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HuffPost Streaming Network: Game Changer? You Decide - Posted February 2, 2012
Today at the AOL Studios in New York, AOL and HuffPost execs assembled media pros for hors d'oeuvres - including, as one reporter put it, lobster bisque in a shot glass - a one-year anniversary celebration, and an unveiling of the HuffPost Streaming Network. It was a year ago this week that... [Fishbowl NY]

HuffPost Streaming Network: Game Changer? You Decide - Posted February 2, 2012
Today at the AOL Studios in New York, AOL and HuffPost execs assembled media pros for hors d'oeuvres - including, as one reporter put it, lobster bisque in a shot glass - a one-year anniversary celebration, and an unveiling of the HuffPost Streaming Network. It was a year ago this week that... [FishbowlNY]

The Onion Names General Manager - Posted January 18, 2011
"The Onion Hires General Manager; Hopes to Have Him Generally Manage." How's that? Oh c'mon it's not that bad. Anyway, fake headline aside, the real news is that Mitch Semel has been hired by The Onion as their new General Manager. He'll oversee all of its editorial content, including the... [Fishbowl NY]

The Onion Names General Manager - Posted January 18, 2011
"The Onion Hires General Manager; Hopes to Have Him Generally Manage." How's that? Oh c'mon it's not that bad. Anyway, fake headline aside, the real news is that Mitch Semel has been hired by The Onion as their new General Manager. He'll oversee all of its editorial content, including the... [FishbowlNY]

From "Best Political Team" To a "King of Comedy" - Posted November 10, 2008
Three days after TVNewser was in the CNN Election Center studio on Election Night, we were back in a drastically changed environment. Gone were the BPTOT, in was a studio audience. Temporary walls blocked off the studio from the rest of ... [TVNewser]

Mitch Semel at "The Intersection of News and Comedy" - Posted October 24, 2008
Gail Shister TVNewser Columnist CNN's first foray into funny is no joke, Mitch Semel says. "This is our opportunity to treat news differently," says Semel, executive producer of "D.L. Hughley Breaks the News." "It's just an hour a week. It doesn't change ... [TVNewser]

Comedian DL Hughley to Get CNN Show - Posted October 15, 2008
A TVNewser emailer tipped us off yesterday morning that comedian DL Hughley was going to get his own show on CNN. After several attempts to contact CNN PR yesterday for comfirmation, we got almost no response back, unless you count PR types pushing the tip off to one another. So, Variety... [TVNewser]

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