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TV news veteran Marvin Kalb comments on Sunday morning news shows & Fox News ‘course corrrection’

TVNewser posted an insightful interview with long-time TV journo Marvin Kalb.  Kalb was one of “Murrow’s Boys” at CBS News in the 1950s before heading to NBC and becoming a long-time host of “Meet the Press.” Some highlights of the … Continue reading

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GOP Debatemania Continues

The October 18th  GOP primary debate on CNN was the second-highest rated debate this cycle, and the best for the cable news channel so far. The debate drew nearly two million more viewers than the CNN/Tea Party debate the channel … Continue reading

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Roger Ailes: the Most Powerful Man in News — Newsmax Profile

Don’t mean to go on and on about Roger Ailes, but the more I study about him, the more fascinated I become.  Here’s a great profile just published by Newsmax: This Is the Most Powerful Man in News Using his … Continue reading

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Cable Battle for 2nd Place Heats Up — CNN on the Move

The news this week about the battle for cable news is all about the runner-up slot. CNN, long languishing as number 3, is making moves on MSNBC.  Bill Carter of the New York Times surmises that the loss of Keith … Continue reading

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Roger Ailes profile in Newsweek/Daily Beast * NEW

Roger Ailes is profiled insightfully by Howard Kurtz, the media critic for Newsweek and The Daily Beast.  Definitely worth a read! By popular demand, here’s the article in full: Roger’s Reality Show Sep 25, 2011 10:00 AM EDT First, Ailes … Continue reading

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15 Years of Cable News Choices

2011 marks a milestone in Cable News: * MSNBC launched on July 15, 1996 * Fox News launched on October 7, 1996 While the MSNBC crew celebrated with fireworks on the Hudson during their anniversary party on the night of … Continue reading

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Fox News Considered Best News Channel in New National Poll

Fox News, long the ratings leader amongst cable news nets, is now also considered the BEST news channel, according to a new national poll. Of 1,180 adults surveyed by Poll Position, 36% chose Fox News as the best news outlet, … Continue reading

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