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  • Dick Cavett to be honored by Museum of Broadcast Communications

    Dick Cavett to be honored by Museum of Broadcast Communications
    Erudite and witty, Dick Cavett elevated the late-night talk show genre, going head-to-head with Johnny Carson for five years in the early 1970s. "The Dick Cavett Show," which won three Emmy awards, ended on ABC in 1975 but found new homes on PBS, then...
  • Billy Idol and 'The Powerpuff Girls' return

    "WHAT MAKES a work literature, and who gets to decide?" That is the question posited in Evgenia Peretz's big Vanity Fair take-out (take down?) of Pulitzer Prize-winning author Donna Tartt and her remarkably successful, massive and controversial novel...
  • Congress should decide on war in Iraq

    Congress should decide on war in Iraq
    By the spring of 1975, U.S. combat troops had been gone from Vietnam for two years. The country's long involvement there had ended, the draft had been abolished, Richard Nixon had resigned and the Americans who fought there were engaged at home in an...
  • A Hollywood history lesson ... and welcoming back Lawrence O'Donnell

    "CONTROL YOUR own destiny, or someone else will," said entrepreneur Jack Welch. PEOPLE SEND me the most fascinating things! The other day I received a wonderful photograph of Judy Garland and Marilyn Monroe embracing. I love it because it is so dramatic,...
  • CNN's flagship debate program is back ... again

    CNN's flagship debate program is back ... again
    "'Crossfire' Held Hostage," a crisis in my household, lasted 51 days. On March 11, three days after Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 vanished from the skies, CNN more or less suspended all regular programming to keep viewers abreast of the fruitless...
  • CNN's New Primetime Lineup Off to a Slow Ratings Start

    It's only one day, but CNN's new primetime lineup is off to a soft ratings start, as Anthony Bourdain's "Parts Unknown" on Monday finished well behind programming on competitors Fox News and MSNBC. CNN canceled former 9 p.m. series "Piers Morgan Live"...
  • CNN will cancel low-rated 9 p.m. 'Piers Morgan Live'

    Gun-control opponents, take heart: "Piers Morgan Live" is about to get its barrel cleaned by CNN. The 9 p.m. interview show hosted by the British-born Morgan — an outspoken and controversial champion of gun control — will be canceled as soon...
  • Alec Baldwin: I haven't changed, public life has (and he's out)

    Alec Baldwin says he's leaving public life, delivering that news in a very public way with a lengthy missive in Monday's New York magazine. "I’m aware that it’s ironic that I’m making this case in the media — but this is the last...
  • WGA Reaches Out to MSNBC Anchors to Help Unionization Bid

    The Writers Guild of America East has reached out to MSNBC anchors Rachel Maddow, Lawrence O'Donnell, Al Sharpton, Ed Schultz and Chris Hayes to push for its unionization bid at Peacock Prods. Reps of the guild deliver more than 10,000 petition...
  • Ratings: Is CNN's Piers Morgan Shooting Himself in the Foot?

    In the end, are guns what killed CNN's "Piers Morgan Live"? The show, hosted by anti-gun crusader Morgan, continues to struggle in the Nielsens. And this month, the start of the Michael Dunn loud-music murder trial in Florida has put the issue of gun...
  • The Top 5 People Who Will Be Most Offended by Alec Baldwin's 'I Give Up' Mega-Rant

    Alec Baldwin says simply "I give up" on the cover of the latest issue of New York Magazine. But what's he giving up? In a wide-ranging rant, he explains that he's not necessarily giving up acting, but he's tired of living in the public eye in New York,...