Topic: Robert Thompson
Election 2010 campaigns seed town-hall meetings with tough questioners and cameras, in the hope of tarring a rival via a 'YouTube moment.' Here's a look at one recent episode in an Ohio House race.
09/17/2010 04:00 pm
As 'Law & Order: Los Angeles' ramps up, the role cities play in storytelling is seen in the tone, shaping of other characters, and cultural backdrop.
08/11/2010 05:55 pm
President Obama on 'The View' won mixed reviews. But it's the sort of thing presidents need to do these days to get their message out to people who don't watch CNN or Fox News.
07/29/2010 07:43 pm
'The Closer' returns for its sixth season Monday night at 9 p.m.
07/12/2010 08:38 pm
Emmy Award nominations released Thursday tapped Conan O'Brien's short-lived stint on NBC's Tonight Show, as well as a handful of shows from non-broadcast networks.
07/08/2010 05:18 pm
CNN talk-show host Larry King's thousands of interviews chronicle 25 years of popular culture.
06/30/2010 05:17 pm
The last thing BP wanted was images of the undersea oil plume in the Gulf shown to the world. Yet the live ‘spillcam’ of the Deepwater Horizon geyser may have tempered ill-will against BP.
06/05/2010 03:11 pm
The BP live feed of the Gulf oil spill is proving to be mesmerizing to millions of Web viewers.
06/04/2010 05:09 pm
'Diff'rent Strokes' star Gary Coleman, who died Friday, became a household name at a transitional period for black child actors.
05/28/2010 04:38 pm
A slew of new law-and-order dramas ordered up by the TV networks show the genre's enduring appeal.
05/26/2010 04:17 pm