Other people’s bad ratings are the best revenge, especially if you are Ann Curry. Just three months after Ms. Curry was let go at Today in an effort to improve ratings, it looks like the show’s problem wasn’t Ms. Curry after all, reports the Post.
Today, which used to own the morning show race, is all set to get beat out by Good Morning America for the third week in a row. Even the Olympics couldn’t save the summer for NBC–ratings were down 7 percent overall.
That was fast! Just a day after Ann Curry took her final bows, Savannah Guthrie, host of Today‘s third hour, has been named the show’s co-anchor. Ms. Guthrie is NBC’s chief legal correspondent, a role in which she will remain. Read More
On July 30, Kevin Morrissey, the managing editor of The Virginia Quarterly Review, one of America’s most respected and ascendant literary journals, took his own life, apparently unable to abide the pressures of his job. His suicide has since opened a debate on the issue of “workplace bullying” and called into question the Read More
With the real estate market tougher than an NFL front line, Tiki Barber deserves credit for not fumbling the $3.495 million handoff of his East 69th Street apartment. The former New York Giants running back sold his sprawling co-op at 333 East 69th Street for the original October listing price. Mr. Barber, whose name appears on Read More