Chamber of Commerce
By Ryan Chittum Feb 11, 2011 at 09:42 PM
This is one of the more disturbing stories I've read in a while. So far, no one in the mainstream... More
By Ryan Chittum Feb 15, 2011 at 06:10 PM
ArsTechnica has a great ticktock on how the HBGary Federal scandal broke open, recounting how its CEO got into a... More
By Ryan Chittum Nov 18, 2010 at 05:21 PM
Bloomberg gets a great scoop on the Chamber of Commerce, reporting that the health-insurance industry gave the secretive nonprofit a... More
By Ryan Chittum Feb 14, 2011 at 03:15 PM
I asked the press on Friday to quickly get on the disturbing story of HBGary Federal et al on Friday.... 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.