Wednesday, September 18, 2019

REPORT: GORE SELLING CURRENT TV

October 26, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Former Vice President Al Gore has put his Current TV up for sale, the New York Post reported today (Friday). It quoted CEO Joel Hyatt, a co-owner with Gore, as saying, “Current has been approached many times by media companies interested in acquiring our company. … This year alone, we have had three inquiries. As […]

JOY BEHAR BATTLES HLN CANCELLATION — ON HLN

December 16, 2011 by · 2 Comments 

Canceled by HLN, comedian Joy Behar has been making the most of her last days on the network by discussing the its decision to fire her during monologues on the show, during interviews with guests, and with messages on Twitter. Reporting on the cancellation, the New York Times observed today (Friday): “The Web, of course, […]

FIREWORKS AS O’REILLY GUESTS ON THE VIEW

October 15, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

In an unprecedented display of temper between opposing factions on a TV talk show, Joy Behar and Whoopi Goldberg walked off the stage of The View Thursday during an appearance by Fox News commentator Bill O’Reilly. The walkout came after O’Reilly, who was promoting his latest book, Pinheads and Patriots: Where You Stand in the […]

LENO: “CONAN GOT SCREWED; I GOT SCREWED.”

April 1, 2010 by · 2 Comments 

Jay Leno has acknowledged that Conan O’Brien “got screwed” by NBC during its late-night shakeup this year. But he quickly added, “I got screwed” as well (although he did not explain how he had been mistreated by the network, given the fact that it reinstated him as host of The Tonight Show). Leno’s remarks came […]