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Morning Media Newsfeed: Cuts Hit CNN, HLN | Nielsen Revision Puts Nightly News on Top - Posted 5 days, 6 hours ago
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Cuts Hit CNN, HLN | Nielsen Revision Puts Nightly News on Top - Posted 5 days, 6 hours ago
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Pew Looks at 2014 Newspaper Coverage of Potential 2016 Presidential Candidates - Posted October 14, 2014
The Pew Research Center, which today announced that Michael Dimock will take over tomorrow as president, released a st... [FishbowlDC]

Would Jim Lehrer Moderate Another Debate? 'No, No, No, A Thousand Times, No' - Posted July 30, 2014
He's known as the Dean of Moderators, having been at the helm of twelve presidential debates since 1988. But don't count on veteran newsman Jim Le... [TVNewser]

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

Stacey Dash Joins Fox News - Posted May 28, 2014
Fox News Channel has hired actress and activist Stacey Dash as a contributor. FNC says Dash "will offer cultural analysis and commentary" across daytime and primetime shows. "Stacey is an engaging conversationalist whose distinctive viewpoints amon... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Ratings: January 5 - Posted January 10, 2014
CBS' "Face the Nation" was back on top in the first week of 2014, besting NBC's "Meet the Press" by +30,000 viewers in both ratings measurements. ABC's "This Week," which was number one last week, slipped to third. "Fox News Sunday," which had an ... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Romney Responds to MHP | Zimmerman Out at Gawker | Post Spurs Outrage - Posted January 6, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Romney Responds to MHP | Zimmerman Out at Gawker | Post Spurs Outrage - Posted January 6, 2014
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Romney Addresses Melissa Harris-Perry Comments: 'People Make Mistakes' - Posted January 5, 2014
Mitt Romney has accepted an apology from MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry after she and several guests ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Romney Addresses Melissa Harris-Perry Comments: 'People Make Mistakes' - Posted January 5, 2014
Mitt Romney has accepted an apology from MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry after she and several guests ... [FishbowlNY]

Romney Addresses Melissa Harris-Perry Comments: 'People Make Mistakes' - Posted January 5, 2014
Mitt Romney has accepted an apology from MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry after she and several guests ... [TVNewser]

Mother Jones is on the Lookout for Fearless Reporters - Posted December 11, 2013
Mother Jones, the independent, nonprofit newsmagazine, has always been about holding those in power accountable for their actions. Since its inception in 1976, this fearless pub has done just that. Remember Mitt Romney's infamous '... [FishbowlDC]

Mitt Romney Ignored Adviser's Plea To Win 'Media Wars,' Select Chris Christie As VP - Posted November 4, 2013
On "Morning Joe" today, "Double Down: Game Change 2012" co-authors Mark Halperin and John Heilemann reported an interes... [TVNewser]

Swiss Banking Industry Offers Shockingly Sincere Apology for Tax Shelters - Posted September 3, 2013
[caption id="attachment_71656" align="alignright" width="300"] The hills are alive with the sound of groveling[/caption] Swiss bank accounts are kind of like steroids in sports: lots of ridiculously wealthy people use them and everybody knows that these peop... [PRNewser]

How Twitter Bridges Gap Between Inside & Outside the Beltway - Posted August 8, 2013
Twitter is the place where President Barack Obama announced his reelection bid and whereRepublican presidential candidate Mitt Romney named his running mate Paul Ryan. But it's also the place where Washington is engaging with the general public, according to an arti... [SocialTimes.com]

Sen. Mitch McConnell's Campaign Uses Facebook To Entertain, Persuade Voters - Posted June 17, 2013
From cat videos to "The Harlem Shake," the ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Engineering Manager Andy Barkett Joins Republican National Committee As CTO - Posted June 5, 2013
The Republican National Committee tapped Facebook's ranks in its search to fill its newly crea... [AllFacebook]

Adam Savader, Former Romney Campaign Intern Arrested for Sexploitation, Shares Anderson Cooper's Breaking News Problem - Posted April 30, 2013
Three obstacles stand in the way of former Mitt Romney campaign intern Adam Savader's political career. Being arrested for allegedly cyberstalking young women and blackmailing 15 of them into sending him nudes... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Adam Savader, Former Romney Campaign Intern Arrested for Sexploitation, Shares Anderson Cooper's Breaking News Problem - Posted April 30, 2013
Three obstacles stand in the way of former Mitt Romney campaign intern Adam Savader's political career. Being arrested for allegedly cyberstalking young women and blackmailing 15 of them into sending him nudes... [FishbowlNY]

Former Advisor Says Only Paper President Obama Reads is The New York Times - Posted April 15, 2013
In a New Republic piece titled "Get Rich or Deny Trying," a former advisor to President Obama is quoted saying "There's ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Former Advisor Says Only Paper President Obama Reads is The New York Times - Posted April 15, 2013
In a New Republic piece titled "Get Rich or Deny Trying," a former advisor to President Obama is quoted saying "There's ... [FishbowlNY]

Mitt Romney's Chief Strategist Joins The Daily Beast - Posted March 28, 2013
Stuart Stevens, Mitt Romney's chief strategist, has joined The Daily Beast as a columnist. "Stuart's eclectic background and prodigious writing talent make him a wonderf... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Mitt Romney's Chief Strategist Joins The Daily Beast - Posted March 28, 2013
Stuart Stevens, Mitt Romney's chief strategist, has joined The Daily Beast as a columnist. "Stuart's eclectic background and prodigious writing talent make him a wonderf... [FishbowlNY]

Ann Romney: 'I Am Happy To Blame The Media' For Mitt's Loss - Posted March 3, 2013
Former GOP Presidential candidate Mitt Romney appeared on "Fox News Sunday" alongside his wife Ann. While there was plenty of talk about politics and what the couple are doing next, media coverage also came up as a topic. When asked by ... [TVNewser]

Previewing Mitt Romney's First Post-Election TV Interview - Posted March 1, 2013
On Sunday Mitt Romney and Ann Romney will speak to Fox News anchor Chris W... [TVNewser]

Mitt Romney's First Post-Election Interview Goes To Fox News - Posted February 24, 2013
On "Fox News Sunday," moderator Chris Wallace announced that he will interview former Republican Presidential nominee Mitt Romney and his wife Ann Romney next weekend. It will be Romney's first one-on-one interview since the lost the election to President Obama. The interview will air on "Fox News Sunday" next wee... [TVNewser]

Mitt Romney Breaks Facebook Silence To Wish Paul Ryan Happy Birthday - Posted January 30, 2013
Is there a better reason to break a period of Facebook silence than wishing a friend and colleague a happy ... [Lost Remote]

White House Press Corps Poem Pokes Fun at Mitt Romney & Clint Eastwood - Posted December 20, 2012
Every year, one member of the recently criticized White House press corps writes a holiday poem for its annual party. USA Today reports that SRN N... [GalleyCat]

Livestream: Not Yet Mainstream But Clearly a Game Changer - Posted December 19, 2012
Streaming events in real-time alters the dynamics for event organizers, impacting the scope of the audience, press coverage and sponsorships. Livestream is a key provider of real-time event coverage servi... [PRNewser]

Free Drinks for the Entitled via Sunshine Sachs - Posted December 17, 2012
As they do each year, the folks at Sunshine Sachs--the biggest firm with no public profile--used a news tie-in as the hook on their holiday invite: "100% of you are invited | 47% of you like free alcohol enough to come". Six years after this blog began, Ken ... [PRNewser]

Mark Halperin & John Heilemann to Reunite for Game Change 2012 - Posted December 14, 2012
Journalists Mark Halperin and John Heilemann will once again be teaming up on a new nonfiction project. Following the success of their 2010 title, Game Change... [GalleyCat]

Obama PR Team Recasts Victory as 'Revenge of the Nerds' - Posted December 13, 2012
If you're anything like us, you remember the 2012 election as a long, unpleasant string of joke candidates, gaffes, Twitter fights, terrible debate performances and attack ads. The Obama campaign's PR team, however, would like the public to see the presi... [PRNewser]

Facebook Releases 2012 Year In Review, Allows Users To Follow Suit - Posted December 12, 2012
With 2012 drawing to a close, Wednesday was year in review ti... [AllFacebook]

What's Weingarten Writing? - Posted December 10, 2012
Last week was TORTURE! Gene Weingarten, our favorite "humorist" from WaPo was on vacation leaving us with a "Best Of" column. Have no fear! Our Pulitzer Prize-winning Putz is back in action with a new piece. Actually, I SAY that it's a... [FishbowlDC]

Spin the Agencies of Record - Posted December 6, 2012
Friendly's Ice Cream selected Regan Communications Group Inc. as its public relations agency of record. The Boston-based restaurant chain emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy in ... [PRNewser]

Execs' Anti-Obama Rants Hurt Restaurant Brands - Posted December 4, 2012
Several men who work as managers and CEOs of chain restaurants don't much care for President Obama's signature health insurance law--and they haven't been shy about letti... [PRNewser]

Will Mitt Romney's Facebook Friends Comfort Him In Defeat? - Posted December 4, 2012
Reports indicate that former presidential candidate Mitt Romn... [AllFacebook]

Will The White House's New Social Media Strategy Work? - Posted November 29, 2012
There's no question that The White House knows its way around social media--President Obama's "four more years" Instagram tweet quickly became the most l... [PRNewser]

President Obama Invites Mitt Romney to the White House for Lunch: Who's Covering it Best? - Posted November 29, 2012
It's a big deal that POTUS invited Mitt Romney over for lunch at the White House this afternoon. The event is closed to press, so outlets tried to have some fun with the story. HuffPost's Sam Stein tweete... [FishbowlDC]

Daily Caller's Feud With Ben Smith Persists - Posted November 28, 2012
There is still plenty of bad blood between The Daily Caller and websites that employ Ben Smith. We've devoted plenty of time to the fights between The Daily Caller and Politico, but it seems that they are turning thei... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook By The Numbers: The 2012 Presidential Race - Posted November 26, 2012
President Barack Obama had three times as many Facebook friends as his Republican rival Mitt Romney on Election Day, and increased his share of Facebook friends 15 times o... [AllFacebook]

Facebook App Proves A Game-Changer for Obama Campaign - Posted November 21, 2012
Answer: What is "targeted sharing" on Facebook? The question: How was the ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Mines 2012 Election 'I'm Voting' Data - Posted November 16, 2012
Facebook's Data Science team parsed the 9 million users they say clicked on the ... [AllFacebook]

BuzzFeed Campaign Scribe McKay Coppins May Wear 'Strange, Exotic' Mormon Underpants - Posted November 14, 2012
Throughout the election it became common knowledge that BuzzFeed's McKay Coppins was the Mormon covering the Mitt Romney campaign. Coppins twe... [FishbowlDC]

Presidential Losers Art Book Featured on Kickstarter - Posted November 14, 2012
Shannon McCormick hopes to raise $5,000 for his art book project, Presidential Losers: The Book. As Barack Obama stays in office, former Governor Mitt Romney joins an illustrious group that includes President John Adams, Vice President Al Gore... [GalleyCat]

'Loser' Tesla Wins Car of the Year, Mocks Mitt Romney - Posted November 14, 2012
Apologies for bringing your attention back to the 2012 election, but you may recall this Mitt Romney quote from ... [PRNewser]

Romney Losing 11 Facebook Likes Per Minute - Posted November 13, 2012
What happens to candidates' ... [AllFacebook]

Op-Ed: What Can Digital Marketers Learn from the Election? - Posted November 13, 2012
Huge marketing strategist lead Josh Seifert returns with his monthly contribution to this here site. The headline should give you the basic premise of our scribe's latest entry, in which he reveals who really won out in the... [AgencySpy]

Did Facebook Engagement Translate To Wins In Key Congressional Races? - Posted November 9, 2012
The 2... [AllFacebook]

Election 2012: The Semantic Recap - Posted November 8, 2012
There's no such thing as too much post-election coverage, is there? Alright, maybe there is. But we couldn't let things die down without at least a nod to those in our space that have delivered the semantic industry's own take on the topic. Here are a few you may want to review: ... [semanticweb.com]

Thursday Morning Stir - Posted November 8, 2012
-Montreal-based umbrella firm Aimia has appointed Eric Monteiro as EVP, global strategy. ... [AgencySpy]

66.8 Million People Watched Election In Primetime, Down From 2008 - Posted November 7, 2012
Nielsen has just released the final primetime ratings tally across all networks. 66.8 million people tuned into coverage leading up to the projection of President Obama's reelection during the 11 PM hour (from 8-11PM ET). That is down from 2008, when 71.5 million people tuned i... [morningmedianewsfeed]

66.8 Million People Watched Election In Primetime, Down From 2008 - Posted November 7, 2012
Nielsen has just released the final primetime ratings tally across all networks. 66.8 million people tuned into coverage leading up to the projection of President Obama's reelection during the 11 PM hour (from 8-11PM ET). That is down from 2008, when 71.5 million people tuned i... [FishbowlNY]

U.S. Election Day Transcends Borders On Facebook - Posted November 7, 2012
People all over the U.S. were posting about either President Barack Obama or Republican challenger Mitt Romney on Facebook during E... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Insights From The First Social Election - Posted November 7, 2012
Now that the 2012 presidential election is in the record books, we can start to examine more closely the role that Facebook played in the first "social election" and how the winners and losers used the platform in the waning hours of the race. As of Wednesday morning, the ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook's Voting Reminder Has Curious Timing - Posted November 6, 2012
At the start of Election Day, Facebook pointed out that users will gradually see a prompt at the top of their page (and as a notification on their mobile app) to declare that they've voted and motivate friends to do the same. However, many users noticed that the prompt seemed to... [AllFacebook]

Facebook's Voting Reminder Has Curious Timing - Posted November 6, 2012
At the start of Election Day, Facebook pointed out that users will gradually see a prompt at the top of their page (and as a notification on their mobile app) to declare that they've voted and motivate friends to do the same. However, many users noticed that the prompt seemed to... [Lost Remote]

2012 Election Live Blog - Posted November 6, 2012
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After A Long Campaign, Correspondents At Romney HQ Ready For A Long Night - Posted November 6, 2012
GOP Presidential candidate Mitt Romney's campaign headquarters is about to start filling up in Boston, Massachusetts. For correspondents covering the Romney campaign, today has been a relat... [TVNewser]

Watching Nate Silver's Amazon Rank - Posted November 6, 2012
The real number to be watching today is Nate Silver's Amazon book ranking. -- Rex Sorgatz (@fimoculous) November 6, 2012 FiveThirtyEight blogger and author Nate Silver gave Mitt Romney ... [GalleyCat]

On Election Day, Facebook Is Buzzing About Romney, Obama, Voting - Posted November 6, 2012
Facebook is maximizing its Election 2012 resources on Election Day Tuesday, and users can get a sense of what voters are talking about on... [AllFacebook]

Politico's Allen Delivers Powerful Message - Posted November 6, 2012
Tuesday's election is the culmination of a LOT of hard work from reporters. Many have been on the road for months on end. Barely ever sleeping in their own bed. Not being able to eat a home cooked meal. We get it. It's a rough schedule to keep up and we... [FishbowlDC]

Harvey Weinstein Fashions Faux Mitt Romney Trailer - Posted November 6, 2012
This afternoon, Harvey Weinstein has shared on The Huffington Post the kind of entry that brings back memories of the website's earliest beginnings. Before the AOL acquisition, before the New York conference room SEO nanosecond expertise, before the third-party content mirroring, it was just ... [FishbowlLA]

Facebook Encourages Users To Vote In 2012 Election - Posted November 6, 2012
It's Election Day 2012, and with democracy in full swing, Facebook wants users to know how they can participate. Facebook users will have a hard time missing the reminder. First, users over the age of 18 will see a message at the top of their news feed reminding them to go vote,... [AllFacebook]

Mr. Burns Endorses Mitt Romney - Posted November 6, 2012
Today in Yes, It's Still Election Day News: we bring you another attempt to add some levity to the political process. While director Joss Whedon endorses Obama because "a vote for Romney is a vote for the zombie apocalypse", Springfield's most famous villainous rich guy, Montgomery Burns, sits firmly in the... [PRNewser]

President Obama Does Election Day Interviews with Stations in Battleground States - Posted November 6, 2012
President Barack Obama will close out his campaign with one last round of local interviews Tuesday, sitting down with 10 stations in battleground states. The interviews will take place via satellite from Obama's campaign headquarters ... [TVSpy]

A Tie in Dixville Notch as First 2012 Votes are Cast - Posted November 6, 2012
At Midnight the polls opened in Dixville Notch and Hart's Location, New Hampshire. And by 12:04am, history was made in Dixville Notch, when the presidential contest ended in a tie. Of the 10 votes cast, President Obama took 5 votes and Mitt Romney... [morningmedianewsfeed]

A Tie in Dixville Notch as First 2012 Votes are Cast - Posted November 6, 2012
At Midnight the polls opened in Dixville Notch and Hart's Location, New Hampshire. And by 12:04am, history was made in Dixville Notch, when the presidential contest ended in a tie. Of the 10 votes cast, President Obama took 5 votes and Mitt Romney... [FishbowlNY]

Celebs Take To Facebook To Get Out The Vote - Posted November 5, 2012
Celebrities from Lady Gaga to Sarah Palin and Tyra Banks are taking to Facebook urging their fans to vote ahead of Election Day. That's just some of the Facebook fodder political ju... [AllFacebook]

INFOGRAPHIC: Romney/Ryan Wins War Of Words On Facebook - Posted November 5, 2012
The debates are over. The rallies are coming to a close. The presidential candidates are getting hoarse. Now that the ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Buzz Greater For Obama Than Romney Ahead Of Election Day - Posted November 5, 2012
With more than 110,000 political Facebook pages in the U.S. and more than 11,000 U.S.-based pages for politicians,... [AllFacebook]

The Afternoon Ticker: Monday Night Candidates, Buying Current, Cavuto's MS - Posted November 5, 2012
As we suspected might happen, Pres. Obama and Mitt Romney will give interviews tonight during the Eagles/Saints Monday Night Football game. The New York Times ... [TVNewser]

N.C. Man Boasts On Facebook About Voting For Barack Obama Four Times - Posted November 5, 2012
The latest example of Facebook users boasting about crimes t... [AllFacebook]

Stay Connected To The Election Through The Facebook App Center - Posted November 2, 2012
It's the last weekend of the 2012 presidential campaign, and Facebook wants you to stay connected to the latest news and connect with friends around your favorite candidates via the app center. Facebook compiled the top applications of this election cycle in one section of the ... [AllFacebook]

Pew: MSNBC, Fox News Play Favorites In Tone - Posted November 2, 2012
A survey from Pew's Project for Excellence in Journalism shows that when it comes to covering politics, horse-race coverage remains king, and the network viewers watch take drastically different approaches to covering the candidates. PEJ surveyed cable news segments between August 27 and October 21, and graded them based on the "tone"... [TVNewser]

Discover Where Your Facebook Friends Stand Politically With Wisdom App - Posted November 1, 2012
This is the season when Facebook users' news feeds are filled with election-charged content. While the loudest voices are the ones most remembered, mo... [AllFacebook]

Bloomberg Endorses President Obama - Posted November 1, 2012
Michael Bloomberg has been avoiding offering support for Mitt Romney or President Barack Obama, but Hurricane Sandy changed that. Bloomberg ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Bloomberg Endorses President Obama - Posted November 1, 2012
Michael Bloomberg has been avoiding offering support for Mitt Romney or President Barack Obama, but Hurricane Sandy changed that. Bloomberg ... [FishbowlNY]

What Your TV Choices Say About Your Politics, And What The Candidates Watch - Posted November 1, 2012
BuzzFeed has a pair of interesting chart... [TVNewser]

Facebook Is '800-Pound Gorilla' In 2012 Elections, Cites 'CQ Researcher' Report - Posted October 31, 2012
The winners and losers aren't yet known in the 2012 presidential election, but that hasn't stopped one publication from taki... [AllFacebook]

Romney is Butt of Late Night, Study Finds - Posted October 31, 2012
No wonder GOP presidential hopeful Mitt Romney avoids late night talk shows. The Center for Media and Public Affairs at George Mason ... [FishbowlDC]

Chrysler CEO Contradicts Romney Outsourcing Ad - Posted October 30, 2012
We're all a little obsessed with the after-effects of Hurricane Sandy right now, but ... [PRNewser]

Does Target Know Something About the Presidential Election We Don't? - Posted October 29, 2012
Michael Schneider of TV Guide Magazine ... [FishbowlLA]

Does Your Political Preference On Facebook Affect Your Sweet Tooth? - Posted October 29, 2012
As President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney address questions about the e... [AllFacebook]

Obama, Romney Campaigns React To Hurricane Sandy On Facebook - Posted October 29, 2012
President Barack Obama and Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney are asking their Facebook supporters to donate to the ... [AllFacebook]

An inside look at CNN's election social TV success - Posted October 29, 2012
Hurricane Sandy is still dominating news coverage, but the election is still rumbling our w... [Lost Remote]

Connect With Hurricane Sandy Relief Through Facebook - Posted October 29, 2012
Wondering how you can help those affected by Hurricane Sandy? Facebook can help. The American Red Cross... [AllFacebook]

Obama To MTV: No Facebook Profile For Malia - Posted October 29, 2012
President ... [AllFacebook]

Party Affiliation Affects Brand Preference (Ugh) - Posted October 26, 2012
Today in Almost Certainly Meaningless News: Many Americans consider their political affiliations to be a private matter and prefer not to discuss related issues at family gatherings in order to avoid fistfights; most would almost certainly insist that party... [PRNewser]

Medill LGBT Journalism Project Makes Impressive Lift-Off - Posted October 26, 2012
Earlier this week, Northwestern University rightly heralded their journalism school's laudable new effort known as the Medill Equal Media Project (MEMP). Put together over the summer by a group of students led by editor-in-chief ... [FishbowlLA]

INFOGRAPHIC: Facebook Game Campaign Story Calls Election For Obama - Posted October 25, 2012
The developers behind election-themed Facebook game ... [AllFacebook]

Is Facebook Helping Presidential Campaigns Get Out The Vote? - Posted October 25, 2012
Unless you have your head in the sand, you know that Election Day is right around the corner -- Nov. 6 to be exact. And as we close in on the end of what's been dubbed the first ... [AllFacebook]

Guy Behind 'Romney & Me' Lands Gig at Saatchi NY - Posted October 25, 2012
If the name Kesal Patel doesn't ring a bell, the techie, as mentioned above, was one of the co-conspirators behind "... [AgencySpy]

Obama Wants His MTV, Voter Questions Via Facebook; Romney Appeals To Specific Voters - Posted October 24, 2012
In the waning days of the 2012 presidential campaign, the content President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt R... [AllFacebook]

How Not to Do PR, by Donald Trump and Gloria Allred - Posted October 24, 2012
Today in We Feel Dumber for Having Read This News: The Man with the Tan has, once again, offered a crash course in how... [PRNewser]

Social TV results from the third presidential debate - Posted October 24, 2012
The third debate concluded on Monday evening providing another serving of massive social TV data. Twitter, Bluefin Labs, SnappyTV and more were all reporting on the results and what we can learn from the s... [Lost Remote]

KPHO Declares Obama Election Winner in Lower Third Graphic - Posted October 24, 2012
It's been a long road to the Presidential Election, and at least one station appears anxious for it to be over. Phoenix CBS affiliate KPHO accidentally aired a lower-third graphic during "The People's Court" on Friday afternoon that declared ... [TVSpy]

MTV Slates President Obama Interview, Invitation Extended To Mitt Romney - Posted October 23, 2012
MTV will interview President Obama for a live half-hour special to air on the MTV channels Friday at 5 PM. MTV correspondent Sway Calloway will interview Obama in the White House, while Andrew Jenks... [TVNewser]

Which Candidate's Facebook App Requests The Most Information? - Posted October 23, 2012
A while after President Barack Obama's social media team announced its Facebook application, Republican challenger Mitt ... [AllFacebook]

Which Candidate's Facebook App Requests The Most Information? - Posted October 23, 2012
A while after President Barack Obama's social media team announced its Facebook application, Republican challenger Mitt ... [Lost Remote]

Commit To Mitt: Romney Campaign Launches Facebook App - Posted October 23, 2012
The Mitt Romney campaign used the occ... [AllFacebook]

Are You Ready For Some Pandering? Obama, Romney Eye 'Monday Night Football' Interviews - Posted October 23, 2012
You thought it was over, didn't you? You thought after the final debate, you would be able to turn off the political pandering from Mitt Romney and President Obama. Never again would politicians force you to miss "The Voice" or "How I Met Your Mother." Well, it isn't over yet. According to ... [TVNewser]

Obama's 'Horses And Bayonets' Line Sweeps Facebook In Final Presidential Debate - Posted October 23, 2012
President Barack Obama's response to Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney that included a dated reference to "horses and bayonets" launched a meme that swept Facebook during the third and final president... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Horses and Bayonets | Facebook Earnings | Twitter Tests - Posted October 23, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

The Newspaper Endorsements - Posted October 22, 2012
A newspaper endorsing a presidential candidate doesn't carry as much weight as it used to, but still, it's fun to keep track of them. Because we like fun (it's fun!), here is a list of which paper has endorsed which candidate. So far, Barack Obama is in the lead. What does... [FishbowlLA]

The Newspaper Endorsements - Posted October 22, 2012
A newspaper endorsing a presidential candidate doesn't carry as much weight as it used to, but still, it's fun to keep track of them. Because we like fun (it's fun!), here is a list of which paper has endorsed which candidate. So far, Barack Obama is in the lead. What does... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Newspaper Endorsements - Posted October 22, 2012
A newspaper endorsing a presidential candidate doesn't carry as much weight as it used to, but still, it's fun to keep track of them. Because we like fun (it's fun!), here is a list of which paper has endorsed which candidate. So far, Barack Obama is in the lead. What does... [FishbowlNY]

Behind The Debates: Style Over Substance - Posted October 22, 2012
NBC's "Today" this morning examined what goes on behind the scenes at the debates. Rather than focus on politics, the focus was on the stagecraft. Everything from the ties the candidates wear to the meal they eat beforehand to the zingers that they say "off the cuff" are plotted out in... [TVNewser]

With 'Monday Night Football' And MLB Playoffs, A Ratings Challenge For The Final Debate - Posted October 22, 2012
The first two Presidential debates were ratings juggernauts, utterly dominating ... [TVNewser]

STUDY COUNTERPOINT: Facebook Political Ads Effective When Used Correctly - Posted October 19, 2012
Not so fast! When used properly, political ads on Facebook are useful,... [AllFacebook]

Obama on Matthews: 'Four years ago, I gave him a thrill up his leg. This time around, I gave him a stroke' - Posted October 19, 2012
[caption id="attachment_151087" align="alignright" width="343"] FNC's Roger Ailes sits behind Pres. Obama, Gov. Romney and Cardinal Dolan at annual Al Smith dinner.[/caption] Pres. ... [TVNewser]

STUDY: Facebook Ads Have Little Effect On Political Campaign - Posted October 19, 2012
As Election Day comes closer, you're likely seeing political ads everywhere you turn -- on front lawns, in newspapers, and ... [AllFacebook]

'Women' Competes For Most Facebook Mentions Follows Bruising Presidential Debate - Posted October 17, 2012
While the phrase "binders full of wome... [AllFacebook]

Post-Election: Where Will the Big PR Talent Land? - Posted October 17, 2012
We'd like to take a moment to return to a great piece posted on Ad Age earlier this week about the post-election scramble for top PR talent in politics. There's no doubt that el... [PRNewser]

Mitt Romney's 'Binders Full Of Women' Comment Buzzing On Facebook - Posted October 17, 2012
The debates between President Barack Obama and Republi... [AllFacebook]

MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry: Presidential Style Is Not the Business of Politics - Posted October 17, 2012
If there's one thing MSNBC host and Tulane professor Melissa Harris-Perry dislikes most about this election, it's all the talk about the candidates' style. With headlines ... [FishbowlDC]

Binders Full Of Women: 10 YouTube Videos Inspired By Romney's Debate Snafu - Posted October 17, 2012
If you watched the Presidential debate last night (or even if you didn't), by now you are most surely aware of the new "Binders Full Of Women" meme that spawned from Romney's answer to one audience member's question about pay equality. A new Twitter account, ... [SocialTimes.com]

Megyn Kelly on Debate Coverage: 'Let's not start criticizing the moderator before she's moderated' - Posted October 16, 2012
The Presidential debates have brought interest in the election to a fever pitch, and for Megyn Kelly and Bret Baier -- who are the face ... [TVNewser]

The Morning Ticker: More Moonves, Walters/Lohan, Piers' Prez Pick - Posted October 16, 2012
CBS CEO Les Moonves has inked a contract extension that will keep him at the Eye network through mid 2017. "I look forward to all Leslie will continue to do as the genius that he is." said CBS chairman Sumner Redstone in a statement. ABC's ... [TVNewser]

BuzzFeed: VP Joe Biden Planning Post-Debate Morning Show Interviews - Posted October 15, 2012
In the wake of his own debate last week, Vice President Joe Biden is planning to make the morning show rounds on Wednesday, following the second debate between Mitt Romney and President Obama. Biden will speak to NBC's "Today," "CBS This Morning" and ABC's "Good Morning America.... [TVNewser]

Mitt Romney Cancels On 'The View' - Posted October 15, 2012
Hell hath no fury like "The View" co-hosts scorned? At the top of the ABC talk show this morning, Barbara Walters announced that GOP Presidential candidate ... [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]

Are PR Reps All Liars? - Posted October 12, 2012
"To lie about an issue is to be a politician. To lie about a corporation is to be a public relation[s] executive." That's the money quote from Reuters journalist Jack Shafer's piece "Why We... [PRNewser]

Biden Bests Ryan On Facebook During Fiery Vice Presidential Debate - Posted October 12, 2012
The only debate between Vice President Joe Biden and Republican vice p... [AllFacebook]

New Political Ad App From Campaign Solutions Leverages Facebook's Open Graph Tweaks - Posted October 11, 2012
"Where do you see yourself in four years?" That's the question posed in the first ... [AllFacebook]

President Obama and Governor Romney Respond to NY Tech Meetup's Letters - Posted October 10, 2012
Members of the NY Tech Meetup, a group of entrepreneurs and tech professionals who meet in the City once a month, wrote letters to presidential candidates President Barack Obama and Governor Mitt Romney asking them to explain how their policies would affect star... [SocialTimes.com]

'Friday Night Lights' Motto Shines On Mitt Romney's Facebook Page - Posted October 10, 2012
"Clear eyes. Full hearts. Can't lose." Readers may remember this motto from former NBC hit series "Friday Night Lights," bu... [AllFacebook]

Pizza Hut's Cheesy 'Lifetime Supply' PR Stunt - Posted October 9, 2012
This week's political polls show us that the presidential race is heating up. Last week's first debate pitted a spirited Mitt Romney against a feckless Barack Obama--and it changed the trajectory of the election by facilitating a virtual tie between the two candidates as we enter the final weeks of ca... [PRNewser]

Facebook Posts Pack Political Punch With Four Weeks Until Election Day - Posted October 8, 2012
Tuesday marks exactly four weeks until Election Day, and politics junkies on Facebook are taking to the social network to share and comment on the latest news and talk up ... [AllFacebook]

Nick News 'Disappointed' That Mitt Romney Declines to Appear In Special - Posted October 8, 2012
Nick News, the series of TV news specials on Nickelodeon, says it is "disappointed" that GOP candidate Mitt Romney declined to appear on this election cycle's "Kids Pick the President" special. President Obama is appearing, and taped his answers to kids questions at the White House. A... [TVNewser]

Andrea Mitchell Not Cool With Being in an Obama Ad - Posted October 8, 2012
MSNBC anchor Andrea Mitchell dedicated a few moments of "Andrea Mitchell Reports" to address the new campaign ad from the Obama campaign, an ad that features her "fact checking" Mitt Romney. As we noted earlier NBC sent a letter to the Obama campaign, and now Mitchell herself ... [TVNewser]

Presidential Campaigns Still Using Journalists In Attack Ads - Posted October 8, 2012
For the entire Presidential campaign, there has been some controversy over the campaigns using video of TV journalists in their ads, particularly their attack ads. Despite constant complaining from the TV networks, it doesn't seem to be slowing down. Take this brand new ad from the Obama campaign, which prominently features... [TVNewser]

The First Presidential Debate: Remixed - Posted October 6, 2012
Politics breeds creative parody, and the response to this week's Presidential debate is no exception. Some of the prime examples: The Gregory Brothers did their thing, and autotuned the debate: The debate gets the Taiwanese animation treatment: ... [TVNewser]

Jim Lehrer on the Debate: 'I understand why people were a little stunned by some of it' - Posted October 5, 2012
Jim Lehrer to critics: Bring it. PBS's Lehrer today insisted that he's unfazed by the avalanche of vitriolic responses to his moderator performance at Wednesday's presidential debate, seen ... [TVNewser]

Barack Obama's First Post-Debate Interview Goes To Diane Sawyer - Posted October 5, 2012
We already noted Mitt Romney's first post-debate interview, now it looks like The Presid... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: MoJo Book Awards, Banderas, Morgan - Posted October 5, 2012
One of the most prestigious accolades in publishing is the National Book Awards, and this year there is a TV news twist. As our sister blog GalleyCat notes, the winners of this year's National Book Awards will be announced on "Morning Joe" October 10. Fox News host ... [TVNewser]

Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan Head To Friendly Territory For First Post-Debate Interview - Posted October 5, 2012
GOP Presidential candidate Mitt Romney gave his first post-debate interview last night on Fox News Channel's 'Hannity.' Romney was joined by VP nominee Paul Ryan. "I am happy that Jim Lehrer was willing to ask us our positions on issues, and we could describe those so it was not a big 'gotcha'... [TVNewser]

Debate Ratings Update: Final Numbers Boost Broadcasters, As ABC Tops All Networks - Posted October 4, 2012
Fast National Numbers from Nielsen moved the needle upward from the preliminary numbers we reported earlier, much to the benefit of the broadcast news organizations. All told 63.5 million Americans watched the debate last night on ABC, NBC, CBS, Fox, Fox News, CNN, MSNBC, Univision and Telemundo. Update: Nielsen now says that... [TVNewser]

Facebook-CNN Election Talk Meter Breaks Down First Presidential Debate - Posted October 4, 2012
The dust has settled after the ... [AllFacebook]

The Scoreboard: Wednesday, October 3 - Posted October 4, 2012
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 726 | MSNBC: 456 | CNN: 478 | HLN: 62 Primetime: FNC: 2.160 | MSNBC: 1.488 | CNN: 1.855 | HLN: 75 ... [TVNewser]

Debate Ratings: Fox News Tops Cable News For First Debate, As More People Tune In Than 2008 - Posted October 4, 2012
More than 58 million people watched the first Presidential debate last night between President Obama and Mitt Romney, up substantially from the first debate in the 2008 election ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Debate Ratings: Fox News Tops Cable News For First Debate, As More People Tune In Than 2008 - Posted October 4, 2012
More than 58 million people watched the first Presidential debate last night between President Obama and Mitt Romney, up substantially from the first debate in the 2008 election ... [FishbowlNY]

Debate Ratings: Fox News Tops Cable News For First Debate, As More People Tune In Than 2008 - Posted October 4, 2012
More than 58 million people watched the first Presidential debate last night between President Obama and Mitt Romney, up substantially from the first debate in the 2008 election ... [TVNewser]

PBS CEO: Romney Attack On Funding Inappropriate - Posted October 4, 2012
During last night's Presidential debate, GOP candidate Mitt Romney said that he would cut the subsidy for PBS, saying: "I'm going to the stop the subsidy to PBS. I'm going to stop other things. I like PBS. I love Big Bird. I actually like you, too. But I'm not going to keep... [TVNewser]

Calm Down, Everybody: Big Bird Will Be Fine - Posted October 4, 2012
We'll just go ahead and say it: Last night's debate was a big bore. Mitt Romney did quite well, Jim Lehrer did quite badly, and a few million people have been made aware of the current President's sleepwalking problem for the first time (it is... [PRNewser]

Journalists Note Facebook's Role In 2012 Election - Posted October 4, 2012
Some of the premier journalists of the 2012 election cycle joined ... [AllFacebook]

Critics Take Aim At Jim Lehrer For Debate Handling - Posted October 4, 2012
Apparently criticizing Jim Lehrer is a bipartisan affair. The "PBS NewsHour" anchor was roundly criticized by Republicans and Democrats alike for various perceived infractions. NowThis News put together a supercut: The Washington Post's ... [TVNewser]

How To Watch The Presidential Debates With Your Tablet Or Smartphone - Posted October 3, 2012
Tonight Barack Obama and Mitt Romney will meet for the first of three debates scheduled to take place in advance of the presidential election this November. There are a few different ways to watch the debates using your phone or tablet. Google is making it easy to catch the action from your... [Inside Mobile Apps]

What's a Presidential Debate Worth, Anyway? - Posted October 3, 2012
You're probably aware that the first debate of the 2012 Presidential election takes place tonight. We know, we know--you can't wait to hear more about this incredibly exciting race, right? Well, we're going to ask the question anyway: What's the real PR value of a debate? We can't imagine that t... [PRNewser]

#CantAfford4More: Are Promoted Tweets a Waste of Money? - Posted October 3, 2012
[caption id="attachment_46590" align="alignleft" width="300"] Promoted tweets are worth about...this much.[/caption] Shock of the day: Twitter is a complex tool, and its mastery requires a bit of...nuance. We recently reported on the company's promoted hashtag service and its tendency to produce unpredictable ... [PRNewser]

Presidential Debates: 'A Glimmer In The Vast Wasteland' Of TV - Posted October 3, 2012
In today's New York Times, former FCC Chairman Newton Minow writes about the Presidential debates. Min... [TVNewser]

Paul Ryan Finds Winning Facebook Formula As Campaign Strategists Name Favorite Features - Posted October 1, 2012
With Election Day only ... [AllFacebook]

Advocacy Groups Call For Presidential Debate Contracts To Be Released - Posted September 27, 2012
Well in advance of the Presidential debates, the two campaigns sign a secret contract that outlines every single detail of what will transpire. The dates, locations, moderators, podiums, even the pens and paper the candidates use is fair game. The agreements also put limitations on what the moderators may and may... [TVNewser]

Op-Ed: Obama Vs. Romney: Who Wins...In Terms of Websites, That Is - Posted September 27, 2012
And so, our regular op-ed series continues, this time with a contribution from John Paolini, executive creative director at branding firm Sullivan. With Election Day coming shortly, why not take a look at the respective sites o... [AgencySpy]

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

Columbus Stations Crowded with Political Ads as Obama, Romney Visit Battleground Ohio - Posted September 26, 2012
Both Barack Obama and Mitt Romney are campaigning in Ohio Wednesday as the 2012 Presidential election heads into the home stretch. The candidates have ... [TVSpy]

Education Nation, The U.N. and CGI: Obama and Romney Make the Rounds in New York City - Posted September 25, 2012
... [TVNewser]

Despite NFL and Emmy Competition, '60 Minutes' Powers To Number Six For Week - Posted September 25, 2012
Sunday could have been a tough night in the ratings for CBS' "60 Minutes." Despite interviews with President Obama and Mitt Romney, as well as a huge NFL lead-in, the newsmagazine was up against a big NFL game on NBC, and the Emmys on ABC. Despite the tough competition (and likely thanks t... [TVNewser]

The Choice: The Trailer - Posted September 24, 2012
The PBS News series "Frontline" is about to begin its 2012 election coverage in earnest, and to help kick things off the WGBH Boston-produced program released a trailer for a film that it is calling "The Choice 2012." WATCH: ... [TVNewser]

Obama's Latest Facebook Campaign Sticks - Posted September 24, 2012
The race for the U.S. presidency is increasingly being fought on Facebook. President Barack... [AllFacebook]

It's Hard Out Here For A Debate Moderator - Posted September 24, 2012
B&C's Andrea Morabito has a lengthy look at the upcoming Presidential debates (subscription required), as well as interviews with the moderators. One of the overarching themes: while th... [TVNewser]

'60 Minutes' Takes Heat For Standard Practice: Trimming An Interview For Time - Posted September 24, 2012
Some blogs and news outlets are criticizing CBS News for cutting out of last night's "60 Minutes" a statement by President Obama regarding some of his campaign ads. Obama said that some of the ads "go overboard," and may contain statements that aren't true. WATCH: ... [TVNewser]

Report: Romney Packed Univision Forum With Fans - Posted September 23, 2012
Viewers of the two Univision forums may have noticed the staunchly different tones. The interview of President Obama was relatively sedated, with a quiet crowd, both during the questions and answers. The Romney interview, on the hand, featured a crowd that woul... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Report: Romney Packed Univision Forum With Fans - Posted September 23, 2012
Viewers of the two Univision forums may have noticed the staunchly different tones. The interview of President Obama was relatively sedated, with a quiet crowd, both during the questions and answers. The Romney interview, on the hand, featured a crowd that woul... [FishbowlNY]

Did Romney Appear in 'Brownface' on Univision? - Posted September 20, 2012
Last night Mitt Romney made the bold and admirable move of appearing on Univision before millions of Latino vi... [PRNewser]

Glenn Beck's Website Asks LA Times: What About the Obama Secret Videotape? - Posted September 20, 2012
Before joining theblaze.com as Middle East correspondent, Sharona Schwartz was a coverage editor for CNN's Washington, D.C. bureau and a scriptwriter for Wolf Blitzer. With credentials like those, it's no wonder her post today about a certain Obama recording is so ... [FishbowlLA]

Meredith Vieira To 'View' Co-Host Joy Behar: I can see why Romney might avoid you guys - Posted September 20, 2012
Former "View" moderator Meredith Vieira joined her former colleague Joy Behar on her Current TV program last night, and Mitt Romney's thoughts on going on "The View" came up. "Wouldn't you be [afraid] if you wer... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Education Nation, Viral O'Brien, Romney's 'View' - Posted September 19, 2012
NBC News has fleshed out the schedule for the annual Education Nation summit, which will kick off Sunday. Former Secy. of State Condoleeza Rice and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush will both participate. The summit will also feature interviews with ... [TVNewser]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Ad Network | iOS 6 Debut | Teacher Bullying - Posted September 19, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Mitt Romney's 47 Percent Respond Via Facebook - Posted September 18, 2012
In the 24 hours since the video of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney at a Florida fundraiser wen... [AllFacebook]

Jennifer Aniston and SmartWater Score Big with 'Leaked' Video - Posted September 18, 2012
This week a crass, demeaning and shockingly amateur video ignited violent Anti-American uprisings throughout the Muslim world. Another amateur video sent Presidential candidate Mitt Romney's struggling campaign into an absolute tailspin. But now, finally, a "subversive" video to laugh about. The PR gurus... [PRNewser]

Mitt Romney: Going On 'The View' Is 'High Risk' - Posted September 18, 2012
The full length hidden camera videos from the Mitt Romney fundraiser were released by Mother Jones this afternoon. In addition to the comments that have been leading the news cycle today, Romney also talked about the media. Some of the most popular places for politicians to go and "humanize" themselves are "Saturday... [TVNewser]

Trending On Twitter: #47percent - Posted September 18, 2012
#47percent of Twitterers are talking about, watching or reading tweets about the secretly filmed full-version Mitt Romney videos released ... [AllTwitter]

Message Management 101: Is Any Event Truly Private? - Posted September 18, 2012
You may have heard that Mitt Romney ran into a big PR problem this week. More accurately: som... [PRNewser]

Mitt Romney Gives First Post-Video Interview To Fox News - Posted September 18, 2012
GOP Presidential candidate Mitt Romney will give Fox News his first interview since a video leaked from a fundraising event this week. Romney will speak to Neil Cavuto... [TVNewser]

SNL Can't Seem to Make Obama Funny - Posted September 17, 2012
"Saturday Night Live" started its new season this week, using omnipresent "Family Guy" creator Seth MacFarlane and musical guest Frank Ocean to boost viewers... [PRNewser]

Clint Eastwood on RNC Remarks: 'We Don't Have to Have Movie Actors Playing Politicians' - Posted September 15, 2012
Clint Eastwood doesn't care about the reaction to his stand-up, empty chair routine at the Republican National Convention, which drew more attention than Mitt Romney's acceptance speech at the GOP nomination. "One advantage of being my age is that, you know what can they do to ya?" Eastwood tells CNN in... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Bloomberg, Univision, Cooper - Posted September 14, 2012
Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert and former House Democratic leader Dick Gephardt are co-hosting Bloomberg TV's "Street Smart" today. The two politicians will join Trish Regan and Adam Johnson from 4-5pmET as part of the network's "Econo... [TVNewser]

Gretchen Carlson and Chris Wallace Debate -- or Don't Debate -- on 'Fox & Friends' - Posted September 14, 2012
On "Fox & Friends" this morning, Chris Wallace just wanted to promote his Sunday show. Instead, he got into a debate with Gretchen Carlson about ... [TVNewser]

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

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

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

Another Day, Another Awful Rape Quote from a Congressman - Posted September 13, 2012
We were getting a little tired of reading about the many ways in which Mitt Romney screwed up his response to the tragic attack on the US embassy in Libya when we noticed yet ... [PRNewser]

With Obama on CBS, Telemundo and NBC, The Romneys Turn To ABC - Posted September 13, 2012
With President Obama interview excerpts appearing on CBS News, Telemundo and NBC News programming, Mitt Romney is granting interviews to ABC News "Good Morning America" and Disney-produced syndicated program "Live! with Kelly and Mic... [TVNewser]

Brian Williams Hosts Mitt Romney During NBC's 'Education Nation' - Posted September 12, 2012
GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney confirms he will be a part of NBC's Education Nation later this month. "Nightly News" anchor Brian Williams sit... [TVNewser]

Trey Parker, Matt Stone Treat Media to Book of Mormon Encore - Posted September 11, 2012
Following Saturday night's preview performance of smash musical The Book of Mormon, which begins a 12-week west coast run at the Pantages tomorrow night, FishbowlLA and a select group of other media folks hung around for an informal press con... [FishbowlLA]

Trey Parker, Matt Stone Treat Media to Book of Mormon Encore - Posted September 11, 2012
Following Saturday night's preview performance of smash musical The Book of Mormon, which begins a 12-week west coast run at the Pantages tomorrow night, FishbowlLA and a select group of other media folks hung around for an informal press con... [GalleyCat]

Politics, Speeches Top Facebook Mentions - Posted September 11, 2012
Presidential politics dominated the buzz on Facebook over two weeks that featured political conventions, a major hurricane, the st... [AllFacebook]

INFOGRAPHIC: Breaking Down Romney's And Obama's Facebook Fans - Posted September 10, 2012
You can probably guess the basics about those who support Mitt Romney or President Barack Obama on Facebook: Romney's fans are generally older, Obama's tend to be young... [AllFacebook]

What Else Do Romney's and Obama's Facebook Fans Like? [Infographic] - Posted September 10, 2012
If you like President Obama, you might also like "The Colbert Report." That's not much of a surprise, but this social intelligence report has a few other details about who is voting for whom - at least on Facebook. Compass Labs scoured the Facebook pages for both the Republican and Democratic parties,... [SocialTimes.com]

Survey Says: Facebook Goofed, But Why The Long Political News Quiz? - Posted September 7, 2012
Some Facebook users were invited to take a survey from the social network... [AllFacebook]

Republicans' #areyoubetteroff Hashtag Backfires when Twitter Responds 'Yes' - Posted September 7, 2012
Unless you've been plugging your ears and humming every time a political ad or news story has invaded your living room (we understand the urge), you've inevitably heard Mitt Romney (or his campaign) ask some version of the question, "A... [PRNewser]

Obama Supporters Flock To Facebook During Acceptance Speech - Posted September 7, 2012
Last week, AllFacebook looked at the reaction on Facebook to Republican presidential nominee ... [AllFacebook]

How To Veto Political Posts From Your Facebook News Feed - Posted September 6, 2012
So you're not running with Romney or beam... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Abuzz After Ex-President Bill Clinton's Nomination Speech At DNC - Posted September 6, 2012
President Barack... [AllFacebook]

Thursday Odds and Ends - Posted September 6, 2012
-If its stock tumble wasn't enough, Nokia has now had to apologize for a "faked" Lumia 920 ad. link -Loyola Marymount University and thinkLA have teamed up to launch the mSchool: Institute for Marketing at LMU. -L.A.-based Stun Creative imagines a scene where ... [MediaJobsDaily]

Obama Bests Romney In Facebook Mentions During Both Conventions - Posted September 6, 2012
Mentions of President Barack Obama on Facebook bested those of Republi... [AllFacebook]

FishbowlLA's Oscar Host Suggestion: Nathan Lane - Posted September 5, 2012
We've floated this idea past a couple of media colleagues with unimpeachable Academy Awards expertise. One is a full-time kudos season chronicler; the other, a published Hollywood history author and film PR whiz. Since both gave our suggestion the big Broadway thumbs up, FishbowlLA is now officially proposing it to the... [FishbowlLA]

Are Political Twitter Buys Working? (Spoiler: Yes.) - Posted September 4, 2012
Have you signed on to Twitter recently, checked out the top of your feed and found yourself scrolling through messages that weren't posted by accounts that you follow or re-tweeted by an... [PRNewser]

Twitter Suspends Romney Parody Account Just Before Speech - Posted August 31, 2012
In a move that brings to mind Twitter's recent suspension of Guy Adams (after he criticized Twitter advertiser NBC for its lackluster Olympics coverage), a Mitt Romney parody account, ... [AllTwitter]

Invisible Obama Tweets for Your Entertainment - Posted August 31, 2012
Today in PR Moves That Had to Happen: In the moments following Clint Eastwood's bizarre, incoherent (there's really no other way to describe it) ... [PRNewser]

Clint Eastwood Steals The Show On Facebook At Final Night Of RNC - Posted August 31, 2012
The Republican National Convention audience wasn't shy about turning to Facebook to share their views during Gov. Mitt Rom... [AllFacebook]

What the Hell, Clint? - Posted August 31, 2012
Clint Eastwood's surprise appearance last night at the Republican National Convention managed to upstage even Mitt Romney, but that wasn't due to the iconic actor's star power. Rather it was Eastwood's long, rambling speech that stole the show, an episode so bizarre we're almost reluctant to make fun of it. For reasons... [FishbowlLA]

Facebook Highlights GOP-Flavored Apps Over Drinks At Republican Convention - Posted August 30, 2012
The six hottest political apps for Facebook were the talk of Tampa, Fla. today during the social network's cocktail reception they're call... [AllFacebook]

The Days and Nights of Network Newsers at the RNC - Posted August 30, 2012
We stopped by the ABC News workspace this afternoon at the Republican National Convention as editors and producers worked on today's online coverage as well as tonight's "World News with Diane Sawyer," the ABCNews.com primetime livestream and the n... [TVNewser]

Romney's Nomination Spurs Boston Stations to Cover RNC Up Close - Posted August 30, 2012
With former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney accepting the Republican Presidential nomination tonight, Boston TV stations have stepped up their coverage Many big market anchors and reporters are covering the RNC, but ... [TVSpy]

Paul Ryan Planning Round Robin Interviews With TV Nets Thursday - Posted August 29, 2012
Update: One of my sources now says Ryan's camp just canceled the interviews. So, false alarm, I guess. GOP VP nominee Paul Ryan will be sitting down with a handful of TV news outlets fo... [TVNewser]

UPDATED: Romney, Ryan Dominate Facebook-CNN Election Insights - Posted August 29, 2012
Not surprisingly, a visit to the Facebook-CNN Election Insights tool today reveals that Gov. ... [AllFacebook]

In Covering RNC Roll Call, Differing Tactics on Cable News - Posted August 28, 2012
... [TVNewser]

LA Creatives Pit Romney Against Obama in Twitter Smackdown - Posted August 28, 2012
With the Republican National Convention now underway in Tampa, we figured it's rather timely and appropriate to shine a light on Twitter-centric effort dubbed "Smack a Candidate." We've been told this hashtag-driven battle between Mitt Rom... [AgencySpy]

Scenes from (Almost) Day One at the RNC - Posted August 27, 2012
This TVNewser arrived in Tampa this morning, just as Tropical Storm Isaac's outer bands continued to lash Florida's west coast. The Republican National Convention, already shortened by a day because of Isaac, has change... [TVNewser]

Facebook, Romney's Campaign Strategist Sound Off On Panel At GOP Convention - Posted August 27, 2012
It's all about ... [AllFacebook]

Amazon Election Map Shows Political Races Based On Book Sales - Posted August 27, 2012
President Barack Obama's memoir The Audacity of Hope has sold more copies than presidential contender Mitt Romney's No Apology: The Case for American Greatness in the last 30 days, according to ... [semanticweb.com]

Facebook-CNN Election Insights Offers Real-Time Data On People Talking About Obama, Romney, Biden, Ryan - Posted August 27, 2012
Facebook and CNN Mo... [AllFacebook]

Univision, Facebook Partner For Hispanic Forums Featuring President Obama, Mitt Romney - Posted August 24, 2012
In an effort to reach out to U.S. Hispanic voters, Facebook recently announced ... [AllFacebook]

How to Avoid Controversy in TV Interviews - Posted August 23, 2012
Our last post concerned the best ways to prepare for an interview and make sure that your client turns in a performance that is, at the very least, passable. But what if your client is, say, a prominent politician running for election who wants to avoid certain controversial or unflattering topics... [PRNewser]

Romney Campaign Restricts Questions on Abortion, Akin During KCNC Interview - Posted August 23, 2012
KCNC reporter Shaun Boyd revealed she was told to stay away from certain topics during her interview with presumptive GOP nominee Mitt Romney this morning. "There on... [TVSpy]

Media Training Tips and Cautionary Tales - Posted August 23, 2012
In the high-risk, high-reward world of media training, major stumbles during television interviews are seared indefinitely in the public's memory. Nailing an interview is not so easy, even for well-known public figures and corporate executives. Media relies on basic principles and varied techniques... [PRNewser]

News Corp. Either Loves Obama or Really Hates Romney - Posted August 23, 2012
FishbowlNY has known for awhile now that Rupert Murdoch is no Mitt Romney f... [morningmedianewsfeed]

News Corp. Either Loves Obama or Really Hates Romney - Posted August 23, 2012
FishbowlNY has known for awhile now that Rupert Murdoch is no Mitt Romney f... [FishbowlNY]

Stations Make Plans as Republicans and Democrats Get Ready to Nominate at National Conventions - Posted August 23, 2012
[caption id="attachment_66746" align="alignleft" width="275"] Obama and Biden accept the Democratic nomination in 2008[/caption] The battle between Mitt Romney and President Obama moves to the convention floor next week for the nominating process, and TV and radio stations are ready for extra coverage of the key ... [FishbowlLA]

Stations Make Plans as Republicans and Democrats Get Ready to Nominate at National Conventions - Posted August 23, 2012
[caption id="attachment_66746" align="alignleft" width="275"] Obama and Biden accept the Democratic nomination in 2008[/caption] The battle between Mitt Romney and President Obama moves to the convention floor next week for the nominating process, and TV and radio stations are ready for extra coverage of the key ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Stations Make Plans as Republicans and Democrats Get Ready to Nominate at National Conventions - Posted August 23, 2012
[caption id="attachment_66746" align="alignleft" width="275"] Obama and Biden accept the Democratic nomination in 2008[/caption] The battle between Mitt Romney and President Obama moves to the convention floor next week for the nominating process, and TV and radio stations are ready for extra coverage of the key ... [FishbowlNY]

Jack Link's Beef Jerky Campaign Is Kinda Cool - Posted August 22, 2012
Today in Strange Ad Ideas That Turn Out to Be Surprisingly Cool: Beef jerky makers Jack Link's have capitalized on the nation's political fervor with a new pun-filled campaign starring "Barack Obameat" and "Meat Romney," two candidates represented by mosaics made entirely of beef jerky bits. You may think that these two... [PRNewser]

Rage Against the Machine Rags on Ryan - Posted August 20, 2012
... [PRNewser]

Progressive in Trouble, Act 3: Godin Lays the Smack Down - Posted August 20, 2012
We know you all spent the weekend wondering where marketing guru Seth Godin stands on the ongoing ... [PRNewser]

Will Facebook Decide Whether Obama Or Romney Is Winning The Digital Race? - Posted August 17, 2012
The highly competitive ... [AllFacebook]

Biggest Stories of the Week - Posted August 17, 2012
The Colbert Report Get More: Col... [PRNewser]

Hillary Clinton Doesn't Care Whether You Like Her Outfit - Posted August 17, 2012
OK, we know we live in an era characterized by bad-faith political polarization that borders on complete dysfunctional inertia, but we still feel like we can achieve bipartisan agreement on one point: Hillary Clinton does not mess a... [PRNewser]

Hillary Clinton Doesn't Care Whether You Like Her Outfit - Posted August 17, 2012
OK, we know we live in an era characterized by bad-faith political polarization that borders on complete inertia, but we still feel like we can reach agreement on one point: Hillary Clinton does not mess around. In the wake of th... [AgencySpy]

Voters to Pols: TV Attack Ads Are Soooooo 2008 - Posted August 16, 2012
Negative election season ads are about as American as Ford trucks. We don't necessarily like it when politicians interrupt our favorite sitcoms and sporting events with inflammatory messages, but we seem to accept the fact that it's going to happen every other November, right? Well, maybe not. The 2012 election will be... [PRNewser]

Thursday Morning Stir - Posted August 16, 2012
-HTC has launched a review of its global media planning/buying account, which is estimated to be worth around $157 million. link -To raise awareness for their so-called ... [AgencySpy]

Got Fake Twitter Followers? - Posted August 15, 2012
We thought we'd heard it all, but Twitter followers apparently now double as currency, and "... [PRNewser]

Paul Ryan Is The Most Talked About Politican On Facebook - Posted August 15, 2012
Mitt Romney's weekend bombshell naming seven-term Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) as his running mate continues to reverberat... [AllFacebook]

The Scoreboard: Saturday, August 11 - Posted August 14, 2012
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 286 | MSNBC: *NA | CNN: 110 | HLN: 121 Primetime: FNC: 187 | MSNBC: 182 | CNN: 89 | HLN: 177 ... [TVNewser]

Smooth PR Move: Romney Campaigns with Convicted Drug Trafficker - Posted August 14, 2012
Most know former governor and perpetual candidate Mitt Romney as a squeaky-clean, upright citizen: Family man, church elder and decorated veteran of the public and private sectors, Romney has never ha... [PRNewser]

Cable Ratings for Paul Ryan VP Candidate News - Posted August 14, 2012
When the news broke Friday night that Mitt Romney was going to announce his running mate, and that the running mate would be Rep. Paul Ryan, the news channels didn't get much of a ratings bump. In ... [TVNewser]

Miley Cyrus and the PR Power of a Haircut - Posted August 13, 2012
The problem with child celebrities is that they grow up. The public hates to see the famous children of their respective generations mature because as they age, they remind us that we too grow old--and this means eventually we will die. Thanks a lot, Screech. Is there a "Wonder Years" fan... [PRNewser]

Miley Cyrus and the PR Power of a Haircut - Posted August 13, 2012
The problem with child celebrities is that they grow up. The public hates to see the famous children of their respective generations mature because as they age, they remind us that we too grow old--and this means eventually we will die. Thanks a lot, Screech. Is there a "Wonder Years" fan... [AgencySpy]

Romney's Paul Ryan Pick: A PR Win? - Posted August 13, 2012
We generally prefer to avoid dipping our toes too deeply into the political arena, but we think we can judge Mitt Romney's choice of Wisconsin Rep. ... [PRNewser]

Republican VP Nominee Paul Ryan No Stranger To Facebook - Posted August 13, 2012
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), who was announced as Republican ... [AllFacebook]

The Ticker: Britain's Olympic Glory; Paul Ryan; Brazil Prepares; Nook Tablet; Motorola Job Cuts - Posted August 13, 2012
The Washington Post: London Olympic Games Close with Music and Global Applause Advertising Age: GOP VEEP Pick Paul Ryan... [PRNewser]

Social Media Newsfeed: Paul Ryan Announcement | Olympics on Twitter | Facebook Accusation - Posted August 13, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

A Vice Presidential Announcement From Norfolk - Posted August 11, 2012
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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]

Brian Roberts On The Comcast/NBC Relationship - Posted August 10, 2012
Bloomberg Businessweek's latest edition is the "Interview Issue," and among those interviewed are Mitt Romney, Disney CEO ... [TVNewser]

Did the Romney Campaign Just Reveal Its VP Pick? - Posted August 8, 2012
In politics -- even more than most industries -- PR reps strive to maintain control over the media narrative and save the most sensitive stories for release at the best possible times. On that note, the biggest news from ... [PRNewser]

'The Washington Post' Cranks Up Facebook-Connected Political News App The Issue Engine - Posted August 7, 2012
The Washington Post... [AllFacebook]

Kyra Phillips Signs off CNN - Posted August 3, 2012
Kyra Phillips, who will be moving a few floors away at CNN Center hosting a new show for HLN, anchored her final show for CNN today. Phillips didn't get to say much of a goodbye, as the 11am hour ended with live events from ... [TVNewser]

Twitter Political Index Shows How You Really Feel About Obama and Romney - Posted August 1, 2012
In preparation for the 2012 presidential elections, social analytics company Topsy has collaborated with polling firms Mellman Group and North Star Opinion Research on a social media variation on the classic public opinion poll. Released today, the Twitter Political Index will provide a daily snapshot of how Americans feel throughout... [SocialTimes.com]

Mitt Romney To Announce VP Choice Via App - Posted July 31, 2012
Presidential candidate Mitt Romney has released a new mobile app as a tool to announce who his running mate for this year's election will be. The Mitt's VP app, which is available for A... [Inside Mobile Apps]

'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]

Newsweek Calls Romney a 'Wimp' - Posted July 30, 2012
According to Newsweek, Mitt Romney is a "wimp." He i... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Newsweek Calls Romney a 'Wimp' - Posted July 30, 2012
According to Newsweek, Mitt Romney is a "wimp." He i... [FishbowlNY]

Mitt Romney's London PR Gaffe gets Funnier - Posted July 27, 2012
[caption id="attachment_41262" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="(Jason Reed/AP)"][/caption] There has been no shortage of Olympics-related PR gaffes leading up to the... [PRNewser]

London Eye Lights Up With Olympics Sentiment - Posted July 27, 2012
As the opening ceremony for the London Olympics gets underway tonight, sentiment on the event can be gauged nightly in a big way: The EDF Energy London Eye Ferris Wheel, the largest in Europe, will turn colors depending on the sentiment analysis of tweets coming out of the U.K. mentioning the... [AllTwitter]

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]

Piers Morgan's Big Month - Posted July 26, 2012
CNN host Piers Morgan has quietly had one of his strongest months yet since joining CNN. In terms of bookings, Morgan has lined up interviews with guests that are not regulars on cable news, and in some cases only make media ap... [TVNewser]

NBC News Gets Snippy With Mitt Romney - Posted July 26, 2012
Presumptive GOP Presidential nominee Mitt Romney is currently in London, the first stop on a tour of Europe. Romney met with British leaders, and will attend the Opening Ceremonies of the Olympics ... [TVNewser]

David Muir to Interview Mitt Romney, Anchor from Israel Sunday - Posted July 26, 2012
ABC's David Muir is among the reporters traveling with GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Romney's first foreign trip of his candidacy. Muir will interview... [TVNewser]

Mitt Romney Also Sitting Down With NBC News For Pre-Olympics Interview - Posted July 24, 2012
Presumptive GOP Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney isn't limiting his appearances to cable news this week. Romney will sit d... [TVNewser]

Mitt Romney Making Cable News Rounds - Posted July 24, 2012
A couple of weeks ago presumptive GOP Presidential nominee Mitt Romney sat down with all of the major TV news organizations, and this week he seems to be keeping it going. Yesterday Romney appeared on CNBC, one of the few cable channels where he has made semi-regular appearances (Fox News is... [TVNewser]

Who Bought Romney's Twitter Followers? - Posted July 23, 2012
It's obvious that someone bought followers for the @MittRomney Twitter. That anyone is even asking "did that really happen?" at this point is absurd. The real question - the only question - is who did this, and why? So Mitt Rom... [AllTwitter]

Social Media Newsfeed: Colorado Tragedy | Facebook Payout | Sparrow Purchase - Posted July 23, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Trending Today On Twitter: #YouPeople - Posted July 19, 2012
If you people are on Twitter today, you'll likely see some tweets mocking Ann Romney's interview with Robin Roberts tagged with the #YouPeople hashtag. And if you people haven't seen any yet, you're about to. When asked this morning about her husband's refusal to release ad... [10,000 Words]

Trending Today On Twitter: #YouPeople - Posted July 19, 2012
If you people are on Twitter today, you'll likely see some tweets mocking Ann Romney's interview with Robin Roberts tagged with the #YouPeople hashtag. And if you people haven't seen any yet, you're about to. When asked this morning about her husband's refusal to release ad... [AllTwitter]

Wolf Blitzer's Trifecta - Posted July 19, 2012
Wolf Blitzer's gotten some big bookings the past couple days, and he's got another tonight. Today, Blitzer talks with House Speaker John Boehner who y... [TVNewser]

Bane Creator Challenges Rush Limbaugh's Theory - Posted July 19, 2012
Comic book writer Chuck Dixon, whose resume includes co-creating the Batman villain Bane (as well as a whole slew of other characters), refuted conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh... [GalleyCat]

In Washington State, You Can Register To Vote Through Facebook - Posted July 17, 2012
Facebook pages love polls. You can vote for which slugger will win the ... [AllFacebook]

Erin Burnett Gets Opinionated In Commentary On Mitt Romney's Tax Returns - Posted July 17, 2012
On her CNN program, Erin Burnett dedicated a segment to Mitt Romney's tax returns. Not content to simply present the facts of the matter, Burnett decided to get a little opinionated, urging Romney to release his tax returns, and assuming that he wasn't releasing them because he took advantage of offshore... [TVNewser]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Murder Video | New Yahoo CEO | Romney Storify - Posted July 17, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Sarah Silverman Offers to 'Scissor' Romney's Biggest Financial Supporter - Posted July 16, 2012
With another election year upon us, comedienne Sarah Silverman has returned with a follow-up, we suppose, to her 2008 multi-award-winning, politically-themed collaboration w... [AgencySpy]

Sarah Silverman Offers to 'Scissor' Romney's Biggest Financial Supporter - Posted July 16, 2012
With another election year upon us, comedienne Sarah Silverman has returned with a follow-up, we suppose, to her 2008 multi-award-winning, politically-themed collaboration w... [MediaJobsDaily]

Political Strategy Presents Opportunity To TV News Interviewers - Posted July 16, 2012
The New York Times reports on a relatively recent political strategy, being utilized heavily by both the Obama and Romney campaigns: quote approval. Specif... [TVNewser]

Pinterest Users More Likely to Vote for Mitt Romney [Infographic] - Posted July 12, 2012
If you find yourself on Pinterest more often than Etsy, you might be a Romney supporter, according to this infographic. See where you fall on the political spectrum based on the social media sites you use -- the results may surprise you. In what is easily the most shocking analysis of social... [SocialTimes.com]

5 Questions for 'The Five' - Posted July 11, 2012
Fox News's "The Five" has gone from zero to 2.1 million (viewers) in just the last year and is now FNC's third most-watched show. So we wanted to hear from the hosts about what makes the show successful. Here are 5 questions for "The Five" hosts, plus 2 bonus questions for... [TVNewser]

Romney Gets Booed, Louis Vuitton Gets Art - Posted July 11, 2012
The following two video clips are completely unrelated except that they showed up on The Daily Beast's video site one right after the other. Yay! Videos. In the first, Mitt Romney is giving a speech to the NAACP where he vows to repeal Obamacare. And then he's booed. It's kind of painful... [PRNewser]

CNN, Facebook Announce Several Initiatives For 2012 Presidential Election - Posted July 9, 2012
CNN and Facebook are gearing up for the ... [AllFacebook]

Rupert Murdoch Isn't a Mitt Romney Fan - Posted July 6, 2012
It's probably safe to safe to say that Rupert Murdoch will never invite Mitt Romney to enjoy the Slip N Slide in his backyard. Murdoch doesn't like Romney, and -- according to The New York Times -- it all started back in 2007, when Rom... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Rupert Murdoch Isn't a Mitt Romney Fan - Posted July 6, 2012
It's probably safe to safe to say that Rupert Murdoch will never invite Mitt Romney to enjoy the Slip N Slide in his backyard. Murdoch doesn't like Romney, and -- according to The New York Times -- it all started back in 2007, when Rom... [FishbowlNY]

Fox News Calls Out NBC/MSNBC Twice in Primetime - Posted June 21, 2012
We've already told you about how on his show last night Neil Cavuto took o... [TVNewser]

Romney Gains Likes, Obama Stagnates On Facebook - Posted June 20, 2012
Some of the latest analysis of the 2012 election through the lens of social media shows that Republican candidate Mitt Romney ... [AllFacebook]

More Creative Clip Editing, This Time on Fox News - Posted June 20, 2012
Sigh. Remember yesterday when we noted how MSNBC's "Andrea Mitchell Reports" cut off Mitt Romney as he spoke about going to a WaWa convenience store, effectively changing the meaning and point of w... [TVNewser]

The Morning Ticker: 50, 41, 11... - Posted June 15, 2012
The rapper 50 Cent will be a guest on MSNBC's 'The Ed Show' tonight. Michael Eric Dyson will be guest-hosting for Ed Schultz, who is off this week. 50 will talk with Dyson about politics, music, pop culture, and more, live i... [TVNewser]

THR Toots Alan Horn 'Excusive' - Posted June 1, 2012
It wasn't quite on the level of Mitt Romney’s "Amercia." But yesterday, when The Hollywood Reporter rushed to beat its competitors with a Kim Masters item about the announcement of Alan Horn stepping in to... [FishbowlLA]

Political Gaffes Adding to the News Clutter - Posted May 31, 2012
So the Mitt Romney team is trying to pull a Bieber. When his app's epic fail became a trending topic on Twitter (spelling "America" "Amercia"), his team ... [PRNewser]

Romney Buys #Amercia Promoted Tweets | Google+ Local Launches | Oracle CEO Loved Facebook - Posted May 31, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Obama Campaign Video Hits Romney Over Trump Fundraiser - Posted May 29, 2012
Ugh. Donald Trump again. Why? Mitt Romney. Blame Romney. Mitt Romney, who ... [PRNewser]

Mayor Cory Booker Facing Backlash Over Inoffensive Comments - Posted May 21, 2012
Newark Mayor Cory Booker made some pretty benign statements on Meet The Press yesterday and today it's the big political story. After MTP host David Gregory showed a clip of an Obama ad that ... [PRNewser]

Mayor Cory Booker Facing Backlash Over Inoffensive Comments - Posted May 21, 2012
Newark Mayor Cory Booker made some pretty benign statements on Meet The Press yesterday and today it's the big political story. After MTP host David Gregory showed a clip of an Obama ad that ... [AgencySpy]

Mitt Romney Gets Another Dispirited Endorsement - Posted May 15, 2012
Former President George W. Bush has endorsed Mitt Romney. He did so as he was entering an elevator after giving a speech about human rights in Washington D.C. Actually, he did so while the elevator doors were closing and with the words, "I'm for Mitt Romney." Well all righty then. Sources say... [PRNewser]

INFOGRAPHIC: According To Facebook Social Interests, Mitt Romney Wins Running Away - Posted May 15, 2012
Will Mitt Romney be swo... [AllFacebook]

Dueling Videos: Mitt Romney and President Obama Talk About Jobs - Posted May 15, 2012
Turning away from same-sex marriage for a minute, both ... [PRNewser]

Mitt Romney Rephrases Stance on Gay Adoption in WBTV Interview - Posted May 14, 2012
Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney used a recent one-on-one interview with WBTV as an opportunity to clarify his position on gay adoption. Follo... [TVSpy]

People Are Still Talking About Mitt Romney's Standoff with Denver Reporter - Posted May 11, 2012
In an interview on Wednesday in Colorado, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney grew frustrated with KCNC reporter ... [SocialTimes.com]

Friday Morning Stir - Posted May 11, 2012
-Following ... [AgencySpy]

Mitt Romney Gets Frustrated with KCNC Reporter When She Asks Viewer's Facebook Question - Posted May 10, 2012
Mitt Romney fielded questions with the poise of a seasoned presidential candidate during a ... [TVSpy]

Mitt Romney Gets Frustrated with KCNC Reporter When She Asks Viewer's Facebook Question - Posted May 10, 2012
Mitt Romney fielded questions with the poise of a seasoned presidential candidate during a ... [SocialTimes.com]

As Obama Endorses Gay Marriage, Romney Affirms Opposition with Denver Stations - Posted May 9, 2012
While President Obama was preparing to sit for an... [TVSpy]

As Obama Endorses Gay Marriage, Romney Affirms Opposition with Denver Stations - Posted May 9, 2012
While President Obama was preparing to sit for an... [SocialTimes.com]

Frank Rich on the 'Great Theater' of Politics and Pop Culture - Posted May 9, 2012
In the final installment of this week's Media Beat interview, Frank Rich, New York magazine columnist and executive producer of HBO's Veep, disc... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook IPO, App Economy May Not Initially Affect Employment Report - Posted May 9, 2012
In slugging it out for voters (already), Mitt Romney and his party are pum... [AllFacebook]

Romney Campaign, Grenell Failed to Think Through Hire - Posted May 3, 2012
News broke Tuesday that Richard Grenell had stepped down from his job as national security and foreign policy spokesperson for the Romney campaign only a co... [PRNewser]

Conservative Media Concerned Romney Campaign is Giving Too Many Scoops to ABC, Politico - Posted May 3, 2012
HuffPost's Michael Calderone has the lowdown on a meeting GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney... [TVNewser]

All Rhodes Lead to Political Power - Posted May 2, 2012
While CBS News president David Rhodes (right) attended the memorial service for Mike Wallace Tuesday, seated next to presidential candidate Mitt Romne... [TVNewser]

WCTV Reporter Speaks at Memorial Service for his Grandfather, Mike Wallace - Posted May 1, 2012
Eames Yates, a Valdosta, GA bureau reporter for Tallahasse CBS affiliate WCTV, spoke at his grandfather Mike Wallace's memorial service in New York today. Yates was just ... [TVSpy]

WCTV Reporter Speaks at Memorial Service for his Grandfather, Mike Wallace - Posted May 1, 2012
Eames Yates, a Valdosta, GA bureau reporter for Tallahasse CBS affiliate WCTV, spoke at his grandfather Mike Wallace's memorial service in New York today. Y... [SocialTimes.com]

Titans, Moguls and a Presidential Candidate Pay Respects to Mike Wallace - Posted May 1, 2012
If the news business was like football, Mike Wallace would be its MVP. But if news was a beauty contest, Wallace would never have been Mr. Congeniality. That's what hundreds of Mike Wallace's friends, colleagues and family -- four gen... [TVNewser]

Grenell Resigns From Romney Campaign - Posted May 1, 2012
Richard Grenell has stepped down as national security and foreign policy spokesperson for the Mitt Romney campaign only a couple of... [PRNewser]

Gingrich Video Gives 'Insider, Advance Notice' That He's Ending Campaign - Posted May 1, 2012
Newt Gingrich is exiting the Presidential race the same way ... [PRNewser]

Stephen King to Mitt Romney: 'you couldn't have made it in America without America' - Posted April 30, 2012
In an expletive filled essay at The Daily Beast, novelist Stephen King warned wealthy Americans to pay their "fair share" of taxes before civil unrest deepens in the United State... [GalleyCat]

New Videos From President Obama, Mitt Romney, and Rihanna - Posted April 30, 2012
With the general election kicking into high gear, President Obama isn't just ... [PRNewser]

Did the Obama Campaign Take the Lead from MSNBC with New 'Forward' Slogan? - Posted April 30, 2012
The Obama re-election campaign has a new 7-minute short film called simply "Forward." The ad begins with the economic meltdown in 2008, with clips from TV news reports by CBS's Anthony Mason, NBC's ... [TVNewser]

Friday Odds and Ends - Posted April 27, 2012
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Op-Ed: 'Klout Bomb' Defined - Posted April 25, 2012
Do you care about your Klout score? Well, if you're all hung on "your ability to drive action", here's a little ditty from Megan Wintersteen, strategic planner at Blacksburg, VA-based digital shop Modea, who discusses the art of "Klout b... [AgencySpy]

Google Drive Unveiled | Facebook May Delay IPO | Groupon Seeks Directors - Posted April 25, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Media Loved Romney and Blasted Obama During Primaries - Posted April 23, 2012
According to a new Pew study, from January 2 to April 15, the media's coverage of Mitt Romney was more than twice as positive than that of President Barack Obama... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Media Loved Romney and Blasted Obama During Primaries - Posted April 23, 2012
According to a new Pew study, from January 2 to April 15, the media's coverage of Mitt Romney was more than twice as positive than that of President Barack Obama... [FishbowlNY]

Roll Call: Romney Campaign, Kaplow, CBS Interactive - Posted April 20, 2012
Mitt Romney has a new national security and foreign policy s... [PRNewser]

Twitter Hilarity Surrounds Obama For Dog-eating And Secret Service Sexcapades - Posted April 18, 2012
Two topics are dogging Obama on Twitter today and they're both pretty hilarious . . . from a hilarity-lover's point of view. As we've heard the "Pres" has a solid sense of humor, we're wondering if he and Michelle aren't having a little ... [10,000 Words]

Twitter Hilarity Surrounds Obama For Dog-eating And Secret Service Sexcapades - Posted April 18, 2012
Two topics are dogging Obama on Twitter today and they're both pretty hilarious . . . from a hilarity-lover's point of view. As we've heard the "Pres" has a solid sense of humor, we're wondering if he and Michelle aren't having a little ... [AllTwitter]

Fox News vs. Newt Gingrich: Bret Baier Adds It Up - Posted April 13, 2012
Fox News anchor Bret Baier fought back against GOP candidate Newt Gingrich's assertion that the channel has been in the tank for Mitt Romney ... [TVNewser]

Hilary Rosen Apologizes for Romney Comment - Posted April 12, 2012
Only this morning, SKDKnickerbocker MD and Democratic strategist ... [AgencySpy]

Despite Hilary Rosen Comment, Mitt Romney Still Has Issues With Women - Posted April 12, 2012
Mitt Romney is taking his campaign to the general election, and he's bringing his wife with him. Ann Romney was the target of a rhetorical punch thrown by ... [PRNewser]

Now It's Just Obama Versus Romney on Facebook - Posted April 12, 2012
The battle between President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney began on Facebook this week as the campaign shifted to the general election. ... [AllFacebook]

Gawker's Fox News Mole Reveals... Nothing [Updated] - Posted April 11, 2012
Gawker has a current Fox News employee writing "regular dispatches from inside the organization," which is pretty amazing, considering how little you ever hear Fox employees speaking out against the company. However, the debut column is extremely borin... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Gawker's Fox News Mole Reveals... Nothing [Updated] - Posted April 11, 2012
Gawker has a current Fox News employee writing "regular dispatches from inside the organization," which is pretty amazing, considering how little you ever hear Fox employees speaking out against the company. However, the debut column is extremely borin... [FishbowlNY]

Mitt Romney Thinks Rick Santorum Would Make a Good Press Secretary - Posted March 28, 2012
On "The Tonight Show" last night, Jay Leno asked Mitt Romney for one-word thoughts on some potential VP picks. When Leno got to Rick Santorum, Romney must've been thinking about that CBS News video of ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker (CNN Edition): Gupta, Blitzer, Phillips - Posted March 26, 2012
Dr. Sanjay Gupta will begin recording daily features about medical issues through Cumulus Media Networks. Starting in May, Cumulus will offer four daily features exploring topics relating to health and wellness. Two features are designed for news/talk stations with two features geared to a younger audience on music and entertainment stations. Three... [TVNewser]

Rick Santorum Wants to Fight The New York Times - Posted March 26, 2012
Rick Santorum is not going to win the Republican nomination. Rick Santorum knows this, and so Rick Santorum is getting a bit testy. According to The New York Times... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Rick Santorum Wants to Fight The New York Times - Posted March 26, 2012
Rick Santorum is not going to win the Republican nomination. Rick Santorum knows this, and so Rick Santorum is getting a bit testy. According to The New York Times... [FishbowlNY]

The Etch A Sketch Aftermath: Winners and Losers - Posted March 23, 2012
Etch A Sketch rode a political gaffe to a bonafide PR win. Sensing an opportunity, they released this creative statement after Mitt Romney advisor Eric Gehrnstrom used the antique toy as ... [PRNewser]

Howard Kurtz Laments That TV News Isn't Covering Enough Politics - Posted March 23, 2012
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Toymaker Responds to Etch A Sketch Shakeup - Posted March 22, 2012
Yesterday, Mitt Romney's adviser Eric Gehrnstrom stunned the media corps with a bizarre statement showing the presumptive GOP nominee's camp doesn't understand the modern nature of political campaigning. Telling CNN: "You hit a reset butto... [PRNewser]

Is Fox News 'Making Up' For Abrupt End to Romney Interview? Nope. - Posted March 15, 2012
GOP Presidential candidate Mitt Romney's interview with Megyn Kelly yesterday ended abruptly, as there was a "hard break." Kelly had to cut off Romney to ensure that the network made the break: Watch th... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Is Fox News 'Making Up' For Abrupt End to Romney Interview? Nope. - Posted March 15, 2012
GOP Presidential candidate Mitt Romney's interview with Megyn Kelly yesterday ended abruptly, as there was a "hard break." Kelly had to cut off Romney to ensure that the network made the break: Watch th... [FishbowlNY]

Romney's Delegate Talk Isn't Doing the Job - Posted March 15, 2012
Mitt Romney has faced many questions about his ability to connect with the ordinary folk -- those who don't know CEOs personally and drive many cars. As this primary season continues on (and on and on), Romney's messaging is again a topic of conversation. The most recent losses in ... [AgencySpy]

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]

Rick Santorum: Fox News 'Shilling' For Mitt Romney - Posted March 13, 2012
GOP Presidential candidate Rick Santorum--who was on the payroll of Fox News until he decided to run for President, says that the channel is "shilling" for one of his competitors, Mitt Romney. Santorum made his comments on the radio show of FNC host Brian Kil... [TVNewser]

Post-Super Tuesday Message to Newt: Get Out! - Posted March 7, 2012
Super Tuesday is behind us and with the results showing that the race is increasingly between Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum, the two are calling for Newt Gingrich to scram. According to ... [AgencySpy]

Daniel Pearl Posthumously Baptized by Mormons - Posted February 29, 2012
Daniel Pearl, the Jewish-American Wall Street Journal reporter notoriously executed by terrorists in Pakistan in the months after 9/11, has been posthumously baptized by Mormons, ... [FishbowlLA]

Huckabee Hosts Another GOP Forum - Posted February 29, 2012
The debates may be behind us, but Fox News Channel host Mike Huckabee -- who, four years ago at this time, was running for president himself -- will host the GOP candidates for ... [TVNewser]

The Contraception Question - Posted February 22, 2012
At tonight's GOP debate, John King asked a question submitted to CNNPolitics.com: "Since birth control is the latest hot topic, which candidate believes in birth control and if not, why?" The crowd didn't like it. They boo'd. The candidates did... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Contraception Question - Posted February 22, 2012
At tonight's GOP debate, John King asked a question submitted to CNNPolitics.com: "Since birth control is the latest hot topic, which candidate believes in birth control and if not, why?" The crowd didn't like it. They boo'd. The candidates did... [FishbowlNY]

The Contraception Question - Posted February 22, 2012
At tonight's GOP debate, John King asked a question submitted to CNNPolitics.com: "Since birth control is the latest hot topic, which candidate believes in birth control and if not, why?" The crowd didn't like it. They boo'd. The candidates did... [TVNewser]

CNN Preps for Arizona GOP Debate - Posted February 22, 2012
John King, along with Arizona State University students playing the parts of Ron Paul, Ri... [TVNewser]

Who's Winning The Twitter Republican Primary Race In Each State? - Posted February 21, 2012
The top four Republican presidential candidates are battling it out on televised debates, attack ads and, yes, on Twitter. So who's winning the race in 140-characters or less? The folks at Tweepsmap took a look a... [AllTwitter]

Romney Rethinking His Messaging After Santorum Wins - Posted February 10, 2012
Rick Santorum has gotten a tremendous jolt after his wins in Colorado, Missouri, and Minnesota earlier this week. His presidential campaign raised $1 million twice this week. And supporter... [PRNewser]

Newt Meets the Press; CNN's Caucus Cam: 'It's Just Hideous How the Media has Been Handling this Entire Thing' - Posted February 5, 2012
After another Mitt Romney primary win -- this time at the Nevada Caucuses -- Newt Gingrich decided to hold a press conference, instead of a second-place-ain't-so-bad spe... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Newt Meets the Press; CNN's Caucus Cam: 'It's Just Hideous How the Media has Been Handling this Entire Thing' - Posted February 5, 2012
After another Mitt Romney primary win -- this time at the Nevada Caucuses -- Newt Gingrich decided to hold a press conference, instead of a second-place-ain't-so-bad spe... [FishbowlNY]

Cable Networks Cover Donald Trump Endorsement - Posted February 2, 2012
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Cable Networks Cover Donald Trump Endorsement - Posted February 2, 2012
... [FishbowlNY]

Romney Saying Words: Poor, Safety Nets, Middle Class - Posted February 1, 2012
Hot on the heels of his win in last night's Florida primaries, Mitt Romney went on CNN to say that he's not concerned about... [AgencySpy]

Fox News Wins Florida Primary, But Only CNN Improves from Non-Primary Night - Posted February 1, 2012
Fox News easily won the cable news coverage of the Florida GOP primary, drawing more than the combined average of CNN and MSNBC. But the early finish of the primary, with the call at 8pmET going to Mitt Romney, may have sent viewers elsewhere. Of the three cable news networks, only... [TVNewser]

Neil Cavuto: 'I almost relish it when they dismiss us, when they say we're going nowhere.' - Posted February 1, 2012
Neil Cavuto, meet Kevin Costner. "I think of it as like a 'Field of Dreams' thing," says Cavuto as he prepares to anchor his fourth night of live political coverage (five if you count The State of the Union) this month. "If people see yo... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Neil Cavuto: 'I almost relish it when they dismiss us, when they say we're going nowhere.' - Posted February 1, 2012
Neil Cavuto, meet Kevin Costner. "I think of it as like a 'Field of Dreams' thing," says Cavuto as he prepares to anchor his fourth night of live political coverage (five if you count The State of the Union) this month. "If people see yo... [FishbowlNY]

Is it Okay to use the Term 'Cracker' when describing Florida voters? - Posted February 1, 2012
Cracker, a pejorative term generally used to describe Southern rural white people, turned up at least twice yesterday during cable news coverage of the Florida primary. On Chuck Todd's MSNBC show Tuesday, Politico's ... [TVNewser]

Networks Call Florida for Mitt Romney at 8pm Sharp - Posted January 31, 2012
... [TVNewser]

Networks Call Florida for Mitt Romney at 8pm Sharp - Posted January 31, 2012
... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Networks Call Florida for Mitt Romney at 8pm Sharp - Posted January 31, 2012
... [FishbowlNY]

Trump to Endorse/Ruin a Republican Candidate Soon - Posted January 31, 2012
... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Trump to Endorse/Ruin a Republican Candidate Soon - Posted January 31, 2012
... [FishbowlNY]

Networks Ask Romney Campaign to Pull Gingrich Attack Ad - Posted January 28, 2012
Several networks have asked the Mitt Romney campaign to stop airing an ad in Florida called "Mr. Washington Insider" which targets Newt Gingrich. The ad includes various news clips both current, and from Gingrich's days as House Speaker. NBC News has asked that the ad be pulled from Florida TV stations... [FishbowlLA]

Bill O'Reilly asks: Should MSNBC have taken Pat Buchanan off the air? - Posted January 27, 2012
While Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich were duking it out on CNN last night, Bill O'Reilly moderated a debate of his own, over MSNBC analyst Pat Buchanan's removal fro... [TVNewser]

Mitt Romney and His Taxes Inspire the Ad Community - Posted January 27, 2012
  Seeing as Mitt Romney's tax returns have got the media's full attention this week, why not keep with the political theme and highlight a rather timely site that just sprouted up called ... [AgencySpy]

Bad Kitty Author Nick Bruel on Politics, Writing & Illustrating - Posted January 25, 2012
Forget Mitt Romney or Newt Gingrich! Children's author Nick Bruel has cast the "purrfect" candidate in his latest chapter book: Bad Kitty for President. We've embedded the book trailer above. We caught up with Bruel to ask a few questions about politics, writing and illustrating. Q: With your latest title, Bad Kitty for... [GalleyCat]

David Kenny Named Chairman and CEO of The Weather Channel Companies - Posted January 24, 2012
David Kenny has been named Chairman and CEO of The Weather Channel Companies, which operates The Weather Channel on TV, radio, online as well as WSI, a weather forecasting and solutions provider. Kenny joins from Akamai, where he was president. "... [TVNewser]

Jay Leno Gag Enrages India's Sikh Community - Posted January 23, 2012
This is surely a first. In the wake of a very poorly chosen photo to support a January 19 Mitt Romney gag on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, India's ambassador to the U.S., ... [FishbowlLA]

As South Carolina Polls Close, FNC, NBC Declare Newt Gingrich Winner; CNN Waits - Posted January 21, 2012
At 7pmET as the polls in South Carolina closed, Fox News and MSNBC returned from a commercial break and made the call that Newt Gingrich had won the primary there. On CNN, no call was made despite exit polls showing Gingrich in the lead. "We want ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

As South Carolina Polls Close, FNC, NBC Declare Newt Gingrich Winner; CNN Waits - Posted January 21, 2012
At 7pmET as the polls in South Carolina closed, Fox News and MSNBC returned from a commercial break and made the call that Newt Gingrich had won the primary there. On CNN, no call was made despite exit polls showing Gingrich in the lead. "We want ... [FishbowlNY]

Gingrich Blasts CNN, ABC Over Ex-Wife's Tale: 'I am astounded that CNN would take trash like that and use it to open a presidential debate' - Posted January 19, 2012
At the start of tonight's GOP debate at the North Charleston Coliseum, moderator ... [TVNewser]

Hours Before CNN Debate, Rick Perry Drops out of GOP Race - Posted January 19, 2012
The TV networks are reporting Rick Perry will hold an 11amET news conference at which he will announce he's dropping out of the race for the GOP nomination for president. The week started with six candidates and by tonight's CNN debate in South Caro... [TVNewser]

Miami Herald, Gawker Revive Hume Suicide - Posted January 18, 2012
Gingrich, Molinari and Paxon in happier times. The infant is Susan Ruby, the couple's child. Earlier today the Miami Herald reported on ... [FishbowlDC]

Who #Answered and Who #Dodged? Twitter Releases Results From Fox News Debate - Posted January 17, 2012
During last night's Fox News debate, Newt Gingrich made sure to #answer, while Mitt Romney decided to #dodge. That is according to Twitter, wh... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Who #Answered and Who #Dodged? Twitter Releases Results From Fox News Debate - Posted January 17, 2012
During last night's Fox News debate, Newt Gingrich made sure to #answer, while Mitt Romney decided to #dodge. That is according to Twitter, wh... [FishbowlNY]

Tuesday Morning Stir - Posted January 17, 2012
-Slingshot alum Dan Grimsley joined up with fellow Dallas-based shop Blockdot as creative director. -M&C Saatchi teamed up with Google to launch the "Good to Know" print/OOH/online campaign here in the States (above). ... [AgencySpy]

Bret Baier Challenges Newt Gingrich's Use of the Media to Attack Mitt Romney - Posted January 16, 2012
Out of the gate at tonight's GOP debate in South Carolina, Bret Baier's first question to Newt Gingrich was meant to, in Baier's words, "clear the air." It went to... [TVNewser]

Bret Baier Challenges Newt Gingrich's Use of the Media to Attack Mitt Romney - Posted January 16, 2012
Out of the gate at tonight's GOP debate in South Carolina, Bret Baier's first question to Newt Gingrich was meant to, in Baier's words, "clear the air." It went to... [FishbowlLA]

Mitt Romney, Fox News Win New Hampshire Primary - Posted January 11, 2012
Like Mitt Romney, Fox News has swept the first two statewide GOP contests. According to Nielsen Fast National data, during last night's coverage of the GOP New Hampshire primary, Fox News averaged 2.25 million Total Viewers and 550K A25-54... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Mitt Romney, Fox News Win New Hampshire Primary - Posted January 11, 2012
Like Mitt Romney, Fox News has swept the first two statewide GOP contests. According to Nielsen Fast National data, during last night's coverage of the GOP New Hampshire primary, Fox News averaged 2.25 million Total Viewers and 550K A25-54... [FishbowlNY]

McDonald's, Arnold Deliver the 'Egg McMuffin' of Taglines - Posted January 11, 2012
Upon viewing the above spot from Arnold Worldwide for McDonald's, you probabl... [AgencySpy]

Networks Lead Off Primetime with Romney Win in New Hampshire - Posted January 10, 2012
Unlike Iowa, there will be no 2:30am election calls. All the networks called New Hampshire for Mitt Romney at 8pmET, when the polls closed. Brian Williams and Scott Pelley, in New Hampshire for NBC and CBS, anchored special reports. As did ... [TVNewser]

Sununu to O'Donnell: 'You Don't Know What You're Talking About' - Posted January 10, 2012
Former New Hampshire Gov. John Sununu is becoming our favorite political surrogate. Minutes after the networks declared Mitt Romney the winner of the state's prima... [TVNewser]

Candidates Scraping the Bottom of the Barrel for Anti-Romney Stunts - Posted January 10, 2012
[caption id="attachment_32412" align="alignleft" width="260" caption="Photo: Reuters"][/caption] Things have entered the realm of the preposterous for the GOP candidates doing battle in New Hampshire, with Mitt Romney's opponents going to possibly self-destructive lengths to knock him from the frontrunner position. As we mentioned in tod... [PRNewser]

GOP Candidates Make Final Pitch on WMUR - Posted January 10, 2012
Counting down the hours before the New Hampshire primary, WMUR invited Republican presidential hopefuls into its studios on Monday evening to deliver their final pitches to voters in the state. ... [TVSpy]

Analyzing the Media's Impact On the Iowa Caucus - Posted January 4, 2012
[caption id="attachment_32144" align="alignleft" width="303" caption="Mitt Romney after his Iowa caucus win last night. Photo: AP"][/caption] With the big GOP's Iowa caucus behind us (results here in case you're just climbing out from under that rock), New Hampshire directly ahead, and lots of... [PRNewser]

Should CBS also disclose its ties to Romney's Bain Capital? - Posted January 4, 2012
Last week MSNBC and NBC News starting disclosing that its parent company, NBCU is a partner in the Weather Channel with Bain Capital, of which Mitt Romney... [TVNewser]

Cablers Stay Up Late, Start Early Covering Closest GOP Presidential Contest Ever - Posted January 4, 2012
The only thing closer than last night's vote, ending at 2:33pmET, is no finish at all (2000 anyone?) With just 8 votes, Mitt Romney took first place in the Iowa Caucuses over Rick ... [TVNewser]

Iowa Caucuses: Free Book Samples from the Republian Candidates - Posted January 3, 2012
Tonight the whole country will keep an eye on Iowa caucuses as Republican candidates battle to win their party's presidential nomination at 99 conventions around Iowa. This year, the five major contenders in Iowa all happen to be writers. Follow the links below to read free book samples by the candidates competing... [GalleyCat]

Thursday Odds and Ends - Posted December 29, 2011
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Thursday Morning Stir - Posted December 22, 2011
-Tribal DDB San Francisco intro... [AgencySpy]

FNC's Bret Baier: 'A Very Gentle Demeanor With A Very Tough Underlying Message' - Posted December 9, 2011
A Politico profile of Fox News Channel's Bret Baier gives some insight on how the "Special Report" anchor -- whose recent sit-down with ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

FNC's Bret Baier: 'A Very Gentle Demeanor With A Very Tough Underlying Message' - Posted December 9, 2011
A Politico profile of Fox News Channel's Bret Baier gives some insight on how the "Special Report" anchor -- whose recent sit-down with ... [FishbowlNY]

Mitt Romney in Rare Sunday Show Interview - Posted December 6, 2011
Suddenly finding himself a distant second in many state and ... [TVNewser]

Google Plus Publishes Guide for Politicians and Candidates - Posted November 28, 2011
Google unobtrusively posted a Google Plus guide for politicians and candidates this week. The guide offers step-by-step instructions for designing a Google + Page and connecting with voters and constituents. As Goo... [SocialTimes.com]

Is Wolf Blitzer Ready for 'Bullies like Gingrich?' - Posted November 22, 2011
It might look like the three other debates held on CNN this primary season, but the photo above is the stage for tonight's GOP debate -- the 11th of the primary season. CNN is teaming up with The Heritage Foundation and the American Enterprise Institute for the debate at the DAR... [TVNewser]

Bret Baier Uses Google+ to Hangout with Mitt Romney - Posted November 16, 2011
FNC's Bret Baier hosted his first Hangout on Google+ yesterday, where a group of people, via webcam, can discuss topics that interest them. Sort of like "The Five" with people you don't know. In his first Hangout Baier got GOP ... [TVNewser]

On the Heels of Obama's Local Press Push, Romney Camp Courts Same Stations - Posted November 2, 2011
In an effort to nullify the effects of yesterday's local press push at the White House, campaign managers for GOP presidential candidate ... [TVSpy]

Anderson Cooper Preps For Las Vegas Debate - Posted October 18, 2011
CNN's Anderson Cooper, moderator of tonight's Western Republican Presidential Debate, talked with Politico about how tonight's debat... [TVNewser]

Bill Daley Talks to CNBC About Ed Henry Exchange - Posted October 15, 2011
CNBC's John Harwood sat down with White House chief of staff Bill Daley yesterday for an exclusive interview in Washington, DC. Among the topics of the interview: Occupy Wall Street, the economic recovery and President Obama's ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Bill Daley Talks to CNBC About Ed Henry Exchange - Posted October 15, 2011
CNBC's John Harwood sat down with White House chief of staff Bill Daley yesterday for an exclusive interview in Washington, DC. Among the topics of the interview: Occupy Wall Street, the economic recovery and President Obama's ... [FishbowlNY]

Pres. Obama to Ed Henry: 'I didn't know you were the spokesman for Mitt Romney' - Posted October 13, 2011
FNC's Chief White House Correspondent Ed Henry got the first question at today's joint news conference between Pres. Obama and Lee Myung-Bak, President of South Korea. Henry asked the president about the alleged Iranian terror plot, and used a quote from GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney who had criticized Obama's... [TVNewser]

Dems, GOP Contenders Focus on Romney - Posted October 10, 2011
The Democratic National Committee has launched ... [PRNewser]

President Obama Hits the Road - Posted August 15, 2011
[caption id="attachment_25807" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Photo: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster"][/caption] President Obama is making stops in Minnesota, Illinois, ... [PRNewser]

Is Newt Gingrich Paying For Thousands Of Fake Twitter Followers? - Posted August 2, 2011
In an anonymous interview with Gawker on Monday, an ex-campaign staffer for Republican Newt Gingrich said that the majority of his million-plus followers on Twitter were not actually real - they were bought and paid for... [AllTwitter]

Romney Goes M.I.A. To Keep From Making Mistakes - Posted August 2, 2011
[caption id="attachment_25179" align="alignleft" width="200" caption="An illustration by 'The Daily Caller's Matt Lewis."][/caption] When we saw yesterday that Mitt Romney had ... [PRNewser]

Perfecting F'ing Match | Monkey Business | Qualifications - Posted June 14, 2011
GalleyCat: In one of the most natural fits we've ever heard of, Samuel L. Jackson is narrating the audiobook version of Go The F**k To Sleep. FishbowlLA: You're about to see a wh... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Perfecting F'ing Match | Monkey Business | Qualifications - Posted June 14, 2011
GalleyCat: In one of the most natural fits we've ever heard of, Samuel L. Jackson is narrating the audiobook version of Go The F**k To Sleep. FishbowlLA: You're about to see a wh... [FishbowlNY]

Mitt Romney Wins the (Facebook Likes) Debate - Posted June 14, 2011
Other than the extreme cases of one-on-one landslides, like John F. Kennedy Jr. vs. Richard Nixon, there is really no scientific method of determining the victor of a ... [SocialTimes.com]

The GOP Debate: Many Questions, Some Answers, Lots of Grunting - Posted June 14, 2011
[caption id="attachment_22613" align="alignleft" width="324" caption="Photo: David S. Holloway / CNN Saint Anselm College Manchester, New Hampshire"][/caption] According to Mashable, Mitt Romney came out on top of the GOP debate last night in Fa... [PRNewser]

CNN Incorporates Social Media Into GOP Debate Coverage - Posted June 13, 2011
CNN will host its first New Hampshire Republican Presidential debate Monday at 8 p.m., and social media will be woven throughout its coverage of the event. The debate will take place at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, N.H., moderated by CNN anchor and chief national correspondent ... [SocialTimes.com]

Wednesday Odds and Ends - Posted June 1, 2011
  -MRM/Team Detroit alum ... [TVNewser]

Tim Pawlenty Part II: The Presidential Announcement - Posted May 23, 2011
Former Minnesota governor ... [PRNewser]

Trump May Announce His Presidential Run During The Season Finale of 'The Apprentice' - Posted April 15, 2011
We continue to find Donald Trump repellent, yet he manages to keep our attention with his nonsense. The latest from his absurd campaign to tell us whether he'll be campaigning for President: He may make an announcement during the season ... [PRNewser]

Trump May Announce His Presidential Run During The Season Finale of 'The Apprentice' - Posted April 15, 2011
We continue to find Donald Trump repellent, yet he manages to keep our attention with his nonsense. The latest from his absurd campaign to tell us whether he'll be campaigning for President: He may make an announcement during the season ... [AgencySpy]

Chris Matthews to Jay Leno: 'I want to be somewhat nonpartisan' - Posted March 15, 2011
"Hardball" host Chris Matthews went on with Jay Leno last night talking about the aftermath of the earthquake, what to do in Libya and the 2012 presidential race. When Leno asked him about potential GOP candidates, Matthews got no thrills up his leg. ... [TVNewser]

'If you ever see me sign up for a gig on Fox News, it'll be a clear indication that I've decided to run for president' - Posted December 2, 2010
One-time Presidential candidate Mitt Romney sat down with Jay Leno last night to talk about the potential of another run, in 2012. "If you ever see me sign up for a gig on Fox News, it'll be a clear indication that I've decided to run for president," joked Romney. In the clip... [TVNewser]

4 Serious Republican Presidential Candidates & Authors on Fox News Payroll - Posted October 7, 2010
A Politico article recently pointed out that Fox News has four serious Republican contenders for the 2012 Presidential election on its payroll: ... [GalleyCat]

2009 TVNewser Poll Results: Sarah Palin Tops - Posted December 23, 2009
For the next 8 days, we'll bring you the results of our 2009 TVNewser Polls. On Dec. 31, 2008, we asked you for your predictions about what might happen in the world of TV news in 2009. First, we asked: Which Political Figure From the '08 Election Will be the Next Big... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 08.07.09 - Posted August 7, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting li... [FishbowlDC]

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

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

Campbell Brown Returns: No More "No Bias, No Bull" - Posted June 2, 2009
CNN's Campbell Brown returned from maternity leave last night to her regular 8pmET timeslot. The show had a new name, a new look, a new EP... [TVNewser]

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

CNN — Part of The Fox Nation? - Posted April 1, 2009
When TheFoxNation.com launched on Monday, FNC senior VP Bill Shine described it as, "a mix between the Huffington Post and Drudge." The main part of the site is a series of headlines that link to stories and video from around the Web. Currently on the top of the page there are... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

TVNewser Challenge '09 Poll Results - Posted January 10, 2009
With more votes cast this year than last year, the TVNewser Challenge '09 has come to an end. Let's take a look at the results: In two repeat votes from last year, 68% thought the Today show would "maintain its dominance" in the year ahead and 59% picked the NBC Nightly News... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Preview - Posted January 2, 2009
Meet The Press: Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and a roundtable with The Atlantic's Jeffrey Goldberg, BBC World News America's Katty Kay, Al-Arabiya's Hisham Mel... [FishbowlDC]

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

Sunday Show Preview - Posted December 12, 2008
Meet The Press: IL Attorney General Lisa Madigan, MI Gov. Jennifer Granholm (D), former MA Gov. Mitt Romney (R), former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina... [FishbowlDC]

2008 Over, But Who's Next For Republicans? - Posted November 9, 2008
The election is only five days gone, but the Republicans (if you can ever believe anything that AOL posts) are already huddling to find a candidate to challenge Barack in 2012. A few names near the top of their list include ... [FishbowlLA]

The Ticker (Weekend Edition): Daily Cafe, Pulling Over, News as Art... - Posted November 8, 2008
> MSNBC's Alex Witt and former congressman (and former Gopher) Fred Grandy will host the series Daily Cafe on Retirement Living TV. The show is in its third season, but this will be this is the first season NBC News will be involved. The sho... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 09.03.08 - Posted September 3, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Cablers on the McCain Veep Chase - Posted August 29, 2008
With less than two and a half hours until his official announcement, TV journalists are scrambling to confirm that Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin is his pick for Vice President. Fox News and NBC News are confirming that Govs. ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 04.10.08 - Posted April 9, 2008
Good morning Washington. Is it bye-bye Katie?!? It's the birthday of Joseph Pulitzer (1847) and on this day in 1970, Paul McCartney announced that the Beatles were breaking up. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEW... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 02.06.08 - Posted February 6, 2008
Good morning Washington. Ten years ago, Washington National Airport was renamed Ronald Reagan Airport. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | MAGAZINES | RADIO | ... [FishbowlDC]

What the Candidates Watch - Posted November 26, 2007
TV Guide surveys the Presidential hopefuls and finds out that they watch TV. Hillary Clinton is a fan of HGTV makeover shows, Grey's Anatomy, American Idol, and Dancing with the Stars, but her all-time TV favorite is The Ed Sullivan Show. And she lies like a rug. Barack Ob... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Reading List, 11.13.07 - Posted November 13, 2007
Good morning Washington. You think The Washington Post's reaction to Tim Page was too harsh. "Mitt Romney Lose... [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]

Morning Reading List, 06.13.07 - Posted June 13, 2007
Good morning Washington. Third party in '08? You think it is not going to happen. An ABC release announced, "For the seventh consecutive week, ABC's 'World News with Charles Gibson' was the #1 evening newscast among Total Viewers, Households and Adults 25-54... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 06.08.07 - Posted June 8, 2007
Good morning Washington. An NBC release announced that "According to Nielsen Media Research data, 'Meet the Press with Tim Russert' topped the Sunday morning public affairs competition, winning the week ending Sunday, June 3, 2007 in total viewers, homes and in the key demographic adults 25-54." On Sunday, "Meet the Press"... [FishbowlDC]

Fallout Over ABC News' Iran Covert Action Report - Posted May 23, 2007
It's not just D.C. Madams slamming ABC News: Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney condemned a lightning rod report by ABC News investigative wunderkind Bri... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Fallout Over ABC News' Iran Covert Action Report - Posted May 23, 2007
It's not just D.C. Madams slamming ABC News: Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney condemned a lightning rod report by ABC News investigative wunderkind Bri... [FishbowlNY]

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