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CNN CANCELS SPITZER’S IN THE ARENA

July 6, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Eliot Spitzer has left the arena. Or In the Arena, the name of his retitled show. CNN, which hoped to mount an effective opposition to Fox News’s Bill O’Reilly at 8:00 p.m. by initially pairing Spitzer with conservative columnist Kathleen Parker, then handing the entire hour to him, announced today that it is dumping the […]

CNN LOSES MORE VIEWERS DURING 8:00 P.M. HOUR

March 4, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

What does the new hour-long show that replaced CNN’s Parker Spitzer look like now that Parker is gone? Well, as it turns out, there haven’t been a lot of people curious enough to find out. Indeed, instead of the usual “curiosity boost” for a new show, ratings have fallen for In the Arena, which has […]

PARKER OUT, SPITZER STAYS AT CNN

February 25, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

CNN has ousted Kathleen Parker from the program she has hosted with Eliot Spitzer for the past four months, the New York Times reported today (Friday). The cable news network said that the program will be reformatted and retitled In the Arena, with an ensemble group, including newsmakers, guests and contributors joining Spitzer. Beginning Monday, […]