Campaigning on the Tube: Republican Adventures in TV Land

NEW YORK — From late-night comedy shows to cable news interviews, free media exposure has proved influential in defining the Republican presidential candidates and setting the dynamics of the primary race, especially for lower-tier hopefuls lacking cash for TV ads. The turn toward free media, and Twitter, too, may have come at the expense of […]

Continue Reading

Former Stewart Foe Rick Sanchez Now Defends Him

Former CNN anchor Rick Sanchez still has Jon Stewart on his mind, nearly nine months after Sanchez lost his job after he lashed out at Stewart in a satellite radio interview. In a blog he posted just last week on his personal Web site, Sanchez came to Stewart’s defense in the face of criticism Stewart’s […]

Continue Reading

Jon Stewart Keeps Feud Alive with New Anti-Fox Comments

The feud that will not go away continued Monday night as Jon Stewart responded to Chris Wallace after Wallace reacted to Stewart commenting about him after Wallace interviewed Stewart on Fox News Channel nine days ago. Got that? It’s OK if you don’t – we’ll break it down for you, starting with Monday night’s “Daily […]

Continue Reading

Stewart Taunts Fox News for Editing His Sunday Appearance

Jon Stewart couldn’t let his Sunday appearance on Fox News Channel pass without launching a withering commentary about it on his own “Daily Show.” Stewart opened his show Monday night on Comedy Central by criticizing FNC for the way his interview – with Chris Wallace on “Fox News Sunday” – was edited for broadcast. Stewart […]

Continue Reading