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By Felix Salmon Feb 6, 2012 at 11:28 AM
There are three main reasons that I like entering into bets with people. The first is, simply, that it’s fun.... More
By Felix Salmon Jan 27, 2012 at 10:49 AM
In mid-2009, I went on a search for apologies, from the people who laid the intellectual and regulatory foundations... More
By Felix Salmon Oct 3, 2011 at 08:59 AM
Michael Lewis says something very odd in his big piece on California and the phenomenon of overconsumption: The succession... More
By Felix Salmon Aug 26, 2011 at 02:50 PM
Every so often I put a blog post up, start getting feedback on it, and realize I’ve got things horribly... More
#Realtalk: This isn’t another ‘golden age’ for print - But it is one for media
Social media in smaller markets - How three social media managers deal with smaller markets and more local coverage.
A rally for laid-off Sun-Times photogs - A protest Thursday morning drew about 150 picketers to the newspaper’s headquarters
Reporting, or illegal hacking - Scripps reporters are accused of violating the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act
Exchange Watch: California Dreaming - Low healthcare premiums on the West Coast were trumpeted as a big, good-news Obamacare story. But: “Compared to what?”
One of the great reporters of his generation died Tuesday at 33. The stories he wrote, and the ones he didn’t live to write
Hastings was fearless and shook things up - especially with his McChrystal expose. The haters in the media couldn’t forgive him
Journalism is about finding flaws and magnifying them, and surely someone who would spill massive loads of state secrets must contain a few broken parts, right?
The inside-the-beltway publication’s go-to phrase
“Michael was angry … he was angry about things that weren’t right in the world. He was angry with war and with loss, and that drove his reporting.”
Who Owns What
A report from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Questions and exercises for journalism students.