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Jeff Zucker

  1. the media
    CNN Minus CNN+Nope, you weren’t going to watch it either.
  2. cringe
    Dear CNN, Please Calm DownSo your boss got fired. It’s not the end of the world.
  3. media
    Jeff Zucker Shocks CNN and Quits Over Office RomanceHe’s been in a relationship with one of the network’s vice-presidents, which insiders say has been an open secret for years.
  4. media
    The Mystery Behind the Zucker ShockerHis office romance has been an open secret for years. So why is he really leaving?
  5. cnn
    Chris Cuomo and Jeff Zucker Speak OutCNN’s president hired the star in one of his first big moves at the network, then was forced to fire him over help he gave his scandalous brother.
  6. president trump
    Leaked Audio Reveals CNN Head Jeff Zucker Floated a Trump ‘Weekly Show’ in 2016In March 2016, Zucker told Michael Cohen that he had “all these proposals” for Trump, though he was dominating the Republican primary at the time.
  7. media
    Jared Kushner Complains About CNN’s Trump Coverage to Time Warner ExecutiveAna Navarro doesn’t seem upset about getting “under President Daddy-in-Law’s skin.”
  8. CNN’S Jeff Zucker on Covering Donald Trump — Past, Present, and Future“It’s true I put him on …The Apprentice in 2004. I’ve never run away from that. But in no way do I think that’s why he’s the president.”
  9. trump transition
    Corey Lewandowski Leaving CNN, May Join Trump White HouseOf course he is.
  10. Jeff Zucker Slams Donna Brazile’s ‘Unethical’ Leaks to Clinton CampaignThe CNN president is reportedly pissed at the former commentator and DNC head.
  11. Corey Lewandowski
    CNN: No, We Haven’t Suspended Corey LewandowskiHe will continue to get paid by a network to talk about a campaign he is also getting paid by.
  12. zuckered
    Why Is CNN Laying People Off When It’s Forecasting a $1 Billion Profit?It’s all about juicing the parent company’s stock price.
  13. profile
    Why Wouldn’t Jeff Zucker Take on CNN?“I did something to piss God off a long time ago.”
  14. cable news news
    Jeff Zucker Loved CNN’s Flight 370 CoverageRatings, ratings, ratings.
  15. talking heads
    Larry King Says Piers Morgan Was No Larry KingAlso he’s around to come back to CNN, if necessary.
  16. cable news news
    CNN Deports Piers Morgan From Its Prime-Time LineupJeff Zucker heard the American people.
  17. media
    CNN Lays Off 40 Journalists Amid Bieber-Arrest FeverThe wall-to-wall coverage somehow continues unabated.
  18. cable news news
    Jay Leno and CNN Are Reportedly FlirtingJeff Zucker has a big idea.
  19. cable news news
    Jeff Zucker Says CNN Will Soon Have Less News, More ‘Attitude’Like Anthony Bourdain.
  20. the most important people in the world
    Jeff Zucker’s Teenage Son Quit His ‘Job’ at Cory Booker’s Start-upHe had stock options.
  21. cable news news
    Soledad O’Brien Gently Pushed Off Air at CNN The Jeff Zucker era continues.
  22. cable news news
    Jeff Zucker’s CNN Is Starting to Take Shape [Updated]James Carville, Erick Erickson out; Chris Cuomo in.
  23. cable news news
    Ann Curry May Have Her Revenge at CNNIf Jeff Zucker poaches her from NBC.
  24. cable news news
    Jeff Zucker Officially Named President of CNNNow it’s official.
  25. cable news news
    Jeff Zucker Is Taking Over CNN, For Real This Time [Updated]After months of rumors, this might be it.
  26. cable news news
    Will Jeff Zucker Leave Katie Couric to Take Over CNN?The former NBC head is rumored to be leaving his role with old pal Katie Couric.
  27. in other news
    TMZ: Katie Couric and Jeff Zucker Close to Signing $20 Million Deal With ABCKatie would get her own show and the ability to do specials on ‘20/20.’
  28. in other news
    Katie Couric Might Be Co-hosting Her Syndicated Talk Show With Matt LauerReunited and it feels so good.
  29. white oprahs
    Katie Couric Eyeing Talk Show With Jeff Zucker?She might try to be the white Oprah!
  30. last words
    Jeff Zucker Loves Keith Olbermann, Glenn Beck Does NotAnd Keith Olbermann speaks out.
  31. today’s special
    Couric Could Return to Today?That’s what “Page Six” hears.
  32. katie couric
    Couric’s Future Questioned at CBSThe anchorwoman experiment may be drawing to a close.
  33. gossipmonger
    Everybody Scored at the Golden GlobesExcept Jeff Zucker, who wisely stayed home in New York.
  34. in other news
    Barbara Walters: NBC Tried to Poach MeLast year, the legendary journalist’s old home tried to lure her back.
  35. media metamorphoses
    The Question at the UBS Media Conference: Is Content Still King?That’s what the media moguls have been saying, but is that still the answer?
  36. gossipmonger
    Robert Pattinson Got Hit by a Taxi!Don’t worry, his face is okay. His perfect, angular face. Some other things happened to celebrities too, in our morning gossip roundup.
  37. gossipmonger
    Angelina Jolie Is the Most Important Celebrity in the WorldTake that, Oprah. Plus, ‘Laguna Beach’ star Kristin Cavallari is attacked by models, and more, in our daily gossip roundup.
  38. gossipmonger
    Blake Lively Finds a New Outsider BoyfriendThe starlet went backstage at ‘Shrek: The Musical’ to befriend its big green star. That, and the rest of today’s gossip.
  39. gossipmonger
    Jill Zarin Loses Approximately Twenty Pounds of BoobThe ‘Real Housewife’ got a breast reduction that a source said made her “feel twenty pounds lighter.” Plus more celebrity TMI, in our daily gossip roundup!
  40. company town
    Lehman Brothers Cannot Get Off the Roller CoasterRichard Fuld’s bank has another up-and-down day; NBC’s Jeff Zucker is pleased with himself; and J.Crew brings Nantucket red to Tribeca.
  41. in other news
    Jeff Zucker Has a Throne in His OfficeIn a ‘Portfolio’ profile, we learn a little bit about Jeff Zucker’s personal castle.
  42. company town
    Citigroup Posts $2.5 Billion LossA lot of big news at the banks today — but there’s also crazy stuff going down with Jeff Zucker, Dan Rather, Brooke Astor (from beyond!), and Barack Obama, in our daily industry roundup.
  43. company town
    Charlie Gibson’s ‘World News’ Reaches an All-Time LowBut it WAS over the holiday weekend, so we forgive him. Plus, another dude climbs the ‘Times’ building, Lehman considers Jersey, the Plaza has a big flip, and summer associates get down on their knees, in our daily industry report.
  44. company town
    Fox News Sicced Bill O’Reilly on NBC’s Punk AssThin-skinned media bigwigs trade insults, Microsoft and Yahoo continue to make eyes at each other across the boardroom table, and a mysterious, rich felon moves into the Plaza … all in today’s roundup of media, finance, law and real-estate news.
  45. gossipmonger
    Rudy and Judy Spotted at TJ Maxx!And that’s not the only scintillating piece of gossip in our daily roundup!
  46. gossipmonger
    Naked Pictures of Gisele and Carla Bruni Sell for Big BucksWhich one of these models is worth nearly $100,000 more than the other naked? What recently divorced Romeo is already trying to get his new lady knocked up? And did the tabloids miss out of Jay-Z and Beyoncé’s wedding because they couldn’t get pictures? Or are they racist? All this and more in our daily gossip roundup.
  47. company town
    There Goes the SchneighborhoodRichard Gere has put his apartment in Julian Schnabel’s Palazzo Chupi on the market, private-equity execs come down to earth, Sam Zell continues to be wacky, and Jeff Zucker and Harvey Weinstein fight like a couple of queens over ‘Project Runway’ in our daily roundup of real-estate, finance, media and law news.
  48. company town
    Karl Rove to Finally Profit From Professional Secret-KeepingMEDIA • Here come the NBC News pay cuts: Jeff Zucker plans to slash anywhere between $20 and $40 million, including an entire level of MSNBC management. And thanks to the writers’ strike and fears of recession, future cuts may only get worse. [NYP] • Karl Rove may be offered $3 million for a memoir, in which we may find out how much he got in exchange for his soul. [NYP] • At least one person thinks the press did a heckuva job in reporting the lead-up to the Iraq war — former top White House communications adviser Dan Bartlett. [NYO]
  49. gossipmonger
    Heath Ledger Has a Supermodel in His SightsHeath Ledger has been stalking Gemma Ward around town and also tried hitting on (taken) Heather Graham. The server who brought Chelsea Clinton the wrong appetizer at Irving Mill may or may not have been fired. Calvin Klein is vandalizing his Houston Street billboard for the opening of the New Museum on the Bowery. NBC honcho Jeff Zucker doesn’t want the strike to end because retail advertisers have already bought up ad space, and now production costs are zero. Kimora Lee Simmons was overheard saying that the reason she invited Russell Simmons’s new girlfriend, Porschla Coleman, to meet the “major players” at Simmons’s birthday last month is because she “wants this stupid bitch to get a clue.” Seagram heir Edgar Bronfman Jr. just bought an $18.75 million condo in the Carhart mansion on East 95th Street.
  50. gossipmonger
    Calvin Klein and Donna Karan’s Bentley Accident: Hilarious!Donna Karan rear-ended Calvin Klein’s Bentley while in her own Bentley. And get this, she was actually driving herself! Don Imus will have a co-host for the first time in his career when he returns to the air on December 3. Bryant Park charges the crew of Sex and the City $100,000 for each day they film there. (Also, the film’s ending is supposedly not yet written.) NBC Universal Jeffrey Zucker bought Kitty Carlisle Hart’s East 64th Street co-op for $12.3 million, “Page Six” reports, making us happy to see that they’re catching up on two-month-old Daily Intel posts. More Secret Service guards have been hanging out on Barbara Bush’s West Village block, perhaps because Janeane Garofalo gabbed on Bill Maher’s show that she’s Bush’s neighbor. Downtown promoter Ivy Supersonic spent a night in jail after being accused of stealing $7,000 by the owner of the Plumm. ‘Mocialite Kristian Laliberte hosted a party with BlackBook magazine for Carlos Campos at Upstairs in Soho.
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