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So when CNN CEO Chris Licht spent most of last week still getting lit up in the press & on social media for the infomercial he gifted Donald Trump earlier this month, Zaslav sprang into action to show Licht that he knows what it's like to be publically ridiculed And he did that by showing[...]
FOX "News": If CNN Can Do Trump, Why Can't We? Laura Ingraham Out?
Well, it looks like CNN's Donald Trump/Kaitlan Collins infomercial continues to be a gift that keeps on giving, with CNN CEO Chris Licht doing such a wonderfully horrible job that he's given FOX "News" an out for all of the free time back in 2020 they gave Trump to spew his nonsense But that's not all[...]
Doctor Who, Two and a Half Men, Titans S05 & More: BCTV Daily Dispatch
Making the BCTV Daily Dispatch menu board today? HBO's True Detective, CBS's Two and a Half Men, Twitter CEO Linda Yaccarino & Elon Musk, FX's Justified, HBO Max/Max's DC's Titans, James Gunn/Superman: Legacy, Jon Stewart/CNN, TNT's AEW Rampage, BBC's Doctor Who, The CW's Nancy Drew, NBC's Night Court, BBC's Ghosts, AMC's Fear the Walking Dead,[...]
By now, we've made it pretty clear that the Donald Trump/Kaitlan Collins infomercial from earlier this week was probably about as low as CNN CEO Chris Licht's once-proud news channel has gone since Warner Bros Discovery David Zaslav gave Licht his marching orders to make CNN a high-priced public access channel where any whackjob theory[...]
CNN CEO Licht on Trump Show: You're Welcome, America! Et Tu, Anderson?
The day after CNN hosted a televised pep rally for Donald Trump, the alleged news network continues to face backlash – and rightfully so But as CNN CEO Chris Licht sees it, we should be thanking him In an audio recording of the network's Thursday morning editorial call obtained by Deadline Hollywood, Licht can be[...]
Making the BCTV Daily Dispatch menu board today? Jensen Ackles/#SaveTheWinchesters, Paramount+'s Evil, NBC's Community, Elon Musk/Twitter, CBS's S.W.A.T., HBO's The Last of Us, James Gunn/DCU, STARZ's Heels, The CW's Superman & Lois, AMC's The Walking Dead: Dead City, Netflix's Black Mirror, STARZ's Outlander, FX's Justified: City Primeval, Apple TV+'s Foundation, FX/Hulu's The Full Monty, CNN/Donald[...]
CNN CEO Chris Licht Should Resign Over Donald Trump Disgrace: Opinion
You can't really blame Donald Trump or moderator Kaitlan Collins for the nightmare that was last night's town hall meeting on CNN any more than you can blame a steaming pile of poop for being a steaming pile of poop You know what you're getting With Trump, you're getting a twice-impeached former POTUS who attempted[...]
CNN Parts Ways with Don Lemon; "I Am Stunned" Ex-Morning Show Host
Following up on the news from earlier that primetime host Tucker Carlson had parted ways with FOX "News," CNN and morning show host Don Lemon have also "parted ways" – though Lemon is calling out the way the 24-hour news channel handled the move, alluding to there being "some larger issues at play" that led[...]
Now, Cranston is offering his take on Donald Trump's MAGA ("Make America Great Again") camping slogan and why it could easily be considered a racist belief based on the historical context of its use. Image: CNN Screencap "When I see 'Make America Great Again,' my comment is, 'Do you accept that that could possibly be construed as[...]
With a move on Wednesday that the 24-hour news channel reports left its staff shocked and reeling, CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker has tendered his resignation, citing his failure to disclose what he characterized as a "consensual relationship" with a colleague (with the resignation effective immediately). "As part of the investigation into Chris Cuomo's tenure at[...]
So The City of New York and CNN held the "We Love NYC: The Homecoming Concert" on Saturday to celebrate The Big Apple's reopening of its cultural life now that the COVID-19 pandemic has been defeated Well, except the Dela Variant showed us it hasn't been defeated But at least it would be an event[...]
LOS ANGELES - APRIL 26: Larry King at the celebrity chef, restaurateur Wolfgang Puck's Hollywood walk of fame star receiving ceremony at Hollywood Blvd on April 26, 2017 in Los Angeles, CA. (Image: Hayk_Shalunts /
Best known for his radio work and CNN show Larry King Live (which would go on to run for 25 years, 1985 to 2010), King's recent turns as a broadcaster included Ora Media shows Larry King Now and Politicking With Larry King The multimedia talent would go on to earn an Emmy in 1999 for his[...]
The official logo for AEW Dynamite on TNT
Trumps' refusal to accept the results of an election he lost like a bitch has wreaked havoc on wrestling ratings for months, but the cable news coverage accelerated when Trump's blatant lies about the election results cost Republicans control of the Senate, an event which was immediately followed the next day by a rally of[...]
CNN's Jake Tapper Really Loves DC Comics, Doesn't He?
Yesterday, commenting on Mike Pence's take on Donald Trump's speech to the media, CNN anchorman Jake Tapper tweeted out the observation "The VP always has the most affirming comments of what a fictitious President Trump might have said on Earth 2." The VP always has the most affirming comments of what a fictitious President Trump might have[...]
CNN was called out by Kirstie Alley over its COVID coverage. CNN wasn't having any of it. (Images: CNN/NBCU)
Not content with having powerhouses like Scott "C'mon! Who doesn't remember 'Cha-Chi'?" Baio and Jorge "Maybe Too Many Punches to the Head?" Masvidal out super-spreading Trump's argument for four more years, the PosTUS had such stellar athletes as Jack "I Played Gold Before There Were Talking Movies" Nicklaus, Jay *Yawn* Cutler, and Brett "Mom Jeans"[...]
FOX News Fires Anchor Ed Henry for "Willful Sexual Misconduct"
First joining the network as its chief White House correspondent in 2011, Henry would go on to serve as the network's chief national correspondent and anchor America's News HQ Weekend before replacing Bill Hemmer in 2019 on the three-hour morning program. Ed Henry from the CNN days (Image: CNN Screencap)   In a memo sent to all employees, FOX[...]
Spike Lee at the photocall for "Blackkklansman" at the 71st Festival de Cannes. Editorial credit: Featureflash Photo Agency /
The 94-second clip was posted to the director's Twitter page and was debuted on CNN in an interview with anchor Don Lemon, where Spike Lee said, "We are seeing this again and again and again This is the thing, the killing of black bodies, that is what this country is built upon." you can see[...]
Police arrest CNN correspondent Omar Jimenez and crew on live television
On the morning after another night of protest and rioting over the killing of unarmed black man George Floyd and only hours after Donald Trump tweeted a threat to have American citizens shot, CNN correspondent Omar Jimenez and his camera crew were arrested during a live broadcast from the streets of Minneapolis during the cable[...]
The Outpost Trailer Debuts, On Streaming Platforms, On Demand July 3
The Outpost, based on a book by CNN host Jake Tapper, has debuted its trailer The film is about a company in the Afghanistan War in 2009 embroiled in The Battle of Kamdesh The film is directed by Rod Lurie and written by Paul Tamasy and Eric Johnson The film stars Scott Eastwood, Caleb Landry[...]
Bill & Ted Face the Music Brings Old Friends, New Faces [Trailer]
Department of Veterans Affairs' Blog. CNN's Jake Tapper enlisted the help of friends from across the entertainment industry to arrange an extensive assortment of auction items to benefit Home for our Troops in November 2018 Franchise co-creator and screenwriter Ed Solomon had other ideas and went the extra mile in upgrading the tour with Tapper taking[...]
Jussie Smollett FULL Interview on alleged attack | ABC News Exclusive
Responding to CNN reporting late Saturday night from that actor/singer Jussie Smollett either arranged or played a planning role in his assault and was now the focus of Chicago Police's investigation, the Empire star's defense lawyers Todd S Pugh and Victor P Henderson pushed back on behalf of their client with the following statement: EMPIRE: Pictured[...]
REPORT: Citing "New Evidence," Chicago Police Believe Jussie Smollett Planned Attack [UPDATE]
Henderson and Todd Pugh. The investigation into the alleged assault on Empire star Jussie Smollett has possibly taken an unexpected turn on Saturday, with CNN reporting that two law enforcement sources with knowledge of the investigation have informed the news organization that Chicago Police believe Smollett orchestrated his attack. EMPIRE: Pictured L-R: Kaitlin Doubleday as Rhonda Lyon and Jussie[...]
Trump White House Will Not Seek to Revoke CNN/Jim Acosta Press Access
Kelly expired, The White House sent CNN's Jim Acosta a letter on Monday informing him that his press access was restored as well as outlining new rules for reporters Some of the rules outlined in the letter include limiting every reporter to one question, with follow-up questions allowed "at the discretion of the President or other[...]
CNN, Jim Acosta Granted Temporary Restraining Order in Trump Lawsuit
Kelly granted CNN and Jim Acosta's request for a temporary restraining Thursday morning, ordering President Donald Trump and The White House to reinstate the correspondent's press credentials Judge Kelly's decision was based on CNN and Acosta's Fifth Amendment claims, stating that The White House did not provide Acosta with any due process to legally revoke his access. While[...]
Fox News, More Support CNN in Trump/Acosta Lawsuit; White House Submits Brief (UPDATE)
***UPDATE*** Thirteen news groups/organizations have signed on to the following statement in support of CNN, including: The Associated Press, Bloomberg, Fox News, The Washington Post, First Look Media Works, Inc., Gannett, National Press Club Journalism Institute, NBC News, The New York Times, Politico, Press Freedom Defense Fund, E.W Scripps Company, and USA Today Network: "Whether the news of[...]