If it's Sunday, it's Meet the Press.
news Talk Show
, originally moderated by Lawrence E. Spivak. Last hosted by Tim Russert under the title Meet the Press With Tim Russert
, until his death in June 2008. David Gregory is the new host, starting in December 2008.
Launched on the radio in 1945, Meet the Press
had its television premiere in 1947. It is the longest running show
in the history of television.
network ran its own Sunday Morning talk-talk with Issues And Answers
, that ran from 1960 to 1981; when it was replaced by the still-running This Week
's competing offering was Face The Nation
, which started in 1954 and is still on the air.Meet The Press
was once described by Jon Stewart
as "one of those shows that exists so that clips from it can be shown on other shows
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