Joan Rivers walks out on Fredricka Whitfield

It’s not exactly a secret that Fredricka Whitfield is my least favorite CNN anchor, but even if she weren’t, this would still make me laugh.  She was conducting an interview with Joan Rivers, and the comedienne evidently didn’t appreciate her line of questioning, so she simply left! Watch: (Video credit […]

Jane Velez-Mitchell / Dr. Drew Repeat

Jane Velez-Mitchell and Dr. Drew on Call need a repeat.  If I recall correctly, they used to have one (I think!) but it was evidently removed in favor of Forensic Files.  Nancy Grace has her show at 8pm and then a repeat at 2am; there isn’t any real reason not to […]

7/4/14 Anchor Fill-ins

As of 5:00 ET… On this Fourth of July, there is no Early Start. In its place is an extended New Day. Kate Bolduan and Michaela Pereira are anchoring; Christine Romans is in as newsreader. CNNI meteorologist Ivan Cabrera is handling the forecast for Hurricane Arthur from CNN Center during […]

CNN Hong Kong crumbles

With the news that CNN Hong Kong will only have one show soon (News Stream with Kristi Lu Stout), many prominent anchors and correspondents have begun to leave the network. Earlier in June, Pauline Chiou was the first to leave the crumbling CNN Hong Kong.

Vinnie Politan is gone

In a very disappointing fashion, Vinnie Politan did his last newscast on HLN. HLN was wall-to-wall with trial coverage, and the only mention of his leaving was in the middle of Vinnie asking Joey Jackson for some analysis. It was short — there weren’t pictures of his best moments, there […]

CNN Primetime 7/3/14

Originally, CNN was slated to run The Sixties during CNN’s normal primetime schedule. Now, however, both Brooke Baldwin and Jake Tapper announced they will co-anchor a special report from 7pm-9pm.

7/3/14 Anchor Fill-ins

As of 5:00 ET… Poppy Harlow is in for John Berman on Early Start. Poppy Harlow is in for Carol Costello on CNN Newsroom 9-10am. Ana Cabrera is in for Carol Costello on CNN Newsroom from 10-11am. Jim Sciutto is in for Wolf Blitzer on Wolf. Brianna Keilar is in […]