making the case

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.  […]

Notice Who Didn’t Get A Trial?

Did you notice who CNN didn’t drop a trial-run show to?  That’s right… CNN’s co-host of New Day, Kate Bolduan.  If you think about that, it doesn’t make any sense.  Numerous reports say Chris wants Kate gone, and just as many reports say Jeff Zucker has been looking for places to put […]

So, Who’s Incompetent?

Somebody at CNN is incompetent; I think that’s an undeniable fact.  CNN has been running short-lived, temporary programs to “test the waters” – The 11th Hour w/ Don Lemon, In Case You Missed it w/ Brooke Baldwin… and now, The Don Lemon Show and Making the Case with Sunny Hostin […]

CNN Primetime Schedule *Update*

This is an update from my earlier blog post.  (I wasn’t going to write a new post, but there are a few updates that I hadn’t addressed earlier, so a fresh post would be best, I thought). Per Mediaite, the Don Lemon Show will only be on Mondays.  (Strange, I […]

CNN Schedule Updates

No press release, so nothing is confirmed yet.  (Other than from tweets from hosts/producers). This Saturday – Smerconish (per my TV Guide) will be on from 9-10.  No word yet if Your Money (which is normally at 9:30) will be given another timeslot, or just the 2pm slot is also […]