Posts filed under “Television”

Leonard Nimoy, Spock of ‘Star Trek

Leonard Nimoy, Spock of ‘Star Trek,’ Dies at 83

Source: NYT

Category: Television, Video

TDS: Better Call Foul

The Daily ShowDaily Show Full Episodes,  More Daily Show Videos,  Comedy Central Full Episodes

Category: Financial Press, Humor, Television, Weekend

Killing Cancer

Vice: Special report: Killing Cancer, Friday February 27 10:30 on HBO

 

 

Source: thefutoncritic

Category: Science, Television, Video

Jimmy Fallon Recaps SNL’s 40th Anniversary


Source: YouTube

Category: Humor, Television, Video

Go on the Daily Show!

Last week, we had the announcement of the end of Jon Stewart’s run on The Daily Show. I had been saving this column for the next TDS disaster, but rather than hold it, I decided to set it free. Enjoy. ~~~ A few months ago, my fellow Bloomberg View columnist Megan McCardle anticipated just such a…Read More

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

TDS & Jon Stewart’s Legacy: By the Numbers


Source: Yahoo

Category: Humor, Television, Video

All Hail the Daily Show!

Last night, Jon Stewart announced he would not be renewing his contract for The Daily Show. It immediately set off a scramble – who is going to replace him? What might this mean for intelligent, hard-hitting media criticism? And what is Jon going to do in the future? You might think that in this era…Read More

Category: Financial Press, Humor, Media, Television

TDS: Guardians of the Veracity

Category: Financial Press, Really, really bad calls, Television, Video

TDS: Mr. Unclean

North Carolina Senator Thom Tillis stands by his free-market principles and suggests that employees shouldn’t be forced to wash their hands before returning to work.

 

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Category: Humor, Philosophy, Television, Video

The Real Story Behind Apple’s Famous ’1984′ Super Bowl Ad


Source: Bloomberg

For its 85th anniversary, Bloomberg Businessweek chronicles the most disruptive ideas of the past 85 years. In 1984, the world was introduced to the Apple Macintosh personal computer with an advertisement that ran during Super Bowl XVIII. The spot helped define Apple as a brand and changed the Super Bowl into a must-see media event. (Video by Brandon Lisy. Music by Andy Clausen)

Category: Technology, Television, Video