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Crossfire Back May 1st

From Politico‘s Dylan Byers: CNN’s “Crossfire,” which has been off the air for one month as of today, will be “back on the air soon,” the network’s top spokesperson said Wednesday. That assurance, from Communications SVP Allison Gollust, may bring an end to uncertainty among CNN staffers as to when […]

Smerconish: A Look Back

As you by now know (though if you didn’t, it wasn’t your fault necessarily – CNN didn’t make any official press announcements detailing the temporary movement of Smerconish to 9pm primetime in the spot vacated by Piers Morgan.  Instead, it was only revealed at the conclusion of his 9am Saturday show […]

4/2/14 Anchor Fill-ins

As of 8:12 ET… Deb Feyerick is in for John Berman on Early Start. Deb Feyerick is in for Brooke Baldwin on Newsroom during the 2-3pm block. Brianna Keilar is in for Brooke during her 3-4pm block. Bill Weir is in for Jake Tapper on The Lead. John Berman is […]

3/4/14 Anchor Fill-ins

3:07 EST… John Berman is in for Michaela Pereira on New Day. Jake Tapper is in for Carol Costello on CNN Newsroom during the 9am block. Wolf Blitzer continues the coverage during the 10am block of Newsroom. Brianna Keilar is in for Brooke Baldwin on CNN Newsroom. Anderson Cooper is […]

CNN Says, “We Can Still Do News!”

A lot of people have written CNN off, to some degree, for their ability to do the news.  They associate CNN with more of entertainment/fluff stories – and even worse… taped segments and documentaries.  To be fair, nothing about that is incorrect; CNN is going the wrong way. But today, […]

3/3/14 Anchor Fill-ins

As of 2:57 EST… Wolf Blitzer is in for Carol Costello on a “special” edition of Newsroom. He is in the DC bureau. EDIT: Wolf only did the 9EST block of Newsroom on behalf of Carol Costello for the Ukraine special. It seems Kyra Phillips is also in for Carol Costello, […]

3/1/14 Anchor Fill-ins

I’m starting a new segment, where I will list the day’s anchor fill-ins.  (If I happen to miss any, my apologies – just let me know!) Deb Feyerick was in for Fredricka Whitfield on the CNN Newsroom. Shortly thereafter, Wolf Blitzer took over coverage at approximately 1pm EST to anchor […]