Leno's Success Prompts Union Writing Controversy

NY Times reports witness heard union rep give Leno permission to proceed with writing 'Tonight Show' monologue.

Alessandra Loves Chris Matthews (and Obama Too?)

The Times' TV-beat correspondent loves Matthews' Obama worship, but CNN host and anti-illegal immigration crusader Lou Dobbs is "a nut about border crossings."

Does the Times Think Tom Tancredo Is Still in the Race for President?

Didn't he drop out two weeks ago? "Mr. Romney won the precinct with 179 votes, and Mr. McCain finished second with 109. They were followed by Mr. Huckabee, 78; Mr. Thompson, 48; Mr. Giuliani, 45; ...

Yeah! Winner Huckabee Deviates from "Republican Orthodoxy"

How to get the Times to like you: "In the final days of the race, Mr. Huckabee deviated further from what has been Republican orthodoxy. He stopped merely trumpeting the taxes that he cut in ...

Media Favorite John McCain "Reinvigorated" (By 4th-Place Finish)

Independent voters, or just liberals? "Mr. McCain is also focusing on issues important to many independent voters, like climate change and improving the United States' image abroad by taking such ...

Sex on a Plane: MTV Runs Ad Showering Airline Passengers with Condoms

San Francisco Planned Parenthood chapter uses gay character to pitch the pill, the patch and latex.

Networks Ignore Business Side of Strike, Even Though They Are the Business

One striking writer blasts Huckabee's late-night appearance, saying 'Jesus wouldn't cross' a picket line.

"Upbeat" U.S. Deluded About Decline of Civilian Fatalities in Iraq?

"The late-afternoon blast in the Zayuna neighborhood, days after American officials gave an upbeat briefing about how civilian casualties had declined significantly, was one in a string of attacks ...

Iowa Voters Savoring Their Delicious Democrats

Jodi Kantor says Democrats are yummy: "In discussing their choices, Democrats sounded like diners ooohing and ahhing slowly - very slowly - over a menu with too many enticing choices."