First, full disclosure: I spent seven years working for the Times, so I have strong opinions — and some insider knowledge — about how the paper used to function. Nor is it my knee-jerk desire to…
Dumb stories run all the time, but when they're played on the front page of the New York Times, they're going to echo significantly louder than they should. There's no question that broadcasters are…
Iranian media is making a big deal out of a cultural exchange visit by Sid Ganis, president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; actress Annette Bening; writer director Frank Pierson…
Bill O'Reilly's eagerness to bash what he likes to call the "liberal media" has led to a bizarre distortion of reality in both his "Talking Points" and his latest column, titled "The End of…
Not a day goes by anymore when I don't hear of a friend or colleague or former co-worker losing his or her job, but I am afraid that today's closure of the Rocky Mountain News may be the first major…
Congratulations on your liberation, Peter Chernin, and welcome back to the real world. Or what passes for it.
It's no picnic making a TV broadcast that lives up to a live event. Just ask the helmer of the Oscars.
Various explanations were offered when "ER" burst onto the scene, with many convinced that the medical drama's instant popularity owed as much to real-life fear and frustration as racing gurneys.
That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap.I'll have a story up on Twitter taking D.C. by storm, with even John McCain now posting on a regular basis. Is that signal that the trend has…
The Senate votes to shoot down any effort to re-impose the Fairness Doctrine. More bluntly, it also has removed an endless talking point among right-wing radio hosts: That liberals were out to…
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