Erik Wemple: China


Posted at 05:57 PM ET, 09/09/2013

China cracks down on Web gossip-inspired self-mutilation, among other things

What a ‘judicial interpretation’!

By Erik Wemple  |  05:57 PM ET, 09/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Business Insider, China, gossip, Internet, rumor

Posted at 11:06 AM ET, 04/23/2012

Did Ira Glass excessively shame Mike Daisey?

‘This American Life’ boss reflects on the Daisey episode.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:06 AM ET, 04/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  mike daisey, ira glass, china, apple, retraction

Posted at 04:18 PM ET, 03/14/2012

AP (usually) wants administration officials on the record

Except when they’re giving us scoops.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:18 PM ET, 03/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  president obama, china, associated press, ap, trade, rare earths

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 02/17/2012

Media news derivatives: Feb. 17

For Feb. 17.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:30 AM ET, 02/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  anthony shadid, new york times, washington post, wall street journal, apple, china, gawker, politico, ap, whitney houston