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Norman Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Norman Horowitz

TV talking heads have learned to entice their listeners to listen by being as outrageous as they wish to be.

Limbaugh: I Get High Ratings From 'Being Positive' (VIDEO)

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

On Fox News last night, Rush Limbaugh noted Aug. 1 marks his 21st anniversary of being on air. When host Greta Van Susteren asked him what his "secret...

Carrie Prejean Speaks With Rupert Murdoch About Joining Fox News

Matthew Filipowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Matthew Filipowicz

We have obtained exclusive footage of Carrie talking about that very subject with News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch. Take a look.

Cheney's Support Of Gay Marriage: A Seismic Shift

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

A former Vice President who is emerging as the primary voice in the GOP, a party dependent on the support of right wing Christians, has said he is for gay marriage. It gives me hope.

Dick Cheney Passes the Keys to the Dungeon to Daughter Liz

Matthew Filipowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Matthew Filipowicz

If Liz chooses to follow in her dad's footsteps, she will have some pretty big and pretty evil shoes to fill. That's why it's important for Dick to ease her in. Keep her from being too evil, too soon.

Megyn Kelly Fox News' "Rising Star," Leading Candidate To Replace Greta: NYT

TV Decoder | Brian Stelter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Megyn Kelly, a morning co-host who is considered a rising star at Fox, is the leading candidate to replace Ms. Van Susteren at 10 p.m., according to t...

Greta Van Susteren Defends Her Husband's Consulting Work For Sarah Palin

New York Times | BRIAN STELTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Even by the standards of cable news, Greta Van Susteren is an outsize personali...

How Greta Van Susteren Saved Ana Marie Cox's Life On Amtrak Train

US News & World Report | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Although CNN's Sanjay Gupta rejected his offer of the surgeon general's job, President Obama shouldn't give up looking at TV news personalities for in...

Jason Linkins

John Ziegler, Palin Activist, Arrested At Katie Couric Award Ceremony (VIDEO) [UPDATE: USC Responds] | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Documentary filmmaker John Ziegler, who's hard at work fighting Sarah Palin's last battles for her, appeared On The Record with Greta Van Susteren, wh...

Warning: This Tea May Cause Severe Damage to Journalistic Integrity

Karl Frisch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Karl Frisch

Organizers of these tea-party protests have no bigger cheerleader (or crowd-builder, for that matter) than Fox News, which has provided attendance and organizing information for the events on air and online dozens of times.

Rachel Weiner

Greta Van Susteren Rips Politico For Alleging She Advises Palin: A "Hit And Run" | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Old friends of Sarah Palin think her new, inexperienced advisers are doing the governor harm, Politico reported Sunday. Interviews with Alaska and...

Sarah, Greta & Scientology--Part II: Van Susteren Doth Protest Too Much

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Geoffrey Dunn

There are some serious journalistic conflicts of interest taking place here, and Van Susteren is either being duplicitous or disingenuous to characterize them as "silly."

Palin Pallin' Around with Scientologists: Todd & Sarah & John & Greta

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

At best, what's going on is a journalistic conflict-of-interest on behalf of Van Susteren; at worst, it's a sleazy, national power play by a couple of practitioners of Scientology.

Greta: My Husband Is Not A Paid Palin Adviser, But He Gives Her Advice

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Fox News' Greta Van Susteren responded on her blog to the story that her husband, Washington lawyer John Coale, is an adviser to Sarah Palin. Van Sus...

Imagine the Reaction If It Were Olbermann

Mark Nickolas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mark Nickolas

It's incredible how quickly CNBC is rivaling Fox News when it comes to conflicts of interest and as a bastion of biased and partisan news.

John Coale, Greta Van Susteren's Husband, Advising Sarah Palin

The Fix/Washington Post | Chris Cilizza | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

So, who are the figures charged with guiding Palin's political image in Washington? Here's the lineup based on our conversations with informed strateg...

The Curious Case of Bristol Palin

Kate Clinton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Kate Clinton

Has Bristol Palin weighed in on the Octomom? She said she wants to be an advocate for teen pregnancy, even though we already have a pretty good record in that category.

Media Drunk Tank: A Spendulus for the Rest of Us

Joseph Minton Amann and Tom Breuer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Joseph Minton Amann and Tom Breuer

Oh, the folks at Fox News are a witty group. They somehow manage to combine Aryan good looks with the comedic sensibility of a Rush Limbaugh...or maybe Gallagher's brother.

Greta Van Susteren May Shut Down Blog

Gretawire | Greta van Susteren | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Because I promised you the behind the scenes, I figure I should alert you to the fact there is a good chance that I will shut down GretaWire soon. As...

Greta Van Susteren Defends MSNBC Ratings Same Day MSNBC Announces Plans To Compete At 10PM

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Fox News' Greta Van Susteren is well-known for taking to her blog to trash her former network, CNN. But last week she took the odd step of defending ...

Dickipedia: Greta Van Susteren

Dickipedia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Greta Van Susteren (born June 11, 1954) is a lawyer turned journalist, journalist turned TV personality, TV personality turned babbling idiot in the p...

Greta Van Susteren Slams CNN For Insulting Sarah Palin

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Greta Van Susteren has taken to her blog, GretaWire, to again hit CNN — this time for insulting Sarah Palin publicly and privately issuing an apolog...

Greta Van Susteren Slams CNN Over Holiday Layoffs: "No 'Heroes' In Management There!"

Huffington Post | Nicholas Graham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Fox News Greta van Susteren has some harsh words for her former employer CNN after hearing that the network is laying off people right before the holi...

Georgia on Her Mind....But Sarah Palin Has Trouble Lurking Around the Corner

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

Georgia, Georgia, no peace I find... --Ray Charles No sooner had she committed to hunkering down in Alaska to "...

Greta Van Susteren's Dream Job: Running Internet News Site

GretaWire | Greta van Susteren | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

I love my job but from time to time think about the future (I can be a dreamer)....what is next? what would be fun for me? Every day I have a differen...