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Camino VP Named Communications Director for Mayor de Blasio - Posted June 16, 2014
Today the office of New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio named Andrea Hagelgans, VP of strategic comms and media at New York/Washington-based firm Camino Public Relations... [PRNewser]

Mayor de Blasio Loses His Comms Director on Inauguration Day - Posted January 2, 2014
Now who's going to help him answer this question? In a story we missed over the holiday, The New York Post ... [PRNewser]

Alexis Grenell: Lis Smith Latest Victim of 'Slut-Shaming' - Posted December 24, 2013
In the world of news, it's never the man who is the "bimbo." So argues political strategist and columnist Alexis Grenell in today's New York Daily News. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Alexis Grenell: Lis Smith Latest Victim of 'Slut-Shaming' - Posted December 24, 2013
In the world of news, it's never the man who is the "bimbo." So argues political strategist and columnist Alexis Grenell in today's New York Daily News. ... [FishbowlNY]

Alexis Grenell: Lis Smith Latest Victim of 'Slut-Shaming' - Posted December 24, 2013
In the world of news, it's never the man who is the "bimbo." So argues political strategist and columnist Alexis Grenell in today's New York Daily News. ... [GalleyCat]

Weiner Dodges WaPo 'Worst Campaign of 2013' - Posted December 10, 2013
The choice by Chris Cillizza today of Chris Quinn over Anthony Weiner for the worst political campaign of 2013 ... [GalleyCat]

Weiner Dodges WaPo 'Worst Campaign of 2013' - Posted December 10, 2013
The choice by Chris Cillizza today of Chris Quinn over Anthony Weiner for the worst political campaign of 2013 ... [Fishbowl NY]

Weiner Dodges WaPo 'Worst Campaign of 2013' - Posted December 10, 2013
The choice by Chris Cillizza today of Chris Quinn over Anthony Weiner for the worst political campaign of 2013 ... [FishbowlNY]

Will Eliot Spitzer Return to TV Punditry? Will Anthony Weiner Join Him? - Posted September 11, 2013
You may have heard by now that former CNN and Current TV host Eliot Spitzer, who resigned as New York governor after a prostitution scandal, and Anthony Wein... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: KTVU, Spitzer, 'Today' Apps - Posted July 25, 2013
San Francisco station KTVU has fired three staffers over the embarrassing fake pilot names it aired following the Asiana plane crash. TVSpy has the details. FishbowlNY's Diane Clehane catches up with the man responsible for former CNN and Cur... [TVNewser]

Syfy's Sharknado: The Perfect Storm on All PR Fronts - Posted July 18, 2013
This week the Syfy Channel aired its much-hyped, campy B-rate movie Sharknado, which triggered a social media feeding frenzy that included 318,000 tweets on Twitter (for a laugh check out ... [AgencySpy]

Eliot Spitzer's Not-So-Friendly Return To CNN - Posted July 18, 2013
It was just three short years ago that CNN hired former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer to serve as the co-host (alongside Kathleen Parker) on a primetime debate program, "Parker/Spitzer." The show would be quickly rebranded as ... [TVNewser]

Fake New Yorker Item Fools Italian Magazine - Posted July 9, 2013
Four strikes and he's still not out. That is the frightening lesson to be gleaned from the latest example of an MSM outlet being duped by a satirical, fake Web news item. On Monday, Andy Borowitz ... [GalleyCat]

Scandal Is A Bad Thing Right? So How Are Politicians Able To Come Back So Often These Days? - Posted July 8, 2013
Eliot Spitzer, who seemed silenced by a prostitution scandal and the end of shows on both CNN and Current TV, is barking ... [PRNewser]

Scandal Is A Bad Thing Right? So How Are Politicians Able To Come Back So Often These Days? - Posted July 8, 2013
Eliot Spitzer, who seemed silenced by a prostitution scandal and the end of shows on both CNN and Current TV, is barking ... [AgencySpy]

Former CNN, Current TV Host Eliot Spitzer Re-Enters Politics - Posted July 8, 2013
Eliot Spitzer, the disgraced former New York governor-turned cable news talk show host, is getting b... [TVNewser]

Anthony Weiner Promises to Keep It in His Pants This Time - Posted April 10, 2013
Oh my. Disgraced former Representative Anthony "I did not send pictures of my crotch to those women" Weiner has wormed his way into the headlines again this week with talk of a comeback, a return to the public spotlight or a "political rebranding", if you will. In case you forgot or... [PRNewser]

Eliot Spitzer, a Party for Angela Cummings and the Story Behind the New Bernie Madoff Documentary - Posted April 10, 2013
In keeping with the usual head-spinning weekly scene that is Wednesdays at Michael's, the joint was jumping today. It was SRO in the front dining room and at the bar where producer Beverly Camhe was holding court with fellow producer ... [Fishbowl NY]

Eliot Spitzer, a Party for Angela Cummings and the Story Behind the New Bernie Madoff Documentary - Posted April 10, 2013
In keeping with the usual head-spinning weekly scene that is Wednesdays at Michael's, the joint was jumping today. It was SRO in the front dining room and at the bar where producer Beverly Camhe was holding court with fellow producer ... [FishbowlNY]

The Current Faces of Michael Hastings - Posted January 24, 2013
Anyone on the receiving end of the emails sent out by Current TV's media relations department knows how awkward they can be. It's as if the publicists sit around, waiting for Current show guests to blink and open their mouths as to capture the perfect screen still. BuzzFeed's Michael Hasting... [FishbowlDC]

Ashley Dupre Writes New York Post's First eBook - Posted January 24, 2013
Ashley Dupr , the former call girl in the middle of Eliot Spitzer's career-ending scandal, has written ... [GalleyCat]

New York Post's First eBook is Written by Former Call Girl Ashely Dupr - Posted January 23, 2013
You had to know that The New York Post would only enter into the eBook business if it could do so in a ridiculous way. Thankfully, the paper did not disappoint. The Post's first eBook will be the pun-tastic Tricks of The Trade, writte... [Fishbowl NY]

New York Post's First eBook is Written by Former Call Girl Ashely Dupr - Posted January 23, 2013
You had to know that The New York Post would only enter into the eBook business if it could do so in a ridiculous way. Thankfully, the paper did not disappoint. The Post's first eBook will be the pun-tastic Tricks of The Trade, writte... [FishbowlNY]

Eliot Spitzer Ending Current TV Show - Posted January 7, 2013
Current TV and its lineup of hosts continue to tinker in advance of Al Jazeera's takeover in a few months. While we noted that many of the network's hosts aren't entirely sure what... [TVNewser]

After Al Jazeera Acquisition, The Future of Current TV Hosts Up In The Air - Posted January 6, 2013
With Al Jazeera's purchase of Current TV complete, speculation has turned to what it means for Current's lineup of hosts. So far, only one on-air personality has announced their plans. Jennifer Granholm, who hosts "The War Room." will continue on for a little while more before leaving the network in the Spring. "We'll... [TVNewser]

After Al Jazeera Acquisition, The Future of Current TV Hosts Up In The Air - Posted January 6, 2013
With Al Jazeera's purchase of Current TV complete, speculation has turned to what it means for Current's lineup of hosts. So far, only one on-air personality has announced their plans. Jennifer Granholm, who hosts "The War Room." will continue on for a little while more before leaving the network in the Spring. "We'll... [FishbowlLA]

NY Times: Al Jazeera Finalizing Deal To Acquire Current TV - Posted January 2, 2013
Qatar-based Al Jazeera is in final negotiations to acquire Current TV, the cable channel co-founded and operated by former Vice President Al Gore and his business partner ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: O'Reilly Threat, 'Nightline' Guns, Currently Spitzer - Posted December 20, 2012
An Illinois man who left a threatening message for Bill O'Reilly in January has been sentenced to a year of probation and fined $500. 62-year-old James Rogers faced felony harassment by telephone charges for the death threat. ABC's "Nightline" continues its coverage of the tragedy at Sa... [TVNewser]

Power Lunching with Eliot Spitzer, Star Jones and Joanna Coles - Posted December 19, 2012
It's the last Wednesday power lunch of the year (or the last one ever if you believe those wacky Mayans), and the usual suspects at Michael's came bearing gifts to be traded over Cobb salads today. Some regulars (Linda Fairstein) were hosting ye... [Fishbowl NY]

Power Lunching with Eliot Spitzer, Star Jones and Joanna Coles - Posted December 19, 2012
It's the last Wednesday power lunch of the year (or the last one ever if you believe those wacky Mayans), and the usual suspects at Michael's came bearing gifts to be traded over Cobb salads today. Some regulars (Linda Fairstein) were hosting ye... [FishbowlNY]

More Election Night Coverage Plans - Posted November 5, 2012
The typical broadcasters and cable news channels aren't the only ones covering tomorrow's Presidential election Here are some of the other coverage highlights from other cable channels, and online. C-SPAN: Will simulcast "Politico Live" from 7 PM until the acceptance/con... [TVNewser]

Politico's Catanese Loves Hand Gestures - Posted November 1, 2012
Lydia Callis won the hearts of America with her infectiously evocative sign language skills put on display in Mayor Michael Bloomberg's Hurricane Sandy pressers. Since Monday, she's been covered by NYT, NPR, and Daily Mail among other publications. But she has som... [FishbowlDC]

The Ticker, Sandy Edition: Spitzer, Williams, Velshi/Romans - Posted October 31, 2012
Former New York Governor and CNN host Eliot Spitzer will be on Christiane Amanpour's CNN International program today. He'll talk about Sandy recovery and the election. "Amanpour" airs at 4pmET on CNNI. "Rock Center with ... [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]

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]

The Ticker: Muir, Current, 60's 45th... - Posted September 26, 2012
With a week to go until the first Presidential debate, ABC's David Muir sat down with GOP candidate Mitt Romney this afternoon in Toledo. The interview airs tonight on "World News with Diane Sawyer... [TVNewser]

(UPDATE) Top 14 Terrible Stills Courtesy of Current TV - Posted September 24, 2012
At most networks, the media relations team is hypervigilant (read: bordering on psychotic) about the pictures used to rep the talent. Let's just say we may have once used a picture of CNN's Wolf Blitzer with makeup pads over his eyes that nearly made the entire building blow up. At Current... [PRNewser]

Top 14 Terrible Stills Courtesy of Current TV - Posted September 24, 2012
At most networks, the media relations team is hypervigilant (read: bordering on psychotic) about the pictures used to rep the talent. Let's just say we may have once used a picture of CNN's Wolf Blitzer with makeup pads over his eyes that nearly made the entire building blow up. At Current... [FishbowlDC]

Dish Network Wants Glenn Beck to Punch Eliot Spitzer - Posted September 13, 2012
Dish Network has gone all out in an effort to promote its new offerings to American cable cutters--and to distract the public from... [PRNewser]

Eliot Spitzer, Glenn Beck and Boxing Announcer Michael Buffer Step Into a Boxing Ring... - Posted September 13, 2012
We attended a bizarre news conference in New York today, where legendary boxing announcer Michael Buffer introduced Current TV host Eliot Spitzer and TheBlaze founder (and former Fox News host) ... [TVNewser]

DISH CEO Pooh Poohs Idea That AMC Shows Will be Back On DISH Anytime Soon - Posted September 13, 2012
[caption id="attachment_68018" align="alignright" width="300"] Eliot Spitzer, Michael Buffer and Glenn Beck[/caption] At a bizarre press conference here in New York, the CEO of satellite TV company DISH Network said that there did not appear to be an end in sight regarding the ongoing carriage feud between DISH and AMC ... [FishbowlLA]

DISH CEO Pooh Poohs Idea That AMC Shows Will be Back On DISH Anytime Soon - Posted September 13, 2012
[caption id="attachment_68018" align="alignright" width="300"] Eliot Spitzer, Michael Buffer and Glenn Beck[/caption] At a bizarre press conference here in New York, the CEO of satellite TV company DISH Network said that there did not appear to be an end in sight regarding the ongoing carriage feud between DISH and AMC ... [Fishbowl NY]

DISH CEO Pooh Poohs Idea That AMC Shows Will be Back On DISH Anytime Soon - Posted September 13, 2012
[caption id="attachment_68018" align="alignright" width="300"] Eliot Spitzer, Michael Buffer and Glenn Beck[/caption] At a bizarre press conference here in New York, the CEO of satellite TV company DISH Network said that there did not appear to be an end in sight regarding the ongoing carriage feud between DISH and AMC ... [FishbowlNY]

A Former Vice President Will Host A Cable News Channel's Convention Coverage - Posted August 8, 2012
Current TV just announced that one of its co-founders, former Vice President Al Gore, will lead Current TV's coverage of the Republican and Democratic National Conventions. Gore will be joined by former Michigan Governor and "The War Room" host, ... [Fishbowl NY]

A Former Vice President Will Host A Cable News Channel's Convention Coverage - Posted August 8, 2012
Current TV just announced that one of its co-founders, former Vice President Al Gore, will lead Current TV's coverage of the Republican and Democratic National Conventions. Gore will be joined by former Michigan Governor and "The War Room" host, ... [FishbowlNY]

A Former Vice President Will Host A Cable News Channel's Convention Coverage - Posted August 8, 2012
Current TV just announced that one of its co-founders, former Vice President Al Gore, will lead Current TV's coverage of the Republican and Democratic National Conventions. Gore will be joined by former Michigan Governor and "The War Room" host, ... [TVNewser]

John Fugelsang Gets a Current TV Show - Posted August 1, 2012
FishbowlLA was lucky enough to be at the Pantages this past weekend for the LA stop of Stephanie Miller's "Sexy Liberal Comedy Tour."... [FishbowlLA]

July 2012 Ratings: CNN Continues to Struggle - Posted July 31, 2012
CNN was down double digits across the board in July. Compared to July 2011, the network is -20% in Total Viewers and -23% in A25-54 in Total Day. In primetime, CNN is down -23% in Total View... [Fishbowl NY]

July 2012 Ratings: CNN Continues to Struggle - Posted July 31, 2012
CNN was down double digits across the board in July. Compared to July 2011, the network is -20% in Total Viewers and -23% in A25-54 in Total Day. In primetime, CNN is down -23% in Total View... [FishbowlNY]

Eliot Spitzer Adds Another TV News Gig - Posted July 5, 2012
Former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer is adding yet another TV gig to his plate. Spitzer, who hosts the 8 PM program "Viewpoint" on Current TV, ... [TVNewser]

Eliot Spitzer Joins NY1's Inside City Hall as 'Wiseguy' - Posted July 5, 2012
Since Eliot Spitzer had the "governor" dropped from his name, he's made waves in broadcasting. His latest move in that path, Spitzer has been added to NY1's political coverage. He began as a guest-host on MSNBC, before getting his own short-lived show on ... [Fishbowl NY]

Eliot Spitzer Joins NY1's Inside City Hall as 'Wiseguy' - Posted July 5, 2012
Since Eliot Spitzer had the "governor" dropped from his name, he's made waves in broadcasting. His latest move in that path, Spitzer has been added to NY1's political coverage. He began as a guest-host on MSNBC, before getting his own short-lived show on ... [FishbowlNY]

Q2 2012 Ratings: CNN Has Lowest-Rated Primetime Quarter Since 1991 - Posted June 26, 2012
CNN continued to struggle during the second quarter of 2012. The network had its lowest-rated quarter in 21 years (since 1991) in primetime, and in 11 years (since 2001) in Total Day. The ratings for Q2 2012: Primetime (Mon-Sun): 446,000 Total Viewers / 129,000 A25-54 ... [TVNewser]

Taking a Lunch Break - Posted June 20, 2012
Sorry, folks. Our fair Diane Clehane is taking the day off, but Lunch will be back next week. (Hmm, wonder who got her usual perch at Michael's?) In the meantime, check out some of her recent celebrity spottings and interviews: ... [Fishbowl NY]

Taking a Lunch Break - Posted June 20, 2012
Sorry, folks. Our fair Diane Clehane is taking the day off, but Lunch will be back next week. (Hmm, wonder who got her usual perch at Michael's?) In the meantime, check out some of her recent celebrity spottings and interviews: ... [FishbowlNY]

Current TV Taps Joy Behar To Host New Show - Posted June 11, 2012
Current TV has tapped "The View" panelist, former HLN host and comedienne Joy Behar to host a new nightly program. The new show has a familiar working title... [TVNewser]

Eliot Spitzer: 'There's No Objectivity in Network News' - Posted June 7, 2012
Mediabistro's Diane Clehane lunched with CurrentTV host and former Gov. Eliot Spitzer at Michael's yesterday. Spitzer open... [TVNewser]

Eliot Spitzer on CNN's Identity Crisis: 'There's No Objectivity in Network News' - Posted June 6, 2012
It was the usual Wednesday mix of moguls (Jon Tisch), media men (Richard Beckman, Mike Perlis... [FishbowlLA]

Gasparino: 'I Thought TV was Marginalizing News' - Posted June 5, 2012
Charlie Gasparino began his news career as a print journalist. Now a senior correspondent at Fox Business Network, Gasparino tells New York Resident about how he tr... [TVNewser]

John Edwards & Current TV? The Joke is Already Stale - Posted June 1, 2012
Current TV was a bastion of ridicule yesterday as former Sen. John Edwards (D-N.C.) was acquitted on charges of campaign finance abus... [PRNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted May 22, 2012
Quotes of the Day "Do I exfoliate? I'll punch you for asking me that." -- MSNBC's "Morning Joe" co-host Willie Geist on becoming "mansome" in a morning documentary on male grooming. Geist said his Germanic roots prevent him from getting unwanted back hair or the dreaded unibrow. ... [FishbowlDC]

Separated at Birth: Current TV's Eliot Spitzer - Posted April 26, 2012
This morning we see amazing similarities between Current TV's latest star and ex-hooker aficionado Eliot Spitzer and Politico's Ken Vogel. Sorry, Vogel, but it's true! He doesn't have your ears, morals or party chatter, but otherwise you could probably play him in a movie. ... [FishbowlDC]

Is Current TV About To Be Dropped By Time Warner Cable? Almost Certainly Not - Posted April 5, 2012
Reuters' Peter Lauria reports that Current TV could be pulled from Time Warner Cable is certain ratings benchmarks are not met. If Current TV misses the au... [TVNewser]

Ratings Down for Eliot Spitzer's Current TV Debut - Posted April 2, 2012
The unexpected debut of "Viewpoint with Eliot Spitzer" drew a disappointing ... [Fishbowl NY]

Ratings Down for Eliot Spitzer's Current TV Debut - Posted April 2, 2012
The unexpected debut of "Viewpoint with Eliot Spitzer" drew a disappointing ... [FishbowlNY]

Ratings Down for Eliot Spitzer's Current TV Debut - Posted April 2, 2012
The unexpected debut of "Viewpoint with Eliot Spitzer" drew a disappointing ... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted April 2, 2012
Quotes of the Day Ouch! HBO comedian Bill Maher performing last night at Rockville, Md.'s Strathmore auditorium: "To me, John Boehner feels female. He wears a lot of bronzer and cries a lot. I need to see his d!@k. The short form." (Maher in ... [FishbowlDC]

Spitzer Launches 'Viewpoint' Without a Mention of His Predecessor - Posted March 31, 2012
Current TV launched its new 8 PM program "Viewpoint" last night, hosted by former New York Governor and CNN host Eliot Spitzer. The show launched suddenly and without promotion in the wake of Current's decision to terminate its relationship with Keith Olbermann. Spitzer opened the program by explaining the goal of the... [TVNewser]

If You Want To Follow Eliot Spitzer, Don't Follow @ESpitzer - Posted March 30, 2012
Oh goodness. In their haste of firing Keith Olbermann and hiring Eliot Spitzer, the fine folks at Current TV put out a press release which included a fake Twitter handle for Spitzer. In announcing "Viewpoi... [TVNewser]

@ESpitzer Probably Not the Real Spitzer - Posted March 30, 2012
Late Friday afternoon news just broke that Keith Olbermann got fired again, this time from Current TV. Olbermann will be ... [PRNewser]

Current TV Fires Keith Olbermann, Replaces Him With Eliot Spitzer - Posted March 30, 2012
It was just over a year ago that former MSNBC host Keith Olbermann announced ... [TVNewser]

Keith Olbermann Is Out at Current TV - Posted March 30, 2012
Current TV publicly parted ways with its cantankerous star Keith Olbermann today. Current founders Al Gore and ... [FishbowlLA]

Spotted: Eliot Spitzer in Eastern Market Caf - Posted March 28, 2012
Spotted this morning: Ex-CNN host Eliot Spitzer saying hello to ... [FishbowlDC]

Chris Hayes: I have a Staff Goddammit! - Posted February 27, 2012
MSNBC "Up With Chris Hayes" Host Chris Hayes doesn't spare a chance to A) remind people he has a staff and B) praise them. Over the weekend, he shouted from the rooftops, "I say this a lot but the @upwithchris sta... [FishbowlDC]

Networks Plan Special Coverage as Voters Head to the Polls in Florida - Posted January 31, 2012
Primary season continues as voters head to the polls in Florida today, and the broadcast and cable networks have scheduled special coverage for the election results tonight. CNN's coverage, hosted by Wolf Blitzer, ... [TVNewser]

Eliot Spitzer Guest Hosting 'Countdown' on CurrentTV - Posted January 30, 2012
With Keith Olbermann suffering from bronchitis, a familiar face will be hosting "Countdown" on CurrentTV this week: former CNN anchor ... [TVNewser]

Eliot Spitzer Returns to Cable News - Posted November 29, 2011
Eliot Spitzer was a part of Dylan Ratigan's MegaPanel on his MSNBC show this afternoon. This was Spitzer's first appearance on the cable news channel since his ... [TVNewser]

Anderson Cooper at 8p Debuts Below Spitzer Average - Posted August 16, 2011
It was an inauspicious debut for CNN's primetime news show, "Anderson Cooper 360" in its new 8pmET timeslot. Cooper averaged 157K in the A25-54 demo and 502K in Total Viewers last week. By comparison the previous show, "In the Arena" hosted by Eliot Spitzer averaged 184K and 599K during Q2 in... [TVNewser]

Eliot Spitzer To Appear on 'Countdown' - Posted August 9, 2011
•Former New York Governor and CNN host Eliot Spitzer will make his return to cable news on Current TV's "Countdown" this evening. Spitzer will speak to Keith Olbermann about the internal Murdoch hacking investigation being run by Joel Klein, who Spit... [TVNewser]

July 2011 Ratings: AC360, 'Piers Morgan' Up for CNN, 'American Morning' Down - Posted August 2, 2011
CNN saw slight gains across the board in July -- in total day viewers, the network saw a +9% increase in total viewers and a +11% increase in the A25-54 demographic when compared to July 2010. Primetime gains were larger, with CNN seeing a +19% increase in total viewers and a... [TVNewser]

Happy 15th Birthday MSNBC! - Posted July 8, 2011
MSNBC President Phil Griffin and wife, Kory Apton Former Democratic PA Gov. Ed Rendell... [FishbowlDC]

Revolving Door: 'In the Arena,' 'News of the World,' 'WaPo,' and More - Posted July 7, 2011
Two big media names have gotten the ax. Eliot Spitzer's comeback vehicle In The Arena was cancelled. CNN's evening schedul... [PRNewser]

Revolving Door: 'In the Arena,' 'News of the World,' 'WaPo,' and More - Posted July 7, 2011
Two big media names have gotten the ax. Eliot Spitzer's comeback vehicle In The Arena was cancelled. CNN's evening schedul... [AgencySpy]

Eliot Spitzer Signs Off of CNN and 'In The Arena' - Posted July 7, 2011
Last night was Eliot Spitzer's last night as host of "In the Arena" on CNN, as the network prepares to launch its new lineup in August. At one point, as he tossed to a commercial, Spitzer seemed to take a shot at cable news: "Up next, leadership in Washington. It's as... [TVNewser]

E.D. Hill Fills In For Brooke Baldwin on CNN - Posted July 6, 2011
Former Fox News Channel anchor and -- as of earlier this afternoon -- soon-to-be-former "In the Arena" contributor E.D. Hill is filling in for 3 p.m. anchor Brooke Bal... [TVNewser]

CNN's John King: He's What's for Dinner - Posted July 6, 2011
CNN's fall lineup has a slight switch for John King USA. His program moves from the 7 p.m. time slot to 6p.m. Erin Burnett assumes the 7p.... [FishbowlDC]

Erin Burnett to 7pm on CNN; John King USA up to 6pm; Anderson Cooper moves to 8pm - Posted July 6, 2011
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Who Will Replace Ed Henry at CNN? - Posted June 21, 2011
Yesterday we learned the stunning news that CNN's Senior White House Correspondent Ed Henry is jumping ship for the network's competitor Fox News. The mood inside CNN is one of shock as colleagues never saw this coming. CNN says it will announce Henry's replacement soon. The network has a solid policy... [FishbowlDC]

Eliot Spitzer: 'I sympathize with Anthony Weiner' - Posted June 8, 2011
Mediaite founder Dan Abrams -- also a reporter and legal analyst for ABC News -- turned the tables on CNN's Eliot Spitzer last night. Abrams was on to talk about the media coverage of Weinergate, but mid-way through the conversation, he said to the former New York Governor who resigned office... [TVNewser]

Howard Kurtz on Eliot Spitzer Omission: 'Airbrushing History' - Posted May 22, 2011
During an abbreviated "Reliable Sources" this morning due to the president's remarks to the AIPAC conference, host Howard Kurtz took the time to criticize a decision by his own network -- CNN. As TVNewser ... [TVNewser]

Fareed Zakaria clarifies: 'The characterization that I have been advising President Obama is inaccurate' - Posted May 14, 2011
CNN's Fareed Zakaria has taken to CNN.com today to clarify the characterization that he is advising Pres. Obama on matters of foreign policy. Earlier this week ... [TVNewser]

Sarah Palin Struggles to Name Influential Journalists at Correspondents' Dinner - Posted May 4, 2011
Sarah Palin, who rocketed to fame after being unable to form a single coherent answer during an interview with Katie Couric, had a ... [Fishbowl NY]

Sarah Palin Struggles to Name Influential Journalists at Correspondents' Dinner - Posted May 4, 2011
Sarah Palin, who rocketed to fame after being unable to form a single coherent answer during an interview with Katie Couric, had a ... [FishbowlNY]

Palin and Cee Lo Create Spectacle at MSNBC After Party - Posted May 3, 2011
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Sarah Palin Parties with the Main (or is it Lame?) stream Media - Posted May 1, 2011
Seeming to put politics aside for a few hours -- not one but two GOP governors stopped in to the MSNBC After Party last night at the Italian Embassy in Washington DC: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie -- often the target of MSNBC's opiniona... [GalleyCat]

Eliot Spitzer on 'In the Arena': For people 'who don't happen to be watching the Knicks or American Idol and want news.' - Posted April 28, 2011
FishbowlNY contributor Diane Clehane was at her usual perch Wednesday, at Michael's restaurant where media bigs do lunch. Diane sat down with f... [TVNewser]

Eliot Spitzer on Working for CNN: 'I'm having a barrel of fun!' - Posted April 27, 2011
-- DIANE CLEHANE Although it might not seem like it given the sheer numbers of journalists reporting from England this week, there are plenty of media folk and fashion mavens who aren't headed out of town to cover that little get-together at Westminster Abbey on Friday. The dining room at Michael's was... [Fishbowl NY]

Eliot Spitzer on Working for CNN: 'I'm having a barrel of fun!' - Posted April 27, 2011
-- DIANE CLEHANE Although it might not seem like it given the sheer numbers of journalists reporting from England this week, there are plenty of media folk and fashion mavens who aren't headed out of town to cover that little get-together at Westminster Abbey on Friday. The dining room at Michael's was... [FishbowlNY]

Eliot Spitzer on Working for CNN: 'I'm having a barrel of fun!' - Posted April 27, 2011
-- DIANE CLEHANE Although it might not seem like it given the sheer numbers of journalists reporting from England this week, there are plenty of media folk and fashion mavens who aren't headed out of town to cover that little get-together at Westminster Abbey on Friday. The dining room at Michael's was... [SocialTimes.com]

The Breitbart-Ratigan-Shuster-Bashir affair ... to sell books - Posted April 21, 2011
Try to keep up. Andrew Breitbart went on Dylan Ratigan's MSNBC show Tuesday. Critics say Ratigan was soft. Breitbart returned to MSNBC Wednesday to tape an interview with Martin Bashir, who wasn't soft at all. In between there was an inter... [TVNewser]

Former MSNBC Anchor David Shuster Trades Barbs With Dylan Ratigan Over Andrew Breitbart Interview - Posted April 20, 2011
Conservative activist, author and pundit Andrew Breitbart is making the media rounds in New York this week. He spoke with CNN's Eliot Spitzer and MSNBC's Dylan Ratigan yesterday. ... [TVNewser]

Exclusive: Former New York Governor Paterson 'Drawn To' Work in Radio - Posted April 5, 2011
Since leaving office on January 1, New York Governor David Paterson has been keeping busy. But not as you might think. The former governor has quietly been forging a new career, which incorporates his previous one. He has become a radio go-to guy,... [Fishbowl NY]

Exclusive: Former New York Governor Paterson 'Drawn To' Work in Radio - Posted April 5, 2011
Since leaving office on January 1, New York Governor David Paterson has been keeping busy. But not as you might think. The former governor has quietly been forging a new career, which incorporates his previous one. He has become a radio go-to guy,... [FishbowlNY]

Network plans for Obama remarks on Libya - Posted March 28, 2011
Here's what the cable networks are planning for coverage of Pres. Obama's address on Libya tonight at 7:30pmET from the National Defense University. Bloomberg's executive editor Al Hunt and Julianna Goldman anchor coverage from Bloomberg TV's Washington bureau. CNN will lead into th... [TVNewser]

Baltimore Sun Thinks CNN and Wolf Blitzer Are On Fire - Posted March 21, 2011
Wolfy is smirking for good reason. David Zurawik, TV critic for the Baltimore Sun has some very kind words for CNN about their coverage of the situation in Libya and the Japanese earthquake, and for a... [FishbowlDC]

The Scoreboard: Wednesday, March 16 - Posted March 17, 2011
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 417 | MSNBC: 155 | CNN: 477 | HLN: 96 Primetime: FNC:644 | MSNBC: 215 | CNN: 679 | HLN: 156 ... [Fishbowl NY]

The Scoreboard: Wednesday, March 16 - Posted March 17, 2011
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 417 | MSNBC: 155 | CNN: 477 | HLN: 96 Primetime: FNC:644 | MSNBC: 215 | CNN: 679 | HLN: 156 ... [FishbowlNY]

The Scoreboard: Wednesday, March 16 - Posted March 17, 2011
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 417 | MSNBC: 155 | CNN: 477 | HLN: 96 Primetime: FNC:644 | MSNBC: 215 | CNN: 679 | HLN: 156 ... [TVNewser]

The FishbowlDC Interview with The Atlantic's Garance Franke-Ruta - Posted March 4, 2011
Say hello to The Atlantic's Garance Franke-Ruta. By fa... [FishbowlDC]

Eliot Spitzer moves into Kathleen Parker's office - Posted February 28, 2011
TVNewser has learned Eliot Spitzer host of the new 8pmET show "In the Arena" has moved into the office of his former CNN co-host, Kathleen Parker. Parker... [TVNewser]

Fmr. Gov. David Paterson on CNN's Eliot Spitzer: 'If it doesn't work out, I'm always there to take his place' - Posted February 20, 2011
Fmr. Gov. David Paterson (D-NY) talked to Don Imus on FBN on Friday about his predecessor Fmr. Gov. Eliot Spitzer (D-NY) and his new show on CNN "Parker Spitzer." Paterson said that he was never invited to be on CNN with Spitzer, but he does "talk to him from time to time."... [TVNewser]

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]

Politico: Ed Rendell Nearing MSNBC Deal - Posted January 24, 2011
On the eve of the State of the Union address, the cable news channels are already beginning to ramp up their 2012 election coverage. Former Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell is nearing a deal to become a pundit for MSNBC's 2012 coverage, according to Politico. "Would I... [TVNewser]

State of CNNPolitics.com Preparations for State of the Union - Posted January 19, 2011
CNNPolitics.com is all ears for President Barack Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday,... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

CNN Eyeing Shakeup at 'Parker Spitzer?' - Posted January 10, 2011
The Wall Street Journal's Sam Schechner reports (Subscription required) that CNN is considering replacing Kathleen Parke... [TVNewser]

Oh To Be a Fly On That Wall... - Posted December 15, 2010
From the official Twitter feed for media hangout Michaels Restaurant here in New York City: Yes, "Parker Spitzer" co-host Eliot Spitzer and former "CBS Evening ... [TVNewser]

Party for the Last Time With CNN's Eric Kuhn - Posted December 9, 2010
The goodbye party for CNN's Eric Kuhn is getting close. Next Tuesday friends and colleagues will bid farewell to the Hollywood-bound Audience Interaction Producer who's leaving the network for United Talent Agency. "If you need a Hollywood agent or a place to crash in Los Angeles to keep up your bicoastal... [FishbowlDC]

Kathleen Parker on 'Parker-Spitzer' Tensions: 'I don't storm. I saunter.' - Posted December 8, 2010
NYT's Brian Stelter talks with CNN's Eliot Spitzer and Kathleen Parker... [TVNewser]

Kathleen Parker Mad at Producers? - Posted December 1, 2010
Co-host of the new CNN show "Parker Spitzer" Kathleen Parker is sick of being ignored due to the popularity and infamy of her co-host Eliot Spitzer... [TVNewser]

Murray Weiss Leaves New York Post To Pursue Online Reporting - Posted November 4, 2010
After making his bones by blowing the lid off a planned mob hit on Rudy Giuliani and exposing ... [Fishbowl NY]

Murray Weiss Leaves New York Post To Pursue Online Reporting - Posted November 4, 2010
After making his bones by blowing the lid off a planned mob hit on Rudy Giuliani and exposing ... [FishbowlNY]

Stars Flock to Huffington Post Game Changers Party - Posted October 29, 2010
Image via HuffPo "Innovators, mavericks, visionaries, and leaders" convened in downtown New York Thursday night as The Huff... [Fishbowl NY]

Stars Flock to Huffington Post Game Changers Party - Posted October 29, 2010
Image via HuffPo "Innovators, mavericks, visionaries, and leaders" convened in downtown New York Thursday night as The Huff... [FishbowlNY]

The Huffington Post To Celebrate Its List Of Game Changers Tonight - Posted October 28, 2010
Tonight, The Huffington Post is holding a special ceremony to celebrate its list of "Game Changers," the "innovators, mavericks and leaders who are changing their fields and inspiring others to follow in their footsteps." This year's ceremony happens to include quite a few bold names in the media industry: ... [Fishbowl NY]

The Huffington Post To Celebrate Its List Of Game Changers Tonight - Posted October 28, 2010
Tonight, The Huffington Post is holding a special ceremony to celebrate its list of "Game Changers," the "innovators, mavericks and leaders who are changing their fields and inspiring others to follow in their footsteps." This year's ceremony happens to include quite a few bold names in the media industry: ... [FishbowlNY]

Election 2010: Technology Front and Center for CNN's Midterm Election Coverage - Posted October 26, 2010
CNN has announced its coverage plans for the 2010 midterm elections. As in previous elections, new technology will be a major part of the coverage, with returning favorites like the "magic wall" and "data wall' being joined by the "CNN Election Matrix," which will break down data in a visual way. The... [TVNewser]

Dupree, not that one, on 'Parker-Spitzer' - Posted October 21, 2010
CNN's Eliot Spitzer and Kathleen Parker talked with Nathalie Dupree, a write-in candidate for Senate in South Carolina. Nathalie Dupree, not to be confused with ... [TVNewser]

Glenn Beck Pokes Fun of CNN hiring 'the Hooker Guy' - Posted October 18, 2010
Fox News Channel host Glenn Beck came down hard on CNN for its lack of creativ... [TVNewser]

'Parker Spitzer' Ratings Up on Night 2 - Posted October 6, 2010
•Night two saw an improvement for CNN's "Parker Spitzer." The show averaged 513,000 Total Viewers and 125,000 A25-54 viewers, both up from yesterday. It also grew from its "John King, USA" lead-in by a substantial margin, up 23% in the demo and 24% in total viewers. Despite the bump, the program... [TVNewser]

Parker Spitzer Premieres on CNN - Posted October 5, 2010
Last night CNN premiered its new 8 PM show, "Parker Spitzer." The duo promised a different sort of cable news show, with pundits that would be unlike the ones you see on the other networks "The one thing we don't want is for someone to turn on the TV and say 'oh... [TVNewser]

Jim Bunning, Pink Floyd and Energy Drinks: Kathleen Parker and Eliot Spitzer Prep for Primetime on CNN - Posted October 4, 2010
Since their 8 PM show on CNN was announced, hosts Kathleen Parker and Eliot Spitzer have insisted that the program will not be another "Crossfire." That format, with a firebrand liberal faci... [TVNewser]

NY Mag's 'Chasing Fox': The Takeaway for CNN - Posted October 4, 2010
CNN is, in many respects, the focal-point of the New York magazine cover story on the cable news channels. Given its precipitous ratings decline, and the high profile staffing changes in recent weeks (... [TVNewser]

Will 'Parker Spitzer' Have Chemistry? - Posted September 29, 2010
If you want to find out, watch a preliminary glimpse of WaPo conservative syndicated columnist Kathleen Parker and former New York Gov. turned TV journo Eliot Spitzer on CNN's "Larry King Live" Thursday night. As it reads on the schedule: TOMORROW: THURSDAY, 30 SEPTEMBER, 9 p.m. ET Kathleen P... [FishbowlDC]

CNN Welcomes Spitzer to 'The Best Political Team on Television' - Posted September 15, 2010
CNN's new 8 PM show starring Eliot Spitzer and Kathleen Parker may not debut on the network until October, but that isn't stopping the channel from featuring the show's stars... [TVNewser]

It's Official: CNN Hires Piers Morgan - Posted September 8, 2010
CNN has made the worst-kept secret in TV news official: British television host Piers Morgan will be joining the network's primetime lineup in January. He will be based in New York, but will also work from Los Angeles and London. Morgan will be taking over at 9 PM, replacing broadcast legend ... [TVNewser]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted September 8, 2010
Quotes of the Day Meghan McCain - refreshing or a runaway train? Admission: "I almost OD'd on Xanax a few days before the election." How she looks: "I was sent to an image consultant. Apparently I have stripper hair and they wanted me to [change] my hair." The Secret Service: "Yeah, they hated me. ...They're supposed to be... [FishbowlDC]

CNN's New 8 PM Show to be Called Parker-Spitzer, Will Debut Oct. 4 - Posted September 7, 2010
CNN has finally announced the name and premiere date for its new 8 PM program hosted by Eliot Spitzer and Kathleen Parker. The show will be called 'Parker-Spitzer' (or is that 'Parker/Spitzer?' or 'Parker Spitzer?'), and will premiere Monday, October 4. The duo announced the name of the program via a video posted... [TVNewser]

What Does CNN Have Planned For Fareed Zakaria? - Posted August 18, 2010
Newsweek International editor Fareed Zakaria is leaving the magazine to join Time. The news ... [TVNewser]

Soledad O'Brien on Her Career, CNN's Primetime Changes - Posted August 17, 2010
In Part II of our Media Beat interview with Soledad O'Brien, the CNN anchor tells us how her unique heritage has given her a rare perspective on the issues of race that she often covers. We also found out how she initially moved from a producer at NBC to on-air... [TVNewser]

Soledad O'Brien on Her Career, CNN's Primetime Changes - Posted August 17, 2010
In Part II of our Media Beat interview with Soledad O'Brien, the CNN anchor tells us how her unique heritage has given her a rare perspective on the issues of race that she often covers. We also found out how she initially moved from a producer at NBC to on-air talent. O'Brien... [Fishbowl NY]

Soledad O'Brien on Her Career, CNN's Primetime Changes - Posted August 17, 2010
In Part II of our Media Beat interview with Soledad O'Brien, the CNN anchor tells us how her unique heritage has given her a rare perspective on the issues of race that she often covers. We also found out how she initially moved from a producer at NBC to on-air talent. O'Brien... [FishbowlNY]

LearnVest.com Taps Silda Wall Spitzer for Advice Column - Posted August 10, 2010
LearnVest.com has tapped Silda Wall Spitzer, the wife of former New York governor and soon-to-be CNN host Eliot Spitzer, to write an advice column for the site. While she ha... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Boston Globe Defends Amanpour, CNN 8 PM Show From Critics - Posted August 10, 2010
The editorial page of the Boston Globe took on TV news and the critics that loathe it this morning. The newspaper, in an unsigned editorial titled "Back Off, Critics - TV News ... [TVNewser]

Michael Wolff, Vanity Fair Weigh in on CNN - Posted August 5, 2010
Vanity Fair's Michael Wolff writes about CNN and CNN U.S. President Jon Klein. Considering how well-tread the subject matte... [TVNewser]

Tucker Carlson Talks Daily Caller, Journolist, CNN's Primetime Addition - Posted August 4, 2010
In the latest interview for mediabistro.com's "So What Do You Do" series, FishbowlDC's Betsy Rothstein talks to Tucker Carlson who responds to a range of topics varying from his Daily Caller venture to his future in cable news. Here's an ex... [TVNewser]

Cable News' 'Crossfire Culture' Gets Analyzed - Posted August 2, 2010
The Washington Post's Howard Kurtz writes about the "Crossfire Culture" of cable news, and journalism in general. While ostensibly it is about the... [TVNewser]

CNN Names Producer for Spitzer & Parker Show - Posted July 30, 2010
Liza McGuirk has been named Executive Producer of CNN's new 8 p.m. so far unnamed debate program with co-hosts Eliot Spitzer and ... [FishbowlDC]

Liza McGuirk Named EP of Upcoming Eliot Spitzer - Kathleen Parker Show - Posted July 30, 2010
One of the CNN originals, Liza McGuirk has been named executive producer of CNN's still-unnamed 8pmET debate show with Eliot Spitzer and ... [TVNewser]

The New Yorker Weighs In On CNN - Posted July 26, 2010
The New Yorker has tackled CNN's primetime woes... fashionably late, it seems. Nancy Franklin discusses the new 8 p.m. program, which will be hosted by ... [TVNewser]

Campbell Brown Signs Off CNN - Posted July 21, 2010
With her television future still unknown, Campbell Brown said goodbye to a three-year stint at CNN tonight. "To each of you who tuned in every night or even every now and then, thank you," said Brown. "I mean that." Brown thanked her staff, who were all waiting in the wi... [TVNewser]

What's Eliot Spitzer Worth to CNN? - Posted July 21, 2010
Page Six got their hands on some salary details for CNN's soon-to-be-launched 8pm show. The gossip column claims Eliot Spitzer is set to make an annual salary "closer to $500,00... [TVNewser]

Tucker Carlson Calls Olbermann 'Sad,' 'Tormented,' 'Despised;' Olbermann Responds - Posted July 16, 2010
Tucker Carlson has plenty to say about MSNBC's Keith Olbermann and The Daily Caller's ... [TVNewser]

A Tale of Two Kings - Posted July 13, 2010
CNN's 7 p.m. host John King was the subject of two articles today. One was a very flattering profile in the conservative publication Newsmax, the other a very critical piece in the New York Post's Page Six. Page Six ... [TVNewser]

'Campbell Brown' Ends July 21st - Posted July 13, 2010
TVNewser has confirmed that Campbell Brown's last day at CNN will be Wednesday, July 21st. As we reported Monday, CNN will add an additional broadcas... [TVNewser]

Rick Sanchez: Rick's List Moving to 8 PM - Posted July 12, 2010
CNN's Rick Sanchez is coming to primetime, at least temporarily. On "Rick's List" today, Sanchez casually dropped this line: "Pretty soon we're going to have two things going on. A: We're going to be doing this newscast at 8:00 at night. We're ... [TVNewser]

CNN's Reinvention: 'I just hope they don't go for some young, hip, king of snark' - Posted July 5, 2010
Why did CNN hire disgraced ex-New York Governor Eliot Spitzer and conservative columnist Kathleen Parker for its new 8 p.m. show? "Apparently Madoff wasn't available," deadpans CNN exile ... [TVNewser]

Larry King Leaving His Show This Fall - Posted June 29, 2010
Breaking: CNN's 9 p.m. host Larry King has announced that he will be leaving his nightly talk show this Fall. King, who has been a staple on C... [TVNewser]

Kathleen Parker on New Co-Anchor Eliot Spitzer: 'I Believe in Redemption' - Posted June 28, 2010
New CNNer Kathleen Parker describes in her WaPo column some of the backstory behind her upcoming primetime show, the proposal for ... [TVNewser]

CNN's Jon Klein on Internal Reaction to Spitzer Hire: 'It's an innately controversial decision. I mean, there's no doubt about it' - Posted June 27, 2010
A jam-packed "Reliable Sources" this morning with many of the stories we've been covering this week. Some of the highlights: • CNN/U.S. President Jon Klein on hiring Eliot Spitzer as a prime-time host: "Ultimately, the fact that he had acknowledged his mistakes, had apologized for them and still was very much en... [TVNewser]

'Crossfire' Creator On CNN's New 8 p.m. Show: 'I Can't Think of a Worse Idea' - Posted June 25, 2010
Lots of people have compared CNN's new 8 p.m. program featuring Eliot Spitzer and ... [TVNewser]

CNN's Jon Klein to Appear on 'Reliable Sources' - Posted June 25, 2010
CNN/U.S. president Jon Klein will be appearing on his own network's media criticism program, "Reliable Sources" on Sunday. TVNewser has learned Klein is booked to talk with Howard Kurtz about the controversial hiring this week of former New York governor ... [TVNewser]

Lou Dobbs on CNN's New 8pm Hires: 'Good Lord Almighty' - Posted June 24, 2010
TVNewser columnist Gail Shister asked former CNN anchor Lou Dobbs what he thinks about CNN's recent hiring of Eliot Spitzer and Kathleen Parker... [TVNewser]

Campbell Brown's Time at CNN Coming to a Close - Posted June 24, 2010
In a Q&A with The Wrap's Dylan Stableford, CNN/US President Jon Klein confirms that anchor Campbell Brown... [TVNewser]

Rachel Sklar on The Unbearable Whiteness of Cable - Posted June 24, 2010
In the Daily Beast, Rachel Sklar takes on the cable news channels for their hiring practices of on-air talent. CNN just announced two new hosts for the 8 p.m. prime time hour recently vacated by Campbell Brown: Eliot Spitzer and Kathleen Parker. Last week, MSNBC announced that the new host for its... [TVNewser]

CNN Changes its Tune With Spitzer/Parker Debate Show - Posted June 23, 2010
While naming Eliot Spitzer and Kathleen Parker as hosts of a new 8 p.m. "roundtable" program on CNN was expected, it is still a transformational moment for the network, w... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren Weighs In On CNN's New 8 p.m. Show - Posted June 23, 2010
Fox News anchor Greta van Susteren weighed in with her take on CNN's new 8 p.m. program on GretaWire. Writes Van Susteren: This is bad news for ... [TVNewser]

Spitzer and Parker Get CNN Spot - Posted June 23, 2010
Politico's Mike Allen reporting that ex-NY Gov. and Slate contributor Eliot Spitzer and WaPo conservative columnist Kathleen Parker will in fact slip into CNN ... [FishbowlDC]

Eliot Spitzer, Kathleen Parker Hired by CNN - Posted June 23, 2010
Breaking: TVNewser has learned that former NY governor Eliot Spitzer and columnist Kathleen Parker have signed a contract with CNN. The pair will host an 8pmET roundtable discussion show to replace ... [TVNewser]

Who Should be Eliot Spitzer's CNN 'Work Wife?' - Posted June 20, 2010
•A couple of weeks ago, Daily Finance columnist Jeff Bercovici suggested that Eliot Spitzer, were he to sign a deal to join CNN's still-to-be-decided 8 p.m. program, would need a "work wife" to keep him honest. ... [TVNewser]

Kathleen Parker, Future CNN Co-Host? - Posted June 18, 2010
The NY Post reports that syndicated conservative columnist Kathleen Parker is under consideration for a pairing with ... [TVNewser]

Is Signing Piers Morgan a Good Move for CNN? - Posted June 17, 2010
Despite CNN's statement to us this week that "rumors that we are close to signing a deal for a Larry King replacement are untrue," NYPost's Page Six ... [TVNewser]

Is Piers Morgan Really Replacing Larry King? - Posted June 14, 2010
Over the weekend a flurry of reports from the UK tabloids said that "America's ... [TVNewser]

Smerconish: 'No Room for Nuance' on Cable News - Posted June 11, 2010
Radio and television personality Michael Smerconish writes an editorial in the Washington Post decrying the partisan state of cable... [TVNewser]

Columnist: Spitzer Would Need a 'Work Wife' at CNN - Posted June 10, 2010
The rumors of Eliot Spitzer joining CNN continue, with the Washington Examiner claiming that the... [TVNewser]

Spitzer a 'Hot Property?' - Posted June 7, 2010
•The AP's David Bauder writes today about Eliot Spitzer and his candidacy for a spot in cable news. No current news execs would go on the record, but some former ones did, with CNN D.C. bureau chief turned college professor Frank Sesno, remarking: ... [TVNewser]

Spitzer Filling In For Ratigan May 28-June 4 - Posted May 28, 2010
• Time to cue up some more speculation pieces. MSNBC has Eliot Spitzer filling in for Dylan Ratigan today and all next week, accor... [TVNewser]

Eliot Spitzer: Bringing 'Intellectual Heat' to Cable News - Posted May 25, 2010
Fortune editor-at-large Peter Elkind looks at the burgeoning TV pundit career of former New York governor Eliot Spitzer... [TVNewser]

More on Spitzer/CNN Speculation... - Posted May 20, 2010
As we just mentioned, Eliot Spitzer's name is being tossed about this week regarding a larger role on a cable news net than his recent MSNBC appearances. Now, NYTimes' Brian Stelter ... [TVNewser]

Will We See More Eliot Spitzer on Cable News? - Posted May 20, 2010
Former NY Governor Eliot Spitzer is at the center of a bit of chatter/speculation this week. Today, WaPo's Jason Horowitz asks if we're likely to see Spitzer with ... [TVNewser]

Who'll Be Next for CNN at 8pm? - Posted May 19, 2010
It's been less than a day since news broke of Campbell Brown's CNN departure, which in blogland, is like 17 news cycles. So it's time to ask: who will CNN select to anchor the 8pmET hour? The first big question is whether CNN will dip into its own talent pool or pull in... [TVNewser]

Spitzer and Hopkins Fill In for Ratigan on MSNBC - Posted May 17, 2010
• A number of tipsters have noted that Former New York governor Eliot Spitzer and Page Hopkins are filling in for ... [TVNewser]

Eliot Spitzer Filling in as MSNBC Host - Posted April 8, 2010
TVNewser has learned that former New York governor Eliot Spitzer will be substitute hosting for Dylan Ratigan today on MSNBC at 4pmET. Spitzer, who resigned from office amid a prostitution scan... [TVNewser]

Media Beat: Kelly Cutrone Calls New York Media Scene "Boring" - Posted February 2, 2010
New York Fashion Week is almost upon us, but you wouldn't know it from the media's fixation on Kelly Cutrone's decision to bring Eliot Spitzer call girl ... [PRNewser]

Media Beat: Kelly Cutrone On Being Part of a 'Real' Reality Show - Posted February 1, 2010
Guess which TV personality's interview was one of the most viewed in mediabistro.com history? No, not Harvey Levin. Not even Hoda Kotb. It's Kelly Cutrone, founder of fashion PR agency People's Revolution. After shaking things up during MTV's The City, the spitfire entrepreneur dropped ... [PRNewser]

Kelly Cutrone: Fashion Publicity Like 'Working In Emergency Room' - Posted January 4, 2010
With this release, the title certainly sets the stage. In her first book, "If You Have to Cry, Go Outside: And Other Things Your Mother Never Told You," fashion publicist turned reality TV star Kelly Cutrone delivers what she is known for: no BS commentary. On the... [PRNewser]

Rubenstein's Resolution for NYC - Posted January 4, 2010
In the Metropolitan section of The Times, Howard Rubenstein joins a number of quintessential New Yorkers including Russell Simmons, ... [PRNewser]

ABC 'World News' Decade Look-Back Incorrectly IDs Eliot Spitzer - Posted December 29, 2009
On "World News with Diane Sawyer" last night, correspondent David Muir was wrapping up the decade in politics for one of those show closing pieces you'll see a lot of this week. Unfortunately, he got the title wrong for one of the subjects. Muir's track went like this: ... [TVNewser]

Vote For The Best New York Post Cover Of The Decade - Posted December 21, 2009
What was the most iconic New York Post cover of the 00's? Was it a photo of a smoking World Trade Tower, a practically naked Ashley Dupre or ... [Fishbowl NY]

Vote For The Best New York Post Cover Of The Decade - Posted December 21, 2009
What was the most iconic New York Post cover of the 00's? Was it a photo of a smoking World Trade Tower, a practically naked Ashley Dupre or ... [FishbowlNY]

PRNewser On The "Menu" - Posted December 14, 2009
This PRNewser filled in for AgencySpy editor Matt Van Hoven -- who is toiling somewhere in the Midwest -- to co-host mediabistro's Morning Media Menu podcast today with GalleyCat's Jason Boog. ... [PRNewser]

How To Get A Column In The New York Post - Posted December 14, 2009
Just sleep with Eliot Spitzer. Ashley Alexandra Dupre, the ex-call girl at the center of the Spitzer prostitution scandal, now has an advice column in the New York Post. "Ask Ashley" will appear every Sunday and she'll... [MediaJobsDaily]

Post Taps Spitzer Callgirl Ashley Dupre For Sex Advice Column - Posted December 14, 2009
The New York Post didn't need to look much further than its own front pages to find its latest advice columnist. Just over a week after sounding off on the the ... [Fishbowl NY]

Post Taps Spitzer Callgirl Ashley Dupre For Sex Advice Column - Posted December 14, 2009
The New York Post didn't need to look much further than its own front pages to find its latest advice columnist. Just over a week after sounding off on the the ... [FishbowlNY]

New York's Call For Political Fiction - Posted November 23, 2009
If you just so happen to have a funny story of political fiction knocking around your hard drive, we have just the contest for you. Following their political fiction package in this week's issue -- published to coincide with Sarah Palin's questionably factual memoir -- ... [Fishbowl NY]

New York's Call For Political Fiction - Posted November 23, 2009
If you just so happen to have a funny story of political fiction knocking around your hard drive, we have just the contest for you. Following their political fiction package in this week's issue -- published to coincide with Sarah Palin's questionably factual memoir -- ... [FishbowlNY]

The Ticker (Saturday Edition): Kurtz, Kennedy, Spitzer... - Posted September 12, 2009
> Tomorrow on Reliable Sources, Howard Kurtz will talk with Ana Marie Cox and Chris Stirewalt about the latest Cable News War: Olbermann vs. Beck. TVNewser columnist Gail Shister will also be on to talk about Jay Leno's primetime debut. CNN, 10amET tomorrow. > Monday on GMA, Ted Kennedy Jr. and... [TVNewser]

YouTube Launches Reporter Center|Wikipedia Co-Founder Helped The Times|Hachette Reorganizes Auto Brands|Atlantic City Paper's Editor Says Goodbye With Top Ten List|Spitzer Blogs For HuffPo - Posted June 29, 2009
WebNewser: YouTube launched its Reporters Center t... [Fishbowl NY]

YouTube Launches Reporter Center|Wikipedia Co-Founder Helped The Times|Hachette Reorganizes Auto Brands|Atlantic City Paper's Editor Says Goodbye With Top Ten List|Spitzer Blogs For HuffPo - Posted June 29, 2009
WebNewser: YouTube launched its Reporters Center t... [FishbowlNY]

Program Notes: Cheney, Spitzer, Al-Bashir... - Posted May 12, 2009
• Former VP Dick Cheney talks to FNC's Neil Cavuto today at 4pmET. • Former NY Gov. Eliot Spitzer will appear live on the Rachel Maddow Show tonight at... [TVNewser]

Spitzer's First Post-Scandal Live Interview Goes to Today - Posted April 2, 2009
Former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer will sit down with Matt Lauer on NBC's Today show Monday for his first live interview since the sex scandal that forced him out of office. W... [TVNewser]

David Plotz's Book Party: Have You Read The Good Book Lately? - Posted April 2, 2009
Have you read the bible? This was perhaps the most frequent question bandied about at last night's book party for David Plotz's Good Book held at the Tribec... [Fishbowl NY]

David Plotz's Book Party: Have You Read The Good Book Lately? - Posted April 2, 2009
Have you read the bible? This was perhaps the most frequent question bandied about at last night's book party for David Plotz's Good Book held at the Tribec... [FishbowlNY]

CNN's Zakaria Gets First TV Interview With Eliot Spitzer Since Sex Scandal - Posted March 19, 2009
CNN's Fareed Zakaria will conduct the first television interview with former New York Governor ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 12.04.08 - Posted December 4, 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]

The Ticker: Sawyer, Emanuel, Regan... - Posted November 19, 2008
> As we reported on Friday, ABC's Diane Sawyer conducted an exclusive interview with Ashley Dupre (no more Alexandra) for this Friday's 20/20 (at 10pm). "I was doing my job. I don't feel that I brought him down," says Dup... [TVNewser]

Diane Sawyer Gets Ashley Dupre Exclusive - Posted November 14, 2008
ABC News will get the first television interview with Ashley Alexandra Dupre, the prostitute at the center of the Eliot Spitzer scandal. ... [TVNewser]

CNBC Puts Economy First For Election Night - Posted November 4, 2008
We stopped in to CNBC Global Headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, NJ this afternoon as crews prepare to cover tonight's election returns. We chatted with CNBC anchor Erin Burnett as she prepped for Street Signs. Correspondent ... [TVNewser]

New York Numbers on the Rise - Posted August 7, 2008
Good News! Literally, we have some actual good magazine news to report. The folks at New York have informed us that the magazine has achieved a "3.4% increase in single copy (newsstand) sales for the fir... [Fishbowl NY]

New York Numbers on the Rise - Posted August 7, 2008
Good News! Literally, we have some actual good magazine news to report. The folks at New York have informed us that the magazine has achieved a "3.4% increase in single copy (newsstand) sales for the fir... [FishbowlNY]

Vote for Time's Most Influential, and Please Let Nikki Finke Beat Perez Hilton - Posted April 4, 2008
Time has a poll--the 100 Most Influential People in the World. Go on, vote for Nikki Finke. We did. She's ahead of John McCain, Nicholas Sarkozy, and Vladimir Putin. Perez Hilton is at # 5, which is a sign of the end times. On the bright side, Nick Denton, at #204, beats Eliot Spitze... [FishbowlLA]

Lunch: The British Are Coming — Tomorrow! - Posted March 19, 2008
— DIANE CLEHANE We're still exhausted from hob nobbing with last week's overflow of A-listers, so we were almost glad things were a bit more subdued at 55th & Fifth today. It gave us a cha... [Fishbowl NY]

Lunch: The British Are Coming — Tomorrow! - Posted March 19, 2008
— DIANE CLEHANE We're still exhausted from hob nobbing with last week's overflow of A-listers, so we were almost glad things were a bit more subdued at 55th & Fifth today. It gave us a cha... [FishbowlNY]

LAT In 90 Seconds - Posted March 19, 2008
Eliot Spitzer's Call Girl Gone Wild: Ashley Alexander Dupre once appeared on a Girls Gone Wild video. Of course she did. ... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Reading List, 03.17.08 - Posted March 17, 2008
Happy St. Patrick's Day Washington. Sunday was Ellen McCarthy's birthday. Today is Tim Burger's and Mark Paustenbach's and Saturday was Jenny 8 Lee's. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ... [FishbowlDC]

Oh, Those Pesky Ads... - Posted March 11, 2008
We read with interest this post by Jonah Goldberg on the whole Eliot Spitzer / Emperors Club VIP thing...and then saw with even greater interest the ad that was hanging prominently atop The Corner's webpage: A "dating" site that encourages you to cl... [FishbowlDC]

Brilliant Booking - Posted March 11, 2008
As the Eliot Spitzer story broke, guess who had been previously booked to appear on CNN's "Situation Room" yesterday afternoon? Gary "Monkey Business" Hart. Hart was supposed to discuss the 2008 election, but as the Spitzer news dominated the day, Hart never made it on. ... [FishbowlDC]

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