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  1. cable news
    In Praise of MSNBC’s Steve KornackiHe’s the best election night analyzer there is. He also might be a robot.
  2. cable news
    The Kavanaugh Hearings Gave MSNBC Its Biggest Daytime Ratings EverBut during Kavanaugh’s testimony, Fox News drew more viewers than MSNBC and CNN combined.
  3. a long talk
    MSNBC’s Ari Melber Wants to Bring Hip-hop to Cable NewsThe host of The Beat explains why “culture is everywhere” in the Trump era — especially the nightly news.
  4. Trump’s Briefing Book Includes ‘Screen Grabs of Cable News Chyrons’It has become so difficult to get the president to do his homework, aides have resorted to briefing him with printouts of cable news headlines.
  5. Trump’s State of the Union Ratings Show How Divided the Country Is Right NowIt’s almost comical.
  6. The Rachel Maddow Show Just Had Its Best Ratings Week EverMaddow beat her Fox News rival Sean Hannity by nearly 400,000 viewers.
  7. MSNBC’s Nicolle Wallace on Trump, Cable News, and Why Voters Are ‘Ripsh*t Mad’“This is not a partisan observation — people are out of their mind!”
  8. The Weirdest Thing About the New Kingsman Is Its Constant Cutaways to Fox NewsIn 2017, it’s wild to see Fox News presented as an ideologically neutral source of information.
  9. tv ratings
    Hillary Clinton Just Notched Another Popular Vote WinRachel Maddow’s interview with Clinton was the top-rated cable news broadcast last week.
  10. Why Are All These Reporters Standing Outside in the Middle of Hurricanes?Is it worth the ratings?
  11. the industry
    If You Want to See How Divided America Is, Look at Hannity and Maddow’s RatingsThe flagship broadcasts of Fox News and MSNBC finished in a near-tie last night.
  12. ouch
    Morning Joe Co-Host Believes ‘Everyone Should Ban’ Kellyanne Conway From News“It denigrates what we do.”
  13. advice
    Ask a Boss: The Cable News at My Office Is Giving Me Anxiety!You might be able to get medical accommodation.
  14. Report: The President Has Kicked His Habit of Live-Tweeting Morning JoeTrump has given up watching the MSNBC show every morning, to spend more time with his presidency.
  15. chat room
    Jim Gaffigan Breaks Down His Joke About Attractive Cable News AnchorsThe comic takes us inside his process in this transcript of Vulture’s new comedy podcast Good One.
  16. on politics
    Kellyanne Conway Is No Longer Welcome to Appear on Morning Joe“She’s just saying things.”
  17. the industry
    Nancy Grace Is Leaving HLN to Scold Viewers Somewhere ElseShe was the cable-news channel’s most popular personality.
  18. reproductive wrongs
    Cable-News Coverage of Abortion Is Wrong More Often Than It’s RightBut it sure leans to the right.
  19. Twitter Comedian Defends NSA-Leaker Edward Scissorhands on HLNWho knew you can’t trust a man named @fart for earnest social commentary?
  20. Don Lemon’s Interview With Talib Kweli Was Completely BonkersThat did not go as planned.
  21. Megyn Kelly Has Had Quite Enough of This Ferguson NonsenseCan we get back to the REAL stories?
  22. blowhards
    Terry Bradshaw Embarrasses Himself on Fox NewsDreadful, even by Fox News standards.
  23. Former CNN Employee Says He Was Fired for ‘Flamboyant’ Workplace Attire William Kane is suing the network for a cool $60 million.
  24. Shepard Smith Not As Lovable When Ordering DrinksHe reportedly had an incident with a waitress. 
  25. Anthony Weiner’s Backup Plan Was Always TVOr even radio.
  26. 4-Year-Old Mayor Gives Perfect MSNBC Interview, Could Not Care LessIce-cream shop!”
  27. Lawrence O’Donnell Vs. Julia Ioffe on RussiaThe MSNBC host “O’Reilly’d” the journalist over Snowden and Russia.
  28. MSNBC Explains It’s the ‘Place for Politics,’ Not Breaking NewsDon’t let the term “cable news” confuse you.
  29. Rep. Keith Ellison Yells at Sean Hannity for Six MinutesOne is a cable talking head, the other a congressman.
  30. mystery solved
    Why Fox News Anchors Wear So Much MakeupIt’s like a Broadway show for people with cataracts.
  31. profile
    After the Scandal: Krystal Ball’s Transparent LifeFrom political sex scandal to MSNBC host.
  32. Keith Olbermann Out at Current, Eliot Spitzer to Take OverThe network has fired its combative host and replaced him with New York’s disgraced ex-governor.
  33. Contessa Brewer to Disappear from MSNBC’s Daytime LineupShe’ll still appear on the weekends.
  34. Anderson Cooper Runs Smack Into Ratings Monster Bill O’Reilly in the Eight O’Clock HourEven though he went to Africa!
  35. Al Jazeera to Begin Airing on New York City Cable ChannelWe WILL get on in the U.S.”
  36. Heavy-Metal Preacher Sues Rachel Maddow for $50 MillionHe’s upset that she made fun of him.
  37. Bill O’Reilly: That Norwegian Mass Murderer Who Said He Was a Christian Had Nothing to Do With ChristianityOh, okay.
  38. Gawker Is Taking Chris Christie to CourtThe New Jersey governor’s relationship with Fox News boss Roger Ailes is the target of the gossip blog’s lawsuit.
  39. Andrew Ross Sorkin to Co-Anchor CNBC’s Squawk BoxOkay, seriously, does he have secret work gnomes?
  40. Did the White House Lie About Trying to Exclude Fox News?It looks like it may have.
  41. nicknames
    Nancy Grace Explains What the Heck ‘Tot Mom’ MeansThe lame moniker actually has a reasonable explanation.
  42. Melissa Lee and Carl Quintanilla to Anchor CNBC’s Squawk on the StreetThey’re filling big seats.
  43. CNN Cancels Eliot Spitzer’s In the Arena in Prime-Time ShuffleAnderson Cooper will take over the 8 p.m. time slot.
  44. Jenna Lee Gets MarriedThe Fox News host landed her a hunky Navy SEAL.
  45. Glenn Beck to Be Replaced Over the Summer by The FiveIt’ll debut on July 11.
  46. Gawker Uncovers a 1970 ‘Plan for Putting the GOP on TV News’What else is just floating around the Nixon Library?
  47. Glenn Beck, the Farewell MegamixThe Fox News host’s last day is tomorrow.
  48. New Yorkers Turned on Glenn Beck in Bryant Park Last Night [Updated]Things got ugly.
  49. Jon Stewart: Fox News Is ‘the Biggest Bunch of Crybabies I Have Dealt With in My 30 Years in Washington’The Comedy Central host uses Chris Wallace’s words against him.
  50. Glenn Beck to Rick Santorum: ‘I Could Kiss You in the Mouth’Okay, now you’re just being confusing on purpose.
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