Sandra Bland

Very few cases seem as obvious as the murder of Sandra Bland at the hands of Texas police. 

URL: http://www.cnn.com/2015/07/22/us/texas-sandra-bland-arrest/

Ending The Tonight Show with David Letterman

We are in the final month, the final few weeks, in fact, of The Tonight Show with David Letterman. Here’s a round-up of all the coverage, beginning with an article from 2011 that emphasizes how important Letterman’s career was to what television has now become – I for one will remember, very fondly, those nights I spent in the mid 90’s tripping balls and wondering how David Letterman was able to read my mind.

David Letterman: how a gap-toothed failed morning-show host and a ragtag band of misfits and rejects changed television forever
URL: http://www.rollingstone.com
/culture/news/david-letterman-year-one-20110929#ixzz3ZZD7chaD

Obama Makes Final Appearance on David Letterman
URL: http://time.com
/3846483/barack-obama-david-letterman/

We need David Letterman’s America: How the Leno/Fallon/Colbert choice defines us and how we see the world
Letterman/Colbert’s irony and subversion vs. Leno/Fallon’s desperate need to be liked
URL: http://www.salon.com
/2015/05/06/we_need_david_lettermans_
america_how_the_lenofalloncolbert_choice
_defines_us_and_how_we_see_the_world/

David Letterman’s Sidekick Paul Shaffer Ready to Disband CBS Orchestra
URL: http://www.billboard.com
/articles/news/6560876/david-lettermans-sidekick-paul-shaffer-ready-to-disband-cbs-orchestra

‘Late Show With David Letterman’ guest list for May 11-15 includes Bill Clinton, Oprah Winfrey, Howard Stern, Tom Waits
URL: http://www.nola.com
/tv/index.ssf/2015/05/david_letterman_
guests_bill_cl.html

Jimmy Kimmel won’t compete against David Letterman’s final show
URL: http://www.foxnews.com
/entertainment/2015/05/08/jimmy-kimmel-wont-air-new-episode-opposite-david-letterman-final-show/

Jimmy Kimmel Plans Rerun on Letterman’s Last Night to Not ‘Distract Viewers’
URL: http://www.rollingstone.com
/tv/news/jimmy-kimmel-plans-rerun-on-lettermans-last-night-to-not-distract-viewers-20150507#ixzz3ZZ3VPYNI

David Letterman: The great innovator leaves behind a late-night TV world in transition
URL: http://www.oregonlive.com
/movies/2015/05/david_letterman_the_great_inno.html

David Letterman’s Top Ten On-Air Moments
URL: http://tmagazine.blogs.nytimes.com
/2015/05/07/david-letterman-top-10-moments-steve-odonnell/?_r=0

The No. 1 reason fans are turning out: They love David Letterman
URL: http://www.latimes.com
/entertainment/tv/la-et-st-david-letterman-late-show-lineup-20150508-story.html

David Letterman says viral videos by Jimmy Kimmel and Jimmy Fallon drove him out of late-night TV
URL: http://www.businessinsider.com
/david-letterman-tonight-show-exit-rolling-stone-interview-2015-5#ixzz3ZZ4tU2tN

From Sonny and Cher’s reunion to Future Islands’ freakout, the most memorable performances during Dave’s 33 years in late night
URL: http://www.rollingstone.com
/tv/lists/david-lettermans-top-10-musical-moments-20150506

Top Obama moments on David Letterman since 2004
URL: http://www.cbsnews.com
/media/best-president-obama-interviews-david-letterman/

Cher Appears On ‘Late Show With David Letterman,’ Says She Will Miss Him
URL: http://www.ibtimes.com
/cher-appears-late-show-david-letterman-says-she-will-miss-him-video-1913714

‘David Letterman: A Life on Television’ Didn’t Give Us the Full Dave
URL: https://www.yahoo.com
/tv/david-letterman-a-life-on-television-118171713295.html

NBC News, Brian Williams, Katie Couric and Andrew Lack

As questions swirl around NBC news, the tea leaves reveal shake-ups aren’t necessarily tied directly to Brian Williams departure.

Marvin Kalb critical of Brian Williams, Bill O’Reilly
URL: http://www.bostonglobe.com/
lifestyle/names/2015/03/05/veteran-journo-marvin-kalb-doubt-brian-williams-will-back-anchor-chair/rv2nl0vIDRTER5qxyOmL1O/story.html

NBC Appoints Andrew Lack as Head of Its News Division
URL: http://www.nytimes.com/
2015/03/07/business/media/nbc-appoints-andrew-lack-as-new-head-of-its-news-division.html

Is America’s sweetheart returning to NBC? Katie Couric reportedly ‘talking to network about replacing Brian Williams’
URL: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/
news/article-2983016/Katie-Couric-talks-NBC-replace-Brian-Williams-station-scrambles-rejuvenate-itself.html

Katie Couric in talks to return to NBC in wake of Brian Williams scandal: sources
URL: http://www.nydailynews.com/
entertainment/tv/katie-couric-return-nbc-news-article-1.2139675

Will Katie Couric get a second chance on NBC?
URL: http://money.cnn.com/
2015/03/06/media/katie-couric-nbc-news-possibility/

Is the NBC News Shakeup Really About Brian Williams?
URL: http://www.adweek.com/
news/television/nbc-news-shakeup-really-about-brian-williams-163320

Rieder: Big challenges for new NBC News chief
URL: http://www.usatoday.com/
story/money/columnist/rieder/2015/03/06/lack-returns-to-run-nbc-news/24497867/

Michael Wolff on NBC News’ Ratings Woes: Too Many Execs, No Real Power
URL: http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/
news/michael-wolff-nbc-news-ratings-755346

Savannah Guthrie Taking Brian Williams Spot On ‘Nightly News’
URL: http://hollywoodlife.com/
2015/03/03/savannah-guthrie-replacing-brian-williams-nightly-news-nbc/

What else has NBC News dug up on Brian Williams?
URL: http://money.cnn.com/
2015/02/12/media/brian-williams-investigation-questions/

Brian Williams Mess Pulls Government’s Media Mogul Back to NBC News
URL: http://www.motherjones.com/
politics/2015/03/andrew-lack-bbg-nbc-news-brian-williams