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Who Shoved Ann 'Mama' Curry From the Train and Why?

Shelley Ross | Posted 12.05.2012 | Media
Shelley Ross

Curry tearfully told her viewers: "I'm sorry I didn't make it across the finish line." That's not true, she got to the anchor chair and here's where the mystery gets interesting. Ann Curry cannot be blamed for the current Today Show ratings problem.

Sarah Palin Naked

Michael Seitzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Seitzman

If you watched the Palin interview and weren't scared out of your mind, then you're mentally ill. What you are not is responsible, informed, thoughtful, mature, educated, empathetic, or remotely serious.

Going Rogue: Gotcha!

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe Peyronnin

Never underestimate how much shear chutzpah, ambition and attractiveness can get a person in this day and age. Try at least $1.2 million.

Charlie Gibson Marks Last Day At ABC News

AP | FRAZIER MOORE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — Considered one way, Charles Gibson's career in TV news seems to be a model of stability: 34 years logged with one employer, ABC. Ther...

Charlie Gibson "Shocked," "Angry" Over Diane Sawyer, Wanted George Stephanopoulos To Replace Him: New York Post

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The New York Post's Page Six reports Wednesday on supposed bad blood between Charlie Gibson and Diane Sawyer, and says the outgoing ABC "World News" a...

Charlie Gibson Signs Off From "World News" (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

By Frazier Moore, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) -- The final glimpse of Charles Gibson found him at his "ABC World News" anchor desk, surrounded by ...

The Irrefutable Stupidity of Sarah Palin

Cenk Uygur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Cenk Uygur

Why don't we call Newt Gingrich or Dick Cheney stupid? We don't make those charges against those people, because as much as we might not agree with them or like them, we know that they are not dullards.

Charlie Gibson: Can Diane Sawyer Keep Viewers After 'Buzz' And 'Attention' Fade?

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Charlie Gibson is going out with a bang — and is already casting doubts as to whether Diane Sawyer will succeed as his replacement. As Gibson k...

The Audacity of Dopes

Ian Gurvitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ian Gurvitz

No one did more damage to Sarah Palin than Sarah Palin. She was handed a national platform on which she could dazzle the country with her brilliance. And she winked, smirked, and crapped all over it.

Charlie Gibson's "World News" & ABC News Career Remembered (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Charlie Gibson, who retires tonight from ABC's "World News" after 34 years with the network, has spent this week looking back on his ABC career. Thur...

Charlie Gibson's Final "World News" Broadcast Set For December 18

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Charlie Gibson will sign-off as anchor of ABC's "World News" on December 18, the network announced Tuesday. Diane Sawyer will assume the anchor's cha...

How To Find a Job in 2010

Stephen Viscusi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Stephen Viscusi

It is time, to figure out how to re-invent yourself for 2010. Desperate times call for desperate measures.

ABC News Readies For Quiet Transition From Gibson To Sawyer

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — This may come as a surprise, but ABC's Charles Gibson is retiring at the end of next week and Diane Sawyer will replace him as "World...

Health Care, Character, Journalism, and America's Future

Steven G. Brant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Steven G. Brant

President Obama called on America's journalists -- and the media executives for whom they work -- to recommit themselves to the standards of journalism that Walter Cronkite practiced.

Sept. 7, 2009, News Update

Richard Valeriani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard Valeriani

Israeli government approves construction of hundreds of new homes in occupied West Bank. How do you say, "Up yours, Obama " in Hebrew?

Charlie Gibson "Livid" Over Choice Of Diane Sawyer As Replacement: Report

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Daily Beast's Rebecca Dana reports that Charlie Gibson is "livid" over the choice of Diane Sawyer as his replacement on ABC's "World News." Dana ...

What to Expect From - And For - Diane Sawyer

Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Rachel Sklar

Charlie Gibson leaving ABC's World News after only a few years in the top spot is news, but is shaking no foundations. It's also not at all surprising who is replacing him: Diane Sawyer.

Brian Williams: Charlie Gibson "A Pro," Diane Sawyer "Legendary"

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

"NBC Nightly News" anchor Brian Williams, who stands firmly atop the evening news ratings race, released a statement on the news that Diane Sawyer wil...

Charlie Gibson's Announcement E-Mail: "I Love This News Department...To The Depths Of My Soul"

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Below is the text of the e-mail Charlie Gibson sent to colleagues at ABC's "World News" announcing his departure from the program. He will retire in ...

Diane Sawyer Replacing Charlie Gibson As ABC "World News" Anchor

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Diane Sawyer will replace Charlie Gibson as ABC "World News" anchor, the New York Post's Michael Starr first reported. Sawyer will become the second ...

Prediction: Katie Couric's Report on Texting Will Save More Lives Than Her Campaign on Colon Cancer. And Guess What? It Will Save Your Job as Well!

Stephen Viscusi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stephen Viscusi

Texting is worse than a personal phone call. Have you even been in a retail store, such as Starbucks or McDonald's, and seen an employee texting? How do you feel?

Obama Backtracks Calling Police Action Stupid: Was It Moderation or Is Obama Becoming the First Wimp?

Michael Russnow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Russnow

The fact that our president won't stand behind his words when they become controversial makes me quite concerned about his future.

Jason Linkins

Iowa Is Curious Outlier On All Time Magazine Polls

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Iowa seems to have a tortured relationship with Time Magazine polls! In the Trusted Newsman poll, Iowa results favored Katie Couric, by a wide margin. But the overall results placed Couric in last place.

Jason Linkins

Online Poll: Jon Stewart Is America's Most Trusted Newsman

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Well, in a result that he will probably accept as downright apocalyptic for America, The Daily Show's Jon Stewart has been selected, in an online poll...

Obama Hosts ABC News At The White House For Health Care Forum (VIDEO)

ABC News | JAKE TAPPER and KAREN TRAVERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

ABC News: by Jake Tapper and Karen Travers President Obama struggled to explain today whether his health care reform proposals would force normal A...