Brenda Buttner of Fox News/Fox Business fame dead at 55

Oh, no, not again. Neil Cavuto went on the air today to announce the death of Brenda Buttner, Fox News business reporter and host of Bulls and Bears. If you get déjà vu watching this, it’s because it wasn’t so long ago that Cavuto has gone on TV to announce the passing of Terry Keenan, who also…

Can’t believe the news that Maria Stephanos has left Fox 25 Boston

The only reason I am posting today about a Boston TV anchorwoman is because we get all the Boston local TV stations on our local cable in most of Saskatchewan (although Shaw customers still get their stations from Detroit).  So in addition to their nonstop obsessive coverage of the Patriots (which outdoes our local coverage…

Sun News Network closes, capping an epic bad week for the TV news biz

Early this morning Sun News Network ceased operations. A proposed sale of the channel fell through, and so that was that. Viewers who tune in the channel today are instead seeing a message that states the channel is no longer available. In truth, the conservative-leaning channel, home to Ezra Levant, Michael Coren, Brian Lilley etc.,…

LAST WORD ON MITT ROMNEY’S CONVENTION

Well, sorry for skipping out of the big convention coverage last night. Instead of liveblogging as usual, I instead drove out of town and missed most of the TV and online coverage of the convention. However, I was never out of the loop, as I did tune in to the live coverage on satellite radio on Fox…