MSNBC's Ed Schultz has apologized for calling Laura Ingraham a "right-wing slut," as he should. But his comments reflect a fundamental problem with the wild west of talkradio that seems to have…
In the end, "The Oprah Winfrey Show" finale on Wednesday was perfectly calibrated: No guests. No fireworks. Not even any ostentatious giveaways. Just Oprah, sharing the stage she's dominated for 25…
The major networks just hosted another upfront week, and once again there was an uninvited guest.
To paraphrase an old song, "You picked a fine time to leave me, 'Law & Order.'" NBC came to rely so heavily on "Law & Order"-branded shows during the Zucker years that the inevitable fading of the…
Not surprisingly, most of the headlines today regarding Gabriel Sherman's lengthy piece about Roger Ailes are devoted to the anonymous contention that the Fox News Channel CEO thinks Sarah Palin is…
Exactly a year ago, your humble correspondent suggested in this very space that ABC and NBC -- more by happenstance than choice -- were joined at the hip.
"The Colbert Report" had an utterly inspired idea: Have John Lithgow do a dramatic reading of the press release that Newt Gingrich's campaign sent out after the presidential candidate triggered a…
Another upfront week is in the books, heralding a fall featuring 28 new series on the five English-language broadcast networks.
An entertaining if slightly dry account of the 2008 government bailout of the financial industry.
The seventh "Jesse Stone" movie opens in such dark, dour and deliberate fashion as to bring CBS about as close as it'll ever get to Ingmar Bergman territory.