Does TV’s Dr. Oz Really Know How To Fix What Ails You?

Does TV’s Dr. Oz Really Know How To Fix What Ails You?

It’s easy these days to turn to the Internet to try to self-diagnose what ails you, especially with the glut of information provided by authority figures like Dr. Mehmet Oz – better known as Oprah Winfrey-certified Dr. Oz – one of the most recognizable names in the media when it comes to comes medicine. But a new report by the Chicago Tribune is calling his wide-ranging advice into question. [More]

Craig Ferguson Badmouths Continental Airlines

Craig Ferguson Badmouths Continental Airlines

I just assume that celebrities get better treatment from airlines, but this story from Craig Ferguson proves otherwise. Here’s a tip for gate agents: if you’ve just told a TV personality who volunteered to get off a flight that his reward is a 6 hour layover, it’s probably not a good idea to add, “Don’t badmouth us on TV!” [More]

Black Blogger Alliance Hits Talk Show Host Where It Hurts

Black Blogger Alliance Hits Talk Show Host Where It Hurts

After Glen Beck called Barack Obama a “racist” who “has a deep-seated hatred for white people” on a Fox News show, a coalition of black bloggers went after the controversial talk show host, causing Procter & Gamble and other advertisers to pull ads from Beck’s talk show, Mediabistro’s TV Newser reports.