Erik Wemple: Washington times


Posted at 06:10 PM ET, 07/16/2013

Former NRA big shot takes over at Washington Times

The accession of David Keene completes a smooth transition on gun-rights editorializing.

By Erik Wemple  |  06:10 PM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  David Keene, John Solomon, Larry Beasley, Washington Times

Posted at 06:20 PM ET, 07/08/2013

The Washington Times and its cable-news alliance

Will Washington Times reporters have a bustling cable audience by year's end?

By Erik Wemple  |  06:20 PM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  One America, Washington Times

Posted at 02:46 PM ET, 07/08/2013

Washington Times: 'Our press releases speak for themselves'

Apparently the Washington Times boss doesn't want to elaborate on leadership moves at the newspaper.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:46 PM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Solomon, Larry Beasley, Washington Times

Posted at 05:08 PM ET, 01/04/2013

The Washington Times, an information fortress

Media reporters aren't the only ones who have trouble prying information from the Washington Times. Employees do too.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:08 PM ET, 01/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  newspaper layoffs, Newspapers, Washington Times

Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 01/04/2013

Washington Times lays off staff

In an expected move, the Washington Times is laying off editorial staff. Details are still a bit scarce.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:32 PM ET, 01/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  newspaper layoffs, Newspapers, Washington Times

Posted at 11:08 AM ET, 01/04/2013

Washington Times staffer: 'Mandatory' HR meeting

Weeks after the Washington Times announces that layoffs are coming, a staffer receives a call that he is to appear at a mandatory HR meeting. Hmmm.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:08 AM ET, 01/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, Washington Times

Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 11/29/2012

Washington Times editor demanded daily A1 Benghazi coverage

Washington Times editor demanded daily A1 Benghazi coverage

By Erik Wemple  |  10:50 AM ET, 11/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Washington Times

Posted at 05:41 PM ET, 10/04/2012

Why can’t the Washington Times tell the truth about Romney?

Why can’t the Romney win make the Washington Times front page?

By Erik Wemple  |  05:41 PM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  washington times headline, washington times romney obama debate, washington times debate, debate washington times, washington times romney obama debate

Posted at 02:39 PM ET, 09/19/2012

Washington Times issues fact-checking test

Washington Times symposium invite serves as testing ground for fact-checkers.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:39 PM ET, 09/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  washington times, fact checking, 30th anniversary, special guest, cal thomas, maggie gallagher, donald rumsfeld

Posted at 05:41 PM ET, 09/02/2012

As the Rev. Moon goes, so goes the Washington Times?

What does the Rev. Moon’s death mean for the paper?

By Erik Wemple  |  05:41 PM ET, 09/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  washington times, the rev. sun myung moon, larry zilliox, fox news, moon dies, rev. sun myung moon dies, rush limbaugh

Posted at 04:09 PM ET, 08/23/2012

Washington Times employees get Obamacare windfall

Vilified health-care law benefits Washington Times employees.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:09 PM ET, 08/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Washington times, affordable care act, cash, $150, obamacare, refund

Posted at 11:10 AM ET, 06/29/2012

CSIS completes de Borchgrave review

CSIS claims to have addressed de Borchgrave issue

By Erik Wemple  |  11:10 AM ET, 06/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  center for strategic and international studies, csis, arnaud de borchgrave, washington times, investigation

Posted at 07:11 PM ET, 06/04/2012

John Solomon to help out at Washington Times

Times’s former editor will assist with ‘initiatives’

By Erik Wemple  |  07:11 PM ET, 06/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  john solomon, washington times, president tom mcdevitt, consultant

Posted at 07:59 AM ET, 05/31/2012

Media news derivatives: May 31

A roundup of media stories for May 31.

By Erik Wemple  |  07:59 AM ET, 05/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fox news, washington times, atlantic wire, donald trump, jon stewart, d.c. superior court, poynter, advance publications, gender gap, bylines

Posted at 12:56 PM ET, 05/30/2012

Washington Times violates courthouse photo prohibition

Reporter snaps photo of D.C. Superior Court proceedings.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:56 PM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  emily miller, washington times, emily gets her gun, d.c. superior court, brett decker

Posted at 12:04 PM ET, 05/25/2012

Of gorillas, cliches and attribution

Pro tip: When using the writing of others, strip out the “not quite right” cliches

By Erik Wemple  |  12:04 PM ET, 05/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  anna maria virzi, clickz, arnaud de borchgrave, washington times, upi, attribution

Posted at 08:39 AM ET, 05/24/2012

Media news derivatives: May 24

A summary of media stories for May 24

By Erik Wemple  |  08:39 AM ET, 05/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  washington times, arnaud de borchgrave, fairleigh dickinson university, new york times, new orleans times-picayune, wired.com, new york state

Posted at 07:32 AM ET, 05/22/2012

Arnaud de Borchgrave takes leave from Washington Times

De Borchgrave takes ‘hiatus’ following allegations

By Erik Wemple  |  07:32 AM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  arnaud de borchgrave, washington times, ed kelley, hiatus, leave, three-month hiatus

Posted at 05:36 PM ET, 05/18/2012

CSIS to investigate Arnaud de Borchgrave’s writings

Think tank will look into work of one of its directors, a Washington Times columnist.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:36 PM ET, 05/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  center for strategic and international studies, de borchgrave, washington times, andrew schwartz, bbc, new york review of books

Posted at 10:24 AM ET, 05/17/2012

News media derivatives: May 17

A look at media stories for May 17.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:24 AM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chris hughes, facebook, upi, arnaud de borchgrave, washington times, jack shafer, politico, cnn, michelle malkin, mitt romney

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 04/26/2012

Salon: Washington Times, Drudge are really tight

Salon: Washington Times reaping a huge Drudge windfall.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:31 PM ET, 04/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  drudge report, washington times, salon, charlie hurt, lindsay beyerstein, joseph curl

Posted at 03:41 PM ET, 04/19/2012

Ted Nugent in Washington Times: ‘I stand by my statements’

Nugent stands by his statements in column.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:41 PM ET, 04/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ted nugent, washington times, nra convention, president obama, secret service

Posted at 03:53 PM ET, 04/18/2012

Washington Times and its columnist, Ted Nugent

Washington Times and Ted Nugent: Say what?

By Erik Wemple  |  03:53 PM ET, 04/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ted nugent, mitt romney, washington times, machine gun, national rifle association

Posted at 08:57 AM ET, 03/21/2012

Media news derivatives: March 21

For March 21

By Erik Wemple  |  08:57 AM ET, 03/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  michael wolff, nicholas kristof, washington times, bob caldwell, kathleen glanville, oregonian, bill o'reilly, trayvon martin