Tag Archives: Anderson Cooper

  • Article ‘Trumps’ Don Lemon as the Future/Savior of CNN

    Jun 26, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Picture tuning into CNN and finding Don Lemon on in the time slot Anderson Cooper occupies. According to TheWrap.com, that’s the way the network should position itself if it wants to regain its foothold at the top of the cable TV News ratings. Examining the issue, the site cited Lemon’s recent antics, which included the […]

  • Larry Wilmore Goes in on Fox News for ‘Thugs Go Thugging’ Reference

    Apr 30, 15 by Qwest7 5 Comments


    *The media coverage of the unrest in Baltimore by Fox News and CNN is really getting to Larry Wilmore. The “Nightly Show” host completely went in on reporters for the two networks as he warmed up with jokes directed at CNN’s Anderson Cooper, whom he felt was among the reporters who are “out of their […]

  • CNN Accused of NOT Giving A Crap About Black People

    Apr 8, 15 by EurPublisher 2 Comments


    *Here’s an interesting essay from Tanya Steele over at the Shadow and Act blog. Basically she says she it too through with CNN‘s handling of the Walter Scott shooting (in the back) story and how the network has been covering it. It deals with what she perceives as CNN’s seemingly careless disregard and disrespect for […]

  • Spike Lee On Eric Garner Case: ‘I Don’t Know What The Grand Jury was Looking At’

    Dec 5, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Like many people, Spike Lee is wondering exactly what prompted the Staten Island grand jury to not indict New York police officer Daniel Pantaleo for the homicide of Eric Garner. The filmmaker weighed in on the situation Wednesday night during an appearance on CNN’s “Anderson Cooper 360.” In his eyes, the hope for improved relations […]

  • Don Lemon Roasted on Twitter for Marijuana Comment (Watch)

    Nov 25, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments


    *Don Lemon drew side-eyes from viewers yet again, this time for a crack about smelling weed while covering the unrest in Ferguson Monday night. The CNN anchor was describing the scene from outside the Ferguson police station Monday night, just moments after the announcement that police officer Darren Wilson would not be indicted for killing unarmed teenager […]

  • ‘Finding Your Roots': Will Anna Deavere Smith Ever Bring Basil Biggs to the Stage?

    Oct 8, 14 by Cherie Saunders 4 Comments


    *Monday’s episode of “Finding Your Roots 2” had plenty of dramatic revelations for its three subjects…as well as the viewing audience. Who knew that CNN anchor Anderson Cooper’s great-great-great-great-grandfather was beaten to death by his slave? With a farm hoe… Or that documentarian Ken Burns had an American relative who fought for the British in the […]