Today’s episode of the Oprah Winfrey show was a very special episode in which Winfrey sat down with some of her daytime talk competitors who are no longer on the air. Winfrey’s TV talk reunion included Phil Donahue, Ricki Lake, Geraldo Rivera, Sally Jesse Raphael, and Montel Williams.
At one point Winfrey Read More
ROUND 'EM UP
As part of her final season victory lap, Oprah Winfrey is communing with some of her fellow daytime talk legends.
Tomorrow’s episode of the “Oprah Winfrey Show” will feature appearances from Ricki Lake, Phil Donahue, Geraldo Rivera, Sally Jessy Raphael, and Montel Williams. This much nineties nostalgia and daytime talk power has never Read More
-Montel Williams on Montel Williams: “… I think ‘web entrepreneur’ would be almost an understatement. I’ve got a pretty big presence and the presence is getting bigger.”
-Motion to rename Election Day. Proposed replacement moniker: “Day of Reckoning When Jimmy McMillan’s Rent Is Too Damn High Album Drops.”
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Seriously, is there something in the water? These are bananas! The following reproduced from the Publisher’s Lunch deal board (subscription required), which is where a lot of publishers and agents announce new books they’ve signed up or sold.
Michelle Rowen’s LIVING IN EDEN, about a telephone psychic named Eden who becomes possessed Read More
Montel Williams dedicated a whole episode of his talk show to the presidential campaign and called it “The most important show you’ll ever watch.”
Carey Campbell, the head of the Draft Michael Bloomberg effort in Virginia, agreed to come up for the January 24th taping of the show, which also featured Read More
When Donald Trump completed his sprawling luxury development near Riverside Park, a few celebrity buyers headed over there to grab sleek high-rise apartments overlooking the Hudson River.
Talk-show host Montel Williams was one of them. Actually, he was three of them, purchasing three units in two buildings, at 200 and 220 Riverside Boulevard.
And while Read More
Jon Stewart didn’t show, but on Monday night his co-authors in America (The Book): A Guide to Democracy Inaction turned up at the Algonquin Hotel to pick up this year’s Thurber Prize for American Humor and the check for five grand that came with it.
The duo, Ben Karlin and David Javerbaum, stressed Read More
the Jayson Blair debacle two years ago, New York Times Washington, D.C., bureau chief Jill Abramson was tapped as one of two new managing editors who were meant to right the ship.
taken that long for Ms. Abramson and husband Henry Griggs to settle in—to a
$1.65 million condo in Read More
Lizzy Ratner ventures into Murray Hill, a neighborhood of pampered post-grads and 30-story perma-dorms, and finds New York’s own retirement resort for the young. Call it little Boca in the big city.
Matthew Schuerman looks at the increasingly sorry-looking future of the Freedom Tower and finds the Governor, who has pledged to move Read More