Television

Television with an emphasis on Political Debates, Election results, Sunday News shows, ratings and Political Reality TV

Video: Fox News James Rosen Grills State Dept Jen Psaki on Benghazi

‘Why didn’t we pose as a reporter to capture him, then?’ Fox News correspondent James Rosen badgered State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki Tuesday afternoon regarding the overdue capture of Ahmed abu Khattalah, a key suspect in the 2012 Benghazi attacks. Psaki had previously told AP reporter Matt Lee that it should not come as a surprise that a suspected terrorist would be more likely to show up for an interview […]

Video: Chris Daughtry Apologizes for “Off The Clock” Comment

Chris Daughtry Apologizes for saying his was  “Off The Clock” when asked to sing a patriotic song on Fox and Friends to honor veterans on D-Day 70th anniversary. PLEASE WATCH. There aren't enough characters on twitter to express all I need to say. http://t.co/0rklUhhEsn — Chris Daughtry (@CHRIS_Daughtry) June 7, 2014 Our Reply @CHRIS_Daughtry don't sweat it brother! You were caught off guard – this veteran accepts your heartfelt apology […]

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CNN’s Gain is Lemon’s Loss

I like Don Lemon. Liked him when he was a straight news anchor, liked him more when he started throwing in some opinion. Some of those opinions skewed to a conservative way of thinking, so my approval might be expected, but not so much. For me, if a person is willing to go against their own (presumed) orthodoxy, I’m more willing to hear criticism of mine. To my ear, such […]

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Fox Sean Hannity should have stayed out of Bundy Desert

 Sean Hannity did a wonderful job disavowing the comments of Cliven Bundy, the man he most recently made famous for refusing to pay grazing fees to the government. I truly believe that he is upset with Bundy’s comments, and that he regrets having those comments reflect poorly on the issue that concerns him. That issue is property rights, government overreach, and no small amount of eminent domain. It’s just too […]

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Meet the Press Meltdown? David Gregory gets Psych Help

Politico is reporting that NBC hired a psychological consultant to find out what makes Meet the Press host tick.  Seems MTP has been falling in the ratings and NBC wants to save the Sunday news show that started back in 1947. The Washington Post says that the MTP meltdown has alarmed top executives and NBCs new president, Deborah Turness, who is concerned that the 67 year old show is dying […]

Radical Progressive Sally Kohn: What I learned on Fox News

For a radical progressive who once harbored negative stereotypes about folks on the right, it was a turning point for me: Though Sean Hannity or Sarah Palin and I disagree profoundly on politics – they’re personable, kind, and human. If you want to persuade people, you can’t demonize them. By Sally Kohn In the fall of 2013, I gave a TED talk on what I learned as a progressive, on-air talking […]

GOP to DCCC Chair Steve Israel: Show me the Racists

On Sunday’s “State of the Union,” CNN’s Candy Crowley asked DCCC Chairman Rep. Steve Israel if he thought his Republican colleagues are racist. Israel responded, “Not all of them, no. Of course not. But to a significant extent, the Republican base does have elements that are animated by racism.” Via –  Breitbart According to Breitbart, NRCC’s Digital Press Secretary Andrew Clark wants Steve Israel to Show him the Racist Republicans the left […]

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CNN Scores Mike Rowe to compete with Fox News Megyn Kelly

Mike Rowe’s new series Somebody’s Gotta Do It brings viewers face to face with men and women who march to the beat of a different drum. In each episode, Rowe visits unique individuals and joins them in their respective undertakings, paying tribute to innovators, do-gooders, entrepreneurs, collectors, fanatics – people who simply have to do it. This show is about passion, purpose, and occasionally, hobbies that get a little out […]

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CBS: Stephen Colbert to Replace David Letterman

The CBS Television Network today announced that Stephen Colbert, the host, writer and executive producer of the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning “The Colbert Report,” will succeed David Letterman as the host of THE LATE SHOW, effective when Mr. Letterman retires from the broadcast. The five-year agreement between CBS and Colbert was announced by Leslie Moonves, President and CEO, CBS Corporation, and Nina Tassler, Chairman of CBS Entertainment.       Letterman, the legendary, […]