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Cable Channels Lay Off Staffers

Layoffs are taking place at two cable channels, according to a new report. Writing on Deadline.com, Nellie Andreeva reports that the NBCUniversal networks USA and Syfy are cutting their workforces. “The headcount reduction, which I hear affects less than 10%...

‘Live With Kelly’ Announces Co-Hosts for Week of June 6-10

The daytime talk show “Live with Kelly,” which continues without a permanent co-host following the recent departure of Michael Strahan, announced the lineup of guest co-hosts who will join Kelly Ripa during the week of June 6-10. Here’s the lineup: Monday,...

Meet the Comm Leaders who took home the inaugural Husky 100 award

The Husky 100 is University of Washington’s new student recognition award that honors students who make the most of their time in UW and best represent the Husky experience. The award includes both undergraduate and graduate students from all three UW campuses in all area of studies. Show More Summary

The Bias Buzz Podcast- Media Downplays Trump Poll Numbers, NRA Endorses Trump, Dems May Dump Debbie Wasserman Schultz as DNC Chair, Tom Brady’s Appeal and Much More

This week Brian and I discuss how the liberal media is trying to bury Donald Trump’s poll surge, the NRA’s endorsement of Trump despite his previous support for anti-gun laws, Hillary Clinton’s “Stronger Together” campaign slogan, Democrats considering dumping Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz and the head of the DNC, Brian’s Bretitbart article on the Postal […]

Certain Songs #546: Green on Red – “That’s What Dreams”

Album: Gas Food Lodging Year: 1985 Here’s the thing about the so-called “Paisley Underground,” the loose collective of bands that produced some of the greatest alt-rock of the 1980s: a lot of them ended up being proto-Americana bands. Show More Summary

Twitter Shifts Commerce Gears as It Tries to Solve Retail Riddle

A BuzzFeed story late today said that "a number of members" have left Twitter's roughly 25-staffer commerce division as the company shifts talent away from the buy button, which it introduced for retailers 21 months ago. The folks that...Show More Summary

Errol Barnett Joins CBS News as Correspondent

Barnett previously anchored CNN International newscasts, and covered events including the terror attacks in Paris and the death of Nelson Mandela.

PBS NewsHour to Host Town Hall with President Obama

Gwen Ifill returns to PBS NewsHour after taking medical leave, with a big interview.

Scoreboard: Tuesday, May 24

MSNBC was the No. 2 cable news network in prime time, both in total viewers and the A25-54 demo.

On the Move, 5/25/16

To report a move, send an email to tvspy@adweek.com with the subject line “On the Move"

Producer on HBO Show Arrested in Woman’s Death

A producer on an HBO show was one of two men arrested today on charges stemming from the overdose death of a dermatologist in 2015. The AP reports that Marc Henry Johnson, who was a producer on the HBO pilot “The...

New Snapchat Ads From Mike's Hard Lemonade Imagine a Memorial Day BBQ Trapped in GIFs

If you are 21 years or older, on Snapchat and looking forward to Memorial Day weekend, Mike's Hard Lemonade has a story for you—about a group of friends barbecuing that become trapped in GIFs. As part of its summerlong "Come Out Back"...Show More Summary

NPR Expects to 'More Than Double' Its Podcast Revenue This Year

Thanks to monster hits like Serial and This American Life, podcasting has had a bit of a renaissance in the past year, and it's also fueling National Public Radio's digital revenue. Over the past year, NPR says it has more than doubled...Show More Summary

Judge Denies Motion for New Gawker-Hulk Hogan Trial Following Peter Thiel Bombshell

Gawker was just handed another loss in court this afternoon, when a Florida state court judge upheld the jury verdict rendered two months ago in the lawsuit from Hulk Hogan. During a court hearing this morning in St. Petersburg, Fla.,...Show More Summary

How Whisper Mastered Facebook's Algorithm and Sold Ads With First-Party Data

Twitter and Pinterest have Facebook pages, but they only typically get a few hundred likes and reactions per post. Whisper, to the naked eye for anyone scanning its Facebook page, clearly outperforms them, and the anonymous social app...Show More Summary

Trump, Kelly, Casablanca & Other Fripperies

Narcissism. It's a basic requirement for many entertainers, actors, television performers and most anyone who works in front of a camera and is successful. This is not a diss on narcissists. It takes a great deal to prevail in their arenas. Show More Summary

My Facebook News Feed May Not Be So 'Neutral' After All

This was previously published on LinkedIn. Conservative pundits have criticized Facebook over claims the social network has willingly been suppressing right-wing news. The scandal has grown so large that Mark Zuckerberg himself had to...Show More Summary

Some Good Old Days Really Were 'Good Old Days'

Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji - Stands Up for Them) It was around midnight when I heard the knock on my office door at the old Lakota Times office on the Main Street in Pine Ridge Village in 1981. The newspaper was located in the old Western Auto Store that used to be operated by Eugene Rooks. Show More Summary

Game of Thrones Show Creators Issue Apology For Recent Episode

David Benioff and D. B. Weiss, the creators behind this television adaptation, appeared on Jimmy Kimmel! Live to issue “a heartfelt apology.”

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