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The Hunt with John Walsh does very well

Per CNN: The series premiere of CNN Original Series, “The Hunt with John Walsh” is best premiere episode ever; ranks #1 in Total Viewers (989k) and P25-54 (330k) among all cable news networks •“The Hunt” is the best premiere episode ever for a CNN Original Series in P25-54 (330k). •“The […]

Emmy Nominations

Per CNN: CNN Worldwide has been honored with eleven nominations for the 35th Annual News and Documentary Awards. CNN’s diverse nominations include: Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast Anderson Cooper 360 Boston Bombing Victim Vows to Dance Again Outstanding News Discussion and Analysis Anderson […]

Alisyn speculation

What will happen with newly hired anchor Alisyn Camerota? The press release says she will have a “permanent role” in the coming months. I think there are a few possibilities for her “permanent role”.

Ivan Watson heads to Hong Kong

As I mentioned here, Pauline Chiou and Monita Rajpal have left CNN ahead of the changes coming to CNN Hong Kong. Now, Ivan Watson tweeted he is heading to Hong Kong (where he was earlier said to be their new senior international correspondent).

Maybe Making the Case isn’t over

Making the Case was a show that was hosted by Sunny Hostin and Mark Geragos, and it only had the opportunity to air once at 10:30pm on CNN. It was supposed to be a five-week experiment (along with The Don Lemon Show, that went on live at 10pm) that was […]

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 […]

CNN Severe Weather Center

CNN’s Severe Weather Center isn’t really a ‘center’ – it’s just a screen off of Studio 7 in Atlanta.  But with Brooke Baldwin and Carol Costello leaving CNN Center, it doesn’t make sense for the Severe Weather Center to stay behind.  It would make sense to split the weather center; […]