A far cry from “Monster Super Tuesday,” which is but one of the “prepubescent male”-pleasing ways MSNBC hyped this day in the 2008 election cycle (when, yes, more states and delegates and campaigns were on the line). Today, MSNBC viewers get an understated red, white, and blue “Super Tuesday” logo—with star. Back then? The words “Monster Super Tuesday” literally exploded onto the screen (only to be swept away by Vote-zilla’s hulking, green tail). Recall:
11:16 AM - March 6, 2012
Flashback: Super Tuesday 2008 (Vote-zilla!!!)
#Realtalk: This isn’t another ‘golden age’ for print - But it is one for media
Social media in smaller markets - How three social media managers deal with smaller markets and more local coverage.
A rally for laid-off Sun-Times photogs - A protest Thursday morning drew about 150 picketers to the newspaper’s headquarters
Reporting, or illegal hacking - Scripps reporters are accused of violating the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act
Exchange Watch: California Dreaming - Low healthcare premiums on the West Coast were trumpeted as a big, good-news Obamacare story. But: “Compared to what?”
“Millennials need organ transplants that fit easily into their always-connected lifestyles”
A conversation about the dark art of driving the conversation
The Ecuadorean embassy’s celebrity refugee is used to living in what Assange likens to a space station as he battles extradition
It’s a story that is evolving in real time
On the eve of two related SCOTUS decisions, how should journalists be covering the issue?
Who Owns What
A report from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Questions and exercises for journalism students.