Some more Washingtonian’s Halloween costumes, including Fox’s Greta van Susteren: “I had planned on going as either Anderson Cooper or Glenn Beck. As for my husband, John? He was planning on going as Sally Quinn.” We’d like to see that!
Good morning FishbowlDC! What we know and what we’re reading this Friday morning before Halloween…
WSJ is closing its Boston office.
A Pew Research study find that “Fox News Channel is viewed by Americans in more ideological terms than other television news networks” (mostly conservative). CNN, MSNBC and NBC were found to be perceived as “mostly liberal.” Numbers here.
TVNewser takes a look at cable ratings post-election: Neither HLN nor Fox News has seen near the drop-off year-to-year that the other two networks have. CNBC has also seen audiences shrink compared to last October, when so much public attention was placed on the financial crisis.
Bloomberg TV debuts the new series “Innovators” tomorrow night at 9pmET and 11pmET.
BBC is cutting jobs.
Time mag is expected to eliminate more jobs.
More DC lists, more media on DC lists.
Daily Finance: Fox News ‘truce’ with White House is no victory for Obama.
A reporter asked White House press secretary Robert Gibbs in yesterday’s gaggle: “Is there a ceasefire in the war with Fox?” Gibbs replied simply: “I have nothing to add to that.” (h/t Politico 44)