The (Comedy) Ticker: Onion News Network, Dr. Sanjay Gupta, The Daily Show

By Alex Weprin Comment

  • Tragic news: IFC has canceled the “Onion News Network” after two seasons. “Funny Fake Foiled By Film Folks,” the headlines read (not really). The Huffington Post has details on the decision.
  • CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta was on sister network TBS, where talked to Conan O’Brien. Among the revelations, sometimes laughter is the best medicine. You can view the entire segment here.
  • “The Daily Show” has a new online segment called “On Topic” that profiles newsmakers and organizations… such as the cable news channels. Below is the segment on Fox News, after the jump, C-SPAN.