| Sep 14, 2014
| 11:43 AM
Few corners of the Earth have been safe from the cultural reach of “The Simpsons.” From Pakistan to Sweden to China, the American family that perhaps put the most fun into dysfunctional has delighted audiences - and confounded network and...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 4:30 PM
IAC, the Internet-media conglomerate controlled by Barry Diller, appointed NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment chairman Bonnie Hammer to its board.
Hammer's appointment to the IAC board was effective Sept. 12. Hammer oversees NBCU's entire cable...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 9:29 AM
Howard Stern delivered the eulogy and Broadway singer-actress Audra McDonald sang “Smile” at Joan Rivers' funeral Sunday, a star-studded sendoff that brought together the worlds of Hollywood, theater, fashion and media.
A men's choir singing...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 5:58 PM
The dating app start-up Tinder has resolved a sexual harassment lawsuit lodged by one of its early employees without admitting wrongdoing, and one of the executives targeted by the lawsuit has left the company.
Whitney Wolfe, who describes herself as...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 7:08 AM
After the coffee. Before going back to my salad diet.
The Skinny: Had dinner at the iconic diner Pann's on Wednesday night and now I can't move. But it was worth it. Thursday's headlines include a potential scandal involving a top Miramax executive, CNN...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 8:28 AM
After the coffee. Before Joe rethinks his vacation plans.
The Skinny: The boss is going on vacation next week and wisely giving me reign over the Fix. Or maybe not so wisely, given I stayed up too late watching "The Thick of It" on Hulu. Today's...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 10:35 PM
NEW YORK -- There's been a lot of grousing about New York Fashion Week this season -- the packed crowds, the packed schedule, the faraway venues. And on Sunday afternoon, Diane von Furstenberg, president of the Council of Fashion Designers of America,...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 7:35 AM
After the coffee. Before deciding whether to pick the Jets or Patriots.
The Skinny: I love the Saul Goodman character on "Breaking Bad," but anytime I hear the words "spinoff," "prequel" or "sequel," I get very nervous as visions of "Joey" start...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Just after news that she'll leave the Daily Beast, Tina Brown has announced that she will publish "Media Beast," a memoir "of her years at the top of the media world," as publisher Henry Holt describes in it a news release. Holt confirms that the book,...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 4:46 PM
The fight over Aereo is moving to Utah.
On Monday afternoon, Fox Broadcasting Co., Sinclair Broadcast Group and Local TV filed suit in federal court in Utah against Aereo, the start-up company that streams broadcast TV signals to consumers via the...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 2:20 PM
The nation's biggest television companies including ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox are asking the Supreme Court to shut down Aereo Inc., a startup distribution service that they view as a threat to their business.
Launched in 2012 and available in a handful of...