NEW YORK — What was TV like in 2012? As with every year, it was a mix of the ridiculous and the sublime, the sacred and the profane. A TV-centric political season provided many memorable moments (President Barack Obama’s missing-in-action debate performance; Clint Eastwood’s empty-chair duet). Excellence persevered with series such as HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire” […]
Thursday’s special edition of “SNL” spoofed Mitt Romney and Fox News Channel. Watch …
Joe Williams, the Politico reporter suspended Thursday for inappropriate comments he made about Mitt Romney, said right-wing websites had distorted his remarks and used him to damage Politico’s brand.
The Fox News Channel producer credited with a four-minute video criticizing President Barack Obama is keeping his job — although he lost a chance to move to CNN.
NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel’s morning show on Wednesday twice aired a nearly 4-minute video that contrasted President Barack Obama’s words with negative statistics about his administration in a format that looked similar to a campaign advertisement. The liberal media watchdog Media Matters for America called the video “essentially a four-minute anti-Obama attack […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel commentator Geraldo Rivera said Friday that the hoodie an unarmed black teenager wore when he was killed in Florida is as much responsible for his death as the man who shot him. The veteran TV personality, speaking on “Fox & Friends,” waded in with an opinion on the […]
Keith Olbermann is at it again — going after Fox News Channel and its personalities with name-calling. This time, Keith’s calling Fox News — by far the leading cable news channel in terms of popularity (i.e. ratings) — a “political whorehouse.” The issue for Keith: Criticism leveled at the Operation Wall Street protesters by the […]
By Lucas Shaw NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – Friday marked the 15th anniversary of the Fox News Channel, and after 10 years as the most-watched network in cable news, what’s left to conquer? The networks. Having beat the original cable news channel, CNN, at its bread and butter of breaking news, Roger Ailes and his boys […]
By CHRIS TALBOTT NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Hank Williams Jr. is about to have his say. Williams’ has cut new song “I’ll Keep My …,” calling out “Fox & Friends” and ESPN after an interview last week on the Fox News talk show led to the end of his association with the sports network and “Monday […]
By The Associated Press Hank Williams Jr. is apologizing for using an analogy to Adolf Hitler in discussing President Barack Obama that prompted ESPN to pull his classic intro song to “Monday Night Football.” Williams said in a statement posted on Facebook and his website Tuesday that his passion for politics and sports “got the […]