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By Dean Starkman Feb 1, 2010 at 10:49 AM
The anachronism that is state-based insurance regulation has basically gotten a pass in the financial crisis—what with all the problems... More
By Dean Starkman Nov 30, 2009 at 02:53 PM
Q: Tell me how your cops background plays into what you’re doing now. A: You end up with a big... More
By Dean Starkman Nov 2, 2009 at 07:33 AM
McClatchy is running a big series on Goldman Sachs that does what other business news organizations have so far failed... More
Disappointing Deadspin - It broke the Manti Te’o story, but then stopped reporting and resumed trashing
Fox News not outraged by retailers’ War on Thanksgiving - As giant stores commercialize the last holdout, Bill O’Reilly & Co. shrug
A bogus NY Post piece sets off a frenzy - Serious problems with column alleging Census rigged unemployment for Obama
GoldieBlox picks an unfair fight with the Beastie Boys - A dismal press performance on a clear case of aggressive copyright infringement
BuzzFeed’s all-positive books section - It doesn’t make sense to pledge positivity if your aim is to provide readers with critics’ takes on new books. It makes more sense if your aim is to cultivate a thriving community.
Email blasts from CJR writers and editors
The 184-year-old Rhode Island newspaper is the oldest major daily paper in the country
Pro-tip: “avoid critiquing writing with terms that could reasonably be used to describe a penis”
And why we changed the way we work
How should I propose?
Timelapse of a photo-realistic painting of the actor being done on an iPad
Who Owns What
A report from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Questions and exercises for journalism students.