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Does Sanjay Gupta Fit the Bill at MedPage Today? (Video)

The medical news service has a reputation for getting facts about American health care right, but its newest contributor, Dr. Sanjay Gupta, does not.

Posted on Mar 9, 2013 READ MORE


Dr. Laura

So Long, Dr. Laura: Schlessinger to Leave Radio

Dr. Laura Schlessinger is still sorry about that whole “n-word” incident from earlier this month. So sorry, in fact, that she went on “Larry King Live” Tuesday night to talk about it—and to announce, “I’ve made the decision not to do radio anymore.”

Posted on Aug 18, 2010 READ MORE


Larry King Retires

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Larry King Set to End His Show

Turns out the rumors are true: CNN is soon going to drop “Larry King Live” from its lineup. The Suspendered One announced Tuesday that he’ll retire this fall after 25 years with the show to spend more time with his family.

Posted on Jun 29, 2010 READ MORE


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Sinead O’Connor Faces Off With Catholic Flack Over Pedophilia, Post-Pubescence

Hey, remember Sinead O’Connor? Remember Sinead O’Connor’s beef with the pope back in the day? Well, now she’s a bit older and has more hair on her head, but she’s still up for a good tussle with the Catholic powers that be, as she demonstrates ... (continued)

Posted on Mar 31, 2010 READ MORE


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Larry King to Eric Massa: ‘Are You Gay?’

Larry King got right to the point in his interview with former Congressman Eric Massa on Tuesday’s “Larry King Live,” asking Massa directly if he was gay. This was a question Massa was not about to answer, because, as he informed his confused host, “It insults every gay American ... it somehow classifies people.” Oh.

Posted on Mar 10, 2010 READ MORE


Learn How to Take a Softball

The Onion pokes fun at facing the rigors of the “Larry King Live” interview with this tour of NASA’s Larry King training facility.

Posted on Dec 3, 2008 READ MORE


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Michael Moore Sounds Off on Campaign ‘08

Director Michael Moore paid a visit to “Larry King Live” on Wednesday night, holding forth on a number of timely topics, including his decision to endorse Barack Obama, his newest documentary (about the ‘04 presidential election), Hillary Clinton’s interview the same day on “that other station” and the persistent controversy surrounding the Rev. Jeremiah Wright.

Posted on May 1, 2008 READ MORE


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Cheney’s Memory Issues

Taking a page from the Ronald Reagan Guide to Dodging Sticky Political Issues, Vice President Dick Cheney told Larry King that he didn’t recall if he was the one who asked Alberto Gonzales to pressure John Ashcroft to sign off on a wiretapping program as Ashcroft lay in a hospital bed in 2004.

Posted on Aug 1, 2007 READ MORE


Cheney Admits He Was Wrong

Vice President Dick Cheney is on a tear these days, standing up for his pal Alberto Gonzales, the Bush administration’s failed Iraq policy and his place in the executive branch (or not). But just when you thought you’d heard it all, Cheney came out with a shocking admission: He now knows he was wrong about the insurgency being in its “last throes.”

Posted on Jul 31, 2007 READ MORE


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Smackdown:  Moore vs. Gupta on ‘Larry King Live’

Larry King capitalized on the heated showdown between Michael Moore and CNN’s “The Situation Room” by conducting a rematch between Moore and Dr. Sanjay Gupta on his show Tuesday night.  Moore, when he appeared on “Situation Room” earlier this week, denounced host Wolf Blitzer and reporter Gupta.

Posted on Jul 11, 2007 READ MORE


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Flynt: Falwell Was a Friend

Anyone who has seen “The People vs. Larry Flynt,” or anyone who knows about the famous Supreme Court battle between Flynt (center) and the late Rev. Jerry Falwell (right) over the First Amendment, would probably be shocked to know that the two former enemies became friends after appearing together on “Larry King Live” 10 years ago.

Posted on May 21, 2007 READ MORE


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Barack’s Her (Political) Guy

Is this the beginning of Oprah’s Political Club? The talk show queen says she is officially endorsing Democrat Barack Obama’s ‘08 presidential bid—primarily because of her personal connection to the candidate. 

Posted on May 7, 2007 READ MORE


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Jon Stewart to Dems: ‘Pick Up Your Game’

“The Daily Show” host tells Larry King in that joking-but-not-really-joking way of his, “I’m leaving the Democrats out because I honestly don’t feel that they make an impact. They have 49% of the vote and 3% of the power.”

Posted on Mar 1, 2006 READ MORE


The Bestselling Fake True Story

Memoirist-fraud James Frey brings out the big gun on “Larry King Live.”

Posted on Jan 12, 2006 READ MORE


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