| Dec 12, 2013
| 7:14 AM
After the coffee. Before second-guessing the Golden Globe nominations.
The Skinny: I'm playing beat the clock today as I try to get this done in time to watch the FCC get grilled on Capitol Hill. Oh the exciting life I lead. Today's Fix includes a look...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 2:55 PM
In this time when news is disseminated ever more quickly, we asked our critics to list the best of culture in 2013 in tweet form:
"The Returned" (Sundance Channel). Supernatural French import joins the uncanny and the quotidian, prizes mystery over...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 5:57 PM
Dish Network subscribers don't have to worry about losing ESPN or Disney Channel ... yet.
Walt Disney Co., parent of ABC, ESPN, ABC Family and several other networks and the satellite broadcaster have agreed to a short-term extension of their current...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 7:32 AM
After the coffee. Before figuring out where September went.
The Skinny: The government may shut down but the Morning Fix is here for you. Caught up with "The Good Wife" premiere. I like the show but could do without its "Ally McBeal" moments. I don't...
| May 2, 2014
| 7:00 AM
An announcement of the TGIF variety: Disney Channel has at long last announced its much-shrieked-about “Boy Meets World” spin-off, “Girl Meets World,” will premiere Friday, June 27.
The comedy will air on the network at 9:45 p.m....
| Apr 10, 2014
| 8:29 AM
ABC News has a new accent.
James Goldston, a veteran producer who began his career at the BBC in his native Britain, on Thursday was named president of ABC News. The move completed an executive shuffle that began a month ago when Anne Sweeney, president...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 1:24 PM
Ben Sherwood has the kind of resume that could make even a high achiever jealous.
A Harvard graduate and a Rhodes scholar, Sherwood has been a reporter, producer, author and executive. On Monday, Sherwood added the title chairman to his curriculum vitae...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 7:02 AM
After the coffee. Before figuring out how to use my iPhone.
The Skinny: I finally broke down and got an iPhone. I am a dinosaur no more. Now I just have to master the touch screen, which I hate. It was a touching episode of "The Good Wife" as...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 1:33 PM
ABC Family has picked up comedies "Melissa & Joey" and "Baby Daddy" for additional seasons. The network also announced Monday that it's expanding its brood, greenlighting three new drama pilots.
"Melissa & Joey," featuring '90s teen stars Melissa Joan...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 7:08 PM
As the latest film franchise based on a bestselling young-adult book series, "Divergent" arrives in theaters Friday to the delight of die-hard fans.
But for those unfamiliar with the dystopian thriller's background and mythology, all this talk of...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 7:17 AM
After the coffee. Before discussing last night's "The Good Wife" shocker.
The Skinny: I'm so glad I stayed off Twitter and other social media last night until after 10 p.m. I would have been totally bummed if the end of "The Good Wife" was ruined...