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6 hrs ago | Accuracy In Media

NBC News President Ignites a Firestorm by Saying Division Had "Gone To Sleep"

NBC News president Deborah Turness has ignited a firestorm by saying that the news division hadn't kept up with the times and had "gone to sleep," leading to its current ratings woes.


Related Topix: US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Entertainment, Television, Tom Brokaw, Today

16 hrs ago | FishBowl

Morning Media Newsfeed: Sawyer Signs Off World News | Freed Journalist Arrives in U.S.

Diane Sawyer Signs Off World News : 'I'll See You Right Back Here on ABC News, Very Soon' In what may be the most subdued evening news transition since John Chancellor handed off NBC Nightly News to Tom Brokaw and Roger Mudd in 1982, Diane Sawyer signed off World News Wednesday night.


Related Topix: NBC Nightly News, Entertainment, Television, California, MD

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Crooks and Liars

John McCain Teaches Chuck Todd How To Host His New Show

Chuckles the Todd intends to show "both sides" and magically end DC gridlock. Todd seems to forget that McCain and his party are hell bent on destroying America.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, The Daily Rundown, Entertainment, Television, US Governors, Sarah Palin


John McCain: Says he holds the record for 'most appearances on ' Meet the Press'.'

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., has a few pointers for Chuck Todd, who takes the helm of NBC's Meet the Press on Sept.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Joe Biden

Next 25 Articles

The Obama administration is reportedly attempting to bypass congressional ratification for an international move called a "sweeping international climate change agreement."


Related Topix: The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Seinfeld, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Senate, John McCain, Republican

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Washington Monthly Contributor Presents List of Panelists He Wants Banned on MTP

Diversity of political opinion must not be permitted. Expressing this deep fear is Washington Monthly contributor Ed Kilgore who is worried about a politically diversified panel at the post David Gregory Meet The Press.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

Daily Kos

Meet the Press wants to get 'edgier'

Her new vision for "Meet the Press" includes adding a regular panel of journalists who will question guests, something of a return to the venerable show's original format.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, US Politics, John McCain, US News, Rick Perry, US Governors, Barack Obama

Chuck Todd 'Going to Bring Back Heart, Good Taste, Fairness' to 'Meet the Press'

Appearing at the end of MSNBC's The Daily Rundown on Tuesday, NBC News NASA correspondent Jay Barbree wished host Chuck Todd good luck in becoming moderator of Meet the Press, hailing the chief White House correspondent: "...when God was making Chuck Todd, he was disturbed for a moment, he got distracted, and he looked back and he'd made his heart ... (more)


Related Topix: The Daily Rundown, Entertainment, Science / Technology, NASA

Mon Aug 25, 2014

NBC: Is Criticism of Obama Vacation 'Just Politics As Usual'?

On Monday's NBC Today , fill-in co-host Tamron Hall asked incoming Meet the Press moderator Chuck Todd if all the criticism of President Obama's vacation in Martha's Vineyard amid numerous crises was "just politics as usual."


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, US News, George Bush

NBC News President: Meet the Press 'Needs More Edge'

Deborah Turness , now finishing her first year as president of NBC News, defended the exit of ousted host David Gregory to the New York Times and roughly outlined her vision for the show's future.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Tim Russert

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Wall Street Journal

Sunday Talk Preview: ISIS Threat, Ferguson

The growing threat from Islamic State militants after the killing of journalist James Foley and the latest from Ferguson, Mo., are expected to be discussed on this Sunday's news shows.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Rogers, Entertainment, Television, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul, State of the Union, Lindsey Graham, Jack Reed, Democrat

Sat Aug 23, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Williams' Ratings Streak Has Network News Shuffling

The television business can be humbling, even nearly 10 years after Williams succeeded Brokaw as NBC "Nightly News" anchor.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Tom Brokaw, NBC Nightly News

Fri Aug 22, 2014

United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

David Gregory's Jewish book plans

David Gregory attends NBC News Education Nation Job One Panel Discussion at Georgia Aquarium on May 7, 2012 in Atlanta.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, US News

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Fairfield Citizen-News

The 2014-15 season at Fairfield University's Quick Center promises to deliver a mixture of international artists with performances in music, theater and dance, bringing back some of the arts center's popular series in addition to new productions.


Related Topix: Fairfield University, Theater, Arts, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, The National, Recreational Vehicle, Award


'Meet The Press' Drops In Demo With David Gregory Out

We will never know if allowing David Gregory to say so-long to viewers on Meet The Press would have goosed the show's ratings last weekend but we know for sure that last Sunday's MTP , sans Gregory, who'd been kicked to the curb on Thursday , resulted in a 2% demo ratings drop, week to week.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, This Week With George Stephanopoulos, Ferguson, MO

David Gregory Is Writing a Book

David Gregory , acrimoniously ousted as host of NBC's Meet the Press in August, is working on a book.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Day

NBCa s Brian Williams taking on new competition

Wearing shades as he walked back to work following a pizza lunch recently, Brian Williams ducked into Rockefeller Center and passed a tour guide who noted the celebrity sighting to his group: "Ladies and gentlemen, there's Tom Brokaw."


Related Topix: Life, Food, Pizza, Entertainment, Television, Tom Brokaw, NBC Nightly News, CBS Evening News

Tue Aug 19, 2014

TV Newser

And Your Replacement for Chuck Todd on 'The Daily Rundown' is

On the heels of Chuck Todd 's appointment to "Meet the Press," we asked you who you think will replace him as anchor of MSNBC's "The Daily Rundown."


Related Topix: The Daily Rundown, Entertainment

Vanity Fair

David Gregory's Ready to Speak at Your Event, and Is Reportedly Writing a Book

Just days after NBC confirmed that Chuck Todd would replace David Gregory as the host of Meet the Press , the company that books Gregory's speeches e-mailed potential customers to alert them that its client is available for speaking engagements.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

Mon Aug 18, 2014

David Gregory Paid $4 Million to Leave NBC News ... Quietly

"Don't go away mad," an old saying goes, "just go away." That seems to be the case with David Gregory, who is receiving a grand total of $4 million to end his six-year tenure as host of the NBC News Meet the Press program.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Joe Biden, George Bush