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Stewart Hammers Fox News For Cutting Off Obama's GOP Q&A (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

President Obama's Q&A with House Republicans on Friday was "somewhat unprecedented in our pre-staged, kabuki political culture," noted Jon Stewart dur...

Local News Starting Early To Compete For Viewers

nytimes.com | JAMES BARRON | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Three of the four major broadcast networks have been coping with ratings declines since the start of the television season in September. But Mr. Primo...

Idol Season 9: Auditions -- Dallas

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

American Idol finally has a breakout star this season. Unfortunately, it's not an unknown talent but the very popular TV, movie and Broadway star Neil Patrick Harris.

Supreme Court Ruling Pins Big Business vs. Big Government in 2010 Elections

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joan E. Dowlin

I think we are on very dangerous ground here. Who's to say major corporations will not attempt to "control thoughts" of the electorate by pumping huge amounts of money into campaigns and elections?

Conan On Fox? Fox Ready To Swoop In: New York Post

New York Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

FOX is set to move fast to pick up Conan O'Brien for a rival late-night show, according to sources. Talks between O'Brien and Fox could start as e...

Conan O'Brien and NBC Divorced: Our Long National Nightmare Is Over

Charles Feldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Charles Feldman

The past few weeks, late night television has never been funnier. Or, more vindictive. Conan O'Brien taking shots at Jay Leno and NBC. David Letterman taking shots at NBC and Jay Leno.

Idol Season 9: Auditions -- Orlando

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

I thought Tuesday might have been a fluke, so I held off on trumpeting it. But it happened again Wednesday. Idol scored 26.1 million viewers on Tuesday and 26.7 million viewers on Wednesday.

What's on TV, Mom?

Amy Nebens and Jara Negrin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Amy Nebens and Jara Negrin

We've previewed, pored over, and pondered the latest TV offerings so we can reveal the best shows to watch with your offspring and which are the best ones to stay up for after they're tucked in to bed.

Conan O'Brien calls, The Jobs Whisperer, Stephen Viscusi for career advice, and hears these words: "Think Katie Couric": The Grass Is Not Always Greener!

Stephen Viscusi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Stephen Viscusi

By Stephen Viscusi I sit and daydream about the number of celebrities who have been calling me lately for career advice. Ever since "Up in the Ai...

Conan O'Brien calls, The Jobs Whisperer, Stephen Viscusi For Advice on His Next Career Move!

Stephen Viscusi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Stephen Viscusi

By Stephen Viscusi I sit and daydream about the number of celebrities who have been calling me lately for career advice. Ever since "Up in the Ai...

Idol Season 9: Auditions -- Chicago

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

One hour felt like two hours in Chicago where talent was thin on the ground. As a result, the judges were so relieved to hear people that didn't suck, they let some through that didn't deserve it.

Huh?

Dave Hackel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Dave Hackel

Everyday the news is filled with statements that just don't make any sense. I write them down and then I study them later. Many still puzzle me. Maybe you can help me make sense of them.

Fox Loves Conan, But Can't Talk To Him Yet

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

PASADENA, Calif. — If "Tonight" show host Conan O'Brien decides he doesn't want to shift back to a post-midnight time slot at NBC, Fox executive...

Fox Should Pay Obama for Pitching It

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Some Democrats recognize that Obama's making a cardinal blunder in propping up Fox through the backdoor with his attacks. Fox, of course, giddily loves every swipe that he takes at it.

Who Won Time Warner Cable vs Fox War? (I Know Who Lost: Subscribers)

deadline.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Jeez, my cable bill is more and more resembling the national debt. So anything that anyone can do to hold down what we have to pay has to be commended...

Jessica Simpson's Weight Mocked In Fox NFL Skit (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

UPDATE 2: Fox Apologized A rep for Fox tells Usmagazine.com in a statement: "Burger King Corp. [the sponsors] did not have any editorial input in the...

Free TV In Trouble

AP | ANDREW VANACORE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — For more than 60 years, TV stations have broadcast news, sports and entertainment for free and made their money by showing commercial...

David Letterman, Sons of Anarchy, Grey's Anatomy, Dexter: Random Reflections on the Opening Weeks of the Fall TV Season

Ed Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ed Martin

The most-improved broadcast series of the new season is Grey's Anatomy, and the most improved on basic cable is FX's gritty, riveting Sons of Anarchy.

Fox To Carry Obama Primetime Speech Live

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — A number of TV networks are announcing plans for live coverage of President Barack Obama's speech at the U.S. Military Academy at Wes...

Louisville's Nicole Fox Is America's Next Top Model

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Louisville resident and University of Colorado sophomore Nicole Fox is America's next top model. Tyra Banks and a panel of judges chose Nicole for...

Animals Finding Food In The Winter (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

With winter fast approaching, plenty of furry animals are getting ready to handle the harshest snowy conditions. Check out these incredible shots of...

Fox's Barracuda Jumps the Shark

Warren Holstein | Posted 01.14.2010 | Comedy
Warren Holstein

I -- It was just a matter of time before more of that reflection of the people's uncomfortable ... ness that they feel towards this administration is manifesting in these poll numbers.

Cartoon: Nattering Naybobs and Noxious Nutballs

Shan Wells | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Shan Wells

With a few notable exception, broadcast news is a very scary place these days. What Edward R. Murrow would think of the current zeitgeist is unknowable, but we might hazard a guess.

Fox's 'Our Little Genius' Under Fire

nytimes.com | EDWARD WYATT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

LOS ANGELES Children can exhibit a remarkable ability to obsess about the most detailed subjects: train timetables, species of dinosaurs, the names of...

Ted Turner Would Fire Lou Dobbs

Linda Milazzo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Linda Milazzo

If Jonathan Klein were as responsible an executive as Ted Turner, and as conscientious a citizen as Ted Turner, he would be as concerned as Ted Turner about the danger of Lou Dobbs.