The LA-based media are also in trouble.
Ex-Rocky journos carried on.
An Internet meme led to a book deal.
Say hello to Ruth Barnett, the first ever Twitter correspondent. (And here’s to the Twitter beat having a longer life than Second Life’s.) Speaking of Twitter, it’s apparently the prettiest gal at the ball. So President Obama invited Twitter founder Evan Williams and twenty other “young business leaders” to the White House for economic advice. Causing Williams to tweet, “[this] must mean they’re *really* out of ideas.”
Speaking of, the Journacolypse got its own Twitter hashtag: #Journageddon.
And…the Huffington Post proposed that CJR oversee a $10 million accountability fund. To which we say: okay, sure!
Oh, and: hello, Web 4.0.Megan Garber is an assistant editor at the Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard University. She was formerly a CJR staff writer.