"I probably, if asked at the time, wouldn't have been very tolerant by today's standards."
While CBS News released a report by outsiders on Dan Rather's 2004 debacle, NBC News used insiders to report on the wild exaggerations of Brian Williams. CBS released its resulted to the public, and NBC is clamming up. Former ABC and CNN reporter Mark Feldstein lamented: "They have kept their report secret. Show More Summary
Appearing with journalist Carl Bernstein on Wednesday’s CNN Tonight to promote the upcoming episode of CNN’s The Seventies on Watergate, former CBS Evening News anchor Dan Rather decried the Republican Party’s “strong turn to the right” and blamed the size of party’s 2016 field on the Watergate scandal and the presidencies of Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush.
There is a time-honored tradition of YouTube videos that feature dramatic-sounding men speaking in young tongues. Christopher Walken, Michael Shannon, and these two chaps have all added their own contributions to this delightful genre, and Dan Rather has now joined that club as well. Show More Summary
For those unaware, Dan Rather is a classic anchorman who had been delivering news to the masses for years and years. Definitely from an older generation, someone thought it might be a good idea to get him to try to figure out modern internet slang, and boy, were they right. This is both awkward and […]
If you love "Dad Bod," you'll love "Grand Dad Bod." It's fun listening to older generations learn and discuss newfangled Internet slang, but also a little humbling when you realize that, one day, we'll all be old and out of touch with whatever the young people are up to. Show More Summary
As graduates across America bask in the pomp and circumstance of commencement festivities, I have tried to reflect on the indispensable words of wisdom famed news anchor Dan Rather shared with my fellow classmates and me during his commencement address to the University of Texas, College of Communication, Class of 2002.... As it turns out, I can’t remember a word he said.
Rachel Maddow sets the record straight on the deliberate lies told to support the decision to go to war in Iraq, and talks with Dan Rather of AXS TV about...
EXCLUSIVE: Sony Pictures Classics is making a big $6 million U.S. deal for Truth, the James Vanderbilt-directed film about the “Rathergate” scandal that ended the careers of veteran CBS newsman Dan Rather and 60 Minutes producer Mary Mapes. Show More Summary
Maybe Dan Rather was wrong and Brian Williams isn’t done at NBC after all. According to the New York Daily News, NBC News chairman Andrew Lack is looking for a way to bring Williams back to the anchor chair of the Nightly News instead of firing him or pressuring him to resign. Lack, the Daily News […]
Former CBS Evening News anchor Dan Rather, who knows a thing or two about what it feels like to get fired, appeared on CNN’s Reliable Sources on Sunday to talk about Brian Williams’ future at NBC News. He told host Brian Stelter that he thought Williams was done. “Objectively it’s very hard to see how […]
Disgraced former CBS Evening News anchor Dan Rather appeared on CNN’s Reliable Sources to discuss the ongoing Brian Williams saga and did his best to downplay the significance when he asked “in the great scheme of things, how big is it?”
Good morning. Here are 11 media stories. Evidence mounts against Brian Williams Leaks from inside NBC News that describe a damning internal investigation into suspended "NBC Nightly News" anchor Brian Williams do not bode well for his...Show More Summary
Dan Rather says Brian Williams is likely done, but that NBC has been “vicious” about leaking information about the investigation. “Objectively it’s very hard to see how NBC brings him back,” Rather said. “I said some time ago I thought his chances were slim to none. You could make a case that slim just left [...]
Former “CBS Evening News” anchor Dan Rather said Sunday “it’s very hard” to see how NBC brings back suspended “NBC Nightly News” anchor Brian Williams. In an appearance on CNN’s “Reliable Sources,” Rather said recent leaks about a meeting...Show More Summary
Veteran journalist Dan Rather told Reliable Sources host Brian Stelter Sunday morning that it would be "very hard" for disgraced anchor Brian Williams to return to NBC, but that the network was being downright "vicious" by leaking information about its investigation.
Actor Dennis Quaid was caught on camera going on an expletive-ridden rant while shooting his latest film, "Truth", about Dan Rather's last days at CBS News. In a 43-second YouTube clip, Quaid is heard screaming at crew members: "What the f---? Keep going. Show More Summary
Rehoming -- the practice of giving adopted children away to other families -- came to public attention, thanks to the September 2013 five-part exposé by Reuters, followed in December 2014 by a Dan Rather report. More recently, it became...Show More Summary
Twelve years ago, almost to the day, CBS News sent Dan Rather to Baghdad to broadcast an interview with Iraq’s tyrant, Saddam Hussein. I wrote at that time: “Other than
Former "CBS Evening News" anchor Dan Rather will take to the sea this summer to lecture on modern-day journalism during a small-ship cruise from Montreal to Maine.