Thursday Links and Open Thread

Monday Links and Open Thread

  • Friday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Bret Baier-Megyn Kelly 1-2-3.
  • Kornacki loses Up, Alex Wagner gets his slot, unbranding spreads.
  • More Morning Joe?!? Further changes may be in store at MSNBC.
  • TCG: A channel where breaking news doesn’t change everything.
  • F&F video: A look at Fox News Headlines radio.
  • Sirius/XM Fox News Headlines debuts today.  Greta on Laura Ingle.
  • This Week video: on Reagan.  Familiar names on top again.
  • Coop examines the secret life of teens.  Profile: Nancy Grace (v/CNNC).
  • Conspiracy theory about CNN spreads proves to be hoax.

Weekend Links and Open Thread

  • Your Buzz videos: Obama politicizing
  • Reliable Sources videos: Larry Lessig, late night politics, gun violence.
  • Abby Huntsman hired as a Fox News reporter based in New York.
  • Concha: Megyn and Coop correct to avoid sharing shooter’s name.
  • Kelly File video: on media treatment of Melania Trump.
  • Wallenstein: Viewer reactions to Brian Williams’s return are mixed.
  • Brian Williams-led shooting coverage lifted MSNBC to…third place.
  • Q&A: Morgan Spurlock and branded content.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Your Buzz videos: Media

Thursday Links and Open Thread

  • Wednesday’s numbers: Megyn Kelly-O’Reilly-The Five 1-2-3.
  • Cable newsers scramble to cover shootings at Oregon campus.
  • Throwback Thursday: John Gibson talks about his
  • Video: critiques CNBC’s restrictive debate criteria.
  • Despite CNN’s best efforts, Joe Biden will not be in their debate.
  • CNNC: Jake Tapper talks about the debate he won’t be moderating.
  • Concha: Why Chuck Todd is having a good week.  The ticker is back.
  • Q&A: Richard Wolffe on the Global Citizen Festival; Lisa Ling‘s Life.
  • Q&A: Bill O’Reilly on Killing Reagan.  Gretchen Carlson at Liberty U.
  • CNNC: No, CNN didn’t ‘bench’ Jake Tapper; HLN extreme makeover.
  • Wemple: Sean Hannity demonstrates the power of ideological media.
  • Stelter: Megyn Kelly success justifies Ailes’s 2013 primetime shake-up.

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Wednesday Links and Open Thread

  • Tuesday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-Bret Baier 1-2-3.
  • Bill O’Reilly talks Trump and more with Katie Couric: 
  • HLN anchor can’t tell Snowden from Scissorhands.  Flashback.
  • Survey says: FNC most trusted cablenews source, MSNBC least.
  • CNBC debate will have fewer participants but more questioners.
  • Wolff: MSNBC’s ‘straight news’ is likely to be an embarrassment.
  • Amster: Many deserve that MSNBC job more than Brian Williams.
  • Battaglio: Trump bump lifts cable news, with Megyn sitting on top.
  • Changing of the guard? A new ‘number one’ takes over cable news.
  • Q3 2015 cablenews program ranker: Fox News holds top 14 slots.
  • Fox SiriusXM headline service launches next week. Q&A: Lisa Ling.
  • F&F video: with the Breitling jet aerobatic team.
  • Nancy Grace live show moves to afternoons.  Chris Bath to CNN?
  • Factor video: Trump returns to the no-spin zone
  • Funt: The most skilled, compelling pundits tend to be from the right.

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Weekend Links and Open Thread

  • Media Buzz videos: papal Trump
  • A ‘great week‘ at MSNBC: Colbert, Brian Williams, and Beyoncé.
  • Public defenders seek court order banning MSNBC cameras.
  • Wemple: The grass roots side with Fox News, not with Trump.
  • Ziel: How Jake Tapper and CNN ‘blew it‘ with the GOP debate.
  • Warren: Cable nets juggle multiple stories on a ‘split-screen day’.
  • Guthrie: NBC’s Lack happy with the ‘solid start‘ for Brian Williams.
  • Megyn Kelly moonlighting.  Fox News wins Facebook.  Sunday talkers.
  • Your Buzz videos: Jenna

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Friday Links and Open Thread

  • Thursday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-Bret Baier 1-2-3.
  • Flood: Brian Williams snags a win in the 25-54 demo for one hour.
  • Video: on media’s role in the Boehner resignation.
  • Ariens: Fox News unhappy with Lowry crack, but not ‘furious’.
  • MSNBC ratings tick up thanks to BriWi…or was it Pope Francis?
  • Krinsky: Joe Scarborough happy with MSNBC, ‘thrilled’ with BriWi.
  • Chariton: What cablenewsers can learn from Pope Francis’s speech.
  • Friday special: Losing Faith in America?  Video: Bill Hemmer
  • ICN somewhat unconvinced by Sherman’s latest ‘sources say‘ scoop.
  • Holograms? Old hat! CNN to offer the Dems’ debate in virtual reality!

Wednesday Links and Open Thread

  • Tuesday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-Bret Baier 1-2-3.
  • Special Report video: The to latest Trump ploy.
  • Concha: In love and war, who needs the other more…Fox or Trump?
  • FNC: Trump began ‘boycott’ when we cancelled his Factor interview.
  • Trumper tantrum: The Donald says no more Fox appearances?!  More.
  • CNN anchor suggests the Pope supports Bernie Sanders’s platform.
  • Wemple: Trump’s anti-Fox tirade a sure sign he’s feeling the heat.
  • Fillmore: John Walsh is now spokesman for The Justice Network.
  • Why Chris Wallace won’t let Trump phone it in.  Weekend numbers.
  • Steinberg: Cable newsers hope to find glory in coverage of Papal visit.
  • Farhi: Williams protected by a ‘cone of silence‘.  Steel: The ‘halo effect‘.
  • Milbank: CNN created Fiorina; Miringoff: FNCNN screwed Scott Walker.

Tuesday Links and Open Thread

  • Monday’s numbers: O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-Bret Baier 1-2-3.
  • Today video: Bill O’Reilly with Matt Lauer part one, part two.
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live videos: Bill O’Reilly
  • Trump twitter tirade targets Fox News.  Greta to Trump: knock it off.
  • CNN viewership drops 97% after debate.  Errol Barnett gets citizenship.
  • Concha: BriWi’s return will be met with a mix of acceptance and apathy.
  • Farhi: Brian Williams is back.  Malone: Is Williams an insult to MSNBC?
  • Steel: Williams return part of MSNBC’s focus on daytime ‘straight news’.
  • Q&A: MSNBC’s Ed Go on how Shift happens.  Joy-Ann Reid makes book.
  • Dianne Gallagher to CNN Newsource.  CNBC’s Kudlow close to running.
  • Kelly File video: on legal jeopardy for Ahmed and family.
  • Manning: CNN debate a mud wrestling match.  Somerby: Wallace vs Carly.

Monday Links and Open Thread

Weekend Links and Open Thread

  • Media Buzz videos: The Trump
  • Reliable Sources videos: The debate, Brian Williams on MSNBC, Trump.
  • Cable news and post-partisan depression.  Erin Burnett to return.
  • Vanity Fair to the 2015 New Establishment list.
  • FNC signs Eboni K Williams as contributor; will be a Factor regular.
  • TCG: Again? CNN’s Dylan Byers doesn’t acknowledge Concha scoop.
  • Your Buzz videos: soft Fox call her
  • Michaela Pereira and ‘President Muhammad’.  Coop is snippy, then sorry.
  • Frivolous Lohan suit vs Fox News collapses; new reply filed in FBN matter.
  • Lean Forward: MSNBC skeds trophy hunting doc.  Sunday talkers: preview.

Thursday Links and Open Thread

  • Wednesday numbers: O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-Baier 1-2-3.
  • CNN staffers blast obsessive Trump coverage (v/CNNC).
  • New impartial MSNBC journalist is from Huffington Post.
  • Brian Williams will return to MSNBC on Sept 22.  Flashback.
  • Tuesday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-The Five 1-2-3.
  • CNN’s celebrity chef starts season six in Castro’s Cuba.
  • Harris Faulkner raises $3 million for Navy SEAL Foundation.
  • Has Coop’s quiz played its last lightning round?  Fox’s five weeks.
  • Wemple: Trump’s debate stunt is ‘compelling and inoffensive‘.  More.
  • Kelly File video: Judge Napolitano says six officers

Weekend Links and Open Thread

  • She’s got mail: Megan Kelly hears from fans, angry viewers.
  • Fox & Friends Weekend video: The Summer
  • Concha: Only one scenario makes sense for BriWi on MSNBC.
  • Stelter: Trump to appear on Fox after two-week hiatus.  More.
  • Media Buzz: The Carly Hillary
  • Reliable Sources: Summer of Trump, Hugh Hewitt, Fox vs BLM.
  • Schram: CNN has a chance to stage a real Presidential debate.
  • Trish Regan joins Jefferson Foundation.  Lisa Ling’s Life returns.
  • Battaglio: Nets want in on cable windfall.  Nichols’s NFL special.
  • Your Buzz videos: the
  • Latino group protests MSNBC cutback of Diaz-Balart’s Rundown.
  • The real reason CNN changed their debate criteria.  Sunday talkers.
  • Zurawik: Arwa Damon reports plight of refugees with power, passion.

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Friday Links and Open Thread

Tuesday Links and Open Thread

  • Monday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Shannon Bream-The Five 1-2-3.
  • Q&A: Shepard Smith on Katrina, the Fox News Deck, and BriWi.
  • The Donald on a Loop: MSNBC has been ‘all Trump since Sunday‘.
  • Trump vs Fox’s (and CBS’s) Luntz: feud heats up.  Weekend numbers.
  • CNN, MSNBC try to out-Trump each other.  Chris Cuomo’s a lifesaver.
  • Kirell: Sarah Palin to return to cable news on a nearly-invisible channel?
  • Not-so-humble brag: Hewitt says his debate will top FNC’s (via CNNC).
  • Zucker play: CNN to air ‘exuberant chronicle of hip hop/urban fashion’.
  • Late Night videos: Shep with Seth Meyers
  • New TBS/Burnett reality series will be cross-pollinated on CNN and HLN.
  • Zurawik: There’s a ‘smell of fear’ about the timid coverage given to Trump.