Today in calamities and controversies

by  Kirsten Browning Tuesday, 31 March 2015
"Bravo, Indianapolis Star," praises Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Eugene Kane, as the Indy Star's editorial demanding that Gov. Mike Pence fix "religious freedom" law now hit subscribers' doorsteps this morning (and received upwards of 25,000 shares ...

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Eugene Kane
Eugene Kane
Eugene Kane

National award-winning Milwaukee columnist. Philly native, Temple U. grad. Milwaukee Press Club Media Hall of Fame.

Jacob Long
Jacob Long
Jacob Long

@fcn2go morning news guy. Proud puppy father. Lover of coffee, white wine, farmer's markets & antique shops. Amateur runner & ...

Michael Scherer
Michael Scherer
Michael Scherer

TIME Washington Bureau Chief, etc.

Tyler Green
Tyler Green
Tyler Green

Producer/host of The Modern Art Notes Podcast. Author of forthcoming biography of Carleton Watkins (UC Press). Lover of ATP, WTA ...

Robert Scheer
Robert Scheer
Robert Scheer

IndyStar Visual Journalist, reluctant runner, roller derby fan, proud Californian, fish taco snob, and Oxford comma advocate. Follow me @winedude ...

Scott Bixby
Scott Bixby
Scott Bixby

Social media editor at Bloomberg News and Bloomberg Businessweek. Formerly of GQ, OUT, Esquire, and TNR.

David Uberti
David Uberti
David Uberti

Hustling @CJR | Writes about media, politics and cities | @NorthwesternU & @Columbia alum | Detroit apologist | Hater of ...

Hayes Brown
Hayes Brown
Hayes Brown

World News Editor/Reporter, @BuzzFeed. Formerly at @thinkprogress. RTs = multiple Russias Today. Thoughts all mine. Tips, etc: hayes.brown AT buzzfeed ...

Lahav Harkov
Lahav Harkov
Lahav Harkov

Knesset Reporter and official Schmoozer for The Jerusalem Post, sometimes at the same time.

Jules Mattsson
Jules Mattsson
Jules Mattsson

Social/digital journalist at the Times and Sunday Times

Dwight Silverman
Dwight Silverman
Dwight Silverman

Techblogger, social media manager @ Houston Chronicle | http://chron.com. Cord cutter. TWiT panelist. Computer book author. Please no pitches via ...

Trevor, who? And other headlines ...

by  Kirsten Browning Monday, 30 March 2015
"From Soweto to the Daily Show. Fantastic @trevornoah!" applauds Al Jazeera's Jonah Hull, now that it's been announced South African comedian Trevor Noah will succeed Jon Stewart on The Daily Show (revealed via an ...

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Jonah Hull
Jonah Hull
Jonah Hull

Senior Correspondent, Al Jazeera English.

Lydia Polgreen
Lydia Polgreen
Lydia Polgreen

Bringing the New York Times to the world. polgreen@nytimes.com

Michelle Ruiz
Michelle Ruiz
Michelle Ruiz

Senior Editor @Cosmopolitan | Frmly http://Cosmo.com, @Daily, @ABC, @NYMag.com, AOL News, http://Elle.com, http://Vogue.com

Peter Lattman
Peter Lattman
Peter Lattman

Deputy Business Editor, The New York Times. Naturally Gluten-Free.

David Sims
David Sims
David Sims

I ain't scared of you motherfuckers. Senior Associate Editor @TheAtlantic. Formerly @TheAVClub. Email abuse to dsims@theatlantic.com

Emily Stephenson
Emily Stephenson
Emily Stephenson

Reuters Washington bureau. NC native, Carolina grad, dance fan, cardigan enthusiast.

James Ball
James Ball
James Ball

Special Projects Editor of the Guardian, sometime lecturer, occasional author. All tweets pre-screened by @JanineGibson. PGP: http://bit.ly/1rXvYJA

Journalism job moves for Friday

by  Kirsten Browning Friday, 27 March 2015
Your two career highlights for the day come from space: NBC News has named retired astronaut Mark Kelly its space and aviation contributor, which is only too fitting. Mashable appoints Miriam Kramer space reporter. ...

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Mark Kelly
Mark Kelly
Mark Kelly

Retired Astronaut & Navy Captain. Commanded final launch of Space Shuttle Endeavour. Co-founded @Resp_Solutions. Married to @GabbyGiffords

Miriam Kramer
Miriam Kramer
Miriam Kramer

I write about commercial space, science, entertainment & other stuff for @SPACEdotcom. Formerly @PopSci & @PopMech. Views expressed are probably ...

Breaking some news this morning

by  Kirsten Browning Friday, 27 March 2015
"Harry Reid retires from the ring after three decades. 'These bruises are nothing,'" summarizes Mashable's Louise Roug Bokkenheuser, as Reid thanked supporters on YouTube (2,300+ shares as of this moment) but confirmed he won’t seek re-election (10,700+ shares thus far). "I ...

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Louise Roug Bokkenheuser
Louise Roug Bokkenheuser
Louise Roug Bokkenheuser

Global News Editor @mashable. Dane in exile. Story tips: louise@mashable.com

Carl Hulse
Carl Hulse
Carl Hulse

Chief Washington Correspondent of The New York Times; First Drafter

Nick Corasaniti
Nick Corasaniti
Nick Corasaniti

First Drafter at New York Times Washington Bureau. Surfer, sandwich pundit. 'Basically an urbanized Ron Swanson.' - @mattfleg corasan@nytimes.com

Nick Turner
Nick Turner
Nick Turner

Editor in charge of consumer coverage for Bloomberg (@business). Former tech reporter/editor. Haverford, Berkeley alum. Dad x 3. Guest blogger ...

Connie Schultz
Connie Schultz
Connie Schultz

Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist, author. RTs mean I'm interested. Owned by rescue mutt. It's come to that. https://www.facebook.com/schultz.connie

Rob Garver
Rob Garver
Rob Garver

National Correspondent, @TheFiscalTimes Former Pro Publica contributor, sr. researcher for Bob Woodward. Dad. Baseball coach. Owner of needy German Shepherd.

Asawin Suebsaeng
Asawin Suebsaeng
Asawin Suebsaeng

Deputy social media editor at @TheDailyBeast. Formerly of @MotherJones and the Bangkok Post. A Rolling Stones fan. asawin.suebsaeng@thedailybeast.com

Zeke Miller
Zeke Miller
Zeke Miller

Political Reporter @TIME, Justin Bieber Immigration Law Expert. Email: zekejmiller@gmail.com Links&RTs≠Endorsements

Dan Wetzel
Dan Wetzel
Dan Wetzel

Yahoo Sports columnist. NYT best selling author. Husband. Father. Fan of the South Oakland Storm.

Sam Sheffer
Sam Sheffer
Sam Sheffer

social media @verge, HIS SWAGGESTY, There's a hypebeast in all of us.® snapchat — samsheffer

Danielle Ivory
Danielle Ivory
Danielle Ivory

Reporter, The New York Times. Past: Bloomberg News. Looking at the business of the public sector.

Jill Disis
Jill Disis
Jill Disis

Reporter for @indystar covering criminal justice and public safety. One day I may write a book. Consider my tweets a ...

Josh Greenman
Josh Greenman
Josh Greenman

New York Daily News opinion editor, editorial writer, human. What I write here is in my unofficial capacity as a ...

Rob Barry
Rob Barry
Rob Barry

A journalist, data dork, computer geek and photo nerd, all in one awesome package.

Thursday's question of the day

by  Kirsten Browning Thursday, 26 March 2015
Our last question asked: "It's been 13 years, hope my suits still fit." Who tweeted this, and what momentous entertainment revival does it signal for SciFi fans? That would be David Duchovny, referring ...

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David Daniel
David Daniel
David Daniel

Entertainment journalist, citizen, gentleman. USC Annenberg adjunct. Also tweet inspiring stories with #FindTheGood. Opinions & attitudes mine, not CNN's.

Craig Pittman
Craig Pittman
Craig Pittman

Florida enviro reporter, author, avid player of radios

Ken Walker
Ken Walker
Ken Walker

Online news editor at http://tampabay.com and the Tampa Bay Times. University of Michigan alum and shameless fan.

Jax Jacobsen
Jax Jacobsen
Jax Jacobsen

Canada-based mining journalist

Dagmar Ebaugh
Dagmar Ebaugh
Dagmar Ebaugh

Communicator, writer, mama, wife, sister, friend, runner.Food-loving bibliophile. PR pro for a healthier planet! I work for UL but opinions ...

Charlotte LoBuono
Charlotte LoBuono
Charlotte LoBuono

Health/beauty journalist based near NYC. Currently seeking staff writing job. Also open to contract/temp-to-hire opportunities.

Edirin Oputu
Edirin Oputu
Edirin Oputu

Freelance journalist & @columbiajourn grad, tweeting about news, film & whatever takes my fancy. Bylines in @CJR, @StarringNYC, @globalcitynyc.

Ryan Gorman
Ryan Gorman
Ryan Gorman

I am the managing editor of breaking news and original content for AOL.com

Anna Reitman
Anna Reitman
Anna Reitman

London-based freelance journalist - travelled and worked in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Canada & US, numerous countries in Europe, Middle East and ...

Dan Rosenbaum
Dan Rosenbaum
Dan Rosenbaum

Digital publishing exec by choice. SEO expert by necessity. Writer/editor by history.

Ron Casalotti
Ron Casalotti
Ron Casalotti

Social Media Professional - Providing leadership and guidance for businesses & organizations (views expressed my own)

Frank Carnevale
Frank Carnevale
Frank Carnevale

web editor @orlandosentinel . from Providence to NYC and now Orlando. email me fcarnevale@orlandosentinel.com

NYT Magazine recruits Hairpin's Hughes

by  Kirsten Browning Thursday, 26 March 2015
New York Times Magazine is bringing on board the talents of one Jazmine Hughes. Currently a contributing editor with The Hairpin, Hughes' next role will be that of associate digital editor ...

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Jazmine Hughes
Jazmine Hughes
Jazmine Hughes

contributing editor at @thehairpin. mean and impressive. jazmine@thehairpin.com

Jake Silverstein
Jake Silverstein
Jake Silverstein

Editor in Chief of The New York Times Magazine; formerly at Texas Monthly; author of Nothing Happened and Then It ...

Jenna Wortham
Jenna Wortham
Jenna Wortham

Full-time technology reporter for the New York Times, part-time maker of zines, GIFs and delicious sandwiches.

Headlines to heed and read

by  Kirsten Browning Thursday, 26 March 2015
"Hard to find anything to say on the latest Germanwings update. Properly horrifying reading," reacts Guardian's Elena Cresci, speaking for all of us as news leaked that the Germanwings co-pilot's "intention was to ...

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Elena Cresci
Elena Cresci
Elena Cresci

Journalist. Community coordinator for news at the Guardian. I also sew.

Michael Barbaro
Michael Barbaro
Michael Barbaro

Political reporter for The New York Times. I make a mean roasted chicken, I'm told. Email me at barbaro@nytimes.com

Yuliya Chernova
Yuliya Chernova
Yuliya Chernova

I cover startups & venture capital for The Wall Street Journal & DJ VentureWire. Brooklyn now. St. Petersburg, Russia, long ...

Steve Clemons
Steve Clemons
Steve Clemons

Political and Foreign Policy Blogger ~ Editor at Large, The Atlantic, National Journal, and Quartz (http://Qz.com). Contributor, MSNBC

Carlos Lozada
Carlos Lozada
Carlos Lozada

Associate editor & nonfiction book critic, Washington Post. Notre Dame alum and adjunct journalism prof.

McKay Coppins
McKay Coppins
McKay Coppins

Senior political writer, BuzzFeed News. Author of forthcoming book, THE WILDERNESS (Little, Brown 2015).

Lindesay Irvine
Lindesay Irvine
Lindesay Irvine

Hanger-on at the Guardian. Executive President of Campsie Records. Errors of judgment my own and not the paper's.The difference is ...

Carla Zanoni
Carla Zanoni
Carla Zanoni

@WSJ head of global Audience Development: social, SEO, newsroom data. B4 @DNAinfo B4 that: Argentina! Found my dog's bellybutton. carlazanoni ...

Fodder for the outrage machine

by  Kirsten Browning Wednesday, 25 March 2015
"It's really about ethnics in television journalism," quips freelance journalist Daniel Reilly, adding the hashtag #DeadlineGate, in response to a recent Deadline essay that claims the "ethnic casting trend" has reached its ...

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Dan Reilly
Dan Reilly
Dan Reilly

Freelance writer who puts words next to words about entertainment, sports, tech, etc. Once pissed off Mick Jagger. Sorry for ...

Traci Lee
Traci Lee
Traci Lee

Digital producer for The Rundown (@JDBmsnbc/@jdbalart) and @mitchellreports. Current bylines: @NBCNews @NBCAsianAmerica @msnbc. All about #diversity.

Farhad Manjoo
Farhad Manjoo
Farhad Manjoo

I write about technology for the New York Times. Anyone can DM me. I prefer DM PR pitches. farhad.manjoo@nytimes.com Snapchat: ...

Andy Lewis
Andy Lewis
Andy Lewis

Book Editor at The Hollywood Reporter, Phd in American History and the weird journey in between. Love 'em or hate ...

Krysta Fauria
Krysta Fauria
Krysta Fauria

journalist ~ lifter ~ coffee lover

Alex Wayne
Alex Wayne
Alex Wayne

Health policy. Politics. Snark-rich environment. [Silly disclaimer about opinions goes here.] Got news? awayne3@bloomberg.net 202.654.4339

Tom Fowler
Tom Fowler
Tom Fowler

Deputy News Editor - Argus Media, Houston, TX. Former WSJ, http://FuelFix.com, Houston Chron, Bostonian. #oilnerd, dad. Tweets ≠ endorsements

Joe Penney
Joe Penney
Joe Penney

@reuterspictures + @sahelien_com penney . joseph @ gmail . com

Headlines that have us hooked

by  Kirsten Browning Tuesday, 24 March 2015
"Facebook: The modern-day paperboy," quips Fortune's Nin-Hai Tseng, in response to the news that Facebook may soon directly host news sites’ content (which received 6,700 shares among media circles as of this morning). "Like all journalists, I’m ...

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Nin-Hai Tseng
Nin-Hai Tseng
Nin-Hai Tseng

Editor @FortuneMagazine If you're a hotshot in the biz world & beyond, share your BIG ideas and join the Fortune ...

Steve Kovach
Steve Kovach
Steve Kovach

Writer. Senior tech editor at Business Insider. skovach[at]businessinsider[dot]com

Mathew Ingram
Mathew Ingram
Mathew Ingram

I'm a former writer at Gigaom. I have been the ninth caller and have won the weekend passes. I am ...

James Downie
James Downie
James Downie

Digital Opinions Editor at The Washington Post and special investigator for the British Dental Association.

Sarah Weinman
Sarah Weinman
Sarah Weinman

News Editor, @publisherslunch; Editor, TROUBLED DAUGHTERS, TWISTED WIVES (Penguin). September 2015: Women Crime Writers of 1940s/1950s, @LibraryAmerica.

Emily Bell
Emily Bell
Emily Bell

Director of Tow Centre for Digital Journalism at Columbia J School. Columnist. Hackademic. ebell@columbia.edu . Scott Trust n.e.d..NYLon(don)

Rebecca Keegan
Rebecca Keegan
Rebecca Keegan

@LATimes film writer, voice of @KPCC's 'On the Lot,' co-host of @EpixHD's 'Hollywood Sessions,' author of 'The Futurist: The Life ...

Naomi Pescovitz
Naomi Pescovitz
Naomi Pescovitz

Weekend Sunrise Anchor and Reporter @WTHR in Indianapolis. Proud Hoosier. Lover of family, friends and food.

Laura Helmuth
Laura Helmuth
Laura Helmuth

Science and health editor at @Slate magazine. Tell me why you're #NotDeadYet http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/science_of_longevity.html

Alex Martin
Alex Martin
Alex Martin

Page One Editor, The Wall Street Journal.

Steve Goldstein
Steve Goldstein
Steve Goldstein

I'm the Washington bureau chief for MarketWatch. Email sgoldstein [at] http://marketwatch.com

Thomas Erdbrink
Thomas Erdbrink
Thomas Erdbrink

Tehran bureau chief for the New York Times. I am one of the few Westerners reporting from Iran, and have ...

Tuesday's question of the day

by  Kirsten Browning Tuesday, 24 March 2015
Our last question asked: After posting an image he found on Google Patents, a tech writer found himself unexpectedly crowned worldwide as an "expert" on what invention? (And do you agree ...

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David Daniel
David Daniel
David Daniel

Entertainment journalist, citizen, gentleman. USC Annenberg adjunct. Also tweet inspiring stories with #FindTheGood. Opinions & attitudes mine, not CNN's.

Jim DeLa
Jim DeLa
Jim DeLa

Jim is a journalist and photographer in Sarasota, Fla.

Ken Walker
Ken Walker
Ken Walker

Online news editor at http://tampabay.com and the Tampa Bay Times. University of Michigan alum and shameless fan.

The best of Muck Rack: 8 popular posts written by journalists

by  Jessica Lawlor Tuesday, 24 March 2015
The best of Muck Rack: 8 popular posts written by journalists
Here at Muck Rack, we've been publishing useful content for PR professionals and journalists for years. With 40+ individual contributors and more than 100 posts to the Muck Rack blog just ...

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Austin Cross
Austin Cross
Austin Cross

Producer, journalist, podcaster and cat enthusiast.

Andy Paras
Andy Paras
Andy Paras

Social media/p.m. content manager for @abcnews4. Longtime print and social guy now learning TV. Email: aparas@sbgtv.com

Sierra Shafer
Sierra Shafer
Sierra Shafer

Lifestyle editor at a weekly newspaper in Southern California, focusing on features, profiles and local news.

Grant Marek
Grant Marek
Grant Marek

Grant is a Senior Editor at Thrillist.com where he oversees the four largest daily editions: NYC, LA, SF, and Chicago.

Jonathan Handel
Jonathan Handel
Jonathan Handel

Entertainment/technology attorney at TroyGould & contributing editor at The Hollywood Reporter (http://t.co/JShV0ATeCE, http://t.co/SZRKdTayr9)

Rebecca Isenhart
Rebecca Isenhart
Rebecca Isenhart

Covering Niskayuna for the Schenectady Daily Gazette

Monday media mash-up

by  Kirsten Browning Monday, 23 March 2015
BBC News is switching its PC-using visitors to a more responsive site (3,600+ shares as of this moment). "I took a trip down memory lane in the piece about new BBC site. Always ...

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Samuel Rubenfeld
Samuel Rubenfeld
Samuel Rubenfeld

WSJ reporter; opinions are my own. Also tweeting at @WSJRisk. Stories here http://on.wsj.com/16ULSy5. Shalom to all my fans; salute to ...

Lena Dunham
Lena Dunham
Lena Dunham

hermit about town

Dave Lee
Dave Lee
Dave Lee

Technology reporter for BBC News TV, radio and online. Story tip? dave.lee@bbc.co.uk

Dave Lee
Dave Lee
Dave Lee

Technology reporter for BBC TV, radio and online.

Jay Rosen
Jay Rosen
Jay Rosen

I teach journalism at NYU, direct the Studio 20 program there, critique the press and try to understand digital logic. ...

Julia Belluz
Julia Belluz
Julia Belluz

Writing things @voxdotcom on #medicine #publichealth #globalhealth '14 MIT Knight Science Journ Fellow. Evidence enthusiast. Restless. Global soul. I ❤️ ...

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