Tag: CNN

CNN’s Prime-Time Experiment Is Off to a Slow Start

CNN’s new chairman, Chris Licht, debuted a novel experiment last month to revive his network’s flagging prime-time ratings, betting that viewers would tune in for a mix of exclusive interviews and specials dedicated to hot-button topics like fentanyl abuse and the war in Ukraine. Viewers have had other ideas. Since Mr. Licht’s 9 p.m. experiment, […]

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Does Cancel Culture Only Apply to Black Culture?

Photo: MICHAEL TRAN/AFP (Getty Images) Last week, singers Chloe Bailey and Chris Brown received widespread criticism after announcing their newest collaboration on social media. CC Off English “Before y’all start, Chloe had options. PLENTY to choose from other than Chris Brown. Here we go: Luke James Bryson Tiller Lucky Daye Khalid Giveon Berwyn Samm Henshaw […]

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Candace Owens Defends Don Lemon And We Didn’t See That One Coming

Photo: Jason Davis (Getty Images) In a plot twist that no one saw coming, Candace Owens managed to rub two brain cells together to formulate a defense for Don Lemon. In case you need a refresher, last week the “CNN This Morning” host received backlash after making comments about South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley that […]

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Damn, Don: CNN This Morning Host To Return After Being Put In Time-Out

Photo: Frazer Harrison (Getty Images) Last week, “CNN This Morning” host Don Lemon received tons of backlash after making comments that were considered misogynistic about South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley. He has not been seen on the show since Thursday and is now scheduled to return on Wednesday. CC Off English When discussing Haley’s presidential […]

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Don Lemon Will Return to CNN on Wednesday After Uproar

The CNN anchor Don Lemon will return to his regular morning-show role on Wednesday, the network announced late Monday night, after an uproar over a series of comments he made on the air last week about women and aging. In a terse, 75-word memo sent at 10:37 p.m., CNN’s chairman, Chris Licht, said Mr. Lemon […]

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CNN’s Chairman Rebukes Don Lemon Over His Nikki Haley Comments

Don Lemon, the CNN morning-show anchor, faced an internal rebuke from the chairman of his own network on Friday after his on-air comments about women and aging set off an uproar inside the cable news channel. CNN’s chairman, Chris Licht, opened his daily 9 a.m. editorial call by saying that the remarks by Mr. Lemon, […]

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TV Viewership Declines for Biden’s State of the Union Speech

President Biden delivered a feisty State of the Union address on Tuesday punctuated by several ad-libbed exchanges with Republican hecklers, an unusual dose of improv for an annual broadcast that usually runs strictly to script. According to Nielsen, though, fewer Americans than last year tuned in to see it. About 27.3 million people watched Mr. […]

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State of the Union 2023: How to watch Biden’s address

State of the Union 2023: How to watch Biden’s address Skip to content Annabelle Gordon President Biden speaks at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, February 2, 2023. President Biden will deliver his second State of the Union address Tuesday as the third year of his presidency gets underway.  Networks have extensive […]

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CNN Welcomes Bill Maher, Who Once Used a Racial Slur on Air, to Its Lineup

Guy is not some social regressive. But he has tips for people on how to both mitigate the crisis of fast fashion and enhance their wardrobes while doing it: things like building wardrobes over time, shopping vintage, and buying fewer things for more money. He explains how exploration—whether attempting to pull off rugged, or preppy, […]

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