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Press Releases: 05/22/12

Posted in Press Releases on May 22, 2012 by icn2

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This Friday, CNN will air a special hour titled “Anderson Cooper Special Report- Arab Spring: Revolution Interrupted”.

The round table will focus on CNN’s reporters who were in the field reporting and risking their lives in Egypt, Libya and Syria for the uprisings known as The Arab Spring and the continuing turmoil across the Arab world.

Anderson Cooper will be joined by CNN International’s Arwa Damon, Nic Robertson and Ivan Watson and former CIA officer Bob Baer as they recall the hardships, dangers and challenges of reporting in a violent and ever changing environment and look ahead to what’s next for the Arab world.

The Special hour will air at 8 and 10pm ET on CNN and CNN International.

Open Mouth, Insert Foot…

Posted in FNC on May 22, 2012 by icn2

The Daily Beast’s Howard Kurtz has mysterious FNC anonymice walking back comments Roger Ailes made last night about the New York Times…

Roger Ailes, who loves to bash the liberal media, used some extraordinarily harsh language the other day–and now realizes it.

In a speech Monday night at Ohio University, his alma mater, the Fox News chairman described New York Times reporters as “a bunch of lying scum.”

That’s a pretty sweeping indictment of a top newspaper, even by Ailes’s blunt standards.

A senior Fox News executive says Ailes realizes he went too far and regrets using that language.

Free for All: 05/22/12

Posted in Free For All on May 22, 2012 by icn2

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HLN to Launch New Evening News Show June 4th…

Posted in HLN on May 22, 2012 by icn2

HLN announced a new evening news show to launch on June 4th…


Nationally Syndicated Radio Host and Best-Selling Financial Expert Clark Howard and CNN Journalist Isha Sesay Join New Show Airing 5-7 p.m. ET

NEW YORK, NY, May 22, 2012—HLN launches a new destination for news and information with Evening Express, hosted by Ryan Smith, beginning Monday, June 4. This new addition to HLN’s schedule will air weeknights, 5-7 p.m. ET, and feature HLN’s popular personal finance expert Clark Howard, and CNN’s Isha Sesay, it was announced by Scot Safon, Executive Vice President and General Manager, HLN. Evening Express will be based at the network’s global headquarters in Atlanta.

“HLN is excited to offer our viewers an evening news program that centers on the news and information they’ll discuss around the dinner table,” said Safon. “The format and tone of Evening Express was inspired by our hit show Morning Express with Robin Meade. Viewers tell us all the time that they love how Robin and the Morning Express team start their day on HLN, and now Ryan, Clark and Isha will be welcoming them home in the evening.”
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