Rebecca Miller

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2011

    The Top 10 Dallas/Fort Worth Weatherhumans on Your TV Set

    ​Let's start with this premise: Nobody knows nothin'. Or, better said, nobody knows nothin' different than anybody else. Weatherhumans aren't like sportscasters, who can, on a given night, at least give you a prediction on opposite teams or breaking news in different sports. Weather ... More >>

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    August 19, 2010

    The Heat's Clearly Gotten to KTVT-Channel 11's Mike Burger, Who Announces His Adios

    ​In the annals of local meteorological-teevee history, Mike Burger never achieved the renown of, say, a Harold Taft. Or Troy Dungan. Or David Finfrock. Or Rebecca Miller, even. Still. He's had two swims through Dallas -- first in 1989, when he went to work at KDFW-Channel 4 (a stint that lasted se ... More >>

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    August 7, 2009

    Storm Warnings: Channel 5 Lays Off Promo Staff, While KRLD Fires Brad Barton​Via Gawker, we find word that KXAS-Channel 5 has laid off its marketing folks -- you know, the promo-makers. NBC Universal's making the cuts at all of its owned-and-operation stations, of which Channel 5's but one of 10. Notes Gawker, "News employees will be expected to produce promos f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2009

    Not Taking The Cake

    Patrick MichelsThe 33 KDAF's Rebecca Miller dresses up her cake.In a scandal very much like the one where French and Russian figure skating judges fixed Olympics results, I was robbed this morning of a cake decorating crown that was--by at least one account--rightfully mine.But first, the important ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2008

    Good Thoughts For Uncle Barky

    Yesterday, Ed Bark had big news for those who continue to wonder what in the hell KXAS-Channel 5 was thinking when the NBC affiliate opted not to renew meteorologist Rebecca Miller's contract back in March: She's going to sub on KDAF-Channel 33's 9 p.m. newscasts Thursdays and Fridays, beginning ton ... More >>

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    July 21, 2008
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    April 16, 2008
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    March 7, 2008

    Rebecca Miller: Let Them Eat Cake!

    Uncle Barky got an e-mail from ousted KXAS-Channel 5 meterologist Rebecca Miller. He runs the thing in its entirety, and it's worth a read. Just a highlight: I sincerely apologize for not getting to you until now. Yesterday, I found out the station had decided not to renew my contract. Today, I met ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2008

    If Your Name is Rebecca and You Work in Local TV, Look Out

    Rebecca Aguilar, no longer part of the Fox4 team For those wondering whatever became of reporter Rebecca Aguilar, suspended in October over her interview with James Walton, Uncle Barky brings the news: KDFW-Channel 4 has fired her, via the U.S. Mail. She tells Ed Bark: "I just think it's really sad ... More >>

  • Film

    January 3, 2008

    Digging Daniel Day-Lewis

    The enigmatic leading man reveals the method behind his onscreen madness