Posts filed under “Television”

John Oliver: Mental Health

John Oliver explains how our national system of treating mental health works, or more often than not, how it doesn’t.




Category: Humor, Really, really bad calls, Television, Video

John Oliver vs. Lorne Michaels

Who has the best farm team, Lorne Michaels or Jon Stewart? The latter is retired, but he spawned Stephen Colbert and John Oliver. Who has Lorne hatched for us lately? NOBODY! But Lorne controls the media, he’s the King of New York! But there’s a new emperor in town. Welcome to 2015 where there’s so…Read More

Category: Humor, Television, Think Tank

Ray Dalio’s Interview at Bloomberg

Fascinating interview with Ray Dalio of Bridgewater yesterday by Tom Keene and Mike McKee, The full run of videos are here, but a few select excerpts are below:


China Is Going to Be Just Fine, But Weaker


More videos after the jump

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Category: Economy, Hedge Funds, Investing, Television, Video

Fallon: Trump Interviews Himself In the Mirror

This was hilarious:



Be sure to watch the full interview on the Tonite Show – after seeing it, I no longer find it inconceivable that The Donald could be President. November 2016 is a long way off, but its not impossible that he could win.

Videos after the jump

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Category: Humor, Politics, Television, Video

Hosting Advice for Stephen Colbert (from his competitors)


Hat tip Rolling Stone

Category: Humor, Television, Video, Weekend

Simpsons Spoof Trump

  Daily Beast via Matt Miller

Category: Humor, Politics, Television

The Colbeard: More Cognito



Good news! I still exist!

Colbert Late Show now has its own site, too



Category: Humor, Television, Video

Why the Daily Show had to change

Barack Obama changed American politics. So the Daily Show had to change too.




Category: Politics, Television, Video

Letterman and the Future of Media Consumption

The past month has seen an outpouring of tributes and praise for the just-retired “Late Show” host David Letterman. I have been linking to some of the more informative (and amusing) discussions in the morning reads (see this and this). None have really captured the context I was looking for: what does this tell us about the future…Read More

Category: Humor, Television, Web/Tech

Adam Sandler’s Musical Farewell to David Letterman

Tonight is the final Letterman show — I thought this Adam Sandler tribute was worth sharing:  

Category: Music, Television, Weekend