TPP: I get tons of ideas from my life, my friends. It’s really good feedback. Health is so personal. You just really have to listen to what people are thinking about and talking about and saying. The vast majority of my ideas are not so much from the medical journals, but from what people are talking about. I like when people send me notes and say, ‘My great aunt’s best friend’s cousin had this happen to her. What do you think?’
Behind the News
06:00 PM - March 3, 2006
Tara Parker-Pope on Avoiding the Press Release
The Wall Street Journal ‘s Health Mailbox columnist discusses the importance of not taking anything at face value, the nuance of health reporting, and her pet peeve.
16 women whose digital startups deserve Vox-level plaudits - A look at the media entrepreneurs who aren’t grabbing headlines
Why was ‘Dasani’ shut out of the Pulitzers? - 5 problems with The New York Times’ ambitious, influential series on the life of one homeless Brooklyn girl
The AP downplays its Obamacare scoop - Repeal on deductible caps marks another step in The Great Cost Shift
The enduring pull of mag covers - Why do magazine cover images still hold so much cultural power in this decline-of-print era?
Michael Wolff’s digital media bloopers - The Newser founder trolls (other) digital-news companies
Email blasts from CJR writers and editors
“My belief … is that conservatism as we know it is doomed”
The proposal comes three months after a federal appeals court struck down, for the second time, agency rules intended to guarantee a free and open Internet
Michael Pollan thinks Wall Street has way too much influence over what we eat
“The core of what I do at Fusion will be post-text”
Louis CK is nonplussed at how ladies do it
Who Owns What
A report from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Questions and exercises for journalism students.