In mid-October, the morning after the Dow Industrial Average topped the 10,000 mark for the first time in ages, a young, energetic TV reporter for the Fox Business Network (FBN) named Sandra Smith briefed Don Imus and his viewers on the state of the markets. She does this a couple times an hour, every morning. Read More
Today, a little after 7:30 a.m., Don Imus told his listeners on WABC and viewers on the Fox Business Network that one of his top scheduled guests this morning, Lou Dobbs, had cancelled at the last minute.
Mr. Imus wasn’t entirely clear. But he suggested that Mr. Dobbs’ cancellation had to do with a Read More
Is Lou Dobbs leaving CNN for the Fox Business Network?
Mr. Dobbs had dinner with Fox chief Roger Ailes last month, according to a Times story this morning, and the move, if completed, would make sense.
As Fox continues to dominate the right side of the dial, and MSNBC has tacked left, CNN Read More
On the night of Monday, July 27, Bill O’Reilly welcomed Richard Cohen, the head of the Southern Poverty Law Center, onto The O’Reilly Factor, to talk about Mr. Cohen’s repeated public criticisms of CNN anchor Lou Dobbs.
In recent weeks, along with several liberal media watchdog groups, including Media Matters and Read More
In July, thanks in large part to the sudden passing of Michael Jackson, CNN reclaimed second place from MSNBC in weeknight prime time among cable news networks.
According to this afternoon’s press release, CNN beat MSNBC in weekly prime time in both total viewers (1.28 million vs. 868,000) and in the 25-54 demographic Read More
Lou Dobbs frowned. It was the night of Friday, June 5, and the CNN anchor was in front of the cameras, reporting the news that President Obama had created a new position in the White House—a so-called “pay czar” who would monitor executive compensation at businesses bailed out by the government.
“The number of Read More
This is like something straight out of a Don DeLillo novel. According to video report on Time Magazine’s Web site, middle class Mexicans are paying to roleplay crossing the U.S. border illegally.
According to Ioan Grillo, who filed the night-vision green report from Parque Alberto, Mexico for the magazine’s Web site, "A group Read More
Who needs delegates and vice presidential nominees, sex on skates and funny hats to hold a convention? Not Lou Dobbs.
CNN announced today that next week Mr. Dobbs will be hosting a "convention" targetting independent-minded voters during his regular 7 to 8 p.m. hour on CNN.
More from the release:
In the Read More
Robert Zimmerman–a Democratic National Committee member and one of Hillary Clinton’s major New York-based fund-raisers–appeared on CNN’s Lou Dobbs Tonight last night and essentially called for Eliot Spitzer’s resignation.
When asked, Zimmerman said he does not think the governor should survive the revelation that he patronized a prostitution ring, "If the facts are Read More
Earlier today, Space.com founder and noted (illegal) alien-phobe Lou Dobbs sat down with Constitutional scholar Floyd Abrams in front of an audience of journalists and immigration advocates as part of Columbia Journalism School’s “First Amendment Breakfast Series.”
Viewers of Mr. Dobb’s CNN show, Lou Dobbs Tonight, would not have been surprised by his populist-tinged tirades Read More