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Possible Saturday Schedule

6-9ET — New Day with Christi Paul and Victor Blackwell 9-10ET — Smerconish with Michael Smerconish 10-11ET — Saturday Morning with Randi Kaye 11-1ET — CNN Newsroom with Fredricka Whitfield 2-2:30ET — Your Money with Christine Romans 2:30-3ET — Headlines Now with Nick Valencia 3-4ET — CNN Newsroom with Rosa […]

CNN Compared to CNNI

I noticed a huge difference today when I was watching CNN International’s more… cautious coverage, compared to CNN’s, of the missing Boeing 777.  Unfortunately, I don’t actually have CNNI – my grandmother does, so when I’m at her house, I often switch and watch CNNI, just to see different hosts […]

HLN & CNN Building Collapse Coverage

I’m not sure when CNN or HLN started covering the building collapse – I got home from class at 11, turned my TV on, and then started watching their coverage.  Either way, I saw tweets indicating Chris Cuomo was anchoring breaking coverage before that (so presumably, he took over from […]

Monday Late Primetime

I think The Don Lemon show went well.  It was similar to a standard Newsroom show, but it had something of a twist – it was mainly a “panel” of experts and reporters, talking and arguing with Don Lemon.  I think it can be successful in a more permanent manner.  […]

The Role of “Newsreader” on New Day

If you haven’t noticed this before, now that I mention it, you’ll see it every time (most likely).  The role of the newsreader (Michaela Pereira) varies vastly when she is there and when there is a fill-in.  Maybe it is just the anchors’ style, but when Michaela reads the headlines, […]