| Dec 27, 2012
| 1:56 PM
The chant began the instant the Colts' placekicker set foot on the field. From deep within Memorial Stadium, football fans growled his name in near-ritualistic delight.
RAAAOOOOL ... RAAAOOOOL.
Raul Allegre would save the day, they swore.
| May 10, 2013
| 2:19 PM
NBC has pulled the plug on "Rock Center," the prime-time news magazine hosted by "Nightly News" anchor Brian Williams, after just two seasons, the network said late Friday.
The cancellation of "Rock Center" is a blow to Williams and NBC's news unit,...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 4:37 AM
The partisan media madness started early Tuesday on the "Fox & Friends" morning show with host Steve Doocy somehow turning a report on midnight voting in Dixville Notch, N.H., into an attack on President Barack Obama for his handling of the September...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 1:14 PM
Last week, I wrote about HBO's "Game Change" right after screening the two-hour film about the 2008 presidential campaign of John McCain and Sarah Palin. You can read it here.
I described the film as "so political in so many good ways," and predicted...
| Feb 3, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Here's video from ABC News of Christiane Amanpour talking about her interview today with Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak. Since arriving in Egypt, Amanpour has certainly showed that she can still go out and get a story like few others in TV news....
| Jul 1, 2011
| 4:35 PM
One of the defining moments in television journalism occurred in November 1979, just days after Americans were taken hostage at the U.S. embassy in Iran. ABC launched a nightly half-hour national news program that aired at 11:30 p.m. to cover......
| Sep 30, 2011
| 4:33 PM
The Morning Fix is a collection of media headlines....
| Nov 16, 2010
| 2:56 AM
A suspension is proving good business for MSNBC and Keith Olbermann — at least in the short term.
The size of the combative liberal host's audience shot up in the days after his return from a two-day suspension for donating to three Democratic...
| May 12, 2012
| 1:27 PM
Katy McCabe spent six years in the Marines, including a 13-month tour in Iraq and two shorter stints in Afghanistan. So when she signed up for last year's Spartan Death Race, McCabe didn't think it would be more difficult than being in the military.
| Jan 20, 2012
| 9:58 AM
In November, I advanced one of CNN's debates with a piece hoping aloud that Wolf Blitzer would not let Newt Gingrich bully him as the the former Speaker of the House had been doing to other debate moderators.
Here's a bit of what I wrote:
And so it...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 2:10 PM
There must be chocolate in a dessert book and in her life, says "The Biggest Loser" cookbook author and chef Devin Alexander, who will be on the NBC show Tuesday, Nov. 8.
Her latest book on desserts features chocolate, including a devil's...