On last night’s Daily Show, Jon Stewart revisited Mike’s Memorable Morning At The Bus Stop, a.k.a. his “O’Reilly Ambush.” Stewart, too, appreciated O’Reilly’s rant about “vicious paparazzi” and “privacy of Americans” coming, as it did, directly after the footage of an O’Reilly producer/cameraman pursuing Mike as he boarded the bus for his morning commute as though Mike were Britney heading into Starbucks.
09:56 AM - February 10, 2009
Mike’s O’Reilly Ambush Lives On!
Why one editor won’t run any more op-eds by the Heritage Foundation’s top economist - A reply to Paul Krugman on state taxes and job growth made some incorrect claims
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Alessandra Stanley’s troubling history of error - Scrutiny alone isn’t enough to solve the problem
Why Bill Simmons might leave ESPN - Other outlets would jump at the chance to gain his following
Simon & Schuster should come clean about discredited Monroe/DiMaggio book - C. David Heymann’s Joe and Marilyn is full of highly dubious information—just like many of his previous books
Email blasts from CJR writers and editors
Remembering parents lost to AIDS
Whoever nets the most before retirement wins a free lunch
Poop and Pooches. That is all
Useful resources for journalists
Greg Marx discusses democracy and news with Tom Rosenstiel of the American Press Institute
Who Owns What
A report from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Questions and exercises for journalism students.