CNN’s Anderson Cooper is many things, but a master of, as he put it, “the fickle mistress that is Twitter,” well, that’s not one of them. Cooper, who was unaware that Clickhole is not a legitimate news site, but rather a comedy site,...Show More Summary
First it was Russell Crowe. Then, CNN's Anderson Cooper, who really should have known better. Now, Salman Rushdie, of all people, appears to have fooled by ClickHole, The Onion's year-old website that aims to parody the likes of BuzzFeed and Upworthy.
CBS began this broadcast day atop New York City. It will end it on Broadway, at the Ed Sullivan theater where David Letterman will host his last Late Show. But this morning, a first. CBS This Morning became the first TV program to broadcast its full 2-hour show from One World Trade Center, the 102nd floor in fact. Show More Summary
With 171K viewers in the 25-54 demo at 8 p.m., CNN's Anderson Cooper 360 nearly tripled MSNBC's All In with Chris Hayes, which had just 58K. In total viewers, Anderson Cooper topped Chris Hayes 544K to 413K.
Smartphone school ban, Obama tweets, Google mines public photos, YouTube Kids for adults, Anderson Cooper is a ClickHole, and how to schedule your poops. More Schools Should Ban Smartphones Schools should ban smartphones from the classroom in order to help kids perform better in exams. Show More Summary
In Getting There: A Book of Mentors, the former holder of a fake press pass shares intimate advice on finding your own path. My father died during heart bypass surgery when I was 10 years old. When I was 21, my 23-year-old brother committed suicide. Show More Summary
The host of 360 quickly did a 180.
In today’s Tweet Beat, President Obama goes to a dark place, Ariana Grande says some words and Anderson Cooper doesn’t get it. Read more...
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Clickhole CNN host Anderson Cooper experienced an abrupt reversal on Twitter Monday after responding to a post from Clickhole, the satirical outlet that aims to skewer viral news websites. Ummm… @Clickhole, do u make this stuff up? I never said this quote and never spoke to the NYU class of 2015. Show More Summary
"Do u make this stuff up? I never said this quote," the CNN host tweeted
In his defense... actually, we got nothing. No defense. Come on, Cooper. On Monday afternoon, CNN's Anderson Cooper tweeted out a serious reaction to a Clickhole story about something he allegedly said at a college graduation, not realizing...Show More Summary
We're honestly more shocked that major media figures still haven't already figured out ClickHole's deal.
New York's senior art critic and patron saint Jerry Saltz appeared on Anderson Cooper 360 last night to talk about the results of Christie's $700 million-plus Monday auction results. "Auctions are nasty pieces of work," he said, regretting that the $179 million sale of Picasso's Les Femmes d’Alger (Version ‘O’)... More »
This is the annual upfronts week, where broadcast networks put on presentations for advertisers to get them interested in what’s on TV… or on the phone, or tablet. At this morning’s Turner presentation at the Theater at Madison Square...Show More Summary
Bill O’Reilly may be the man people love to hate or hate to love, but there is one thing that can’t be denied: Mr. O’Reilly still has the highest rated talk show on cable television and still attracts the numbers that some hosts on regular television get. Show More Summary
Jonathan Groff rapping, Kelly Ripa being fabulous, and a moving moment from a young woman who survived a deadly hate crime to share her story.
Last Saturday, television show host Kelly Ripa was awarded the Excellence in Media Award during GLAAD’s 26th annual media awards. Accepting the award from reputed CNN reporter Anderson Cooper, Ripa expressed that she felt odd receiving an award for ‘treating people like people.’.@andersoncooper introducing his friend @KellyRipa at the #glaadawards. Show More Summary
Anderson Cooper gets suited up for the 2015 GLAAD Media Awards on Saturday evening (May 9) in New York City. The 47-year-old CNN anchor was joined by his boyfriend Benjamin Maisani for the night out. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Anderson Cooper This is the first time that Anderson and Benjamin have walked [...]
We’re still holding out for Anderson Cooper.