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Rick Perry Has A Pretty Terrible Excuse For Keeping His Opinion On Iraq Secret

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 06.19.2014 | Politics

Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) dodged questions about Iraq during a Wednesday appearance on CNN's Crossfire, suggesting that disclosing his opinions may ri...

Jack Mirkinson

UGH: CNN's Terrible Climate Change Segment

HuffingtonPost.com | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 05.07.2014 | Media

Tuesday's release of a massive and sobering government report on the effects of climate change in the United States gave the American media a chance t...

Cuccinelli: Christie Should Step Down From RGA Post

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

During a Tuesday appearance on CNN's "Crossfire," former Virginia attorney general and gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli (R) said New Jersey Gov....

If NORML Doesn't Fight Workplace Urine Testing for Legal Pot, Who Will?

Russ Belville | Posted 03.10.2014 | Politics
Russ Belville

It's 2014. We've got 58 percent public support. It's time to shift from "prohibition is bad" to "responsible marijuana use is normal." Please, NORML, don't let us down.

'Amateur Paleontologist' Gingrich Says 'Life Was Fine' When Planet Was Warmer

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R), who now hosts CNN's "Crossfire," said "life was fine" when the planet was "dramatically warmer" during the age...

Finding the Funny

George Heymont | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
George Heymont

Two recent low-budget productions demonstrated the trickiness of trying to wrestle a complicated story filled with complex characters into a manageable format that can hold its audience's attention while keeping to a reasonable time frame.

CNN's Unbelievable Response To Newt Gingrich Controversy

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 11.27.2013 | Media

CNN said Friday that Newt Gingrich is not in breach of its policies on financial contribution and disclosure--because the policy was different than pr...

Van, Don't Fail Me Now: Van Jones Followers Anticipate Crossfire Debut, Some Doubtful

Jordan Harris | Posted 11.16.2013 | Media
Jordan Harris

Jones fans hope he will not compromise his stance on controversial issues for the sake of the show's ratings and approval. But they'll just have to keep their fingers crossed. It's too early to put such pressure on Jones.

Jason Linkins

The Only Way The New Crossfire Will Hurt America Is By Boring It To Death

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 09.11.2013 | Media

On Monday night, CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker made good on his threat and returned "Crossfire," the show that Jon Stewart famously and accurate...

'Crossfire' Gets A Ratings Win

Posted 11.10.2013 | Media

CNN's revived "Crossfire" managed to top MSNBC in a key ratings category and grow the network's audience from the year before. The opening edition ...

'Crossfire' Debuts With Newt Gingrich, Stephanie Cutter

Posted 09.09.2013 | Media

"Crossfire" debuted on Monday, hosted by Newt Gingrich and Stephanie Cutter. The two co-hosts have been in rehearsals along with Van Jones and S.E...

CNN Changes Its Plans

Posted 09.04.2013 | Media

CNN is moving up the premieres of "Crossfire" and "AC360 Later" to Monday, September 9. The new lineup was originally scheduled to start September...

CNN Announces Big Shakeup

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 10.06.2013 | Media

CNN announced a series of changes to its schedule on Tuesday, adding new hours for Anderson Cooper and Wolf Blitzer and giving "Crossfire" an early ev...

CNN Hires Former ABC News Political Director For 'Crossfire'

TVNewser | Alex Weprin on July 29, 2013 12:03 PM | Posted 07.29.2013 | Media

CNN has hired David Chalian to be supervising producer of the “Crossfire” revamp, according to tweets sent by network talent, including Wolf Blitz...

We Must Do Better: Look at the Facts

Marian Wright Edelman | Posted 09.25.2013 | Politics
Marian Wright Edelman

The gun lobby has been enriching gun manufacturers at the expense of our children's safety for far too long. For years the National Rifle Association has blocked the truth and actively fought against the passage and enforcement of gun safety laws.

Crossfired

Reese Schonfeld | Posted 08.27.2013 | Media
Reese Schonfeld

I wish them all the best. God knows CNN needs a winner, and all of us need a newsier, better CNN. After all, I got fired for creating the show.

WATCH: This Is What 'Crossfire' Will Look Like

Posted 08.27.2013 | Media

Viewers who turned into CNN on Wednesday night got a taste of the new "Crossfire" returning to airwaves in a few months. After weeks of reports, t...

Major Change For 'Crossfire' Relaunch

Michael Calderone | Posted 08.26.2013 | Media
Michael Calderone

How the new "Crossfire" will differ from previous version.

IT'S OFFICIAL

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 06.26.2013 | Media

It's official—CNN is bringing back "Crossfire." After months of speculation, the network announced on Wednesday that the debate program will ret...

Jason Linkins

Terrible Revamp Of Terrible Show To Be Even More Terrible Than Anyone Imagined

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 04.24.2013 | Media

Way, way back in the day, CNN used to have this show called "Crossfire," because it was cheaper than actually reporting the news. Occupying an hour of...

CNN Reportedly Bringing 'Crossfire' Back In June

Posted 06.08.2013 | Media

"Crossfire" is reportedly returning to CNN in June, according to Deadline over the weekend. The report comes after last week's reports that the ne...

Booing the Golden Rule: How Adversarial Journalism Is Hurting America

Remy M. Maisel | Posted 04.17.2012 | Media
Remy M. Maisel

Aside from creating a false dilemma between two options when many others exists, even asking the question that way implies that the fact that we will be assassinating suspected terrorists oversees is already settled, and now the discussion is just a matter of deciding on the methods.

FBI Probed Geraldine Ferraro

NYCity News Service | Posted 01.09.2012 | Politics
 NYCity News Service

The FBI investigated Geraldine Ferraro after her historic run for vice president, questioning the Queens Democrat for five hours about how she financed her first election to Congress, documents show.

WATCH: '90s Toy Commercial Updated Awesomely

Posted 10.30.2011 | Comedy

Nostalgia for the 1990s has been appearing in droves, from MTV's reboot of "Beavis and Butt-Head" to Nickelodeon's '90s Nick bloc of programming to Ne...

Michael Calderone

CNN Makes Big Move In The Washington Bureau

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 07.17.2011 | Media

CNN executives searched far and wide for a new Washington bureau chief only to find one right back in the bureau. On Tuesday, CNN promoted network vet...