Woman trouble
By Andrew Billen - 19 January 12:00

Television - Andrew Billen on a series emphasising Alan Clark's unconsummated passions

When Homer met Tony
By Andrew Billen - 12 January 12:00

Television - Andrew Billen applauds the PM's judgement in agreeing to appear on <em>The Simpsons</em

NS Profile - Today programme listeners
By David Cox - 12 January 12:00

The audience of BBC Radio's morning show may not be as liberal as we thought, but it is deadly serio

Swinging in the Sixties
By Andrew Billen - 05 January 12:00

Television - Andrew Billen revisits the rise of new Labour on a tricky vote - at the 1964 election

America - Andrew Stephen feels sorry for Rush Limbaugh
By Andrew Stephen - 05 January 12:00

Only a very cruel country would make a drug addict the target of derision, even when the addict happ

The ratings war
By Andrew Billen - 15 December 12:00

Television - Andrew Billen reports on the conquests and casualties behind the scenes and on our scre

Can you help this woman?
By Ellie Levenson - 15 December 12:00

Christmas broadcast competition - win a magnum of champagne! Compiled

Hush money on the licence fee
By David Cox - 15 December 12:00

Observations on BBC journalists

There's nowt so queer as folk
By Andrew Billen - 08 December 12:00

Television - Andrew Billen on a sketch show that is less bitingly satirical than benignly silly

John Pilger has some news for Greg Dyke: the BBC's Iraq coverage is just as bad as the US media's
By John Pilger - 08 December 12:00

When Greg Dyke attacked American television's cheerleading coverage of Iraq, how did he manage to keep a straight face?

Now what? - Lauren Booth gets an invite to appear on Celebrity Wife Swap
By Lauren Booth - 08 December 12:00

I froze with shock at the e-mail asking me to appear on <em>Celebrity Fit Club</em>

The fan - Hunter Davies vows to stay alive now he's paid his Sky subscription
By Hunter Davies - 01 December 12:00

I'd be gutted to die in July, just after I've paid my Sky subscription

Mirror, mirror
By Andrew Billen - 01 December 12:00

Television - Andrew Billen asks who is the biggest star of all, after two documentaries on fame

America - Andrew Stephen finds little news on US television
By Andrew Stephen - 01 December 12:00

It all started with O J Simpson. Now, the 24-hour news channels find that accusations of celebrity c

Hair apparent
By Andrew Billen - 24 November 12:00

Television - Andrew Billen doubts that a new BBC costume drama will appeal to Sunday-night viewers

Exclusive: how the BBC will gag its stars
By John Kampfner - 24 November 12:00

John Kampfner reveals that the freedoms of TV and radio reporters and presenters could be curtailed

When reporters' tears flow freely
By David Edwards and David Cromwell - 24 November 12:00

Observations on patriotism

The last laugh
By George Walden - 17 November 12:00

The sitcom Coupling, hailed as the British Friends, has been axed by US TV bosses after just four ep

Gay times
By Andrew Billen - 17 November 12:00

Television - Andrew Billen is pleased to discover US TV celebrating every nuance of homosexuality

Top medal
By Andrew Billen - 10 November 12:00

Television - Andrew Billen is surprised at how smoothly Clarkson swapped cars for tanks

The business - Patrick Hosking hears some mortage whoppers
By Patrick Hosking - 10 November 12:00

The Bank of England has a hopelessly rationalist view of human nature. Investment markets (and, boy,

Watching brief - Amanda Platell sees the Telegraph spike IDS
By Amanda Platell - 10 November 12:00

By refusing to publish Iain Duncan Smith's final call to arms, the <em>Telegraph</em>'s new editor w

Some things are worse than a Murdoch
By Staff blogger - 10 November 12:00

You would need, to quote Oscar Wilde on the death of Little Nell, a heart of stone not to laugh.

Off pitch
By Andrew Billen - 03 November 12:00

Television - Andrew Billen on a drama about footballers that scores too many cliches

Sticky business
By Andrew Billen - 27 October 12:00

Television - Andrew Billen finds little that is uplifting in the musical musings of porn stars

The business - Patrick Hosking sheds no tears for Michael Green
By Patrick Hosking - 27 October 12:00

Carlton's Michael Green deserved to be ditched. Not because he made bad TV, but because he was a bad

Darcus Howe praises undercover reporting
By Darcus Howe - 27 October 12:00

Only undercover reporting could reveal the truth about racism in the police

Not just another pretty face
By Andrew Billen - 20 October 13:00

Television - Andrew Billen warms to the Tory politician who tried life as a single mother

The stylish dictator
By Andrew Billen - 13 October 13:00

Television - Andrew Billen is unmoved by a drama that portrays Hitler as all too vulnerably human

Bring on the Yankee vandals
By David Cox - 13 October 13:00

Observations on the TV merger