CNN’s Piers Morgan Confronts Larry King

Though much of the interview featured more love taps than punches, Piers Morgan did confront Larry King Wednesday night about remarks King made recently on a British radio show that seemed sharply critical of Morgan. Morgan, of course, is the host of “Piers Morgan Tonight,” the show seen weeknights at 9/8c on CNN that succeeded […]

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Reeling CNN Faces Uphill Climb in the New Year

For CNN, 2011 is shaping up as a make-it or break-it year. The battered granddaddy of cable news networks is finishing 2010 with its worst prime-time ratings since 1996. Even worse for CNN is how rapidly its audience is declining – an estimated 34 percent drop in prime-time viewership vs. 2009, according to several reports. […]

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NBC’s Late-Night Fiasco Tops 2010’s Stories

BY: JAKE COYLE NEW YORK – What began as a grand, highly promoted experiment in late-night, ended in a fiasco that made NBC a laughing stock and captivated the country. In January 2010, NBC sought to displace their newly crowned “Tonight Show” host, Conan O’Brien, by restoring Jay Leno to 11:35 p.m. O’Brien, however, didn’t […]

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Letterman’s Top Ten Things Overheard on Larry King’s Final Show

David Letterman saluted Larry King’s curtain call Thursday night with a playful “Top Ten Things Overheard on Larry King’s Final Show.” Watch below for Letterman’s spot-on King impression: [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/The-Late-Show-With-David-Letterman/90389/1700402485/David-Letterman—Larry-King-Top-Ten/embed 580 476] The “Late Show” host also had some fun at King’s expense during his monologue, airing a hilarious “Farewell Montage” featuring some of King’s […]

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CNN’s Larry King Exits After 25 Years

BY: DAVID BAUDER NEW YORK – Two presidents, four television news anchors and a 10-year-old son who looked ready to take dad’s place behind the microphone turned out to bid Larry King farewell as he pulled the curtain down on his CNN talk show “Larry King Live” Thursday after 25 years. King, 77, was serenaded […]

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