Erik Wemple: Gabriel Sherman


Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 01/17/2014

Roger Ailes biographer: On the lookout for ‘misinformation’

Sherman says that Ailes was trying to ‘fish’ for his sources.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:02 PM ET, 01/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fox News, Gabriel Sherman, Roger Ailes

Posted at 03:50 PM ET, 01/16/2014

Say something positive about Roger Ailes!

By Erik Wemple  |  03:50 PM ET, 01/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fox News, Gabriel Sherman, Roger Ailes, Stephen Colbert

Posted at 03:25 PM ET, 01/16/2014

Benghazi: More ‘stand down’ fallout for Fox News

Senate Intelligence committee delivers more cold water for Oct. 2012 “scoop.“

By Erik Wemple  |  03:25 PM ET, 01/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, Fox News, Gabriel Sherman, President Obama, Roger Ailes, Senate Intelligence committee, stand down

Posted at 04:41 PM ET, 01/15/2014

Why did Roger Ailes’s brother cooperate with new biography?

Something of a journo-coup vis-a-vis the Ailes family.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:41 PM ET, 01/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fox News, Gabriel Sherman, Robert ailes, Roger Ailes

Posted at 11:04 AM ET, 01/15/2014

The Daily Show finds love on Fox News’s ‘The Five’

Does anyone watch cable news as carefully as the “Daily Show” does?

By Erik Wemple  |  11:04 AM ET, 01/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  "The Five", Bob Beckel, dana perino, Fox News, Gabriel Sherman, Greg Gutfeld, Roger Ailes

Posted at 10:49 AM ET, 01/13/2014

How does Roger Ailes divide the country?

Biographer does a lamentable job of defending the title of his book.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:49 AM ET, 01/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fox News, Gabriel Sherman, Roger Ailes

Posted at 11:24 AM ET, 01/10/2014

Roger Ailes told tall tale about belly dancer, boa constrictor: New book

Just what happened on the Jan. 9, 1968, episode of the Mike Douglas Show?

By Erik Wemple  |  11:24 AM ET, 01/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CBS This Morning, Fox News, Gabriel Sherman, Roger Ailes

Posted at 06:03 PM ET, 01/08/2014

Roger Ailes paranoid? More evidence

The Ailes directive: ‘Don’t bad-mouth your employer’

By Erik Wemple  |  06:03 PM ET, 01/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fox News, Gabriel Sherman, Garrison, New York Magazine, Roger Ailes

Posted at 04:50 PM ET, 01/08/2014

Roger Ailes biography: The “fact-checking” bogosity

Fox News sounds almost as if it wanted author Gabriel Sherman to trust them!

By Erik Wemple  |  04:50 PM ET, 01/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fox News, Gabriel Sherman, Roger Ailes

Posted at 12:49 PM ET, 08/05/2013

'Books about Roger Ailes': Site breaks down offerings

Site generates excitement -- and a particular view -- about biographies on the Fox News chief.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:49 PM ET, 08/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fox Mole, Gabriel Sherman, Joe Muto, Roger Ailes

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 03/14/2013

Roger Ailes biographer follows people on Twitter

Just what does it mean to "follow" someone on Twitter. Are we talking "stalking" here?

By Erik Wemple  |  02:00 PM ET, 03/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gabriel Sherman, Roger Ailes, Zev Chafets

Posted at 04:02 PM ET, 02/13/2013

Fox News scoops: Where's Gabriel Sherman?

We're told that the failure of Roger Ailes's unauthorized biographer to break news about Fox News could have dire consequences for his book. Okay.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:02 PM ET, 02/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Breitbart.com, Gabriel Sherman

Posted at 03:37 PM ET, 01/25/2013

Roger Ailes biography sparks an Internet shopping spree

Someone has gone on a shopping spree for domain names related to the upcoming book on the Fox News chief.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:37 PM ET, 01/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fox News, Gabriel Sherman, Roger Ailes

Posted at 08:05 AM ET, 07/11/2012

Media news derivatives: July 11

A roundup of media stories for July 11

By Erik Wemple  |  08:05 AM ET, 07/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  scott pelley, bob beckel, fox news, "the five" allen west, russian wikipedia, new york times, brian stelter, gabriel sherman, santiago lyon, associated press

Posted at 04:35 PM ET, 07/10/2012

Roger Ailes biographer encounters third-rate online taunting

Biographer of Roger Ailes faces lame online campaign.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:35 PM ET, 07/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  gabriel sherman, new york magazine, roger ailes, biography, new america foundation, jennifer stahl, foundations exposed, msnbc

Posted at 10:29 AM ET, 06/06/2012

News media derivatives: June 6

Roundup of media stories for June 6.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:29 AM ET, 06/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ed schultz, gabriel sherman, roger ailes, GOOD magazine, drudge report, new yorker, news corp., disney, espn star sports

Posted at 10:49 AM ET, 04/13/2012

Roger Ailes attests to Fox News’s factual perfection

Fox News chief brags about network’s journalistic record.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:49 AM ET, 04/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  roger ailes, fox news, chapel hill, university of north carolina, new york times, gabriel sherman, david folkenflik