Who Wants To Talk About TV's Funny Ladies?

Last night, the Daily Show with Jon Stewart won its ninth Emmy in a row for outstanding variety, music or comedy series. The show also won a writing award, the acceptance of which prompted New Yorker television critic Nancy Franklin to tweet, "Jon Stewart's writing staff: 14 men and — wait for it — 2 women! Practically… » 9/19/11 11:25am 9/19/11 11:25am

What Will Really Tarnish David Letterman's Legacy?

A big New York Times story on the ratings declines of late-night network variety shows says, of David Letterman, that "some of his biggest advocates have suggested that it might be time for him to consider stepping away before his legacy is tarnished" by bad ratings, the worst he's ever seen. Not mentioned in the piece:… » 9/12/11 6:20pm 9/12/11 6:20pm

Christine O'Donnell Accuses Piers Morgan Of 'Borderline Sexual…

Both shameless panderers to attention for its own sake, Christine O'Donnell and Piers Morgan are clearly a match made in heaven. This morning, having slowly walked off Morgan's CNN show two nights ago, O'Donnell was on the Today show to declare, "I wanted to stop that borderline sexual harassment that was going on." » 8/19/11 5:25pm 8/19/11 5:25pm