3,948Apr 21, 2011
After Words with Andrew Breitbart
Blogger Andrew Breitbart talked about his book Righteous Indignation: Excuse Me While I Save the World! (Grand Central Publishing, 2011). He discussed his transformation from default liberal ...
3,784Mar 22, 2010
Q&A with the Gregory Brothers
Evan and Michael Gregory, two of the four people who make up the group “The Gregory Brothers,” talked about their political parodies. They create music videos using politicians, ...
3,359May 4, 1996
1996 White House Correspondents' Dinner
At the White House Correspondents' Association’s annual black tie
dinner, President Clinton presented the WHCA awards, then joked about
his “stealth campaign.” Comedian ...
3,212Jul 24, 2012
2012 Presidential Campaign Coverage
Judy Woodruff and Gwen Ifill discussed PBS’s plans for covering the 2012 presidential campaign. Both women also talked about their memories of covering past presidential ...
3,143Apr 29, 2000
2000 White House Correspondents' Dinner
President Clinton and Mr. Leno delivered tongue-in-cheek speeches about current political issues and about President Clinton’s future after the presidency. As part of their ...
2,533May 1, 2004
2004 White House Correspondents' Dinner
At the annual association dinner, President Bush and Mr. Leno gave humorous remarks about current events and the political climate in Washington.
1,933Jan 7, 2007
In Depth with P.J. O'Rourke
Author P.J. O’Rourke was interviewed about his life, his career, and his writing. He responded to viewer telephone calls and electronic mail.
A video clip was shown of ...
1,896May 31, 2003
Saturday Book and Author Luncheon: Media Talks
The Saturday Book and Author Luncheon featured some of the nation’s top media commentators on one panel discussing their upcoming works. The discussion became heated at ...
1,797Oct 3, 1991
Book Discussion on Feeding Frenzy
Mr. Sabato discussed his book Feeding Frenzy: How Attack Journalism Has Transformed American Politics. In his book, Mr. Sabato discusses what he sees as the major changes that have ...
1,628Aug 9, 2012
Q&A with Julianna Goldman
Julianna Goldman talked about reporting on President Obama from the beginning of his candidacy in 2007 until the present, including her preparation for presidential news conferences and her ...
1,501Oct 19, 2009
Listen Up, Mr. President Book Party
A book launch party was held at the home of the Lebanese ambassador for Helen Thomas and Craig Crawford, co-authors of Listen Up, Mr. President: Everything You Always Wanted Your President ...
1,490Jul 18, 2013
Q&A with Mark Leibovich
Mark Leibovich talked about his book This Town: Two Parties and a Funeral - Plus Plenty of Valet Parking! - in America’s Gilded Capital. He described his book as an insider’s ...
1,360Nov 6, 2010
Book Discussion on Tears of a Clown
Dana Milbank, syndicated columnist with the Washington Post, presents his criticisms of Fox News host, Glenn Beck. Mr. Milbank argues that Mr. Beck is not an ideologue but rather a ...
1,256Feb 13, 2007
Q&A with Kimberley Strassel
Kimberley Strassel was interviewed about her journalism career and her new Wall Street Journal column, “Potomac Watch,” which launched in January 2007. The host read portions of ...
1,154Sep 23, 2010
Book Discussion on Politics on Demand
Alison Dagnes questions whether the American media system, driven largely by financial goals and a need to entertain consumers, is good for our democracy. She spoke at Barnes and Noble ...
1,079Feb 27, 2012
Book Discussion on The Fox Effect
David Brock and Ari Rabin-Havt examined the career of Roger Ailes, president of Fox News. The authors contend that Mr. Ailes, a former media consultant for Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan, ...
1,030Jan 13, 2008
Race and the 2008 Campaign
Professor Cornel West talked about American society, race, politics and class. He discussed Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton’s primary race. He was interviewed by Frank Rich and ...
980Jul 26, 2012
Book Discussion on Kill the Messenger
Maria Armoudian, author of Kill the Messenger, talked about the positive and negative role that the media plays in global events. Examples she gave of how crises were fomented by the ...
888Feb 10, 2006
Q&A with Glenn Reynolds
Mr. Reynolds talked about his web log at InstaPundit.com. He talked about why he developed it and what difference blogs have made in politics. Topics included opinions on the Iraq ...
850Sep 27, 1995
Book Discussion on P.S.: A Memoir
Mr. Salinger talked about his recently published book, P.S.: A Memoir, published by St. Martin’s Press. It chronicles his long career in politics and the media. He ...
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