The Christmas Ticker: Sambolin, Tapper, ‘Friends’

By Jordan Chariton 

  • Recently departed CNN anchor Zoraida Sambolin is looking to start her own production company, the Latin Post reports. Upon her exit this month, Sambolin told staff that her battle with cancer put life into perspective for her.

  • Buzzfeed’s Dorsey Shaw advocates for CNN to tap Jake Tapper in an effort to shake up the Sunday show scene. The animated GIF includes actor Christian Bale, Senator John McCain, rapper Ice Cube, and a wild bird.

  • “Fox and Friends” extends to four hours on New Year’s Day, airing from 6am-10amET. “Oreilly Factor” producer Jesse Watters, Anna Kooiman, and Clayton Morris co-host.