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CNN Says, “We Can Still Do News!”

A lot of people have written CNN off, to some degree, for their ability to do the news.  They associate CNN with more of entertainment/fluff stories – and even worse… taped segments and documentaries.  To be fair, nothing about that is incorrect; CNN is going the wrong way. But today, […]

3/3/14 Anchor Fill-ins

As of 2:57 EST… Wolf Blitzer is in for Carol Costello on a “special” edition of Newsroom. He is in the DC bureau. EDIT: Wolf only did the 9EST block of Newsroom on behalf of Carol Costello for the Ukraine special. It seems Kyra Phillips is also in for Carol Costello, […]

CNN Jumps to Red Carpet from Ukraine

I saw this post (from FTVLive) earlier today.  When I was watching CNN last night, I noticed that they had a Red Carpet special, hosted by Piers Morgan.  I wasn’t really surprised when Jim Sciutto was forced to interrupt “Spider” and regretfully inform him that it was the end of his […]

New Day’s “The Good Stuff” Ad

Lately, I have been a watcher of HLN’s Morning Express w/ Robin Meade as opposed to New Day, simply because of the awkwardness and animosity between the New Day hosts (namely Kate and Chris).  However, I watched New Day for probably the first six or seven months of its broadcast […]

3/2/14 Anchor Fill-ins

As of 4:03 EST… Jim Sciutto did a quick news bulletin at the top of Reliable Sources with Brian Stelter. Erin McPike did a quick news bulletin at the top of the State of the Union with Candy Crowley. Deb Feyerick is anchoring CNN Newsroom for Fredricka Whitfield. Jim Sciutto […]

3/1/14 Anchor Fill-ins

I’m starting a new segment, where I will list the day’s anchor fill-ins.  (If I happen to miss any, my apologies – just let me know!) Deb Feyerick was in for Fredricka Whitfield on the CNN Newsroom. Shortly thereafter, Wolf Blitzer took over coverage at approximately 1pm EST to anchor […]