The epic struggle to replace David Letterman on the CBS “Late Show” lasted exactly one week. But what do you say when you don't get the gig...

The epic struggle to replace David Letterman on the CBS "Late Show" lasted exactly one week.

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“They want people to sign up, they’ll make it easy for people to sign up and if you say I tried to sign up but I had some glitches, they’ll still let you sign up.” – Ellis Henican The White House announced that a late surge of insurance seekers to HealthCare.gov before Monday’s deadline had pushed signups…

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LATE SHOW OF GRACIOUSNESS

“Stephen Colbert inherits ‘Late Show,’ and so can you?”, Ellis Henican Column, Newsday, April 13 2014 That was quick. The epic struggle to replace David Letterman on the CBS “Late Show” lasted exactly one week. A week ago Thursday, Dave said he’d be vacating his host chair after 21 years. This past Thursday, CBS announced…

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The Party’s Over: How the Extreme Right Hijacked the GOP and I Became a Democrat Charlie Crist, the former Republican governor of Florida, spent years in the party’s inner circle. In this no-holds-barred memoir, he shows why he switched sides and became a Democrat.After serving as a Republican governor—one who was on the short list…

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THE BUSINESS OF ENTERTAINMENT

This public conversation is part of the Communications Studies course “The Business of Entertainment” taught by Bill Lancaster. This course goes beyond the glitz and glamour to the what, why and how of making entertainment. Storytelling professional Ellis Henican visited Northeastern University as part of Professor Bill Lancaster’s class called Business of Entertainment. Ellis, a born and…

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SOCIAL STORY WORKSHOP: WHAT’S THE IRRESISTIBLE NARRATIVE OF OUR BRAND?   Florida governor Charlie Crist, NFL coach Sean Payton, Navy SEAL Commander Rorke Denver, baseball great Dwight Gooden, NASCAR legend Michael Waltrip—they’ve all turned to Ellis Henican for help telling their remarkable stories across a wide variety of media platforms. Now, you and your brand…

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About Ellis Henican

ELLIS HENICAN is a Newsday columnist, television news political analyst, three-time New York Times bestselling author, and social media storyteller. He is also the voice of Stormy on the hit Cartoon Network series, “Sealab 2021”. Across a wide variety of media platforms, Ellis is known for telling compelling stories about the people and issues of today. His most recent book is The Party’s Over: How the Extreme Right Hijacked the GOP and I Became a Democrat, which he wrote with Florida governor Charlie Crist. Ellis’ other books include Doc: A Memoir, with famed baseball pitcher Dwight Gooden, Damn Few with Navy SEAL commander Rorke Denver, In the Blink of an Eye with NASCAR legend Michael Waltrip, and Home Team with New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton.Read More