Topic: The Zero Hour
The Mayan prophecy be damned, this fall the networks load up on doom
By T.L. Stanley on Aug. 20, 2012 - 12:04 AM EDT
In 1983, the same year President Ronald Reagan gave his hawkish “evil empire” speech, ABC aired The Day After, a made-for-TV movie about a full-scale nuclear war between the Soviet…
Chat show host cracks that annual sales pitch is 'bullshit'
By Anthony Crupi on May. 15, 2012 - 10:08 PM EDT
In what has become a snarky rite of spring, ABC late-night host Jimmy Kimmel on Tuesday afternoon affectionately skewered his network, before turning his sights on the competition. Speaking at the…