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By Joel Meares Oct 4, 2010 at 03:13 PM
There seems to be an uptick in big-magazine-takes-on-the-cable-TV-phenom stories lately, and Gabriel Sherman’s New York piece today, “Chasing Fox,” is... More
By Joel Meares Sep 28, 2010 at 11:46 AM
The magazine that got General McChrystal fired comes at us next month with another Obama cover, this one bearing a... More
By Joel Meares Sep 24, 2010 at 03:40 PM
One of the problems with an election cycle like the current one, in which so many local races are fascinating... More
By Joel Meares Sep 23, 2010 at 11:00 AM
Christiane Amanpour has been sitting at the newly refurbished This Week desk for nearly two months now. While some reviewers... More
‘See you on the other side’ - Meet Jessica Lum, a terminally ill 25-year-old who chose to spend what little time she had practicing journalism
#Realtalk: This is the best moment to be in journalism - The old stuff isn’t coming back, but that’s okay
Streams of consciousness - Millennials expect a steady diet of quick-hit, social-media-mediated bits and bytes. What does that mean for journalism?
Sticking with the truth - How ‘balanced’ coverage helped sustain the bogus claim that childhood vaccines can cause autism
An ink-stained stretch - Can Aaron Kushner save the Orange County Register—and the newspaper industry?
Inside Google’s secret lab
We might deplore the practice, but posting pictures of our food online is a way to bring everyone to the table
“Every time the restaurant switched up its format, it got plenty of accompanying media coverage that let judges know they needed to return to see what was going on”
David Foster Wallace’s 2005 Kenyon commencement speech as a short film
Who Owns What
A report from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Questions and exercises for journalism students.