The Ticker: Bowl, O’Reilly, Allen…

By Chris Ariens 

> It’s another Ballot Bowl weekend on CNN. John King anchors the political programming tomorrow from 2pm-6pmET and again on Sunday from 1pm-3pmET. CNN “captures the candidates’ remarks” from state to state and airs them un-edited as they campaign.

>’s Jeff Bercovici writes about “O’Reilly’s Ratings Howler”. In his syndicated column, FNC’s Bill O’Reilly compares Fox News Channel to CNN as well as NBC’s “two cable outlets.”

> Former CNN & MSNBC anchor Natalie Allen joins The Weather Channel’s Climate Initiative team. Allen will co-anchor Forecast Earth along with Dr. Heidi Cullen as well as report on climate change and green solutions.