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By Megan Garber Oct 11, 2007 at 04:03 PM
Pop quiz: Say you’re a political blogger for a respected Web publication. You come across an article in a, well,... More
“A jet-black dragonfly hovering about ten feet off the ground, precisely in the middle of 7th Avenue watching us.”
By Megan Garber Oct 10, 2007 at 05:23 PM
No, it’s not April 1. Just wanted to throw out that reassurance to readers of The Washington Post, who might... More
By Megan Garber Aug 31, 2007 at 03:02 PM
Ten years ago today, the world awoke to the news that the car carrying Diana, Princess of Wales had crashed... More
By Megan Garber Aug 27, 2007 at 11:00 AM
It came, this time, about halfway through Jon Stewart’s Daily Show interview with Barack Obama—that inevitable moment when the Witty... More
By Megan Garber Aug 2, 2007 at 03:40 PM
It’s possible for news organizations to keep their audiences a little too abreast of campaign-trail developments. To wit: an article... More
By Megan Garber Jul 23, 2007 at 12:11 PM
In those rare, often tragic instances when the words “explosion” and “midtown Manhattan” make their way into same headlines, many... More
By Megan Garber Nov 11, 2011 at 06:00 AM
CJR knew about the iPad a good fifteen years before there was an iPad to know about. In a... More
By Megan Garber Apr 6, 2011 at 11:33 AM
Write More Good: An Absolutely Phony Guide | by The Bureau Chiefs | Three Rivers Press | 272 pages, $13.00... 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.
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.