| Nov 2, 2011
| 10:10 AM
This year, I gave up reporting cable news ratings every month. The numbers and spin tell us about the horse race to some extent. But what they mainly do is distract us from the important moral and cultural stories of the way these channels are warping our...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 2:00 PM
It's almost a year since "Larry King Live" signed off CNN as the longest-running interview show. Larry King had been at the helm for 25 years and CNN estimates he interviewed over 50,000 guests. On this Sunday's "PIX 11 Newscloseup," King gets to sit on...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 10:39 AM
For Larry King, the death of Osama bin Laden provided an awakening.
The veteran talk show host had been nudged toward the door by CNN in 2010 after 25 years of interviewing such titans as Frank Sinatra, Tom Cruise and Barack Obama. After that, King had...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 10:45 AM
First Amendment Blues: (1) A bar in Horry County, S.C., named the Suck Bang Blow filed a lawsuit in May challenging the county's new ordinance prohibiting motorcyclists' "burnouts" (engine-revving with back-tire-spinning, creating smoke — and...
| Oct 11, 2012
John Edward is the internationally renowned psychic and his television show, CROSSING OVER continues to be one of the top rated syndicated shows in over 100 countries.
Edward is also a bestselling author of both fiction and nonfiction. All six of his...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 3:44 PM
“PIX11 NEWS CLOSEUP” will mark its 20th year on the air with its 970th broadcast on Sunday, October 28th. The recipient of numerous awards, including three Emmy Awards, “PIX11 NEWS CLOSEUP” has a loyal following of viewers who...
| Dec 30, 2010
After the coffee. Before checking the expiration date of everything in the fridge. The Skinny: When Christmas and New Year's Day fall on a Saturday it doesn't feel like a holiday, just a shorter weekend. My brothers on the editorial......
| Jan 4, 2011
Anderson Cooper's fans are going to see a lot of him the next few weeks. A special edition of "Anderson Cooper 360" has moved into the 9 o'clock weeknight slot, replacing "Larry King Live" reruns....
| Jan 6, 2011
TLC, the home of Kate Gosselin and Sarah Palin, will showcase disgraced evangelist Ted Haggard in the special "Ted Haggard: Scandalous." The program will debut at 10 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 16....
| Jan 6, 2011
The winter 2011 edition of the Television Critics' Assn. press tour got busy today in Pasadena with presentations from Turner Communications' networks, Playboy, BET, and Discovery Communications. Rob Corddry took the stage with the cast (including Megan...
| Jan 6, 2011
Whether you have kids or not, chances are that if you watch TV regularly you've heard of the mini Disney phenom that is "Phineas and Ferb." In the cartoon, two stepbrothers (one is a brilliant Brit, the other a spunky......