ryan as VP - Posted August 11, 2012
At 9:20, Mitt Romney took to the stage with the USS Wisconsin in Norfolk, VA as his backdrop. At 9:28, he brought out his running mate on the Republican presidential ticket, Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan. NBC News began its special report at 9am with Brian W... [TVNewser]

NBC: No, David Gregory Isn't Going Anywhere - Posted July 6, 2012
A recent report in News Corp's iPad newspaper The Daily suggested that David Gregory would soon be out of the job at "Meet the Press." To make it extra classy, The Daily said that former "Meet the Press" moderator T... [TVNewser]

NBC Defends David Gregory Speaking Before Group That Lobbies for GOP Causes - Posted May 15, 2012
"Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory is getting some flack for speaking to a gathering of the National Federation of Independent Business.... [TVNewser]

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Meets The (Fictional) Press - Posted May 14, 2012
HBO viewers may have noticed a familiar set on the comedy series "Veep" last night. Vice President Selina Meyer (played by Julia Louis-Dreyfus) needed to get some good press, so she was booked on NBC's "Meet the Press" to drum up support for immigration reform. Things go horribly awry, but you... [TVNewser]

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Meets The (Fictional) Press - Posted May 14, 2012
HBO viewers may have noticed a familiar set on the comedy series "Veep" last night. Vice President Selina Meyer (played by Julia Louis-Dreyfus) needed to get some good press, so she was booked on NBC's "Meet the Press" to drum up support for immigration reform. Things go horribly awry, but you... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Meets The (Fictional) Press - Posted May 14, 2012
HBO viewers may have noticed a familiar set on the comedy series "Veep" last night. Vice President Selina Meyer (played by Julia Louis-Dreyfus) needed to get some good press, so she was booked on NBC's "Meet the Press" to drum up support for immigration reform. Things go horribly awry, but you... [FishbowlNY]

What Does David Gregory Watch? - Posted May 11, 2012
NBC "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory is interviewed by AdWeek, and he reveals his media di... [TVNewser]

Brokaw's Painfully Awkward Replies on BookTV - Posted May 7, 2012
Tom Brokaw is on fire. In the hot seat today for trashing the White House Correspondents' Dinner over the weekend for its infestation of Hollywood stars, Brokaw also managed responses to two long-winded, hothead listeners on C-SPAN's B... [FishbowlDC]

Tom Brokaw: 'It is Time to Rethink' the Celebrity-Studded White House Correspondents' Dinner - Posted May 7, 2012
Tom Brokaw says there's good reason why most Americans feel the national media is out of touch, most recently exemplified by the annual White House Correspondents Association dinner. Brokaw, a charter member of the organization, was part of the... [TVNewser]

Brokaw Blasts Nerd Prom, More Journos Follow - Posted May 7, 2012
On Sunday's "Meet the Press", Tom Brokaw was analyzing the Presidential race of 2012 when he took a sharp turn into Curmudgeon-ville to take major swipes at Nerd Prom. He is not pleased about the glittering of the White House Correspondents'... [FishbowlDC]

KUSA Anchor Kyle Clark Interviews David Gregory on 'Meet the Press' Set - Posted May 4, 2012
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TVNewser's 2012 Guide To Graduation Speakers - Posted May 4, 2012
'Tis commencement season, and so without further ado, we present TVNewser's fifth annual list of who's-speaking-where-and-when at America's colleges and universities (in alphabetical order): ABC/CNN's Christiane Amanpour: ... [TVNewser]

The Weekend Ticker: Eisen, Gregory, Wright - Posted April 22, 2012
Bloomberg TV anchor Sara Eisen talks to Wall Street Sector Selector about anchoring "Inside Track" from 6-8amET. "The goal is to talk about all the stories that you're going to be hearing about all day long before they actually manifest themselves in the markets," she says. "It's a... [TVNewser]

In Defense of Hilary Rosen - Posted April 16, 2012
As Washington journalists waded through the muck of self-righteousness last week, you'd have thought Hilary Rosen was a pariah for saying that "Ann Romney has never worked a day in her life." WaPo's ... [FishbowlDC]

Jon Stewart Challenges Bill O'Reilly In a Shrimp-Off, While David Gregory Talks Debates With Jay Leno - Posted April 7, 2012
On "The Daily Show" this week, Jon Stewart gently mocked Fox News host Bill O'Reilly's comment that he would never pay $4 for a shrimp. Stewart took it as a challenge, and invited O'Reilly on to see just what it would take to get him to open his wallet for some... [TVNewser]

Ask Piranhamous Anything - Posted April 6, 2012
Here is this week's installment of "Ask Piranhamous Anything." If you have a question you'd like "snarked to death," send it to FishbowlDC@mediabistro.com. This isn't an advice column. Piranhamous doesn't know what the hell you should do with your life any more than you do -- and worse, he doesn't... [FishbowlDC]

The Ticker: Bloomberg, Gregory, Meade - Posted April 5, 2012
Bloomberg's Trish Regan will host a live special at 8pmET tonight on Magic Johnson's acquisition of the LA Dodgers. Johnson is also profiled on tonight's "Bloomberg Game Changers," which airs at 9pmET. What was David Gregory's experience as moderator of one of this ... [TVNewser]

A Big Weekend for 'Face the Nation' - Posted March 30, 2012
This is a big few days for the CBS Sunday public affairs show "Face the Nation." Today the show launched a shiny new website, which is he... [TVNewser]

Paul Wharton: Man of Style - Posted March 29, 2012
Watch out Carson Kressley. Paul Wharton, that sassy hairdresser from the "Real Housewives of DC," is launching a new lifestyle talk series with a VIP Media Launch at Turnberry Tower in Arlington, Va. on April 12... [FishbowlDC]

NBC News Makes Pitch to Advertisers, As 'Rock Center' Hits New Viewership Low - Posted March 16, 2012
[caption id="attachment_116521" align="alignright" width="378" caption="Matt Lauer and Steve Capus at the NBC News/MSNBC upfront."][/caption] NBC Newsers always like to say they are part of one big family. But in a family that big, with several making millions of dollars a year -- even a select few in the double-digit millions -- th... [TVNewser]

How the Sandra Fluke Story Unfolded - Posted March 5, 2012
Before last week, the name Sandra Fluke had only entered the discussion in a column by TIME humorist ... [TVNewser]

NBC News Radio Expands, Replaces CNN Radio Nationwide - Posted March 1, 2012
In an deal announced today with leading radio distributor Dial Global, NBC News will expand its radio offerings from 18 hourly reports each weekday to top and bottom of the hour updates, 24/7. NBC News Radio will also now be distributed to radio stations reaching 225 million people nationwide. These stations can... [morningmedianewsfeed]

NBC News Radio Expands, Replaces CNN Radio Nationwide - Posted March 1, 2012
In an deal announced today with leading radio distributor Dial Global, NBC News will expand its radio offerings from 18 hourly reports each weekday to top and bottom of the hour updates, 24/7. NBC News Radio will also now be distributed to radio stations reaching 225 million people nationwide. These stations can... [FishbowlNY]

NBC News To Air Super Tuesday Primetime Special - Posted February 29, 2012
NBC News will air a one-hour special in primetime next Tuesday, looking at the GOP "Super Tuesday" primary results. "NBC Nightly News" and "Rock Center" anchor Brian Williams will anchor the special, which airs from 10-11PM. He will b... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted February 29, 2012
Quotes of the Day Rolling Stone writer annoys himself "So yeah I deleted that last tweet because I was starting to annoy myself." -- Rolling Stone's Michael Hastings. HuffPost ... [FishbowlDC]

Righty Journos Give Tapper Ego Boost - Posted January 30, 2012
After ABC News Chief White House Correspondent Jake Tapper hosted "This Week" on Sunday so soon after George Stephanopoulos... [FishbowlDC]

Politico Turns 5. Let the Roasting Begin. - Posted January 23, 2012
Five years isn't really that long, but Politico has seen rapid growth and a lot of success since it first began in 2007. So on a highly self-congratulatory note on Monday, Politico released a video with clips of several high-profile political players roasting the publication on its half-decade mark. "Five ... [FishbowlDC]

Politico, with its 'Terminator Reporters,' Turns Five - Posted January 23, 2012
"It's truly a news organization that acts its age: a petulant 5-year-old concerned with only trivial matters," says David Gregory roasting Politico on its 5th birthday. Politico.com launched Jan. 23, 2007, the day of that year's State of the Union address. Early this morning, the site put up this video with... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted January 19, 2012
Quotes of the Day Weingarten appalled. "I'm appalled at the number of people who interpreted my innocent, joyful left-hand tweet from this a.m. as something masturbatory." -- WaPo's ... [FishbowlDC]

Fishbowl5 With Suze Orman - Posted January 14, 2012
Suze Orman takes compliments well. For instance, when she showed up to the National Press Club this week for a presser with TV commentator Tavis Smiley and Prof. Cornel West, ... [FishbowlDC]

Wendy Wednesday - Posted January 11, 2012
Today it's time to PARTY DOWN with Washington publicist Wendy Gordon. We call this "Mardi Gras Wendy." And as we like to say in the voice of NBC "MTP" host David Gregory, if it's Wednesday, it's ... [FishbowlDC]

NBC Throws Primary/BCS Party in Manchester - Posted January 8, 2012
It's not all politics in New Hampshire this weekend. But mostly it is. Following up on this morning's GOP debate along with Facebook, NBC's David Gregory and Chuck Todd... [AllTwitter]

Broadcast Networks Gear Up For Iowa Caucus - Posted January 1, 2012
It's officially a new year, and although this political cycle may feel like it has gone on forever already, Tuesday marks the official kickoff to the 2012 presidential election. As we ... [TVNewser]

Wendy Wednesday - Posted December 21, 2011
We're quickly approaching Christmas. Which can mean only one thing, well, maybe 5000 things, for D.C. uber publicist Wendy Gordon. Wendy in a Santa costume! Wendy in a champagne glass. Wendy in a painted on su... [PRNewser]

Bachmann's 'Banana Republic' - Posted December 19, 2011
By Piranhamous What if President Obama ran the country like a "Banana Republic"? GOP Presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) even managed to startle ho... [FishbowlDC]

Wendy Wednesday - Posted November 30, 2011
We'll cut right to the chase. Like NBC's David Gregory might say if he wasn't hosting Meet the Press, if it's Wednesday, it's Wendy Wednesday. Today we are maximizing our efforts to honor FishbowlMatt as well as uber Washington publicist Wendy Gordon with the following photo spread. These are "The Kiss... [PRNewser]

Headline: 'Is David Gregory a Vegetable?' - Posted November 28, 2011
The Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR), an organization created in 1999 to prompt debate on social and economic issues, says NBC "Meet the Press" Host David Gregory fell down on the job this week. In fact,... [PRNewser]

Sunday Show Ratings: November 20 - Posted November 28, 2011
CBS' "Face the Nation with Bob Schieffer" continues to keep the Sunday morning public affairs show race a tight one. On November 20, the program finished a very close second to longtime ratings leader "Meet the Press with ... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Ratings: November 13 - Posted November 17, 2011
It was another close ratings day on Sunday, with NBC's "Meet the Press with David Gregory" barely edging CBS' "Face the Nation with Bob Scheiffer"... [TVNewser]

BREAKING: Wendy Wednesday - Posted November 16, 2011
Welcome to "Wendy Wednesday," FishbowlDC's new fantasy photo feature starring Facebook's favorite gal about town and local publicist Wendy Gordon. Because we've received such overwhelming response to photos of Gordon in the past...Wendy with a Santa hat, sitting in a giant martini glass, riding a champagne bottle, making out with... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory Apologizes After 'Grand Wizard' Remark - Posted November 9, 2011
On NBC's "Today" this morning, NBC News "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory made an unfortunate offhand comment in regards to GOP candidate Herman Cain. After anchor Ann Curry asked Gregory whether the party wished Cain "would just go away?" he... [TVNewser]

Cablers Cover Herman Cain's Response To Sexual Harassment Accusations - Posted November 8, 2011
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AU Bestows Gregory With High Honor - Posted October 26, 2011
NBC "MTP" Host David Gregory won an award over the weekend from his alma mater, American University. American University's Alumni Board and Office of Alumni Relations awarded its four highest award honors--Alum... [PRNewser]

Gregory Needs Lesson in Chicagoese? - Posted October 11, 2011
NBC Chicago's Ward Room blog took NBC "Meet the Press" Host David Gregory to task this week for introducing Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel as "the boss." The post by freelance journalist Ted McClelland, author... [PRNewser]

Networks to Carry Pres. Obama News Conference - Posted October 6, 2011
The White House has announced Pres. Obama will hold a news conference at 11amET. Obama's most recent news conference was July 15, during a week in which he had two press availabilities. NBC News will provide a special r... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Ratings: September 25 - Posted September 29, 2011
Coming off of his 20th anniversary celebration for hosting CBS' "Face the Nation," Bob Schieffer led the program to a ratings victory ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Sunday Show Ratings: September 25 - Posted September 29, 2011
Coming off of his 20th anniversary celebration for hosting CBS' "Face the Nation," Bob Schieffer led the program to a ratings victory ... [FishbowlNY]

NBC's David Gregory: 'Meet the Press' Moderator, Hebrew Scholar - Posted September 29, 2011
Shana Tova dear readers, and happy Jewish new year. With Rosh Hashanah upon us, The Daily Beast profiles "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory. This time politics is not the focus, ... [TVNewser]

Pols, Press Toast Schieffer's 20 Years of "Face the Nation" - Posted September 22, 2011
Had you walked through the doors of the St. Regis Hotel at this time last night, there's a good chance you would have bumped into Nancy Pelosi (D... [PRNewser]

Washington Turns Out to Honor Bob Schieffer - Posted September 22, 2011
Quite a turnout last night at the St. Regis Hotel in Washington, DC, as Bob Schieffer was honored on his 20th anniversary anchoring CBS's "Face the Nation." More than 500 people turned out to honor Schieffer, including the man... [TVNewser]

Betsy Fischer Marks 20 years at 'Meet the Press' - Posted September 18, 2011
"Meet the Press" host David Gregory was able to hide something from show EP Betsy Fischer right up until the end of this morning's show: "Before we go," Gregory said, "I wanted t... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Betsy Fischer Marks 20 years at 'Meet the Press' - Posted September 18, 2011
"Meet the Press" host David Gregory was able to hide something from show EP Betsy Fischer right up until the end of this morning's show: "Before we go," Gregory said, "I wanted t... [FishbowlNY]

Beginning This Weekend, WRC Will Air 'Meet the Press' Web Feature On Sundays - Posted September 16, 2011
Starting Sunday, WRC, NBC's owned-and-operated station in Washington DC, will air "PRESS Pass," a weekly web feature that supplements "Meet the Press," at 11:30 a.m. "PRESS Pass" was created earlier this year as a mid-week supplement to the political affairs show, fe... [TVSpy]

Broadcast Networks Cover 10th Anniversary of 9/11/01 - Posted September 10, 2011
The broadcast networks will all devote significant portions of tomorrow to special coverage marking the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. The evening news anchors -- Brian Williams for NBC, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Broadcast Networks Cover 10th Anniversary of 9/11/01 - Posted September 10, 2011
The broadcast networks will all devote significant portions of tomorrow to special coverage marking the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. The evening news anchors -- Brian Williams for NBC, ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of August 15 - Posted August 25, 2011
As usual, "Today" was the most-watched morning show for the week of August 15-19. The NBC program has gained +3% in total viewership compared to the same week last year, and is down slightly, -2%, in the A25-54 demographic. ... [TVNewser]

Network Sunday Morning Shows Go to Iowa for Straw Poll Coverage - Posted August 10, 2011
With the Iowa Straw Poll set for Saturday, August 13, the network Sunday public affairs shows are heading to the state to get close to the action. CBS and ABC will also be without their usual anchors this weekend. on CBS, Norah O'Donnell wi... [TVNewser]

Politico Picks '50 Politicos to Watch': Which TVNewsers Made The List? - Posted July 29, 2011
Politico's annual "50 Politicos to Watch" list is out, and this year -- as the 2012 election cycle looms -- it features a slew of Washington, DC-based television folk. NBC anchor David Gregory, who helms the top-rated "Meet t... [TVNewser]

Networks to Carry Presidential Debt Ceiling Address in Primetime - Posted July 25, 2011
Updated: President Obama will address the nation for around 15 minutes at 9 PM ET tonight, and the broadcast networks are all planning to carry it. Update: House Speaker John Boehner will present a statement of his own following the President. Boehner's statement is expec... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Networks to Carry Presidential Debt Ceiling Address in Primetime - Posted July 25, 2011
Updated: President Obama will address the nation for around 15 minutes at 9 PM ET tonight, and the broadcast networks are all planning to carry it. Update: House Speaker John Boehner will present a statement of his own following the President. Boehner's statement is expec... [FishbowlNY]

Which Sunday Shows Covered the News Corp. Hacking Scandal? - Posted July 18, 2011
On Sunday, two of the network public affairs shows reported on the News Corp. hack... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Which Sunday Shows Covered the News Corp. Hacking Scandal? - Posted July 18, 2011
On Sunday, two of the network public affairs shows reported on the News Corp. hack... [FishbowlNY]

Which Sunday Shows Covered the News Corp. Hacking Scandal? - Posted July 18, 2011
On Sunday, two of the network public affairs shows reported on the News Corp. hack... [TVNewser]

NBC News, Facebook Partnering on Republican Primary Debate - Posted July 18, 2011
NBC News' "Meet the Press" and Facebook are partnering on a Republican Presidential primary debate, to be held the Sunday before the New Hampshire primary next year. The debate will be held live at 9 AM ET, and will be broadcast on NBC and Facebook, as well as on New England... [TVNewser]

Rise and Shine with Live Politico Performance - Posted July 12, 2011
Politico's Turn the Table, the feature in which an editor or reporter interviews the hosts of the Sunday morning shows, is hosting a live performance this Friday morning at the Newseum. The hour is early -- 8 a.m. But you know what time Politicos rise on a daily basis, so, in... [FishbowlDC]

Spotted: NBC's Gregory in Prime Seat at Nats Game - Posted July 11, 2011
Watch out world. NBC "MTP" host David Gregory was spotted directly behind home plate (first row, priciest seats) on Friday night at the Nats game against the Rockies wearing a red Nats jersey.... [FishbowlDC]

Press and Politicos Gather for Opinion Awards - Posted May 13, 2011
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The Week's Opinion Awards Tonight - Posted May 11, 2011
This evening at the W Hotel, The Week will host its 8th annual Opinion Awards honoring the nation's best opinion commentary from the Left and Right. This year's winners include Columnist of the Year Peggy Noonan of the W... [FishbowlDC]

Panel Discussion: Covering the Middle East - Posted May 10, 2011
On May 17th we'll hear "Perspectives from the Field" on Middle East reporting from a panel of well-known journalists moderated by NBC's MTP Host ... [PRNewser]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted May 9, 2011
QUOTES of the DAY "This thunderstorm smells so good from the steps of the National Gallery. Rain on stone." -- The Atlantic's Senior Editor Alexis Madrigal in a weekend tweet with this accompanying photog... [FishbowlDC]

New York Stations Provide Live Coverage of Obama's Visit to Ground Zero - Posted May 5, 2011
New York stations preempted regularly scheduled programming this afternoon to bring live coverage of President Obama's visit to Ground Zero, which occurred around 1:00 p.m. today. Bill Ritter... [SocialTimes.com]

President Obama's New York Visit - Posted May 5, 2011
The cable news channels are covering Barack Obama's first visit to Ground Zero as president, four days after the operation that killed Osama Bin Laden. After a lunch with with members of FDNY Engine 54, Ladder 4, Battalion 9, in midtown Manhattan along with former Mayor Rudy Giuliani, Obama headed to... [TVNewser]

Brian Williams celebrates birthday hosting 'Charlie Rose' - Posted May 5, 2011
Brian Williams is spending part of his 52nd birthday today guest-hosting "The Charlie Rose Show." The show, which tapes this afternoon meaning David Gregory ... [TVNewser]

Bin Laden Killed: Cable Channels Call In Big Guns To Cover the News - Posted May 2, 2011
Updated: With the unexpected announcement that President Obama would be making a statement late Sunday night, the cable news channels scrambled to get their top anchors on-air. Fox News was first to confirm the news that Osama Bin Laden was dead at 10:40 PM ET. Geraldo Rivera was at the desk at... [TVNewser]

Bin Laden Killed: Timing of the Reports - Posted May 2, 2011
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Incest Desk - Posted April 25, 2011
NYT's Mark Leibovich likely has enough examples of cozy Washington scenarios for his upcoming book on Washington's incestuous culture. But we're starting this new feature anyhow to highlight a subject that's begging fo... [FishbowlDC]

Journos Go Venga! - Posted April 22, 2011
[caption id="attachment_37040" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Lord, Gregory and Zimmerman "][/caption] [caption id="attachment_37041" align="alignleft" width="204" caption="Dufour and Cherukuri"]... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings: April 10 - Posted April 15, 2011
For its 4,948 episode (still the longest running show on TV), NBC's "Meet the Press" with David Gregory was again #1 public affairs show last Sunday. MTP and #2 "Face the Nation" with Bob Schieffe... [TVNewser]

A Young David Gregory Shows off Red Hair and Freckles - Posted April 11, 2011
NBC's "Today" Show played an embarrassing game of show and tell on Friday by showing school pictures of the hosts. "My little girl who is at school now, she will not smile, not even on the retakes, she refuses," NBC "Meet the Press" host D... [FishbowlDC]

FishbowlDC Interview: NBC's Antoine Sanfuentes - Posted March 25, 2011
It was no shocker when NBC News announced that ... [PRNewser]

Sunday Show Ratings: March 20, 2011 - Posted March 24, 2011
With Libya the big story, NBC's "Meet the Press" was once again the top Sunday morning public affairs program March 20. "MTP" was up significantly from last week, when Japan was the top story and CBS' "Face the Nation" won in both total viewers and the demo (Chuck Todd was ... [TVNewser]

Broadcast nets plan special report for Obama comments on Libya - Posted March 18, 2011
President Obama will make a statement on Libya at 2pmET after meeting with the Congressional leadership. The four broadcast networks will carry it live. ABC's Diane Sawyer will anchor a special report with Jake Tapper and Martha Raddatz reporti... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Ratings: March 13, 2011 - Posted March 18, 2011
CBS' "Face the Nation" with Bob Schieffer was the most-watched Sunday public affairs show in both Total Viewers and A25-54 viewers last Sunday. The broadcast -- which included the latest from Japan as well as an interview with Sen. Joe Lieberman -- had its b... [TVNewser]

"MTP" Fetes New Press Rep - Posted March 3, 2011
[caption id="attachment_32541" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="MTP's Adam Verdugo, Betsy Fischer and Erika Masonhall c/o WHCInsider"][/caption] A group of Washington's journos gathe... [FishbowlDC]

Granholm Adds Sparkle to MTP - Posted February 22, 2011
If you think Fox News is the only place where you can watch an attractive blond say, "I love the smell of democracy," then you're in for a surprise. Because former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm (D) has officially joined the NBC MTP roundtable, and those were her words Sunday in reactio... [FishbowlDC]

It's An A-Lister Buffet! Cate Blanchett, Debra Messing, Star Jones and The Morning Joe Team - Posted February 16, 2011
-- DIANE CLEHANE It's a sure sign that spring is actually on its way when the A-list comes out of hibernation and flocks to Michael's once again. The appearance of Cate Blanchett and ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

It's An A-Lister Buffet! Cate Blanchett, Debra Messing, Star Jones and The Morning Joe Team - Posted February 16, 2011
-- DIANE CLEHANE It's a sure sign that spring is actually on its way when the A-list comes out of hibernation and flocks to Michael's once again. The appearance of Cate Blanchett and ... [FishbowlNY]

Networks Planning Special Reports for Obama Presser - Posted February 15, 2011
All three of the major broadcast networks are planning special reports covering President Obama's 11 AM news conference. As usual, the cable news channels will also be covering the conference. With Egypt still fresh on people's minds, and a budget proposed yesterday, there will be plenty to talk about. NBC will have ... [TVNewser]

Antoine Sanfuentes on his NBC Rise: 'It's a humbling experience.' - Posted February 11, 2011
Newly-minted NBC News Washington bureau chief Antoine Sanfuentes is in Chicago this week, where last night his predecessor Tim Russert was ... [TVNewser]

Because you Really Want a Bobblehead Doll... - Posted February 9, 2011
This just in from the American University Athletics Department: "David Gregory '92, moderator of NBC's Meet the Press, will join Head Coach Jeff Jones and Director of Athletics Keith Gi... [FishbowlDC]

MTP's Gregory to Give Keynote on...Food Safety? - Posted February 8, 2011
David Gregory, host of NBC's "MTP," will deliver the keynote address at the 13th annual Food Safety Summit in April. "Whaaaa?" thought everyone who jus... [FishbowlDC]

What's With Journos and Monster Trucks? - Posted February 3, 2011
It seems an odd way for buttoned-up Washington journalists to spend their weekends. But recently we've observed that both NBC "MTP" Host David Gregory and FNC anchor Bret Baier have enjoyed trips to weekend Monster truck shows. It's fine if they go. To each his own and all that. But please, boys,... [FishbowlDC]

Ex Michigan Gov. to be Regular on NBC's 'MTP' - Posted January 31, 2011
With election season at its close, it's that time of the year when people who used to be politicians have to scramble to find real jobs, and former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm is no exception. (To be fair, Granholm ended her tenure as governor because of term limits, not because she... [FishbowlDC]

Networks and Cable Channels Roll Out Key Talent For 2011 State Of The Union Coverage - Posted January 24, 2011
All four major broadcast networks, along with the cable news channels, are bringing out the big name talent for coverage of the 2011 State of The Union address Tuesday evening. On the broadcast networks, NBC has Brian Williams... [TVNewser]

The Most Loathsome (Paranoid) Writer in America - Posted January 24, 2011
Ian Murphy is one paranoid dude. Not to mention loathsome, a word he uses rather liberally. On Thursday I emailed him to request an interview. The reason: On Wednesday he had published the "50 Most Loathsome Americans o... [FishbowlDC]

MSNBC Talks About Jeff Immelt's Presidential Appointment - Posted January 21, 2011
Until the Comcast transaction formally closes January 28, GE CEO Jeff Immelt runs the company with a majority stake in NBC Universal. That led to some awkwardness on "Morning Joe" this morning when David Gregory and Chuck Todd appeared to discuss ... [TVNewser]

Steve Burke breaks bread with his (soon-to-be) new NBC News employees - Posted January 20, 2011
NBC News and MSNBC anchors filled New York City's Gotham Hall this afternoon for the annual upfront presentation -- a luncheon put on by the NBC News sales team to entice advertisers and agencies to keep NBC News and MSNBC top of mind when they are spending ad dollars. NBC News... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Steve Burke breaks bread with his (soon-to-be) new NBC News employees - Posted January 20, 2011
NBC News and MSNBC anchors filled New York City's Gotham Hall this afternoon for the annual upfront presentation -- a luncheon put on by the NBC News sales team to entice advertisers and agencies to keep NBC News and MSNBC top of mind when they are spending ad dollars. NBC News... [FishbowlNY]

Steve Burke breaks bread with his (soon-to-be) new NBC News employees - Posted January 20, 2011
NBC News and MSNBC anchors filled New York City's Gotham Hall this afternoon for the annual upfront presentation -- a luncheon put on by the NBC News sales team to entice advertisers and agencies to keep NBC News and MSNBC top of mind when they are spending ad dollars. NBC News... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Ratings: January 2 - Posted January 7, 2011
"Meet the Press with David Gregory" starts off 2011, where it left off in 2010: as the #1 Sunday public affairs show. But #2 CBS' "Face the Nation with ... [TVNewser]

NBC, ABC, & CBS All Prepared for President Barack Obama's Presser - Posted December 22, 2010
The Senate is prepared for a final vote on the START arms reduction treaty with Russia today, which will be followed by a White House news conference later today. ABC, CBS, and NBC are all prepared to go live with the news conference. NBC News coverage will be anchored by Brian... [morningmedianewsfeed]

NBC, ABC, & CBS All Prepared for President Barack Obama's Presser - Posted December 22, 2010
The Senate is prepared for a final vote on the START arms reduction treaty with Russia today, which will be followed by a White House news conference later today. ABC, CBS, and NBC are all prepared to go live with the news conference. NBC News coverage will be anchored by Brian... [FishbowlNY]

MTP's Gregory Gives Rare Praise on Scarf - Posted December 20, 2010
In the rarest of shout-outs in the world of serious Sunday morning political programming, NBC MTP Host David Gregory gave Mark McKinnon high praise for his chic, non-bulky herringbone scarf. Gregory must have had it pl... [PRNewser]

Willie Geist DC Party - Posted November 18, 2010
At the home of NBC's Norah O'Donnell and chef Geoff Tracy in Washington, DC last night, people celebrated MSNBC's Willie Geist... [TVNewser]

New JFK App Merges Text With Old Newsreels - Posted November 15, 2010
NBC News, The Perseus Books Group and Vook have a new iPad app about the life of John F. Kennedy called JFK: 50 Days. The app... [Inside Mobile Apps]

David Gregory on Taking Over 'Meet the Press': It 'Was Going to Have to Go in a Different Direction' - Posted November 14, 2010
NBC's David Gregory was featured in the Washington Post's "First Person Singular" column Friday, where he disc... [TVNewser]

Politico's 'Turn the Table' Goes Live - Posted November 9, 2010
Politico's Friday 'Turn the Table' feature, in which Editor-in-Chief John Harris interviews Sunday morning political show hosts, goes live at the Newseum this Friday at 8 a.m. Harris plans to break down the 2010 midterm results and look ahead to the 2012 presidential race with NBC's David Gregory, ABC's ... [FishbowlDC]

Touchy Touchy David Gregory? - Posted October 29, 2010
The Washington City Paper often harshly critiques D.C. media. This week, Alan Suderman Thursday, takes the machete to NBC "Meet the Press" host David Gregory , who appeared to ... [FishbowlDC]

Howard Fineman We Love You But... - Posted October 22, 2010
You must get a hair cut. Why? Because elections are coming, you have a boatload of upcoming TV appearances and it looks like a small hurricane just blew through the studio. HuffPost and MSNBC's Howard Fineman appeared on MSNBC's "Hardball" just moments ago alongside the always perfectly groomed NBC's "Meet the... [FishbowlDC]

Election 2010: NBC News, MSNBC Slate Midterm Coverage Plans - Posted October 19, 2010
NBC News and MSNBC have slated their coverage plans for the 2010 midterm elections. On the broadcast network, "NBC Nightly News" anchor Brian Williams will lead coverage during the 6:30 PM newscast ... [TVNewser]

Poshbrood: a Website for the Upscale Family - Posted October 15, 2010
Favorite vacation spot: Poshbrood.com's Thorp with her three little girls in Round Hill Jamaica along with Kingsley Blake, the bell man, and his wife, Francine, the nanny. Poshbrood.com, which launched t... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings: September 26 - Posted September 30, 2010
Once again, "Meet the Press with David Gregory" topped the Sunday shows last weekend with 2.78M total viewers and 1M in the demo. While beating ABC for the eleventh time in twelve w... [TVNewser]

David Gregory to Moderate Florida Senate Debate - Posted September 27, 2010
NBC's "Meet the Press" anchor David Gregory will moderate a debate between the three candidates for the open U.S. Senate seat from Florida October 26 at 7 PM. The de... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Ratings: September 19 - Posted September 23, 2010
"Meet the Press with David Gregory" topped the Sunday shows last weekend drawing 3.29M Total Viewers. CBS' "Face the Nation" with ... [TVNewser]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted September 22, 2010
QUOTES of the DAY Hookers along the way "What I saw during my run along Seattle's waterfront: a bait and tackle shop called the Happy Hooker." -- NBC's "Meet the Press" host David Gregory. Journo fe... [FishbowlDC]

With Amanpour Settling In, NBC Feels Out the State of the Sunday Shows - Posted September 21, 2010
NBC News, through market research firm Vision Critical, has put out a survey asking consumers about the Sunday morning public affairs shows, with a particular focus on "Meet the Press" and ABC's "This Week," according to a copy obtained by TVNewser. There were a number of questions about the two programs, covering... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Ratings: 09.12.10 - Posted September 16, 2010
As usual, NBC's "Meet the Press" held its spot as the highest-rated Sunday show in total viewers and demo last weekend. "Face the Nation" inched ahead of ABC's "This Week" with 60,000 more total viewers but lost the good fight in the demo where ABC pulled in 150,000 more viewers... [FishbowlDC]

TV News Anchors Make Their NFL Picks - Posted September 12, 2010
Want to know which NFL teams Brian Kilmeade and Chuck Todd have picked to appear in the Super Bowl next year? Our sister blog SportsNewser ... [TVNewser]

Which Pols Should Publicly Boogie? - Posted September 2, 2010
Politico's Patrick Gavin presents readers with a "dream team" of politicians who should be on "Dancing With the Stars." It's purely a hypothetical, since Season 11's cast has already been chosen with Bristol Palin and Jersey Shore's "The Situation" in the lineup - Bristol's the closest contestant to a po... [FishbowlDC]

Washington Life's Most Invited - Which Journos Made It? - Posted September 2, 2010
<img alt="iStockglass cornucopia255.jpg" src="/fishbowlDC/files/original/iStockglass cornucopia255.jpg" width="250" class="alignright" hspace="3' vspace="3"/ Washington Life has released it's "Most Invited" list and here are the Washington journalists who made the A-List. We must say, no big shockers. But one question: Where the hell is Tammy Haddad... [FishbowlDC]

'MTP' Bringing Back Debate Series - Posted August 28, 2010
Starting Labor Day weekend, NBC's "Meet the Press" will host debates between candidates in competitive Senate races nationwide. David Gregory will moderate the in-studio debates, which begin with Florida candidates Kendrick Meek and Marco R... [TVNewser]

Like to Talk More, Think Less? Fox News is Hiring - Posted August 27, 2010
Comedy Central's Stephen Colbert leads off his Thursday night show with the announcement that Major Garrett is leaving Fox News for National Journal. "Nation, it's a tough job market out there, that is why I always like to keep your abreast of the latest job openings...," Colbert began at the top of... [FishbowlDC]

Newser Birthday Day - Posted August 24, 2010
Fox News White House Correspondent Major Garrett shares a birthday today with former NBC White House correspondent and current moderator of "Meet the Press" David Gregory... [TVNewser]

Comedy Central Taking 'The Daily Show' to DC for Midterms - Posted August 16, 2010
Comedy Central is taking "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" to Washington DC, leading up to the 2010 midterm elections. The special week of shows, which it is calling "When Grizzlies Attack: The Daily Show Midterm Teapartyganza" will tape from Shakespeare ... [TVNewser]

NBC's Gregory Flips Browner for Boehner - Posted August 9, 2010
It was a nearly inevitable tongue twister. On Sunday morning, NBC "Meet the Press" host David Gregory did an interview for the NBC Ohio affiliate, WKYC, in which he referred to his guest, Director of the White House Office of Energy and Climate Change Policy Carol Browner as Carol "Boehner." House Minority... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory Takes 'Meet the Press' to Afghanistan - Posted August 8, 2010
This morning on "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory announced he was taking the show on the road -- to Afghanistan. Gregory will sit down with Gen. David Petraeus for his first i... [TVNewser]

Did Journos Drop the Ball? FNC's Wallace Says Yes - Posted July 23, 2010
Politico has been running video previews of the Sunday morning political talk shows with Editor-in-Chief John Harris interviewing hosts. This week, however, Harris is out and Patrick Gavin is in as host of "Turn the Table." Topic of discussion? Race. "The White House should have taken the time to find out exactly... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings: MTP Takes Total, This Week Wins Demo - Posted July 1, 2010
ABC's "This Week" with Jake Tapper performed especially well this past weekend, holding on to the second place spot in total viewers and shaking up the demo by beating David Gregory and "Meet the Press." NBC maintained its first place crown in total viewers while CBS and ... [FishbowlDC]

'1 for All' Launches Next Week - Posted June 24, 2010
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Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted June 23, 2010
Quote(s) of the Day Journo's brain 'melting' from noise "Brain is melting out my ears due to heavy construction going on in the @TBDDC newsroom. I might need a field trip." --TBD's Social Media Producer Mandy Jenkins in a Tuesday tweet. Scribe finds humor in candidate's loss "Am I the only one who ... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory Among the Fathers of the Year - Posted June 17, 2010
•The National Father's Day Committee holds its annual luncheon this afternoon at the Sheraton New York. WNBC anchor Jane Hansen will present Father of the Year awards to, among others, Commander of U.S. Central Command Gen. David Petraeus, New York Yankees catcher Jorge Posada, and "Meet the Press" moderator ... [TVNewser]

David Gregory: 'Imagine if we Didn't Have Newspapers' - Posted June 16, 2010
Nick Clooney, Betsy Fischer and David Gregory A scene from "State of PLay" Earlier this week, American University alumni David Gregory and ... [FishbowlDC]

TV News Reporters Torn Between Politics and a Pitcher - Posted June 13, 2010
Later today, Washington Nationals rookie pitcher Stephen Strasburg will make his second start against the Cleveland Indians. Strasburg is the toast of DC, striking out 14 batters in his major league debut last Tuesday. Tuesday was also an election day, with ... [TVNewser]

Russert Brings Schieffer and Gregory Together - Posted June 10, 2010
What could possibly bring fierce Sunday show competitors Bob Schieffer and David Gregory together? Baseball and Luke Russert, of course. The hosts of "Face the Nation" and "Meet the Press" were both guests of NBC's Russert for Stephen Strasbur... [FishbowlDC]

Gregory, Fischer Get Reel - Posted June 6, 2010
•They're just wrapping up today's "Meet the Press", but tomorrow night David Gregory and the show's EP Betsy Fischer will take part in the Newseum's "Reel Journalism With Nick Clooney" discussion. "Reel Journalism" is a forum which discusses the role of the press i... [TVNewser]

MTP Slated for "Reel Journalism" Season Finale - Posted June 2, 2010
"Meet the Press" host David Gregory and EP Betsy Fischer will join Nick Clooney on Monday June 14th for the grand finale of the Newseum's 2010 "R... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory Pulls a Chris Matthews on Leno - Posted May 25, 2010
L to R: David Gregory and Russell Brand Like Matthews like Gregory. NBC MTP host ... [FishbowlDC]

Note to PR Pros: Don't Cancel on 'Meet the Press' - Posted May 24, 2010
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This Is What Happens When You Cancel On Meet The Press - Posted May 23, 2010
The headline is from a tweet by New York Times media reporter Brian Stelter. He is referring to Kentucky Republican U.S. Senate candidate Rand Paul's decision to cancel his scheduled appearance on NBC's long-running Sunday morning public affairs show. What happened? Host ... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Ratings: May 16 - Posted May 20, 2010
Maybe it was the nice weather on the east coast, but it was a low-rated Sunday for the public affairs shows this week. Compared to May 2nd, the combined audience for the four programs was down -1,620,000 total viewers on the broadcas... [TVNewser]

NBC Gregory's Emotional Beginning to a New MTP Set - Posted May 2, 2010
TVNewser, our Manhattan-based sister site, got an inside look at the new set of MTP as well as host David Gregory's emotional speech to the crew responsible for building the new set and to Executive Producer ... [FishbowlDC]

Meeting the new 'Meet the Press' Studio: 'However it Looks the Mission of the Program Does Not Change' - Posted May 2, 2010
This morning we headed to NBC's Nebraska Ave. headquarters here in Washington as NBC's David Gregory, "Meet the Press" EP Betsy Fischer, NBC DC Bureau Chief ... [TVNewser]

Correspondents' Dinner: Kim Kardashian holds Court at Tammy Haddad's Power Brunch - Posted May 1, 2010
Kim Kardashian with FNC's Greta Van Susteren and her husband John Coale at the annual Garden Party at the home of Tammy Haddad ahead of tonight's White House Correspondents' Association Dinner. What's a brunch without ... [TVNewser]

NBC's Gregory Shows Off New MTP Set - Posted April 26, 2010
Apparently it's not 100 percent complete, but in this video clip, MTP host David Gregory gives us a tour of the new set, which debuts May 2. It's beautiful and offers a variety of glass tables, one for more intimate one-on-one interviewing and another for roundtable discussion. Watch the tour ... [FishbowlDC]

Politico & MTP Have Kissed and Made Up - Posted April 23, 2010
The ice is melting. Politico's Editor-in-Chief John Harris taped the budding "Turn the Table" feature with NBC MTP host David Gregory this morning. The fu... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings: April 18 - Posted April 22, 2010
"Meet the Press with David Gregory" stays atop the Sunday morning public affairs show heap, down slightly from the week prior. The other three shows, "This Week" with interim host Jake Tapper... [TVNewser]

Group Launches "Meet the Facts" to Pressure NBC Show to Bring on Fact-Checkers - Posted April 21, 2010
The Sunday morning fact-check story is getting interesting. A few weeks ago, ABC's Jake Tapper, who's hosting "This Week" until Christiane Amanpour joins later this summer, ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Why Won't David Gregory Fact-Check MTP? - Posted April 19, 2010
NYU professor of journalism and PressThink author Jay Rosen has some thoughts on why "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory is ... [TVNewser]

Politico's Answer to Sunday Morning Talk - Posted April 16, 2010
> Latest Update: We hear NBC's MTP and David Gregory took a pass on participating in the first video, but it looks like they may be tempted to change their minds after seeing all of the other Sunday show hosts take part. Sunday morning political TV is seeing a number of changes... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings: April 11 - Posted April 15, 2010
While the Sunday show race ended with "Meet the Press with David Gregory" on top again, "This Week" with interim host Jake Tapper was the only Sunday public affairs program to show growth ... [TVNewser]

Lisa Ling: David Gregory's Greatest Non-Spokeswoman - Posted April 14, 2010
National Geographic "Explorer" Host Lisa Ling is careful about what she says, but not so careful that she won't say what she thinks. First Lady Michelle Obama is "strong." Kitty Kelly (author of the new anti-Oprah tome) is "revolting." And Ann Coulter? She's "cold." ... [FishbowlDC]

'Meet the Press' to Get New Set; Go HD - Posted April 12, 2010
•NBC's "Meet the Press" is going HD and getting a new studio in the process. "This new set offers a fresh look and added versatility that will enhance our interviews and better engage our viewers," said executive producer Betsy Fischer in a press release. The new set will make its debut... [TVNewser]

David Gregory: 'People Can Fact-Check Meet the Press Every Week on Their Own Terms' - Posted April 12, 2010
First came an announcement by ABC's This Week interim moderator Jake Tapper that the program would team each week with the St. Peters... [TVNewser]

So Far, MTP's New Look is a Mystery - Posted April 12, 2010
On Sunday May 2, during WHCA's high-profile prom weekend, MTP will broadcast in high definition for the first time and unveil its new set. What will the new set look like? Host David Gregory and Executive Producer ... [FishbowlDC]

MTP with David Gregory Becomes an App - Posted March 23, 2010
This just in... On a bus, on a plane on a train...now you can be with MTP host David Gregory wherever you go. Well, pretty much. NBC's MTP is offering a free App from the Sunday Morning program on The Zumobi Network; Boeing has signed on as the exclusive App sponsor. See the release... [FishbowlDC]

Broadcast Nets Cover HCR Legislation Signing - Posted March 23, 2010
President Obama is scheduled to sign the health care reform bill, which the House voted on Sunday evening, into law later this morning. The signing is scheduled for 11:15amET in the East Room at the White House. Broadcast network special coverage: ABC ... [TVNewser]

Rove to Brokaw: FNC's 'News Side' Has Been Fair to Pres. Obama - Posted March 14, 2010
This morning on "Meet the Press", Tom Brokaw subbing for David Gregory, asked his guest, former adviser to Pres. Bush, about FNC's coverage of Pres. Obama. BROKAW: You're now at Fox News. Do you think that Fox News is fair to President Obama? ROVE: I think they-- on the news side, absolutely. I... [TVNewser]

Brokaw Fills in for Gregory on Sunday's 'MTP' - Posted March 12, 2010
Tom Brokaw moderates "Meet the Press" this Sunday, the first time David Gregory will be sitting out a wee... [TVNewser]

ABC's 'This Week' (American Idol Style) - Posted February 22, 2010
Ever since George Stephanopoulos's departure from ABC's 'This Week', the program has been a stage for his replacement. No one has been named his successor, but several are in the running. So FishbowlDC has decided to turn this into an online reality show, get judges on board and turn each week... [FishbowlDC]

Love is in the Journo Air - Posted February 18, 2010
We're hearing about a budding romance between Politico's Jonathan Martin and NBC MTP executive producer Bet... [FishbowlDC]

'MTP' to Credit Cartoonists Going Forward - Posted February 16, 2010
Cartoonist Rob Tornoe notes that David Gregory often uses political cartoons as a part of the discussion on "Meet the Press," but Tornoe's not please... [TVNewser]

Wallace to Moderate Florida Republican Debate? - Posted February 9, 2010
Florida Republicans Gov. Charlie Crist and State House Speaker Marco Rubio are locked in a heated primary for Sen. Mel Martinez's U.S. Senate seat, and "Fox News Sunday" might soon have Chris Wallace moderate a deb... [TVNewser]

Gregory, Schieffer on the Sunday Show Race - Posted February 8, 2010
B&C's Marisa Guthrie posts two interviews today with the hosts of two broadcast net Sunday shows. During a Q&A in which he notes the overuse of "exclusive" and describes J... [TVNewser]

NBC's MTP is Numero Uno - Posted February 4, 2010
NBC's MTP with host David Gregory finished first in the Sunday morning talk show race for the week ending January 31, according to Nielsen ratings. Check out the full report from our friends at TVNewser in New York. ... [FishbowlDC]

How HuffPost Editor Blogs on Arianna - Posted February 1, 2010
Some might see it as a conflict of interest: live blogging about your boss. Jason Linkins, editor of HuffPost's "Eat the Press", live blogs the Sunday morning talk shows. This Sunday was more coverage of the usual characters, except this time, his boss, ... [FishbowlDC]

Shepard Smith: "People Are Interested in 'Just the Facts' News" - Posted January 31, 2010
Phil Rosenthal writes about Shepard Smith and The Fox Report in today's Chicago Tribune... [TVNewser]

Anchors Attend White House Lunch Ahead of SOTU - Posted January 27, 2010
Today, news anchors join President Obama at the White House for the usual off-the-record lunch before the State of the Union address. TVNewser has confirmed that ABC's Diane Sawyer, CBS' ... [TVNewser]

State of the Union Coverage Plans: Broadcast Networks - Posted January 26, 2010
Tomorrow evening, President Obama will deliver his State of the Union address to Congress just after 9pmET. Gov. Bob McDonnell will provide the GOP response. Here are the special coverage plans we're hearing for the broadcast networks. ABC News' ... [TVNewser]

David Gregory on MTP: 'I Feel Unquestionably More Comfortable in the Chair and the Role' - Posted January 22, 2010
Marketwatch.com's Jon Friedman talks with NBC's David Gregory who's been in the "Meet the Press" moderator chair a little over a year. Gregory made some news a... [TVNewser]

Risque Red Sweater Leads to "Merv the Perv" on "Morning Joe" - Posted January 22, 2010
<img alt="090610scarborough.jpg" src="/fishbowlDC/files/original/090610scarborough.jpg" width="175" height="212" "It's just a sweater, but they're turning me into 'Merv the Perv'," complained MSNBC's "Morning Joe" ... [FishbowlDC]

Chicago Tribune Makes David Gregory 'Squirm' - Posted January 20, 2010
If you want to make NBC's "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory uncomfortable, just ask him about Jay Leno and Conan O'Brien: "I'd love to help you out. I'm not going to go there." In an interview with the Tribune's Phil Rosenthal, Gregory stay... [TVNewser]

One Year Later: The President and the TV Press - Posted January 20, 2010
"There's a difference between governing," says media critic Jane Hall, "and getting elected." One year ago today, Pres. Barack Obama began to govern — and the nets and cablers started covering his administra... [TVNewser]

Nets to Carry Obama Statement on Haiti - Posted January 15, 2010
Pres. Obama will be speaking on the U.S. response to the earthquake in Haiti scheduled for 1pmET. The four broadcast networks will carry the statement and offer coverage to affiliates. Brian Williams, Katie Couric and Diane Sawyer are in Port-a... [TVNewser]

Daily Caller Launch Party Saves Special Scotch for Hitchens - Posted January 13, 2010
This just in from a Party Spy who attended the Daily Caller launch party last night: "The party was mostly a beer 'n' wine affair, but the fabulous Glover girls had a good bottle of scotch on the kitchen counter, consecrated for Vanity Fair's... [FishbowlDC]

NBC Newsers Meet the Press at TCA - Posted January 11, 2010
NBC "Nightly News" anchor Brian Williams was in Los Angeles this weekend for the Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour along with his boss, NBC News president ... [TVNewser]

"A Little Earthquake" on Set of MTP - Posted January 10, 2010
The set of Sunday's MTP's special edition in Los Angeles today was beautiful, in earth-tones and with a roaring fireplace. All was well until host David Gregory posed his last question for California Gov. Arnold Schrwarzenegger: Final question, what's ahead for A... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory Does Not Like Getting Beat - Posted January 8, 2010
The Daily Beast's Lloyd Grove interviews NBC "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory about what he's learned so far, hi... [TVNewser]

Washington TV Newsers Dominate Airtime - Posted January 6, 2010
News consultant Andrew Tyndall added up the airtime of the nation's top network news correspondents (anchors excluded) over the last decade. NBC's Andrea Mitchell topped... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Tryouts? - Posted January 4, 2010
With a couple soon-to-be-departing Sunday show anchors taking some time off over the last few weeks, we may have been witnessing a mini tryout during the holidays. ... [TVNewser]

NBC's "Meet the Press" Sunday Lineup - Posted December 31, 2009
This Sunday's "Meet the Press" will include the following: Moderator: David Gregory Guests: Deputy National Security Advisor John Brennan, Department of Homeland Security Sec. Michael Chertoff and Retired C.I.A. Director Michael Hayden Topics... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Morning Shows Take a Beating - Posted December 29, 2009
Online media writers have taken a baseball bat to Sunday morning's roster of political talk shows, but most brutally, to NBC's "Meet the Press", hosted by David Gregory. First, by Jay Rosen... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings: Dec. 13 - Posted December 17, 2009
On Sunday, David Gregory marked his one-year anniversary on "Meet the Press," and the ratings for that show were the highest in total viewers and the 25-54 demo of any Sunday show. "MTP" drew its largest audience since March. While ABC's "This Week" has chal... [TVNewser]

Radio and TV Reporters Party at White House - Posted December 16, 2009
Politico's Patrick Gavin reports on last night's White House Party for TV and Radio reporters. See the roster, everyone from NBC's ... [FishbowlDC]

Juju Chang to be Named 'Good Morning America' News Anchor - Posted December 8, 2009
Juju Chang has been offered the job of news anchor for "Good Morning America," TVNewser has learned from multiple sources. Chang, who joined ABC News in 1991, has been working on several projects for ABC News magazines, ABCNews.com and has been filling in on "Good Morning Ame... [TVNewser]

Early Sunday Show Listings - Posted November 25, 2009
This Sunday after Thanksgiving... • David Gregory will moderate NBC's "Meet the Press" with guests Pastor Rick Warren, author of "The Purpose Driven Life" and foundation co-chairs Bill and Melinda Gates. • On CBS, Harry Smith will substitute for ... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings: Schieffer Shines - Posted November 12, 2009
It's a good week for Bob Schieffer and CBS' Face the Nation. Schieffer tied ABC's "This Week" with George Stephanopoulos for second in total viewers and won the demo (25-54). David Gregory and NBC's "Meet the Press" took the first pl... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 11.03.09 - Posted November 3, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! "By the People," the documentary chronicling Obama's presidential campaign, premieres this Election Day on HBO tonight. Join FBDC and TVNewser for a few drinks at ... [FishbowlDC]

Plouffe Has Met the Press, Now to Go "On the Record" - Posted November 2, 2009
President Obama's campaign manager David Plouffe made his first book appearance yesterday on NBC's "Meet the Press." The Swamp hears he's set to make one of his next appearances this week on Fox's "On the Record" with Greta Van Sust... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory Has "Arrived" - Posted November 2, 2009
The next time you catch the Acela up to New York, check out NBC's David Gregory on ... [FishbowlDC]

Top Obama Adviser to Appear on FNC This Week - Posted November 2, 2009
Despite additional verbal lobs at Fox News, one member of Pres. Obama's inner circle will appear on the channel this week -- to promote his book. The Swamp.com reports David Plouffe will appear on "On the Record with Greta Van Sust... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Ratings: Close Race! - Posted October 29, 2009
For Sunday October 25, 2009, "MTP" with David Gregory held on to the first place spot in both categories but "This Week" with George Stephanopoulos tailed Gregory by only 50,000 total viewers. CBS' "Face the Nation" with Bob Schieffer... [FishbowlDC]

Leno's "10 @ 10": Gregory Pinch Hits for BriWi - Posted October 29, 2009
Brian Willaims was lined up to do ... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Shows So Far... - Posted October 29, 2009
• We told you late yesterday David Plouffe will be joining David Gregory on "Meet the Press" this Sunday. President Obama's presidential campaign manager will be discussing his new book, "The Audacity to Win," which hits stands next Tuesday. We also learned today Treasury Secretary ... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory Subs for Brian Williams on Jay Leno - Posted October 29, 2009
Because of the escalation of violence in Afghanistan over the past few days, NBC's Brian Williams didn't think it appropriate to be on "The Jay Leno Show" last night, so "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory pinch hit for the 10@10 segment. ... [TVNewser]

Plouffe to "Meet the Press" Sunday - Posted October 28, 2009
President Obama's 2008 presidential campaign manager David Plouffe will do his first interview since writing his new book "The Audacity to Win" this Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press" with David Gregory. "The Audacity to Win: The Inside Story and Lessons of Barack Obama's Historic Victory" is scheduled to hit stands next... [FishbowlDC]

Fox News, White House Back and Forth Continues to Make Headlines - Posted October 26, 2009
Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy The Sunday talk shows yesterday continued to focus on the back and forth between the White House and Fox News. CNN's R... [PRNewser]

Sunday Show Notes - Posted October 19, 2009
• Conflicts between the White House and Fox News remained a topic of discussion on the Sunday shows this weekend. This is after White House communications director Anita Dunn appeared on CNN's "Reliable Sources" last week and said of Fox, "Let's not pretend they're a news network..." On "... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings: "MTP" Holds First - Posted October 16, 2009
David Gregory and "Meet the Press" held first in both total viewers and demographic last Sunday. "Face the Nation" and Bob Schieffer, who pulled the highest ratings in the 25-54 demo the week before, slipped to third in both categories while GQ's "Most Powerful" listee ... [FishbowlDC]

Early Sunday Show Listings - Posted October 15, 2009
• NBC's "Meet the Press" with David Gregory has Valerie Jarrett and John Podesta. Maria Shriver will also make a special appearance to premiere "A Woman's Nation," a week of reporting on the state of women in American life. • CNN's "State of the... [FishbowlDC]

AU Hosts Alums Plus Some for Media Panel - Posted October 14, 2009
What do NBC's "Meet the Press" host David Gregory and Congress Daily's ... [FishbowlDC]

The Video Wall: Beck, Stephanopoulos, Deen, Gregory... - Posted October 10, 2009
> Stephen Colbert defends "silver gopher" Glenn Beck by comparing him to...himself. > ABC's George Stephanopoulos appears on "Hannity" and discusses Kevin Jennings, Assistant Deputy Secretary at the Department of Education... [TVNewser]

(Late) Morning Viewing List - Posted October 9, 2009
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings: Schieffer Wins Demo - Posted October 8, 2009
CBS' Bob Schieffer and "Face the Nation" put the smack down in the demo ratings this week, earning first place bragging rights in adults 25-54. David Gregory and "Meet the Press" earned the gold in total viewers while George Stephanopoulos... [FishbowlDC]

Media Types Turn Out for Meridian Ball - Posted October 5, 2009
George Stephanopoulos and Ali Wentworth, ... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Notes - Posted October 5, 2009
Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy • Senator Rachel Maddow? The... [FishbowlDC]

Imus at FBN: 'I'm More Likely to Believe Shep Smith than Katie Couric or Brian Williams' - Posted October 4, 2009
Don Imus is back on TV. (Yes, he was on RFD-TV, but even he says his move to Fox Business Network is, "the difference between being on television and being on an Etch A Sketch.") Imus talked with WaPo's Howard Kurtz about joining a team that includes ... [TVNewser]

News Notes: Matthews, Booker & O'Brien, Meridian Ball - Posted October 2, 2009
• MSNBC's Chris Matthews did Jay Len's 10 @ 10 segment last. We learned ... [FishbowlDC]

News Notes: Media Types and Pols at "First Draft of History" - Posted October 2, 2009
• Today's schedule at the Atlantic's "First Draft of History," Washington's Ideas Forum at the Newseum... CNBC's Maria Bartiromo interviews Larry Summers, Jacob Weisberg interviews Brian Schweitzer, Howard Fineman interviews ... [FishbowlDC]

"First Draft of History" Today and Tomorrow at Newseum - Posted October 1, 2009
Today and tomorrow you'll see the likes of David Petraeus, Steve Schmidt and David Axelrod, as well as journos like Charlie Gibson, Brian Williams and Chris Wallace, milling around the Newseum for the Atlantic's first-ever "First Dr... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings: Season & Week - Posted September 25, 2009
For Sunday, September 20, 2009, "Meet the Press" with David Gregory took the first place spot over ABC News' "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" who placed second with a viewing gap of a mere 210,000 viewers. CBS' "Face the Nation" w/ Bob Schief... [FishbowlDC]

DC's Newest Sunday Show Anchor Makes Debut this Weekend - Posted September 25, 2009
This Sunday Roland Martin joins the company of Bob Schieffer... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday's "MTP" Guests: Bill Clinton and David Paterson - Posted September 23, 2009
David Gregory gave us a preview to this Sunday's show in an MSNBC appearance on "Andrea Mitchell Reports" just a few minutes ago... Former President Bill Clinton and NY Governor David Paterson (D) will be Gregory's guests on "Meet the Press." Both are promoted on the Sunday show's website as "exclusive." ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 09.22.09 - Posted September 22, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Happy Birthday to CNN's ... [FishbowlDC]

'Morning Joe' Discusses Why Obama Skipped FOX - Posted September 21, 2009
This morning, MSNBC's Joe Scarborough, Mika Brzezinski, Willie Geist, and ... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Wrap-Up: Obama-Rama - Posted September 21, 2009
Embedded video from CNN Video • Above, on CNN's "Reliable Sources" yesterday, Howard Kurtz discussed, among other topics, President Obama's five-Sunday-show-blitz with WaPo's Chris Cillizza... [FishbowlDC]

President Obama Pretapes Sunday Shows Today - Posted September 18, 2009
CBS' Bob Schieffer, NBC's David Gregory, ABC's George Stephanopoulos and CNN's John King are all headed to the White House this afternoon to pre-tape thei... [FishbowlDC]

New Website for "MTP" - Posted September 18, 2009
A new design for "MTP" was unveiled on msnbc.com today. The Sunday show's website still has upcoming guests, transcripts and clips, but... [FishbowlDC]

Taking Out the Trash - Posted September 16, 2009
What we almost missed today... • NBC's David Gregory informed us on Twitter today: "I'm moderating a debate between VA gov candidates Deeds & McDonnell tomorrow on NewsChannel 8 @ 11AM and also on http://www.news8.net/" • Politico's Click spotted ABC's Diane Sawyer and ... [FishbowlDC]

No Exclusives Here. Sunday Shows Prep For Obama - Posted September 15, 2009
The press releases are starting to come out about this Sunday's full slate of interviews Pres. Obama is giving to ABC, CBS, CNN, NBC and Univision. We hear the interviews will most likely be taped on Friday at the White House. • NBC says David Gregory's "one-on-one" will cover "the many challenges... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Ratings: Schieffer Shakes Things Up - Posted September 3, 2009
NBC's David Gregory and "MTP" again held on to first place this week but Bob Schieffer and CBS' "Face the Nation" shook things up by tying ABC's "This Week" with George Stephanopoulos in total viewers and knocking ABC into third place ... [FishbowlDC]

Vote Now: FishbookDC 2009's "Most Likely to Be a Headline" - Posted September 1, 2009
If it's not him, it's his house, dog or wife. Any way you look at it, FNC's Bret Baier is always in the headlines. Then there's Washington's original Wonkette - Ana Marie Cox. More snark than bite, she has maintained her shock jockette status as one of the city's most talked... [FishbowlDC]

The Ticker: Newseum, Weddings, Fox Biz Tennis - Posted August 31, 2009
> WaPo reports that the Newseum will host an event entitled "First Draft of History" in October, bringing together media and administration officials on the record. Newsers set to appear include: "Charlie Gibson and Brian ... [TVNewser]

FishbookDC's Summer Superlative Candidates: The "Mosts" - Posted August 31, 2009
The long-awaited moment is finally here. We reviewed your nominations and narrowed them down to those that were well-supported or well-deserved. Below are your 2009 candidates for the "most" categories. Voting will begin (for real this time) tomorrow. Until then, start planning your votes. Most Likely to be... [FishbowlDC]

"First Draft of History" Event Announced - Posted August 31, 2009
Invitations for the "First Draft of History," a Newseum event sponsored by The Atlantic and the Aspen Institute are being extended today. The invite-only, all on-the-record event will include interviews and panel discussions with folks like Larry Summers, Janet Napolitano, ... [FishbowlDC]

Maria Shriver to Appear on 'MTP' - Posted August 29, 2009
David Gregory sat down with Sen. Kennedy's niece, Maria Shriver, for an interview that will air tomorrow on "Meet the Press." "MTP" will devote the hour Sunday ... [TVNewser]

Senator's Kennedy Funeral Today - Posted August 29, 2009
This is the cover of the program for the funeral this morning of Senator Edward Kennedy, as shared by the family ... [FishbowlDC]

"Meet" Interviews Maria Shriver for Sunday's Show - Posted August 29, 2009
David Gregory interviewed Maria Shriver, Senator Kennedy's niece and daughter of Eunice, for tomorrow's "Meet the Press," the hour of which will be dedicated to Senator Kennedy. Shriver is a former NBC correspondent. The Shriver interview will air in its entirety tomorrow. FBDC has these excerpts for now: Shriver... [FishbowlDC]

Kennedy Funeral: Guests Arrive - Posted August 29, 2009
This morning, the cable and broadcast networks spent their time closely watching the parade of political celebrities as they arrived at Sen. Kennedy's funeral Mass in the Basilica of Our Lady of Perpetual Health. We spotted former-Presidents Jimmy Carter, George W. Bush, and Bill Clinton and President Barack Obama. ... [TVNewser]

Gregory Cheers on DC United - Posted August 28, 2009
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Sunday Show Ratings: #1 NBC, #2 ABC, #3 CBS, #4 FOX - Posted August 27, 2009
NBC's "Meet the Press" with David Gregory took first place in the Sunday show showdown this week. "MTP" pulled over half a million more total viewers than ABC but "This Week" and George Stephanopoulos continued to close the viewing gap (the 26th week since January) with "Meet." CBS' "Face the... [FishbowlDC]

Evening News Ratings: Week of August 17 - Posted August 25, 2009
NBC Nightly News was #1 again last week in both Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo, with Lester Holt, Ann Curry and David Gregory in for Brian Williams. ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 08.24.09 - Posted August 24, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Happy Birthday to ... [FishbowlDC]

'Factor' Has Best Demo Broadcast of the Year - Again - Posted August 20, 2009
Bill O'Reilly posted 1.10M viewers in the A25-54 demographic and 3.70M Total Viewers. This was the biggest showing in the demo all year for O'Reilly, a benchmark he's set three times this month. And just because we haven't talked about the feud today, here's a clip from last night's "Factor" of... [TVNewser]

This 11-Year-Old Probably Has Gotten More Access Than You - Posted August 17, 2009
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Maddow Makes First "MTP" Appearance; Stays for "Take Two" Web Extra - Posted August 17, 2009
Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy MSNBC's Rachel Maddow made her fi... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings: MTP Takes Total, "This Week" Wins Demo - Posted August 13, 2009
Looks like George Stephanopoulos' win over David Gregory last week was more than a fluke. Although "Meet" pulled more total viewers, "This Week" won the demographic (25-54) for the second week in a row. Ratings for Sunday, August 9, 2009: NBC "MEET THE PRESS" 2,990,000(total)970,000/.8(demo) ... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings: July 26 - Posted July 31, 2009
For the 23rd week in a row, "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" cut into the lead held by "Meet the Press with David Gregory." MTP remains in first place in both Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo, but the gap, which a year ago was at 1.37M Total Viewers / 650K... [TVNewser]

Clinton Pulls More Viewers on "This Week" than on "Meet" - Posted July 30, 2009
Last Sunday, NBC's "Meet the Press" reported 2.959 million total viewers and 953,000 in the demo when Sec. of State Hillary Clinton appeared as David Gregory's headliner. On June 7, when George Stephanopoulos snagged Clinton, "This ... [FishbowlDC]

Secretary Clinton on MTP: We Work on Reporters Ling and Lee's Situation "Every Day" - Posted July 27, 2009
Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy Secretary of State Hillary Clinton... [FishbowlDC]

Secy. Clinton: We Work on Current TV Reporters' Situation 'Every Day' - Posted July 27, 2009
BayNewser has the clip from "Meet the Press" yesterday as David Gregory asked Secretary of State Hillary Clinton about the status of Current TV reporters, Laura Ling and Euna Le... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 07.27.09 - Posted July 27, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. From yesterday's ... [FishbowlDC]

Hillary Clinton To Meet The Press This Weekend - Posted July 22, 2009
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will join David Gregory on this Sunday's Meet the Press for the full hour. According to MTP's website: "She'll go one-on-one with David Gregory about her role in the Obama administration and the many hot spots around the globe: Nuclear threats in Iran and North Korea; Fig... [FishbowlDC]

Prepping for 'Meet the Press' - Posted July 20, 2009
During the Today show Sunday, viewers caught a glimpse of David Gregory... as Michael Calderone puts it... "brushing up on his notes before Meet the Press." ... [TVNewser]

Remainder of Sanford Emails Released - Posted July 17, 2009
More Sanford emails! Earlier this week, we took a look at a few of the emails sent to Gov. Mark Sanford's communications director, including ones sent by ABC's Jake Tapper. Yesterday, more of the over 500 emails have been released and Politico's ... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Ratings - July 12, 2009 - Posted July 17, 2009
After a brief break due to NBC's coverage of Wimbledon, "Meet the Press with David Gregory" returned last Sunday to number one in Total Viewers. But ABC's "This Week with George StephanopolousGeorge Stephanopoulos" tied MTP in the A25-54 demo. This is the 22nd week that "Week" has cut into the MTP... [TVNewser]

The Tapper Touch: 1 Subject Line = Slew of Headlines - Posted July 15, 2009
You've likely seen the stories flying around today about ABC's Jake Tapper and his emails to Governor Mark Sanford's communications director, Joel Sawyer the day before the Governor announced his affair. They were published by The State newspaper in South Carol... [FishbowlDC]

What's Jake Tapper Got Against NBC News? - Posted July 15, 2009
South Carolina newspaper The State has gotten a hold of email correspondence sent to Gov. Mark Sanford's communications director, Joel Sawyer, by reporters in the run-up to the revelation of Sanford's extramarital tango. Politico's Michael Calderone ... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Ratings - Posted July 9, 2009
"Meet the Press" with David Gregory was pre-empted Sunday for the Wimbledon's Men Finals, allowing "This Week" with George Stephanopoulos to win both total viewers and the demo. The ABC show was up 15% in Total Viewers from the same weekend last year, up 27% in A25-54 viewers. That's a 9%... [FishbowlDC]

Katie and Kate At Maria Shriver Confab - Posted July 9, 2009
Former NBC News anchor turned California first lady Maria Shriver is finalizing the guest list for her Annual Women's Conference this fall. On this list: ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 07.06.09 - Posted July 6, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Happy Birthday to NBC's ... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings: June 28, 2009 - Posted July 3, 2009
"Meet the Press with David Gregory was #1 again last week and for the second quarter of 2009 - the show's 47th consecutive quarterly win in Total Viewers. But the gap continues to narrow. "Face the Nation with Bob Schieffer" was second in Total Viewers last week while "This Week with ... [TVNewser]

DC Heads To Aspen For Ideas Festival 2009 - Posted June 29, 2009
Andrea Mitchell, Bob Schieffer and Katharine Weymouth are among just some of the Washingtonians flocking to Colorado this week for the 2009 Aspen Ideas Festival. Hosted by the Aspen Institute and The Atlantic, the festival run... [FishbowlDC]

Weekend Show Preview 06.27.09 - Posted June 26, 2009
NBC's Meet the Press with David Gregory: Senior White House Adviser David Axelrod, Mitt Romney and Lindsey Graham. Roundtable with ... [FishbowlDC]

A Booking Battle ... Over Joe Scarborough? - Posted June 26, 2009
For the second time this week, MSNBC's Joe Scarborough has apparently gotten in deep with his NBC colleagues. Page Six has an item about how Scarborough was all set to ap... [TVNewser]

Who's The Most Sought After Sunday Show Guest In Washington? - Posted June 24, 2009
David Gregory, Bob Schieffer and George Stephanopoulos at CSIS yesterday. It's a million dollar question- and the answer will really surprise you. Who is the most sought after Sunday show guest in Washington? ... [FishbowlDC]

The Atlantic Names Top 30 Washington Insiders on Twitter - Posted June 17, 2009
Who are the top Washington insiders to follow on Twitter? The Atlantic released a list of their 30 picks today. Mike Allen Blogger, Politico Marc Ambinder Politics Editor, The Atlantic ... [FishbowlDC]

Another Hour Filled: Carlos Watson Gets 11am Slot on MSNBC - Posted June 15, 2009
First on TVNewser: Carlos Watson, who officially joined MSNBC as a dayside anchor in March, will be the host of the ... [TVNewser]

Remembering Russert: DC And Beyond Reflect - Posted June 15, 2009
This past Saturday marked the one year anniversary of the death of Tim Russert. The journalism icon was remembered this weekend throughout DC and beyond- with tributes in his hometown newspaper, The Buffalo News, on NBC by his former colleagues, and also by his former competitors. "Meet the Press" anchor David Gregory... [FishbowlDC]

Remembering Russert: Morning Joe Reflections - Posted June 12, 2009
Continuing the reflections on Tim Russert, who passed away one year ago tomorrow, "Morning Joe" discussed his legacy this morning. "He's sorely missed, but he's still teaching a lot of lessons," said David Gregory... [TVNewser]

Weekend Show Preview: June 13-14, 2009 - Posted June 12, 2009
The Situation Room w/ Wolf Blitzer: Gov. Sarah Palin (R-AK) will discuss gas pipeline, Letterman feud, Obama and 2012. Dir. OMB Peter Orszag, Sen. Judd Gregg ... [FishbowlDC]

One Year Later: Remembering Tim Russert - Posted June 12, 2009
Alissa Krinsky TVNewser Contributor It was one year ago tomorrow — June 13, 2008 — that NBC's Tim Russert died. The 58 year-old Washington bureau chief and moderator of Meet the Press had collapsed at work, suffering a fatal heart attack. This Sunday, Russert's MTP successor, ... [TVNewser]

Biden Makes Second Sunday Show Appearance Since VP - Posted June 11, 2009
Vice President Joe Biden will appear exclusively on NBC's "Meet the Press" with David Gregory this Sunday. This is the VP's second Sunday show appearance since President Obama has taken office. Biden first appeared on CBS's "Face the Nation" with Bob Schieffer on January 25th. NBC also just announced MTP will rebroadcast... [FishbowlDC]

The Ticker: Gregory, Champion, Kotb... - Posted June 11, 2009
> Beginning July 13 you can catch David Gregory and Meet the Press on Retirement Living TV. The NBC program will be rebroadcast Mondays at 7 and 10pmET. > GMA's Sam Champion will serve as Master of Ceremonies tonight at the IREO Renewable Ene... [TVNewser]

FishbowlDC Interview: Rising Star - ABC News' Jake Tapper - Posted June 10, 2009
Unless you live under a rock, you've undoubtedly heard the name "Jake Tapper." As a White House correspondent for ABC News and one of news media's fastest rising stars, Tapper has quickly established "golden boy" status in Washington. We got to know the golden boy a little better in... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Preview for 05.31.09 - Posted May 29, 2009
So our headline has become a bit misleading...really should read "Weekend Show Preview." That said, I think it is just about complete. NBC's Meet the Press with David Gregory: Chairman of the Judiciary Committee Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) and Sen. ... [FishbowlDC]

How Much Would You Pay To Have Lunch With Chris Matthews? Or Tour This Week Set With George? - Posted May 14, 2009
How much would you pay to have lunch or dinner with Chris Matthews at the Willard? $1,550? How about to tour the set of This Week with George Stephanopoulos? ... [FishbowlDC]

Meet Gregory And Fischer - Posted May 13, 2009
Meet the Press host David Gregory and executive producer Betsy Fischer are profiled by American University's Magazine-- did you know they're both alum and friends from their undergraduate days? The duo didn't have far to go fro... [FishbowlDC]

Anderson Cooper Worth More Than Bill O'Reilly? - Posted May 13, 2009
He may trounce him in the ratings, but in an upcoming auction for charity, a studio tour and meet-and-greet with CNN's Anderson Cooper is priced higher than a similar tour with FNC's Bill O'Reilly. ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 05.12.09 - Posted May 12, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. It is day 113 covering the Obama administration a... [FishbowlDC]

The After-Parties: Vanity Fair & Bloomberg - Posted May 10, 2009
So just who made the cut at the highly exclusive Vanity Fair/Bloomberg after-party at the gorgeous residence of French Ambassador Pierre Vimont? It was impossible to get in if you weren't on the list- Gossip Girl's Chace Crawford got turned away at first, but we saw him inside shortly after. No pics... [FishbowlDC]

Haddad Hosts Annual WHCD Brunch - Posted May 10, 2009
This was the scene at Tammy Haddad's annual pre-WHCD garden brunch. Who wasn't there? To name a few we saw... ... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings - Posted May 7, 2009
"Meet the Press with David Gregory" won the week. As reported on TVNewser, NBC, CBS and FOX were up week-to-week in the demo, while just FOX grew week-to-week in Total Viewers. Total Viewers: NBC: 3,230,000 / ABC: 2,670,000 / CBS: 2,490,000 / FOX: 1,210,000 25-54 demo: NBC: 1,210,000 / CBS: 1,0... [FishbowlDC]

Meet's Biggest Victory Since March - Posted May 7, 2009
"Meet the Press with David Gregory" was the top-rated Sunday morning public affairs show last week, ahead of 2nd place "This Week with George Stephanopoulos," in both Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo. NBC's Total Viewer lead over 2nd place was the most ... [TVNewser]

Gregory Adds MSNBC Show - Posted May 7, 2009
NBC's David Gregory made some news in an interview with the Baltimore Sun this week, confirming that in addition to his Sunday duties on "Meet the Press," he'll start hosting an hour weekday show on MSNBC. When asked for specifics on the heightened MSNBC presence, Gregory said, "What I'm g... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 05.06.09 - Posted May 6, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. It is day 107 covering the Obama administration a... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory Is Looking Good|Another Price Hike For The NYT|Layoffs At The Onion|Rupert Murdoch Fears No Recession|The New York Times Thanks Staff For Taking Pay Cuts - Posted May 5, 2009
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David Gregory Is Looking Good|Another Price Hike For The NYT|Layoffs At The Onion|Rupert Murdoch Fears No Recession|The New York Times Thanks Staff For Taking Pay Cuts - Posted May 5, 2009
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Morning Reading List: 05.05.09 - Posted May 5, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. It is day 106 covering the Obama administration a... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 05.01.09 - Posted May 1, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. It is day 102 covering the Obama administration a... [FishbowlDC]

"Meet" #1, "Face" #2 Last Sunday - Posted April 30, 2009
NBC's Meet the Press with David Gregory was the top-rated Sunday morning show last week in both Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo. CBS's Face the Nation was #2 for the week. Year-to-date, the Bob Schieffer broadcast is up 16% in Total Viewers and up 13% in A25-54 viewers compared to... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Ratings: ABC and CBS Catching Up to NBC's "Meet" - Posted April 30, 2009
Running neck and neck with CBS' "Face the Nation" with Bob Schieffer, ABC's "This Week" with George Stephanopoulos continues to close in on NBC's "Meet the Press" with David Gregory. According to Nielsen, April 20th marked the 13th co... [FishbowlDC]

Specter To Do Two Out of Three Sunday Shows - Posted April 29, 2009
Coming off his party switch announcement this week, Sen. Arlen Specter will appear on this Sunday's Meet the Press with David Gregory and CBS' Face the Nation with Bob Schieffer. ... [FishbowlDC]

Specter's Switch: First Stop, Meet the Press - Posted April 29, 2009
Breaking: Sen. Arlen Specter's first interview since crossing the aisle to the Democratic party will be on NBC's Meet the Press. TVNewser has learned David Gregory will interview Specter live on Sunday. > Update: Well MTP may be first, but not by much. Specter will appear on CBS' Face the Nation as well... [TVNewser]

Obama's 100th Day Media Preview - Posted April 29, 2009
UPDATED: As you know, TODAY marks the President's first 100 days in office. FBDC has compiled a list of coverage, events and/or special reports for the event. We'll continue updating throughout the day so send us your organization's info and plans to be added to the mix. Last Night On ABC's "Nightline"... [FishbowlDC]

Which TVNewsers Are Invited To Washington's "Off-The-Record Dinners"? - Posted April 27, 2009
The Washington Post's Howard Kurtz reports that for the past year, there have been a series of "off-the-record dinners" for top newsmakers and journos, organiz... [TVNewser]

Gibbs: "It's The Most Fun I've Ever Had" - Posted April 27, 2009
White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs made his first appearance on NBC's "Me... [FishbowlDC]

Anchor Chairs: The White House Seating Chart - Posted April 23, 2009
As part of a TIME photo essay — "Obama's First 100 Days: Behind-the-Scenes Photos" — Time.com features a pic of the seating chart used for February's White House press luncheon. The guest list included ABC's ... [TVNewser]

"Gregory's Take" Debuts - Posted April 23, 2009
Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy Where does he find the time? NBC's David Grego... [FishbowlDC]

A Cup of Sunday Morning Tea - Posted April 20, 2009
The Tax Day Tea Parties were a topic on every Sunday morning show, but the way they were discussed varied between programs. The most talked about tea party quote came from President Obama's senior adviser David Axelrod on CBS' Face the Nation. "The thing that bewilders me is... [TVNewser]

On Sunday Morning, "The Throne is Empty" - Posted April 20, 2009
The Washington Post's Howard Kurtz writes ... [TVNewser]

Wallace on Sunday Shows: "The Throne Is Empty" - Posted April 20, 2009
Huffington Post's Media section this morning TVNewser: WaPo's ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 04.20.09 - Posted April 20, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Its day 91 covering the Obama administration and ... [FishbowlDC]

Telling Tales: Radio Talker's New Book Reveals Cable News Secrets - Posted April 19, 2009
Philadelphia radio talk show host and perennial cable news guest Michael Smerconish has written a new book about his life as a professional talker. In Morning Drive: Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Talking Smerconish argues the cable TV news presents a t... [TVNewser]

Muck Rack. Tomorrow's News Today - Twitterized - Posted April 16, 2009
Sawhorse Media, the guys behind the Shorty Awards, launched a new site this afternoon called Muck Rack, which follows leading journalists' Twitter feeds. Asking the question, "What if you could get tomorrow's newspaper today?" the si... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Morning Reading List 04.15.09 - Posted April 15, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Its day 86 covering the Obama administration and ... [FishbowlDC]

Who Needs A Sunday Morning Jolt? - Posted April 14, 2009
The Baltimore Sun's David Zurawik thinks NBC's David Gregory needs to liven up Meet the Press and pronto... As one of the first critics to say David Gregory looked like he was going to be okay as the successor to Tim Russert, I have to acknowledge being disappointed in... [TVNewser]

Gregory Up To Bat As Tonight's MC - Posted April 13, 2009
NBC's David Gregory is the master of ceremonies for tonight's Nationals' home opener against the Philadelphia Phillies. The Wash Examiner caught up with the host of Meet the Press about a passion of his other than politics and news-- baseball. Did you ever consider becoming a sportscaster? Gregory: I grew up in Los... [FishbowlDC]

Could Chuck Get A Weekend Show? - Posted April 13, 2009
The NY Observer's Felix Gillette reports today that NBC's Chief White House correspondent and political director Chuck Todd could get his own weekend show to air on MSNBC. You'd remember Tod... [FishbowlDC]

Journos Represent On Wash Life's A List - Posted April 13, 2009
Journos making Washington Life's 2009 A List cut: Ben Bradlee, Sally Quinn, David Brooks, David Gregory... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 04.13.09 - Posted April 13, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Its day 84 covering the Obama administration and ... [FishbowlDC]

Atlantic/NJ Poll of Prominent Journos Says Journalism Hurt By Internet; Obama Coverage "Right" - Posted April 10, 2009
The Atlantic and National Journal turned to the big dogs to get a read on the state of traditional journalism. They polled 43 prominent journalists on whether journalism has been helped or hurt by the Internet- 65 percent said it has been hurt more, while 34 percent said it has been helped... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 04.08.09 - Posted April 8, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Its day 79 covering the Obama administration and ... [FishbowlDC]

Changes At MSNBC - Posted April 1, 2009
Ed Schultz will now host MSNBC's 6pm hour, David Shuster with Tamron Hall will take over 3-5pm and Norah O'Donnell will move to the morning-- more details on that... [FishbowlDC]

Ed Schultz to Host MSNBC's 6pmET Hour - Posted April 1, 2009
While it's status quo for the 10pmET hour on MSNBC, Ed Schultz will take over the 6pmET slot currently hosted by MSNBC's ... [TVNewser]

Meet Tops Sunday Morning Competition - Posted March 26, 2009
NBC's Meet the Press was the top rated Sunday morning public affairs show last week, and was up week-to-week by more than 600,000 Total Viewers. CBS' Face the Nation was also up week-to-week. David Gregory moderated a panel that included Mayor ... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Scorecard - Posted March 26, 2009
The Sunday Show Scorecard shows David Gregory and "Meet" in the first place slot again. The NBC program has now placed first in total viewers for 390 of the past 393 weeks. Here's how the distribution looked last Sunday: NBC's Meet the Press with 4.315 million total viewers, 3.1 rating... [FishbowlDC]

Where Can You Turn for Breaking News on David Gregory's Hair? - Posted March 25, 2009
From Webnewser: Fox News' late night news/comedy hybrid "Red Eye" debuted a new segment this week from ombudsman Andy Levy (@AndyLevy), called "Twitter News." Why the need to know the "latest going-ons" on Twitter? "Twitter is now considered by many to be the most important s... [FishbowlDC]

Where David Gregory's Hair and Dan Abrams' Bus Ride is Breaking News - Posted March 25, 2009
Fox News' late night news/comedy hybrid "Red Eye" debuted a new segment this week from ombudsman Andy Levy (@AndyLevy), called "Twitter News." Why the need to know the "latest going-ons" on Twitter? "Twitter is now considered by many to be the most important source of news in the history of humankind,"... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Taking Out the Trash - Posted March 24, 2009
What we almost missed today... Maria Shriver introduced her new HBO film series on Alzheimer's disease at an event this morning at the Hay Adams. She shared with the audience, which included NBC's David Gregory and Norah O'Donnell a... [FishbowlDC]

Evening News Ratings: Week of March 16 - Posted March 24, 2009
The NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams was the most-watched evening newscast last week in both Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo, but for the second week in a row, ABC World News cut the gap in both categories. ABC was the only network to grow in Total Viewers week-to-week, while... [TVNewser]

Last Week's Sunday Show Ratings: MTP #1, But Competition Closing the Gap - Posted March 20, 2009
From TVNewser: Last Sunday, a week after Americans moved their clocks ahead one hour, the four Sunday morning shows lost a combined 920,000 Total Viewers from the prior week. "Meet the Press with David Gregory" was again #1 drawing 3.7 million Total Viewers. Second place "This Week with ... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings: March 15, 2009 - Posted March 20, 2009
Last Sunday, a week after Americans moved their clocks ahead one hour, the four Sunday morning shows lost a combined 920,000 Total Viewers from the prior week. "Meet the Press with David Gregory" was again #1 drawing 3.7 million Total Viewers. Second place "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" closed the gap... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 03.20.09 - Posted March 20, 2009
Good Morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Its day 60 covering the Obama administration and ... [FishbowlDC]

Is MTP Now The "De Facto Safe Show on Sunday Morning"? - Posted March 19, 2009
Newsday's Verne Gay has some suggestions for Meet the Press anchor David Gregory: Gregory is terrifically polished, well-informed, a good listener and has the talking points of both si... [TVNewser]

Stephanopoulos on Twitter Friends: "It Beats High School" - Posted March 19, 2009
Gail Shister TVNewser Columnist Twitterview? That's what ABC has labeled George Stephanopoulos' first interview on Twitter, conducted Tuesday with Sen. John McCain... [TVNewser]

Ashton Kutcher Helps Jamie Gangel's Effort To Get David Gregory to Follow Her - Posted March 18, 2009
Jamie Gangel, a Washington based correspondent for the Today show, is putting together a story on Twitter, set to air tomorrow morning. It appears Gangel, who is new to the social networking tool (@jamiegangel / 1,047 followers), has some Twitter-envy. She's shamin... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Sunday Show Ratings: Meet the Press Wins, But Competition Gaining - Posted March 12, 2009
From TVNewser: Meet the Press with David Gregory was the top-rated Sunday morning public affairs program for March 8, in Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo. But This Week with George Stephanopoulos... [FishbowlDC]

In Defending Rush Limbaugh, Newt Gingrich Swipes Chris Matthews - Posted March 8, 2009
The Michael Steele-Rush Limbaugh storyline continued this morning on Meet the Press. David Gregory asked Newt Gingrich whether Limbaugh is "helping or hurting the Republican party." Gingrich responded, "Rush Limbaugh, in the long run, is an interesting radio personality who -- it's like saying -- does ... [TVNewser]

Anchor Dad - Posted March 6, 2009
The new People Magazine has a two-page spread on Meet the Press' David Gregory. Excerpts from this morning's Playbook: "The host of 'Meet the Press' unwinds at home, where talk of politics isn't nearly as important as what's for breakfast," by Sandra Sobieraj Westfall: "The interviewer whose talent Gregory most admires isn't... [FishbowlDC]

Haddad on the "Menu": "You Have to be Do-It-Yourself" - Posted March 6, 2009
Tammy Haddad (founder of Haddad Media) joined us this morning on the mediabistro.com Morning Media Menu to talk about the future of the industry. Haddad will be moderating a panel on the "New Tools of the Trade" at the TV... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Ratings - Posted March 5, 2009
From TVNewser: Meet the Press with David Gregory was the most-watched Sunday morning public affairs program for March 1, in Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates was a guest on the show. ABC cut the gap with NBC by 38% in Total Viewers and 43% in the... [FishbowlDC]

Meet the Press #1 With Gates Interview - Posted March 5, 2009
Meet the Press with David Gregory was the most-watched Sunday morning public affairs program for March 1, in Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates was a guest on... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: CNN Wire, FNC Baby, NBC Chat... - Posted March 4, 2009
> B&C's Claire Atkinson reads into Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes' comments yesterday at a media conference. Speaking about other news networks, Bewkes said, "We're here to help." Atkinson writes, "He wasn't necessarily floating a merger, but something much more simple. He wants them to take a look at ... [TVNewser]

Around the mb Blogs - Posted March 2, 2009
• FishbowlDC has the memo announcing the Chicago Tribune was closing the broadcast operations of its D.C. bureau. "We expect to rely on existing internal resources and our news-sharing arrangement with CNN to service our television stations when covering Washington-based news," said the memo. • WebNewser ... [TVNewser]

CSIS Scheiffer Series "Sunday Show Summit" Snowed Out Tonight - Posted March 2, 2009
Tonight's CSIS Schieffer Series, "Sunday Show Summit," with Bob Schieffer and panelists David Gregory, George Stephanopoulos and Chris Wallace has been ca... [FishbowlDC]

Upcoming Events to Check Out - Posted February 27, 2009
Tomorrow at 1pm at Politics & Prose Aram Roston discusses his profile of Ahmed Chalabi, "The Man Who Pushed America to War." Then on Monday, a moment we've all been waiting for... the Sunday Show Showdown, I mean Summit. We see them around the same time every weekend, but never on the... [FishbowlDC]

MTP #1, Face See Highest Ratings Since 2005 - Posted February 26, 2009
From TVNewser: Meet the Press with David Gregory was again the #1 public affairs show last Sunday, with more than 4 million Total Viewers. But CBS (#2 this week) and ABC (#3) are gaining. When compared to last February, Face the Nation is up nearly 1 million viewers while This Week... [FishbowlDC]

CBS, ABC Gaining on NBC's Sunday Grip - Posted February 26, 2009
Meet the Press with David Gregory was again the #1 public affairs show last Sunday, with more than 4 million Total Viewers. But CBS (#2 this week) and ABC (#3) are gaining. When compared to last February, Face the Nation and This Week are up more than half a million. The Bob... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 02.25.09 - Posted February 25, 2009
Good Morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. ... [FishbowlDC]

"Better-Than-Average Lunch" With the Anchors at the White House - Posted February 24, 2009
Not a bad guest list for lunch at the White House this afternoon... Charlie Gibson, Brian Williams, Katie Couric, Bob Schieffer, ... [FishbowlDC]

Anchors Describe Obama Lunch on Web - Posted February 24, 2009
President Barack Obama met with 10 members of the press today over lunch at the White House — two from each network. The guest list consiste... [TVNewser]

Plans For Obama Address - Posted February 24, 2009
Every network will cover President Barack Obama's Address to Congress tonight at 9pmET (right after our TVNewser Summit party tonight in NYC — it's not too late to RSVP). Following Obama's speech is Gov. Bobby Jindal's Republican respon... [TVNewser]

Coverage Plans For Obama Address - Posted February 24, 2009
From TVNewser... Every network will cover President Barack Obama's Address to Congress tonight at 9pmET. Following Obama's speech is Gov. Bobby Jindal's Republican response. Each network's coverage plans after the jump. ABC: Charles Gibson and ... [FishbowlDC]

DC Still A-Twitter - Posted February 23, 2009
The Telegraph had a little piece just over a week ago, "Twitter taking off among Washington journalists." Bit of an understatement now, don't ya think? Seems like Twitter is all anybody's talking- and tweeting- about. Howard Kurtz takes a look at the Twittering habits of ... [FishbowlDC]

Social Networks A-Twitter With David Gregory - Posted February 20, 2009
The only thing David Gregory could do at this point to get more tech saavy is host Meet the Press as a hologram a la CNN on Election Night... Webnewser reports: Last week, he went micro-blog by launching a Twitter account. This week NBC's ... [FishbowlDC]

Meet Wins, But This Week Shows Most Growth - Posted February 20, 2009
Meet the Press with David Gregory was the most-watched Sunday morning public affairs show again last week, winning in Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo. All four networks grew week-to-week, with ABC's This Week gaining the most viewers. The program closed the Total Viewer gap with Meet the Press by 31%... [TVNewser]

CBSDoc.com Launches...Gregory Blogs...Donvan Tweets - Posted February 20, 2009
• CBS's medical correspondent Dr. Jon Lapook launches CBSDoc.com. • David G... [TVNewser]

Meet the Press Moderator Gets All Up in Social Networking - Posted February 20, 2009
Last week, he went micro-blog by launching a Twitter account. This week NBC's David Gregory went one further by launc... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Morning Reading List 02.20.09 - Posted February 20, 2009
Good Morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. ... [FishbowlDC]

Taking Out the Trash - Posted February 17, 2009
What we almost missed today... TVNewser reports CBS' Bob Schieffer will be the commencement speaker at Maryville University in St. Louis May 2. NBC's David Gregory tried to interview Sen. Claire McCaskill via Twitter. Yesterday Sen. McCaskill (@clairecmc) tweeted, "Just heard news on Gregg. Old ways die hard around ... [FishbowlDC]

"In The Trenches" With Some DCNewsers - Posted February 17, 2009
Our friends from FishbowlDC, in addition to having a party in their honor Saturday night, also attended a book party for Stan Greenberg hosted by ... [TVNewser]

TVNewser: New Twitterer Gregory Wins Last Sunday - Posted February 12, 2009
From TVNewser: David Gregory (who is now Twittering) and NBC's Meet the Press were once again the top Sunday morning public affairs program in both Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo. NBC and FOX grew week-to-week in Total Viewers. In the Washington, D.C. market, MTP was #1 but FOX News Sunday slid in... [FishbowlDC]

New Twitterer Gregory Wins Last Sunday - Posted February 12, 2009
David Gregory (who is now Twittering) and NBC's Meet the Press were once again the top Sunday morning public affairs program in both Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo. NBC and FOX grew week-to-week in Total Viewers. In the Washington, D.C. market, MTP was #1 but FOX News Sunday slid in to... [TVNewser]

Meet the Competition: Sunday Morning Ratings Tighten - Posted February 6, 2009
NBC had its lowest rated Meet the Press since David Gregory took over as moderator last Sunday, as ABC's This Week was the only broadcast to grow week-to-week in Total Viewers. MTP still won again in both Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo. Meet the Press dropped below four million viewers, in... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 02.03.09 - Posted February 3, 2009
Good Morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box ... [FishbowlDC]

Gregory "Working Like Hell" To Live Up Russert Legacy - Posted February 2, 2009
Meet the Press moderator David Gregory has made TVWeek's "12 to Watch in 2009" list...the only tvnewser to do so. "For someone like me who loves to cover politics,... [TVNewser]

Meet the Press #1 Last Week - Posted February 1, 2009
NBC's Meet the press was the most-watched Sunday morning public affairs program last week, winning in both Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo. In the demo, NBC had a 1.1, followed by CBS in 2nd, ABC in 3rd and FOX in 4th. In the Washington, D.C. market, NBC was #1, followed by... [TVNewser]

MTP Makes Way For Super-Sized Sunday "Today" - Posted January 27, 2009
The Today show is super-sizing this Super Bowl Sunday and will air from 9-11amET/8-10amCT. Meet the Press with David Gregory will air live following "Today" at 11amET/10amCT. Sunday's "Today" show will feature weekday anchors Meredith Vieira, Al Roker... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 01.27.09 - Posted January 27, 2009
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory: "Web Content is Going to Become Increasingly Important" - Posted January 26, 2009
B&C's Marisa Guthrie chats with NBC's David Gregory about his new Sunday morning gig and about the future of journalism. Guthrie: As a reporter, how do you feel about the problems the print press is facing and the massive downsizing there? Do you think it's dangerous to potentially lose an ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Inauguration Notes: The Week After - Posted January 26, 2009
• The Los Angeles Times' James Rainey writes about some "bad media habits" displayed during the recent Inauguration coverage — "the tendency to follow the pack, to embrace critiques if they are buttressed by a politician's allies and, especially, to get swept up in the mood of the moment." Also a... [TVNewser]

Around the Fishbowls - Posted January 22, 2009
• FishbowlDC writes about George Stephanopoulos' wife, Ali Wentworth saying on Oprah "we both started crying" while watching The Obamas first dance. • FishbowlLA was down in D.C.... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 01.22.09 - Posted January 22, 2009
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Sightings at HuffPo Ball - Posted January 21, 2009
We saw NBC's David Gregory, CNN's John King - we also heard a rumor that promoter ... [FishbowlLA]

Gregory: "I Have No Doubts That The Press Is Going To Do Its Job" - Posted January 16, 2009
After last week's appearance on The Daily Show, Meet the Press anchor David Gregory completed the Comedy Central circuit with a guest spot on The Colbert Report l... [TVNewser]

MTP Wins In Final '08 Week - Posted January 7, 2009
NBC's Meet the Press was the top rated Sunday morning public affairs show on December 28, averaging 4,060,000 Total Viewers. All four programs declined week-to-week. In the A25-54 demo, MTP was first witha 1.1 ratings, followed by CBS, ABC and FOX. In the Washington D.C. market, MTP won with FOX in... [TVNewser]

Cooper: "Get This Bitch Off The Stage" - Posted January 6, 2009
Anderson Cooper helped out The Daily Show last night, moderating the first ever "CNN Puppedential Debate." That's right, to pick the First Dog. What followed were an image of Tom Brokaw sniffing Sen. John McCain, a YouTube question about "who's a... [TVNewser]

TVNewsers To Pack Cafe Milano for Brit Hume Salute - Posted January 6, 2009
The salute to Brit Hume event at Cafe Milano Thursday night is shaping up to be one of the hottest pre-inaugural parties of the season. The invitation only event is attracting numerous Beltway and TV news bold face names. In addition to a host of Fox Newsies, TVNewser has learned ... [TVNewser]

Who Got the Most Airtime in '08? - Posted January 6, 2009
Andrew Tyndall... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 01.05.09 - Posted January 5, 2009
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Meet on Top Last Sunday - Posted December 30, 2008
For the 12th week in a row — and the 378th out of the last 380 — Meet the Press was the most watched Sunday morning public affairs program. The David Gregory-moderated program also won in the A25-54 demo. NBC, ABC and FOX grew week-to-week in Total Viewe... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 12.19.08 - Posted December 19, 2008
Good morning, Washington. What DC street is featured above? Think you know? Email us with your best guess. AND: Join us after the jump to find out if you guessed our last contest correctly. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning... [FishbowlDC]

Chuck Todd's "No-Cut" Contract with NBC - Posted December 18, 2008
Gail Shister TVNewser Columnist Chuck Todd never saw it coming. NBC's fast-rising political director -- named today as chief White House correspondent -- was "shocked" when he was offered the plum late last week. "It came out of left field," says Todd, 36... [TVNewser]

MTP On Top During Gregory's First Week - Posted December 18, 2008
David Gregory's first week moderating Meet the Press last week finished #1 in Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo. CBS' Face the Nation was second in both categories. Following ... [TVNewser]

Who Was at the White House Christmas Party Last Night? - Posted December 17, 2008
Our spies spotted several tvnewsers at last night's White House Christmas party — from ABC Kathy O'Hearn and Terry Moran; from CBS ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 12.17.08 - Posted December 17, 2008
Good morning, Washington. What DC cafeteria is featured above? Think you know? Email us with your best guess. AND: Join us after the jump to find out if you guessed our last contest correctly. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning... [FishbowlDC]

MTP Wins Big With Gregory's Debut - Posted December 15, 2008
TVNewser has obtained the overnight ratings from the metered markets for the Sunday morning public affairs shows. NBC's Meet the Press averaged a 4.1/11, well ahead of ABC's This Week (2.9/7), CBS' Face the Nation (2.7/7) and FOX News Sunday (1.5/4). This was David Gregory's first show as moderator of Meet the Press.... [TVNewser]

The (Most Likely Silly) Rumor Of The Day - Posted December 15, 2008
What some TV types are talking about today: Was there something to be read into the fact that Gwen Ifill -- who was approached about the "Meet the Press" slot -- did a rare appearance on ABC's "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" on David Gregory... [FishbowlDC]

Shuster To Be Named Permanent Anchor of "1600" - Posted December 15, 2008
It appears David Shuster will continue anchoring "1600 Pennsylvania Avenue" beyond this week. The New York Times' ... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Menu: December 15 - Posted December 15, 2008
mediabistro.com has launched a new audio podcast based around the mediabistro.com Morning Newsfeed and mediabistro.com blog network, including TVNewser. You can listen live every morning at 9amET on BlogTalkRadio.com/mediabistro and call in at 646-929-0321. Today on the podcast: ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 12.15.08 - Posted December 15, 2008
Good morning Washington. What DC street is featured above? Then email us with your guess and we'll publish the correct guessers in tomorrow's Morning Reading List. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Media Menu: December 15 - Posted December 15, 2008
Today on Morning Media Menu — our newly-launched audio podcast based around the mediabistro.com Morning Newsfeed and mediabistro.com blog network — FishbowlDC's ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Menu: December 15 - Posted December 15, 2008
Today on Morning Media Menu — our newly-launched audio podcast based around the mediabistro.com Morning Newsfeed and mediabistro.com blog network — FishbowlDC's ... [FishbowlNY]

"Meet the Press, With David Gregory" - Posted December 14, 2008
David Gregory began his run as moderator of Meet the Press today. FishbowlDC has a compilation of the new intro, some interviews and his's closing. As Gregory said at the end of the show: "That's all for today, the beginning of a new era for this program. There's a lot of... [TVNewser]

Brokaw's Last Week Brings Most Viewers For Political Interview Since 2004 - Posted December 13, 2008
Last Sunday's Meet the Press was watched by the most Total Viewers since the February 8, 2004 interview of President George W. Bush. On last week's program, Tom Brokaw interviewed President-elect Bar... [TVNewser]

Couric, Gregory And Other '09 Stories To Watch - Posted December 12, 2008
From today's mediabistro.com Morning Newsfeed: Marketwatch's Jon Friedman presents his five media stories to watch in 2009 in today's column. His main topic relates to CBS' Katie Couric... [TVNewser]

Obama News Conference To Touch On Blago - Posted December 11, 2008
President-elect Barack Obama will be holding a news conference around 11amET today. As is being reported on the cablers, he is expected to be asked about Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich. Some notes (we'll keep updating): • ABC will carry the special report. ... [TVNewser]

If It's Wednesday...It's Michael's For Gregory - Posted December 10, 2008
From TVNewser contributor Diane Clehane's "Lunch" column on FishbowlNY: The scene spilled over into the Garden Room where Today's executive producer Jim Bell and David Gregory were se... [TVNewser]

Lunch: Why So Glum, Anna Wintour & Ralph Lauren? - Posted December 10, 2008
— DIANE CLEHANE It was standing room only at Michael's today with a head-spinning assortment of movers and mavens doing some serious table-hopping between bites. We were brightened to see there was a dash of celebrating between all the intense conversations that were going on all around. It's t... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Lunch: Why So Glum, Anna Wintour & Ralph Lauren? - Posted December 10, 2008
— DIANE CLEHANE It was standing room only at Michael's today with a head-spinning assortment of movers and mavens doing some serious table-hopping between bites. We were brightened to see there was a dash of celebrating between all the intense conversations that were going on all around. It's t... [FishbowlNY]

Who's Covering the Obama White House? - Posted December 10, 2008
With David Gregory's promotion to "Meet the Press", NBC needs to fill the senior White House correspondent role for the network. ABC named Jake Tapper as chief White House correspondent the day after the election... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 12.09.08 - Posted December 9, 2008
Good morning, Washington. What DC street is this? Email us with your best guess and we'll include correct guessers in tomorrow's Morning Reading List. Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a li... [FishbowlDC]

Tom Brokaw is Joe & Mika's First Radio Guest - Posted December 8, 2008
Well, that must've been a tough booking. Tom Brokaw was the first guest on today's inaugural radio show hosted by MSNBC's Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski, "The Joe & Mika Show." Blogger Ron Mwangaguhunga ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 12.08.08 - Posted December 8, 2008
Good morning, Washington. These seats are from the bar of what DC restaurant? Email us with your best guess and we'll include correct guessers in tomorrow's Morning Reading List. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a... [FishbowlDC]

On Day One, Moderator Meets the Press That Will Cover Him - Posted December 7, 2008
Gail Shister TVNewser Columnist For a guy who has busted moves with Karl Rove and Mary J. Blige, Davi... [TVNewser]

5 Years at Fox For Chris Wallace - Posted December 7, 2008
Fox News Sunday producers and panelists presented Chris Wallace with a cake this morning as the host celebrated five years with the program. On the occasion of his anniversary, ... [TVNewser]

David Gregory Meets his Sunday Competitors - Posted December 7, 2008
• "This Week" moderator George Stephanopoulos tells TVNewser, "David's a terrific broadcaster and tough competitor. Welcome to the Sunday morning fray!" Stephanopoulos also blogs the "Ten Things David Gregory Needs to Know." #4 is "Never le... [TVNewser]

Tom Brokaw on "Young Journalists Coming of Age" - Posted December 7, 2008
During their 'hand-off' discussion at the end of Meet the Press, Tom Brokaw told David Gregory why the timing of his taking over the broadcast is so crucial. What... [TVNewser]

With Meet the Press, Gregory Gives up MSNBC Anchoring - Posted December 7, 2008
As he takes over moderating duties at Meet the Press, David Gregory gives up anchoring his 6pmET MSNBC show, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. MSNBC spokesman Jeremy Gaines tells TVNewser, "... [TVNewser]

David Gregory Named Moderator of Meet the Press - Posted December 7, 2008
After a week of speculation, NBC's Tom Brokaw made it official this morning — David Gregory will become the next moderator of Meet the Press, the longest running show on telev... [TVNewser]

Has David Gregory Anchored His Final Today Show? - Posted December 5, 2008
NBC's David Gregory anchored the Today show today, which must be somewhat of a distraction considering what his Sunday is expected to be like. In the 7:30amET half hour Gregory was anchoring a segment with Dr. ... [TVNewser]

MTP Appearances, Before And After Tim Russert - Posted December 5, 2008
It's been 26 weeks since the tragic and sudden death of Tim Russert, and we here at FishbowlDC were curious if there was a noticeable difference in guests' appearances since then. We compared guests' appearances in the 26 weeks prior to Russert's death with appearances in the 26 weeks after. Our findings... [FishbowlDC]

If It's Sunday... - Posted December 3, 2008
As we await an official announcement that David Gregory will be the new moderator of "Meet the Press" we want to pull back the curtain about how this story broke. Gregory was at the top of most lists to take the reins of the show, so the news, if true, is no... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 12.03.08 - Posted December 3, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

GQ Manages to Party On in Style - Posted December 3, 2008
Not all the media parties have been canceled! Last night FBNY attended GQ's Men of Style four floor high shindig at the Louis Vuitton store on 5th Ave with a whole of very expensive looking people. The event was held in honor of this year's most "stylish" men: ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

GQ Manages to Party On in Style - Posted December 3, 2008
Not all the media parties have been canceled! Last night FBNY attended GQ's Men of Style four floor high shindig at the Louis Vuitton store on 5th Ave with a whole of very expensive looking people. The event was held in honor of this year's most "stylish" men: ... [FishbowlNY]

David Gregory the Buzz at Business Emmys - Posted December 2, 2008
The event may have been to honor the best in business reporting, but the buzz at the top of the Rock this afternoon was who would be taking over the nation's #1 public affairs show — David Gregory's soon-to-be announced gig as moderator of Meet the Press. Insider... [TVNewser]

Around the Bowls: Wallace, Stewart, Gregory.... - Posted December 2, 2008
• FishbowlDC: Chris Wallace brings Bush bashing to a halt at a Frost/Nixon screening: "To compare... [TVNewser]

David Gregory All but Certain for Meet the Press - Posted December 2, 2008
According to TVNewser it seems all but a certainty that David Gregory is the new Meet the Press host. HuffPo's ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

David Gregory All but Certain for Meet the Press - Posted December 2, 2008
According to TVNewser it seems all but a certainty that David Gregory is the new Meet the Press host. HuffPo's ... [FishbowlNY]

All Signs Point to David Gregory for MTP - Posted December 2, 2008
Politico's Mike Allen talks with NBC "network executives" who seem to confirm HuffPo's reporting that ... [TVNewser]

HuffPo, Gregory and "Meet" - Posted December 2, 2008
>UPDATE: Politico's Mike Allen hears what Danny Shea is hearing, adding another layer of credibility to the Gregory story. ("Enjoying a gravitas boost from his prematurely salt-and-pepper mane and friendships with Tom Brokaw and other of the legendary figures of NBC News, Gregory quickly became one of the biggest network stars... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory to Moderate Meet the Press...Maybe - Posted December 1, 2008
Huffington Post's Danny Shea reports NBC's White House correspondent David Gregory will be named moderator of Meet the Press. But an NBC News spokesperson responds, not to HuffPo, but to ... [TVNewser]

Names the Same, But A Date More Certain For Meet the Press Announcement - Posted November 25, 2008
Mark it on your calendars, newsies. It appears Dec. 7 may be the day we learn who the new moderator, or moderators, of Meet the Press will be. The LATimes' Matea Gold reports, "According to network sources, that may be ... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Preview - Posted November 21, 2008
Meet The Press: Former Secretary of State James Baker, former Commerce Secretary William Daley, Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-CT), and a roundtable with CNBC's Erin Burnett... [FishbowlDC]

Matthews and Olbermann Will "Host" MSNBC's Election - Posted November 4, 2008
When Chris Matthews and Keith Olbermann were ... [TVNewser]

"Race To The White House" Changes Its Name - Posted November 4, 2008
TVNewser's Chris Ariens reports that David Gregory's "Race to the White House" will now be called "1600 Pennsylvania Avenue." Which is probably good, since this Reagan National Airport store might sue MSNBC (or v... [FishbowlDC]

With Race Nearly Over, Gregory's Show Gets New Name - Posted November 3, 2008
First on TVNewser: Insiders tell us that as of Wednesday, David Gregory's 6pmET program, "Race for the White House" will be known as "1600 Pennsylvania Avenue." How Gregory will continue to anchor a 6pm show and be NBC's Chief White House correspondent,... [TVNewser]

Katie Couric For Meet the Press?: "Speculation Is Nothing More Than Idle Chitchat" - Posted November 1, 2008
The NYTimes' Jacques Steinberg tries to get to the bottom of who will be the permanent moderator of Meet the Press, once ... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Preview - Posted October 31, 2008
Meet the Press: Fred Thompson and Sen. John Kerry (D-MA), and a roundtable with Washington Post's David Broder, NBC's David Gregory, NPR's ... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory on Sarah Palin and Jimmy Choo - Posted October 28, 2008
NBC/MSNBC's David Gregory is on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno in a few minutes. Leno asks Gregory about the apparent rift between the McCain and Palin camps. ... [TVNewser]

Brian Williams Along with Brokaw and Mitchell to Anchor from Studio 8G on Election Night - Posted October 28, 2008
NBC News and cable news networks, MSNBC and CNBC, have released details about their election night programming. As has been previously reported, Rockefeller Plaza will be turned into "Election Plaza" with an electoral map on the ice rink and, according to the press release, McCain and Obama banners "rising 16 stories up... [TVNewser]

Why Conservative Talker Michael Smerconish Endorsed Obama - Posted October 17, 2008
Gail Shister TVNewser Columnist Philadelphia radio talker Michael Smerconish, a life-long Republican, swears he's not using his Obama endorsement today to land a fulltime spot on increasingly liberal MSNBC. Smerconish, an MSNBC regular, sh... [TVNewser]

Keith Olbermann — Anchor Analyst For MSNBC's Debate - Posted October 16, 2008
As you probably know by now, last month MSNBC's Keith Olbermann and Chris Matthews were ... [TVNewser]

Presidential Debate Round #2 - Posted October 7, 2008
Here are some of the coverage plans for tonight's town hall style debate at Belmont University in Nashville moderated by NBC's Tom Brokaw. All the following networks will carry the debate. • ABC: The team of Gibson, Sawyer and Stephanopolous will anchor again, this time from three different cities. Charlie Gibson wi... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Preview - Posted October 3, 2008
Meet the Press: Democratic strategist Paul Begala and Republican strategist Mike Murphy, and a roundtable with NBC's David Gregory, PBS' Gwen Ifill, Wall Street ... [FishbowlDC]

Covering the Veeps - Posted October 2, 2008
The cablers have been employing countdown clocks more than eight hours before the debate tonight, and all networks are gearing up for coverage: • ABC — Charlie Gibson, Diane Sawyer and George Stephanopoulos anchor from New ... [TVNewser]

Brokaw on Olbermann, MTP's Future and McCain - Posted September 30, 2008
In a wide-ranging profile of NBC News' Tom Brokaw, as well as an analysis of his Meet the Press moderation thus far, the New York Times' Jacques Steinberg delves ... [TVNewser]

Doc Block Dropped For Prime Time Repeats - Posted September 15, 2008
Last Monday was 9/8/08 and the premiere of the Rachel Maddow Show, and MSNBC promo'ed the event with slogans like, "It's On!" One week later comes more changes to the prime time line-up — the doc block is off. Tonight, a new line-up will be in place for MSN... [TVNewser]

"A Perfect Storm of Problems" - Posted September 14, 2008
As expected, one of the topics on the media watching shows this week was the move by MSNBC to make David Gregory the primary political night anchor, with Chris Matthews and ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 09.12.08 - Posted September 12, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Cable Nets to Carry Presidential Forum - Posted September 10, 2008
CNN, Fox News, MSNBC and Fox Business Network will all telecast the ServiceNation Presidential Candidates Forum tomorrow night with Sen. John McCain and Sen. Barack Obama. As in the Saddleback Forum las... [TVNewser]

SpinSpotter Attempts to "Take Back the Truth" - Posted September 9, 2008
As you all know by now MSNBC announced yesterday that in an effort to shake accusations of liberal bias it would replace ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

SpinSpotter Attempts to "Take Back the Truth" - Posted September 9, 2008
As you all know by now MSNBC announced yesterday that in an effort to shake accusations of liberal bias it would replace ... [FishbowlNY]

The MSNBC Anchor Shake-Up: Reactions - Posted September 8, 2008
Some reaction to the Olbermann/Matthews/Gregory news: • Portfolio's Jeff Bercovici predicts ... [TVNewser]

All Good Things Must Come to an Objective End, Also Olbermann - Posted September 8, 2008
After weeks of rumored behind-the-scenes tension MSNBC has announced that it is removing Chris Matthews and ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

All Good Things Must Come to an Objective End, Also Olbermann - Posted September 8, 2008
After weeks of rumored behind-the-scenes tension MSNBC has announced that it is removing Chris Matthews and ... [FishbowlNY]

MSNBC Removes Olbermann & Matthews From Election Anchor Duties - Posted September 7, 2008
With less than 60 days until the election, MSNBC is replacing Keith Olbermann and Chris Matthews as co-anchors of prime time political coverage and replacing them with NBC White House correspondent David Gregory. For months the network has... [TVNewser]

RNC '08: Scenes From the Riverside Press Center - Posted September 4, 2008
FBNY took the long way to the CNN Grill today, through the Riverside Center which is doubling as the Press Tent, except unlike Denver this one has actual bathrooms and a steady Internet connection (all the media types have been raving about their work digs here). Along the way we... [morningmedianewsfeed]

RNC '08: Scenes From the Riverside Press Center - Posted September 4, 2008
FBNY took the long way to the CNN Grill today, through the Riverside Center which is doubling as the Press Tent, except unlike Denver this one has actual bathrooms and a steady Internet connection (all the media types have been raving about their work digs here). Along the way we... [FishbowlNY]

Nets Roll with Gustav's Punches, From The Gulf Coast, St. Paul, and Beyond - Posted September 1, 2008
While the big three anchors all traveled to the Gulf to report on Hurricane Gustav, many cable anchors stayed behind in St. Paul, but devoted their shows almost entirely to Gustav, which came ashore at 9:30amCT southwest of New Orleans.... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Preview - Posted August 29, 2008
Meet the Press: Gov. Tim Pawlenty (R) and a roundtable with presidential historian Doris Kearns Goodwin, NBC's David Gregory, NBC's Andrea Mitchell... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Preview - Posted August 29, 2008
And now, St. Paul. • On Fox News Sunday, Chris Wallace speaks with Sen. John McCain. It will be McCain's first sit down interview since announcing Gov. Sarah Palin as his running mate. • On CBS, ... [TVNewser]

Meet Wins With Gregory as Moderator - Posted August 24, 2008
Meet the Press was once again the top Sunday morning public affairs program last week. Like the week before, due to Olympic programming, MTP had lower coverage (89%). David Gregory was the guest moderator. In Total Viewers, CBS was 2nd, ABC 3rd and FOX 4th. In the A25... [TVNewser]

Meet the Press Takes Gold - Posted August 16, 2008
Last Sunday's half-China, half-DC Meet the Press beat its competition. The Olympics likely helped, but being on earlier in some markets or not at all in others (89% coverage) didn't. The program averaged 3.354 million Total Viewers; 37% more than CBS' "Face the Nation;" 50% more than ABC's "This Week;" and 185%... [TVNewser]

Gregory's Humor Shows at the Close of Meet the Press - Posted August 11, 2008
FishbowlDC has the clip from yesterday's multi-national Meet the Press, where Tom Brokaw spoke with Treasury Secretary ... [TVNewser]

David Gregory on "Killing Time" - Posted August 8, 2008
NBC's David Gregory appeared last night on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, and got grilled by the host on the need for 24-hour cable news. "How many hours do you think it would take to fully cover the election every day. Like an hour, or two?" asked Stewart. After Stewart described... [TVNewser]

NBC/MSNBC Announce Convention Plans - Posted July 31, 2008
NBC News, and its cable properties, announced plans for the 2008 conventions today. Some notes from the release: • Brian Williams "leads" coverage, anchoring each night on NBC for an hour at 10pm in addition to his Nightly News duties. • As ... [TVNewser]

This Week In Pool Reports - Posted July 25, 2008
Hey tourists! Were you on a Tourmobile staring at the Jefferson last week? Look to your left next time -- that was the President. More after the jump... "Unlike Tucson, where curious crowds gathered, there is little acknowledgement of the presidential motorcade as it speeds through the sprawl from Ellington Field toward downtown."... [FishbowlDC]

Two Concerts, Six Blocks and Seven Million Viewers* - Posted July 25, 2008
Within just a few blocks of each other, two distinctly different sounds emanated from Midtown Manhattan this morning. While tween sensation Miley Cyrus performed on the plaza at NBC's Today show, singer-songwriter ... [TVNewser]

What's Next For David Gregory? - Posted July 23, 2008
The NYObserver's Felix Gillette takes a moment from Sunday's Meet the Press, and ponders whether David Gregory has become NBC's "lame duck." Gillette observ... [TVNewser]

Gregory's Tribute To Tony Snow - Posted July 17, 2008
As we mentioned on Saturday, MSNBC's David Gregory and Tony Snow were frequent ... [TVNewser]

NBC/MSNBC Announces TCA Panel - Posted July 17, 2008
Insiders at the Television Critics Association press tour tell TVNewser that NBC News president Steve Capus, political director Chuck Todd, and correspondents/anchors Andrea Mitchell, ... [TVNewser]

Tony Snow's Death: Gregory and Snow - Posted July 12, 2008
Tony Snow vs. David Gregory. Do you remember? There were blow-u... [TVNewser]

Michael Smerconish's Multi-Channel Tryout For "The Big Leagues" - Posted July 7, 2008
Gail Shister TVNewser Columnist He may not look it, but Michael Smerconish is as Swiss as the Toblerone triangle. The ubiquitous TV/radio talker, who subbed for Bill O'Rei... [TVNewser]

TNR: "It's a shame MSNBC cancelled 'Tucker' to make way for David Gregory's headache-inducing mess." - Posted March 30, 2008
Ouch. TNR's Sacha Zimmerman says: Whatever bad memories you may have of Tucker Carlson's "Crossfire" days, the most recent iteration of his show on MSNBC allowed him to return to expressing the kind of nuanced insight that first got him noticed as a young conservative writer. ... But MSNBC is sticking to the Fox... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory: I'm More Observant - Posted March 20, 2008
David Gregory recently spoke at the United Jewish Communities' "Washington 15" conference and participated in a panel called on "Jewish Identity and Making It Matter." Gregory revealed that he's taken his faith more seriously of late, studying up on the religion and becoming more observant. Oh, and about ... [FishbowlDC]

Live-Blogging "Race for the White House" - Posted March 17, 2008
We're watching MSNBC's "Race for the White House," the new show hosted by David Gregory. 6:00 pm: It begins. Gregory calls it "fast paced, the bottom line and every point of view in the room." 6:01 pm: OMG. What the hell was that? The intro to Gregory's show has him dancing all over... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 03.11.08 - Posted March 11, 2008
Good morning Washington. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | MAGAZINES | JOBS Most of you ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 03.07.08 - Posted March 7, 2008
Good morning Washington. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: NEWSPAPERS | TV | JOBS You think Hillary can still score the Democratic nomination. NEWSPAPERS ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 02.21.08 - Posted February 21, 2008
Good morning Washington. Jennifer Love Hewitt is 29! (But don't you dare say size 29...) Yesterday was David Corn's bday. He's also just 29. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 02.12.08 - Posted February 12, 2008
Good morning Washington. It's the birthday of Abe Lincoln and Sen. Arlen Specter. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | MAGAZINES | RADIO | BOOKS | ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 01.28.08 - Posted January 28, 2008
Good morning Washington. It's the birthday of President Sarkozy and Nick Carter. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | RADIO | JOBS You ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 01.11.08 - Posted January 11, 2008
It's a good morning, Washington, even with the Dupont 5 closing. In honor of Mary J. Blige's birthday, please have a drama-free day. And Playbook reminds us that it's Mark Halperin's birthday today. Which means that ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 12.21.07 - Posted December 20, 2007
Good morning Washington. You don't plan on watching any college football games on New Years Day. And, this morning, Kiefer Sutherland celebrates his 41st birthday sober, and in jail. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: NEWSPAPERS | T... [FishbowlDC]

Shuster, Ifill, Taylor Weigh In On "Imus" ... Sort Of - Posted November 30, 2007
We've been keeping a tally of which 2007 Imus guests will go back on Don Imus' program when it returns. Out of the previous D.C.-based guests on Imus' program in 2007, we've heard back from Howard Fineman, Craig Crawford, Chris Wallace, Chris Matthews, Ana Marie Cox... [FishbowlDC]

O'Donnell Switches Beats - Posted November 29, 2007
TVNewser's Chris Ariens got his hands on an internal NBC email, announcing that Kelly O'Donnell is leaving the White House beat to become a Capitol Hill correspondent. John Yang replaces her at the White House. She will be joining the producing team of Ken Strickland and Mike Viqueira who continue to provide... [FishbowlDC]

The Verdict On Imus? Matthews, Wallace, Crawford Say "I'll Be Back" - Posted November 28, 2007
We told you yesterday that we're going to ask some previous D.C.-based Imus guests whether they would re-appear on his show when it resurfaces. So we reached out to any D.C. types listed on this MediaMatters roundup of 2007 guests on Don Imus' show. Howard Fineman: "The company policy is to stick with... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory: Scary - Posted November 1, 2007
Yes, that was NBC's David Gregory, dressed as Dracula last night as he tricked and treated with his wife and kids in Wesley Heights. ... [FishbowlDC]

Matthews & Gregory - Posted October 1, 2007
From a reliable source's reliable source... Overheard on a Wednesday plane to New Hampshire for Thursday's Democratic debate on MSNBC: A frustrated Chris Matthews on the phone, loudly complaining about David Gregory being on his show. "I'm in charge of my show and I don't want him on my show," our source... [FishbowlDC]

Whittington: Reporters Are "Insufferable Jerks" - Posted September 27, 2007
Harry Whittington, who was shot by Vice President Dick Cheney in a hunting accident last year, considers the reporters who covered the mishap a bunch of "insufferable jerks." At least that's what former White House political strategist Karl Rove told the Washington Examiner's Bill Sammon in his new book, "The Evangelical President." According... [FishbowlDC]

Esquire's Best Dressed List - Posted August 16, 2007
Not only is David Gregory named #13 in the September issue ("The Look: Conservative suits with patterned shirts and ties" and "The Take-Away: The gray-haired thirty-seven-year-old dresses the part of seasoned reporter, and he's treated as such. The lesson: Always look the part"), but Tucker Carlson is also singled out by... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 08.16.07 - Posted August 16, 2007
Good morning Washington. Most of you do use supplements regularly. An ABC release announced, "'This Week with George Stephanopoulos' will produce the first Democratic presidential debate of the 2008 presidential election to be aired on broadcast telev... [FishbowlDC]

Some Things About David Gregory You Just Can't Make Up - Posted July 12, 2007
We foolishly overlooked this golden nugget in Julie Mason's recent post: While we waited, David Gregory showed off his new iPhone, which plays "No More I Love Yous" for the ringtone. ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 07.10.07 - Posted July 10, 2007
Good morning Washington. Most of you don't think David Gregory will eventually become the anchor of NBC Nightly News. Talking Points Memo has offered a preview ... [FishbowlDC]

"Today" Show David Gregory Is Very Different - Posted June 22, 2007
Overheard on the "Today" show this morning with David Gregory: Summertime is here and I know that, for me, that means thinking about my Body Mass Index. ... [FishbowlDC]

"How A Pompous Reporter Saved The Press Corps" - Posted June 6, 2007
Which reporter is TNR referring to? David Gregory. White House correspondents like to describe their colleague NBC News's David Gregory as a "bit of a showboat." They recount, for instance, the time he ordered a Cape Cod cocktail on a press charter plane--then sent it back four times to achieve the ideal r... [FishbowlDC]

No Questions For Gregory Today - Posted June 5, 2007
From a White House pool report today: POTUS declined twice to answer questions from the ever-helpful David Gregory of NBC, about whether the US is on the brink of another Cold War. Gregory, spurred on by shorter colleagues who were obscured by aggressive Czech photographers, made two valiant attempts during separate photo... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 05.18.07 - Posted May 18, 2007
Good morning Washington. Our thoughts go out to the two ABC News journalists killed in Iraq. Keep your mouses pointed towards TVNewser all day for the latest updates. Most of ... [FishbowlDC]

Who Says David And Tony Hate Each Other? - Posted May 18, 2007
Yes, that was Tony Snow doing David Gregory a solid by appearing on his MSNBC show this morning (we told you the animosity was just an act). Oh, and David Gregory is a fan of "Grey's Anatomy." Somehow, that doesn't surprise us one bit. ... [FishbowlDC]

Rehm, Gregory Speak at AU - Posted May 14, 2007
From David Gregory: When I was a sophomore here at American, living in Letts Hal...[cheers]...Yeah, let's hear it for Letts Hall -- my roommate and I -- now listen to this because this is frighteningly true -- my roommate and I sat every morning at 7a.m. sophomore year --... [FishbowlDC]

Is Gregory The New Imus? - Posted May 11, 2007
Because, really, this guy needs more things to do. From here: NBC News chief White House correspondent David Gregory could be the front-runner to be the new Don Imus. Radio insiders say that next week, he will be the first potential replacement to be simulcast on MSNBC and WFAN radio. He impressed the... [FishbowlDC]

Scarborough Doing MSNBC Mornings (and Gregory's Next!) - Posted May 9, 2007
TVNewser informs us that Joe Scarborough will take over MSNBC mornings today through Friday and David Gregory will assume A.M. responsibilities next week. ... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Preview - Posted April 20, 2007
Meet the Press: Michael Leavitt, Margaret Spellings, Col. Gerald Massengill, Tom Ridge, Doris Kearns Goodwin, David Gregory, Jon Meacham, Pete Williams. Face the Nation: Sen. Patrick Leahy , Jim and Sarah Brady, and criminal profiler Gregg McCrary. This Week: Newt Gingrich, Sen. Chris Dodd and Jackie Dodd. Fox News Sunday: Virginia Lieutenan... [FishbowlDC]

Imus Fallout: Journos Explain Why They Did The Show - Posted April 16, 2007
David Brooks on "Meet the Press": Well, you know, I did the show about a half a dozen times, and Gwen and I have talked about this. But I, I, I have the lamest excuse for why I did it, which is I didn't know what he said. And when... [FishbowlDC]

Gregory Leads Imus Coverage - Posted April 12, 2007
From TVNewser: MSNBC is leaning heavily on David Gregory in its coverage of the Imus cancellation. Gregory hosted two live Hardballs on Wednesday, and the 7pm version re-aired at 10pm and 1am. Then from 7 to 9am this morning, instead of Imus, Gregory (a former regular on Imus) hosted a two-hour special... [FishbowlDC]

Will Other Washingtonians Say "No" To "Imus"? - Posted April 11, 2007
MediaMatters has the comprehensive list of Imus guests for 2007, including such Washingtonians as Howard Fineman, Tim Russert, Andrea Mitchell, David Brooks, Mary Matalin, Bob Schieffer, Chris Matthews, Judy Woodruff, Jim Lehrer, Evan Thomas, Pat Buchanan, Chris Wallace, Paul Begala, Howard Kurtz, David Shuster, Thomas Friedman, George Stephanopoulos, Kelly O'Donnell, Jim... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 04.11.07 - Posted April 11, 2007
Good morning Washington. You think journalists like Tim Russert, Jeff Greenfield, etc. should not continue to appear on Don Imus' radio program. An ABC release announced that "World News with Charles Gibson" "was the #1 ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 03.30.07 - Posted March 30, 2007
Good morning Washington. You laughed at Karl Rove. Not with him. An NBC release announced that "Meet The Press with Tim Russert" won the week ending March 25 in all categories, both nationally and in Washington, D.C. "Meet" attracted 44% more vi... [FishbowlDC]

Taking Out The Trash, 03.19.07 - Posted March 19, 2007
Most of your brackets are already broken. Stupid Duke. More on AssignmentZero. "For Bookstores, a Real Page-Turner: Digital or Paper? Take Your Pick." Look out ... [FishbowlDC]

Did This Really Happen?!? - Posted March 15, 2007
From TVNewser: A tipster says David Gregory yelled at an MSNBC make-up artist on Tuesday because "the poor woman apparently made the mistake of 'touching' Gregory's hair... " ... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Preview - Posted March 2, 2007
Meet The Press: Rep. John Murtha and Sen. Lindsey Graham. Roundtable includes Washington Post's Gene Robinson and Wall Street Journal's John Harwood. Face the Nation: Sens. Joe Lieberman and Carl Levin and Washington Post's Anne Hull. This Week: Sens. Trent Lott and Charles Schumer and Treas. Secretry Henry Paulson... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory On Tony Snow: 'It's Not Personal' - Posted February 21, 2007
FishbowlDC notes from last night's Tony Snow press event in D.C.: Re: the legendary Gregory v. Insert White House Press Secretary Here battles, Gregory said, "I don't see it as abrow beating or debating ... try to provoke him to get something close to the real deal ... Follow-ups and pointed questions... [morningmedianewsfeed]

David Gregory On Tony Snow: 'It's Not Personal' - Posted February 21, 2007
FishbowlDC notes from last night's Tony Snow press event in D.C.: Re: the legendary Gregory v. Insert White House Press Secretary Here battles, Gregory said, "I don't see it as abrow beating or debating ... try to provoke him to get something close to the real deal ... Follow-ups and pointed questions... [FishbowlNY]

To Do: Tonight - Posted February 20, 2007
(Although good luck getting tickets, we hear) Tonight at the National Press Club, Tony Snow turns the tables and questions members of the White House Press Corps. David Gregory of NBC; Sheryl Stolberg of NYTimes; Terry Hunt of Associated Press; Mark Knoller of CBS Radio; Richard Wolffe of Newsweek and April Ryan... [FishbowlDC]

Back Then They Were News - Posted February 14, 2007
It was one year ago today (on Valentine's Day, no less) that David Gregory and Scott McClellan -- *yawn* -- got into another fight. ... [FishbowlDC]

Imus Doesn't Really Believe Russert - Posted February 13, 2007
This morning, Don Imus explained some of his thoughts on the Scooter Libby trial. He said that he finds it hard to believe Tim Russert's claim that he learned of Valerie Plame's identity from Bob Novak's column. Imus said he doesnt know how both Andrea Mitchell and David Gregory could know... [FishbowlDC]

This Week In Pool Reports - Posted February 9, 2007
In the week of long pool reports, the first dogs are not eating anti-freeze (we can all sleep better at night now); poolers narrowly escape frost bite, no tears for Anna Nicole and President Bush excels at math. "Both Barney and Miss Beazley frolicked on the South Tundra as a 15-piece black... [FishbowlDC]

Russert To Testify Today - Posted February 7, 2007
From CourtTV's Savannah Guthrie: Today, prosecutors are expected to call Tim Russert of NBC News to the witness stand. (Although at the snail's pace the trial's been moving, don't hold your breath.) And we now know the defense intends to call another NBC correspondent: Andrea Mitchell, the network's chief foreign affairs correspondent. The... [FishbowlDC]

Taking Out The Trash, 01.22.07 - Posted January 22, 2007
Oooh! George Stephanopolous beat out Tim Russert. Will the ratings say the same? An NBC release announced that "Meet The Press with Tim Russert" topped "the competition in all categories during the week ending Sunday, January 14," attracting 4.511 million total viewers. That is 30% more than CBS's "Face the Nation", 44%... [FishbowlDC]

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