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  • 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,...
  • MSNBC's Ronan Farrow might just make his mark as anti-Piers Morgan

    Piers Morgan out, Ronan Farrow in. On Sunday, CNN confirmed that "Piers Morgan Live" will be ending next month, proving that a large Twitter following and pedigree of minor non-journalistic celebrity (though a former editor, Morgan, 48, was mostly known...
  • Real TV news stars rush to prostitute themselves on 'House of Cards'

    Real TV news stars rush to prostitute themselves on 'House of Cards'
    What is it about TV news anchors and reporters stampeding to play themselves in fictional movies and TV shows? Do they think they don't get enough screen time doing, you know, their real jobs? This habit has blotted the reputations of TV journalists for...
  • The News Business Needs a Few Good Hypocrites

    With print news migrating to a Web environment that's as motivated by traffic as TV is by ratings, the time is fast approaching when anyone who dares criticize media excess will be immediately open to charges of hypocrisy. To that I say: Send in the...
  • Which character on 'The Simpsons' is going to be killed off?

    Which character on 'The Simpsons' is going to be killed off?
    Update: This past Sunday's episode of "The Simpsons" was thought to feature the death of a major character, but in the end it was not the death episode you were looking for. Show creators promised at the beginning of the season as much, but that episode...
  • Megyn Kelly: Soon to be killing Bill O'Reilly in Fox News ratings?

    Bill O'Reilly, you have a new contender for the cable-news throne: Megyn Kelly.  "The Kelly File" -- with former daytime host Kelly carving up the issues of the day -- delivered big returns for Fox News Channel in its second outing at 9 p.m. Tuesday,...
  • Megyn Kelly: First-night ratings crush Rachel Maddow, Piers Morgan

    Prime time seems to like Megyn Kelly just fine.  "The Kelly File," the new 9 p.m. show on Fox News Channel with the longtime network anchor, got off to a good start, grabbing 2.1 million viewers with Monday's premiere, according to Nielsen.  Those...
  • Megyn Kelly: Election-night ratings crown her queen of cable news

    Election night was very good for Fox News Channel's Megyn Kelly. The host of "The Kelly File" rounded up 2.9 million total viewers during her 9 p.m. Eastern time slot, according to Nielsen. That was around the time Fox and other news organizations...
  • Female Viewers Flock to Piers Morgan, Anderson Cooper

    Piers Morgan's CNN program isn't the most watched among the nation's three big cable-news outlets, but it does have something many of the primetime shows in this niche don't: a greater concentration of female viewers. "Piers Morgan Live" has an...
  • Fox News' Megyn Kelly Trumps Piers Morgan, Rachel Maddow

    The Fox News Channel primetime lineup has long won more viewers than programming offered by its cable-news competitors, but the network's "The Kelly File" is doing something extraordinary. The 9 p.m. program, anchored by Megyn Kelly, delivered an average...