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CNN's Martin Savidge Choked, Several Times, for Chokehold Story - Posted December 5, 2014
CNN correspondent Martin Savidge may be sounding a bit more raspy than usual after being choked--repeatedly--for a story on police chokeholds that aired on "AC360". With a lawyer's... [TVNewser]

WaPo Reporter Calls Don Lemon 'Aggressively Subjective CNN Polemicist' - Posted November 25, 2014
Writing on the Washington Post's Style blog, reporter ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WaPo Reporter Calls Don Lemon 'Aggressively Subjective CNN Polemicist' - Posted November 25, 2014
Writing on the Washington Post's Style blog, reporter ... [FishbowlNY]

WaPo Reporter Calls Don Lemon 'Aggressively Subjective CNN Polemicist' - Posted November 25, 2014
Writing on the Washington Post's Style blog, reporter ... [TVNewser]

Bret Baier, Megyn Kelly to Co-Anchor FOX News Channel's 'America's Election HQ' - Posted October 29, 2014
Bret Baier and Megyn Kelly will co-anchor "America's Election HQ," FOX News Channel's November 4 midterm election night coverage starting at 6... [FishbowlDC]

Rick Sanchez Reveals Secrets of the Success of WSVN's Iconic 'Newsplex' - Posted July 24, 2014
According to a post on South Florida's SFLTV, the iconic "Newsplex" set that has defined Miami station WSVN for decades, may be slated for a makeover: The prevailing info w... [TVSpy]

Rick Sanchez: for Most Cable News Networks, 'Latinos Don't Matter' - Posted May 9, 2014
Former CNN anchor Rick Sanchez gave a frank assessment on how he thinks cable news networks feel about their Latino audiences in a week where one of those... [TVNewser]

Fox News Latino Adds Former NPR Correspondent As Senior Editor - Posted January 4, 2013
Fox News Channel's Hispanic-targeting website Fox News Latino is adding Hern n Rozemberg as its senior editor. Rozemberg had been a senior correspondent for National public Radio, on its "Fronteras: The Changing America Desk... [TVNewser]

The FOX Ticker: Sanchez, Beckel, Snyder... - Posted November 26, 2012
MundoFox's Rick Sanchez heads to Mexico City this week to cover the inauguration of incoming President Enrique Pena Nieto. The former MSNBC and CNN anchor and his family are also returning home to Florida after several years of living in Atlanta. ... [TVNewser]

The Evening Ticker: Sanchez, Housley, Grossman - Posted November 13, 2012
Former CNN and MSNBC anchor Rick Sanchez is joining MundoFox, the new ... [TVNewser]

The Evening Ticker: Sanchez, Housley, Grossman - Posted November 13, 2012
Former CNN and MSNBC anchor Rick Sanchez is joining MundoFox, the new ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Evening Ticker: Sanchez, Housley, Grossman - Posted November 13, 2012
Former CNN and MSNBC anchor Rick Sanchez is joining MundoFox, the new ... [FishbowlNY]

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

Rick Sanchez Returns... On Fox News Latino - Posted September 25, 2012
Former CNN anchor Rick Sanchez--who was let go from the network in October 2010 following comments he made on a radio program--is getting back int... [TVNewser]

CNN's Inconsistencies: 'What Determines When Someone Gets Fired or Reprimanded?' - Posted February 9, 2012
Roland Martin, sidelined from CNN for the time-being, will meet with representatives of GLAAD this week following their succe... [TVNewser]

NOT Harry and Louise - Posted January 10, 2012
It's time again for NOT Harry and Louise, the feature that helps Harry Jaffe and his wife, Louise answer questions from their advice column in Washingtonian magazine. Because, hell yes, they need help. So... [FishbowlDC]

Rick Sanchez Making a Sporting Return - Posted July 27, 2011
Former CNN anchor Rick Sanchez, who was fired by CNN for comments he made on a radio show, has found a new gig... on the radio. ... [TVNewser]

Former CNN Rick Sanchez to Call College Football Games - Posted July 27, 2011
The Miami Herald's Adam Beasley reports that former CNN anchor Rick Sanchez, who was fired for comments he made on radio show, has landed a new gig... on the radio. Sanchez will be calling Florida Internat... [SportsNewser]

'Donald Trump often appears on Fox, which is ironic, because a Fox often appears on Donald Trump's head' - Posted May 1, 2011
If you missed it, here it is: Seth Meyers' remarks at last night's White House correspondents dinner. He had plenty of one-liners directed at the news networks including: "Fox News is having a party, security is tight, so make sure you bring your driver's license and your long-form license. But if you're... [TVNewser]

Suzanne Malveaux Tapped to Anchor 'CNN Newsroom' - Posted January 19, 2011
CNN has tapped White House correspondent Suzanne Malveaux to anchor the 11 AM to 1 PM block of "CNN Newsroom." Malveaux will start her new assignment January 31, and will relocate to CNN's headquarters in Atlanta. She is replacing ... [TVNewser]

Torossian's 5WPR Working with Rick Sanchez - Posted January 18, 2011
5WPR president Ronn Torossian confirmed with PRNewser that his firm is working with Rick Sanchez, the CNN staffer fired in October 2010 after making... [PRNewser]

The First Police Chase of the New Year - Posted January 4, 2011
Fox News and MSNBC both carried a high speed pursuit in South Florida around NoonET. Both used the signal from Fox affiliate WSVN (which counts among its alumni Shepard Smith, Robin Meade, Rick Sanchez and ... [TVNewser]

UK Journo Reflects on FBLA-Delivered Nazi News - Posted December 23, 2010
We are big new fans of Christina Patterson, a commentator with The Independent newspap... [FishbowlLA]

Three Journos on Top Ten Anti-Semitic Slurs List - Posted December 16, 2010
This is definitely an awards season Top Ten List no one wants to be on. LA's Simon Wiesenthal Center has unveiled its Top Ten Anti-Semitic Slurs compilation for... [FishbowlLA]

Jeff Zucker at his Roast: 'I haven't felt so much love since I sat down with Steve Burke' - Posted November 1, 2010
Outgoing NBC CEO Jeff Zucker was roasted at the Center for Communication's annual luncheon today by tvnewsers ... [TVNewser]

Marie Claire's Joanna Coles Responds To Controversy Surrounding "Fatphobic" Post - Posted October 27, 2010
Bitch magazine, which has been following the recent controversy surrounding a Marie Claire post by sex and relationship blogger Maura Kelly, linked to an article on Fashionista.com featuring a response ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Marie Claire's Joanna Coles Responds To Controversy Surrounding "Fatphobic" Post - Posted October 27, 2010
Bitch magazine, which has been following the recent controversy surrounding a Marie Claire post by sex and relationship blogger Maura Kelly, linked to an article on Fashionista.com featuring a response ... [FishbowlNY]

Brian Williams on Juan Williams, Rick Sanchez: 'Media Organizations are Exerting Their Own Right to Employ or Not Employ These Folks' - Posted October 23, 2010
NBC's Brian Williams is in the Windy City today, anchoring Friday's Nightly News from along the Chicago River on a balmy October night. Williams, who serves on the Board of Directors of the ... [TVNewser]

FBN's Gerri Willis Celebrates 100 Shows - Posted October 22, 2010
FBN's "The Willis Report" anchored by Gerri Willis celebrates its 100th episode today at 5pmET. TVNewser hears it's one of the best performing shows on the network, and she is FBN's top female anchor. This morning TVNewser got a ch... [TVNewser]

Twitter Tarnished Media Figure Revolving Door: Rick Sanchez Returns, Jay Mariotti Out - Posted October 22, 2010
Twitter regained one controversial media figure and lost another, as sister blog TVNewser reports ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Rick Sanchez Tweeting Again - Posted October 22, 2010
Former CNN anchor Rick Sanchez, who once declared on-air "My Twitterboard's about to explode," is back Tweeting this morning. Sanchez has brought his 145,702 followers from his @RickSanchezCNN to... [TVNewser]

Lou Dobbs: 'If everyone at CNN had been fired for stupid things, they wouldn't have anyone to fill up the air.' - Posted October 19, 2010
Former CNN anchor Lou Dobbs appearing on Julie Menin's show on NYNonstop, the digital channel of WNBC in New York, continued to bash his former employer, but had a sense of optimism about the new leadership. On Rick Sanchez: "Aside from t... [TVNewser]

New Media Index: Bloggers Ponder Midterm Elections; Tweeters Ponder Twitter - Posted October 14, 2010
Bloggers were focused on the upcoming midterm elections during the week of Oct. 4-8, while Twitter users used Twitter to talk about Twitter, and the most-watched news and politics video on YouTube was A fake news video from the Onion News Network saying that ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

David Letterman's 'Top 10 Signs There is Trouble at Fox News' - Posted October 9, 2010
"The Late Show with David Letterman" took on Fox News this week after the network ran story about Los Angeles police buying jetpacks that turned out to be a hoax. Yes, there is a Rick Sanchez joke too. ... [TVNewser]

Will Rick Sanchez make a comeback? - Posted October 9, 2010
One of the questions we've been getting from a lot of TV news watchers this past week is: Will Rick Sanchez make a comeback? He's done it twice before: after a 1986 FBI investigation and a 1991 deadly DUI. And in an interview with us three weeks before his firing, he told... [TVNewser]

Lou Dobbs: Background Checking His Employees Would Be 'Racial Profiling' - Posted October 8, 2010
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Rick Sanchez Comes Clean on GMA: 'I Screwed Up' - Posted October 8, 2010
Former CNN anchor Rick Sanchez, who was fired last week for comments about Jon Stewart and higher ups at the network, made his first public appearance this morning on ABC's "Good Morning America." "I screwed up George," was how Sanchez responded to the first question from anchor ... [TVNewser]

Rick Sanchez Kisses Jon Stewart's Ass to Get His Job Back - Posted October 8, 2010
Former CNN host ... [FishbowlLA]

Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes Talks CNN, Rick Sanchez and Jon Klein Departures... On Fox News - Posted October 6, 2010
Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes appeared on "Your World with Neil Cavuto" on Fox News Channel this afternoon. Cavuto got Bewkes to open up about the departures of ... [TVNewser]

Rick Sanchez Apologizes for his 'Inartful' Comments - Posted October 6, 2010
Former CNN anchor Rick Sanchez has broken his silence, and released a statement apologizing for the "inartful" comments he made last week. Those comments ended up costing Sanchez his job. Last week Sanchez called comedian ... [TVNewser]

Rick Sanchez: 'It's all about transparency. It's all about being real' - Posted October 6, 2010
In the final part of our Media Beat interview with Rick Sanchez, recorded three weeks before he was let go from CNN, Sanchez talks about the old way of anchoring TV news, and the new way -- the way he'd been doing it on "Rick's List," at least until last Thursday. Sanchez... [TVNewser]

Rick Sanchez Releases Statement Saying he has 'Nothing but Highest Regard' for CNN - Posted October 6, 2010
The PR reps for Rick Sanchez have released the following statement. They preface it by saying: "The following is an official statement from Rick Sanchez regarding his departure from CNN. We kindly request that you use this statement in its entirety. No further comments are a... [FishbowlDC]

Rick Sanchez: "There was a lot of concern at CNN about 'what was I doing?'" - Posted October 5, 2010
In the second part of our Media Beat interview with Rick Sanchez, recorded three weeks before he was dismissed from his job, Sanchez opens up about his anchoring style and about the unease from some corners of CNN when he got his first show there. "At the very beginning," says Sanchez, "There... [TVNewser]

Jon Stewart Finally Talks Rick Sanchez on 'The Daily Show,' Sanchez Apologizes - Posted October 5, 2010
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Media Beat, Rick Sanchez: "Hold the Viewers' Attention, Get them on the Edge of their Seats" - Posted October 4, 2010
On September 9th, we sat down with CNN anchor Rick Sanchez at our mediabistro studio to interview him for our Media Beat video series. At the time of the taping the plan was to run the interview the first week of October -- this week. What we didn't expect was for... [TVNewser]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted October 4, 2010
QUOTES of the DAY Dust has no bounds "The Smithsonian needs to dust their exhibits so I'll stop sneezing on their factoid cases." -- Syndicated columnist, comedian and FishbowlLA Editor Tina Dupuy in a tweet during... [FishbowlDC]

The Full Ginsburg's Travel Teleprompter iPhone App: Too Late for Some People - Posted October 4, 2010
Comedy group The Full Ginsburg shared their idea for an iPhone app aimed at those in the media who put their feet in their mouth. The Travel Teleprompter is described as "the only iPhone app designed expressly to make sure you don't say dumb shit all the time," and The Full Ginsburg... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Insider Reacts to Former CNN Anchor Rick Sanchez Firing for Controversial Comments - Posted October 4, 2010
As we reported on Friday, CNN abruptly fired afternoon anchor Rick Sanchez. During a 20-minute satellite radio interview on Thursday, Sanchez made derogatory comments about Jews, his former empl... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Insider Reacts to Former CNN Anchor Rick Sanchez Firing for Controversial Comments - Posted October 4, 2010
As we reported on Friday, CNN abruptly fired afternoon anchor Rick Sanchez. During a 20-minute satellite radio interview on Thursday, Sanchez made derogatory comments about Jews, his former empl... [FishbowlNY]

CNN Discusses Rick Sanchez's Firing From CNN - Posted October 3, 2010
CNN's "Reliable Sources" discussed Rick Sanchez earlier today, with host Howard Kurtz recapping the events that led to his dismissal, followed by a panel discussion about the incident. The discussion was frank, with one of the panelists saying Sanchez was a "joke," another saying he was a "blowhard," followed by a comment... [TVNewser]

Jon Stewart Mocks Rick Sanchez - Posted October 3, 2010
Jon Stewart made his first comments about Rick Sanchez last night at a benefit in New York City. The Hollywood Reporter ... [TVNewser]

What does the Rick Sanchez Joke Twitter @dicksanchezCNN think of his departure? - Posted October 2, 2010
Since the news of Rick Sanchez getting fired hit the blogosphere, what has funny twitter @dicksanchezCNN been saying about all this? Here are some recent tweets: "I really appreciate... [TVNewser]

Rick Sanchez Fired: The Write-Ups & the Colleague Supporting Sanchez - Posted October 2, 2010
So far, no comment from Rick Sanchez or from Jon Stewart on yesterday's dismissal of the CNN anchor for controversial comments Sanchez made in a radio interview Thursday. As the story was unfolding Friday, Sanchez was scheduled to be at ... [TVNewser]

Rick Sanchez Fired by CNN - Posted October 1, 2010
Anchor Rick Sanchez was fired by CNN Friday evening, a day after making inflammatory comments about Jews and The Daily Show host Jon Stewart. Sanchez spoke with Sirius XM satellite radio ho... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Rick Sanchez Fired by CNN - Posted October 1, 2010
Anchor Rick Sanchez was fired by CNN Friday evening, a day after making inflammatory comments about Jews and The Daily Show host Jon Stewart. Sanchez spoke with Sirius XM satellite radio ho... [FishbowlNY]

Rick Sanchez Fired at CNN - Posted October 1, 2010
CNN anchor Rick Sanchez has been let go at CNN, just a few weeks Penguin's Celebra imprint released ... [GalleyCat]

Breaking: Rick Sanchez Fired From CNN - Posted October 1, 2010
Just In: A statement from CNN: "Rick Sanchez is no longer with the company. We thank Rick for his years of service and we wish him well." Backstory: Sanchez, who joined CNN in 2004, was let go today after controversial comments he made yesterday during a radio interview. During Pete Dominick's satellite radio... [TVNewser]

Who Else Does Rick Sanchez think is a Bigot? - Posted October 1, 2010
The TV news blog-buzz of the day is about CNN anchor Rick Sanchez and comments he made on Pete Dominick's satellite radio show yesterday. Mediaite has the audio and transcript of the interview in which Sanchez called ... [TVNewser]

Rick Sanchez Watches His Car Chases on Fox News - Posted September 22, 2010
This morning there was a car chase in Miami. Understandably, Miami's own Rick Sanchez was watching with bated breath. The CNN anchor tweeted this message to his followers this afternoon, along with a video clip: "Rick Sanchez is laser-focused on the very serious business of CNN news stor...OH! CAR CHASE!! YEAHHHH!" ... [TVNewser]

Mainstream Networks Tackle NY Jets Sexual Harrassment Incident - Posted September 13, 2010
It is no wonder that the New York Jets have been in the media spotlight for much of the off-season and pre-season. They have a solid team with a quarterback made for the cameras in Mark Sanchez, and a coach who has a certain je ne se qua when it comes... [SportsNewser]

Florida Runs Your News - Posted September 10, 2010
Growing up in South Florida, I should have known I would someday end up somehow involved in TV news. For better or worse, the state of Florida -- and in particular the Miami/Ft. Lauderdale market -- has had maybe the biggest impact on the television news industry outside New York... [TVNewser]

Cable News Notes: Covering the Final Combat Brigade as it Leaves Iraq - Posted August 18, 2010
• MSNBC remained in rolling coverage all night of the final U.S. military convoy as it made its way out of Iraq and in to Kuwait. For much of the night it was a tri-anchor situation with Keith Olbermann in New York, ... [TVNewser]

CNN's New 8PM Host: Max Kellerman - Posted August 12, 2010
Sports analyst and CNN contributor Max Kellerman will anchor the 8 p.m. hour on the network... at least for one day. Kellerman will be filling in for Rick Sanchez on the 8 p.m. e... [TVNewser]

Guess What Just Arrived at CNN HQ? - Posted August 4, 2010
It is an exciting day for Rick Sanchez at CNN: ... [TVNewser]

Play Rick Sanchez Bingo! - Posted August 3, 2010
This afternoon CNN anchor Rick Sanchez (or at least one of his producers) tweeted a message, along with the photo to the right, to his adoring followers: "Play RICK'S LIST... [TVNewser]

Rick Sanchez is Down with Debating - Posted July 29, 2010
"Rick's List" host Rick Sanchez shared one of his regular TwitVids with his followers on Twitter today. As usual, viewers got to see how the television news sausage is made, but this time Sanchez threw in a few words about CNN's competition: ... [TVNewser]

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

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

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

Glenn Beck Mocks Rick Sanchez - Posted May 10, 2010
On his radio show, Fox News' Glenn Beck mocked CNN anchor Rick Sanchez Friday, calling him "the biggest dope ever on television." Beck and his pals... [TVNewser]

A Sneak Peak at the New CNN Set - Posted April 30, 2010
Anchor Rick Sanchez posts this little backstage tour of the new CNN set in Atlanta, which will officially be unveiled Monday. We turn to mediabistro.com video producer and science-fiction expert Weston Almond for his analysis: It looks like the set of the Enterprise in the series "Enterprise" -- the version with Scott Bakula... [TVNewser]

Craig Crawford On Life After MSNBC - Posted April 28, 2010
Almost two months after announcing his departure as an MSNBC political analyst, CQPolitics.com Trail Mix blogger ... [TVNewser]

Wolf Discusses SNL Impersonation - Posted March 8, 2010
This afternoon CNN's Rick Sanchez brought D.C. anchor Wolf Blitzer onto the show to discuss the resignation of Rep. Eric Massa (D-N.Y.). At the end of the interview, Sanchez sneaked in a question to Blitzer about the SNL impersonation that aired of the bearded correspondent this weekend. Impersonators of CNN's ... [FishbowlDC]

Rick Sanchez Hosts Shorty Awards - Posted March 4, 2010
CNN's Rick Sanchez hosted the Shorty Awards last night in Manhattan, and PRNewser's Joe Ciarallo and FishbowlNY's Alex Alvarez were there covering it. The awards... [TVNewser]

In Second Year, Shorty Awards Get A Bit More Formal - Posted March 4, 2010
"I just wanted to beat Jason Mraz," said indie-rocker Ted Leo when we asked him why he decided to make a push to win the Shorty Award's music category. The awards, now in their second ... [PRNewser]

Blogs Slam Sanchez Earthquake Coverage - Posted March 1, 2010
CNN's Rick Sanchez is taking a real lashing from TV bloggers over some clips from CNN's Saturday coverage of the eathquake in Chile. FishbowlNY, Tucker Carlson's ... [TVNewser]

In the Office with Rick Sanchez - Posted February 16, 2010
•CNN's Rick Sanchez tweets a video today in which he introduces the production and editorial staff of "Rick's List" while sitting at his desk in the CNN office (after the jump). Poor Alicia. ... [TVNewser]

Rick Sanchez Gets His Social Media Rock On - Posted January 29, 2010
CNN anchor Rick Sanchez, who got his own CNN show based on his prolific use of social media, is going Hollywood. Sanchez has been asked to moderate a panel at the Recording Academy's Social Me... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

CNN Programming Moves Questioned by Washington Bureau Staff - Posted January 26, 2010
Politico's Michael Calderone writes about "anxiety" being exhibited at CNN and reports that at a recent annual meeting with CNN Worldwide president Jim Walto... [TVNewser]

Familiar Faces in New Places: A Week of Debuts - Posted January 22, 2010
There have been a number of premieres or debuts this week -- and last -- so here's a quick summary in case you missed them: Former CNNer Erica... [TVNewser]

Katie Couric Wins duPont Award for Sarah Palin Interviews - Posted January 14, 2010
CBS Evening News anchor and managing editor Katie Couric has won the Alfred I. duPont Award for political reporting for her 2008 interviews with GOP VP nominee ... [TVNewser]

CNN Adds Ali Velshi to Dayside Anchor Lineup - Posted January 7, 2010
Breaking: TVNewser has learned that CNN will be moving its chief business correspondent, Ali Velshi, to the 1-3pmET "CNN Newsroom" time slot. A formal announcement from the network is expected shortly. In a note to sta... [TVNewser]

Rick Sanchez Gets New CNN Show; 'Sit Room' Loses Hour - Posted December 22, 2009
Rick Sanchez, who currently hosts the network's 3pmET hour of "CNN Newsroom," will be getting a new show, titled "Rick's List" in 2010. Sanchez's program will now air for two hours, from 3-5pmET, and ... [TVNewser]

Rick Sanchez on 'Wait Wait' - Posted December 11, 2009
•CNN's Rick Sanchez taped his appearance on NPR's "Wait Wait Don't Tell Me" where he will be the featured guest Saturday (Dec. 12). NBC's Brian Williams ... [TVNewser]

Lou Dobbs Leaving CNN - Posted November 11, 2009
BREAKING: TVNewser has heard from multiple sources that Lou Dobbs will announce he is leaving CNN on his program tonight at 7pmET. A CNN spokesperson could not confirm nor deny that Dobbs would make an announcement about his future at C... [TVNewser]

Cablers Cover Shooting at Fort Hood - Posted November 5, 2009
In the 3pmET hour, the cable networks all covered breaking news of a shooting at Fort Hood in Texas near a soldier readiness processing center. (AP story) Early reports had casualties at 7 dead and 20 injured. One suspect was in custody and two others were at large. > Update: As of an Army... [TVNewser]

Rush Limbaugh: Intimidation Tactics 'are a Cancer on Our Society' - Posted October 17, 2009
This morning in an editorial in The Wall Street Journal, Rush Limbaugh writes about his experience being asked to join, then being dropped from, a group vying to buy the St. Louis Rams. Limbaugh calls out his critics, ranging from Rev. Al Sharpton to CNN's Rick Sanchez. Numerous sportswrite... [TVNewser]

Rick Sanchez: 'Our Bad' - Posted October 15, 2009
CNN's Rick Sanchez tweeted this evening: i've know rush. in person,i like him. his rhetoric,however is inexcusably divisive. he's right tho. we didn't confirm quote. our bad. Sanchez is referring to ... [TVNewser]

Rush Rammed: Limbaugh Targets Sanchez; O'Reilly Stands up for Limbaugh; Cooper Panelist Calls it 'A High-Tech Lynching' - Posted October 14, 2009
Hours before his participation as a limited partner in a group vying to buy the St. Louis Rams was dropped, Rush Limbaugh decried his critics, including members of the cable news media. Limbaugh says his staff is working "behind the scenes" to get apologies and retractions "with the force of le... [TVNewser]

Beyond 140 Characters: Sanchez Back on Twitter, and Writing a Book - Posted October 1, 2009
An abundance of caution by both CNN and Twitter led to the shut down of Rick Sanchez's account for about 18 hours. WebNewser ... [TVNewser]

FishbowlDC's Brag Book: Brendan Kownacki - Posted October 1, 2009
Meet brag book's latest- Brendan Kownacki. On his last big project, Kownacki worked on Inauguration with the Broadcast Management Group, a subsidiary of Mason Media Group, where he served as the Director of Strategy and Development for two years. Prior to... [FishbowlDC]

Rick Sanchez's Twitter Suspended - Posted September 30, 2009
WebNewser reports that CNN anchor Rick Sanchez's famous twitter account has been suspended this afternoon: Here's the message anyone going to @ricksanchezcnn got today: "Sorry, the account you were headed to has been suspended due to strange ac... [TVNewser]

Should FNC Producer Shoulder the Blame For Rallying 9/12 Crowd? - Posted September 21, 2009
Over the weekend another angle of the 9/12 rally story emerged. It involved a Fox News associate producer caught on video, rallying the crowd. Friday evening Media Matters aired a clip of "behind the scenes footage" of the staffer whipping up the crowd during a Griff Jenkins live shot. By Saturday afternoon... [TVNewser]

New CNN TV Spot Takes Aim At FNC's Ad - Posted September 19, 2009
CNN rushed to air a spot which criticizes Fox News Channel for their print advertisement which appeared in three newspapers Friday. In the CNN TV spot, an announcer says "Fox News, Distorting not Reporting." That's the same t... [TVNewser]

CNN's Sanchez: FNC "Using a Lie to Try and Divide People into Camps" - Posted September 18, 2009
At 3:15pmET today, CNN's Rick Sanchez delivered an impassioned editorial regarding the Fox News ad we reported on e... [TVNewser]

The "Blitzmeister" Joins the Twitterverse - Posted September 15, 2009
A certain "Situation Room" anchor is getting pretty tech-savvy. No, CNN hasn't turned him into a hologram (yet), but the venerable Wolf Blitzer has joined the slew of DC journos on Twitter. The "Blitzmeister," as Rick Sanchez calls him, was welcomed to the Twitterverse on CNN today: SANCHEZ: Hey, I understand you'r... [FishbowlDC]

Cablers Cover Hijacking of AeroMexico Flight - Posted September 9, 2009
This is kind of rare. As the cable news channels cover the hijacking of an AeroMexico flight in Mexico City, they are all taking the same video feed from Mexican broadcaster TV Azteca. CNN's Cuban-born Rick Sanchez, who anchors the 3pmET hour for CNN/U.S, is translating the live coverage from TV... [TVNewser]

The Weirdest Five Minutes of Our Day - Posted September 2, 2009
Between about 3:55-4:00pmET, there must have been some kind of full moon in TV news land because things seemed to get more and more bizarre on our TVNewser monitors. On Fox News, Shepard Smith reported on "Another fake bigfoot sighting, and this one is accused of being a pervert," which was followed... [TVNewser]

CNN's Rick Sanchez Lets Loose on Fox News, Fox PR Responds - Posted July 27, 2009
CNN anchor Rick Sanchez may be most well known (to media and tech geeks, at least) for being an avid Twitter user and incorporating social media into his program. This past weekend, Sanchez used Twitter to take aim at Fox News with the following Tweets: if i didn't b... [PRNewser]

Tweet Fight: Rick Sanchez vs. Fox News - Posted July 26, 2009
CNN's Rick Sanchez has been splaining his Tweets directed at Fox News. On Friday, ICN caught these Tweets from Cuban-born Sanchez directed at Fox News. if i didn't believe in doing right thing, i'd be rich anchoring at fox news do u know how much money i'd make if i'd sold out as hispanic... [TVNewser]

Cable News Giving Rebirth to an Old Obama Theory - Posted July 22, 2009
Earlier, we wrote about Lou Dobbs and his radio coverage of the so-called "birther" movement which was kicked in to high gear this week due in part to this video from a town hall meeting held by Rep. Mike Castle, R-Delaware, on June 30. ... [TVNewser]

Clip Of The Day - Posted July 15, 2009
Embedded video from CNN Video CNN's Rick Sanchez interviewed his mom in her kitchen today about Judge Sonia Sotomayor. We love CNN's characterization of it- A "wise Latina woman" weighs in. ... [FishbowlDC]

Your MOM Likes Judge Sotomayor - Posted July 15, 2009
CNN's Rick Sanchez continues to break ground in nationally televised journalism, today interviewing his mom about Judge Sonia Sotomayor in her kitchen. The interview—which was mostly in Spanish—captures that Sanchez signature off-the-cuff style and unpredictability. ... [TVNewser]

Bill O'Reilly Calls Rick Sanchez a "Clown" For Palin Comment - Posted July 7, 2009
Bill O'Reilly seems to have found a new TV news target - CNN's Rick Sanchez tonight calling him a "clown" for this comment last week. ... [TVNewser]

Sarah Palin Takes News Nets By Surprise: "This Does Not Feel Like the Act of a Woman Who Wants to Have a National Career" - Posted July 3, 2009
The breaking news trickled in from Alaska in bits and pieces. First it was: 'Gov. Sarah Palin Won't Run for Re-Election.' Soon enough the cable news networks were scrambling to confirm that Palin would be stepping down as Governor, which she is, on July 25th. As a news conference - without... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 06.18.09 - Posted June 18, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Roll Call celebrated a 54th birthday this week. Happy... [FishbowlDC]

Ann Curry: "I Think Journalism is a Battle And I Feel The Scars" - Posted June 17, 2009
NBC's Ann Curry, CNN's Rick Sanchez, FNC's Clayton Morris and Today show producer ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 06.16.09 - Posted June 16, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. What we know and what we're reading this Tuesday ... [FishbowlDC]

Rick Sanchez: "It's a Compliment That You Expected Us To Cover It More Than Our Competitors, And We Did" - Posted June 15, 2009
CNN's Rick Sanchez took the #CNNfail criticism head-on this afternoon, in a segment at the end of his 3pmET hour. "There have been some questions raised on Twitter as to whether we covered any of the events enough over the weekend," said Sanchez. "Frankly, it's a ... [TVNewser]

Twitter Calls Out CNN, But Kurtz Misses The Boat - Posted June 15, 2009
Over the weekend, tempers flared over CNN's coverage -- or lack thereof -- of the Iranian election and subsequent protests. Frustrated viewers took to Twitter to voice their concern over CNN's oversight or lack of interest in the foreign controversy, creating the hashtag #cnnfail, which was a tr... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Twitter Calls Out CNN, But Kurtz Misses The Boat - Posted June 15, 2009
Over the weekend, tempers flared over CNN's coverage -- or lack thereof -- of the Iranian election and subsequent protests. Frustrated viewers took to Twitter to voice their concern over CNN's oversight or lack of interest in the foreign controversy, creating the hashtag #cnnfail, which was a tr... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List 06.015.09 - Posted June 15, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Happy Birthday to ... [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]

O'Reilly Issues "A Rare Correction" To CNN - Posted June 6, 2009
CNN's Rick Sanchez was looking for a correction, and he got one last night from FNC's Bill O'Reilly. O'Reilly gave the "rare correction" in response to "a snide and surly guy," and promised more on the story ... [TVNewser]

CNN's Rick Sanchez Calls Out Bill O'Reilly - Posted June 5, 2009
Today on his CNN show, Rick Sanchez wanted to set the record straight about something FNC's Bill O'Reilly said the other night. It had to do with CNN's coverage of the military recruiter shooting in Arkansas earlier this week. Sanchez:... [TVNewser]

Mediabistro Blog-Family Roundup - Posted June 5, 2009
Pimp your tweets- BayNewser ESPN The Magazine hopes to score with pay web site- FishbowlNY CNN's ... [FishbowlLA]

Ashton Kutcher Follows Through on Ding Dong Ditch; Rick Sanchez Not Amused - Posted May 15, 2009
So yesterday in Atlanta, Ashton Kutcher made good on his promise to ding dong ditch Ted Turner's house for beating @cnnbrk to be the first T... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

The Ticker: ABC, BBC, CNN... - Posted May 11, 2009
> GMA Weekend's Marysol Castro gave birth to her 2nd son, Gavin Harry Donaldson, on Friday. Mom, husband Frank, Gavin and brother Liam are all doing great. > BBC World News America (7pmET) begins a new series tonight, Diploma Day, with clips from this year's commencement speeches. ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 05.07.09 - Posted May 7, 2009
The Daily Show With Jon StewartM - Th 11p / 10c... [FishbowlDC]

The Ticker: Friendly, Harris, Osteen... - Posted April 23, 2009
> A new book about legendary CBS newsman Fred Friendly, "Friendlyvision," is out next month, with a foreword written by Morley Safer. The biography, by Ralph... [TVNewser]

Stephanopoulos Hosts First Twitterview - Posted March 13, 2009
From Webnewser: Last week, ABC's George Stephanopoulos conducted a back-and-forth Twitter exchange with Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill, who is one of the most prolific Twitterers in Congress. Well now, the moderator of the Sunday morning public affairs show "This Week" will conduct his ... [FishbowlDC]

ABC News Host To Conduct First Twitterview - Posted March 13, 2009
Last week, ABC's George Stephanopoulos conducted a back-and-forth Twitter exchange with Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill, who is one of the most prolific Twitterers in Congress. ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

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

February Ratings: For CNN, What Goes Up... - Posted February 24, 2009
When you broadcast the highest rated debate of all time on cable (and two other highly-rated debates), as CNN did last February, the viewership is bound to go down. And for CNN in February '09, it did. A lot. Among A25-54 demo viewers, CNN was down 44% in prime time (8-11pm,... [TVNewser]

Friday's "Menu" and Look Back at Sanchez, Levy and More - Posted February 13, 2009
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Sanchez Talks "Marriage" Between Old and New Media on the "Menu" - Posted February 10, 2009
CNN's 3pmET anchor Rick Sanchez joined us this morning on the mediabistro.com Morning Media Menu podcast to talk Twitter and more. The anchor has more than 50,000 followers on the social media site, and incorporates Twitter, Facebook and MySpace into his unique aftern... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Menu: @ricksanchezcnn Talks Twitter - Posted February 10, 2009
Today on the Menu: We talk with CNN anchor, and Twitterer extraordinaire Rick Sanchez, who says Twitter is revolutionizing the way he approaches the 3pm newscast. "It's a whole different game [the old way] was a speech, and this way is a conversation...Twitter has allowed me to ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Menu: @ricksanchezcnn Talks Twitter - Posted February 10, 2009
Today on the Menu: We talk with CNN anchor, and Twitterer extraordinaire Rick Sanchez, who says Twitter is revolutionizing the way he approaches the 3pm newscast. "It's a whole different game [the old way] was a speech, and this way is a conversation...Twitter has allowed me to ... [FishbowlNY]

Rick Sanchez Takes Break From Twitter To Join Tomorrow's "Menu" - Posted February 9, 2009
He's one of Twitter's top 50 most popular celebrities. He hosts the Shorty Awards on Wednesday. And tomorrow morning, ... [TVNewser]

Grammys, Obama's Caution With the Press on the "Menu" - Posted February 9, 2009
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News From WebNewser - Posted January 14, 2009
• Remember when Rick Sanchez' and Fox News' (and Britney Spears') Twitter feeds got hacked? Click here to find out who was behind it. • Foxbusiness.com is back after it was down earlier this afternoon. ... [TVNewser]

Rick Sanchez Takes on Joe the (Tool) Plumber - Posted January 14, 2009
Big Mean Main... [FishbowlLA]

The Teen Behind the Twitter Hacks - Posted January 14, 2009
Wired has an update on how that hacker — that 18-year-old hacker — was able to get into the Twitter accounts of CNN anchor Rick Sanchez as well as CBS News, Fox News and even Britney Spears' account. The teen was able to do it because of a weak password. "I feel... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

FBN's Connell McShane Looks Beyond Cable - Posted January 9, 2009
Fox Business Network's Connell McShane is trying to get out of Las Vegas before the east coast snow arrives, but he's got a few more live shots first. We caught up with McShane, who is Twittering now too (look out ... [TVNewser]

It's a Rick Sanchez World, We Just Twitter It - Posted January 8, 2009
During a CES panel today, CNN's Rick Sanchez was cited several times for his use of Twitter as a means of communicating with his audience before, during and after CNN's 3pmET show. We caught up with CNN.com's G.M. and SVP KC Estenson, who was on the panel, to talk about how... [TVNewser]

Hacking in 140 Characters or Less! - Posted January 5, 2009
Someone is hacking Twitter! We noticed a warning on our Twitter page when we logged in this morning and it turns out other, far more bolder faces, may have been taken for a bit of a twitter ride. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Hacking in 140 Characters or Less! - Posted January 5, 2009
Someone is hacking Twitter! We noticed a warning on our Twitter page when we logged in this morning and it turns out other, far more bolder faces, may have been taken for a bit of a twitter ride. ... [FishbowlNY]

Rick Sanchez' Twitter Hacked - Posted January 5, 2009
CNN anchor Rick Sanchez' very active Twitter account was hacked earlier this afternoon, along with Fox News' page (and Britney Spears'). WebNewser ... [TVNewser]

"What a Fascinating Event We Have Just Watched" - Posted December 30, 2008
CNN's Rick Sanchez summed up the proceedings in Chicago this afternoon, saying simply: "What a fascinating event we have just watched." Despite being under federal indictment, Gov. Rod Blagojevich... [TVNewser]

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

THIS is CNN - Posted October 24, 2008
CNN.com Live's Melissa Long anchors the Web-only show from a studio adjacent to the CNN.com newsroom. No trip to Atlanta would be complete without a stop at CNN. So this TVNewser, taking a couple days away from the blog, dropped in at the CN... [TVNewser]

Did McCain Campaign Pull CNN Guest Due To Palin Story? - Posted October 21, 2008
Sources tell TVNewser CNN anchor Rick Sanchez got in some hot water last week after a segment on his midday show looked into the Alaskan Independence Party. The segment discussed Todd Palin... [TVNewser]

What Drives Viewers to Afternoon Cable TV? How About Exploding Twitterboards - Posted October 8, 2008
Today marks one month since CNN's Rick Sanchez's took over the 3pmET hour. And based on the previous four weeks, the excitable, Twitter-loving anchor has brought growth to the time slot. The audience is up 25% in Total Viewers and up 26% in the A25-54 demo. CNN Total Viewers A25-54 Aug. 11 - Sept. 7 714,000 224,000 ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 10.07.08 - Posted October 7, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after t... [FishbowlDC]

"My Twitterboard's About To Explode" - Posted September 24, 2008
23/6 has shortened a couple days of Twitterview-interviewee Rick Sanchez' broadcasts to two minutes. Enjoy the results:... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 09.24.08 - Posted September 24, 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 t... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 09.22.08 - Posted September 22, 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 Mues... [FishbowlDC]

TVNewser 'Twitterview' with CNN's Rick Sanchez - Posted September 19, 2008
Our sister site TVNewser has conducted a full-blown Twitter interview with CNN's Rick Sanchez this afternoon, which he called his favorite mode of communication. The site took l... [ThinkMobile - SocialTimes.com]

Rick Sanchez' Twittering Coming Our Way - Posted September 19, 2008
At NoonET this afternoon, we'll be conducting a live interview with CNN anchor Rick Sanchez — via his new favorite mode of communication... [TVNewser]

TVNewser Attempts to 'Twitter-view' CNN's Rick Sanchez - Posted September 19, 2008
Pushing the boundaries of technology, our sister site, TVNewser is conducting a live Twitter interview with CNN anchor Rick Sanchez right now. Check ... [FishbowlLA]

Rick Sanchez Determined Not to Let Hurricane Stop His Twitter Updates - Posted September 12, 2008
Some correspondents are falling in the waves, others are typing 140 characters on a laptop a few yards from the ocean. Rick Sanchez (who can pretty much now be known as @ricksanchezcnn), live in Morgan's Point, TX, just... [TVNewser]

As Ike Gets Closer to Shore, So Do the Networks - Posted September 12, 2008
ABC's Sam Champion had arrived in Texas in time for Nightline last night. CNN's Anderson Coop... [TVNewser]

We've Seen the Future and It Comes in 140 Character Bites - Posted September 9, 2008
We picked up on this via our blogging cousins over at Mobile Content Today. Seems as though CNN's ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

We've Seen the Future and It Comes in 140 Character Bites - Posted September 9, 2008
We picked up on this via our blogging cousins over at Mobile Content Today. Seems as though CNN's ... [FishbowlNY]

With His New Show, Rick Sanchez Launches Twitter Channel - Posted September 8, 2008
MobileContentToday reports that in addition to getting his own hour on CNN weekdays (beginning today at 3pmET), Rick Sanchez will launch his Twitter channel, the micro-blogging platform that answers the question, "What are you doing?" And we're already jealous of the ... [TVNewser]

CNN's Rick Sanchez to Debut Twitter Channel - Posted September 8, 2008
Twitter fans, listen up: Web 2.Oh. . .really? reports that CNN's Rick Sanchez will be debuting a dedicated Twitter channel called Rick Sanchez Direct, in what could turn out as an atte... [ThinkMobile - SocialTimes.com]

CNN's Gustav Plans: Cooper Live at 8pm - Posted August 31, 2008
Anderson Cooper anchors a two-hour special, beginning at 8pmET, from New Orleans. Cooper is one of the more than 120 anchors, correspondents, producers and support personnel in the Gulf Coast region for CNN. Other correspondents in the region include ... [TVNewser]

Changes to CNN Newsroom - Posted August 7, 2008
The Monday after the GOP convention (September 8) will bring a new daytime line-up for CNN Newsroom. TVNewser has obtained an email from Scott Matthews to the CNN Newsroom Staff. Matthews was named director of programming ... [TVNewser]

WaPo Subsidiary Buys Miami's NBC Station - Posted July 18, 2008
NBC has sold its south Florida station, WTVJ to Post-Newsweek Stations, a subsidiary of the Washington Post Company. NBC bought WTVJ in 1987 for a reported $270 million. NBC was expected to fetch between $350 million and $400 million this time around... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 07.18.08 - Posted July 18, 2008
Good morning Washington. Above, Luke Russert and James Carville spearhead XM radio's coverage of the MLB All-Star Game. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary... [FishbowlDC]

Larry King Holds News Of Tammy Faye Death For 24 Hours At Family's Request - Posted July 23, 2007
It's been a bizarre month of coups for Larry King. First, the Beatles interview and now-infamous "George" flub. Then, of course, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Larry King Holds News Of Tammy Faye Death For 24 Hours At Family's Request - Posted July 23, 2007
It's been a bizarre month of coups for Larry King. First, the Beatles interview and now-infamous "George" flub. Then, of course, ... [FishbowlNY]

King Breaks News Of Death Of Tammy Faye Messner, After She's Already Been Buried - Posted July 21, 2007
CNN broke into regular programming just after 8:50pm ET tonight to report the news of the death of Tammy Faye Messner. The former televangelist, singer and TV personality died Friday morning, but the family had asked family friend Larry King to hold the news until today. King told CNN's... [TVNewser]

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