Monday media madness
Today in self-reflection from the NY Times, Margaret Sullivan asks, "Did the Times underplay the drone program leak?" At Harper's Magazine, Robert P. Baird summarizes, "Shorter NYT: Drone-paper leak is vaguely interesting, but it's hardly newsworthy…" In other trending stories of this nature, Huffington Post reveals how this reporter uncovered a corruption scandal everyone missed, or as HuffPo's Sam Stein puts it, "How a tiny education mag took down the head of Chicago’s public schools and is causing headaches for Rahm." Also, here's the Columbia Journalism Review on how Virginia reporters are schooling state officials on open records laws. "The ABC agency in Virginia: Always Be Covering," tweets CJR's Corey Hutchins.