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FOX News Channel Wins Weekday Primetime Basic Cable for 3Q 2014 - Posted 22 hours ago
For the third quarter of 2014 and the first time since the network's debut in 1996, FOX News Channel was the most watched network on weekday primetime basic cable (7 - 11 pm), ahead of ESPN, USA, and TNT, according to Nielsen Media Research. FNC was also number one in basic... [FishbowlDC]

Q3 2014 Ratings: Fox News is Most-Watched Cable Network - Posted 22 hours ago
In addition to being the most-watched basic cable network for the quarter in primetime, Fox News Channel saw across-the-board growth vs. Q3 2013. FNC was up +2% in viewers and up +4%... [TVNewser]

Saturday Night Toast for Newly Appointed U.S. Chief Technology Officer Megan Smith - Posted September 22, 2014
[caption id="attachment_132405" align="alignright" width="384"] Mikey Dickerson, Megan Smith, Hilary Rosen, Tammy Haddad, Kara Swisher, Lucky Carney[/caption] Saturday night at the home of Hilary Rosen, colleagues, friends and family ga... [FishbowlDC]

The Scoreboard: Friday, September 12 - Posted September 15, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 247 | MSNBC: 123 | CNN: 115 | HLN: 95 Primetime: FNC: 259 | MSNBC: 161 | CNN: 137 | HLN: 96 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

The Morning Ticker: Brokaw, Exclusives, Rivera - Posted September 12, 2014
The Hollywood Reporter reports NBC's Tom Brokaw's cancer "appears to be gone. "I've gotten some very good news in the last week... I hope that within six weeks I can be on a drug-maintenance program," Brokaw said. Tonight, ... [TVNewser]

Roger Goodell: 'I Don't Know How TMZ or Any Other Website Gets Their Information' - Posted September 10, 2014
In an interview with "CBS This Morning" co-anchor Norah O'Donnell, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell addressed how TMZ--and not the NFL--got its hands on elevator footage showing ... [TVNewser]

'13 Hours at Benghazi' Draws Strong Ratings for Fox News - Posted September 8, 2014
Fox News' special documentary, "13 Hours at Benghazi," was the highest-rated cable news program Friday at 10pmET, beating CNN, MSNBC and HLN combined in total viewers and also netting significant gains year-over-year. The special, hosted by Bret Baier... [TVNewser]

The Top Cable News Shows in August Were... - Posted September 4, 2014
Fox News had the top 14 programs in total viewers and the top nine programs in the key A25-54 demographic in August 2014. As usual, "The O'Reilly Factor" was the number one program in cable news in both total and demo viewers, averaging 2,703,000 total viewers and 462,000 demo viewers. "The... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Saturday, August 30 - Posted September 3, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 113 | MSNBC: 91 | CNN: 111 | HLN: 80 Primetime: FNC: 87 | MSNBC: 127 | CNN: 122 | HLN: 98 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

August 2014 Ratings: Fox News Sees Across-the-Board Growth - Posted September 3, 2014
During what was a busy news month, Fox News Channel was the third most-watched cable channel, behind only ESPN and USA in primtime. The network saw year-over-year ... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Friday, August 29 - Posted September 2, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 252 | MSNBC: 95 | CNN: 126 | HLN: 68 Primetime: FNC: 239 | MSNBC: 101 | CNN: 141 | HLN: 81 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

It Took Four People to Produce This Labor Day Cable News Special - Posted September 1, 2014
In what may be the least labor-intensive Labor Day special, Greta Van Susteren travels to Alaska with wounded veterans and their spouses as a part of Operation Heal Our Patriots. It's not that those ... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Thursday, August 28 - Posted August 29, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 235 | MSNBC: 84 | CNN: 144 | HLN: 106 Primetime: FNC: 350 | MSNBC: 137 | CNN: 163 | HLN: 106 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Scoreboard: Thursday, August 28 - Posted August 29, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 235 | MSNBC: 84 | CNN: 144 | HLN: 106 Primetime: FNC: 350 | MSNBC: 137 | CNN: 163 | HLN: 106 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [FishbowlNY]

The Scoreboard: Thursday, August 28 - Posted August 29, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 235 | MSNBC: 84 | CNN: 144 | HLN: 106 Primetime: FNC: 350 | MSNBC: 137 | CNN: 163 | HLN: 106 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Monday, August 25 - Posted August 26, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 304 | MSNBC: 85 | CNN: 180 | HLN: 102 Primetime: FNC: 460 | MSNBC: 154 | CNN: 190 | HLN: 126 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Scoreboard: Monday, August 25 - Posted August 26, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 304 | MSNBC: 85 | CNN: 180 | HLN: 102 Primetime: FNC: 460 | MSNBC: 154 | CNN: 190 | HLN: 126 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [FishbowlNY]

The Scoreboard: Monday, August 25 - Posted August 26, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 304 | MSNBC: 85 | CNN: 180 | HLN: 102 Primetime: FNC: 460 | MSNBC: 154 | CNN: 190 | HLN: 126 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

Weekend Show Preview - 8.24.14 - Posted August 22, 2014
Who's on the talk shows this weekend? Glad you asked. Highlights include Rep. William Lacy Clay (D-MO) on ABC's "This Week" and CBS's "Face the Nation" and Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) on "FOX News Sunday." Not all lineups have been announced. But click through for those that are a... [PRNewser]

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 - 8.21.14 - Posted August 21, 2014
From TVNewser to FishbowlNY, here are your top stories from across Mediabistro. TVNewser Anchors in Ferguson Blurring Line Between Re... [FishbowlDC]

Greta Van Susteren to President Obama: 'Put on a tie' - Posted August 20, 2014
Following President Barack Obama's statement on the beheading of American photojournalist ... [FishbowlDC]

Greta Van Susteren Has Advice for Pres. Obama Following Foley Statement - Posted August 20, 2014
Following President Obama's statement on the beheading of journalist James Foley, ... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren Shares 'Big' Regret - Posted August 14, 2014
Greta Van Susteren takes readers inside her media world on GretaWire, and this morning, she shared an editorial choice she regrets. After explaining she's recently been researching the genocide happening in Iraq, Greta ... [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]

The Scoreboard: Wednesday, August 6 - Posted August 7, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 245 | MSNBC: 74 | CNN: 100 | HLN: 99 Primetime: FNC: 319 | MSNBC: 93 | CNN: 123 | HLN: 114 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Tuesday, August 5 - Posted August 6, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 239 | MSNBC: 67 | CNN: 114 | HLN: 107 Primetime: FNC: 330 | MSNBC: 118 | CNN: 161 | HLN: 166 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

Fox News Correspondent Steve Centanni is Retiring - Posted August 6, 2014
Steve Centanni, a veteran foreign correspondent for Fox News Channel, is retiring. Centanni, 68, covered the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. In 2006, during an earlier flare-up in violence in Gaza, Centanni and his cameraman Olaf Wiig... [TVNewser]

Weekend Show Preview - 8.3.14 - Posted August 1, 2014
On Monday we gave you the ratings for the July 27 Sunday Shows in the DC Market. Who's on the talk shows this weekend? Highlights include Hillary Clinton on "Al Punto," Valerie Jarrett o... [TVNewser]

Greta Responds to Criticism of Jill Abramson Interview - Posted July 22, 2014
Greta Van Susteren doesn't mind criticism. But she does mind journalists critiquing her interviews without the benefit of a phone call. "Had Spayd called me, she wouldn't have to read this," Van Susteren tells TVNewser, previewing a ... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren to Fox Colleague: Your Tweets Are in 'Very Bad Taste' - Posted July 17, 2014
As news continued to unfold this afternoon on the downed Malaysia Airlines jet, Greta Van Susteren told one of her colleagues to temper his tweeting. Todd Starnes, who's a New York-based Fox New... [TVNewser]

Jill Abramson tells Greta: New York Times 'Plays it Straight' - Posted July 17, 2014
Jill Abramson spoke exclusively with Greta Van Susteren last night about her firing from the New York Times, the Obama administration's dealings with the press, and more. Greta also asked if her Fox colleagues are wrong to characterize the Times as a left-wing paper. "I think that isn't the right way to... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Crime Pays, Abramson Speaks, DC Unaware - Posted July 16, 2014
On Tuesday MSNBC began airing "Caught on Camera" and "Lockup" at 3am and 4amET replacing previous night's editions of "All In with Chris Hayes" and "The Rachel Maddow Show." CNN recently repla... [TVNewser]

The Jill Abramson Redemption Tour is Officially Underway - Posted July 16, 2014
Jill Abramson, the New York Times executive editor who was abruptly fired months ago -- has o... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Jill Abramson Redemption Tour is Officially Underway - Posted July 16, 2014
Jill Abramson, the New York Times executive editor who was abruptly fired months ago -- has o... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Vargas Detained, Released | Abramson Books Two Interviews - Posted July 16, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Vargas Detained, Released | Abramson Books Two Interviews - Posted July 16, 2014
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The Morning Ticker: Vargas, Van Susteren, McCarthy - Posted July 15, 2014
Jose Antonio Vargas, a journalist and undocumented immigrant whose film "Documented" recently aired on CNN, has been detained at the airport in McAllen, Texas. FNC's ... [TVNewser]

Team 'Press Pass' Prevails at National Journal's Political Pursuit - Posted July 10, 2014
[caption id="attachment_129185" align="alignright" width="360"] Winning team "Press Pass"[/caption] Last night at the Newseum, National Journal hosted its sixth annual Political Pursuit, a "game show" on political trivia with members of Congress, the press that cover them, and political "insiders." The evening was... [FishbowlDC]

Q2 2014 Ratings: Fox News #1 For 50 Straight Quarters, 150 Straight Months - Posted July 1, 2014
Fox News finished its 50th straight quarter and 150th straight month as the top-rated cable news network in June. Despite the milestone, Fox News -- like all the cable news networks -- was down compared to the same quarter last year, delivering its lowest quarter in the primetime A25-54 demographic in... [TVNewser]

Weekend Show Preview - 6.22.14 - Posted June 20, 2014
Who's on the talk shows this weekend? Glad you asked: Sunday: CBS's "Face the Nation" : Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL); Rep. Mike Rogers (R-MI); CBS's Mike ... [PRNewser]

FishbowlDC Top 5 Stories of the Week - Posted June 20, 2014
This week's top 5 stories across the site. 1 - First Look: National Journal Redesign, to Serve Chicken and Waffles on Capitol Hill 2 - ... [FishbowlDC]

Kate Bolduan, Mika Brzezinski, Norah O'Donnell to Interview Pres. Obama Today - Posted June 20, 2014
Two cable morning show anchors will be interviewing Pres. Obama today. CNN's "New Day" co-anchor Kate Bolduan and "Morning Joe" co-host ... [TVNewser]

Bill O'Reilly on 'Obama Basher,' 'Liberals,' and 'Anti-Obama Situation' at Fox News - Posted June 19, 2014
Bill O'Reilly went up and down the Fox News talent roster last night at New York City's 92nd Street Y, offering his take on his colleague's views on President Obama. "You have Doocy, who's an Obama basher," O'Reilly told colleague Geraldo Rivera, who interviewed him. "Then... [TVNewser]

Ratings: Hillary Clinton's Back-to-Back CNN, Fox News Interviews - Posted June 18, 2014
Hillary Clinton capped off the television portion of her book tour... [TVNewser]

Hillary Clinton's CNN Town Hall, Joint Interview with Bret Baier and Greta Van Susteren - Posted June 18, 2014
[caption id="attachment_128160" align="alignright" width="368"] Photo Credit: CNN's David Holloway[/caption] Rounding out weeks of interviews and exclusives on the topic of her new book Hard Choices, Hillary Clinton... [FishbowlDC]

Hillary Clinton Wraps Network Interviews with Town Hall on CNN, Ping Pong on Fox News - Posted June 17, 2014
Following ABC, CBS and NBC interviews last week, Hillary Clinton finished a round of network news interviews related to her new book, "Hard Choices," with a live town hall on CNN followed by a live joint interview today on Fox News.... [TVNewser]

FOX News' Greta Van Susteren Talks Hillary Clinton Interview Prep Ahead Tonight's Special - Posted June 17, 2014
FOX News Channel's Greta Van Susteren posted a video to her Facebook page late this afternoon previewing tonight's joint interview by her and Bret Baier of Hillary Clinton on the former Secretary of State's Hard Choices. In the video, Van Susteren calls out people's surprise of Clinton agreeing to sit... [FishbowlDC]

FOX News' Greta Van Susteren Talks Hillary Clinton Interview Prep Ahead Tonight's Special - Posted June 17, 2014
FOX News Channel's Greta Van Susteren posted a video to her Facebook page late this afternoon previewing tonight's joint interview by her and Bret Baier of Hillary Clinton on the former Secretary of State's Hard Choices. In the video, Van Susteren calls out people's surprise of Clinton agreeing to sit... [PRNewser]

Greta Van Susteren Has Received a Lot of Advice for Tonight's Hillary Clinton Interview - Posted June 17, 2014
Ahead of her and Bret Baier's joint interview with Hillary Clinton tonight, Greta Van Susteren took to her Facebook page to talk about the buildup to the interview. "I've gotten so much advice...almost to the point where it makes you a little nervous," Van Susteren said. "The big trick here is to... [TVNewser]

News Reporters Located Benghazi Terror Suspect Long Before the U.S. Government Did - Posted June 17, 2014
The arrest of Benghazi terror attack suspect Ahmed Abu Khattala Sunday, and revealed late this morning, begs an important question: can U.S. cable news channels locate a terror suspect more quickly than the U.S. government? Fox News, CNN, and CBS News were able to track down and interview Khattala after... [TVNewser]

Eric Cantor Loss is 'Shocking,' 'Stunning' and All-Encompassing on Cable News - Posted June 10, 2014
Jaws dropped in network newsrooms across the country tonight as House Majority Leader Eric Cantor lost his congressional primary to Tea Party challenger Dave Brat... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Monday, June 9 - Posted June 10, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 245 | MSNBC: 84 | CNN: 109 | HLN: 85 Primetime: FNC: 373 | MSNBC: 162 | CNN: 99 | HLN: 109 4p: 5p: 6p 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

CNN, NBC, FNC Specials on O.J. Simpson Murder Case, 20 Years Later - Posted June 10, 2014
Tonight at 9pmET, CNN's Kyra Phillips reports "O.J.'s Wild Ride: 20 Years After the Chase," looking back on the slow-speed pursuit of O.J. Simpson on the night of June 17, 1994... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren: Stephanopoulos Didn't Stop Susan Rice From Saying What She Meant - Posted June 4, 2014
A new round of criticism aimed at National Security Adviser Susan Rice for comments she made on Sunday shows; this time about her recent comments on "This Week with George Stephanopoulos." On Sunday, Rice said rescued Sgt. ... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: BBC News to Cut 500 | Networks Book Clinton - Posted June 4, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: BBC News to Cut 500 | Networks Book Clinton - Posted June 4, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

And the CBS News Interview with Hillary Clinton Goes To... - Posted June 3, 2014
Jane Pauley will interview Hillary Clinton on "CBS Sunday Morning" on June 15 as part of Clinton's book tour for "Hard Choices." The CBS interview rounds out the big three broadcasters, as well as CNN and Fox News, that have confirmed interviews with the presumptive presidential candidate. So here's the order: ABC:... [TVNewser]

Have Journalists Lost Their Guts? - Posted June 3, 2014
Dan Rather has covered almost everything across the journalism spectrum, including reporting from war zones in Vietnam and Afghanistan. But today, Rather thinks his industry has lost its guts, he ... [TVNewser]

Hillary Clinton to Hold Town Hall on CNN; Cynthia McFadden Gets NBC Interview - Posted June 3, 2014
Hillary Clinton's calendar is filling up with more TV news interviews tied to her new memoir. This morning CNN announced the former Secretary of State will take part in a live town hall meeting that will be moderated by CNN's ... [TVNewser]

Greta: 'I'm Not Very Happy with Myself' - Posted May 31, 2014
In her "Off the Record" commentary Friday night, Greta Van Susteren took herself to the woodshed for not doing more to bring light to the problems in the VA hospitals. As CNN's Drew Griffin told us late Friday, the media must now keep a sharp eye on what's happening to veterans'... [TVNewser]

Hillary Clinton: 'Definiton of Talking to Americans' Not Confined to Sunday Shows - Posted May 30, 2014
POLITICO reports exclusive excerpts from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's upcoming book "Hard C... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren on Passion for Jailed U.S. Marine: 'In My DNA' as Former Lawyer - Posted May 30, 2014
Greta Van Susteren interviewed jailed U.S. Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi, who's been jailed in Mexico for close to two months, last night on "On the Record." "I'm hoping maybe a month I'll be out of here, that would be great," Tahmooressi told Greta, adding that if it takes longer, it will be... [TVNewser]

POLITICO Lands Exclusive for Hard Choices Benghazi Chapter - Posted May 30, 2014
Hillary Clinton's forthcoming Hard Choices is again back in the spotlight after POLITICO exclusively obtained "Benghazi: Under Attack," the chapter that chronicles the September 2012 events in... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Prometheus Buys Mediabistro | FNC Books Clinton | Fox's Reilly to Step Down - Posted May 30, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Prometheus Buys Mediabistro | FNC Books Clinton | Fox's Reilly to Step Down - Posted May 30, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

FNC's Bret Baier and Greta Van Susteren Snag Hillary Clinton Interview - Posted May 29, 2014
What sounds more fun for Hillary Clinton than sitting down for an interview with Fox News' Bret Baier? Adding ... [FishbowlDC]

Bret Baier, Greta Van Susteren Get Joint Interview with Hillary Clinton - Posted May 29, 2014
As part of her book tour, former Secy. of State Hillary Clinton will be sitting for a joint interview with both FNC's Bret Baier and ... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren Interviews U.S. Marine Jailed in Mexico - Posted May 29, 2014
Greta Van Susteren must subscribe to the saying, "If at first you don't succeed, try, try again." Greta got off the air last night to the alert that she might be able to interview U.S. Marine Sgt. Andrew Tah... [TVNewser]

The Top Cable News Shows in May Were... - Posted May 29, 2014
Fox News had the top 14 programs in total viewers and the top eight programs in the key A25-54 demographic in May 2014. As usual, "The O'Reilly Factor" was the number one program in cable news in both total and demo viewers, averaging 2,136,000 total viewers and 308,000 demo viewers. "The... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Top Cable News Shows in May Were... - Posted May 29, 2014
Fox News had the top 14 programs in total viewers and the top eight programs in the key A25-54 demographic in May 2014. As usual, "The O'Reilly Factor" was the number one program in cable news in both total and demo viewers, averaging 2,136,000 total viewers and 308,000 demo viewers. "The... [FishbowlNY]

The Top Cable News Shows in May Were... - Posted May 29, 2014
Fox News had the top 14 programs in total viewers and the top eight programs in the key A25-54 demographic in May 2014. As usual, "The O'Reilly Factor" was the number one program in cable news in both total and demo viewers, averaging 2,136,000 total viewers and 308,000 demo viewers. "The... [TVNewser]

11 Media Women Comprise Forbes' List of World's 100 Most Powerful Women - Posted May 29, 2014
When Forbes released their list of The World's 100 Most Powerful Women, we couldn't help but wonder where media moguls landed on the list. Out of the 100 names, 11... [MediaJobsDaily]

11 Media Women Comprise Forbes' List of World's 100 Most Powerful Women - Posted May 29, 2014
When Forbes released their list of The World's 100 Most Powerful Women, we couldn't help but wonder where media moguls landed on the list. Out of the 100 names, 11... [TVNewser]

Forbes Names Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton to 100 Most Powerful Women List - Posted May 28, 2014
Forbes has released its list of the 100 Most Powerful Women, and as expected, DC was represented quite nicely. Number 2 on the list is Janet Yellen, chair of the Federal Reserve. Managing director of the IMF Christine Lagarde came in at number 5. 2016 De... [FishbowlDC]

DCNewsers In Profile: Greta, Andrea, Jake - Posted May 28, 2014
FNC's Greta Van Susteren has been deemed one of the 100 most powerful women in the world by Forbes, the only on-air journalist o... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Friday, May 23 - Posted May 27, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 171 | MSNBC: 100 | CNN: 70 | HLN: 101 Primetime: FNC: 170 | MSNBC: 126 | CNN: 88 | HLN: 101 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Friday, May 23 - Posted May 27, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 171 | MSNBC: 100 | CNN: 70 | HLN: 101 Primetime: FNC: 170 | MSNBC: 126 | CNN: 88 | HLN: 101 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Scoreboard: Friday, May 23 - Posted May 27, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 171 | MSNBC: 100 | CNN: 70 | HLN: 101 Primetime: FNC: 170 | MSNBC: 126 | CNN: 88 | HLN: 101 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [FishbowlNY]

Cable News Networks' Memorial Day Specials - Posted May 24, 2014
The cable news networks will air a slew of specials this Memorial Day Weekend. Megyn Kelly's "Kelly File" investigation into the VA Scandal airs at 9pmET tomorrow night. Kelly speaks with veterans and military experts about VA problems dating... [TVNewser]

How Much Did Greta Van Susteren Pay to Wait Outside a Mexican Prison? - Posted May 21, 2014
While waiting outside a Mexican prison to try and talk to jailed U.S. Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi, Greta Van Susteren engaged in some wheeling and dealing to find the perfect spot. // ... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Monday, May 19 - Posted May 20, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 250 | MSNBC: 89 | CNN: 72 | HLN: 91 Primetime: FNC: 282 | MSNBC: 154 | CNN: 112 | HLN: 91 4p: 5p: 6/6:30p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Scoreboard: Monday, May 19 - Posted May 20, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 250 | MSNBC: 89 | CNN: 72 | HLN: 91 Primetime: FNC: 282 | MSNBC: 154 | CNN: 112 | HLN: 91 4p: 5p: 6/6:30p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [FishbowlNY]

The Scoreboard: Monday, May 19 - Posted May 20, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 250 | MSNBC: 89 | CNN: 72 | HLN: 91 Primetime: FNC: 282 | MSNBC: 154 | CNN: 112 | HLN: 91 4p: 5p: 6/6:30p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

Barbara Walters Farewell: 'True, I Was the First Female Co-Host... But Also True, I Was a Flop' - Posted May 15, 2014
It was a star-studded farewell for Barbara Walters at New York City's Four Seasons restaurant tonight. From comedian Joan Rivers to commissioner ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Barbara Walters Farewell: 'True, I Was the First Female Co-Host... But Also True, I Was a Flop' - Posted May 15, 2014
It was a star-studded farewell for Barbara Walters at New York City's Four Seasons restaurant tonight. From comedian Joan Rivers to commissioner ... [FishbowlNY]

Weekend Changes at Fox News; Gregg Jarrett Taking Time Off for 'Personal Reasons' - Posted May 12, 2014
Fox News is making some changes to weekend programming, just as one of its longtime weekend anchors is taking time off. Fox News tells us Gregg Jarrett "requested time off for personal reasons and Fox obliged." Jarrett has been with FNC since ... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Wednesday, May 7 - Posted May 8, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 225 | MSNBC: 89 | CNN: 90 | HLN: 84 Primetime: FNC: 277 | MSNBC: 140 | CNN: 81 | HLN: 90 4p: 5p: 6/6:30p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren to Jon Stewart: '2 Wrongs Don't Make a Right' - Posted May 6, 2014
Greta Van Susteren responded to Jon Stewart skewering Fox N... [TVNewser]

The Top Cable News Shows in April Were... - Posted April 30, 2014
[gallery columns="4" ids="181922,199730,195563,178164"]Fox News had the top 14 cable news programs in total viewers and the top eight in the key A25-54 demographic for the month of April, 2014. "The O'Reilly Factor" was number one in both total and demo viewers, averaging 2,476,000 and 412,000, respectively. "The Kelly File" was second... [TVNewser]

The Top Cable News Shows in April Were... - Posted April 30, 2014
[gallery columns="4" ids="181922,199730,195563,178164"]Fox News had the top 14 cable news programs in total viewers and the top eight in the key A25-54 demographic for the month of April, 2014. "The O'Reilly Factor" was number one in both total and demo viewers, averaging 2,476,000 and 412,000, respectively. "The Kelly File" was second... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Top Cable News Shows in April Were... - Posted April 30, 2014
[gallery columns="4" ids="181922,199730,195563,178164"]Fox News had the top 14 cable news programs in total viewers and the top eight in the key A25-54 demographic for the month of April, 2014. "The O'Reilly Factor" was number one in both total and demo viewers, averaging 2,476,000 and 412,000, respectively. "The Kelly File" was second... [FishbowlNY]

The Scoreboard: Tuesday, April 29 - Posted April 30, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 210 | MSNBC: 125 | CNN: 154 | HLN: 91 Primetime: FNC: 281 | MSNBC: 229 | CNN: 187 | HLN: 118 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

Many Sides | Good Try | 90s Remix - Posted April 30, 2014
AgencySpy: Here's a powerful and thought-provoking campaign on issues facing the transgender community. TVNewser: Fox News' ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Many Sides | Good Try | 90s Remix - Posted April 30, 2014
AgencySpy: Here's a powerful and thought-provoking campaign on issues facing the transgender community. TVNewser: Fox News' ... [FishbowlNY]

Greta Van Susteren Has Some Free Legal Advice for Donald Sterling - Posted April 30, 2014
Fox News' Greta Van Susteren put on her legal hat last night to give embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling legal advice following his lifetime ban from the NBA. "Mr. Sterling, give it a rest...it's over, jigs up, get out, pay the fine, sell the Clippers as soon as you can,"... [TVNewser]

Friday WHC Weekend Guide - 8 Parties, One Night - Posted April 30, 2014
Yesterday we gave you a rundown of what's to come the Thursday before White House Correspondents' Weekend. Now we're back with everything taking place on Friday -a full-on cluster of eight events taking place throughout the city. Just keeping track of all of them has been a hassle! Check out the list,... [FishbowlDC]

TVNewsers Celebrate 10 Years of TVNewser - Posted April 29, 2014
In January 2004, a college student named Brian Stelter started CableNewser, a blog that covered the ins and outs of cable TV news. It quickly grabbed the attention of the people who work in all ranks of TV news: from top news executives, to gr... [TVNewser]

Howard Kurtz: Fox News 'Fell Seriously Short' on Cliven Bundy Coverage - Posted April 28, 2014
On "MediaBuzz" yesterday, Howard Kurtz criticized his network's coverage of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy's "blatantly racist comments" last week. "In my view, Fox News fell seriously short on this story on Thursday," Kurtz said, noting that throughout that day, there was virtually no mention of Bundy's comments until "Special Report with ... [TVNewser]

'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]

The Scoreboard: Thursday, April 24 - Posted April 25, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 212 | MSNBC: 104 | CNN: 97 | HLN: 80 Primetime: FNC: 340 | MSNBC: 192 | CNN: 150 | HLN: 93 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Scoreboard: Thursday, April 24 - Posted April 25, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 212 | MSNBC: 104 | CNN: 97 | HLN: 80 Primetime: FNC: 340 | MSNBC: 192 | CNN: 150 | HLN: 93 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [FishbowlNY]

The Scoreboard: Thursday, April 24 - Posted April 25, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 212 | MSNBC: 104 | CNN: 97 | HLN: 80 Primetime: FNC: 340 | MSNBC: 192 | CNN: 150 | HLN: 93 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

Sean Hannity Comes Out Against 'Repugnant' Cliven Bundy Comments - Posted April 24, 2014
Sean Hannity has been defending Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy during his standoff with the fed... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren 'Condemns' Cliven Bundy's Comments About African Americans - Posted April 24, 2014
Greta Van Susteren took to GretaWire this morning to "condemn" Nevada ra... [TVNewser]

The Sunday Ticker: Singing, Spying, Winning - Posted April 20, 2014
"CBS Sunday Morning" goes behind-the-scenes with some Billboard chart-topping nuns. The sisters of the Benedictines of Mary, Queen of Apostles in Missouri only speak for one hour a day, but they sing for five and have become rock stars in the classical music world. Glenn Greenwald gives his first post-Pulitzer Prize winning... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Sunday Ticker: Singing, Spying, Winning - Posted April 20, 2014
"CBS Sunday Morning" goes behind-the-scenes with some Billboard chart-topping nuns. The sisters of the Benedictines of Mary, Queen of Apostles in Missouri only speak for one hour a day, but they sing for five and have become rock stars in the classical music world. Glenn Greenwald gives his first post-Pulitzer Prize winning... [FishbowlNY]

The Sunday Ticker: Singing, Spying, Winning - Posted April 20, 2014
"CBS Sunday Morning" goes behind-the-scenes with some Billboard chart-topping nuns. The sisters of the Benedictines of Mary, Queen of Apostles in Missouri only speak for one hour a day, but they sing for five and have become rock stars in the classical music world. Glenn Greenwald gives his first post-Pulitzer Prize winning... [TVNewser]

What is Greta Van Susteren's TV News Dream? - Posted April 18, 2014
Greta Van Susteren made headlines yesterday for implying White House Press Secretary Jay Carney might be dreaming in suggesting the Obama administration is the most transparent in history; the other night she described her own dream as a TV news hos... [TVNewser]

Which of President Obama's 2012 Election Interviews Was the Toughest? - Posted April 17, 2014
White House Press Secretary Jay Carney's pick for President Obama's toughest 2012 election interview might surprise you. "Probably the toughest interview he had was with Jon Stewart," Carney told CBS' Chief White House Correspo... [TVNewser]

Will Ignoring Mass Killings Make Them Go Away? - Posted April 15, 2014
Following the shootings at Ft. Hood, TX earlier this month, Fox News' Megyn Kelly declared her show would not be reporting the names ... [TVNewser]

Greta Confronts Candidate Who Intends to Wage War on Fox News if He Wins Election - Posted April 13, 2014
This was almost too easy. On her show Thursday night, Greta Van Susteren confronted Virginia congressional candidate Mike Dickinson who, on Twitter, vowed to wage "war" on the Tea Party and on Fox News if he wins. "I don't have a problem with you, I have a problem with the company you... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Moore, Greta, Acevedo & Krauze - Posted April 9, 2014
Alison Moore has been named GM/EVP of TV Everywhere for NBCUniversal. In the new role, Moore will build a team to drive the consumer experience and develop marketing and strategy across NBCU networks. Moore is the GM/EVP of Daily Candy, which NBCU's is shutting down. ... [TVNewser]

Q1 2014 Ratings: Fox News #1 For 49th Consecutive Quarter - Posted April 1, 2014
Fox News finishes its 49th consecutive quarter and 147th consecutive month as the top-rated cable news network, besting the competition in both total day and primetime during the first quarter of 2014. In addition to delivering cable news' top 14 programs in total viewers and top seven programs i... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Q1 2014 Ratings: Fox News #1 For 49th Consecutive Quarter - Posted April 1, 2014
Fox News finishes its 49th consecutive quarter and 147th consecutive month as the top-rated cable news network, besting the competition in both total day and primetime during the first quarter of 2014. In addition to delivering cable news' top 14 programs in total viewers and top seven programs i... [FishbowlNY]

Q1 2014 Ratings: Fox News #1 For 49th Consecutive Quarter - Posted April 1, 2014
Fox News finishes its 49th consecutive quarter and 147th consecutive month as the top-rated cable news network, besting the competition in both total day and primetime during the first quarter of 2014. In addition to delivering cable news' top 14 programs in total viewers and top seven programs i... [TVNewser]

Fox News' Greta Van Susteren Does Google+ Hangout on Seattle Mudslide - Posted March 27, 2014
Fox News' Greta Van Susteren is an active tweeter, and she has also taken to Google+ Hangout. Today, she took time out of her Fox TV show preparation to host a hangout with Seattle-ba... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Skintight | Even Better Than the Real Thing | Good Call - Posted March 26, 2014
GalleyCat: Today in Creepy Stuff People Used To Do news, Harvard has found old books that were bound using human skin. AppNewser: Facebook ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Skintight | Even Better Than the Real Thing | Good Call - Posted March 26, 2014
GalleyCat: Today in Creepy Stuff People Used To Do news, Harvard has found old books that were bound using human skin. AppNewser: Facebook ... [FishbowlNY]

Greta: 'I'm sorry I got mad' - Posted March 26, 2014
Greta Van Susteren is sorry for calling Thailand "the lamest country of the day." Last week, at the height of the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Van Susteren took the country to task after authorities knowingly keeping radar information about the missing flight secret. On ... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Monday, March 24 - Posted March 25, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 293 | MSNBC: 136 | CNN: 276 | HLN: 93 Primetime: FNC: 377 | MSNBC: 183 | CNN: 293 | HLN: 119 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren May Not Be Welcome In Thailand Anytime Soon - Posted March 24, 2014
Greta Van Susteren is "uncivil," "careless," "rude," ... and right. Van Susteren took Thailand to task last Tuesday calling the nation, "the lamest country of the day," because it took the Royal Thai Air Force ten days to pr... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Greta Van Susteren May Not Be Welcome In Thailand Anytime Soon - Posted March 24, 2014
Greta Van Susteren is "uncivil," "careless," "rude," ... and right. Van Susteren took Thailand to task last Tuesday calling the nation, "the lamest country of the day," because it took the Royal Thai Air Force ten days to pr... [FishbowlNY]

Greta Van Susteren May Not Be Welcome In Thailand Anytime Soon - Posted March 24, 2014
Greta Van Susteren is "uncivil," "careless," "rude," ... and right. Van Susteren took Thailand to task last Tuesday calling the nation, "the lamest country of the day," because it took the Royal Thai Air Force ten days to pr... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Wednesday, March 19 - Posted March 20, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 304 | MSNBC: 120 | CNN: 261 | HLN: 84 Primetime: FNC: 421 | MSNBC: 204 | CNN: 351 | HLN: 102 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

Ratings: Fox News Primetime Back on Top, CNN Continues to See MH370 Boost - Posted March 19, 2014
Cable news viewers continue to be captivated by the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, now entering day 13. A few ratings notes from yesterday: Fox News is back on top in primetime, but CNN continues to see demo wins in certain daytime hours, particularly the late afternoon. After four weeknights... [TVNewser]

Bill O'Reilly Slams 'Painful' Malaysia Airlines Coverage. Greta: No One's Making You Watch - Posted March 19, 2014
There are different takes on the nonstop coverage of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 coming from Fox News hosts. On last night's "O'Reilly Factor," Bill O'Reilly took on TV news coverage, acknowledging the story is drawing high ratings, ... [TVNewser]

CNN's New Ratings Heights with Malaysia Airlines Mystery - Posted March 18, 2014
CNN's nonstop coverage of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 continued to pay off in the form of ratings wins throughout the weekend. Since the beginning of the coverage (March 8) through Sunday night, CNN has grown +68% in total viewers and +79% in A25-54 viewers in Total Day, and +72% in... [TVNewser]

Malaysia Air Mystery a Draw for CNN - Posted March 14, 2014
CNN's near nonstop coverage of the mystery of Malaysia Airlines flight 370 has boosted the network's ratings to new heights. For the third day in a row the network has come in second, to Fox News, in the cable ne... [TVNewser]

Coverage of Missing Malaysian Flight Continues on Cable News - Posted March 8, 2014
The cable networks continue coverage of downed Malaysian Airlines flight 370 which lost contact with air traffic control off the coast of Vietnam enroute to Beijing Saturday morning. The search for the aircraft, with 239 people on board, including at least three Americans, continues into t... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren Has Media Advice for Hillary Clinton - Posted February 28, 2014
The media has been covering the over 4,000 pages of previously confidential Clinton administration memos released this afternoon, and Fox News' Greta Van Susteren took to her ... [TVNewser]

POLITICO's 'Women Rule' 2014 Series Expands to New Cities - Posted February 27, 2014
POLITICO, in partnership with Google and the Tory Burch Foundation, announced earlier today their 2014 plans for Women Rule. This year the event series will expand to New York City and San Francisco, as well as continuing to host events ... [FishbowlDC]

Greta Van Susteren Thanks Fox News Critics - Posted February 27, 2014
Greta Van Susteren says she loves it when politicians criticize Fox News, encouraging them to "keep it up" so Fox can keep reaping the benefits. "I love it -- every time they get all revved up about Fox, we get the free advertising," Van Susteren said on her... [TVNewser]

Did Media Coverage of Controversial Arizona Bill Help Lead to Veto? - Posted February 27, 2014
All three cable news networks carried Arizona Governor Jan Brewer's press conference last night announcing her veto of a controversial bill that would allow businesses' and people to refuse service to LGBT people based on re... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Friday, February 21 - Posted February 24, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 225 | MSNBC: 125 | CNN: 70 | HLN: 93 Primetime: FNC: 240 | MSNBC: 166 | CNN: 84 | HLN: 121 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

What Greta Van Susteren Really Meant About Not Re-Signing at 10pm - Posted February 19, 2014
Greta Van Susteren is clearing up what she meant after a recent column quoted her as ... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren: 'Not Sure' She Would Have Re-Signed With Fox News for 10pm Show - Posted February 18, 2014
A Cindy Adams column highlights Greta Van Susteren's new evening enjoyments now that she is off-air at 8pm, and wheth... [TVNewser]

The Fox Ticker: Smith, Greta, Baier - Posted February 13, 2014
Shepard Smith chimed in on the Al Roker/Mayor Bill De Blasio feud this afternoon. "Man that Al Roker's mad...I don't know what's wrong with him," he said near the top of his show. ... [TVNewser]

Matthews, Maddow Win Demo Last Week - Posted February 10, 2014
With the Chris Christie bridge scandal still simmering, two MSNBC shows --"Hardball with Chris Matthews" and "The Rachel Maddow Show... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren: 'I Never Expected to be an Anchor on Television' - Posted February 8, 2014
"Red Eye" isn't the only Fox News show that had a birthday this week: Greta Van Susteren's "On the Record" celebrated 12 years on the air Tuesday. "It's pretty bizarre for me because I never expected to be an anchor on television. I was happy practicing law, teaching law, and lo... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren: 'I Never Expected to be an Anchor on Television' - Posted February 8, 2014
"Red Eye" isn't the only Fox News show that had a birthday this week: Greta Van Susteren's "On the Record" celebrated 12 years on the air Tuesday. "It's pretty bizarre for me because I never expected to be an anchor on television. I was happy practicing law, teaching law, and lo... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Greta Van Susteren: 'I Never Expected to be an Anchor on Television' - Posted February 8, 2014
"Red Eye" isn't the only Fox News show that had a birthday this week: Greta Van Susteren's "On the Record" celebrated 12 years on the air Tuesday. "It's pretty bizarre for me because I never expected to be an anchor on television. I was happy practicing law, teaching law, and lo... [FishbowlNY]

O'Reilly's Obama Interview Gets 4M Viewers, Maddow and O'Donnell Deliver Demo Wins - Posted February 4, 2014
Some ratings notes from primetime Monday night: the second part of Bill O'Reilly's interview with President Obama delivere... [morningmedianewsfeed]

O'Reilly's Obama Interview Gets 4M Viewers, Maddow and O'Donnell Deliver Demo Wins - Posted February 4, 2014
Some ratings notes from primetime Monday night: the second part of Bill O'Reilly's interview with President Obama delivere... [FishbowlNY]

O'Reilly's Obama Interview Gets 4M Viewers, Maddow and O'Donnell Deliver Demo Wins - Posted February 4, 2014
Some ratings notes from primetime Monday night: the second part of Bill O'Reilly's interview with Presid... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren Isn't a Fan of Presidential Interviews During Super Bowl - Posted February 3, 2014
Once again, Bill O'Reilly and President Obama generated a... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: MSNBC Announces New Shows | Tarantino Sues Gawker | Van Susteren Blasts Pundit - Posted January 28, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: MSNBC Announces New Shows | Tarantino Sues Gawker | Van Susteren Blasts Pundit - Posted January 28, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Fox News Belieber | Nightmare App | Super Bowl Glass - Posted January 24, 2014
TV Newser: Greta Van Susteren is definitely not alone. Because the journey of ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Fox News Belieber | Nightmare App | Super Bowl Glass - Posted January 24, 2014
TV Newser: Greta Van Susteren is definitely not alone. Because the journey of ... [FishbowlNY]

Greta Van Susteren on Bieber Arrest: 'I Plead Guilty. I Was Interested' - Posted January 24, 2014
After some news organizations avoided reporting on Justin Bieber yesterday, ... [TVNewser]

Weekend Show Preview: 1.24 - 1.26 - Posted January 24, 2014
Who's on the weekend shows this week? Glad you asked: CBS's "Face the Nation": Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX); Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY); Rep. ... [FishbowlDC]

The Scoreboard: Monday, January 6 - Posted January 7, 2014
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 243 | MSNBC: 140 | CNN: 100 | HLN: 91 Primetime: FNC: 275 | MSNBC: 170 | CNN: 106 | HLN: 152 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

2013 Ratings: Fox News, #1 For 12 Straight Years, Sheds Viewers Too - Posted January 2, 2014
Fox News remained on top in 2013, capping off its 12th consecutive year as the most-watched cable news network among both total viewers and A25-54 viewers. The channel, which finishes the year fourth among all cable networks, beat MSNBC and CNN combined in total viewers. But like its competition,... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren: Media 'Beat Up on' Pres. Obama - Posted December 23, 2013
In a roundtable discussion on Sunday's ABC "This Week," Fox News' Greta Van Susteren had strong words about President Obama's--and the media's-- performance at Friday's ... [TVNewser]

The 10 Biggest TV News Stories of 2013 - Posted December 23, 2013
How to describe a year in which TV news had more turnovers than Pepperidge Farm? Business as usual. The dramatic departures and arrivals of A-List talent weren't the only big story of 2013, of course. Two new networks launched. Fox News made some major changes in its prime-time line... [TVNewser]

Weekend Show Preview 12.20 - 12.22 - Posted December 20, 2013
Who's on the weekend shows this week? Glad you asked: --CBS's "Face the Nation": Former CIA Acting Director Michael Morell; authors Terry McMillan, Michael Connelly, George Saunders, and Rick Atkinson; Major Garrett, ... [FishbowlDC]

Greta Van Susteren Visits Syrian Refugee Camp in Iraq - Posted December 16, 2013
Greta Van Susteren visited a Syrian refugee camp in Iraq with Reverend Franklin Graham and his aid organization, Samaritan's Purse, this weekend. Van Susteren ... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Wednesday, December 11 - Posted December 12, 2013
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 283 | MSNBC: 126 | CNN: 85 | HLN: 66 Primetime: FNC: 367 | MSNBC: 177 | CNN: 118 | HLN: 71 4p: 5p: 6/6:30p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

CNN's Chris Cuomo Defends Interview With Brother, Governor Andrew Cuomo - Posted December 2, 2013
"New Day" anchor Chris Cuomo defended himself against scrutiny that he shouldn't have interviewed his older brother New York Governor Andrew Cuomo... [TVNewser]

Nov. 2013 Ratings: Fox News Primetime #2 Among All Cable Networks - Posted November 26, 2013
Fox News finished its 143rd consecutive month as the number one cable news network in November, beating MSNBC and CNN combined in both total day and primetime. FNC was second in all of cable news in primetime this month, finishing behind only ESPN. But like its competitors, Fox News saw double-di... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Nov. 2013 Ratings: Fox News Primetime #2 Among All Cable Networks - Posted November 26, 2013
Fox News finished its 143rd consecutive month as the number one cable news network in November, beating MSNBC and CNN combined in both total day and primetime. FNC was second in all of cable news in primetime this month, finishing behind only ESPN. But like its competitors, Fox News saw double-di... [FishbowlNY]

Nov. 2013 Ratings: Fox News Primetime #2 Among All Cable Networks - Posted November 26, 2013
Fox News finished its 143rd consecutive month as the number one cable news network in November, beating MSNBC and CNN combined in both total day and primetime. FNC was second in all of cable news in primetime this month, finishing behind only ESPN. But like its competitors, Fox News saw double-di... [TVNewser]

Ratings: Fox News Delivers Second-Highest Primetime Week of the Year - Posted November 12, 2013
Fox News had its second-highest rated week of the year in primetime last week, second only to the week of the Boston Marathon bombing in April. From 8pm to 11pmET, the network averaged 2,098,000 total viewers and 376,000 A25-54 viewers, ranking second in all of cable. By comparison, MSNBC averaged 716,000 total... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Wednesday, October 30 - Posted October 31, 2013
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 312 | MSNBC: 106 | CNN: 75 | HLN: 86 Primetime: FNC: 396 | MSNBC: 127 | CNN: 67 | HLN: 93 4p: 5p: 6/6:30p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11/11:30p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

October 2013 Ratings: Fox News #1 For 142 Consecutive Months - Posted October 29, 2013
As usual, Fox News was the top-rated cable news channel in October, closing in on 12 straight years at number one in total day and primetime. Fox News ranked third in primetime and fourth in total day among all ad-supported cable channels for the month. But like its competition, the network... [morningmedianewsfeed]

October 2013 Ratings: Fox News #1 For 142 Consecutive Months - Posted October 29, 2013
As usual, Fox News was the top-rated cable news channel in October, closing in on 12 straight years at number one in total day and primetime. Fox News ranked third in primetime and fourth in total day among all ad-supported cable channels for the month. But like its competition, the network... [FishbowlNY]

Fox News Primetime Delivers Highest-Rated Night Since Launch of New Lineup - Posted October 23, 2013
Fox News' expanded primetime delivered its most-watched night Tuesday since the new lineup debuted, averaging 2,534,000 total viewers and 454,000 A25-54 viewers from 8 to 11pmET. FNC beat MSNBC, CNN and HLN combine... [TVNewser]

Gutfeld Compares Matthews to Doorknob - Posted October 22, 2013
Man, Chris Matthews just can't win on Fox News. First, ... [FishbowlDC]

Chris Matthews Weighs In On Politics, MSNBC To Larry King, ABC News - Posted October 18, 2013
MSNBC host Chris Matthews continues his book tour. The latest appearances are on ABC News/ web video series "Politics Confidential" with Jonathan Karl, and on Larry King's politics program for Ora TV. Matthews talked to King about the politics ... [TVNewser]

Fox News' New Primetime Lineup Day One Ratings - Posted October 8, 2013
Fox News Channel's primetime lineup debuted last night. The channel's one new primetime program, "The Kelly File," debuted to 2.07 million total viewers and 289,000 viewers in the adults 25-54 demo. That placed the program second in the demo behind MSNBC's "R... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Fox News' New Primetime Lineup Day One Ratings - Posted October 8, 2013
Fox News Channel's primetime lineup debuted last night. The channel's one new primetime program, "The Kelly File," debuted to 2.07 million total viewers and 289,000 viewers in the adults 25-54 demo. That placed the program second in the demo behind MSNBC's "R... [FishbowlNY]

Fox News' New Primetime Lineup Day One Ratings - Posted October 8, 2013
Fox News Channel's primetime lineup debuted last night. The channel's one new primetime program, "The Kelly File," debuted to 2.07 million total viewers and 289,000 viewers in the adults 25-54 demo. That placed the program second in the demo behind MSNBC's "R... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Monday, October 7 - Posted October 8, 2013
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 276 | MSNBC: 168 | CNN: 140 | HLN: 61 Primetime: FNC: 319 | MSNBC: 293 | CNN: 145 | HLN: 70 4p: 5p: 6/6:30p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11/11:30p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

Here Are The Highlights From FNC's New Primetime - Posted October 8, 2013
Last night Fox News debuted its reworked primetime lineup, starting with "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" at 7 PM, holdover "The O'Reilly Factor" at 8 PM, new program "The Kelly File" at 9 PM and "Hannity" in its new 10 PM timeslot. Megyn Kelly opened her new program with an... [TVNewser]

Fox News Promos Preview New Lineup - Posted October 5, 2013
Next week marks the debut of Fox News Channel's new lineup of programming. From Shepard Smith's new role as breaking news anchor, to "On the Record" at 7 PM, Megyn Kelly at 9 PM and "Hannity" at 10 PM, the lineup that has stayed mostly untouched for over a decade will... [TVNewser]

5 Journos, 5 Views of Unnamed Sources - Posted October 4, 2013
In continuing with our series on examining different issues in journalism by picking the brains of Washington journalists (or those who work for D.C. news outlets), we have... [PRNewser]

In New Fox News Schedule, Changes to Overnights Too - Posted October 3, 2013
As part of the programming shuffle next week on Fox News Channel, there will be some changes to the overnight hours. The one original production, "Red Eye" which airs at 3amET, will continue t... [TVNewser]

In New Fox News Schedule, Changes to Overnights Too - Posted October 3, 2013
As part of the programming shuffle next week on Fox News Channel, there will be some changes to the overnight hours. The one original production, "Red Eye" which airs at 3amET, will continue t... [morningmedianewsfeed]

In New Fox News Schedule, Changes to Overnights Too - Posted October 3, 2013
As part of the programming shuffle next week on Fox News Channel, there will be some changes to the overnight hours. The one original production, "Red Eye" which airs at 3amET, will continue t... [FishbowlNY]

Greta 'Angled' For 7pm Fox News Timeslot - Posted October 2, 2013
Starting Monday, Greta Van Susteren will be getting home from work several hours earlier than she has been for the last 10 years. Van Susteren's show moves from 10pmET to 7pmET as Fox News undergoes a ... [TVNewser]

Cable News Channels Plan Special Coverage For Government Shutdown Showdown - Posted September 30, 2013
With the strong possibility of a government shutdown happening tonight, the general cable news channels and the business news channels are planning to have special coverage this evening. Fox News will have its usual primetime lineup until 11 PM, when a second, live hour of "On the Record with ... [TVNewser]

'The Real Story with Gretchen Carlson' To Debut At 2 PM On Fox News September 30 - Posted September 25, 2013
Fox News has confirmed that former "Fox & Friends" co-host Gretchen Carlson will be taking over the 2 PM hour on the network starting Monday. "The Real Story with Gretchen Carlson" will be preceded by an of "America's News HQ," co-a... [TVNewser]

Man Who Was Misidentified As Navy Yard Shooter By NBC And CBS Speaks Out - Posted September 20, 2013
Retired Navy chief petty officer Rollie Chance, who was misidentified as the perpetrator in the Navy Yard shootings early this week by NBC News and CBS News, is speaking out about what it's like to have the media erroneously call you a killer. Chance made his first (and so far only) TV... [TVNewser]

Afternoon Reading List 09.18.13. - Posted September 18, 2013
Media blames violent video games for aggressive behavior: Political blogger Oliver Willis of MediaMatters posted a ... [FishbowlDC]

In 17 Years, FNC Has Made 5 Evening Changes; CNN and MSNBC Have Made 75 - Posted September 17, 2013
For those of you keeping score at home: this is just the fifth time in 17 years that Fox News has made changes to primetime. By comparison, CNN and MSNBC have changed their line-up a ... [TVNewser]

Fox News Announces New Primetime Lineup: Van Susteren at 7, Kelly at 9, Hannity at 10 - Posted September 17, 2013
Fox News has announced a revamped primetime lineup that will launch in October, ending months of speculation about new timeslots for ... [TVNewser]

Rampage at DC Navy Yard - Posted September 16, 2013
Police say three shooters are behind a rampage at the Navy Yard in Southeast Washington DC. One of the shooters is "down," according to police, but two remain at large. Shots rang out around 8:20am. The Washington Post ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Rampage at DC Navy Yard - Posted September 16, 2013
Police say three shooters are behind a rampage at the Navy Yard in Southeast Washington DC. One of the shooters is "down," according to police, but two remain at large. Shots rang out around 8:20am. The Washington Post ... [FishbowlNY]

CNNers Get Chummy on Red Carpet - Posted September 12, 2013
Want to know how CNNers really feel about one another? Then watch Hollywood on the Potomac's Janet Donovan's red carpet video of the "Crossfire" fire party from Tuesday night. In it, you can see ... [FishbowlDC]

New Fox News Deal for Shepard Smith as Network Begins Program Changes - Posted September 12, 2013
Breaking: Shepard Smith has signed a new multi-year deal with Fox News Channel in which he will become the primary breaking news anchor for the network. In the process, he will lose his 7pmET "Fox Report," while his 3pmET prog... [morningmedianewsfeed]

New Fox News Deal for Shepard Smith as Network Begins Program Changes - Posted September 12, 2013
Breaking: Shepard Smith has signed a new multi-year deal with Fox News Channel in which he will become the primary breaking news anchor for the network. In the process, he will lose his 7pmET "Fox Report," while his 3pmET prog... [FishbowlNY]

CNN "Crossfire" Party Packs a Punch - Posted September 11, 2013
"It was terr i fy ying," said CNN "Crossfire" host Van Jones, careful to enunciate every syllable when asked about his first night on the job. At least at the Cr... [PRNewser]

CNN "Crossfire" Party Packs a Punch - Posted September 11, 2013
"It was terr i fy ying," said CNN "Crossfire" host Van Jones, careful to enunciate every syllable when asked about his first night on the job. At least at the Cr... [FishbowlDC]

Coverage Plans for President Obama's Speech - Posted September 10, 2013
The broadcast and cable news networks have planned special reports ahead of President Obama's primetime address tonight. Here's what they have planned for the speech, which is scheduled for 9pmET. NBC News: Brian... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted September 9, 2013
"Really, it's for display only." -- TIME's Mark Halperin on his facial hair this morning as the "Morning Joe" crew again razzed him for him and tried to touch it. Sighting: Yoko Ono... [FishbowlDC]

CNN Anchor Stands By Tweet Critical of Rush Limbaugh Children's Book - Posted September 6, 2013
On Twitter Thursday, CNN daytime anchor Carol Costello add... [TVNewser]

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]

The Scoreboard: Tuesday, August 27 - Posted August 28, 2013
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 248 | MSNBC: 130 | CNN: 122 | HLN: 102 Primetime: FNC: 385 | MSNBC: 212 | CNN: 179 | HLN: 114 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

August 2013 Ratings: Fox News, Far Out Front, Posts Lowest Demo Ratings Since 2001 - Posted August 27, 2013
Fox News remained on top of the cable news leaderboard in August, marking 140 months at #1 in total viewers and drawing more viewers than MSNBC, CNN and HLN combined in both total day and primetime. But the network declined across the board year-over-year and posted its lowest ratings in the... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted August 23, 2013
DOG DAYS OF AUGUST: "Perfect way to end a long day." -- ... [FishbowlDC]

Greta Van Susteren: Anonymous Sources Are Full of S#!& - Posted August 22, 2013
The thing to like about Fox News' Greta Van Susteren is that she marches to her own drummer and doesn't worry about who she might upset, including the volatile PR-wing of her company. Wednesday was no exception as she went on ... [FishbowlDC]

Greta on Fired Fox Exec: I Couldn't Pick Him Out of a Line Up! - Posted August 21, 2013
Fox News host Greta Van Susteren has ... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Thursday, August 15 - Posted August 16, 2013
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 207 | MSNBC: 112 | CNN: 108 | HLN: 84 Primetime: FNC: 267 | MSNBC: 123 | CNN: 109 | HLN: 90 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Scoreboard: Thursday, August 15 - Posted August 16, 2013
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 207 | MSNBC: 112 | CNN: 108 | HLN: 84 Primetime: FNC: 267 | MSNBC: 123 | CNN: 109 | HLN: 90 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [FishbowlNY]

The Scoreboard: Thursday, August 15 - Posted August 16, 2013
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 207 | MSNBC: 112 | CNN: 108 | HLN: 84 Primetime: FNC: 267 | MSNBC: 123 | CNN: 109 | HLN: 90 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

The Return Of Donald Trump - Posted August 14, 2013
Reality TV host Donald Trump pretends he is going to run for President every four years. It is something he has done since the 2000 election, when he mused running as a third-party candidate, and it came up again in 2004... [TVNewser]

Report: Megyn Kelly Moving to 'Hannity' Timeslot on Fox News - Posted August 8, 2013
Megyn Kelly is set to take over the 9pmET hour when she returns from maternity leave this Fall, according to the Drudge Report. Fox News announced a ... [TVNewser]

The Morning Ticker: Deggans, Gavin, Greta - Posted August 2, 2013
Eric Deggans, the media critic at the Tampa Bay (formerly St. Petersburg) Times for nearly 18 years, is leaving the paper to become the first TV critic for NPR. He joins in October. "After years of serving as an NPR fan and occasional contributor, I'll ge... [TVNewser]

As Radio Negotiations Continue, Rush Limbaugh Plans Hourlong Fox News Visit - Posted July 30, 2013
With Cumulus Media saying publicly that it plans to drop Rush Limbaugh and Sean Hannity at the end of the year, the pair of talkers are calmly mak... [TVNewser]

Larry King Now Also POLITICKING - Posted July 26, 2013
Did you know that Larry King has two shows on the Ora.tv network? He continues to do his weekday half-hour chat program Larry King Now. And since the beginning of June, King is also chairing a separate weekly half-hour politics-focused conversation called POLITICKING with Larry King. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Larry King Now Also POLITICKING - Posted July 26, 2013
Did you know that Larry King has two shows on the Ora.tv network? He continues to do his weekday half-hour chat program Larry King Now. And since the beginning of June, King is also chairing a separate weekly half-hour politics-focused conversation called POLITICKING with Larry King. ... [FishbowlNY]

Carlos Dangerously-Named Journos - Posted July 24, 2013
Anthony Weiner admitted yesterday to using the online alias Carlos Danger to carry on a strange Internet affair with a 22-year-old woman. If you're anything like us, that got you wondering how Weiner came up with such a great alias. Already having graced the news media by havin... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Stelter to Host on CNN | Snowden Can Exit Airport | Layoffs at NBC News - Posted July 24, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Stelter to Host on CNN | Snowden Can Exit Airport | Layoffs at NBC News - Posted July 24, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

The Evening Ticker: 'Reliable,' GretaWire, Netflix - Posted July 11, 2013
CNN's "Reliable Sources" has tapped NPR media reporter David Folkenflik to guest-host this weekend. Folkenflik was one of the reporters that grilled Howard Kurtz after he departed The Daily Beast.... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Evening Ticker: 'Reliable,' GretaWire, Netflix - Posted July 11, 2013
CNN's "Reliable Sources" has tapped NPR media reporter David Folkenflik to guest-host this weekend. Folkenflik was one of the reporters that grilled Howard Kurtz after he departed The Daily Beast.... [FishbowlNY]

Afternoon Reading List 07.11.13. - Posted July 11, 2013
Why MSNBC's ratings suck -- MSNBC has been the subject of news rather than just a broadcaster of it lately, due to its sharp decline in ratings in the first half of 2013. National Journal's ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted July 11, 2013
OFFICE CAKE DISASTER: "Staff cake - worst cake cutting job in world" -- FNC's ... [FishbowlDC]

Cable, Broadcast Networks Cover San Francisco Plane Crash - Posted July 6, 2013
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Cable, Broadcast Networks Cover San Francisco Plane Crash - Posted July 6, 2013
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Cable, Broadcast Networks Cover San Francisco Plane Crash - Posted July 6, 2013
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Greta Van Susteren Edits Reaction to Her Fox News Future - Posted July 3, 2013
When the news broke yesterday that Megyn Kelly was going to primetime for Fox News, ... [TVNewser]

Why Should Megyn Kelly Have To Replace Someone In Primetime? - Posted July 3, 2013
With the news yesterday that Megyn Kelly will be getting a primetime program later this year when she returns from maternity leave, specula... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Megyn Kelly to Primetime | WaPo Editorial Panned | Chozick's Clinton Beat - Posted July 3, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Megyn Kelly to Primetime | WaPo Editorial Panned | Chozick's Clinton Beat - Posted July 3, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Megyn Kelly Moving to Primetime at Fox News - Posted July 2, 2013
Megyn Kelly is moving to primetime for Fox News Channel, the network announced this afternoon. But to which hour is not known. Since 2010, Kelly has anchored the two-hour afternoon show "America Live." "Megyn is an exceptional talent who ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Megyn Kelly Moving to Primetime at Fox News - Posted July 2, 2013
Megyn Kelly is moving to primetime for Fox News Channel, the network announced this afternoon. But to which hour is not known. Since 2010, Kelly has anchored the two-hour afternoon show "America Live." "Megyn is an exceptional talent who ... [FishbowlNY]

Megyn Kelly Moving to Primetime at Fox News - Posted July 2, 2013
Megyn Kelly is moving to primetime for Fox News Channel, the network announced this afternoon. But to which hour is not known. Since 2010, Kelly has anchored the two-hour afternoon show "America Live." "Megyn is an exceptional talent who ... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren On Howard Kurtz: 'He's Taken a Couple of Slaps at Me Over The Years, and I Slap Right Back at Him' - Posted June 27, 2013
Larry King interviewed Fox News anchor Greta Van Susteren today on his Ora.TV talk show, "Larry King Now." Van Susteren answered questions from social media, talked about her ... [TVNewser]

Sarah Palin To Make Return To Fox News Monday, Co-Hosting 'Fox & Friends' - Posted June 15, 2013
Former Alaska Governor and Republican VP nominee Sarah Palin surprised the media world with the announcement that she would be returning to Fox News as a political contributor. The company said she would make her return to the channel Monday. Well, according to "On the Record" host ... [TVNewser]

Cincinnati's WXIX Takes The Lead in IRS Scandal Story - Posted June 5, 2013
Cincinnati FOX affiliate WXIX found itself with a front row seat on a national story after it was revealed the IRS had been targeting conservative political groups. After all, one of the IRS offices at the center of the controversy was in Cincinnati, making it a local story. ... [TVSpy]

Morning Chatter - Posted June 4, 2013
Quotes of the Day The Observer "You have to admit, a Senator Geraldo would NOT be dull." -- FNC's Greta Van Susteren on the prospects of her colleague G... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted June 3, 2013
Quotes of the Day "Writing is a socially acceptable form of getting naked in public." -- Rio-based author Paulo Cuelo. "Check out this dog's two toned tongue - wasn't easy to get pic of it." -- FNC's ... [FishbowlDC]

Weather Channel's Tornado Hunt Truck Destroyed by Tornado - Posted May 31, 2013
A severe line of weather stretching from Oklahoma City to St. Louis has kept the cable news channels in extended coverage tonight and destroyed at least one Tornado Hunt truck operated by the Weather Channel. Meteorologist Mike Bet... [TVNewser]

Megyn Kelly Takes on Dobbs, Erickson: 'Who Died and Made You Scientist-in-Chief?' - Posted May 31, 2013
Megyn Kelly took on Fox Business host Lou Dobbs and Fox News contributor Eri... [TVNewser]

Female Peers Try to De-Wad Erick Erickson's Twisted Panty Tirade - Posted May 31, 2013
Female peers of RedState and FNC's Erick Erickson took to the web Thursday to play mommy to a grown man, offering unsolicited advice over his declaration that women ought not be the family breadwinners. After Pew released the news... [FishbowlDC]

The Morning Ticker: Greta, Amanpour, BBC - Posted May 31, 2013
Greta Van Susteren is not happy with some of her colleagues. The FNC anchor and prolific blogger took to GretaWire to ask: "Have these men lost their minds?" speaking of FBN host ... [TVNewser]

May 2013 Ratings: Fox News Gains Total Viewers, Loses Younger Viewers - Posted May 29, 2013
Fox News maintained its dominant position atop the cable news leaderboard in May, posting its highest-rated month since last November in both Total Viewers and primetime. But despite double digit gains in Total Viewers, the network was down in the A25-54 demo for the month. The ratings for May, 2013 (Nielsen Live... [TVNewser]

FNC's Van Susteren Named 97th 'Most Powerful' Woman - Posted May 22, 2013
Forbes' annual "100 Most Powerful Women in the World" list published Wednesday. Included on the list is Fox News anchor Greta Van Susteren in the 97th slot. The ... [FishbowlDC]

Diane Sawyer, Greta Van Susteren Make Forbes Most Powerful Women List - Posted May 22, 2013
Diane Sawyer and Greta Van Susteren have made Forbes' 2013 list of the World's Most Powerful Women. Sawyer ... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted May 21, 2013
Quotes of the Day "News helicopters being told to back off because HWY Patrol can't hear people crying for help #tornado #oklahoma" -- Robin Marsh, news anchor in Oklahoma City. Fallout: Bri... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted May 20, 2013
Quotes of the Day "Hmm which to choose?" -- ABC's Martha Raddatz with accompanying photograph. ... [FishbowlDC]

The Scoreboard: Monday, May 13 - Posted May 14, 2013
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 316 | MSNBC: 97 | CNN: 162 | HLN: 134 Primetime: FNC: 424 | MSNBC: 171 | CNN: 207 | HLN: 178 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

Fish Food: Media Matters Forgets AP Story - Posted May 14, 2013
(A sprinkling of things we think you ought to know) AP-DOJ conflict doesn't matter to Media Matters-- Media Matters for America, the progressive watchdog dedicated to discrediting conservative media, has no coverage of the A... [FishbowlDC]

The Ticker: Greta, Cuomo, Champion - Posted May 7, 2013
Greta Van Susteren will anchor "On the Record" from Cleveland tonight covering the rescue of three women missing for a decade. Van Susteren covered Gina DeJes... [TVNewser]

Megyn Kelly Renews Fox News Contract - Posted May 7, 2013
Fox News "America Live" anchor Megyn Kelly has signed a new contract with the cable channel, according to Bri... [TVNewser]

Kurtz Commended For Facing Fire - Posted May 6, 2013
Howard Kurtz's apology, delivered on live national television Sunday, has been received as any dramatic apology would be. Some people are buying it. Some aren't. On his CNN media news program "Reliable Sources," Kurtz off... [FishbowlDC]

The Lunchtime Ticker: Agus, COPS, Kurtz - Posted May 6, 2013
CBS News is beefing up its medical unit with the addition of Dr. David Agus as a contributor. Agus joins Dr. Jon LaPook and Dr. Holly Phillips, and he will report on a wide range of medical issues for the CBS news broadcasts. More info below.... [TVNewser]

April 2013 Ratings: Fox News Number Two In All Of Cable - Posted April 30, 2013
The Boston bombing and subsequent manhunt, as well as the horrific Texas fire led to a huge news month in April, and Fox News led the pack among the cable news channels. The ratings for April, 2013 (Nielsen Live + Same Day data): Primetime (Mon-Sun): 2,016,000 Total Viewers / 389,000 A25-54 T... [TVNewser]

Cable News Networks Fodder for Obama, O'Brien at White House Correspondents' Dinner - Posted April 27, 2013
The cable news networks were a prime target for both President Obama and Conan O'Brien at Saturday night's White House Correspondents' Dinner, held at the Washington D.C. Hilton. Obama kicked off his remarks by acknowledging Fox News s... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Cable News Networks Fodder for Obama, O'Brien at White House Correspondents' Dinner - Posted April 27, 2013
The cable news networks were a prime target for both President Obama and Conan O'Brien at Saturday night's White House Correspondents' Dinner, held at the Washington D.C. Hilton. Obama kicked off his remarks by acknowledging Fox News s... [FishbowlNY]

Why Does Matt Kassel Hate Big Butts? - Posted April 26, 2013
URGENT question for The New York Observer's ... [FishbowlDC]

Who's Excited for WHCD Now? - Posted April 23, 2013
After former NBC News anchor Tom Brokaw chastised the D.C. press corps. last year for participating in the increasingly glamorized White House Correspondents' Dinner, the collective national news media has moved to tone things down. Is that goo... [FishbowlDC]

At Camp Greta, Vomiting at Liberal Dinner Parties is Perfectly Acceptable - Posted April 22, 2013
Where we check in with Oprah Van Susteren and her rambunctious fans. There's never a dull moment at Gretawire, the blog of FNC anchor Greta Van Susteren where her wily and dedicated fans let loose on w... [FishbowlDC]

Networks Extend Coverage, Plan Specials for Boston Manhunt - Posted April 19, 2013
The broadcast networks have expanded their coverage into the late-morning as the manhunt for 19-year-old Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev intensifies. The networks are preparing for extended coverage throughout the d... [TVNewser]

Greta 'Taking a Pass' on the White House Correspondents' Dinner This Year - Posted April 11, 2013
Greta Van Susteren's husband John P. Coale sitting between Lindsay Lohan and Kim Kardashian at the 2012 White House Correspondents' Dinner. She was famous ... [TVNewser]

Q1 2013 Ratings: Fox News #1 For 45 Quarters - Posted April 2, 2013
Fox News continued its dominant hold of the leaderboard in the first quarter of 2013, marking 45 consecutive quarters as the highest-rated cable news network. But like CNN and MSNBC, Fox News is down for the quarter. The ratings for Q3 2013 (Nielsen Live + Same Day data): Primetime (Mon-Sun): ... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren Feels Bad About Her Stalker's Death - Posted March 28, 2013
Fox News' Greta Van Susteren took to Gretawire this morning to write about her experi... [TVNewser]

WaPo's Wemple Gets Amnesia on TBD - Posted March 28, 2013
Either WaPo's Erik Wemple got a heady PTSD reaction from writing his incredible suckup piece on Politico (headlined "Politico aces ... [FishbowlDC]

The Scoreboard: Monday, March 25 - Posted March 26, 2013
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 255 | MSNBC: 104 | CNN: 106 | HLN: 163 Primetime: FNC: 346 | MSNBC: 160 | CNN: 96 | HLN: 152 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: FNC... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Scoreboard: Monday, March 25 - Posted March 26, 2013
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 255 | MSNBC: 104 | CNN: 106 | HLN: 163 Primetime: FNC: 346 | MSNBC: 160 | CNN: 96 | HLN: 152 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: FNC... [FishbowlNY]

The Scoreboard: Monday, March 25 - Posted March 26, 2013
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 255 | MSNBC: 104 | CNN: 106 | HLN: 163 Primetime: FNC: 346 | MSNBC: 160 | CNN: 96 | HLN: 152 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: FNC... [TVNewser]

Author Of Roger Ailes Bio Makes TV News Rounds - Posted March 19, 2013
The author of the new biography of Fox News CEO Roger Ailes, Zev Chafets, is making the TV news rounds this week to promote the book. Yesterday Chafets appeared on ABC's "Good Morning America," CNN's "The Situation Room" and Fox News Channel's "Hannity." Today he will be a guest on "On the... [TVNewser]

Camp Gretawire - Posted March 11, 2013
In which we check in with Gretawire to see what Oprah Van Susteren is chatting about and what her boisterous fan club is saying back. When Fox News anchor Greta Van Susteren blogs, her tight-knit... [FishbowlDC]

Katrina vanden Heuvel Lectures Anderson Cooper - Posted February 28, 2013
Just as we were flipping around the cable news networks last night looking for a fresh take on the Oscar Pistorious murder case, a new look at those blades at least, we realized no one was on it. So we settled for the next best thing: CNN's A... [FishbowlDC]

Greta Van Susteren's Husband John Coale Battling Cancer - Posted February 28, 2013
Attorney, TV commentator and political adviser John Coale is battling cancer. His wife, Fox News Channel anchor ... [TVNewser]

February 2013 Ratings: Fox News On Top Despite Year-Over-Year Declines - Posted February 26, 2013
Fox News remains the top cable news network, beating MSNBC and CNN combined in both Total Day and primetime for the month of February. Despite being up for the month, Fox News -- like the other cable news networks -- was down year-over-year. The ratings for February, 2013 (Nielsen Live + Same... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Thursday, February 14 - Posted February 15, 2013
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 276 | MSNBC: 140 | CNN: 189 | HLN: 93 Primetime: FNC: 321 | MSNBC: 245 | CNN: 296 | HLN: 116 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: FNC... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Greta, Harris, Harlem Shake - Posted February 13, 2013
Greta Van Susteren will be anchoring tonight's "On the Record" from Big Bear, CA covering the Christopher Dorner story. Perhaps she'll get someone on the record who can sort it all out. FNC's Harris Faulkner ... [TVNewser]

The TVNewser Twitter Index: The Most-Followed Primetime Cable News Shows - Posted February 9, 2013
This week in the TVNewser Twitter Index, we are taking a look at primetime cable news shows, and how they stack up on the social network. It is important to note some discrepancies in the numbers up front. The tracker is looking at the followers of shows, not hosts, that is for... [TVNewser]

State of the Union Coverage: Fox News - Posted February 8, 2013
Bret Baier will anchor Fox News' State of the Union coverage beginning at 8:55pmET Tuesday. Baier will be joined by Juan Williams, ... [TVNewser]

11 Years Of 'On The Record with Greta Van Susteren' - Posted February 4, 2013
Tonight, Fox News Channel's "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" celebrates 11 years on the channel. In honor of the anniversary, Van Susteren recalled her top 11 moments on the show, and answered questions from fans ... [TVNewser]

First Lady Tampers With Unborn Baby To Keep Husband In ABC's 'Scandal' - Posted February 1, 2013
On ABC's political drama "Scandal" last night, viewers were treated to a plot that would make even the ice-covered Hillary Clinton say, "Damn, that's cold." Having just suffered a serious head injury from an attempted assassination, the fictional President Fitzgera... [FishbowlDC]

Hillary Clinton Makes The Rounds In Advance Of Her Departure - Posted January 30, 2013
In her last full week as Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton made the TV rounds to talk about U.S. foreign policy and her own legacy. The interviews were serious, wide-ranging, and not too confrontational. Clinton even threw in a bit of praise for CNN during that network's interview. After the interviewer Jill... [TVNewser]

January 2013 Ratings: Fox News Down Compared To Last Year - Posted January 29, 2013
With January complete, Fox News has completed 11 straight years of being number one in cable news in both primetime and total day. That said, the network saw significant ratings declines in January--particularly in the pivotal adults 25-54 demographic--though its perch remains unthreatened for now. The ratings for January, 2013: ... [TVNewser]

Hillary Clinton Grants Fox News Exit Interview, As Bill O'Reilly Talks To Colin Powell - Posted January 28, 2013
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is granting an exit interview to Fox News Channel's "On the Record with ... [TVNewser]

John Dickerson Under Fire - Posted January 23, 2013
CBS Political News Director John Dickerson is defending himself from critics who say he has exposed his personal favoritism for President Obama. Last week, Dickerson wrote a ... [FishbowlDC]

The Scoreboard: Thursday, January 17 - Posted January 18, 2013
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 254 | MSNBC: 151 | CNN: 130 | HLN: 88 Primetime: FNC: 330 | MSNBC: 217 | CNN: 172 | HLN: 109 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: FNC... [TVNewser]

A Little Birdy Tells Us... - Posted January 16, 2013
That Paula Broadwell is the big get for this year's White House Correspondent's Dinner. Last year it was actress and perpetual bad girl Lindsay Lohan, who was a guest of FNC's Greta Van Susteren... [FishbowlDC]

Inauguration 2013: Fox News Coverage Plans - Posted January 15, 2013
Fox News Channel's 2013 Presidential Inauguration coverage will begin Sunday morning and continue through Monday night, with Bret Baier and Megyn Kelly... [TVNewser]

The Top Cable News Programs Of 2012 Were... - Posted January 4, 2013
With the final 2012 ratings now in, we can take a look back at what the most-watched cable news programs were in 2012. Note that this does not include special programming like elections or debates, just regularly scheduled shows. The number one show on cable news in both total viewers and the... [TVNewser]

2012 Ratings: Fox News Number One For 11 Straight Years - Posted January 4, 2013
2012 saw Fox News mark 11 years as the number one cable news channel in total viewers and the demo, though the election didn't provide much in the way of a ratings bump, with the network only up a bit in total viewers, and down slightly in the demo. Primetime: 2.043 million... [TVNewser]

Cable News Talks Current TV Sale - Posted January 4, 2013
The sale of Current TV to Al Jazeera has also been making waves on competing cable news channels. On Fox News, the bulk of the coverage has been anti-Al Gore and anti Al Jazeera, while CNN took a more analytical approach. On "The O'Reilly Factor," Bill O'Reilly dedicated his "Talking Points" to... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren Demands 'Prominent' Correction from Tina Brown - Posted January 2, 2013
Fox News host Greta Van Susteren has taken ... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted December 17, 2012
Quotes of the Day "No White House photos from family meetings. But the family of Emilie Parker, who was 6, released this on their own." -- Paul Brandus of West Wing Reports. TIPS FROM THE POOL, IN... [FishbowlDC]

Connecticut School Shooting: Coverage Plans For This Evening - Posted December 14, 2012
[caption id="attachment_158807" align="alignright" width="300"] Credit: Shannon Hicks, The Newtown Bee[/caption] With the tragic shooting at an elementary school in Newtown, CT, the broadcast networks and cable news channels are changing up their plans tonight. All three of the evening news anchors, ... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted December 11, 2012
Quotes of the Day SEAT WITH A VIEW: "Fantastic morning window view on Amtrak to DC." -- Callie Schweitzer, Director of Marketing and Project... [FishbowlDC]

The Morning Ticker: 'Axelstache,' King, Faux FNC Study - Posted December 10, 2012
Democratic strategist David Axelrod has already shaved his mustache on "Morning Joe," but he can't help himself, and is taking his mustache-shaving ways to CNN. Alex Castellanos, a Republican strategist and CNN contributor, says that if they can secure another 500 contributions for Axelrod's charity, then ... [TVNewser]

Greta: Administration Still 'Trying To Punish' Fox News - Posted November 21, 2012
Early this month, we noted that Fox News anchor Greta Van Susteren took to her blog GretaWire to argue that... [TVNewser]

Camp Gretawire - Posted November 20, 2012
In which we check in with Gretawire to see what Van Susteren is chatting about and what her boisterous fan club is saying back. Take a gander at Fox News' Greta Van Susteren "Gretawire" blog. She... [FishbowlDC]

How Cable News Covered The Israel/Gaza Conflict Last Night - Posted November 20, 2012
... [TVNewser]

Maddow, O'Donnell Win Demo Last Week, But Fox News Still on Top in Primetime - Posted November 19, 2012
Fox News held its usual perch as the top cable news channel in primetime for the week of November 12-16, but two of MSNBC's programs -- "The Rachel Maddow Show" and "The Last Word with ... [TVNewser]

FNC Sizes Up Megyn Kelly's Future - Posted November 12, 2012
The Daily Beast's Howard Kurtz writes about Fox News anchor Megyn K... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted November 7, 2012
Quotes of the Day - Election Banter "Holy. Cow. The magic wall... Is ON THE FLOOR" -- The Atlantic Associate Editor Brian Fung. ... [FishbowlDC]

When Greta Attacks: 'WaPo Editorial Board Attends Too Many Inside D.C. Cocktail Parties' - Posted November 6, 2012
Hell hath no fury like a Greta Van Susteren scorned. In a recent editorial, WaPo admitted they dropped the ball on the Benghazi murders st... [FishbowlDC]

The Scoreboard: Sunday, November 4 - Posted November 6, 2012
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 356 | MSNBC: 240 | CNN: 163 | HLN: 114 Primetime: FNC: 445 | MSNBC: 354 | CNN: 156 | HLN: 119 ... [TVNewser]

Dispatches From The Partisan Cable Wars - Posted November 6, 2012
The New York Times' Jeremy Peters writes about the hyper-partisan world of cable news. There is a lot of familiar territory there for r... [TVNewser]

The Top Cable News Programs In October 2012 Were... - Posted November 3, 2012
October 2012 was a big one for cable news, thanks in large part to the Presidential debates, and the final leg of the campaign. The debates help boost programs, generating a "halo effect" that had an impact on the top cable news programs. Fox News Channel led the way as usual,... [TVNewser]

FNC and Fox's Election Night Plans - Posted November 2, 2012
Fox News Channel will have Megyn Kelly and Bret Baier anchoring on election night, while ... [TVNewser]

October 2012 Ratings: Fox News Tops All Cable Channels - Posted November 1, 2012
October 2011 was a big one for cable news, with the Presidential debates and the final leg of the campaign generating huge numbers for cable news. Fox News was the biggest beneficiary, placing number one in primetime among all ad-supported cable channels for the month. The last time FNC placed number... [TVNewser]

TV Responds to Trump's Latest BS - Posted October 25, 2012
Had enough Trump for a lifetime or two? Too bad! This morning our colleagues at TVNewser posted an amusing roundup of the TV networks' varied responses to his moronic "offer" to donate money to the President's charity of choice as long as Obama releases his school and passport re... [PRNewser]

How The Networks Handled Trump's Publicity Stunt - Posted October 25, 2012
Reality TV host Donald Trump launched a new publicity stunt Wednesday in which he said he would give $5 million to a charity of President Obama's choice, so long as the President releases his school and Passport records "To Mr Trump's satisfaction." Trump appeared on CNN's "... [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]

Greta To President Obama: Come On My Show! - Posted October 22, 2012
Following in the footsteps of NBC's "Meet the Press" and Fox's "Fox News Sunday," FNC "On the Record" host ... [TVNewser]

D.C. Lawyer Who Repped Hostages in 'Argo' Faced Down Death Threats and Love - Posted October 19, 2012
The story portrayed in Ben Affleck's new movie, Argo, has a special place for attorney John Coale, who is married to FNC anchor Greta Van Susteren. For one thing, back in the day he represented thr... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted October 17, 2012
Quotes of the Day -- The Debate Edition "Someone wrote me an email and said they thought the Secret Service was going to intervene." -- Politico's Mike Allen early this morning on MSNBC's "Morni... [FishbowlDC]

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]

Greta Van Susteren: 'It scares me that the campaigns and candidates may be a bunch of scaredy cats' - Posted October 15, 2012
Fox News anchor Greta Van Susteren ... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted October 3, 2012
Quotes of the Day "It's so hard to talk these days." -- FNC's Greta Van Susteren in reaction to V.P. Joe Biden's "gaffe" yesterday. "He's gotta recognize that he's gonna be double teamed. Jim Lehrer is part of the cultural left so Mitt is going to have to communicate past Lehrer ... [FishbowlDC]

Q3 2012 Ratings: Fox News' Bill O'Reilly Marks 50 Straight Quarters at #1 - Posted October 2, 2012
Fox News continued its dominant hold on the cable news leaderboard in the third quarter of 2012. Led by Bill O'Reilly's "The O'Reilly Factor," which just completed its 50th straight quarter at #1, the network claimed the top 10 programs in cable new... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Q3 2012 Ratings: Fox News' Bill O'Reilly Marks 50 Straight Quarters at #1 - Posted October 2, 2012
Fox News continued its dominant hold on the cable news leaderboard in the third quarter of 2012. Led by Bill O'Reilly's "The O'Reilly Factor," which just completed its 50th straight quarter at #1, the network claimed the top 10 programs in cable new... [FishbowlNY]

The Scoreboard: Monday, October 1 - Posted October 2, 2012
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 320 | MSNBC: 224 | CNN: 99 | HLN: 74 Primetime: FNC: 421 | MSNBC: 395 | CNN: 127 | HLN: 68 ... [TVNewser]

Kelly, Baier to Lead Fox News' Debate Coverage - Posted October 2, 2012
Fox News has set coverage plans for the first Presidential debate, which will take place Wednesday night from the University of Denver in Colorado. Bret Baier and Megyn Kelly... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren is the Second Greatest Political Mind of our Time - Posted September 26, 2012
Hotline's Editor-in-Chief Reid Wilson has been crowned "Greatest Political Mind of our Time" after winning Comedy Central's Indecision Game smartphone tournament challenge. Wilson came out ahead of Fox News host ... [TVNewser]

Maddow Beats Hannity In Demo Last Week, Though FNC Remains Primetime Leader - Posted September 24, 2012
Last week kicked off with a ratings bang, as MSNBC topped Fox News Channel Monday and Tuesday in primetime in the key news demo of adults 25-54. Now, with the ratings for Wednesday-Friday in, we c... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Maddow Beats Hannity In Demo Last Week, Though FNC Remains Primetime Leader - Posted September 24, 2012
Last week kicked off with a ratings bang, as MSNBC topped Fox News Channel Monday and Tuesday in primetime in the key news demo of adults 25-54. Now, with the ratings for Wednesday-Friday in, we c... [FishbowlNY]

Maddow Beats Hannity In Demo Last Week, Though FNC Remains Primetime Leader - Posted September 24, 2012
Last week kicked off with a ratings bang, as MSNBC topped Fox News Channel Monday and Tuesday in primetime in the key news demo of adults 25-54. Now, with the ratings for Wednesday-Friday in, we c... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren: Network News Anchors 'Delusional' If They Think They Aren't Biased - Posted September 21, 2012
Fox News Channel's Greta Van Susteren took to her blog to respond to ... [TVNewser]

MSNBC Tops Fox News On Back-To Back Nights In Primetime Demo - Posted September 19, 2012
Last night, for the second night in a row, MSNBC beat Fox News in primetime (8-11pm) in the key adults 25-54 demo. On Monday MSNBC averaged 471,000 demo viewers to Fox News Channel's 469,000. On Tuesday, MSNBC drew 575,000 demo viewers, to FNC's 526,000. We will have the full ratings numbers... [TVNewser]

Cablers Cover Late Reaction from Mitt Romney Over Undercover Video - Posted September 18, 2012
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Morning Chatter - Posted September 18, 2012
QUOTES of the DAY "I dunno how politicians wake up each morning and forget every phone everywhere is a multimedia recording device, but thank god they do." -- BuzzFeed Washington Bureau Chief John Stant... [FishbowlDC]

Who's Winning Comedy Central's (Secret) Political Trivia Tournament? - Posted September 15, 2012
The political conventions are a busy two weeks in the news business, but a handful of reporters and anchors managed to find time in Tampa and Charlotte to compete in a clandestine political trivia tournament on Comedy Central's "Indecision Game" app. Reporters and pundits from several news outlets -- i... [TVNewser]

Blogs Point Fingers at Media on Romney's Libya Views - Posted September 13, 2012
Both President Obama and GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney have had their say on the Libya incident, in which a U.S. ambassador was killed Tuesday. Now several bloggers have loaded their guns and are pointing them at the news media. Romney was widely criticized for his c... [FishbowlDC]

Need a Lift at the DNC? Call on Fox News - Posted September 4, 2012
As they did in Tampa for the RNC, Fox News has decked out a fleet of SUVs for use by delegates and attendees of the DNC. I noticed the SUVs parked in downtown Charlotte, and the drivers asking people if they wanted rides. Fox News tells us they have 10 cars offering... [TVNewser]

August 2012 Ratings: Fox News Takes Primetime Hit - Posted August 28, 2012
Cable news viewership took a hit in August, mostly due to NBC's stellar Olympics ratings. Even dominant Fox News saw drops in primetime, down -9% in Total Viewers and down -31% in the demo vs. August 2011. FNC still ranked as the third most-watched cable channel in primetime in August, behind... [TVNewser]

14 Media Women Comprise Forbes' List of World's 100 Most Powerful Women List - Posted August 23, 2012
When Forbes releases their annual rankings, people listen so their latest list is no different. Their World's 100 Most Powerful Women list was released and out of the 100 names, 14 women are in media. Congrats to the power women! ... [TVNewser]

14 Media Women Comprise Forbes' List of World's 100 Most Powerful Women List - Posted August 23, 2012
When Forbes releases their annual rankings, people listen so their latest list is no different. Their World's 100 Most Powerful Women list was released and out of the 100 names, 14 women are in media. Congrats to the power women! ... [MediaJobsDaily]

Diane Sawyer, Christiane Amanpour, Greta Van Susteren Among 'World's Most Powerful Women' - Posted August 22, 2012
Forbes released this year's list of the "100 Most Powerful Women," and women in media are very well-represented. Among TV news personalities, "ABC World News" anchor ... [TVNewser]

Bret Baier And Megyn Kelly To Lead Fox News Channel's RNC Coverage - Posted August 21, 2012
Fox News has announced its coverage plans for the RNC. Special primetime coverage will run each night from 10-11:30 PM, anchored by Bret Baier and Megyn Kelly... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Greta/Ryan, ABC/Univision, C-SPAN/Conventions - Posted August 17, 2012
Wisconsin native and Fox News anchor Greta Van Susteren will anchor a special edition of "On the Record" tonight focusing on the life and career of Rep. Paul Ryan, the presumptive GOP VP nominee. The special features interviews with Ryan's friends, family and neighbors in Janesville, Wisc. ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker (Paul Ryan Edition): Brit, Greta, Dan - Posted August 13, 2012
FNC's Brit Hume gets the first sit-down solo interview with GOP VP candidate Paul Ryan. Hume talks with Ryan tomorrow in Denver. Portions will air throughout the day, with the full interview on "Special Report with Bret Baier" at 6... [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]

Greta Van Susteren Makes An Offer To The Woman Who Sued Her - Posted August 9, 2012
Fox News host Greta Van Susteren was one of the anchors sued by a New York Ci... [TVNewser]

NYC Business Owner Sues Fox News Hosts Bill O'Reilly and Greta Van Susteren - Posted August 9, 2012
A New York City business owner is suing Fox News hosts Bill O'Reilly and Greta Van Susteren, as well as reporter ... [TVNewser]

Afternoon Chatter - Posted July 31, 2012
Quotes of the Day TIPS FROM THE POOL...INTO THE DEEP END "Note from earlier: On the way to tonight's fundraiser, the press van spotted a New Yorker giving the motorcade his middle finger. Unclear whether it was for the president, the press, the traffic jam or something else entirely." --... [FishbowlDC]

'Press is a Modified Petting Zoo' on Romney Foreign Trip, Says Greta - Posted July 30, 2012
The foreign interviews with U.S. presidential candidate Mitt Romney continue. Romney's sitdown with Fox News Channel's Greta Van Susteren airs tonight and ... [TVNewser]

The Morning Ticker: de Nies, Vieira, Van Susteren... - Posted July 27, 2012
Former ABC News correspondent Yunji de Nies is joining Honolulu station KITV as news anchor. Starting Sept. 10, de Nies will co-anchor the 6 and 10pm newscasts. de Nies left ABC News in June, returning to her native Hawaii. Tonight on NBC she'll be co-hosting the London O... [TVNewser]

Spotted: Maureen Orth in Nantucket - Posted July 20, 2012
On Thursday afternoon Vanity Fair's Maureen Orth, mother of NBC's Luke Russert, was spotted buying Sunflowers at Moor... [FishbowlDC]

Colorado Shooting: News Show Changes, Primetime Specials Planned - Posted July 20, 2012
[caption id="attachment_138511" align="alignright" width="325" caption="Reporter Amanda Kost from Denver station KMGH Tweets this photo from outside the Aurora, CO theater"][/caption] The tragic shooting in Colorado is forcing many TV news programs to throw out their ... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted July 13, 2012
Quotes of the Day Greta dines on Dots and lives to regret it "Just decided...will never eat DOTS again (feel sick)....dinner at the Fox Breakroom vending machine gets old fast." -- FNC's Gr... [FishbowlDC]

Jose Baez: WFTV is 'the Worst Tabloid Channel' - Posted July 5, 2012
Today is the one-year anniversary of Casey Anthony's acquittal in the death of her daughter, Caylee. Anthony's attorney, Jose Baez, has just release... [TVSpy]

Jose Baez on Casey Anthony Trial, Geraldo Rivera, Nancy Grace and that ABC News $200K Payment - Posted July 5, 2012
Time flies, doesn't it? It was a year ago today that a Florida jury acquitted Casey Anthony in the death of her toddler daughter Caylee. Now, ... [TVNewser]

A Hot and Sweaty Morning Outside SCOTUS - Posted June 28, 2012
It was a hot and messy morning for news media at the Supreme Court. The temperature was in the sweaty upper 80s and in addition to all the reporters, crammed onto the court's sidewalk were TV camera crews (with their all their chunky equipment), tourists looking for real celebrities and hundreds... [FishbowlDC]

How Tom Brokaw Will Factor in to Tonight's Radio & TV Correspondents Dinner - Posted June 8, 2012
The 68th Annual Radio & Television Correspondents Association dinner will be held tonight at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in DC. This is the dinner without the Kardashians ... or Louis C.K. FishbowlDC's Be... [TVNewser]

Fishbowl5 With CNN's Jay McMichael - Posted June 8, 2012
Tonight is the Radio & TV Correspondents' Dinner, Washington's second most popular dinner party of the year. Some 1300 people are expected to attend. House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) is the featured House member. Entertainment is comedian Wayne Brady. Brady stepped in after the kerf... [FishbowlDC]

Fishbowl5 With CNN's Jay McMichael - Posted June 8, 2012
Tonight is the Radio & TV Correspondents' Dinner, Washington's second most popular dinner party of the year. Some 1300 people are expected to attend. House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) is the featured House member. Entertainment is comedian Wayne Brady. Brady stepped in after the kerf... [PRNewser]

A Luxxerious Afternoon of Botox & Bites - Posted June 8, 2012
Malcolm Mitchelle displays his bruschetta appetizer, while Dr. Hakki displays his appetizer, breast implants. Photo credit: David Phillipich. "The days of Greta ... [FishbowlDC]

Cable Networks Schedule Primetime Coverage of Wisconsin Recall Election - Posted June 4, 2012
Polls close in the Wisconsin recall election tomorrow night at 9pmET/8pmCT. The cable news networks will cover the results throughout primetime programming. Here's what they have planned. On Fox News, Bret Baier will anc... [TVNewser]

Greta To Anchor From Wisconsin - Posted June 2, 2012
The pride of Appleton, Greta Van Susteren is taking her show to the Badger State. Last night's "On the Record" previewed Tuesday's recall election of Wisconsin Governor ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Greta To Anchor From Wisconsin - Posted June 2, 2012
The pride of Appleton, Greta Van Susteren is taking her show to the Badger State. Last night's "On the Record" previewed Tuesday's recall election of Wisconsin Governor ... [FishbowlNY]

May 2012 Ratings: Despite Declines, Fox News Still Far Out Front - Posted May 30, 2012
As usual, Fox News comes in first among the cable news channels in May, but even the perennial ratings leader was not immune to a decline this month. Compared to May 2011, FNC is down -6% in Total Vie... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Trump Trump Trump, CNN International, Lauer and Deutsch on CNN - Posted May 30, 2012
Cable news just can't get enough Donald Trump. After his grilling on CNN yesterday, Trump appeared on Fox News Channel's "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren." The tone was much more collegial, even as Van Susteren pressed Trump on the "birther" issue. Video of the appearance is after the jump.... [TVNewser]

Mediaite's Family Circus - Posted May 29, 2012
The good folks over at Mediaite sure had a fantastic Memorial Day weekend. And by fantastic, we mean they stuck their heads in a meat grinder and pressed the on button. No, no, that's not exactly true. What they actually did was engage in warfare with The Daily Beast columnist and... [FishbowlDC]

Liz Claman Joins ABC's 'This Week' Roundtable - Posted May 25, 2012
Liz Claman is the latest Fox anchor to make a guest appearance on ABC's "This Week." The Fox Business Network anchor will join the roundtable on Sunday. A few weeks ago, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Liz Claman Joins ABC's 'This Week' Roundtable - Posted May 25, 2012
Liz Claman is the latest Fox anchor to make a guest appearance on ABC's "This Week." The Fox Business Network anchor will join the roundtable on Sunday. A few weeks ago, ... [FishbowlNY]

Lawrence O'Donnell Tops Greta Van Susteren In The Demo at 10 PM - Posted May 18, 2012
What a week for anomalous ratings days! Earlier this week, we noted that CNN's Piers Morgan saw only 39,000 demo viewers on Tuesday night, way down from his average,... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Lawrence O'Donnell Tops Greta Van Susteren In The Demo at 10 PM - Posted May 18, 2012
What a week for anomalous ratings days! Earlier this week, we noted that CNN's Piers Morgan saw only 39,000 demo viewers on Tuesday night, way down from his average,... [FishbowlNY]

Lawrence O'Donnell Tops Greta Van Susteren In The Demo at 10 PM - Posted May 18, 2012
What a week for anomalous ratings days! Earlier this week, we noted that CNN's Piers Morgan saw only 39,000 demo viewers on Tuesday night, way down from his average,... [TVNewser]

Chris vs. Chris: Who is the Better Man? - Posted May 17, 2012
The next time FNC's Chris Wallace and MSNBC's Chris Matthews are contestants on Power Player "Jeopardy," hopefully producers will pit them against each other. Then we might be able to determine just which Chris is more appealing. In the meantime, we'll improvise. In the game show that aired Monday, Matthews played against... [PRNewser]

Chris vs. Chris: Who is the Better Man? - Posted May 17, 2012
The next time FNC's Chris Wallace and MSNBC's Chris Matthews are contestants on Power Player "Jeopardy," hopefully producers will pit them against each other. Then we might be able to determine just which Chris is more appealing. In the meantime, we'll improvise. In the game show that aired Monday, Matthews played against... [FishbowlDC]

Van Susteren, Coale Get Kudos for Kardashian, Lohan - Posted May 11, 2012
When the rest of the world steps out, you always want someone to step in. The White House Correspondents Insider, a website whose Editor-in-Chief is none other than Publicist WHCD Garden Brunch hostess Tammy Haddad, has doled out first-ever award to Fox News' ... [PRNewser]

Greta Van Susteren: 'I Am Game' For a Celebrity-Free White House Correspondents' Dinner - Posted May 8, 2012
On Sunday's "Meet the Press," NBC's Tom Brokaw said it's "time to rethink" the White House Correspondents' Dinner, ... [TVNewser]

What Did Greta Think of her 'This Week' Turn? - Posted May 7, 2012
In case you missed it, Fox News' Greta Van Susteren found herself on the other side yesterday as she was a gu... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren on 'This Week' Assesses the 2012 Presidential Race - Posted May 6, 2012
Jake Tapper, filling in on "This Week" this morning, asked Fox News's Greta Van Susteren to join the roundtable. Much of the discussion focused on the 2012 presidential race with Van Susteren arguing Pres. Obama has lost much of the voter enthusiasm he enjoyed in 2008. "He spoke to the nation... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Greta Van Susteren on 'This Week' Assesses the 2012 Presidential Race - Posted May 6, 2012
Jake Tapper, filling in on "This Week" this morning, asked Fox News's Greta Van Susteren to join the roundtable. Much of the discussion focused on the 2012 presidential race with Van Susteren arguing Pres. Obama has lost much of the voter enthusiasm he enjoyed in 2008. "He spoke to the nation... [FishbowlNY]

Greta Van Susteren on 'This Week' Assesses the 2012 Presidential Race - Posted May 6, 2012
Jake Tapper, filling in on "This Week" this morning, asked Fox News's Greta Van Susteren to join the roundtable. Much of the discussion focused on the 2012 presidential race with Van Susteren arguing Pres. Obama has lost much of the voter enthusiasm he enjoyed in 2008. "He spoke to the nation... [TVNewser]

Gossip Scribe Calls WHCD Weekend an 'Acid Trip' - Posted April 30, 2012
Heard on the Hill gossip columnists Neda Semnani and Warren Rojas were in high spirits at Atlantic Media owner ... [FishbowlDC]

Did Greta Van Susteren's Husband Have the Best Seat in the House? - Posted April 29, 2012
As you know by now, Greta Van Susteren invited two Kardashians and a Lohan to the White House Correspondents' Dinner last night. Not surprisingly, Kim Kardashian and ... [TVNewser]

Did Greta Van Susteren's Husband Have the Best Seat in the House? - Posted April 29, 2012
As you know by now, Greta Van Susteren invited two Kardashians and a Lohan to the White House Correspondents' Dinner last night. Not surprisingly, Kim Kardashian and Lindsay Lohan (and ... [FishbowlLA]

The Three Musketeers - Posted April 29, 2012
John Coale with his BFF's: Attorney and husband to FNC's Greta Van Susteren, at the White House Correspondents' dinner with Lindsay Lohan (she's the one wearing, ahem, a little red lipstick)... [FishbowlDC]

Spotted: Slate's Weigel at 'First Amendment' Party - Posted April 28, 2012
At The Atlantic's "First Amendment" party, co-hosted by NJ and Funny or Die, Friday night FBDC ran into Slate's one and only Dave Weigel beaming and flanked by two female friends including Politico me... [FishbowlDC]

TIME & People Throw WHCA Cocktail Party - Posted April 28, 2012
The parties are underway in Washington D.C. ahead of the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner. Last night at the St. Regis, TIME and People threw a cocktail party with drop-ins from a bunch of boldface tvnewsers all enjoying custom flavored custards by Shake Shack. TIME's Managing Edi... [TVNewser]

Back Talk | Tweet Attack | Quantity and Quality - Posted April 27, 2012
FishbowlDC: Greta Van Susteren is probably not going to see ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Back Talk | Tweet Attack | Quantity and Quality - Posted April 27, 2012
FishbowlDC: Greta Van Susteren is probably not going to see ... [FishbowlNY]

Ask Piranhamous Anything - Posted April 27, 2012
Here's the latest installment of "Ask Piranhamous Anything." And we do mean anything. Send your queries 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 care. Try to keep your... [FishbowlDC]

Greta Van Susteren Responds to Criticism From Jimmy Kimmel, Meghan McCain - Posted April 27, 2012
Fox News' Greta Van Susteren is responding to criticism from Jimmy Kimmel and ... [TVNewser]

WHCD Celebrity Roundup - Posted April 27, 2012
This weekend Hollywood types will begin parachuting into D.C. for the White House Correspondents' Dinner. The event takes place Saturday evening but there are plenty of pre-dinner receptions and cocktail parties taking place between now and then to catch the celebs. Here's a roundup of who you might expect to run ... [FishbowlDC]

FNC's Van Susteren Pushes Back at Kimmel, McCain - Posted April 27, 2012
... [FishbowlDC]

Kimmel's 'F--k Them' Moment in Politico - Posted April 26, 2012
With Jimmy Kimmel headlining the White House Correspondents' Dinner this weekend, Politico's Patrick Gavin recently sat down with the late night talk show host in Los Angeles. The pub released a snippet of the interview today in which Gavin asked Kimmel to weigh in on Louis C.K. dropping out of the... [PRNewser]

Kimmel's 'F--k Them' Moment in Politico - Posted April 26, 2012
With Jimmy Kimmel headlining the White House Correspondents' Dinner this weekend, Politico's Patrick Gavin recently sat down with the late night talk show host in Los Angeles. The pub released a snippet of the interview today in which Gavin asked Kimmel to weigh in on Louis C.K. dropping out of the... [FishbowlDC]

WaPo's Reliable Source Notoriously Late, Won't Attribute - Posted April 26, 2012
WaPo's flagship gossip column "The Reliable Source" isn't exactly setting a good example these days. Sure, we know it's loathsome to have to attribute to someone else. But that's the breaks and the way it goes if you want to be respected by your peers. But "The UnReliable Source" plays by its... [FishbowlDC]

Greta Van Susteren Invites Lindsay Lohan As Guest to WHCA Dinner - Posted April 24, 2012
In 2010, it was Kim Kardashian. ... [TVNewser]

BREAKING: FNC's Greta Van Susteren and hubby John Coale Land Lindsay Lohan for White House Correspondents' Dinner - Posted April 24, 2012
Fox News's Greta Van Susteren and her husband,... [FishbowlDC]

BREAKING: FNC's Greta Van Susteren and hubby John Coale Land Lindsay Lohan for White House Correspondents' Dinner - Posted April 24, 2012
Fox News's Greta Van Susteren and her husband,... [PRNewser]

Newsers Prep for TIME 100 Gala - Posted April 24, 2012
The TIME 100 gala is tonight at Time Warner Center's Frederick P. Rose Hall. The annual list celebrates those the magazine has deemed the 100 Most Influential People in the World. Among them ... [TVNewser]

Larry King Returns To Cable News To Remember Dick Clark - Posted April 19, 2012
Former CNN host Larry King has returned to cable news to honor his friend and fellow broadcasting legend Dick Clark. King made a few appearances on CNN, including on "John King USA," as well as the show hosted by his replacement, Piers Morgan... [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]

North Korea Opens Up, As American Journalists Move In - Posted April 9, 2012
North Korea is slowly beginning to open up to more foreign media following the death of Kim Jong Il late last year. ABC News correspondent Bob Woodruff will be reporting from the country all this week. Likewise, NBC's Richard Engel is in the country and filed a report this morning on... [TVNewser]

Greta Reports False Alarm at FNC - Posted April 6, 2012
The fire alarms sounded at FNC last night and Greta Van Susteren was there to cover it. She reported on her Gretawire blog just after midnight that the building alarm went off during her 10 p.m. program, "On the Record." She had be... [FishbowlDC]

Donald Trump, Star Jones, Wendy Williams, Plus Dish on the New Dark Shadows Movie - Posted April 4, 2012
Who knew there was a pre-Easter rush? Michael's dining room was jam packed today with moguls (Donald Trump!), fashion mavens (Rachel Roy, ... [FishbowlLA]

Donald Trump, Star Jones, Wendy Williams, Plus Dish on the New Dark Shadows Movie - Posted April 4, 2012
Who knew there was a pre-Easter rush? Michael's dining room was jam packed today with moguls (Donald Trump!), fashion mavens (Rachel Roy, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Donald Trump, Star Jones, Wendy Williams, Plus Dish on the New Dark Shadows Movie - Posted April 4, 2012
Who knew there was a pre-Easter rush? Michael's dining room was jam packed today with moguls (Donald Trump!), fashion mavens (Rachel Roy, ... [FishbowlNY]

Wayne Brady to Headline RTCA Dinner - Posted April 3, 2012
After Greta Van Susteren effectively got comedian Louis C.K. to back out of hosting the annual Radio & Television Correspondents' Association dinner, th... [TVNewser]

Wayne Brady to Entertain at Radio-TV Dinner - Posted April 3, 2012
Ever since FNC's Greta Van Susteren helped get Louis C.K. scrapped from the Radio & TV Congressional Correspondents' Dinner, people have been wondering who will replace him. The comedian dropped out las... [FishbowlDC]

March & Q1 2012: Fox News, Far Out Front, Loses Viewers Too - Posted March 27, 2012
Fox News, still by far the #1 cable news network, was not immune to a loss in viewership for the month of March and for the first quarter of 2012. For the month, Fox News is down -17% in Total Viewers and down -27% in younger viewers for Total Day viewing... [TVNewser]

War on Women - Posted March 21, 2012
There's a lot of abrasive chatter on "The War on Women" these days. Democrats claim Republicans are attacking women through their stance on reproductive rights. Republicans hurl guilty around, too. They say Democrats are attacking women by allowing HBO talk show host and comedian ... [FishbowlDC]

Cable Networks Set Illinois Primary Coverage - Posted March 19, 2012
The 2012 election season continues tomorrow as Illinois voters head to the polls for the latest GOP primary. As usual, the cable networks will be covering the results. Here's a look at what they have planned. Fox News will air regularly scheduled primetime programming until 11pmET, wh... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren Confronts Rick Santorum About 'Shilling' Comment - Posted March 14, 2012
GOP Presiential candidate Rick Santorum was on "On the Record" last night, and anchor Greta Van Susteren confronted him about comments he made yesterday about Fox News "shilling" for ... [TVNewser]

Fox News and FBN Personalities Ring NASDAQ Bell - Posted January 31, 2012
As we reported yesterday, a number of Fox News personalities rang the opening bell at the NASDAQ this morning. FNC's Greta Van Susteren, along with FBN's Lou Dobbs, ... [TVNewser]

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]

Celebrating 10 Years at #1, Fox Newsers to Ring Opening Bell at NASDAQ - Posted January 30, 2012
Ten years ago Fox News Channel overtook CNN as the #1 cable news network, in both Total Day viewing and in primetime. When January 2012 ratings come in tomorrow morning, the network will mark 10 straight years a... [TVNewser]

Broadcast, Cable Networks Plan State of the Union Coverage - Posted January 24, 2012
All four major broadcast networks, along with the cable news channels and the business networks, are planning special coverage for President Obama's third State of the Union address. The broadcast networks will kick off special coverage beginning at 9pmET -- anchored by ... [TVNewser]

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 12, 2012
Quotes of the Day "I think I'd be in trouble if I wore one, but I would like to see one in person." -- FNC's Greta Van Susteren on GOP Presidential hopeful Rick Santorum offer to send her a sweater vest that he's selling. ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted January 11, 2012
Quotes of the Day Big Ball of WHAT? FNC's Greta Van Susteren remarked: "We spotted one of our colleagues crossing the street in Manchester but what really caught our attenti... [FishbowlDC]

Cable News Plans for the First-in-the-Nation New Hampshire Primary - Posted January 9, 2012
With last week's marathon Iowa Caucus coverage behind them, the cable networks have turned their attention to New Hampshire, where the nation's first... [TVNewser]

10 Moments That Hooked Us in 2011 - Posted December 31, 2011
The year 2011 was the year the 7-second TV delay failed miserably, that members of Congress behaved badly and Weiner headlines became something of an art form. Today we've pooled our wisdom into ano... [morningmedianewsfeed]

10 Moments That Hooked Us in 2011 - Posted December 31, 2011
The year 2011 was the year the 7-second TV delay failed miserably, that members of Congress behaved badly and Weiner headlines became something of an art form. Today we've pooled our wisdom into ano... [FishbowlNY]

Pres. Obama's Coffee with Ed Schultz, Rachel Maddow, Arianna Huffington and More - Posted December 20, 2011
ABC's Jake Tapper has an item about a meeting Pres. Obama had yesterday with "an all-star list of progressive and liberal media fol... [TVNewser]

Christina Bellantoni Joins PBS Newshour - Posted December 20, 2011
Christina Bellantoni is leaving CQ Roll Call to join the staff of PBS Newshour as Political Editor. Bellantoni will oversee all coverage both on air and online for the 2012 elections. Bellantoni spent the last year at CQ Roll Call as associate politics editor, appearing on cable news shows including MSNBC's... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren, Al Sharpton Parodied on 'Saturday Night Live' - Posted December 11, 2011
On the cold open to last night's "Saturday Night Live," Fox News Channel's Greta Van Susteren (as played by Kristen Wiig) had on as guests GOP candidates "Newt Gingrich" and "Rick Santorum," and were joined by the moderator of the upcoming Newsmax/Ion TV debate, Donald Trump... [TVNewser]

What Guests Get After Being 'Grilled' By Bret Baier - Posted December 6, 2011
Fox News Channel's Greta Van Susteren blogs about a certain knickknack that guests on "Special Repor... [TVNewser]

Separated at Birth: Charles Krauthammer - Posted November 30, 2011
Today we pair Pulitzer Prize-winning syndicated columnist and FNC panelist Charles Krauthammer with Orlando Criminal Defense Attorney Mark NeJame, who has appeared on everything from FNC's Greta Van Susteren's "On the Record" to Dr. Phil. Krauthammer also has a pinch of Grinch... [FishbowlDC]

Should Greta Van Susteren Disclose Husband's Friendship with Herman Cain? - Posted November 30, 2011
As we told you yesterday, John Coale, Greta Van Susteren's husband helped arrange a dinner with ... [TVNewser]

Herman Cain Cancels Dinner with Matt Lauer, Bill O'Reilly, Barbara Walters and Greta Van Susteren - Posted November 29, 2011
GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain--who is said to be ... [TVNewser]

MSNBC's 'Now' and FNC's 'On the Record' Ratings - Posted November 15, 2011
A couple of highlights from cable news ratings yesterday. At NoonET MSNBC debuted "Now with Alex Wagner." With 325,000 Total Viewers and 72,000 A25-54 viewers the show came in third in the timeslot behind FNC (1.03M/240K) and CN... [morningmedianewsfeed]

MSNBC's 'Now' and FNC's 'On the Record' Ratings - Posted November 15, 2011
A couple of highlights from cable news ratings yesterday. At NoonET MSNBC debuted "Now with Alex Wagner." With 325,000 Total Viewers and 72,000 A25-54 viewers the show came in third in the timeslot behind FNC (1.03M/240K) and CN... [FishbowlNY]

MSNBC's 'Now' and FNC's 'On the Record' Ratings - Posted November 15, 2011
A couple of highlights from cable news ratings yesterday. At NoonET MSNBC debuted "Now with Alex Wagner." With 325,000 Total Viewers and 72,000 A25-54 viewers the show came in third in the timeslot behind FNC (1.03M/240K) and CN... [TVNewser]

At 10 PM, Exclusive Interviews On Three Channels - Posted November 14, 2011
Tonight at 10 PM news viewers have a veritable glut of exclusive interviews to choose from. NBC just announced that on "Rock Center," Bob Costas has the first interview (via phone) with former Penn State coach Jerry... [TVNewser]

Hmmm...Greta Gets Exclusive With Gloria Cain - Posted November 14, 2011
The media-shy wife of Herman Cain, Glor... [FishbowlDC]

Bret Baier Hosts 'Fight for Iowa' Special; Greta Gets interview with Mrs. Herman Cain - Posted November 11, 2011
Greta Van Susteren won't be on FNC tonight, but that doesn't mean she's not working. Politico reports Van Susteren will sit down for... [TVNewser]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted November 8, 2011
Quotes of the Day Washington reacts to Conrad Murray verdict "GUILTY VERDICT IN MICHAEL JACKSON CASE - INVOLUNTARY MANSLAUGHTER: (By the way, the cheering is really creepy.)" -- FNC's ... [FishbowlDC]

Kris Jenner tells Ann Curry Kim Kardashian Made No Money on TV Rights for her Wedding - Posted November 2, 2011
Kris Jenner was booked on the "Today" show to talk about her new book, but Monday's news that daughter Kim Kardashian was divorcing after 72 days marriage, was topic A, and B and C and most of D. During the 8-minute live interview Jenner dispelled rumors about how much money Kardashian... [TVNewser]

Kardashian Splitsville React-Washington Style - Posted November 2, 2011
Even John Coale didn't see it coming. The sudden newsflash of Kim Kardashian splitting up with her husband after 72 days is rocking Hollywood and, of course, Washington as evidenced by the lame posts in WaPo and The Hill.... [FishbowlDC]

Legal Gets, Global Reports: Greta Van Susteren Marks FNC's 15th - Posted October 21, 2011
Last but not least. Greta Van Susteren took her show on the road last night as Fox News wraps up its 15th anniversary road trip. A relative newbie to Fox News, Van Susteren joined FNC from CNN in 2002. From interviews with Joran and OJ to reporting trips that took her... [TVNewser]

Washington Post Reflects on FNC's 15th Birthday - Posted October 14, 2011
With an article in today's edition, Washington Post becomes the latest media outlet to reflect on Fox News Channel's 15th anniversary, a milestone that has be... [TVNewser]

What Makes A Cable News Leader? A Good Leader, Says Greta - Posted October 10, 2011
Fox News Channel's Greta Van Susteren was checking out TVNewser this afternoon when she came across our story on Sean Hannity's profile in the NYT today. Our headline pulled a quote from Hannity: ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

What Makes A Cable News Leader? A Good Leader, Says Greta - Posted October 10, 2011
Fox News Channel's Greta Van Susteren was checking out TVNewser this afternoon when she came across our story on Sean Hannity's profile in the NYT today. Our headline pulled a quote from Hannity: ... [FishbowlNY]

'They Told Me at CNN I Was Going to Ruin My Career' - Posted October 7, 2011
As part of Fox News Channel's 15th anniversary special tonight, Greta Van Susteren talks about leaving CNN for Fox News, where her show has been #1 for 10 years, and continues to grow. "They told me at CNN I was going to ruin my career," Van Susteren tells ... [TVNewser]

Fox News Contributor Sarah Palin Confirms That She Will Not Be Seeking GOP Presidential Nomination - Posted October 5, 2011
Former Alaska Governor, GOP Vice Presidential nominee and current Fox News Channel contributor Sarah Palin has released a statement con... [TVNewser]

September 2011 Ratings: Fox News Has Top 16 shows in Cable News - Posted September 27, 2011
Fox News stayed far ahead in the cable news ratings for the month of September pulling in the top 16 shows on all of cable news in Total Viewers. A bit of a comparison: FNC's 16th most-watched show, the NoonET hour, averaged 888,000 Total Viewers. MSNBC's most-watched show, "The ... [TVNewser]

Around the Fishbowl - Posted September 22, 2011
We're starting a new feature to let you in on what some of the other blogs in the mediabistro family are up to. What are fishy family members for, right? This will be sporadic and largely unplanned. Enjoy. Smarty pants remarks...NYT commenters are smarter than the rest of the insane asylum let... [FishbowlDC]

Troy Davis Execution Results in CNN, MSNBC Staying Live Late - Posted September 22, 2011
... [TVNewser]

Fish Food - Posted September 21, 2011
(A Sprinkling of Things we Think You Ought to Know...) Roll Call interviews Jerry Springer -- Today reporter Nathan Gonzales writes a story about the talk show host's reflections on Repub... [FishbowlDC]

FishPoll: Team Tucker or Team Greta? - Posted September 20, 2011
For the past 24 hours Betsy's been chronicling Battle Van-Carlson, the feud between FNC's Greta Van Susteren and Tucker Carlson over a Daily Ca... [morningmedianewsfeed]

FishPoll: Team Tucker or Team Greta? - Posted September 20, 2011
For the past 24 hours Betsy's been chronicling Battle Van-Carlson, the feud between FNC's Greta Van Susteren and Tucker Carlson over a Daily Ca... [FishbowlNY]

Greta Hypes Story She Wants Spiked - Posted September 19, 2011
Greta Van Su... [FishbowlDC]

Sarah Palin 'Very Pleased' with CNN Tea Party Debate - Posted September 14, 2011
Sarah Palin -- no fan of the lamestream media -- had some nice words for CNN Monday night, during an appearance on Fox News. Palin, went "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren and sai... [TVNewser]

Fox News Goes Across America to Celebrate 15th Anniversary - Posted September 14, 2011
Fox News Channel anchors are hitting the road to celebrate the network's 15th anniversary. A six city tour kicks off Monday in Orlando, as "Fox & Friends" originates from the Central Florida city. Other cities include Las Vegas, Atlanta, Phoenix and Boston. Fox News Channel went on the air Oct. 7, 1996. Full... [TVNewser]

Tammy Haddad...Garden Party...Social Maven...Blah Blah Blah - Posted September 7, 2011
To read the latest Washington social scene story in Women's Wear Daily would make a person think Washington is much more down to earth than it is. The gist is a refrain heard often around town: Those connected to any real power dislike attending the parties and most claim to be... [FishbowlDC]

Greta Makes Forbes "Most Powerful" List - Posted August 25, 2011
Nestled right between JP Morgan Chase Asset Management CEO Mary Callahan Erdoes and GM's Mary Barra on Forbes' "Most Powerful Women List" is our very own Greta Van Susteren. The FNC host was named #75 on the lis... [FishbowlDC]

A Number of TV News Personalities Populate Forbes 'Most Powerful Women' List - Posted August 24, 2011
Forbes released its 2011 "Most Powerful Women" list, and a number of prominent TV news personalities and executives made the cut. ABC "This Week" anchor ... [TVNewser]

Forbes Ranks The World's 100 Most Powerful Women - Posted August 24, 2011
Even though lists like Forbes' 100 Most Powerful Women are essentially meaningless, the people included are usually worth noting, so they do serve a little purpose. This ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Forbes Ranks The World's 100 Most Powerful Women - Posted August 24, 2011
Even though lists like Forbes' 100 Most Powerful Women are essentially meaningless, the people included are usually worth noting, so they do serve a little purpose. This ... [FishbowlNY]

Politico Behaves Unprofessionally - Posted August 19, 2011
Politico prides itself on winning the morning, right? And the afternoon, the evening and sometimes the twilight. Well, this time they stole the morning when Politico CLICK Editor Caitlin McDevitt wrote up an item on FNC... [PRNewser]

Greta Van Susteren to attend Kim Kardashian - Kris Humphries Wedding - Posted August 19, 2011
FishbowlDC reports FNC host Greta Van Susteren and her husband ... [TVNewser]

It's Summer Superlatives Time! - Posted August 10, 2011
Our sister blog FishbowlDC is in the middle of its Summer Superlatives poll, and plenty of TV news personalities are in the running. In the "best on-air personality" category, the ... [TVNewser]

July 2011 Ratings: Fox News Only Network Down From 2010, But Still On Top - Posted August 2, 2011
As usual, Fox News was the top cable news channel in July in both total and demo viewers, but it was also the only network to lose viewers in primetime compared to the same month in 2010. The ratings for May, 2011: Primetime (Mon-Sun): 1.804M Total Viewers / 426K A25-54 Total Day (... [morningmedianewsfeed]

July 2011 Ratings: Fox News Only Network Down From 2010, But Still On Top - Posted August 2, 2011
As usual, Fox News was the top cable news channel in July in both total and demo viewers, but it was also the only network to lose viewers in primetime compared to the same month in 2010. The ratings for May, 2011: Primetime (Mon-Sun): 1.804M Total Viewers / 426K A25-54 Total Day (... [FishbowlNY]

White House v. Fox News: All Calm Today - Posted July 28, 2011
All was calm at this morning's White House press briefing between Jay Carney, the president's spokesman and Ed Henry the new chief White House correspondent for Fox News. Af... [TVNewser]

Steamed Greta Comes to Ed Henry's Rescue - Posted July 28, 2011
Mama bird Greta Van Susteren is protective of Fox News hatchlings, especially when they are just starting to flutter their wings. Van Susteren swooped in Wednesday night to defend the obviously already fair and balanced ... [FishbowlDC]

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]

Howard Kurtz Covers Hacking Scandal, But FNC's Greta Van Susteren Fights Back - Posted July 18, 2011
On CNN's "Reliable Sources" Sunday, host Howard Kurtz and panelists Michael Wolff, David Folkenflik and Sarah Smith covered the News Corp. hacking scandal: ... [TVNewser]

Hacking Scandal Update: FNC Still Offers Least Coverage, But Was First with BSkyB News - Posted July 14, 2011
With the News Corp. hacking scandal creeping onto U.S. shores thanks to calls for investigation by high-profile politicians, it continues to get extensive coverage on U.S. cable news. Fox News Channel, which is owned by News Corp., has continued to offer the least coverage of the scandal, according to TVEyes. Yesterday the... [TVNewser]

Rare Demo Wins for MSNBC - Posted July 13, 2011
A couple of rare wins by MSNBC in the A25-54 demo over the last couple of nights. Monday: Ed Schultz was #1 at 10pmET, topping perennial #1 Greta Van Susteren (309K vs. 303K). Van Susteren still almost doubled Schultz in Total Viewers (1.607M vs. 819K) ... [TVNewser]

Analysis: CNN Goes to Repeats at 10 p.m. - Posted July 6, 2011
Ten p.m. Eastern Time is arguably the most competitive time period on cable news at the moment. Fox News Channel's Greta Van Susteren is still the clear leader, but her ratings in June were down double digits in total viewers and the dem... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Analysis: CNN Goes to Repeats at 10 p.m. - Posted July 6, 2011
Ten p.m. Eastern Time is arguably the most competitive time period on cable news at the moment. Fox News Channel's Greta Van Susteren is still the clear leader, but her ratings in June were down double digits in total viewers and the dem... [FishbowlNY]

Analysis: CNN Goes to Repeats at 10 p.m. - Posted July 6, 2011
Ten p.m. Eastern Time is arguably the most competitive time period on cable news at the moment. Fox News Channel's Greta Van Susteren is still the clear leader, but her ratings in June were down double digits in total viewers and the dem... [TVNewser]

Glenn Beck a Focus of the Media On His Last Day at Fox News Channel - Posted June 30, 2011
This afternoon, Fox News host Glenn Beck will sign off the cable channel, moving his show to his web-TV channel, GBTV. To mark the occasion, Beck has been the subject of a slew of articles today, recapping his career and attempting to... [TVNewser]

Royal Turnout for Prince Edward Reception - Posted June 22, 2011
HRH Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, made an unusual appearance in Washington for a reception at the US Capitol Monday evening. Co-hosted by Sen. Roger Wicker, Sen. Mary Landrieu, Sen. Kay Hagan, and Sen. Thad Cochran, the royal reception ... [FishbowlDC]

Greg Gutfeld to host Glenn Beck on Friday UPDATE - Posted June 15, 2011
He just celebrated his 1,000th episode of "Red Eye", now Greg Gutfeld is moving on up on the Fox News schedule. Gutfeld ... [TVNewser]

As Alaska Releases Palin Emails, Cable News Channels Choose What to Cover - Posted June 10, 2011
... [TVNewser]

FNC's Political Sex Scandal Special Report - Posted June 7, 2011
Glenn Beck has one less show to host for Fox News Channel. This Friday, Beck's live 5pm hour is being pre-empted for a taped special called, "Bad Behavior: Political Sex Scandals," hosted by Greta Van Susteren. The special looks at the recent... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren defends bus interview with Sarah Palin - Posted May 30, 2011
Greta Van Susteren stepped aboard the Sarah Palin bus this morning as it continued to tour sites in and around Washington, DC. Van Susteren is not ancho... [GalleyCat]

Greta Van Susteren defends bus interview with Sarah Palin - Posted May 30, 2011
Greta Van Susteren stepped aboard the Sarah Palin bus this morning as it continued to tour sites in and around Washington, DC. Van Susteren is not ancho... [TVNewser]

About that Sarah Palin 'idiot' comment: 'When Roger figures out who that is, I guarantee you he or she will no longer be 'close to Ailes' - Posted May 23, 2011
FNC EVP Bill... [TVNewser]

Dan Abrams Lashes Back After Greta Van Susteren Blasts Mediaite - Posted May 16, 2011
Another Monday, another weekend media feud to report. This time it's between Fox News' Greta Van Susteren and blogul Dan Abrams... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Dan Abrams Lashes Back After Greta Van Susteren Blasts Mediaite - Posted May 16, 2011
Another Monday, another weekend media feud to report. This time it's between Fox News' Greta Van Susteren and blogul Dan Abrams... [FishbowlNY]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted May 16, 2011
QUOTES of the DAY Photograph by Film/TV Producer Tammy Garnes in Atlanta on Sunday at Spelman College graduation. The commencement speaker was first lady Michelle Obama. Ro... [FishbowlDC]

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 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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
... [PRNewser]

Bin Laden Killed: Coverage Plans for Monday, Networks Expand Evening Newscasts to One Hour - Posted May 2, 2011
[caption id="attachment_64347" align="alignright" width="316" caption="CBS News Artwork"][/caption] Updated: The broadcast news divisions and cable news channels are planning special programming and coverage today, part of their continuing coverage of the news that Osama Bin Laden was killed by U.S. forces in Pakistan. CB... [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]

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]

What brought Sarah Palin and Matthew Morrison to the same event? - Posted April 30, 2011
[caption id="attachment_64045" align="alignnone" width="550" caption="Sarah and Todd Palin along with Greta Van Susteren and Bill Press."][/caption] Last year at the annu... [morningmedianewsfeed]

What brought Sarah Palin and Matthew Morrison to the same event? - Posted April 30, 2011
[caption id="attachment_64045" align="alignnone" width="550" caption="Sarah and Todd Palin along with Greta Van Susteren and Bill Press."][/caption] Last year at the annu... [FishbowlNY]

TVNewsers take TIME to Party - Posted April 30, 2011
Last night People & TIME hosted their White House Correspondents' Dinner cocktail party at the St. Regis in DC. The event drew a mix of celebs and media. Several tvnewsers from ABC, CNN, NBC, MSNBC and FNC showed up including: Norah O'Donnell (below, left with Arianna Huffington, Savannah Guthrie (bel... [TVNewser]

Tammy on the Move - Posted April 30, 2011
FNC "On the Record" host Greta Van Susteren, who snaps photographs at every turn, posted this one of Publicity Guru and famed party thrower Tammy Haddad, who hosts the well-known Garden Party today in Georgetown. ... [FishbowlDC]

University of Wisconsin Alums Return to Talk the Future of TV News - Posted April 24, 2011
The national news media has now mostly left Madison, Wisconsin following the eruption over collective bargaining agreements in February and March. But now several high profile tvnewsers who are alumni of the University of Wisconsin-Madison will be returning to the state capital this week to discuss the state of TV news. "Insights... [TVNewser]

The Royal Wedding Steals TV Journos Away from WHCD - Posted April 18, 2011
London or Washington. What would you choose? The "Morning Joe" trio of ... [FishbowlDC]

Tyson Tells Greta: 'I'm Not Sexually Driven Now' - Posted April 12, 2011
One question: Is Mike Tyson drinking tiger blood these days? If Monday's ... [FishbowlDC]

Shepard Smith, Martha MacCallum to Lead Fox News Royal Wedding Coverage - Posted April 11, 2011
Fox News Channel has announced its coverage plans for the April 29 Royal Wedding. Shepard Smith and Martha MacCallum will lead the channel's ... [TVNewser]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted April 11, 2011
QUOTES of the DAY The Cherry Blossoms by Washington freelance photographer Patrick Ryan, whose blog is www.snarkinfested.com. ... [FishbowlDC]

Down to the Wire Deal Keeps Government Open and Cablers Reporting - Posted April 8, 2011
Around 10:30, the cable networks began reporting on a deal to keep the government running. The ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Down to the Wire Deal Keeps Government Open and Cablers Reporting - Posted April 8, 2011
Around 10:30, the cable networks began reporting on a deal to keep the government running. The ... [FishbowlNY]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted April 8, 2011
QUOTES of the DAY Metro Weekly's White House correspondent Chris Geidner claims Thursday was Purple Paisley Tie Day. He wins our non-existent Pretty Tie of the Day award, an honor never bestowed on... [FishbowlDC]

Q1 2011 Ratings: Fox News #1 for 9 Years - Posted March 29, 2011
Fox News Channel has been the most-watched news channel for 37 consecutive quarters in Total Viewers for both total day and primetime -- a streak that began nine years ago, with Q1 2002. Here's how the network finished in Q1 2011: Primetime (Mon-Sun): 1.921M Total Viewers / 470K A25-54 ... [TVNewser]

Former VP nominee, CNN Host, Fox News contributor Geraldine Ferraro dies - Posted March 26, 2011
1984 Democratic Vice Presidential Nominee Geraldine Ferraro has died. Ferraro had been battling multiple myeloma for 12 years. She was 75. MSNBC reported on Ferraro's death, with a pre-produced obituary reported by NBC's Kelly O'Donnell, at 12:09pmET. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Former VP nominee, CNN Host, Fox News contributor Geraldine Ferraro dies - Posted March 26, 2011
1984 Democratic Vice Presidential Nominee Geraldine Ferraro has died. Ferraro had been battling multiple myeloma for 12 years. She was 75. MSNBC reported on Ferraro's death, with a pre-produced obituary reported by NBC's Kelly O'Donnell, at 12:09pmET. ... [FishbowlNY]

Former VP nominee, CNN Host, Fox News contributor Geraldine Ferraro dies - Posted March 26, 2011
1984 Democratic Vice Presidential Nominee Geraldine Ferraro has died. Ferraro had been battling multiple myeloma for 12 years. She was 75. MSNBC reported on Ferraro's death, with a pre-produced obituary reported by NBC's Kelly O'Donnell, at 12:09pmET. ... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Thursday, March 24 - Posted March 25, 2011
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 348 | MSNBC: 115 | CNN: 207 | HLN: 86 Primetime: FNC: 512 | MSNBC: 223 | CNN: 244 | HLN: 118 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Scoreboard: Thursday, March 24 - Posted March 25, 2011
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 348 | MSNBC: 115 | CNN: 207 | HLN: 86 Primetime: FNC: 512 | MSNBC: 223 | CNN: 244 | HLN: 118 ... [FishbowlNY]

Greta Accuses CNN of Exploiting Tsunami Tragedy - Posted March 15, 2011
FNC's Greta Van Susteren is steaming about CNN's recent attempt to attract publicity for its coverage of Japan's tsunami. She questions whether it was "crass" of CNN to pitch their coverage to The Hollywood Rep... [FishbowlDC]

Why is an Interview With Boehner 'Rare'? - Posted March 14, 2011
CNBC released an alert announcing that House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) is rare. So we wondered, why is it rare? He has appeared relatively recently on Fox News Sunday, NBC's MTP and FNC's "On the Record" with Greta Van Sust... [FishbowlDC]

Wisconsin Senate Vote takes Cable Nets by Surprise - Posted March 9, 2011
Three weeks of political discord in Wisconsin came to a surprising head tonight. "A FOX urgent now from Wisconsin where republicans apparently are trying to do an end run around democrats," said Jon Scott on FNC 7:19pmET. By 7:30pm the vote had occurre... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Wisconsin Senate Vote takes Cable Nets by Surprise - Posted March 9, 2011
Three weeks of political discord in Wisconsin came to a surprising head tonight. "A FOX urgent now from Wisconsin where republicans apparently are trying to do an end run around democrats," said Jon Scott on FNC 7:19pmET. By 7:30pm the vote had occurre... [FishbowlNY]

NBC News, CBS News, Fox News Execs and Talent To Talk The Future of Media on Paley Center Panel - Posted March 2, 2011
Where can you find Fox News Channel's Greta Van Susteren, CBS News correspondent Jeff Greenfield, NBC News s... [TVNewser]

Greta's Commenters Go Wild for Tucker - Posted February 23, 2011
FNC anchor Greta Van Susteren and The Daily Caller's Editor-in-Chief Tucker Carlson are old friends. So no huge ... [FishbowlDC]

Cable News Coverage of Wisconsin Budget Battle - Posted February 22, 2011
If you've watched any of the cable news coverage from Wisconsin the past several days, you're p... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren is only media person to sit on board of newly-formed civil discourse institute - Posted February 21, 2011
Fox News host Greta Van Susteren has been asked to sit on the board of the National Institute for Civil Discourse - a nonpartisan center for debate, research, education and policy about civility in public discourse. The institute's honorary chairm... [TVNewser]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted February 17, 2011
QUOTES of the DAY As seen in The Atlantic's In Focus feature in celebration of the Chinese Lunar New Year. Shot taken by Reuters' Jason Lee. WaPo... [FishbowlDC]

Anderson Cooper, Pee-Wee Herman, Shots - Posted January 16, 2011
From last night's "Saturday Night Live," an SNL Digital Short starring Andy Samberg, Pee-Wee Herman, alcohol, and CNN's Anderson Cooper. "You almost hit me in the eye. Do you know what would happen if I lost these eyes? They are a national t... [TVNewser]

Ratings Analysis: Tucson Memorial Service a Big Draw For Cable News Channels - Posted January 13, 2011
The memorial service honoring the victims of the Tucson shooting was a big draw for the three cable news channels last night. Fox News led the way, drawing nearly three million viewers in primetime, including 725,000 A 25-54. The network drew around three and a half million viewers during the service itself,... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Ratings Analysis: Tucson Memorial Service a Big Draw For Cable News Channels - Posted January 13, 2011
The memorial service honoring the victims of the Tucson shooting was a big draw for the three cable news channels last night. Fox News led the way, drawing nearly three million viewers in primetime, including 725,000 A 25-54. The network drew around three and a half million viewers during the service itself,... [FishbowlNY]

Greta's New Puppy Answers to 'Audrey' - Posted January 13, 2011
Olive (at right) with the real Audrey napping on the couch at Greta's house. FNC's Greta Van Susteren and husband John Coale had a few days of potty training issues with their new six-month-o... [FishbowlDC]

Greta Van Susteren on Piers Morgan's 'Fancy Launch Party' - Posted January 13, 2011
Fox News Channel's 10 PM anchor Greta Van Susteren takes to GretaWire to discuss ... [TVNewser]

Greta Deals With Noisy Hotel Neighbors - Posted January 4, 2011
Over the weekend FNC's Greta Van Susteren got into a potentially hairy hotel situation. "I am in a hotel and the people next door are screaming," she wrote on Twitter. "I hope this does not go on all ... [PRNewser]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted January 4, 2011
QUOTES of the DAY - (In Part, The New Year's Edition) Note to readers: After taking a few days of R&R, we're diving head first back into the Fishbowl. We're catching up on what happened over the New Year's holiday and will proceed from there. ... [FishbowlDC]

Even North Koreans Watch 'The Situation Room' - Posted December 22, 2010
CNN's Wolf Blitzer just returned from a trip to North Korea, where he accompanied former New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson on a private diplomatic mission. Very few TV news journalists get to go to the secretive and closed-off communist state, though Fox News Channel's Greta Van Susteren has made the tr... [TVNewser]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted December 21, 2010
QUOTES of the DAY Happy Holidays Sucky Cuban Restaurant "Dear pseudo Cuban restaurant who shall go nameless (at the corner of 9th and H), You have just presented a table of 5, four writers and all in the industry, with the absolute worst service and food ev... [FishbowlDC]

Celebrities, Journalists, Politicos Praise Larry King - Posted December 14, 2010
This week is the last one for CNN's long-running 9 PM program "Larry King Live." King's final show is Thursday, with the network running "best of" programs until Piers Morgan... [TVNewser]

How Many Producers/Editors/Camera & Audio Ops Went to Haiti With Greta Van Susteren? - Posted December 14, 2010
On GretaWire ... [TVNewser]

His Excellency Nelson Lewis - Posted December 9, 2010
This story keeps getting more bizarre. We told you earlier the strange story about Nelson Lewis, the Rolling Stone features writer, former Fox News booker and former Laura Ingraham Show produce... [FishbowlDC]

Greta Chats Up Krazy Kardashian Sisters - Posted November 30, 2010
Dear Greta, I was thinking about that the other day. I swear. I was like, why, like, how did this happen, like why isn't there like another thing like this because there's got to be lots of blended families that are crazy. The ... [FishbowlDC]

Does Chris Matthews Need Miss Manners? - Posted November 4, 2010
FNC's Greta Van Susteren, host of ... [FishbowlDC]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted November 4, 2010
QUOTES of the DAY Compassion "I always feel bad for the loser believe it or not." -- FNC "On the Record" host Greta Van Susteren... [FishbowlDC]

Journos: Will They Sleep Tonight? - Posted November 2, 2010
We posed a question to a mass of journalists, many covering the midterms, and most everyone obliged. One reporter, who will remain genderless, wished to be anonymous because of fear of his or her PR department. We thank everyone for participating, especially Mr. Weigel fr... [FishbowlDC]

October 2010 Ratings: Fox News Dominance Continues; But Down From Last Year - Posted November 2, 2010
Fox News Channel is still on top of the cable news heap, but the network is down -4% in Total Viewers and down -11% in younger viewers for Total Day viewing (Mon-Sun). It was a mixed bag in primetime (Mon-Fri/8-11pm) with FNC seeing growth (+2%) in Total Viewers, but down -8%... [TVNewser]

Greta, Palin, Paint Politico Yellow - Posted November 1, 2010
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Fox News Bringing Out Weekday Talent This Weekend in Advance of Midterm Elections - Posted October 29, 2010
Fox News Channel's weekday talent will be working overtime for the network this weekend. On Sunday, the network's "A" lineup will be on-air all day, providing the latest information leading up to Tuesday's midterm elections. The only major talent not hosting their regular show that day will be ... [TVNewser]

Whitman: 'On November 3rd, No One's Going to Care About Nicky Diaz' - Posted October 29, 2010
Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com Billionaire candidate for governor of California, Meg Whitman had a maid for nine years ... [FishbowlLA]

Election 2010: Fox News & FOX-TV Midterm Election Coverage - Posted October 27, 2010
Bret Baier and Megyn Kelly are set to co-anchor the 2010 midterm election coverage on Fox News Channel. Coverage begins at 6pmET Tuesday with "Special Report w... [TVNewser]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted October 21, 2010
QUOTES of the DAY Reporter takes in Arizona from the road "Still loving Arizona." But before that, "Nobody breaks and loses more pairs of sunglasses than I do. Nobody." -- RealClearPolitics's ... [FishbowlDC]

Greta to Whoopi: 'What's a matter, you can't take on Bill O'Reilly?' - Posted October 20, 2010
Tonight on "On the Record" Greta Van Susteren talks with Whoopi Goldberg about her "The View" walk-off last week. Here's a preview clip: ... [TVNewser]

GMA's Interview with Deanna Favre: Exclusive? - Posted October 20, 2010
ABC's "Good Morning America" has been teasing tomorrow's "exclusive" interview with Deanna Favre, wife of Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre. Favre, known for his incessant retirements, was recently ... [TVNewser]

Good Morning FishbowlDC - Posted October 14, 2010
Quotes of the Day Scribe somewhere between mountain high and sick "Thought my stuffy hearing was an effect of my trip to high elevation western CO, but now think I'm getting sick. Hooray, campaign trail." -- Slate's ... [FishbowlDC]

FNC's Megyn Kelly Opens Up to Glamour - Posted October 13, 2010
Megyn Kelly, host of FNC's "America Live," will be featured in the November issue of Glamour. Kelly gives advice to women about how to make the most of their lives -- balancing career and home -- something she learned after switching ... [TVNewser]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted October 13, 2010
QUOTES of the DAY Sitting with Clooney "Sitting at a table with George Clooney at a briefing. He's telling us newsies how to fight to tell real stories (Sudan) + not celeb ones..." -- ... [FishbowlDC]

News Networks Begin Wall-to-Wall Coverage of Mine Rescue Operation - Posted October 12, 2010
At 10:18pmET tonight, Manuel Gonzales, the first of several rescuers began to descend into a mine shaft to begin the process of retrieving 33 miners who've been trapped deep under the Chilean desert for 69 days. 18 Minutes later, at 10:36, Gonzales had arrived 2,040 feet below the desert. And all... [TVNewser]

Female Newsers Make Forbes 'Power Women' List - Posted October 9, 2010
A number of high profile female news anchors made the Forbes list of the world's 100 most powerful women. The top ranked newser on the list was "CBS Evening News" anchor Katie Couric, who came in at number 22. ... [TVNewser]

Sarah Palin Spoofed in Jean Carper Book Trailer - Posted October 5, 2010
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Greta Van Susteren: 'Gloria, this is almost delusional' - Posted October 2, 2010
Two attorneys went womano-a-womano last night. One has her own cable news show. The other appears on just about every cable news show. The case this time: Meg Whitman's maid-gate. Whitman, running for Governor of California, knowingly hired an illegal immigrant as her housekeeper, so says lawyer Gloria Allred who is... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren Interviews Bob Woodward - Posted October 1, 2010
Last night Fox News Channel anchor Greta Van Susteren interviewed authior and journalist Bob Woodward over his latest book, Obama's Wars. The interview finally happened after a bit of controversy. Last week Van Susteren ... [TVNewser]

Lawrence O'Donnell Premiere is MSNBC's #1 Show - Posted September 28, 2010
In its first outing, "The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell" was MSNBC's #1 show yesterday. The debut episode of the program drew 928,000 Total Viewers and 266,000 in the A25-54 demo. "On the Record with ... [TVNewser]

Greta Forgets Her Social Ps and Qs - Posted September 27, 2010
Next week's toast to HuffPost's Arianna Huffington could have an awkward moment or two, ... [FishbowlDC]

Haddad to Host Huffington Book Party - Posted September 27, 2010
Tammy Haddad, Ted Greenberg, Hilary Rosen, Anita Dunn, Sally Susman, Alex Slater, Franco Nuschese, Greta Van Susteren and John Coale will toast ... [FishbowlDC]

Greta Van Susteren Un-Cancels Bob Woodward Interview - Posted September 25, 2010
Earlier this week Fox News anchor Greta Van Susteren canceled a scheduled interview with journalist ... [TVNewser]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted September 21, 2010
Quotes of the Day Life after Fox News: bliss "For 1st time in 10 years, I worked a full day in journalism w/o a TV on my desk. Am I allowed to say it was .....bliss." -- NJ's Major Garrett on Twitter Mo... [FishbowlDC]

Fortune to Stream Some Sessions from Fortune Most Powerful Women Summit - Posted September 20, 2010
Fortune will stream select sessions f... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Lawrence O'Donnell: Greta Van Susteren will 'Probably Hang Onto' 10 PM Lead - Posted September 17, 2010
Upcoming MSNBC 10 PM host Lawrence O'Donnell gets interviewed by The Hollywood Reporter. Reporter Paul B... [TVNewser]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted September 15, 2010
Quotes of the Day Bristol talks abstinence, hip shaking with Greta Asked about what are the good parts about being in the spotlight, Bristol Palin told FNC's Greta Van Susteren Tuesday night on her progam, "I have a huge platform to talk about... [FishbowlDC]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted September 10, 2010
Quote(s) of the Day Newton-Small? Think Newton-John "My last name is hyphenated b/c my dad's Australian. Think Olivia Newton-John. It's a common thing over there." - Time's Jay Newton-Small in a Thursday tweet. Cat's had enough "You're so this you're so th... [FishbowlDC]

Greta's Got Game - Posted September 3, 2010
Fox news Channel 10 PM anchor Greta Van Susteren took a trip out to Queens this week, visiting the US Open tennis tournament. While she was there she played a little table tennis with competitors (and twins... [TVNewser]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted August 26, 2010
Quote(s) of the Day This is your brain on August "If I am following no one, why can I still see you?" - Politics Daily Editor-in-Chief Melinda Henneberger in a Wednesday tweet. Greta grills a young, dirty.com Quayle "I've had nothing to do with that website you just talked about. This is about satir... [FishbowlDC]

"On the Record" Drills Into Drilling in Alaska - Posted August 17, 2010
Fox News Channel's "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" is in Alaska this week, airing a special report on drilling that began yesterday and will continue over the next two nights. Former Alaska Governor and current Fox News contributor ... [TVNewser]

Greta Has a New Spokeswoman - Posted July 28, 2010
There's new blood at FNC. Abby Sears has recently joined FNC's "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" as an Associate Producer. She will handle all media requests for Van Susteren's show. How'd she end... [FishbowlDC]

'My Wife Went To Afghanistan, And All I Got Was This Tie' - Posted July 22, 2010
That's Fox News anchor Greta Van Susteren buying a tie for her husband, John Coale in Kabul, with two pretty powerful shopping companions: Afghan president ... [TVNewser]

Van Susteren the Prankster? - Posted July 21, 2010
Yesterday we told you about Greta Van Susteren's 'reply all' to a State Department pool report by CNN producer Elise Labott. Greta's email said "this pool report is a lie," referring to the Labott's claim that t... [FishbowlDC]

'Thanks to the ever hilarious Greta V.' Pool Reporter Explains Airport Dispatch - Posted July 20, 2010
Earlier today we told you about the pool reporter traveling with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton who filed a dispatch from the airport in Delhi last night. Well tonight, TVNewser received a new pool report explaining last night's dispatch, and Fox News anchor Greta Van ... [TVNewser]

Van Susteren: "This Pool Report is a Lie" - Posted July 20, 2010
Hilarity! Following an email from CNN producer Elise Labott to the State Department pool claiming "wheels up to seoul," an annoyed Greta Van Susteren replied all discrediting the notion. Emails below: From: Van Susteren, Greta Sent: Tuesday, July 20, 2010 12:12 PM To: Subject: Re: Wheels up seoul This pool r... [FishbowlDC]

Greta Van Susteren Wants Her Pool Reports to be Accurate - Posted July 20, 2010
Hey, pool report authors, don't mess with Greta Van Susteren. When the Fox News host noticed that a not-particularly-accurate pool report had been filed, she took it upon herself to correct it, according to an email obtained by TVNewser. Greta responded to the po... [TVNewser]

Dana Perino Filling In For Greta Van Susteren - Posted July 19, 2010
Former White House press secretary and current Fox News contributor Dana Perino is filling in for Greta Van Susteren during tonight's "On the Record." Perino announced th... [TVNewser]

ABC News' Brian Ross Investigating Glenn Beck Advertiser - Posted July 19, 2010
ABC News chief investigative correspondent Brian Ross is setting his sights on Fox News Channel host ... [TVNewser]

Greta Hates 'Exclusives' - Posted July 13, 2010
•Fox News' Greta Van Susteren -- who just signed a new multi-year contract extension -- tells Politico in a light Q&A that her bigges... [TVNewser]

Greta Talks Eye Bags - Posted July 13, 2010
Before and after... FNC's Greta Van Susteren can be sensitive when asked about her previous plastic surgery to remove undereye baggage. But in today's "Answer This" feature by Politico's Patrick Gavin, she brings it up - ... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings: June 20 - Posted June 24, 2010
Viewership numbers have remained lower across the board as the public affairs shows enter the summertime. NBC's "Meet the Press" was down in total viewers week-to-week, but saw an increase in the demo. ABC's "This Week," which ... [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]

Greta Van Susteren on ABC's 'This Week' - Posted June 17, 2010
Another familiar Fox News Channel face will be appearing on ABC's "This Week" on Sunday. Greta Van Susteren, who just re-upped with the FNC this week, will join ... [TVNewser]

Fox News Inks New Deal With Greta Van Susteren - Posted June 15, 2010
Fox News has signed a multi-year contract extension with its 10 p.m. anchor, Greta Van Susteren, The New York Times' Brian Stelter ... [TVNewser]

FNC's Greta and Hubby Skip CNN Party - Posted June 14, 2010
FNC's Greta Van Susteren's husband John Coale made a special point on Friday of telling FishbowlDC that his wife was also a "big name" who'd be attending CNN's 30 anniversary party at the National Press Club this past weekend. But as it ... [FishbowlDC]

WaPo's Kurtz Scolds Palin For Not Reading - Posted June 14, 2010
WaPo's Howard Kurtz dings former V.P. hopeful Sarah Palin for bashing a Newsweek cover story about herself without reading it first. Few can forget her answer to CBS's Katie Couric on which... [FishbowlDC]

Unauthorized CNN Anniversary Party Attracts CNN Alumnus and Current CNNers - Posted June 11, 2010
On Saturday night there will be a party in honor of CNN's 30th Anniversary at the National Press Club. But CNN is not hosting it. Technically (and strangely, even to those who are attending), it's a private affair that has attracted little reaction or attention from CNN. The guest list comprises... [FishbowlDC]

Carly Fiorina Caught On Open Mic - Posted June 10, 2010
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Tucker's Take on Tea Party: Not Crazy - Posted June 9, 2010
The Daily Caller's Editor-in-Chief Tucker Carlson went on Fox News last night, where he's fast becoming a regular, to talk with host Greta Van Susteren about the influence of the Tea Party. "They haven't been dominated by real crazies, they haven't and they've hurt Democrats," Carlson told Van Susteren of movem... [FishbowlDC]

Joran van der Sloot Sought in Connection with Murder of Peruvian Woman - Posted June 2, 2010
The networks are going into the archives today ... [TVNewser]

Van Susteren Reveals Connection to Koppel's Son - Posted June 1, 2010
FNC's Greta Van Susteren had a connection to former ABC Newsman Ted Koppel's son, Andrew, who died over the weekend from an apparent alcohol overdose. On her Gretawire blog today, she writes: "I have not seen Drew in years but knew him as a child (I went to law school with his... [FishbowlDC]

Cable Newsers Covering State Primaries - Posted May 17, 2010
Tomorrow, May 18 will see a number of key statewide Republican and Democratic primaries, including elections in Pennsylvania, Arkansas and Kentucky. When there is politics involved, you can bet the cable newsers will be all over it. MSNBC has Chris Matthews and ... [TVNewser]

Who Takes Home a WHC Insider Award? - Posted May 8, 2010
They do: Tammy Haddad's White House Correspondents Insider has culled through the pictures, parties and gossip from last weekend's WHCD and come up with the first annual WHC Insider awards. Some of the winners include ... [TVNewser]

Kim Kardashian: Fox News "Very Reputable" ... "The Only News in the House" - Posted May 5, 2010
As you probably know by now -- especially if you're up to date on this back and forth between FishbowlDC and ... [TVNewser]

Correspondents' Dinner: The MSNBC After Party - Posted May 4, 2010
Okay... we finally got around to pulling these pictures from our camera. They are from MSNBC's White House Correspondents' Dinner after-party. The boldfacers we saw: Alec Baldwin, FBN's Charlie Gasparino, the enti... [TVNewser]

Who Wore It Best: Amy Baier or Kim Kardashian? - Posted May 4, 2010
Who wore it best? Greta Van Susteren's WHCD date, Kim Kardashian or the lovely Amy Baier, wife of FNC's Bret Baier, who rocked her royal blue belly to the Allbritton Brunch over the weekend? ... [FishbowlDC]

Baby Got Comeback - Posted May 4, 2010
The blog-troversy between FNC's Greta Van Susteren's GretaWire blog and FishbowlDC over writing about and discussing Kim Kardashian's butt appears to be subsiding. You may have noticed that Van Susteren recently questioned the post we wrote describing journos comments about Kardashian's caboose. She... [FishbowlDC]

MSNBC Knows How to Party - Posted May 4, 2010
If you're just getting back to work now, it's probably because you were dancing the night (and next day) away at MSNBC's post-WHCD party. While Cap File and Bloomberg's after-parties called it a wrap around 2 A.M., guests of MSNBC grooved into the wee hours of the morning at the... [FishbowlDC]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted May 4, 2010
Quote(s) of the Day Journo critiques undie-less headline "When a cowboy in undwear [SIC] with a guitar is the baseline, this headline tells us nothing: "Times Square video shows man acting suspiciously." --Slate's Chief Political Correspndent and CBS contributor John Dickerson. Greta Van Susteren: in defense of Kim Kardashian "Betsy Rothstein and I don't agree... [FishbowlDC]

Arrest in Times Square Bomb Attempt - Posted May 4, 2010
Here's how the cable news networks reported the overnight arrest of a suspect in the Times Square bomb plot. MSNBC reported the arrest at 12:06amET with NBC's Pete Williams breaking the news, along with WNBC anchor ... [TVNewser]

Greta Questions Our Kardashian 'Big Butt' Report - Posted May 3, 2010
FNC's Greta Van Susteren is questioning our "fairness" in posting an item over the weekend on Kim Kardashian's caboose. Van Susteren had prime visibility to the Kardashian behind this weekend, as Kardashian was Van Susteren's date to th... [FishbowlDC]

Journos Like Big Butts and They Will Not Lie - Posted May 2, 2010
Weirdly, Kim Kardashian's caboose was one of the pervading topics throughout the evening of the White House Correspondents' Dinner. The model and star of E!'s "Keeping up With the Kardashians" was a dinner guest of FNC's Greta Van Suster... [FishbowlDC]

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]

Kardashian to Appear at Haddad's Garden Party - Posted May 1, 2010
We hear Kim Kardashian, a guest of FNC's Greta Van Susteren for tonight's dinner, is planning to attend PR maven's Tammy Haddad's annual WHCD fest this afternoon. Kardashian tweeted about seven hours ago: "Just landed in Washington DC for the White House Correspondents dinner tonight!" ... [FishbowlDC]

Coming to Larry King's Defense - Posted April 19, 2010
This morning, almost before the ink had dried on David Bauder's Larry King story, Fox News Channel's Greta Van Susteren jumped to King's defense. ... [TVNewser]

Rupert Murdoch: 'Greta Van Susteren is certainly close to the Democratic Party' - Posted April 7, 2010
News Corp. chairman & CEO Rupert Murdoch dropped in to the National Press Club last night for a talk with former NBC and CBS Newsman Marvin Kalb, who hosts the monthly Kalb Report at the NPC. The iPad, paywalls and Google were all topics of discussion -- as was Murdoch's Fox News... [TVNewser]

FNC's Griffin Opens up on Cancer and Upcoming Surgery - Posted April 1, 2010
Photograph c/o FNC On Wednesday night, FNC's Jennifer Griffin sat down with FNC's Greta Van Susteren to talk candidly about her Triple Negative Breast Cancer. Griffin is scheduled t... [FishbowlDC]

Q1 2010 Ratings: Dominant Fox News Has Best Quarter in Network History - Posted March 30, 2010
In the first quarter of 2010, Fox News drew its largest total day audience averages for any quarter in the network's nearly 14 year history; its second largest in primetime. Total day (Mon-Sun): 1.30M Total / 354K A25-54 Prime (Mon-Sun): 2.32M Total / 594K A25-54 FNC was the only network to show growth in... [TVNewser]

Sarah Palin Series Debuts on Fox News Thursday - Posted March 30, 2010
The first installment of Fox News Channel's "Real American Stories" hosted by Sarah Palin airs this Thursday night at 10pmET, preempting "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren." The debut episode will include guests ran... [TVNewser]

O'Reilly Praises Beck, Susteren, Insults MSNBC and CNN - Posted March 29, 2010
Newsmax interviews FNC's Bill O'Reilly and gets an earful about MSNBC and CNN. Not surprisingly, O'Reilly has much to say about how "nice" Glenn Beck and Greta Van Susteren are and why he believes MSNBC and CNN are not working. CNN declined ... [FishbowlDC]

Coverage Notes for Health Care Vote - Posted March 20, 2010
Here are some notes for cable news coverage this Sunday as the health care reform bill heads to a vote tomorrow afternoon: • Fox News Channel will be live Saturday and Sunday. Weekday anchors Bill Hemmer and Martha MacCallum will be in for "America's Newsroom at 9amET, and ... [TVNewser]

Greta and Facebook Keep us Updated on Bret/Obama - Posted March 17, 2010
On an in-house Fox News feed, Greta Van Susteren is monitoring Bret Baier's interview with the president. How do we know? She's updating her Facebook status: Greta Van Susteren This interview with Pres Obama so far is fascinating.....the two are going at each other a bit There's also this, since Shepa... [TVNewser]

Fox News Has DNC Ad Pulled from YouTube - Posted March 11, 2010
Fox News Channel has made a claim with YouTube that this rapid response ad from the DNC be removed. Late today it was. The ad, which went up on YouTube yesterday, is about the Republican primary for U.S. Senate in Florida between Gov. Charlie Crist and Marco Rubio. Because the ad... [TVNewser]

Campbell Brown's 'Conflict?' - Posted March 4, 2010
With Campbell Brown's husband, Dan Senor, considering a political campaign for Senate against Kirsten Gillibrand, The NY Post's Michael Starr ... [TVNewser]

'Me, an icon?' - Posted February 28, 2010
•The Dallas Morning News identifies Greta Van Susteren as a "conservative icon" in this piece about the Texas governor's race. "This is a new one," she writes ... [TVNewser]

Pathologist: Fox News Producer Helped Perform Autopsy - Posted February 19, 2010
Renowned medical examiner Dr. Michael Baden is a familiar face around the cable news neighborhood. He's been called upon by countless news shows to give his opinion on whatever murder case they may be covering. Well today, Baden ... [TVNewser]

FNC's New Atlanta Correspondent Has a Tough Time Getting out of Florida - Posted February 18, 2010
Greta Van Susteren's former assistant Elizabeth Prann has returned to the Fox News fold as a correspondent. Prann, who was Van Susteren's assistant from the summer of 2006 to the sum... [TVNewser]

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]

Greta Van Susteren Comes to Anderson Cooper's Defense...Sort Of - Posted February 15, 2010
This morning on her blog, FNC's Greta Van Susteren writes about the coverage of this story over the past several days. ...it seems unfair that Anderson Cooper has to wake to this every day - he is NOT accused of p... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren and Glenn Beck Get the SNL Treatment Again - Posted February 7, 2010
Happy big dig Sunday to our friends in the Mid-Atlantic. Enjoy this clip from Saturday Night Live -- a send-up of "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" and her guests, ... [TVNewser]

Cable News Program Rankings: FNC Nabs Top 13 - Posted February 2, 2010
In January, Fox News had the top 13 cable news programs in both total viewers and the demo starting with Bill O'Reilly, Sean Hannity, and Glenn Beck in the three spots. It's the first time in 5 years they've had the top 13 in the A25-54 demo. Her... [TVNewser]

January '10 Ratings: CNN Down Year-over-Year - Posted February 2, 2010
Much of January was dominated by news from the earthquake in Haiti and its aftermath, a story CNN covered heavily in primetime. While CNN regained its footing in prime against MSNBC, the network could not compete with Fox News. Total day (Mon-Sun): 576k total viewers / 177k A25-54 Prime (Mon-Sun): 842k total viewers... [TVNewser]

Primetime Coverage of Obama's Q&A - Posted January 29, 2010
If you missed today's Q&A between President Obama and Congressional Republicans in Baltimore, you'll have more opportunities to see it in primetime. MSNBC is airing a two-hour special with the full replay tonight at 8pmET titled "President's Question Time." It will be hosted by ... [TVNewser]

FNC's Lewis Named Sr. Producer of Laura Ingraham Show - Posted January 27, 2010
Nelson Lewis has accepted the Senior Producer position of the Laura Ingraham Show beginning February, 1st. Lewis has worked in the weekend booking unit of the Fox News Channel in W... [FishbowlDC]

State of the Union Coverage Plans: Cable 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 cable news networks. ... [TVNewser]

NY Mag Questions CNN, Cooper - Posted January 22, 2010
•NYMag's Daily Intel thinks Anderson Cooper's inability to top FNC's Greta Van Susteren during his extensive Haiti coverage must "send a message" to CNN about the anchor: ... [TVNewser]

Networks Call Massachusetts Special Election for Scott Brown. Republican Wins Ted Kennedy's Senate Seat - Posted January 19, 2010
At 9:21pmET, the Associated Press called the Massachusetts special election for the late Ted Kennedy's Senate seat for Republican Scott Brown... [TVNewser]

Photos from the Fox News 'Haiti Bureau' - Posted January 19, 2010
On her blog, Greta Van Susteren posted these pictures of the makeshift headquarters Fox News has set up at the Port-au-Prince airport where reporters broadcast live shots and, according to Van Susteren, where some crew members sleep. ... [TVNewser]

Covering the Massachusetts Senate Race - Posted January 18, 2010
Here's who's heading to -- or already in -- Massachusetts for tomorrow's close Senate race to fill Ted Kennedy's seat. • Fox News - Molly Line and ... [TVNewser]

FNC Above Rest in Haiti TV Watchers, Geraldo En Route, Jenkins Just Arrived - Posted January 15, 2010
Fox News is the clear victor in those watching around-the-clock news of the tragic earthquake in Haiti. While ten FNC correspondents have been deployed to the region, including White House Correspondent ... [FishbowlDC]

Newser Notes from Haiti - Posted January 14, 2010
• Fox News correspondent Steve Harrigan, who's covered wars and other international conflict, was overcome with emotion telling the story of a woman who lost 4 of her children in the quake, and her fifth child at a hospital: "That kind of loss is hoffific in any culture. But when you're... [TVNewser]

Greta is Grounded - Posted January 14, 2010
Greta Van Susteren, host of Fox News's "On the Record" was headed for Port au Prince today but was stopped en route. Greta's flight was not allowed to land in Haiti. She is returning to the U.S. and will still cover the quake tonight. ... [FishbowlDC]

Earthquake in Haiti: Evening Updates - Posted January 13, 2010
Brian Williams and Katie Couric were both in Port-au-Prince for their newscasts tonight, but due to the circumstances on the ground, much of that time they were either on the phone or their substitute... [TVNewser]

TVNewsers Heading To Haiti - Posted January 13, 2010
Continually Updated: We'll update this post as we hear more about who is heading to Hispaniola, either the Dominican Republic or Haiti (if the airport is reopened) to cover yesterday's 7.0 earthquake. CBS' Katie Couric NBC's ... [TVNewser]

Greta Thinks She Knows why Her Plastic Surgery Was Such a Big Deal - Posted January 4, 2010
Greta Van Sustern (left) during her time with CNN and (right) since joining Fox News. Eight years ago Greta Van Susteren joined Fox News Channel making the leap from CNN. And tonight ... [TVNewser]

Special of Flight 253 Boosts Christmas Night Cable Ratings - Posted December 29, 2009
The usually quiet holiday season was interrupted this year by breaking news of the attempted terrorist attack on Northwest flight 253. As we noted, ... [TVNewser]

Caption Contest: Rachel Maddow and Roger Ailes at Last Night's White House Christmas Party - Posted December 16, 2009
MSNBC's Rachel Maddow and Fox News chairman Roger Ailes were among the guests at last night's holiday party for tvnewsers at the White House. Leave your captions to the pricele... [TVNewser]

Cooper, Schultz Anchor from Out of Town - Posted December 10, 2009
•CNN's Anderson Cooper will anchor his program live tonight (10pmET) from the recently discovered tunnel that runs between Tijuana and San Diego. Earlier in the evening, MSNBC's Ed Schultz will... [TVNewser]

Greta on CNN: 'Something is Going Very Wrong Over There' - Posted December 8, 2009
Greta Van Susteren feels sorry for CNN. On her blog today, she writes: So why do I feel bad (almost) for CNN? Because I have friends there...friends who now whisper to me everytime they see me, "what do you think is going on here? The place feels awful...it is dying." I worry... [TVNewser]

On the Record, in the Lobby. Fire Alarm Interrupts Greta and Tucker - Posted December 7, 2009
A fire alarm at Fox News Channel's DC bureau sent the staff of On the Record with Greta Van Susteren, out the door. Greta was in the middle of a segment with Tucker Carlson when the alarm went off. FNC HQ in New York cut-in and filled the time for one... [TVNewser]

Chris Matthews Calls West Point "Enemy Camp," Greta Pounces - Posted December 2, 2009
Mediaite has the video of MSNBC's Chris Matthews as he gave analysis of Pres. Obama's address at West Point, specifically, the location. "He went to maybe the enemy camp tonight to make his case," said Matthews. "I thought it was a strange venue." It didn't take long for FNC's ... [TVNewser]

Sarah Palin Goes 'On the Record' as Fox Interviews Continue - Posted November 24, 2009
Sarah Palin started the week with two primetime interviews on Fox News last night. At 8pmET, Bill O'Reilly aired part III of his interview with the former VP nominee, drawing 3.74M Total Viewers. For comparison, episodes containing parts one and two drew 4.12M and 3.48M Total Viewers last Thursday and Friday. Then at... [TVNewser]

Sarah Palin Continues to be a Ratings Draw for Networks - Posted November 21, 2009
A week of Sarah Palin interviews began Monday on Oprah and culminated last night on "20/20," and in between national TV interviews with Sean Hannity and Bill O'Reilly with each drawing huge ratings. • ... [TVNewser]

Ft. Hood Massacre: Late - Posted November 6, 2009
At MidnightET CNN's Wolf Blitzer is anchoring a live edition of LKL. During the 9pmET hour, Larry King announced he was hosting a 50th birthday dinner for his wife and thanked Blitzer for sitting in. FNC preempted the O'Reilly re-air at 11pmET continuing with ... [TVNewser]

Larry King, Anderson Cooper Draw Lowest Ratings of '09 - Posted November 4, 2009
The night before the 2009 elections, CNN's prime time line-up continued their ratings troubles seen in October. On Monday night, Larry King and ... [TVNewser]

November '09 Elections: Cable Plans - Posted November 2, 2009
Tomorrow, polls will open following an off-year election season that's included closely followed races in Virginia, New Jersey, and New York. Here is a rundown of special coverage on the cable networks: Wolf Blitzer will be in D.C. anchoring... [TVNewser]

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]

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]

Greta's On the Move - Posted October 30, 2009
•Greta Van Susteren interviewed Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in Pakistan today, and now she's heading to Germany for the anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. While there, she'll interview former Pres. George H.W.... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 10.30.09 - Posted October 30, 2009
CBS' Mark Knoller tweets this pic this morning: "Trick or Treat. Gremlins, goblins and Knoller. (Mark o' Lantern by ... [FishbowlDC]

Olbermann 10pm Repeat Not Going Anywhere - Posted October 28, 2009
The AP's David Bauder reports that MSNBC is so pleased with the numbers that Keith Olbermann's 10pmET repeat is pulling, that the network is continu... [TVNewser]

The Video Wall: White House v. Fox News - Posted October 20, 2009
> Bill O'Reilly devoted last night's Talking Points Memo to why "President Obama is so mad at Fox News." > Sean Hannity also discussed that topic, calling the strategy "cynical," "manipulative," and "an abuse of power." He also said the administration "doesn't believe in a free press whose job it is... [TVNewser]

Greta Responds to Newsweek - Posted October 19, 2009
Fox News "On the Record" host Greta Van Susteren posted a response to Jacob Weisberg's Newsweek article, which called her network "un-American": First it was that Fox is not a news organization...and now? now Fox is un-american? ... [TVNewser]

News Notes: TV Edition - Posted October 19, 2009
A few things we thought you should know... • Fox's Greta van Susteren is in North Korea for tonight's "On the Record." • Bloomberg's Peter Cook will interview Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi this week. T... [FishbowlDC]

Greta Van Susteren Heads to North Korea... Again - Posted October 9, 2009
Earlier tonight, Greta Van Susteren announced on her blog that she's heading to North Korea - a second trip to the cloistered nation in less than 15 months. "To say we are eager to go understates it. It is very unusual for Americans (and especially American journalists) to get to see... [TVNewser]

Nope, Nothing "Get's" By Us Either - Posted September 23, 2009
Oops. Greta Van Susteren, don't look now but something is getting by you... Our sister blog TVNewser writes: ... [FishbowlLA]

The Ticker: Bartiromo, Van Susteren, Curry - Posted September 17, 2009
> Maria Bartiromo had an awkward moment earlier this month when she appeared to not be aware of the eligibility age for Medicare. Jason Linkins at the Huffington Post claims she wasn't being very truthful when she denied it this mor... [TVNewser]

August '09 Ratings: Bill O'Reilly Tops 'Grey's Anatomy,' 'The Office' - Posted September 1, 2009
In August, FNC beat the combined averages of CNN and MSNBC in Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo both in primetime and in total day. In prime, FNC averaged 2.29M Total Viewers and 590K viewers in the demo. "The O'Reilly Factor" (105 months as the top cable news show) had its... [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]

Santorum: Obama's Position on Cable News "Unprofessional" - Posted August 22, 2009
Last night on "On the Record," former-Senator Rick Santorum appeared with Greta Van Susteren to talk about the president's discussion of cable news within the health care debate and, in particular, his allusions to Fox News. In addition to calling the president "thin-skinned," Santorum said, "This reminds me of what... [TVNewser]

Gov. Pawlenty Describes Matthews' "Bromance" with Obama - Posted August 18, 2009
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For Second Time This Week, FNC Tops MSNBC, CNN, HLN & CNBC Combined - Posted August 13, 2009
You might see another "Fox News explodes" moment from Bill O'Reilly tonight. For the second time this week and fourth time this year, FNC beat the combined totals of ... [TVNewser]

Cablers in the News: Wolf, Bret, Shep & Greta - Posted July 27, 2009
• Get personal with CNN's Wolf Blitzer in the latest Reader's Digest. The Situation Room anchor is currently reading Tom Ricks' "The Gamble," his morning reading list includes Politico, HuffPost, Drudge, WaPo and NYT (online), he loves "Entourage" and- our personal fave Wolf fun fact- he's c... [FishbowlDC]

The Ticker: CNN Hoax, Greta Game, ABC Bounce... - Posted July 27, 2009
> BusinessInsider reports CNN's iReport.com was vandalized by someone claiming the CEO of ATT had died "in his multimillion dollar beachfront mansion" after a coke binge with "male dancers everywhere." > FNC's Gret... [TVNewser]

Greta Nabs Her Highest Viewer Total - Posted July 27, 2009
Thursday night's "On the Record" was Greta Van Susteren's most watched program of the year in Total Viewers and second most watched in the A25-54 demographic. The program, which featured part one of an interview with talk radio powerhouse ... [TVNewser]

Campbell Brown: "CNN Is the Only One Who's Still Doing Journalism" - Posted July 21, 2009
CNN's Campbell Brown sat down late last week with Julie Menin. And right out of the gate, Brown explained what sets CNN apart from its competitors. "CNN is the only one who's still doing journalism," said Brown, anchor of CNN's 8pmET program. "I don't mean that as a criticism of what... [TVNewser]

Cindy Adams Reveals Her Source - It's Greta! - Posted July 20, 2009
FNC's Greta Van Susteren and her husband John P. Coale had a trip to the Hamptons cut short when Van Susteren jetted off to India Friday morning to interview Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 07.17.09 - Posted July 17, 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]

FNC Special Commemorates Apollo 11 Mission - Posted July 16, 2009
Tomorrow night at 10pmET, Fox News Channel will present a special commemorating the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, which put a man on the moon. The special "Apollo 11: One Small Step to Our Future," is hosted by Greta Van Sustere... [TVNewser]

Fox News Remembers Tony Snow - Posted July 10, 2009
Sunday marks the one year anniversary of Tony Snow's passing and to honor the former White House press secretary and Fox News contributor, the network will air packages in remembrance. They'll include words from friends and colleagues, including President George HW Bush, President George W Bush, Bill O'Reilly, ... [FishbowlDC]

Tony Snow Remembered - Posted July 10, 2009
Alissa Krinsky TVNewser Contributor Sunday will mark one year since the death of Tony Snow from cancer. He battled the disease, which originated in his colon before spreading, for more than three years. Snow, a longtime commentator and journalist, anchored at Fox News Chan... [TVNewser]

And Now For the Next Big Live Event... Sonia Sotomayor - Posted July 7, 2009
As we were live blogging the Michael Jackson memorial service it got us thinking about the next big live news event - the confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor, which begins Monday. So far, here's what you can expect: the cable news channels are planning on taking the Senate Judiciary... [TVNewser]

TV Coverage Plans For Michael Jackson Memorial Service - Posted July 6, 2009
Michael Jackson's memorial service is tomorrow at the Staples Center in LA. Here's how the nets and cable will cover the service, via TVNewser: • ABC: Charlie Gibson will anchor live coverage "Remembering Michael Jackson" at 1pmET, joined by "Nightline" anchor ... [FishbowlDC]

Fox News Plans for Michael Jackson Memorial - Posted July 3, 2009
Fox News Channel is sticking with regular programming on Tuesday for the Jackson memorial which starts at 1pmET/10amPT. Adam Housley and Casey Stegall will be on-site in Los Angeles for live reports. Trace Gallagher and ... [TVNewser]

FNC's Weekend Jackson Plans - Posted June 26, 2009
Fox News has added a live hour tomorrow afternoon at 2pmET/11amPT to cover the Michael Jackson story. The hour will be anchored by Kelly Wright and Juliet Huddy. The business block stays intact from 10am-NoonET. Also, ... [TVNewser]

Michael Jackson 1958-2009: TV News Notes - Posted June 25, 2009
• ABC News will present a special "20/20" tonight at 9pmET/PT. "The Life and Death of Michael Jackson" will be anchored by Barbara Walters and Martin Bashir. Walters will then anchor the 10pm special on the life of Farrah Fawcett. &bu... [TVNewser]

Cablers Scramble to Cover Michael Jackson News - Posted June 25, 2009
The cable news networks have been covering the news that Michael Jackson was rushed to UCLA Medical Center after suffering a heart attack. At 5:20pmET TMZ.com reported Jackson had died after paramedics were unable to revive him. As ... [TVNewser]

Fox Fan Night at Citi Field - Posted June 21, 2009
Greta Van Susteren threw out the first pitch last night at the Mets game at Citi Field. It was also Fox Fan Night at the new ballpark. Several other Fox Newsers were in attendance including the Fox & Friends lineups of Gretchen Carlson... [TVNewser]

Fox News Mom on Son's Surgery - Posted June 19, 2009
Last night on FNC's "On the Record" Greta Van Susteren brought viewers an update on Fox News correspondent Catherine Herridge who three years ago gave part of her liver to save he... [TVNewser]

Mike Allen's "Surprise" Birthday Party, Brought To You By Starbucks - Posted June 18, 2009
Most of DC wakes up to him, even more of DC wonders if and when he ever sleeps, Politico's Mike Allen never seems to stop. So last ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 06.18.09 - Posted June 18, 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. Roll Call celebrated a 54th birthday this week. Happy... [FishbowlDC]

FNC Anchors Respond to Obama: "He Should Speak to the Fox Audience, Too. He is the President for ALL" - Posted June 17, 2009
Fox Newsers are responding to Pres. Obama's comment yesterday to CNBC's John Harwood about media coverage: "I've got one television station entirely devoted to attacking my administration," said Obama. "You'd be hard-pressed, if you watched the entire day, to find a positive sto... [TVNewser]

Which Murder Is More Newsworthy? Bill O'Reilly Debates - Posted June 11, 2009
Bill O'Reilly and FNC analyst Ellis Henican had a heated discussion last night about which story — the murder of Dr. Tiller or Private Long — was more newsworthy, and why each was covered the way it was in the media. The ... [TVNewser]

Greta, George Interview Sec. of State Clinton - Posted June 4, 2009
Fox News Channel's Greta Van Susteren continues her reporting from Egypt (she rode a camel yesterday) with an interview with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton this morning. The inter... [TVNewser]

May Ratings: FNC Beats MSNBC and CNN Combined Again - Posted June 2, 2009
Fox News was the top rated cable news network in May 2009, beating CNN and MSNBC combined in both Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo in prime time. Fox News had the top 9 programs on cable news during prime time (Total Viewers), with The O'Reilly Factor, Hannity, Glenn Beck Program, On... [TVNewser]

IFC's Make Media Matter Event - Posted May 28, 2009
If you follow us on Twitter, you might have caught a few my snarktastic tweets from IFC's Make Media Matter event that was held at the Newseum this afternoon. Here are a few highlights: We learned that Tucker Carlson is "not black" but he does think that the price of computers has come... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 05.28.09 - Posted May 28, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Happy Birthday to WaPo Publisher Katharine Weymouth Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Here's what we're reading this Thursday morning... TV | MAGAZINES | WEB | ... [FishbowlDC]

Greta Van Susteren Can Go Home Again - Posted May 27, 2009
FNC's Greta Van Susteren is the focus of today's "Traveling with the Stars" in USA Today. She reminisces about her hometown of Appleton, Wisconsin where her father was a prominent judge. ... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren's Web Makeover - Posted May 27, 2009
GretaWire, the blog written by FNC's Greta Van Susteren is about to get its long-heralded makeover. On the blog, she writes: I hope you all will like the new website. I think it is much better - although there is a bit of a lear... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

What Does the Future Hold For Greta Van Susteren? - Posted May 25, 2009
In today's NYTimes, Brian Stelter wraps up much of the chatter that's been out there about Fox News host Greta Van Susteren - about her husband ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 05.20.09 - Posted May 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. Happy Birthday to ... [FishbowlDC]

Greta's Husband Tried to Bring Sarah Palin and Hillary Clinton Together - Posted May 19, 2009
It's hard to imagine it would ever happen — that Gov. Sarah Palin would help pay down some of the campaign debt of Hillary Clinton. But Politico ... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren To The Rescue - Posted May 18, 2009
You never know who you'll run into on the New York-to-Washington Amtrak train — or which journalist may be coming to the rescue of a fellow journalist. Nikki Schwab of U.S. News & World Report ... [TVNewser]

Greta Blogs About "Weird" Politico Questions - Posted May 14, 2009
Here at TVNewser, we get countless tips everyday (or at least we don't count the ones we get), and sometimes, after checking with the media relations departments at a particular network, a tip turns out to categorically false. But very rarely does this process play out in public. Then again, very few... [TVNewser]

A Look Back at WHCD Weekend, With FBDC - Posted May 11, 2009
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WHCD: Cap File Rises to the Occasion - Posted May 11, 2009
Eva Longoria Parker & Meghan McCain Tight budgets and tiny guest lists at other post-dinner events offered Capitol File/Niche Media an interesting opportunity to make their mark as hosts for the 2009 WHCD weekend must-attend fete. Luckily for Cap File, the Saturday night soir... [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]

Greta Van Susteren: Todd Palin's "Handler"? - Posted May 10, 2009
Many TV networks had celebrity guests at their White House Correspondents Association Dinner tables, but FNC's Greta Van Susteren seems to have taken the task of making Fox guest Todd Palin... [TVNewser]

Enchanted, Surprised, Troubled and Humbled at Time & People - Posted May 9, 2009
Larry Hackett and Sandra Sobieraj Westfall of People Magazine and Time Magazine's Richard Stengel and Michael Duffy kicked off the WHCA Dinner we... [FishbowlDC]

Update: NBC's Pete Williams NOT First with Souter News - Posted May 1, 2009
Update: Actually, NPR was first with the news at 9:36pm. Nina Totenberg reported that Souter is expected to remain on the bench until a successor has been chosen and confirmed. Earlier: Last night on MSNBC's Rachel Maddow Show, NBC's justice corresponden... [TVNewser]

100 Days News Conference: Notes - Posted April 29, 2009
President Barack Obama's news conference tonight at 8pmET will mark his 100th day in office, and each network plans to carry it differently (and one, not at all). FishbowlDC has ... [TVNewser]

April Ratings: FNC Beats CNN and MSNBC Combined - Posted April 28, 2009
How's this for cable news domination - Fox News beat CNN and MSNBC combined in every hour from 6amET to MidnightET in both Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo for April 2009. FNC had the top 11 cable news programs in Total Viewers and 12 of the top 15 in the demo.... [TVNewser]

Greta vs. Bill Carter Escalates: Emails and "Agenda" Accusations - Posted April 27, 2009
Remember what Greta Van Susteren had to say about Bill Carter's CNN ratings story? WebNewser ... [TVNewser]

Greta Publishes Bill Carter Email Knocking Fox - Posted April 27, 2009
Fox News host Greta Van Susteren took to her blog, Gretawire, earlier today to counter some points in Bill Carter's New York Times story about CNN's ratings. Now Van Sust... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Greta Takes Issue with Bill Carter's CNN Story - Posted April 27, 2009
FNC's Greta Van Susteren has issues with this morning's Bill Carter ... [TVNewser]

Greta on Roesgen: "I Think She's Been Punished Enough" - Posted April 23, 2009
Eileen O'Connor, the former CNN reporter who spoke out against ... [TVNewser]

Ted Turner To Get "Ding Dong Ditched": Ashton Beats CNN To 1 Million - Posted April 17, 2009
Well Ashton Kutcher did it: he beat CNN to one million Twitter followers early this morning. WebNewser ha... [TVNewser]

Fox News' All-Day Party - Posted April 15, 2009
While CNBC's Rick Santelli, who the tax day tea party planners say was the inspiration for the parties across the country today, will not be... [TVNewser]

"New Face of News " Fired From ABC - Posted April 9, 2009
Page Six reports a Chicago-based Good Morning America producer has been let go after medical expenses for a nose job were found on his corporate credit card. The producer, Steph Watt... [TVNewser]

Cable News A-Listers Descend on DC - Posted April 3, 2009
Check out Fox News' Greta Van Susteren, MSNBC's Rachel Maddow and CNN's Wolf Blitzer at the 2009 NTCA Cable Show in DC via Broadcasting & Cable. More from B&C here... ... [FishbowlDC]

Greta and Larry Flynt's Photo Op - Posted April 2, 2009
From GretaWire That was Larry Flynt who ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 04.02.09 - Posted April 2, 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 73 covering the Obama administration and ... [FishbowlDC]

Q1 2009 Ratings: FNC Tops CNN and MSNBC Combined in Prime Time Total Viewers - Posted March 31, 2009
Fox News Channel was the 2nd highest rated cable channel on all of television during the first quarter of 2009 in prime time Total Viewers. CNN was 17th and MSNBC 24th for the first three months of the year. FNC beat CNN and MSNBC combined and gained the most compared to... [TVNewser]

FoxNation.com: "A Mix Between the Huffington Post and Drudge" - Posted March 30, 2009
WaPo's Howard Kurtz talks with Fox News execs about the news channel's new Website, TheFoxNation.com. The Web site will attempt to emulate the social aspects of Facebook -- as well as MySpace, which, like Fox,... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Morning Reading List 03.30.09 - Posted March 30, 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 70 covering the Obama administration and ... [FishbowlDC]

The Ticker: Bellows, Greta, Cloud... - Posted March 26, 2009
> Jim Bellows, who died March 6, will be remembered with a celebration of his life on April 3 at Columbia University School of Journalism. The former ABC News executive editor was also editor at the New York Herald Tribune and Los Angeles Herald-Examiner.... [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]

Greta Responds to Reports Her Husband is Advising Palin - Posted March 19, 2009
After a report in the Washington Post said Greta Van Susteren's husband, John Coale... [TVNewser]

FNC Takes Look Back at Campaign Trail - Posted March 8, 2009
Greta Van Susteren hosts "Assignment: Campaign Trail" today — an hour-long special giving a behind-the-scenes look at covering the 2008 presidential campaign. It airs at 2pm... [TVNewser]

February Ratings: FNC Beats CNN and MSNBC Combined in Total Viewers - Posted February 24, 2009
Fox News was the ratings leader during prime time and total day during February 2009 — its 86th month on top. FNC averaged more Total Viewers than CNN and MSNBC combined in prime time and total day. FNC had nine out of the top 10 programs in cable news last month in... [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]

From Palin to Clinton: Greta Interviews Bill in NY - Posted February 19, 2009
Greta Van Susteren interviewed former President Bill Clinton this afternoon fo... [TVNewser]

Patty Hewes Goes On the Record - Posted February 19, 2009
Greta Van Susteren showed up on FX last week, interviewing lead character Patty Hewes (Glenn Close) in ... [TVNewser]

Every Network Picks Up Greta's Bristol Palin Interview - Posted February 17, 2009
How do you get every network morning show and your cable competition to play interview clips and break out the "Fox News" courtesies? Well, getting Gov. Sarah Palin's daughter, Bristol Palin, On the Record saying abstinence "is not realistic at all" helps. ... [TVNewser]

Morning Viewing List 02.17.09 - Posted February 17, 2009
Watch Howard Kurtz call out mistakes made by Fox News and MSNBC on Sunday's Reliable Sources on CNN. "You should be apologizing for using partisan propaganda from the GOP without telling your viewers where it came from," he said. "And speaking of screw-ups," Kurtz transitioned to discussing Keith Olbermann's misquote of... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 02.17.09 - Posted February 17, 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]

Greta Talks to Bristol in First TV Interview - Posted February 16, 2009
FNC's Greta Van Susteren has been on the Palin family beat both before and after the presidential election, and this weekend she was back ... [TVNewser]

Schedule Shake-Ups As Cablers Cover Obama Newser - Posted February 9, 2009
Every major network will cover President Barack Obama's news conference tonight at 8pmET, which is expected to last the full hour, as will the cablers (and business news networks). How will they shake up their schedule? In very different ways: • CNN — ... [TVNewser]

With Obama in White House, FNC's Ratings Grow - Posted February 6, 2009
Two weeks into President Barack Obama's time in the White House, with a changed line-up to go with the change on 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., Fox News Channel is posting stronger ratings than during the end of ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 01.28.09 - Posted January 28, 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]

As The Blago Turns... - Posted January 27, 2009
This morning, Gov. Rod Blagojevich appeared on CBS' The Early Show and Fox & Friends. So where is he headed for the rest of the day? • Fox News Radio (Tom Sullivan Show) • FBN (Happy Hour — pre-taped) • Associated Press TV • truTV/In Session (... [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]

Morning Reading List, 01.13.09 - Posted January 13, 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]

Morning Reading List, 01.12.09 - Posted January 12, 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]

Sam Feist Upped At CNN - Posted January 8, 2009
CNN political director Sam Feist has been named VP of Washington-based programming for the network. He will continue to report to SVP David Bohrman. "Sam has been a driving force behind the team that led CNN to the most successful ratings year in the network's 28-year history," said Bohrman in the release. Feist... [TVNewser]

Van Susteren, Maddow Ripe for SNL Parody? - Posted January 4, 2009
The NYTimes' Ned Martel profiles three of the new faces on Saturday Night Live — all women, by the way — two of whom are gearing up for cable news personality parodies. ... [TVNewser]

2008 Ratings: FNC's Best Year Ever - Posted December 31, 2008
For the 7th year in a row, Fox News Channel was the most-watched cable news network. This year it was also the fourth highest-rated network in all of basic cable, and had its best year in total day and prime time. The O'Reilly Factor, now #1 for 97 consecutive months at 8pmET,... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: FNC, NBC, CNN... - Posted December 23, 2008
> "A Fox & Friends Christmas" airs tomorrow night from 8-10pmET, hosted by the weekday and weekend F&F teams. Special guests stopping by include Alan Colmes, Sean Hannity, Greta Van Susteren and more "unannounced" guests, sharing ... [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]

More On-Air Talent Out at CNN - Posted December 13, 2008
TVNewser has confirmed CNN Headline News afternoon anchor Carrie Lee is leaving the network. Her last day is Tuesday. The New York-based anchor has been with the network since 2001. FishbowlDC reports Kelli... [TVNewser]

Cooper: "This Is The First Job I've Actually Nailed Things On The Walls Of My Office" - Posted December 11, 2008
Anderson Cooper is happy where he's at — and at CNN, he's sticking around. "It's hard to predict things on TV," he tells TVNewser. "This is the first job I've actually nailed things on the walls of my office. I've never had that much confidence I'd be around ve... [TVNewser]

November Ratings: 83 Months on Top for FNC - Posted December 3, 2008
FNC has been the most-watched cable news channel for 83 consecutive months in both Total Day and prime time. FNC was #3 in prime time and #4 in total day in all of basic cable. Fox News also retained the most viewership, post-election (Nov 4 vs. Nov. 5 - 30.) In Total... [TVNewser]

"Chaos" Erupts Around CNN Correspondent During Mumbai Live Shot - Posted November 27, 2008
In the second day of the siege in Mumbai, some members of the media are finding themselves in the middle of local anger. CNN's Sara Sidner is the network's New Delhi correspondent. Sidner was reporting about the situation at the Taj Hotel when several locals began i... [TVNewser]

Cabler Connections to the Mumbai Attacks - Posted November 27, 2008
As networks were looking for correspondents on the ground to cover the attacks in Mumbai Wednesday, FBN had someone to talk to — reporter Jeff Flock's daughter, Elizabeth Flock. Flock is... [TVNewser]

"If You Offered Joran $10,000 Tomorrow And Asked Him To Tell You a Fifth Story, He'll Do It" - Posted November 26, 2008
FNC's Greta Van Susteren and TV lawyer mainstay Joe Tacopina got into a heated exchange last night in the wake of Van Susteren's interview with Tacopina's client ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 11.25.08 - Posted November 25, 2008
Good Morning Washington. What DC restaurant 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]

Fox News Prime Time AC (After Colmes) - Posted November 24, 2008
Alan Colmes' departure from his Fox News show is the first talent change the network has seen in prime time since Greta Van Susteren replaced Paula Zahn in 2002. Unlike its competitors, Fox News has had a consistent prime time lineup for near... [TVNewser]

Greta Says She, Not Palin, Spelled Name Wrong - Posted November 24, 2008
Greta Van Susteren called out The Washington Post's "The Reliable Source" column today ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: NBC, CBS, TWC... - Posted November 20, 2008
> NBC Nightly News correspondent Mara Schiavocampo reports from Japan and India for The Oprah Winfrey Show's "Beauty Secrets From Around the World" series today. > E... [TVNewser]

Sean Hannity Doesn't Wear Suit Pants, And Other Things We Learned From Facebook - Posted November 17, 2008
Fox News promoted their redesigned Facebook page throughout The Live Desk this afternoon which now includes several new features, including a series of Fun Facts about some of their high profile anchors. Some tidbits of info revealed on the site: • ... [TVNewser]

Greta Response to Kurtz Stays Unpublished - Posted November 17, 2008
Following Howard Kurtz' story last Thursday that included David Zurawik's critique of Greta Van Susteren's interview with Go... [TVNewser]

Palin and the Press - Posted November 13, 2008
FNC's Greta Van Susteren and NBC's Matt Lauer have joined her in her kitchen; CNN's Larry King and ... [TVNewser]

Critic Slams Lauer, Van Susteren Over Palin Interviews - Posted November 11, 2008
She may be TV ratings gold, but TV critic David Zurawick isn't liking what he's seeing in this week's Matt Lauer and Greta Van Susteren interviews with Gov. ... [TVNewser]

Matt Asks Sarah About Katie - Posted November 11, 2008
During his interview with Gov. Sarah Palin, Matt Lauer asks about his former Today show colleague, ... [TVNewser]

The Loser of the 2008 Election - Posted November 11, 2008
Remember when we all laughed at the quip that Joe the Plumber had done more interviews than VP presidential candidate Sarah Palin? Remember back in October how funny we all thought that was? Oh those were the days...there were just a couple of clips of Sarah Palin that t... [FishbowlLA]

Palin on Fox: I Know Africa is a Continent - Posted November 11, 2008
Hmm, not even Barack Obama's election and the new "civility" at the White House can knock Sarah Palin out of the headlines. She did her first post-election interview with Fox's Greta Van Susteren last night and appeared again with ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Palin on Fox: I Know Africa is a Continent - Posted November 11, 2008
Hmm, not even Barack Obama's election and the new "civility" at the White House can knock Sarah Palin out of the headlines. She did her first post-election interview with Fox's Greta Van Susteren last night and appeared again with ... [FishbowlNY]

Greta and Bill Disagree Over Reporting of Palin Gossip Rumor News - Posted November 10, 2008
Johnny Dollar was listening to The Radio Factor today as FNC's Greta Van Susteren called in. The O'Reilly-Van Susteren chat occurred about 20 minutes before Greta's interview with Gov. Sarah Palin. At issue: ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: (Sunday Edition): Turner, Fung, Herridge... - Posted November 9, 2008
> We're told that Morley Safer's interview with Ted Turner includes a discussion of his "feud" with Rupert Murdoch. Let's see if it makes it into the final ... [TVNewser]

Sarah Palin Goin' Rogue With Interviews - Posted November 8, 2008
After unnamed McCain staffers took to the press spreading stories about Gov. Sarah Palin, she has been responding this week. But she's doing it in ... [TVNewser]

The First Post-Election Interview with John McCain Goes To... - Posted November 7, 2008
...Jay Leno. That's right. Leno will interview Sen. John McCain next Tuesday on The Tonight Show, in honor of Veterans Day. This will be McCain's first interview since his defeat last Tuesday. Since the show tapes earlier in the evening, expect to see clips on the cable networks before the airing... [TVNewser]

FNC Easing Up On Pres.-Elect Obama? - Posted November 7, 2008
The New York Daily News says so: Fox News boss Roger Ailes doesn't want to spoil Barack Obama's political honeymoon, we hear. A source says Ailes has told prime-time hosts ... [TVNewser]

Palin's First Post-Election Sit-Down Goes to Greta - Posted November 7, 2008
Drudge is reporting Gov. Sarah Palin will sit down with FNC's Greta Van Susteren for her first post-election interview, to air... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 11.07.08 - Posted November 7, 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]

Greta Goes On The Record - Posted November 6, 2008
For the first post-election live chat, we've got our first return guest to the TVNewser live chat: FNC's Greta Van Susteren. Van Susteren joined us for ... [TVNewser]

Inside FBN's First Election Night - Posted November 5, 2008
Coming out of a commercial break at 6:33pmET, Neil Cavuto begins setting the scene for when races begin to be called. He describes the Senate races, and the possibility the Democrats could get 60 seats. "A magic number that all but effectively wipes out the opposit... [TVNewser]

Final Campaign Push for Cablers - Posted October 31, 2008
Some notes on coverage on this final weekend before the 2008 presidential election. Fox News Saturday — 9pmET: Hannity & Colmes 10pmET: On the Record with Greta Van Susteren Sunday — 6-9amET: Fox & Friends with Doocy, Carlson and Kilmeade 10a-12p: America's Election HQ w/ Hemmer and Kelly 4-5pm: Your World w/ Cavuto 5-6pm: America's Election HQ w/ Hemmer and... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 10.31.08 - Posted October 31, 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]

Greta on Rumor: "This is Simply a Lie About Me" - Posted October 30, 2008
The Website African Press International, which claims to have an audio taped interview with Michelle Obama, continues to post new information on the site about the interview. This, despite a denial from the Obama campaign that an interview ever occurred. Here's what... [TVNewser]

The Year of the Women? - Posted October 30, 2008
From today's mediabistro.com Morning Newsfeed: Salon's Rebecca Traister writes, if 2004 was "Jon Stewart's career-making elec... [TVNewser]

Fox News Announces Election Night Plans - Posted October 29, 2008
Fox News will debut a brand new High Definition studio on Election Night, as viewers can watch FOX broadcasting on the network or the Fox News cable outlet (or on Fox News Radio...or on The Strategy room on Foxnews.com). Brit Hume anchors, beginning at 6pmET, on FNC, an... [TVNewser]

October Ratings - CNN's Demo Victories at 3, 4, 5, 10 & 11 - Posted October 28, 2008
With a strong October, Anderson Cooper 360 is now the #1 show at 10pmET in the A25-54 demo for the year. AC360 leads FNC's On the Record by a slim 4% in the demo. Greta Van Susteren's show still leads in Total Viewers. CNN was also #1 in the demo at 3pm,... [TVNewser]

"He's Young and Smart and Hot, With a Jones For Dangerous Assignments" - Posted October 24, 2008
CNN anchor Anderson Cooper is profiled in a lengthy, wide-ranging profile in this month's Elle Magazine b... [TVNewser]

O'Reilly: "CNN Owes It To Their Audience...To Correct The Record" - Posted October 23, 2008
Bill O'Reilly spent his Talking Points memo last night to go after CNN and correspondent Drew Griffin after ... [TVNewser]

"Link Journalism" Goes Mainstream on Web - Posted October 13, 2008
One of the main differences between online journalism outlets and the older journalistic institutions is online's willingness to link to competitors. The New York Times' Brian Stelter writes how, in some instances, that norm is changing. Stelter cites two examples: NBC's local affiliates and his own newspaper... [TVNewser]

Webcasting: Where The Cablers Go Unscripted...For Better or Worse - Posted October 11, 2008
Former CNBC and Headline News anchor Renay San Miguel has found life after TV news, and it includes writing about TV News. San Miguel writes ... [TVNewser]

Good Gets For Greta - Posted October 9, 2008
In the past 24 hours, Greta van Susteren has interviewed: Sarah Palin Laura Bush Condoleezza Rice ... [FishbowlDC]

Hannity To Re-Up with FNC Through 2012; Gets McCain/Palin Tonight - Posted October 8, 2008
The Daily News reports Sean Hannity is about to sign "a new multiyear, multimillion-dollar contract" with Fox News Channel. The ... [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]

Debating the Debate: The Pundits - Posted October 3, 2008
So who won the debate last night — Sen. Joe Biden or Gov. Sarah Palin? That depends on who you ask (or who you poll). But one thing appeared clear: the prediction on the cablers of a fireworks-filled gaffe-fest was greatly overblown. As Chris Wallace... [TVNewser]

Your Fill of Ifill - Posted October 2, 2008
The Support/Don't Support Gwen Ifill as debate moderator debate continues. Now Greta van Susteren ... [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]

Zardari Interview Spurs North Response - Posted October 2, 2008
FNC's Greta Van Susteren sat down with new Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari, and one of his comments has been a focus this week. The New York Times' ... [TVNewser]

Q3 2008: Best Ever For Brit - Posted October 1, 2008
How's this for going out on top — in what will likely be the final full quarter for Brit Hume as anchor of Special Report, the program enjoyed its highest quarterly average ever in Total Viewers. Also performing well for FNC was Studio B with ... [TVNewser]

"Friendliest Interview I've Seen Since Keith Olbermann Sat Down With Obama" - Posted September 22, 2008
During Howard Kurtz' weekly online Q&A on Washingtonpost.com this morning, Kurtz was asked about last week's highly rated Sean Hannity interview with Gov. ... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Preview - Posted September 19, 2008
Meet the Press: New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and a roundtable with CNBC's Erin Burnett, CNBC's John Harwood, CNBC's Steve Liesman and Washingto... [FishbowlDC]

The Ticker (Biden edition): CBS, FNC, BBC... - Posted September 19, 2008
> Due to breaking economy news, Katie Couric's day-in-the-life report on Democratic VP nominee Sen. Joe Biden will be moved to Monday's Evening News broadcast. Couric followed Biden on the campaign trail. > FNC's hour-long special, "Joe Biden: A... [TVNewser]

Greta Calls Columnist a "Pig," Explains - Posted September 19, 2008
CBC columnist Heather Mallick, who has been drawing heat for calling Gov. Sarah Palin "white trash... [TVNewser]

"America Trusts CNN"...But... - Posted September 18, 2008
CNN took out a full-page ad in several newspapers today, including the New York Times and the Washington Post, touting some #1's related to Convention coverage. But unlike the last ad that got hung up in the fine print, this one is... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Cibrowski, Claman, Van Susteren... - Posted September 18, 2008
> GMA EP Tom Cibrowski and his wife Julie welcomed a daughter yesterday, Caroline Elizabeth Cibrowski. Mom, Dad, Caroline and big sister Suzie are doing great. > The AP's Frazier Moore gives ... [TVNewser]

Greta/Todd Done, Sean/Sarah Up Next - Posted September 17, 2008
Greta Van Susteren's two part interview with Todd Palin, the first since his wife was named the VP nominee, garnered big ratings for FNC. The 10pmET program had a two-day average of 665... [TVNewser]

First Look at First Dude's First Interview - Posted September 15, 2008
TVNewser has obtained some of the transcript of Greta Van Susteren's interview with Todd Palin. The first part of the just-completed interview airs tonight on On the Record at 10pmET on FNC. Van Susteren asks Palin if he was surprised to find out his wife had been picked to be Sen.... [TVNewser]

Greta Gets First Interview with 'First Dude' - Posted September 12, 2008
First on TVNewser: While ABC's Charlie Gibson is busy with Gov. ... [TVNewser]

Did A News Organization Post Casey Anthony's Bond? - Posted September 10, 2008
From a TVNewser tipster: "a major mainstream news organization is the reason Casey Anthony was bonded out jail — yep a major news organization posted her bail." TVNewser is making calls on this tip. Anthony made bail for a second time on Friday. The ... [TVNewser]

Palin Documentary FNC's Best Ever - Posted September 9, 2008
The Gov. Sarah Palin "carryover effect" described by FNC VP of news editorial Jay Wallace to ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Scarborough, Martin, Van Susteren... - Posted September 5, 2008
> So what does this mean? Yesterday morning Joe Scarborough joked with TVNewser that he and Keith Olbermann and ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker (p.m. edition): FNC, MSNBC, CNN... - Posted September 4, 2008
> Greta Van Susteren talked to Jezebel about sexism in the media, Katie Couric and other issues. "Whether you like Katie Couric or not, she's got 30 years of experience and she earned it and she just got hammer... [TVNewser]

RNC & Gustav: Prime Time Notes - Posted September 1, 2008
We've gotten word from network insiders here in St. Paul, what the plan is for cable coverage tonight: • Fox News Channel will remain live until 2amET tomorrow morning (later if news warrants) with coverage from the Gulf coast and reports from the RNC as well. Greta Van Susteren interviewed Laura Bush... [TVNewser]

Gustav a Cat 3 4, And Heading For the Gulf - Posted August 30, 2008
The networks are continuing to move in correspondents to the Gulf coast as Hurricane Gustav developed into a Category 3 storm this morning. With Gustav bearing down on Cuba today, NBC's Havana correspondent ... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Tuesday, Aug. 26 - Posted August 27, 2008
25-54 demographic: (L +SD) Total day: FNC: 356 | CNN: 454 | MSNBC: 266 | HLN: 137Prime: FNC: 823 | CNN: 1281 | MSNBC: 785 | HLN: 312 ... [TVNewser]

Chat With Greta! - Posted August 26, 2008
FNC's Greta Van Susteren is taking some time out of her busy day for a live chat from Denver. The chat begins in just a few minutes, at 6:30pmET, so if you have any questions, drop them in the tip box. You can also ask them via our live blogging platform,... [TVNewser]

The Scoreboard: Monday, Aug. 25 - Posted August 26, 2008
25-54 demographic: (L +SD) Total day: FNC: 299 | CNN: 398 | MSNBC: 258 | HLN: 112Prime: FNC: 776 | CNN: 1366 | MSNBC: 847 | HLN: 237 ... [TVNewser]

Greta Brings McCain, Obama Camps Together - Posted August 25, 2008
It was their first joint appearance, but it wasn't even on TV. Obama spokesperson Bill Burton and McCain spokesperson Tucker Bounds appeared together for an impromptu interview with ... [TVNewser]

TVNewser Heads to Denver - Posted August 25, 2008
TVNewser is en route to Denver at the moment, but we wanted to give you a preview of what to expect from our coverage for the next couple weeks. Look for the same type of "news about the news" coverage we always provide, except with some new features. • We'll be providing... [TVNewser]

Greta Prepares For Marathon Convention Blogging - Posted August 21, 2008
Greta Van Susteren's blog, GretaWire, has been a spot to both find TVNewser posts and ... [TVNewser]

Bored This Fall? - Posted August 21, 2008
Well maybe you'd like to be an intern. Over on mediabistro.com's job board (a Fair and Balanced plug for the Best Job Board on the Web [BJBOTW]...or The Place for Media Jobs), you can see all job and internship opportunities, including ones for Fox News and ... [TVNewser]

FNC Readies for 'The FOX Experience' - Posted August 19, 2008
Fox News Channel has announced Convention plans, which will focus on 'The FOX Experience.' The headquarters for the majority of the FNC coverage, the Experience will be located at Braun's Bar & Grill in Denver and in a custom tent in St. Paul. Some notes from the release: • Live from the 'Experience'... [TVNewser]

If You Thought There Was Brett Favre Before... - Posted August 7, 2008
...just wait until he settles into New York. Brett Favre became a top story late last night, as he was traded from the Green Bay Packers to the New York Jets. On Countdown with Keith Olbermann tonight, it will be like ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker (p.m. edition): North Korea, China, Wisconsin... - Posted August 4, 2008
> All day on her blog, Gretawire, FNC's Greta Van Susteren has been posting pictures and anecdotes from her trip to North Korea. Some of the footage from the trip will air tonight On the Record at 10pmET, with the majority airing tomorrow night. > Toni... [TVNewser]

Last Night in "Talking Points" - Posted July 30, 2008
The soap opera saga that is the Scott McClellan-talking points comments, in which he implied, than ... [TVNewser]

July Ratings: Greta Regains Demo Lead - Posted July 29, 2008
Fox News Channel was once again the top rated cable channel during July 2008, in both Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo. FNC also had 14 out of the top 15 programs in cable news in Total Viewers, and eight out of the top 11 in the demo. In prime time (8pm-11pmET),... [TVNewser]

Greta Gets Ad Ink As China Trip Begins - Posted July 28, 2008
As FNC anchor Greta Van Susteren arrives in Beijing, back in the U.S., On the Record is getting the O'Reilly Factor-consecutive months tr... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 07.25.08 - Posted July 25, 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 aft... [FishbowlDC]

Guest Asks Greta Not to Ask "Stupid" Questions - Posted July 23, 2008
Monday night, Fox News's Greta Van Susteren got the grandmother of missing 2-year-old C... [TVNewser]

Keeping Them...Honestly, Just Read the Fine Print - Posted July 21, 2008
CNN took out a full-page ad for Anderson Cooper 360 today in the New York Times, touting the show being, "#1 at 10pm." The header of the ad is Cooper's slogan, "Keeping Them Honest," and the bottom portion is a large photo of Cooper on assignment. Then there's th... [TVNewser]

Greta Lobs Bias Charge at CNN - Posted July 18, 2008
Fox News anchor Greta Van Susteren is blasting Netroots Nation, which calls itself a "progressive political movement," for ... [TVNewser]

Sharpton, Jackson, Others Respond to N-Word Revelation - Posted July 17, 2008
The broadcast news divisions and cable news networks have been talking today about TVNewser's report that Rev.... [TVNewser]

Bill O'Reilly Talks Tape on Studio B; Blames "Some Weasel" For Leaking to TVNewser - Posted July 16, 2008
FNC anchor Bill O'Reilly appeared on Studio B this afternoon to address TVNewser's story about what else Rev. ... [TVNewser]

How Greta Got Brett Favre to Go On the Record - Posted July 15, 2008
FNC anchor Greta Van Susteren has had a busy past few days. Van Susteren flew to Wisconsin Friday to interview Sen. John McCain, returning to Washington Saturday to host a special ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 07.15.08 - Posted July 15, 2008
Good morning Washington. What area restaurant serves the above dessert tray? Let us know. 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]

Brett Favre Goes on the Record - Posted July 14, 2008
Greta Van Susteren aired the first part of a two-part interview with retired (for now) NFL MVP quarterback Brett Favre, who's in a standoff with ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker (p.m. edition): Favre, Tan, Zell... - Posted July 14, 2008
> Retired (for now) Green Bay Packer Brett Favre goes On The Record with (Wisconsinite and ginormous Packer fan) Greta Van Susteren tonight. Favre clears up... [TVNewser]

Tony Snow's Death: Ailes and Greta - Posted July 12, 2008
More from Roger Ailes appearance this morning on Fox & Friends: Well, I'd known Tony before. So I'd met him in Washington years ago and I ... [TVNewser]

Tony Snow's Death: FNC Programming - Posted July 12, 2008
Fox News has announced changes to its programming tonight and tomorrow. At 8pmET, Bill O'Reilly anchors a live special edition of The O'Reilly Factor. This is followed by live special editions of On The Record with Greta Van Susteren at 9pmET and Geraldo At Large at 10pmET. The three programs repeat in... [TVNewser]

The Inside Story of Jesse Jackson's Obama Comments - Posted July 10, 2008
We now know why it took more than three days for the Rev. Jesse Jackson comments to make it on to Fox News Channel. Jackson made the crude comments about Barack Obama Sunday morning whi... [TVNewser]

What's In A Name?: The Reaction - Posted July 8, 2008
Some reaction to TVNewser's story of the Nielsen meeting re: AC360 titling: • FNC's Greta Van Susteren blogged about this morning. Calling ... [TVNewser]

Greta Tries "To Keep CNN Honest" - Posted July 4, 2008
Greta Van Susteren has gotten around to reading TVNewser's interview with AC360 EP David Doss... [TVNewser]

Greta Defends Her Former CNN Show - Posted July 4, 2008
Greta Van Susteren's blog continues to be a source of interest. This time, ... [TVNewser]

MPA Digital Conference: LOLCats Ease Pain of Pushing Mag Content Online - Posted February 27, 2008
LOLCats take the MPA by storm Much like Magazine Publishers of America's Magabrand confab in Florida last October, the morning program at today's MPA Digital Conference was heavy on the "you should be doing this already, you entrenched print industry." Only this time, it was social networking and user-generated content fr... [morningmedianewsfeed]

MPA Digital Conference: LOLCats Ease Pain of Pushing Mag Content Online - Posted February 27, 2008
LOLCats take the MPA by storm Much like Magazine Publishers of America's Magabrand confab in Florida last October, the morning program at today's MPA Digital Conference was heavy on the "you should be doing this already, you entrenched print industry." Only this time, it was social networking and user-generated content fr... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List, 01.22.08 - Posted January 22, 2008
Good morning Washington. Eleven years ago today, the Senate confirmed Madeleine Albright as secretary of state. And it's Diane Lane's birthday! (Hat Tip: MicCheckRadio). See more after the jump. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning More Like Noon Reading List, 01.04.08 - Posted January 4, 2008
Good morning Washington. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | MAGAZINES | RADIO | JOBS We blame Iowa for the delay. REVOLV... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 12.14.07 - Posted December 14, 2007
Good morning Washington. On this day in 1799, George "Big Poppa" Washington passed away. Pour out some of whatever you got at the George Washington distillery. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | MAGAZINES | RADIO | ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 10.17.07 - Posted October 16, 2007
Good morning Washington. Rowan Scarborough has left the Washington Examiner. He says, "after a stint in the Navy, 30 years at five newspapers and two book, I'm retiring, while eyeing some new projects in 2008." An NBC release announced, "According to Nielsen Media Research data, 'NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams' was the... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 10.11.07 - Posted October 11, 2007
Good morning Washington. Joe Biden is your choice for POTUS. TVGuide interviews Chris Matthews. Via Wednesday's "... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 09.27.07 - Posted September 27, 2007
Good morning Washington. Vitamin Water wins out over Gatorade. We looked into this, "missing? washington post's technorati supplied 'who's blogging'" and discovered the Washington Post did no... [FishbowlDC]

Greta Wants Paula Zahn To Get All Her Flak - Posted September 7, 2007
A priceless Apple store scene from The Hill's profile of Greta van Susteren: The store's staffers eventually tire of our photographer following the TV personality around, and they tell us to stop taking pictures. Where is this petite know-it-all from? They want to know. "MSNBC," Van Susteren says without missing a beat. Who is she? "Paula... [FishbowlDC]

Torch-Passing, TVNewser Style - Posted July 26, 2007
For a couple hours, the back room at Michael's was transformed into a television news executive bender, a happy hour in honor of our outgoing TVNewser, Brian Stelter [right], and incoming TVNewser, er, 'Newsers: Chris Ariens, Diane Clehane, Alissa Kinsky and Philadelphia Inq... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Torch-Passing, TVNewser Style - Posted July 26, 2007
For a couple hours, the back room at Michael's was transformed into a television news executive bender, a happy hour in honor of our outgoing TVNewser, Brian Stelter [right], and incoming TVNewser, er, 'Newsers: Chris Ariens, Diane Clehane, Alissa Kinsky and Philadelphia Inq... [FishbowlNY]

Greta's Move... Without The "O" - Posted July 24, 2007
Greta Van Susteren moves from Fox News to sister network FX tonight for the series premiere of "Damages." Yeas & Neas reports Van Susteren plays herself on the Glenn Close series. "Look for Close's character, Patty Hewes, to go 'On the Record' in the first 10 minutes of the... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 07.23.07 - Posted July 23, 2007
Good morning Washington. This was a close race, with George Stephanopoulos and Wolf Blitzer running thisclose in Sunday Talk Show Host you'd most want to take home to mom. Sara A. Carter joins The Was... [FishbowlDC]

Greta's Goings On - Posted May 22, 2007
Greta van Susteren will host "On the Record" tonight and Wednesday from Los Angeles. Tuesday night, Greta will host the show live from The Reagan Library, where she will interview Douglas Brinkley, the editor of "The Reagan Diaries." On Wednesday, Greta will interview U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and will... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 05.22.07 - Posted May 22, 2007
Good morning Washington. Don't be so shocked -- yes, journos lean a little bit to the left "MSNBC Pre-Empts Tucker For Blair Special" ABC an... [FishbowlDC]

FOX's V. Tech Coverage - Posted April 16, 2007
FOX News Channel's Greta Van Susteren will go "On The Record" live tonight from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA from the site of the tragic shooting of over 20 people on the campus. Greta will host her show live at Virginia Tech this evening, following on-site team coverage of the... [FishbowlDC]

Greta Scores Bush Interview - Posted March 12, 2007
FOX News Channel's Greta Van Susteren will conduct an exclusive sit down interview with President George W. Bush during his trip to South America. The interview will be presented during On the Record with Greta Van Susteren on Monday, March 12th from 10-11PM/ET. This is Van Susteren's first interview... [FishbowlDC]

Fox On Anderson Cooper: 'The Paris Hilton Of Television News' - Posted January 29, 2007
In its burgeoning war of words with Anderson Cooper, Fox News is pulling out the verbal equivalent of a nuclear warhead: Paris Hilton. After Anderson Cooper slammed Fox News f... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Fox On Anderson Cooper: 'The Paris Hilton Of Television News' - Posted January 29, 2007
In its burgeoning war of words with Anderson Cooper, Fox News is pulling out the verbal equivalent of a nuclear warhead: Paris Hilton. After Anderson Cooper slammed Fox News f... [FishbowlNY]

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