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No one at NPR is talking about ideological innovation. They wouldn't even know where to begin.

storify.com — Adam Davidson, formerly of NPR's Planet Money team, now a (supportive!) critic: "It was a bit frustrating to get dozens of very encouraging and positive but top-secret messages from NPR staff and a smaller number of angry and upset public messages."

Why political coverage is broken

abc.net.au — Posted August 30, 2011 15:34:50 The following is a transcript of Jay Rosen's keynote address at New News 2011, part of the Melbourne Writers Festival, co-sponsored by the Public Interest Journalism Foundation at Swinburne University of Technology. (Melbourne, Australia, August 26, 2011.)

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chrisamico.newsblur.com — Today, I started my Knight/Mozilla OpenNews Fellowship at PBS Frontline! So I\'ll be here in Boston, MA for the next ten months. Or if you American foo\'s elect Trump, I\'ll willingly let myself get deported back to Canada. Also, looking forward to schmoozing at the MIT Media Lab, also

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chrisamico.newsblur.com — This began as This began an an email I was going to send to a reporter who asked me for comment on the complaints of Bernie Sanders supporters about unfair treatment. I decided to post it. I do realize it will satisfy no one.

Tomgram: Jay Rosen, Mindlessness in the Media, Campaign 2008

tomdispatch.com — Let's see. They were wrong on Hillary Clinton, essentially nominating her for the presidency months before a primary was held. In Iowa, they were wrong on Mike Huckabee and Barack Obama, John Edwards and Clinton (again). In New Hampshire, wrong on Obama, Clinton (yet again), and -- at least...

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chrisamico.newsblur.com — Paul Beaty / AP When I was around 10 years old, my father confronted a young man who was said to be "crazy." The young man was always too quick to want to fight. A foul in a game of 21 was an insult to his honor.

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chrisamico.newsblur.com — Recruiting is fucking exhausting. It's also your most important job as a manager.A new hire is huge deal. Your decision will have lasting effects on the team. I'll write another letter about how we recruit. (For now, read this post by my teammate David Eads).

Tone poem for the “leave it there” press

medium.com — This person - a political journalist: intelligent, informed - appears on my TV screen regularly during those roundtables where pundits try to dissect the news: Over at the 'Meet the Press' site, where NBC's Chuck Todd holds forth, this question was recently asked: Why the selective political outrage?

Tone Poem for the 'Leave It There' Press

huffingtonpost.com — When journalists try to distance themselves from our hyper-polarized politics something has to be said. Here is my little attempt to say it. This person -- a political journalist: intelligent, informed -- appears on my TV screen regularly during those roundtables where pundits try to dissect the news: Over at the 'Meet the Press' site, where NBC's Chuck Todd holds forth, this question was recently asked: Why the selective political outrage?

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May 01, 2016

@Mediaite Watch it closely, and you can get a great eye roll clip out of @chucktodd's interview today with Ted Cruz. Better than Mary Pat's.

May 01, 2016

@brianstelter HATED first panel on WHCA dinner. If you're gonna air justifications get some charm, humor or a savage defense. Dreary! 3/END

May 01, 2016

@brianstelter Also liked the interview with @juliaioffe. It's super important for @CNNReliable to keep highlighting online harassment. 2/

May 01, 2016

@brianstelter Loved the interview with the White House joke writer. To me that is the dead center in the purpose field of @CNNReliable. 1/

May 01, 2016

Tried a different approach this year. Neither reading nor writing #WHCA Twitter in the 24 hour period before, during and after. Worked fine!

Apr 30, 2016

@ErrataRob I don't get it. There's lots of things my post didn't mention. And it's not trying to "explain" the popularity of Trump.


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