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Tim Russert Office Exhibit Gets 'Final Resting Place' in Buffalo - Posted February 12, 2014
After more than four years on display at the Newseum in Washington, the contents of the office of the late NBC newsman Tim Russert are movin... [TVNewser]

Lisa Myers Leaving NBC News - Posted January 23, 2014
After more than 30 years as a political and investigative correspondent, Lisa Myers is leaving NBC News. "I have had more than 30 fascinating years at NBC News, learning from and working alongside the best of the best, including journalists who paved... [TVNewser]

Larry King Tours The Newseum - Posted December 29, 2013
On his Ora.TV show Friday, Larry King got a tour of the Newseum in Washington, D.C. King went through exhibits including JFK's assasination, Tim Russert's office and the 9/11 exhibit. Watch: ... [TVNewser]

Author Readies Ezra Klein for Sainthood - Posted October 29, 2013
On Sunday, the NYT ran a dialogue among readers on "The Rise of Incivility." Online of course. People are jackasses online - didn't you know? And lately cyberbullying has been in the forefront of peoples' minds as some teens are tragically turning to suicide for relief. Enter the so-called expert in the... [FishbowlDC]

This Town Hits Politics & Prose: 'I HOPE THIS ENDS AT 8!' - Posted July 26, 2013
By 6:15 p.m. the folding chairs at Politics & Prose were nearly filled as the mostly elderly crowd got situated for the Leibo Show. Two seats contained "reserved" signs, so we were convinced they had to be for NYT's Mark Leibovich... [FishbowlDC]

This Town Hits Politics & Prose: 'I HOPE THIS ENDS AT 8!' - Posted July 26, 2013
By 6:15 p.m. the folding chairs at Politics & Prose were nearly filled as the mostly elderly crowd got situated for the Leibo Show. Two seats contained "reserved" signs, so we were convinced they had to be for NYT's Mark Leibovich... [PRNewser]

PBS' Gwen Ifill: Washington Is 'Worst Possible Example' For Grads - Posted May 28, 2013
When PBS's Gwen Ifill spoke at the Wake Forest University commencement last week, she shared the typical message of continuing to learn and making change in the world. But told graduates not to look to the nation's capital as ... [FishbowlDC]

White House Soup of the Day - Posted March 26, 2013
The White House Soup of the Day, as first reported by MSNBC's "The Daily Rundown" is... Split Pea. "Every time I host it's split pea," said fill-in host Luke Russert. "We're on the same soup spectrum here." On an unrelated b... [FishbowlDC]

A Little Birdy Tells Us... - Posted March 4, 2013
Expect to see ex-CNNer James Carville popping up more on MSNBC and ABC's "This Week." We hear Carville is seriously contemplating semi-regular appearances on ABC's "This Week", as he did Sunday, and there's a good shot he'll try to strike a d... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted February 19, 2013
Quotes of the Day Bachelor Fallout: "My wife just asked me if I'm 'here for the right reasons.' The Bachelor is now starting to affect my marriage." -- NBC TODAY Show host and MSNBC "Morning Joe's" Willie Geist. ... [PRNewser]

TNR Slips Ezra Klein the Tongue - Posted February 11, 2013
Valentine's Day came early for WaPo uber blogger Ezra Klein as The New Republic released their profile of him last night as the clock struck midnight. The profile is gushing and full of unbridled passion for Klein. Maybe they'r... [FishbowlDC]

Goo Goo Dolls Founder Detests Rush, Loves Maddow, O'Reilly and Jesse Jackson Sr. - Posted January 22, 2013
Johnny Rzeznik, guitarist, vocalist, songwriter and founder of the Goo Goo Dolls, was in Washington, D.C. over the weekend to perform at the Creative Coalition Inaugural Ball. We caught up with him this afternoon by phone to pester him about his media preferences and ask about the low and high points... [FishbowlDC]

Luke Russert: 'Underqualified Dip' or 'Nervy'? - Posted November 15, 2012
Like many outlets, Politico ... [FishbowlDC]

Bret Baier: 'Sometimes I think reporters in Washington get caught up in their list of questions' - Posted September 27, 2012
With the election in the final stretch, Fox News Channel's Bret Baier reflects on his toughest interviews in Naples Illustrated: The to... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted September 24, 2012
Quotes of the Day   "He'll be insufferable now." -- MSNBC "Morning Joe" Contributor Mike Barnicle reacting to TIME's ... [FishbowlDC]

Yeah Rigghht, Luke - Posted September 17, 2012
A recent profile of sports super agent Drew Rosenhaus on 60 Minutes elicited the attention of NBC's ... [FishbowlDC]

Brokaw's Painfully Awkward Replies on BookTV - Posted May 7, 2012
Tom Brokaw is on fire. In the hot seat today for trashing the White House Correspondents' Dinner over the weekend for its infestation of Hollywood stars, Brokaw also managed responses to two long-winded, hothead listeners on C-SPAN's B... [FishbowlDC]

Who are Jennifer Granholm's Favorite Journalists? - Posted April 21, 2012
Jennifer Granholm is four months into her television career as host of "The War Room" on Current TV. The former Michigan governor ... [TVNewser]

Matt Lauer: 'The Last NBC News Star From the Era When Broadcast Still Ruled' - Posted March 26, 2012
With NBC News and Matt Lauer reportedly closing in on the terms of a new contract, New York's Gabe Sherman... [TVNewser]

The Afternoon Ticker: O'Donnell, Baier, Current TV - Posted March 20, 2012
CBS News correspondent Norah O'Donnell is one of Elle's "10 Most Powerful Women in DC." "'The more I think about it, the more convinced I am that Norah O'Donnell's departure...may be the biggest defection NBC has endured... [TVNewser]

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 ... [Fishbowl NY]

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]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted October 3, 2011
Quotes of the Day Boybander attends very bad movie "Gonna go catch the Lion King later today, or, as Rick Perry calls it, 'Niggerhead 3D.'" -- TPM's Brian Beutler in a reference to Gov. Rick Perry's family hunting camp. ... [FishbowlDC]

FishbowlDC Interview: Bob Schieffer - Posted September 16, 2011
Bob Schieffer is a living legend and icon of American journalism. The moderator of "Face the Nation" and Chief Washington Correspondent for CBS News has worked as a journalist for more than 50 years. Since joining the network... [FishbowlDC]

Who Will Replace Ed Henry at CNN? - Posted June 21, 2011
Yesterday we learned the stunning news that CNN's Senior White House Correspondent Ed Henry is jumping ship for the network's competitor Fox News. The mood inside CNN is one of shock as colleagues never saw this coming. CNN says it will announce Henry's replacement soon. The network has a solid policy... [FishbowlDC]

Dads Are a Focus of TV News on Fathers Day - Posted June 19, 2011
It is Fathers Day here in the U.S., and to help celebrate, dads were top of mind for many a TV news personality the last few days. On Fox Business Network Friday, David Asman invited his father, former NBC News special events producer Robert Asman, to talk about lessons learned from... [FishbowlLA]

Dads Are a Focus of TV News on Fathers Day - Posted June 19, 2011
It is Fathers Day here in the U.S., and to help celebrate, dads were top of mind for many a TV news personality the last few days. On Fox Business Network Friday, David Asman invited his father, former NBC News special events producer Robert Asman, to talk about lessons learned from... [TVNewser]

The Hill Reports Death Threat on Late Tim Russert - Posted June 16, 2011
On March 11, The Hill's Kevin Bogardus filed a FOIA request for an FBI file on a death threat against the late NBC "MTP" Host Tim Russert... [FishbowlDC]

The Hill Reports Death Threat on Late Tim Russert - Posted June 16, 2011
On March 11, The Hill's Kevin Bogardus filed a FOIA request for a FBI file on a death threat against the late NBC "MTP" Host Tim Russert... [PRNewser]

FishbowlDC Interview: NBC's Antoine Sanfuentes - Posted March 25, 2011
It was no shocker when NBC News announced that ... [PRNewser]

Antoine Sanfuentes on his NBC Rise: 'It's a humbling experience.' - Posted February 11, 2011
Newly-minted NBC News Washington bureau chief Antoine Sanfuentes is in Chicago this week, where last night his predecessor Tim Russert was ... [TVNewser]

Networks Plan Special Reports for Obama Statement on Egypt - Posted February 11, 2011
As the cable news networks continue to cover the revelry in the streets of Cairo, following the announcement that Hosni Mubarak has stepped down as president, the broadcast networks are preparing special reports for their networks as Pres. Obama plans to address the situation at 1:30pmET now scheduled for 3pmET. ... [TVNewser]

In Honor of Tim Russert - Posted February 10, 2011
Tom Brokaw will present the Lincoln Leadership Prize to Maureen Orth and Luke Russert to honor of the late Tim Russert, longtime host of NBC's MTP. The event is tonigh... [FishbowlDC]

Brokaw: 'Where it got sticky is when our commentators were anchoring political coverage' - Posted January 31, 2011
[caption id="attachment_50772" align="alignright" width="318" caption="NBC's Tom Brokaw, Tim Russert, and Russert's white board, on election night 2000."][/caption] The Chicago Tribune's Phil Rosenthal ... [TVNewser]

NBC's Whitaker Named Managing Editor of CNN Worldwide - Posted January 28, 2011
NBC Washington Bureau Chief Mark Whitaker is leaving the network for an executive role at CNN. Whitaker, who took the reins... [FishbowlDC]

Mark Whitaker Jumps From NBC News to CNN - Posted January 28, 2011
Breaking: CNN Worldwide has named Mark Whitaker executive VP and managing editor, reporting directly to CNN Worldwide chief Jim Walton. Whitaker had been the Wash... [TVNewser]

Reader Responds: 'My Face is Still Red' - Posted December 10, 2010
Yesterday we ran an item on The Daily Caller's ballsy op-ed by Mark Judge giving advice to MNSBC's Congressional Correspondent ... [FishbowlDC]

Daily Caller's Ballsy Take on Russert - Posted December 9, 2010
These days, nothing in Washington appears to be untouchable -- not even the subject matter of MSNBC's Luke Russert and his inevitable tie to his late father, ... [FishbowlDC]

Luke Russert: 'I never viewed it as I had to pick up the torch and move forward' - Posted December 8, 2010
NBC News correspondent Luke Russert Tweeted this photo last night: One of my favorite pictures of my dad is him talking to Elizabeth Edwards in NH in early '08. May she be risen. ... [TVNewser]

David Gregory on Taking Over 'Meet the Press': It 'Was Going to Have to Go in a Different Direction' - Posted November 14, 2010
NBC's David Gregory was featured in the Washington Post's "First Person Singular" column Friday, where he disc... [TVNewser]

Bob Schieffer on the 'Important Role' the Sunday Shows Play in Midterm Election Coverage - Posted October 22, 2010
Yesterday, we reported that the CBS Sunday public affairs show Face the Nation topped its competition in total viewers last week. TVNewser spoke to the program's moderator, ... [TVNewser]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted October 19, 2010
QUOTES of the DAY Reporter praises boss "A @duke friend emails to let me know @politico's John Harris... [FishbowlDC]

Inside the Mindset of MSNBC Branding - Posted October 12, 2010
So just how does MSNBC get its branding ideas? We have stockpiled the following bits of evidence of how the network's mindset works. 1. Howard Kurtz from WaPo Monday: "MSNBC has a new slogan -- "Lean Forward" -- that has skeptics wondering what the netw... [FishbowlDC]

NY Mag's 'Chasing Fox': The Takeaway for MSNBC - Posted October 4, 2010
New York magazine's "Chasing Fox" cover story this week is a lengthy, in-depth look at the state of the cable news channels. TVNewser will be highlighting the takeaways from the article for each of the three networks today. For MSNBC, the article paints a com... [TVNewser]

Gwen Ifill Accepts First Amendment Award - Posted June 15, 2010
PBS "Washington Week" moderator and "NewsHour" correspondent Gwen Ifill was honored Monday by Quinnipiac University with the 17th Fred Friendly First Amendment Award at a luncheon in New York. Former recipients of the award include ... [TVNewser]

Meeting the new 'Meet the Press' Studio: 'However it Looks the Mission of the Program Does Not Change' - Posted May 2, 2010
This morning we headed to NBC's Nebraska Ave. headquarters here in Washington as NBC's David Gregory, "Meet the Press" EP Betsy Fischer, NBC DC Bureau Chief ... [TVNewser]

Brokaw Fills in for Gregory on Sunday's 'MTP' - Posted March 12, 2010
Tom Brokaw moderates "Meet the Press" this Sunday, the first time David Gregory will be sitting out a wee... [TVNewser]

'John King' EP Michelle Jaconi: 'I Just Gotta Get Dinner on the Table' - Posted March 10, 2010
It's been four months since Lou Dobbs announced his resignation from CNN and vacated the 7pmET time slot. In ... [TVNewser]

Maureen Orth: 'Why I Love Washington' - Posted March 9, 2010
Maureen Orth, veteran correspondent to Vanity Fair, widow of the late NBC "Meet the Press" host Tim Russert and mother to NBC's ... [FishbowlDC]

Gregory, Schieffer on the Sunday Show Race - Posted February 8, 2010
B&C's Marisa Guthrie posts two interviews today with the hosts of two broadcast net Sunday shows. During a Q&A in which he notes the overuse of "exclusive" and describes J... [TVNewser]

David Gregory on MTP: 'I Feel Unquestionably More Comfortable in the Chair and the Role' - Posted January 22, 2010
Marketwatch.com's Jon Friedman talks with NBC's David Gregory who's been in the "Meet the Press" moderator chair a little over a year. Gregory made some news a... [TVNewser]

Brian Williams to Speak at Notre Dame Commencement - Posted January 17, 2010
Brian Williams will be the main commencement speaker at the Univerity of Notre Dame on May 15. He'll also receive an honorary degree. "Mr. Williams is one of this country's most respected and trusted journalists, and we are absolutely delighted that he has accepted our invitation," said... [TVNewser]

Gregory's Quest to be King - Posted January 8, 2010
The Daily Beast's Lloyd Grove interviews NBC "Meet the Press" Host David Gregory in his lengthy "Off the Air" feature. It's a shock to receive the URL, which reads (in part): david-gregory-off-the-air. Gregory (very much ON the ai... [FishbowlDC]

Newseum Opens Russert Exhibit - Posted November 19, 2009
Tomorrow, the Newseum will open its Tim Russert exhibit titled "Inside Tim Russert's Office: If It's Sunday, It's 'Meet the Press.'" The Newseum says the exhibit's highlights include the "Florida" eraser board, draft scripts for an intervie... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 11.12.09 - Posted November 12, 2009
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Al Neuharth: 'Couric Has Proved Me Wrong' - Posted October 9, 2009
USA Today founder Al Neuharth has been proved wrong on something he wrote three years ago. On September 7, 2006, Neuharth wrote: "[Katie] Couric can't cut it if she stays on the non-news fringe she start... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 10.09.09 - Posted October 9, 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. The President woke up this morning a Nobel Peace Prize winner. Above is the photo that was brought to White House press secretary ... [FishbowlDC]

Newseum to Display Russert's Office - Posted October 7, 2009
Buffalo Bill pendants, autographed baseballs, research binders and all... the Newseum will recreate Tim Russert's office for an exhibit to go on display next month, AP reports. NBC has donated furniture and the Russert family has loaned some of his belongings for the exhibit that opens November 20th and stays on display... [FishbowlDC]

Newseum to Recreate Tim Russert's Office - Posted October 7, 2009
The AP reports that the Newseum in Washington, D.C. opens an exhibit on Nov. 20th that will reassemble "Meet the Press" moderator Tim Russert's office so that it will look exactly as it did the day of his passing: NBC is donating the office furniture to the Newseum, and Russert's family is... [TVNewser]

Timothy "Big Russ" Russert Passes Away - Posted September 24, 2009
The father of the late Tim Russert, and grandfather of NBC News correspondent Luke Russert, Timothy Russert passed away today. "While he was affectionately known to the world as 'Big Russ,' he carrie... [TVNewser]

In Memoriam: Timothy "Big Russ" Russert - Posted September 24, 2009
Statement from the Russert family on the passing of Timothy Joseph Russert - grandfather of NBC's Luke Russert, father of the late ... [FishbowlDC]

Talking Money With Katie And Hoda - Posted August 6, 2009
CBS's Katie Couric and NBC's Hoda Kotb were both in the house — or, more specifically, at Joan Rivers' pent... [TVNewser]

Writing about Woodstock - Posted August 3, 2009
As the historic Woodstock music festival turned 40 this year, one author worked hard to archive memories of the event--turning up some unexpected facts while building his oral history. "Tim Russert was on my list of people to interview for my book about Woodstock because he... [GalleyCat]

Menu: DJ And Woodstock Chronicler Pete Fornatale Talks Tim Russert, Rubbernecking & "House Hippies" - Posted August 3, 2009
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Menu: DJ And Woodstock Chronicler Pete Fornatale Talks Tim Russert, Rubbernecking & "House Hippies" - Posted August 3, 2009
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At the Center of "The Electronic Hearth" - Posted July 27, 2009
In his column today, Howard Kurtz looks at the death of Walter Cronkite through the deaths of "two other journalistic giants" Peter Jennings and ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 07.27.09 - Posted July 27, 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. From yesterday's ... [FishbowlDC]

John Carroll University Remembers Alum Tim Russert - Posted July 22, 2009
Photo by Betsy Fischer. John Carroll University has recently named its Department of Communications and Theatre Arts after the late Tim Russert. The university has also started ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 07.15.09 - Posted July 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]

Is ABC Stealing a Line from NBC? - Posted July 10, 2009
A tipster noticed a new promotional spot for "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" includes the line: "If it's Sunday Morning, it's George." The sign-off, "If it's Sunday, it's 'Meet the Press'" has been a fixture at the close of the NBC public affairs show for ... [TVNewser]

Barbara Walters to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award - Posted July 10, 2009
Variety reports that the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences will be presenting Barbara Walters with its Lifetime Achievement Award at... [TVNewser]

RTCA Dinner Wrap-Up - Posted June 21, 2009
We think the President said it best- "The jokes may not be as good, but neither is the guest list." There were no TomKat or Ashton and Demi sightings. The biggest star (and highest dress slit) in the room was former Miss California ... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Ratings - June 14, 2009 - Posted June 18, 2009
On the first Sunday following the switch to DTV, NBC's Meet the Press was again the #1 show in all categories. This was also the one-year anniversary of the death of longtime MTP moderator Tim Russert who was memorialized at the end of Sunday's show. CBS's Face the Nation came in second... [TVNewser]

Remembering Russert: DC And Beyond Reflect - Posted June 15, 2009
This past Saturday marked the one year anniversary of the death of Tim Russert. The journalism icon was remembered this weekend throughout DC and beyond- with tributes in his hometown newspaper, The Buffalo News, on NBC by his former colleagues, and also by his former competitors. "Meet the Press" anchor David Gregory... [FishbowlDC]

Remembering Russert: Morning Joe Reflections - Posted June 12, 2009
Continuing the reflections on Tim Russert, who passed away one year ago tomorrow, "Morning Joe" discussed his legacy this morning. "He's sorely missed, but he's still teaching a lot of lessons," said David Gregory... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 06.09.09 - Posted June 9, 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]

Sean McManus on the CNN/CBS Partnership Talks, Bob Schieffer's Eventual Successor - Posted June 8, 2009
TV Guide's Stephen Battaglio talks to CBS News & Sports President Sean McManus in the wake of some good news for the organization last week... [TVNewser]

MSNBC Pres. Phil Griffin Kicks Off "Decision-Maker Week" on the Menu - Posted May 18, 2009
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MSNBC Pres. Phil Griffin Kicks Off "Decision-Maker Week" on the Menu - Posted May 18, 2009
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Mary Matalin Rejoins CNN - Posted April 23, 2009
Mary Matalin has signed on as a CNN political contributor. Matalin will appear on various CNN shows as well as twice monthly alongside her husband, Democratic strategist and fellow CNN political contributor ... [TVNewser]

Jaconi on King: "I Am Learning From His Instincts" - Posted April 21, 2009
Michelle Jaconi has been in her new role of State of the Union EP for two months, and today she goes through the ... [TVNewser]

Michelle Jaconi: The FishbowlDC Interview - Posted April 21, 2009
Say hello to Michelle Jaconi, the ... [FishbowlDC]

On Sunday Morning, "The Throne is Empty" - Posted April 20, 2009
The Washington Post's Howard Kurtz writes ... [TVNewser]

Wallace on Sunday Shows: "The Throne Is Empty" - Posted April 20, 2009
Huffington Post's Media section this morning TVNewser: WaPo's ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 04.15.09 - Posted April 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. Its day 86 covering the Obama administration and ... [FishbowlDC]

Mark Whitaker: The FishbowlDC Interview - Posted April 7, 2009
Say hello "good afternoon, Sir" to Mark Whitaker. One of the most powerful players in news media, Whitaker is Senior Vice President and Washington Bureau Chief for NBC News... but I didn't need to tell you that. What do... [FishbowlDC]

NBC Creates Tim Russert Fellowship Program in DC Bureau - Posted April 6, 2009
Looking for a new gig right out of school? We can think of few steps better to follow in DC media than Tim Russert's. NBC Universal announced today the creation of the Tim Russert Fellowship Program. The program will award a one-year positio... [FishbowlDC]

NBC Launches Tim Russert Fellowship Program - Posted April 6, 2009
First on TVNewser: NBC Universal has announced the creation of the Tim Russert Fellowship Program. The program will award a one-year position to a recent col... [TVNewser]

Schieffer and A-List Media Panel Grace Fort Worth, Texas - Posted April 2, 2009
From a FBDC guest blogger (and proud mother of a certain DC journo) in Fort Worth, Texas: Each year, Bob Scheiffer invites noted members of the media to his namesake jour... [FishbowlDC]

Kurtz on Off-the-Record Discussions and Network Interviews with the President - Posted March 24, 2009
A few interesting items in Howie Kurtz's online WaPo chat yesterday, Critiquing the Press: Washington, D.C.: When Walter Pincus revealed off-record discussions between ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 03.24.09 - Posted March 24, 2009
Good Morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Its day 64 covering the Obama administration and ... [FishbowlDC]

Beck Talks Tim Russert: "If You Miss Him, You Should Become Him" - Posted March 23, 2009
Glenn Beck began his program tonight with a lengthy, wide-ranging "The One Thing" segment about his entire political philosophy, the media, recent criticism and more. He responded to MSNBC's Keith Olberm... [TVNewser]

CNN Freelancer Honored For War Reporting - Posted March 16, 2009
CNN producer Alex Quade (left, on assignment with U.S. special forces in Iraq in December) joins the ranks of Tom Brokaw, Mi... [TVNewser]

You Made The Beast's 50 Most Loathsome People in America List - Posted March 10, 2009
Yeah, yeah, according to internet time we're a little late on this - according to normal time...it's still the current issue. So there. You Charges: You think it's your patriotic duty to spend money you don't have on crap you don t need. You think Hillary lost because of sexism,... [FishbowlLA]

The Ticker: Maddow, Martin, Friel... - Posted March 9, 2009
> Variety's Ted Johnson profiles MSNBC's Rachel Maddow and some observations about the way MSNBC is using the host. "She guested on Ja... [TVNewser]

Gregory "Working Like Hell" To Live Up Russert Legacy - Posted February 2, 2009
Meet the Press moderator David Gregory has made TVWeek's "12 to Watch in 2009" list...the only tvnewser to do so. "For someone like me who loves to cover politics,... [TVNewser]

TVNewsers To Pack Cafe Milano for Brit Hume Salute - Posted January 6, 2009
The salute to Brit Hume event at Cafe Milano Thursday night is shaping up to be one of the hottest pre-inaugural parties of the season. The invitation only event is attracting numerous Beltway and TV news bold face names. In addition to a host of Fox Newsies, TVNewser has learned ... [TVNewser]

Brokaw Reflects on Russert in NYT Magazine - Posted December 29, 2008
Tom Brokaw writes the Tim Russert profile in the The New York Times Magazine's 15th ... [TVNewser]

Top 2008 News Stories that Don't Begin With 'O' - Posted December 23, 2008
Barack Obama is not the only top story of 2008! Over at The Morning Delivery Bill Lucey... [Fishbowl NY]

Top 2008 News Stories that Don't Begin With 'O' - Posted December 23, 2008
Barack Obama is not the only top story of 2008! Over at The Morning Delivery Bill Lucey... [FishbowlNY]

Chuck Todd's "No-Cut" Contract with NBC - Posted December 18, 2008
Gail Shister TVNewser Columnist Chuck Todd never saw it coming. NBC's fast-rising political director -- named today as chief White House correspondent -- was "shocked" when he was offered the plum late last week. "It came out of left field," says Todd, 36... [TVNewser]

Rather Asks Himself: "WWMD?" - Posted December 10, 2008
The Columbia Journalism Review's Jesse Sunenblick writes a nearly 5,000-word profile of Dan Rather, looking at where he is now in his professional life and how exactly he got there. R... [TVNewser]

On Day One, Moderator Meets the Press That Will Cover Him - Posted December 7, 2008
Gail Shister TVNewser Columnist For a guy who has busted moves with Karl Rove and Mary J. Blige, Davi... [TVNewser]

David Gregory Named Moderator of Meet the Press - Posted December 7, 2008
After a week of speculation, NBC's Tom Brokaw made it official this morning — David Gregory will become the next moderator of Meet the Press, the longest running show on telev... [TVNewser]

MTP Appearances, Before And After Tim Russert - Posted December 5, 2008
It's been 26 weeks since the tragic and sudden death of Tim Russert, and we here at FishbowlDC were curious if there was a noticeable difference in guests' appearances since then. We compared guests' appearances in the 26 weeks prior to Russert's death with appearances in the 26 weeks after. Our findings... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 12.04.08 - Posted December 4, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 12.02.08 - Posted December 2, 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]

Names the Same, But A Date More Certain For Meet the Press Announcement - Posted November 25, 2008
Mark it on your calendars, newsies. It appears Dec. 7 may be the day we learn who the new moderator, or moderators, of Meet the Press will be. The LATimes' Matea Gold reports, "According to network sources, that may be ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 11.24.08 - Posted November 24, 2008
Good morning, Washington. What DC restaurant uses these grape-adorned wine glasses? Think you know? Email us with your best guess. AND: Join us after the jump to find out if you guessed our last contest correctly. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort... [FishbowlDC]

Politicos Discuss Who the Next Tim Russert Will Be - Posted November 22, 2008
FishbowlLA's Tina Dupuy spent Friday at what she's calling EOVMWHAWCNCon — the Politico.com conference that looked back at the election and ahead to how the Obama administration will lead. The final panel included Mark Halperin of Time, ... [TVNewser]

Who Will Be the Next Tim Russert? - Posted November 21, 2008
The final event of the first day was "Insights and Analysis: Leading National Political Reporters Discuss the Campaign" panel. And yes, all panel's names were also long descriptions. It was, after all "ELECTION 2008: Obama vs. McCain: What Happened and What Comes Next?" conference that we will call EOVMWHAWCNCon for short. You... [FishbowlLA]

Exploring Huffington's MSNBC Guest Hosting Gig - Posted November 17, 2008
As first reported on TVNewser, Arianna Huffington will guest host The Rachel Maddow... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 11.10.08 - Posted November 10, 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]

5,000 Pack Rockefeller Plaza for NBC - Posted November 4, 2008
As many as 5,000 people packed Rockefeller Plaza tonight, which for the last few days has been dubbed Election Plaza. There were many firsts in this building tonight. Brian Williams' first turn as anchor of a general election, the... [TVNewser]

Networks To Call Them as They See Them - Posted November 4, 2008
Sheldon Gawiser has been calling elections for NBC for 40 years — his first as polling director at Cleveland's WKYC in 1968. After the debacle of 2000 (where Gawiser appeared on-air with Tom Brokaw... [TVNewser]

Brokaw on Meet: "I Love Doing It. It's Given Me a Center of Gravity" - Posted October 22, 2008
Gail Shister TVNewser Columnist How would the late Tim Russert assess Tom Brokaw as moderator of "Meet the Press?" "I would like to think he'd think it's going prett... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 10.15.08 - Posted October 15, 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]

Morning Reading List, 10.09.08 - Posted October 9, 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]

Carville, Myers, Others Reflect on War Room - Posted October 8, 2008
Sometime this morning, CNN contributor James Carville and ABC's This Week anchor George Stephanopoulos will be talking on the phone, as they do every morning. That piece o... [TVNewser]

60 Minutes Wins Three Emmys, PBS Wins 10 - Posted September 23, 2008
CBS' 60 Minutes won more awards than any other program last night at the 29th annual News and Documentary Emmys ceremony. The network with the most awards was PBS, which won 10. CBS won five total awards — CBS Sunday Morning won the other two. ABC won four award... [TVNewser]

DC's "Funniest" "Celebrity": Kotecki Wuz Robbed! - Posted September 11, 2008
Last night was the 15th annual "D.C.'s Funniest Celebrity" competition and, after bombing for two years in a year, I decided to simply become a judge instead. (See my write up on last night's event for the Washington Examiner here, including video and p... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 08.27.08 - Posted August 27, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

The Press Meets Betsy Fischer - Posted August 25, 2008
Let this be a lesson to you kids: being organized can get you all the way to the TV top. Meet the Press EP Betsy Fisher is featured in her hometown newspap... [TVNewser]

Denver '08: Sunday Morning Talkers at the Shorenstein Brunch - Posted August 24, 2008
The Shorenstein brunch is underway (thus far free wireless signals appear to be rather easy to come by in Denver...hooray the future). The brunch opened with a tribute to Tim Russert and ... [Fishbowl NY]

Denver '08: Sunday Morning Talkers at the Shorenstein Brunch - Posted August 24, 2008
The Shorenstein brunch is underway (thus far free wireless signals appear to be rather easy to come by in Denver...hooray the future). The brunch opened with a tribute to Tim Russert and ... [FishbowlNY]

Gwen Ifill Looks Toward Debate...and Beyond - Posted August 20, 2008
Gail Shister TVNewser Columnist Many TV folk feel NBC's hiring 22-year-old Luke Russert as a convention correspondent is a case of nepotism gone wild. Gwen Ifill isn't one of them. Luke, son of late "Meet the Press" star ... [TVNewser]

Russert's Office Converted; Furniture Going to Newseum - Posted August 18, 2008
Sources inside NBC tell TVNewser that reports about Tim Russert's office furniture being destroyed, are not true. DCRTV reported, "Word further confirms all the furniture in Tim's office was busted up so that no one in t... [TVNewser]

NBC News..."News" - Posted August 18, 2008
From the NY Post: "FRIENDS and family of Tim Russert are saddened by a piece in Harper's magazine by Lewis Lapham, who characterizes the late host of NBC's 'Meet the Press' as a toady of the establishment and asks, 'Why a requi... [FishbowlDC]

Networks Of Older Viewers Cover Young Voters - Posted August 17, 2008
The NYTimes' 20-something (and we're talking early 20-something) Brian Stelter writes about how the cable networks and broadcast news divisions are reaching out to younger voters this election year. On cable news, CNN promotes a "League of First Time Voters" and the Fox News Channel is covering what it calls the Y... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 08.12.08 - Posted August 12, 2008
Good morning, Washington. Did you survive the GMail outage last night? Thank God we use Yahoo! Moving on: What journo is the father of the adorable baby shown above? Let us know. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 08.07.08 - Posted August 7, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Lifetime Achievement for Producer Who Has "Too Much Stuff" Left To Do - Posted August 7, 2008
Gail Shister TVNewser Columnist With a face young enough for a milk carton, how does Ken Burns qualify for a Lifetime Achievement Award? That's exactly what he thought when he was chosen to receive the accolade at the 29th annual News and Documentary... [TVNewser]

Journo Honors - Posted August 6, 2008
The Society of Professional Journalists will honor Boston University Professor Caryl Rivers with the Helen Thomas Award for Lifetime Achievement. Rivers is a nationally-known author, journalist, columnist and media critic. The Society has also named the late Tim Russert a Fellow of the Society. ... [FishbowlDC]

Luke Russert to Report For NBC News at Conventions - Posted July 31, 2008
Luke Russert, son of the late NBC News DC Bureau chief Tim Russert, will be working as an NBC News correspondent focusing on youth issues during the upcoming DNC and RNC conventions. The press release is expected shortly... > More: Tom Brokaw... [TVNewser]

Fischer Remembers Russert - Posted July 29, 2008
In the latest Washington Life magazine, Betsy Fischer's remembrance of Tim Russert (she also delivered these remarks at the Kennedy Center memorial service) is featured. See the text aft... [FishbowlDC]

Whitaker's Long Distance Call-Up to the DC Bureau - Posted July 29, 2008
Gail Shister TVNewser Columnist L'amour, toujours l'amour. Mark Whitaker was attending a cousin's wedding outside Provence, France, when NBC News boss Steve Cap... [TVNewser]

Orth: "All This Love Has Helped Protect Us" - Posted July 28, 2008
The Today show 's Matt Lauer interviewed Maureen Orth this morning about her September Vanity Fair cov... [TVNewser]

Whitaker To Washington - Posted July 28, 2008
First on TVNewser: Insiders tell TVNewser that NBC News senior VP Mark Whitaker will be named chief of the network's Washington bureau perhaps as early as today. The bureau chief position has been vacant since the death of ... [TVNewser]

Bush Signs Law Renaming Highway in Memory of Russert - Posted July 23, 2008
The Buffalo News reports Pres. Bush has signed into law, the renaming of a section of a western New York highway in memory of Buffalo native Tim Russert. The bill, which Congress passed overwhelmingly, renames the section of Route 20A between Abbott Road and California Road "Timothy J. Russert Highway." The... [TVNewser]

Schieffer, Russert To Receive Lifetime Achievement Honor - Posted July 22, 2008
CBS News chief Washington correspondent Bob Schieffer and the late NBC News Washington bureau chief and moderator of Meet The Press Tim Russert will receive Lifetime Achievement honors at the 29th Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards in September. "Bob Schieffer has given CBS News more than 30 years of high quality... [TVNewser]

"It Would Make it More Interesting if Bill Was on And Did It Live" - Posted July 21, 2008
It was MSNBC's turn at the TCA today, which has become a hot spot for media stories the past couple of weeks. Matea Gold of the Los Angeles Times ... [TVNewser]

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

Examining the Cult of Absurdity - Posted July 14, 2008
TV critic Howard Rosenberg takes a lengthy look in the Los Angeles Times at the "absurd" cult of personality in television news, and specifically the... [TVNewser]

The "New Form" For MSNBC Mornings - Posted July 14, 2008
New York Magazine's Mark Binelli takes a look at Morning Joe, which was born from the firing of Don Imus last year. ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 07.14.08 - Posted July 14, 2008
Good morning, Washington. Above, Adam Verdugo makes his television debut. 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]

Tony Snow's Death: MTP Remembers - Posted July 13, 2008
In the Meet the Press minute today, moderator Tom Brokaw remembered one-time Sunday show host and, later, White House press secretary Tony Snow. "It's been a tough season for all of us here in... [TVNewser]

Tony Snow's Death: Final Appearance Remembering Russert - Posted July 12, 2008
Tony Snow's final on-air appearance with his new network, CNN, came one day short of one month ago — on the day Tim Russert passed away. Snow phoned in and was interviewed by Wolf Blitzer: I think he had enormous respect for the in... [TVNewser]

Will "Alpha Dog" Role Ever Be Re-Filled? - Posted July 11, 2008
New York Magazine's Kurt Andersen speculates if the death of Tim Russert signaled an end to the era of having, "po... [TVNewser]

Ted Koppel Ready to "Let Loose" on the BBC - Posted July 9, 2008
Gail Shister TVNewser Columnist Scratch Ted Koppel from the list of possible "Meet the Press" successors to Tim Russert (R.I.P.) "That's the kind of thing that doesn't make a w... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Cramer, Cooper, Russert... - Posted July 8, 2008
> CNBC's Jim Cramer hosts his first NBC special, "The American Dream with Jim Cramer," premiering Sunday at 7pm. The special includes interviews with several top NASCAR drivers and discusses money-making opportunities. > Is Anderson Cooper ob... [TVNewser]

Media Writers Weigh In on Carr Column - Posted July 7, 2008
Responses to David Carr's column from around the blogosphere: • Politico's Michael Calderone recognizes the "aggre... [TVNewser]

Norah O'Donnell Has Baby Girl - Posted July 7, 2008
MSNBC's chief Washington correspondent Norah O'Donnell gave birth Saturday to a baby girl. Riley Norah Tracy comes in at eight pounds and 21 inches. Riley joins her older brother and sister, Henry and Grace (pictured with husband ... [TVNewser]

Q2 2008 Ratings: Meet Still on Top - Posted July 4, 2008
NBC's Meet the Press saw its best second quarter ratings since 2004 in Total Viewers, and was the top rated Sunday morning show for the 43rd consecutive quarter in the category. The show has undergone a transformation since the death of its longtime moderator Tim Russert. Last week... [TVNewser]

FBLA EXCLUSIVE: The Truth About Eric Longabardi's Necktie - Posted June 24, 2008
Our post about the L.A. Press Club awards inspired a few lamentations among winners who were not listed, but no lamentations were as interesting as those of ERSNews.com's Eric Longabar... [FishbowlLA]

Kurtz: Russert Was A Top Political Analyst Of His Generation - Posted June 16, 2008
Earlier today, Howard Kurtz held his weekly chat that was understandably heavy on Tim Russert tributes and analysis. Some excerpts: Richmond, Va.: Tim Rus... [FishbowlDC]

LAT In 90 Seconds - Posted June 16, 2008
Easy Riders? Leave it to Patrick J. Mcdonnell. Just when you thought you could feel good about your french-fry-smelling biodiesel car, this LAT reporter comes along and ... [FishbowlLA]

TV's Most Powerful - Posted April 14, 2008
Some interesting local tidbits in the annual "TV News' 10 Most Powerful": On Fox..."However, FNC has been oddly low-profile and sotto voce in the most portentous political year in memory despite the presence of Karl Rove in Fox News' pundit pack." On ABC's David Westin: "Westin has become an adroit player/booker and the... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 03.07.08 - Posted March 7, 2008
Good morning Washington. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: NEWSPAPERS | TV | JOBS You think Hillary can still score the Democratic nomination. NEWSPAPERS ... [FishbowlDC]

Matalin to Carville: You Get It Everyday - Posted March 5, 2008
Mary Matalin got a little bit naughty with hubby James Carville on Sunday during "Meet the Press'' online-only "Take Two" feature. The couple (along with Tim Russert, Mike Murphy and Bob Shrum) were making a bet on the 200... [FishbowlDC]

About Last Night... - Posted March 5, 2008
Tom Brokaw said "ass," Wonkette doesn't like MSNBC's panel, Tim Russert picks his nose, Fox was ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 02.29.08 - Posted February 29, 2008
Happy Leap Day Washington. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | MAGAZINES You think Brit Hume... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 02.25.08 - Posted February 25, 2008
Good morning Washington. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | MAGAZINES | JOBS Most of ... [FishbowlDC]

The Story With "The Story" - Posted February 21, 2008
(alternate headline: "Bill Keller's day is gonna suck") Yeah, so have you heard about this New York Times McCain story? Initial assessments and punditry do not support the New York Times' decision to run the piece. McCain says it's not true. Bob Bennett says... [FishbowlDC]

It Was One Year Ago Today... - Posted February 7, 2008
...that Tim Russert testified in the Scooter Libby trial. ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 01.28.08 - Posted January 28, 2008
Good morning Washington. It's the birthday of President Sarkozy and Nick Carter. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | RADIO | JOBS You ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 01.25.08 - Posted January 24, 2008
Good morning Washington. Five years ago, the Department of Homeland Security opened its doors. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | MAGAZINES | JOBS Most of you, almost a... [FishbowlDC]

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

Is Ezra Klein In Trouble At MSNBC? - Posted January 16, 2008
"Hardball" has American Prospect writer Ezra Klein on once a week. But then Wonkette discovered that Klein had some not so nice things to say about NBC big wig Tim Russert on his Twitter page (to wit: "fuck him with a spiky acid-tipped dick"). Klein ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 11.15.07 - Posted November 15, 2007
Good morning Washington. Most of you don't count religious services as a regular activity. An ABC release announces, "On Tuesday, November 20, ABC News' Charles Gibson will conduct an exclusive, wide-ranging interview with President George Bush... [FishbowlDC]

Russert: A Flower Child? - Posted November 5, 2007
We always suspected that Tim Russert was a closet hippie, and now, thanks to Tom Brokaw's "Meet The Press" appearance, we have confirmation. Talking about his new book, "Boom! Voices of the Sixties: Personal Reflections on the '60s and Today," Brokaw said, "It encompasses everyone from Karl Rove to Arlo Guthrie, even... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 11.01.07 - Posted November 1, 2007
Good morning Washington. This is the longest Morning Reading List in FishbowlDC history. You think Tim Russert should be The Joker. ABC announced, "During a week dominated by news of the fires in Southern California, 'World News with ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 10.24.07 - Posted October 24, 2007
Good morning Washington. You think global warming is no big deal. An ABC release announced, "For the twenty-fourth time in twenty-six weeks, 'World News with Charles Gibson' was the #1 evening newscast among Adults 25-54. The ABC broadcast averaged a 2.1/9 a... [FishbowlDC]

Colbert's Presidential Bid: Springtime For Journos - Posted October 22, 2007
Ever since Stephen Colbert announced he's running for president (in South Carolina), there has been fanfare, there has been balloons and there have been stories. Lots of them. Colbert's kinda-fak... [FishbowlLA]

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

Russert Loves Our "Dynamic Duo" Photo - Posted October 15, 2007
Remember when we gave you this picture of Chuck Todd and Chris Cillizza? Well, Tim Russert thought it funny enough to show off on his "Tim Russert" show (although, Timmy: Next time, give some props to the source, eh?): ... [FishbowlDC]

Tim & Bruce - Posted October 1, 2007
Not only did Tim Russert show up to a Bruce Springsteen show last week, he also got a shout from the Boss! From TVDecoder: At 8:50 this morning, Bruce Springsteen was telling the big crowd that had gathered on Rockefeller Plaza to watch him perform on the "Today"... [FishbowlDC]

Did Tim Skip WTOP For The Boss? - Posted September 28, 2007
A tipster tells FishbowlDC: NBC's Tim Russert canceled a regularly scheduled live shot on WTOP today. Staff at TOP didn't know why he wouldn't be able to make his weekly 8 am appearance until they spotted him in the front row of Springsteen's Concert on the Today show. Natural follow-up: Do you blame... [FishbowlDC]

Tim Russert: Pumpkin? - Posted September 19, 2007
Before he signed off from "The Colbert Report" last night, Stephen Colbert had the following to say: If I'm not off the air by midnight, I turn into a pumpkin and that role is already taken by Tim Russert. ... [FishbowlDC]

Cillizza and Todd: "The Dynamic Duo" - Posted September 18, 2007
During Sunday's "Meet the Press," host Tim Russert referred to NBC's Chuck Todd and washingtonpost.com's Chris Cillizza as "the dynamic duo." This prompted one faithful FishbowlDC reader -- who wishes to be described as "a faithful member of the Church of Russert" -- to Photoshop their heads on to the necks of... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 08.28.07 - Posted August 28, 2007
Good morning Washington. Overwhelmingly, you think Dana Perino will be the next White House press secretary. TVNewser reports, "An... [FishbowlDC]

How About A 5 a.m. Newscast? - Posted July 20, 2007
Jon Friedman profiles C-SPAN host Brian Lamb and depicts his "scary level of news consumption:""I found it amusing when Lamb griped that he couldn't find ... [TVNewser]

The Boss, Imus and Russert - Posted July 18, 2007
Marketwatch.com's Jon Friedman profiles NBC's Tim Russert who says his dream guest on Meet the Press would be Bruce Springsteen. "I'm very intrigued by him," Russert tells Fr... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 06.26.07 - Posted June 26, 2007
Good morning Washington. What you've missed out on during the endless Paris Hilton coverage. An NBC release announced that "The Chris Matthews Show" was "the number-two rated Sunday morning public affairs show topping CBS's 'Face the Nation,' ABC's 'This Week' and 'FOX ... [FishbowlDC]

Journo Ringtones - Posted June 19, 2007
This is, admittedly, a trend we'd like to see more of: Media ringtones. You can have Chris Matthews yell "Let's play Hardball!" every time your cell phone rings (but, come on, we'd much rather hear his "HA!" laugh. Who will make FishbowlDC's day and send us a .wav of that?!?). What are... [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]

Russert, Shrum, Murphy and Polling Data - Posted June 4, 2007
From page 324 of Bob Shrum's latest book, "No Excuses": "Tim Russert called me with more bad news: the second wave of exit polls was holding for Bradley. We were going to lose. What were we going to do? I could hear the excitment in his voice -- not because he... [FishbowlDC]

Russert, McCain and Mother's Day - Posted May 14, 2007
Click here to see a Meet the Press extra: Tim Russert chatting with Sen. John McCain's mother on yesterday's show (which fell on Mother's Day). ... [FishbowlDC]

How Russert Got It - Posted May 11, 2007
Rep. Ray LaHood, who was part of the meeting this week at the White House with President Bush on Iraq, shed some light on how Tim Russert found out about the meeting. Speaking on C-SPAN, he says that Russert was the one to call the Members after the meeting. (sorry, in advance,... [FishbowlDC]

Russert Slips In "10 Most Powerful People in TV News" List - Posted April 16, 2007
NBC's Tim Russert fell from fifth to fourth place in TV Week's annual list of the 10 Most Powerful People in TV News. (via TVNewser) ... [FishbowlDC]

Meet the Press's 60th Anniversary - Posted April 16, 2007
Betsy Fischer, executive producer, and Tim Russert, moderator, "Meet the Press." Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images for Meet the Press. TVWeek marks "Meet the Press"'s 60th Anniversary with several interesting features. A Q&A with Tim Russert. TVWeek: How doe... [FishbowlDC]

Imus Fallout: Did Russert Go Easy On Imus? - Posted April 16, 2007
It's pretty well known that Don Imus and Tim Russert have, historically, been rather chummy with each other. And during yesterday's "Meet the Press," almost all of Russert's standard "Devil's advocate" questions took the side of Imus. And Russert only twice said anything that even slightly reprimanded Imus: "I don't think anyone... [FishbowlDC]

Will Other Washingtonians Say "No" To "Imus"? - Posted April 11, 2007
MediaMatters has the comprehensive list of Imus guests for 2007, including such Washingtonians as Howard Fineman, Tim Russert, Andrea Mitchell, David Brooks, Mary Matalin, Bob Schieffer, Chris Matthews, Judy Woodruff, Jim Lehrer, Evan Thomas, Pat Buchanan, Chris Wallace, Paul Begala, Howard Kurtz, David Shuster, Thomas Friedman, George Stephanopoulos, Kelly O'Donnell, Jim... [FishbowlDC]

Don Imus Gone from MSNBC. - Posted April 11, 2007
TV Newser's got the scoop! Don Imus is gone from MSNBC. Barack Obama told ABC News Imus should be fired, and American Express, Procter & Gamble and General Motors all pulled ads from the show. Gee, what will ... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Reading List, 04.11.07 - Posted April 11, 2007
Good morning Washington. You think journalists like Tim Russert, Jeff Greenfield, etc. should not continue to appear on Don Imus' radio program. An ABC release announced that "World News with Charles Gibson" "was the #1 ... [FishbowlDC]

This Week In Pool Reports - Posted March 30, 2007
Mixed emotions this week in the pool between the news of Tony Snow and Wednesday night's festivities. FLOTUS makes a fashion faux pas and John Boehner has a little trouble with the letter "G". "FLOTUS wore a shimmering purple/green dress -- which the pool will bet dollars-to-doughnuts is the same dress she... [FishbowlDC]

Taking Out The Trash, 03.19.07 - Posted March 19, 2007
Most of your brackets are already broken. Stupid Duke. More on AssignmentZero. "For Bookstores, a Real Page-Turner: Digital or Paper? Take Your Pick." Look out ... [FishbowlDC]

Taking Out The Trash, 02.27.07 - Posted February 27, 2007
"Lisa Chedekel and Matthew Kauffman of the Hartford Courant are the 2007 winners of the Selden Ring Award for Investigative Reporting for their series exposing the US military's recruitment and deployment of mentally ill soldiers into Iraq. The $35,000 annual prize, presented by the School of Journalism at the USC Annenberg... [FishbowlDC]

Monday Morning Meta Media Mashup - Posted February 12, 2007
A weekly meta-roundup of our favorite (mostly) New York media pundits, what they're saying, why they're saying it, and an all-important grade, subjective and arbitrary — just like their columns! "... [Fishbowl NY]

Monday Morning Meta Media Mashup - Posted February 12, 2007
A weekly meta-roundup of our favorite (mostly) New York media pundits, what they're saying, why they're saying it, and an all-important grade, subjective and arbitrary — just like their columns! "... [FishbowlNY]

Meet, Face, Politico - Posted February 9, 2007
So the Politico had an ad from "Meet the Press" in the first issue, despite having established a pretty tight relationship with "Face the Nation." Now, the Politico's Roger Simon will be the first Politico'r to ... [FishbowlDC]

Russert On Matthews - Posted February 9, 2007
On this morning's "Imus," NBC's Tim Russert denied that he hates Chris Matthews (earlier). "He's a friend, he's a colleague," Russert said, adding that his kids went (go?) to high school together, "he's been to my house, I've been to his house." He said he was "stunned" when he heard that... [FishbowlDC]

Russert Grilled | Buffett Staked | O.J. Blocked | Diller | Green | Franken | Wholpin - Posted February 8, 2007
Tim Russert: Grilled at Libby trial. [NY Sun] Warren Buffett: Stake in Times Co.? [Reuters] O.J.: Blocked from spending If I Did It... [Fishbowl NY]

Russert Grilled | Buffett Staked | O.J. Blocked | Diller | Green | Franken | Wholpin - Posted February 8, 2007
Tim Russert: Grilled at Libby trial. [NY Sun] Warren Buffett: Stake in Times Co.? [Reuters] O.J.: Blocked from spending If I Did It... [FishbowlNY]

Russert To Testify Today - Posted February 7, 2007
From CourtTV's Savannah Guthrie: Today, prosecutors are expected to call Tim Russert of NBC News to the witness stand. (Although at the snail's pace the trial's been moving, don't hold your breath.) And we now know the defense intends to call another NBC correspondent: Andrea Mitchell, the network's chief foreign affairs correspondent. The... [FishbowlDC]

Taking Out The Trash, 01.22.07 - Posted January 22, 2007
Oooh! George Stephanopolous beat out Tim Russert. Will the ratings say the same? An NBC release announced that "Meet The Press with Tim Russert" topped "the competition in all categories during the week ending Sunday, January 14," attracting 4.511 million total viewers. That is 30% more than CBS's "Face the Nation", 44%... [FishbowlDC]

Katie Couric: I Was The Only Skirt At White House Meeting Before Bush Speech - Posted January 18, 2007
From Katie Couric's CBS News blog comes this missive on the state of women in television news journalism, 2007: Last Wednesday, President Bush gave his address to the country about "the new way forward" for Iraq, and lots... [Fishbowl NY]

Katie Couric: I Was The Only Skirt At White House Meeting Before Bush Speech - Posted January 18, 2007
From Katie Couric's CBS News blog comes this missive on the state of women in television news journalism, 2007: Last Wednesday, President Bush gave his address to the country about "the new way forward" for Iraq, and lots... [FishbowlNY]

Journos Heading To Court - Posted January 2, 2007
From "In CIA leak case, reporters will be key witnesses": Prosecutors want to show that Libby lied to investigators about his conversations with journalists regarding outed CIA officer Valerie Plame, and they are expected to rely on former New York Times reporter Judith Miller, Time magazine reporter Matthew Cooper and NBC Washington... [FishbowlDC]

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