A prominent British TV presenter said Wednesday that CNN talk show host Piers Morgan gave him a primer on phone hacking, a revelation that suggests he knew a fair amount about how the shady practice was carried out.
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Miss Piggy and Kermit — and the very smart Muppeteers who operate them — were doing a press junket in England last week to promote the release of the film, and a reporter asked them about the Fox News host who said “The Muppets” had a left-wing agenda.
WASHINGTON — NPR’s quiz show “Wait Wait … Don’t Tell Me” is making the leap from radio to television. The show debuts Friday evening on BBC America. The first show… More
By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Alec Baldwin’s decision to bail on Sunday night’s Emmy Awards was no joke. Or rather, it wasn’t over the cutting of a joke… More
LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Channel 4 said on Friday it had commissioned a one-off television comedy about the phone hacking scandal which forced the closure of the News of the… More
BY: JAKE COYLE NEW YORK – After remaining on the sidelines of Britain’s phone hacking scandal, Piers Morgan (“America’s Got Talent“) was finally drawn into it, defending himself and his… More
Jon Stewart’s impersonation of Glenn Beck’s particular brand of madness has become the stuff of legend, and on last night’s ‘Daily Show,’ he donned Beck’s signature glasses and mocked the… More
Looking like Bill O’Reilly and Sean Hannity might get you far at the Fox News Channel, but being an older woman might just find you on the other side of… More
Recently convicted/exonerated ex-goveror Rod Blagojevich returned to ‘The Daily Show with Jon Stewart’ and had a pretty combative interview with the host, after Stewart had a field day with Fox… More
Sean Hannity, the Fox News host and controversial conservative figure, has stirred things up yet again after being forced to scrap his plans for a broadcast Thursday night from a… More