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Public Should Keep an Eye on Broadcast Mergers Apr. 13, 2018

Daily Editorials

After years of media consolidation, Americans are seeing the downside of conglomerates controlling m... Read More


Lynda Hirsch on Television

The Daytime Emmy award nominations were announced today. The nominees are pretty evenly distributed.... Read More

Dissecting 'Grey's Anatomy' Mar. 21, 2018


The popular TV show Grey's Anatomy is often extolled by its fans as a realistic (if dramatized) look... Read More

When Only a Human Will Do Mar. 08, 2018

Froma Harrop

As computers continue to replace cashiers, ticket vendors and bank tellers, consumers increasingly d... Read More

Welcome to the Sausage Factory Mar. 02, 2018

Adriana Cohen

By televising high-level congressional meetings on key issues, as President Trump did yesterday at t... Read More

China Prepares to Win 'Informationized Local Wars' Jan. 31, 2018

Austin Bay

CIA Director Mike Pompeo pegs Russia and China as America's two most powerful and worrisome adversar... Read More

Must-Watch TV Jan. 25, 2018

Jackie Gingrich Cushman

This Tuesday, President Donald Trump will travel to the United States Capitol and deliver his first ... Read More

The Birds and the Bees Jan. 21, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I have an 11-year-old daughter, and I feel she may know more about the "birds and bees" ... Read More

That War On Christmas? Dec. 29, 2017

Daily Editorials

Sometimes the American public will surprise you with its common sense. Consider the findings of a Pe... Read More

Politics Taint Prove of Russia and Trump Dec. 22, 2017

Daily Editorials

A key FBI agent who had been assigned to investigate Hillary Clinton and, later, President Donald Tr... Read More

We Live in Roman Times Nov. 24, 2017

Erick Erickson

For about a year I have been sharing with people an idea I have had for a television program. My pit... Read More

Focus on Yourself Oct. 29, 2017

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I've been married for 47 years to a man who is 13 years older than I am. He reminds me o... Read More

Mixed Reviews for TV News Oct. 18, 2017

The Word Guy

I've recently noticed some intriguing linguistic trends and glitches on national evening news progra... Read More

False Synopses Oct. 14, 2017

Katiedid Langrock

In an episode of "Friends" called "The One Where Old Yeller Dies," Phoebe learns that her mother use... Read More

Critics Hate Military Shows in Prime Time Sep. 29, 2017

Tim Graham

The fall premieres have begun on prime-time TV, and just when you thought we couldn't sink lower int... Read More

Fifty Years at One Magazine Sep. 28, 2017

R. Emmett Tyrrell Jr.

WASHINGTON — On the occasion of my 50th anniversary of founding and editing The American Spect... Read More

Cubs Finally World Champions Sep. 09, 2017

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I'm responding to your recent column that stated that average North Americans spend 12 ... Read More

TV Makers Can't Stop Ripping Republicans Aug. 11, 2017

Tim Graham

The world of television and how Hollywood delivers it keeps changing. Streaming services like Netfli... Read More

TV Control Jun. 24, 2017

Dear AnnieĀ®

Dear Annie: If I go to bed and watch TV, my husband insists I turn the TV off when he gets there. Bu... Read More

From Johnny Carson to Stephen Colbert May. 09, 2017

Dennis Prager

In a monologue considered witty by teenagers, teenagers in adult bodies and those who hate President... Read More