Bill Carter

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2014

    Cheap Laughs: The Best in Independent Comedy This Week, 3/26 - 4/1

    This week in Cheap Laughs, we hang out in bookstores, right a historic wrong done to Staten Island, brag abut Brooklyn's best live talk show, and hear tall tales about the very worst topic known to man: cheating. Here are our picks for independently produced New York comedy worth your time over the ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    March 6, 2013


    Seth Meyers discusses his life's top stories

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2011

    Keith Olbermann Leaves MSNBC (Video) (Update)

    ​Keith Olbermann, the host of MSNBC's "Countdown" since 2003, resigned from the program suddenly last night. Olbermann announced on the air that he would be leaving the show immediately, his time slot to be filled by Lawrence O'Donnell. What happened?

  • Blogs

    November 8, 2010

    Press Clips: Murderous Monday Feelings

    ​Have you ever received a piece of mail with a tracking number and you know it's there but everyone keeps passing the buck off to someone else until someone finally says "Oh, it'll show up in a day or two!"? That just happened to me for the second time. I am going to Fucking. Kill. Someone. Pr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2010

    Five Potential Countdown Hosts for Tonight

    ​Whoops! Looks like the guy they tried to replace the now-suspended Keith Olbermann with tonight isn't going to be clocking in at MSNBC tonight because we noticed he -- like Olbermann -- doesn't meet MSNBC's supposed "standards" (that John Cook at Gawker just found out might not be getting any ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 24, 2010

    Week of Media Shitcanning Madness Continues: CNN's Jon Klein, NBC's Jeff Zucker

    ​Locally, we've seen some pretty intense media cannings take place, specifically at the New York Daily News, which also goes without mentioning Katy Perry being booted off Sesame Street. Well, this morning, news went wide of two more big ones: CNN president Jon Klein is out, and NBC-Universal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2004
  • News

    November 6, 2001

    Outside Chance

    Meet the Thinkers Who'd Help Uncle Sam—If Only He'd Bring Them In

  • News

    June 5, 2001