Helen Hunt; James Wolcott; Bud Greenspan
Entertainment, Books, SportsAir Date 08/17/2001
Helen Hunt on "Curse of the Jade Scorpion"; James Wolcott on his novel "The Catsitters"; Bud Greenspan on the Sydney Olympics.
BooksAir Date 08/17/2001
Critic James Wolcott describes his novel "The Catsitters," which is about Johnny Downs, an out-of-work actor.
Fall Television '94
Entertainment, MediaAir Date 09/30/1994
Journalist Tom Shales, Elvis Mitchell, John Leonard, and James Wolcott discuss the hit shows of the season.
Fall Television '94; Jim Rogers
World, Entertainment, Books, MediaAir Date 09/30/1994
A panel of critics review the hit shows of the season; Jim Rogers on his memoir, "Investment Biker."
Tabloid Journalism; The Science of Love
Science, MediaAir Date 02/14/1994
Journalists on the rise of tabloid news. Helen Fisher and David M. Buss, the authors of "Anatomy of Love" and "The Evolution of Desire."
Entertainment, Politics, Society, MediaAir Date 02/14/1994
Journalists debate the rising prominence of tabloid news and whether it has overshadowed serious reporting.
Culture Recap '92; Liz Smith
Entertainment, Politics, MediaAir Date 12/29/1992
Critics analyze the best and worst in entertainment and politics; gossip columnist Liz Smith on the happening of 1992.
Culture Recap '92
Entertainment, PoliticsAir Date 12/29/1992
Entertainment critics Janet Maslin, James Wolcott, Frank Rich and Marvin Kitman analyze the best and the worst in entertainment and politics of 1992.
Dan Quayle Controversy; Robert Bartley; 'Heeere's Johnny!'; Susan Crosland
Entertainment, Politics, Business, Books, SocietyAir Date 05/21/1992
Debate on Dan Quayle's "family values." Robert Bartley's "The Seven Fat Years." Johnny Carson retires. Author Susan Crosland.
EntertainmentAir Date 05/21/1992
Journalists Calvin Trillin, James Wolcott, and former bandleader Skitch Henderson reminisce about Johnny Carson's 30 years as host of "The Tonight Show."