Just one day after the highly anticipated Game of Thrones “Purple Wedding” episode, about 1.5 million people had downloaded it illegally. That is a new record for any show.
Frontrunners for the Letterman gig include Stephen Colbert, Neil Patrick Harris and Craig Ferguson. But, hey here’s a better idea.
Dave Itzkoff’s new book, “Mad as Hell: The Making of Network and the Fateful Vision of the Angriest Man in Movies,” takes us behind-the-scenes of the making of the iconic movie, “which transformed the way we think about television and the way television thinks about us.” The New York Times culture reporter joined Slade Sohmer on Politics Powered By Twitter on Friday to discuss the book, how it got made, what it stood for, and what we are still taking from it nearly four decades later. Fascinating.
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