The headline didn't supplant larger ones about TV sensations Michael Jackson or "Joe Millionaire." But this week's welcome announcement from Nielsen Media Research could help blunt the absurd tyranny…
So now at last we have the explanation as to why talk radio has become the exclusive province of the Hard Right. Liberal views are too complex, we are told. Conservatives explain themselves better…
That little orange stripe on your TV set is not a technical glitch. It is the cable news networks’ latest war-mongering scare tactic, and it is not appreciated. The nation’s “terror alert” status now…
Here they go again. The French are trying to gather support for the so-called “cultural exception,” the practice whereby a country favors its own movie, music and TV biz by creating subsidies and…
Believe it or not, there are roughly 43 million Americans who rely on broadcast, not cable, for televised news and entertainment. Many can't afford steep cable or satcasting rates, much less Internet…
Most people would not necessarily link showbiz with the Olympics.
The critics all agree: This is the editorial of the year! Such hyperbolic blurbs may seem out of place on this page but they are the lifeblood of movie marketing.
The debate over relaxation of media ownership rules in the U.S. is heating up -- and Daily Variety believes that's a good thing.
He's back! Joe Lieberman, that stalwart "culture warrior," has announced his presidential bid, promising at the outset to "take on the entertainment industry for peddling sex and violence to our…
Reinvigorated Al Qaeda cells seem to be varying their targets beyond the financial and political centers of American power -- so much so that Hollywood cannot afford to let its guard down.