In today's column I discussed the Republican efforts to defund the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, mostly as retaliation for what they see as a left-ward tilt in its programming. As I noted…
ESPN's "30 for 30" documentary series (now available on DVD, by the way) is one of the best uses of the cable-sports titan's power in recent memory –- a series of mostly firstrate docs, many with…
Liberals had a field day with the image of an elderly woman at a health-care forum shouting, "Keep your government hands off my Medicare." The outburst underscored the perception that while Tea Party…
A by-the-numbers extension of another Eye network franchise.
Disney marks the soft launch of a Disney Channel dedicated spinoff for preschoolers, Disney Junior, with "Jake and the Never Land Pirates."
If Bill O'Reilly thought Keith Olbermann's departure would spare him further verbal drubbings on MSNBC, well, nope. Instead, the occupant of Olbermann's old timeslot, Lawrence O'Donnell, devoted the…
David Letterman doesn't always look engaged these days, but the host tends to brighten considerably when he gets a guest who truly interests him, often from the world of politics. So kudos to the…
Show possessed a significantly better, more vibrant vibe than last year's extended ode to Michael Jackson.
The show and its cast have potential, though there's nothing in the pilot to be mad about.
CBS' Sean McManus sounded indignant over criticism that networks no longer cover the globe well.
A dishwater-dull rock doc about teenage band 1000 Robota.