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Good for Smerconish; Bad for the Viewers

At first glance, the following may strike you as good news. It did me. I think the Smerconish program is a good show at a bad time (9am). With it being rebroadcast at 6pm, I think it can do better and attract a larger audience. I was pleased initially because […]

CNN Newsroom from… Atlanta?

Yesterday evening, there was a surprise waiting on you when Fredricka Whitfield signed off.  CNN Newsroom (Don Lemon’s block) was actually co-hosted, and they weren’t both in New York City.  Ana Cabrera was in New York City, while her co-host Michael Holmes was in Atlanta.  You may be thinking, well, […]

Brooke Baldwin and Carol Costello Move to CNN NYC

Per TVNewser: Two CNN anchors are making the move from Atlanta to New York this summer. Beginning in August, Brooke Baldwin and Carol Costello will anchor their respective hours of “CNN Newsroom” from NYC. Costello anchors “Newsroom” from 9-11amET and Baldwin helms the 2-4pmET hours. “Carol Costello and Brooke Baldwin […]

CNN Atlanta in CNN New York Today

I haven’t seen any official press release to indicate why that they would all be in New York today, but I presume they were all there to talk with CNN management.  Remember, Jeff Zucker has often been interviewed and has said he would like to see the majority of CNN’s […]

Who Anchors What? – Saturday & Sunday

The presenters of CNN Newsroom Weekend are: Fredrick Whitfield – CNN Newsroom late morning/early afternoon anchor Don Lemon – CNN Newsroom evening anchor The presenter of Smerconish is: Michael Smerconish – host The presenter of Your Money is: Christine Romans – chief business correspondent; host The presenter of Sanjay Gupta, MD is: […]