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Cable News Is Already Casting for a Trump Replacement

If the Democrats take the president down, they may take down cable news's ratings with him. Who is going to be the next star the press fixates on?
Arick Wierson
2.5.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Decided to Sign the Tax Bill Today to Prove Cable News Wrong

The president had reportedly planned on waiting until January to avoid risking automatic cuts to Medicaid. He changed his mind on Friday.
Drew Schwartz
12.22.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

FOX News Just Canned Bill O'Reilly

The network's most popular host will not be returning to 'The O'Reilly Factor.'
Drew Schwartz
4.19.17
free play

Hijack Headlines in 'NNC News'

Fake news? Censorship? Alternative Facts? 'NNC News' has it all covered.
Danielle Riendeau
4.10.17
war

America Is Always Ready for War

All it took for pundits and politicians to embrace Donald Trump was a missile strike.
Eve Peyser
4.7.17
Desus & Mero

Rachel Maddow Tells Desus and Mero About How She Uses Sci-Fi to Contextualize Trump

The MSNBC host visited the VICELAND show to talk about our new president, Chris Hayes, and Obama's vacation.
Sarah Bellman
2.16.17
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

I Watched Cable News for 12 Hours on Super Tuesday and Learned Nothing

Well, I learned one thing: Wolf Blitzer is a machine.
Mike Pearl
3.2.16
Stuff

HLN Invited Twitter Dude @Fart to Talk About Snowden on TV, and He Talked About Edward Scissorhands Instead

"I expected to be cut off as soon as I mentioned scissors for hands or whatever, but she kept talking to me."
Drew Millard
9.30.15
News

How It Felt to Be Inside the Ferguson Media Circus

As a local reporter in St. Louis during the protests over Michael Brown's death, I watched as the international press parachuted in. I'm glad they came.
Ray Downs
11.24.14
News

The Mainstreaming of Al Sharpton

How Al Sharpton transformed from FBI informant to political powerbroker.
Grace Wyler
4.11.14
tech

Nancy Grace's Insane, Murder-Fueled Twitter Brilliance

The former prosecutor and current fearmongering cable news host populates social media with hashtags like #BoxOfInfants, #RatBiteFever, and #SpermSwap, all in the name of telling us how terrible the world is.
Harry Cheadle
3.13.14
Stuff

I Stayed up All Night Watching Coverage of the Boston Bomber Manhunt

I was met with a flurry of false reports. Some were just dropped without mention: the suspects jacked a police SUV, possibly another car, and blew something up at Harvard. Other persisted. Was the bomber an Indian-American student who'd gone missing...
Josh Androsky
4.19.13