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Too Left, Too Right – Stay Slightly Left

Too Left, Too Right – Stay Slightly Left

By Tom Miritello, Contributing Writer

February 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

With NYU being a overwhelmingly liberal school, many students and faculty responded to Gavin McInnes's comments in the same way. However, being intolerant of anyone's ideas to the point of violence is an attack on the First Amendment.

Stephen Colbert satirical as ever in “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert”

By Ryan Matera, Contributing writer

September 9, 2015


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

The tired traditions of late night television get shaken up on Stephen Colbert's "Late Night with Stephen Colbert."

Late night talk shows should consider female hosts

Late night talk shows should consider female hosts

By Annie Cohen, Contributing Columnist

September 18, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Given the current pool of prominent, successful and qualified female comedians, the lack of women in the late night talk show host role is disgraceful.

Fallon, Meyers prepare to join late night TV history

Fallon, Meyers prepare to join late night TV history

February 3, 2014


Filed under Arts

Johnny Carson, known as the King of Late Night, set the precedent for “The Tonight Show’s” casual and easygoing tone. In his record 30-year stint on the air, he influenced much of today’s late night lineup, namely David Letterman, Jay Leno and Jimmy Fallon. NBC’s rich late-night history ...