Podcast: Thomas Jefferson on fake news

Should a bad tweet be a fireable offense for reporters? What can the real history of fake news tell us about the challenge facing journalism today? Who are the biggest media names to switch jobs in the post-election shuffle?

We answer these questions and more this week on The Kicker, where I’m joined by Tow Editor Nausicaa Renner and Delacorte Fellow Pete Vernon.

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David Uberti is a writer in New York. He was previously a media reporter for Gizmodo Media Group and a staff writer for CJR. Follow him on Twitter @DavidUberti.