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  1. Politics

    The Chattering Class Eyes Itself

    February 20, 2004 12:09 PM

    When Campaign Desk thinks about "the most excitable New Yorkers," several pictures come to mind ... Bronx-born Yankee fans ... Seinfeld's Soup Nazi ... NYU freshmen on their first Friday night in the Big City. Not The New York... Continue reading

  2. Politics

    “All the News That Fits We Print”

    February 19, 2004 03:01 PM

    In The New York Times today, Adam Nagourney and David M. Halbfinger quote John Kerry's press secretary, Stephanie Cutter, who declared that John Edwards' "campaign is wholly funded by trial lawyers, which are widely recognized as special interests and... Continue reading

  3. Politics

    Burying a Warm Body

    February 17, 2004 05:43 PM

    The folks over at CBS, Knight-Ridder and Tribune Business News don't need no stinkin' exit polls: they can apparently see directly into the future. At 8:42 this morning, the CBS affiliate in Jacksonville, Florida posted on its website a... Continue reading

  4. Politics

    Sins of Omissions

    February 17, 2004 02:28 PM

    The conventional wisdom in print journalism is that young people don't read the news. The coverage of President Bush's defense of his National Guard service suggests they have their reasons. When Tim Russert questioned Bush a week ago Sunday... Continue reading

  5. Bio

    Brian Montopoli

    Brian Montopoli is a writer at CJR Daily.

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