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  • Lofton's stellar analysis highlights CBS coverage of Ravens victory

    Lofton's stellar analysis highlights CBS coverage of Ravens victory

    CBS Sports analyst James Lofton won me over with 8:29 left in the 4th quarter. The Ravens were ahead 24-10, and they had just completed a running play trying to eat up some clock. It was a nothing play that lost 2 yards. This is the kind of situation where a lot of former players go to sleep in...

  • Hillary Clinton's book shows she's a better media critic than media candidate

    Hillary Clinton's book shows she's a better media critic than media candidate

    Normally, I hate it when politicians play media critics. Whether it is Barack Obama talking about the press as a pack of fools distracted by the “bright, shiny object” or Donald Trump calling anyone who disagrees with him a purveyor of “fake news,” such critiques are often misinformed and almost...

  • CBS names new general manager for WJZ-TV

    CBS names new general manager for WJZ-TV

    CBS named Audra Swain vice president and general manager of Baltimore affiliate WJZ-TV on Tuesday. She succeeds Jay Newman, who announced his retirement last month after 19 years of running the station. Swain comes from KSNV-TV and KVCW-TV in Las Vegas, where she had been general manager since...

  • Telecast of Ravens opener shows deeper bench at CBS Sports

    Telecast of Ravens opener shows deeper bench at CBS Sports

    While much of the attention Sunday was on the season-opening debut of former Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo as analyst on the top NFL broadcast team at CBS, a smaller story about the network’s football coverage has gone less noticed. CBS Sports has done a good job of deepening its bench and bringing...

  • Ken Burns' 'Vietnam' is epic, but don't expect an impact like 'The Civil War'

    Ken Burns' 'Vietnam' is epic, but don't expect an impact like 'The Civil War'

    Ken Burns has created another epic historical documentary in “The Vietnam War,” a 10-part, 18-hour series on America’s catastrophic war in Southeast Asia. This PBS production, which premieres Sept. 17, has all the Burns signature elements: stunningly eloquent still photographs, music that instantly...

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  • 'The Deuce' Episode 2 recap: 'Show and Prove'

    'The Deuce' Episode 2 recap: 'Show and Prove'

    Last week’s pilot of “The Deuce” delved into the seedy business world of bartending and prostitution. One is illegal and frowned upon, but as David Simon expertly shows, the two aren’t so different. Both have sketchy, violent clients, both rake in a decent amount cash, and both use bookkeeping...

  • East Baltimore family to be featured on 'Family Feud' on Thursday

    East Baltimore family to be featured on 'Family Feud' on Thursday

    Five first cousins from East Baltimore will make their debut on “Family Feud,” hosted by actor Steve Harvey, this week, and they’re looking to “#turnup” the heat. The Ramsey family will compete on the game show on Thursday in hopes of outwitting another family and taking home a cash prize. And according...

  • 'Bachelor in Paradise' finale: Johns Hopkins grad Taylor Nolan gets engaged

    'Bachelor in Paradise' finale: Johns Hopkins grad Taylor Nolan gets engaged

    “Bachelor in Paradise” may have caused quite the controversy this summer, but for Johns Hopkins University graduate Taylor Nolan, things turned out pretty well. Fellow contestant Derek Peth proposed to Nolan on the “Bachelor in Paradise” finale Monday night, and she said yes. Nolan, a mental health...

  • What they're saying about 'The Deuce,' David Simon's new show

    What they're saying about 'The Deuce,' David Simon's new show

    “The Deuce,” the new HBO show from Baltimorean and “The Wire” creator David Simon, officially premiered Sunday (though it’s been available for HBO Go to stream since August). Here’s what critics are saying about the drama, which stars James Franco and chronicles the rise of the porn industry in...

  • Baltimore's TT the Artist featured on 'Insecure' Season 2 soundtrack

    Baltimore's TT the Artist featured on 'Insecure' Season 2 soundtrack

    Whether you’re #TeamIssa or a loyal member of the #LawrenceHive, here’s one thing all fans of HBO’s “Insecure” can get behind. The show, created by actress and director Issa Rae, has dropped its Season 2 soundtrack with a feature by Baltimore’s very own TT the Artist. The local rapper, who also...

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