By Tim Kenneally Stop the presses; Sarah Palin actually has something positive to say about the media. Former vice presidential candidate Palin weighed in on the exit of MSNBC personality Martin Bashir — who parted ways with the network Wednesday after making caustic remarks about Palin — on Thursday, saying that she found the media’s […]
“Bashir created great television,” the actor said.
Bashir had apologized to Palin and viewers.
Martin Bashir’s apology for graphic comments about Sarah Palin on MSNBC hasn’t ended questions about whether the remarks deserve punishment from his bosses, giving unwanted attention to a cable network dealing with sinking ratings along with loose-lipped hosts.
NEW YORK (AP) — Sarah Palin on Wednesday cancelled a scheduled interview with NBC’s Matt Lauer following MSNBC host Martin Bashir’s suggestion that she deserved a graphic punishment for comments made about slavery. An NBC executive who spoke on condition of anonymity because the person is not involved in booking “Today” show guests confirmed the […]
The host admits he went overboard in saying that the governor deserved to have someone “s**t in her mouth.”
The Fox Nation website has removed a column by conservative commentator Ann Coulter because it had a reference to killing the daughter of Sen. John McCain.
MSNBC invited viewers Wednesday to draw their own conclusions about whether the parent of a Connecticut school shooting victim was heckled at a legislative hearing but didn’t address criticism that it aired a deceptively edited video of the event.
It’s open season on Sarah Palin. TV commentators had a field day Tuesday riffing on Palin’s self-styled “One Nation” bus tour, in which she’s being trailed by dozens of reporters and camera crews all trying to find out if this Palin family “vacation” to some of America’s most historic sites means she’s running for president. […]
By DAVID BAUDER NEW YORK — Like guests who whisper asides to their friends from the back pews, the commoners in the media kept the mood lighthearted Friday as cameras captured every angle of the royal wedding of Britain’s Prince William and Kate Middleton. Millions followed the event throughout the world on television, their computers […]