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Posted at 03:56 PM ET, 03/28/2014

Ebony mag apologizes to RNC staffer for tweets of editor

RNC owns media outlets

By Erik Wemple  |  03:56 PM ET, 03/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ebony magazine, Reince Priebus, Republican National Committee

Posted at 06:42 PM ET, 03/11/2014

Obamacare enrollment numbers: How to spin?

Same numbers, different presentations.

By Erik Wemple  |  06:42 PM ET, 03/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ABC News, Fox News, HHS, huffington post, kathleen sebelius, Obamacare, Reuters, Time magazine

Posted at 03:28 PM ET, 02/20/2014

Politico Magazine stakes out principled position on Ukrainian clickbait!

But a clicky Ukraine photo essay is also available from...Politico Magazine.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:28 PM ET, 02/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Politico, Politico Magazine, Ukraine

Posted at 03:48 PM ET, 02/14/2014

The Hill punctures Politico Magazine story on Obama-Sebelius meetings

Two publications reach different conclusions on President Obama’s meetings with HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:48 PM ET, 02/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  kathleen sebelius, Obamacare, Peter Schweizer, Politico, Politico Magazine, President Obama, The Hill

Posted at 12:40 PM ET, 01/27/2014

Critic: Fox News is a ‘retirement community’

Just how much should liberals freak out about Fox News?

By Erik Wemple  |  12:40 PM ET, 01/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fox News, Megyn Kelly, New York Magazine, Roger Ailes

Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 01/09/2014

The paranoia of Fox News’s Roger Ailes, cont’d

Bathroom reading at Fox News HQ.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:45 PM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fox News, New York Magazine, Roger Ailes

Posted at 06:03 PM ET, 01/08/2014

Roger Ailes paranoid? More evidence

The Ailes directive: ‘Don’t bad-mouth your employer’

By Erik Wemple  |  06:03 PM ET, 01/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fox News, Gabriel Sherman, Garrison, New York Magazine, Roger Ailes

Posted at 06:10 PM ET, 12/09/2013

Politico Magazine pushes reportorial envelope on Obamacare

What good is a White House schedule, anyhow?

By Erik Wemple  |  06:10 PM ET, 12/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  HHS, kathleen sebelius, Obamacare, Politico, Politico Magazine, President Obama

Posted at 03:50 PM ET, 11/14/2013

Politico Magazine debuts

A true long-form breaktrhough for an outlet steeped in short form.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:50 PM ET, 11/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Politico, Politico Magazine

Posted at 05:41 PM ET, 09/23/2013

Hillary Clinton profile whitewashes Benghazi

Political framing = avoidance of substance.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:41 PM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, Hillary Rodham Clinton, New York Magazine

Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 09/23/2013

Commentator on MSNBC: White guy can’t ‘appreciate’ Hillary Clinton’s history-ness

There’s just no one else out there on the ‘progressive female side of things,’ says Keli Goff.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:37 PM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hillary Rodham Clinton, Keli Goff, MSNBC, New York Magazine, timothy noah

Posted at 02:43 PM ET, 09/13/2013

Time magazine misses Snowden wave

Barton Gellman is Time magazine’s contributing editor at-large. How come he didn’t do any of his recent intelligence reporting for the magazine?

By Erik Wemple  |  02:43 PM ET, 09/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barton gellman, Edward Snowden, Time magazine, Washington Post

Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 09/05/2013

Washington Post Magazine struggles with advertising relationship

A pre-publication incursion from the business folks: That doesn't happen too often at the Washington Post.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:12 AM ET, 09/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Katharine Weymouth, Washington Post, Washington Post Magazine

Posted at 05:30 PM ET, 07/29/2013

New York Times Magazine writer 'assumed' Weiner's naughtiness had stopped

Reporter didn't push the congressman for a timeline on his scandalous behavior.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:30 PM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anthony Weiner, Huma Abedin, New York Times magazine

Posted at 08:39 AM ET, 07/24/2013

The eternal question for Anthony Weiner: 'When's the last time you Web-sex-chatted?'

Given what we've learned about the ex-congressman, it's a question that cannot be posed too often.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:39 AM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anthony Weiner, Huma Abedin, People magazine

Posted at 08:21 AM ET, 07/19/2013

Both Dzhokhar Tsarnaevs are real

A bloodied and weary Tsarnaev: Real. A relaxed and cool Tsarnaev: Real.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:21 AM ET, 07/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  boston magazine, dzhokhar tsarnaev, Rolling Stone

Posted at 02:40 PM ET, 07/01/2013

Julian Assange's 'annihilation' quote denial: Really?

What's the history of this provocative alleged statement by the Wikileaks founder?

By Erik Wemple  |  02:40 PM ET, 07/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ABC News, barton gellman, Julian assange, Time magazine

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 08/20/2012

Why not make ‘Entertainment Tonight’ the official White House media organ?

Let’s just make ‘ET’ the official White House press organ.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:45 AM ET, 08/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  stephanie cutter, president obama, jim acosta, cnn, state of the union, entertainment tonight, people magazine, nancy o'dell

Posted at 04:35 PM ET, 07/10/2012

Roger Ailes biographer encounters third-rate online taunting

Biographer of Roger Ailes faces lame online campaign.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:35 PM ET, 07/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  gabriel sherman, new york magazine, roger ailes, biography, new america foundation, jennifer stahl, foundations exposed, msnbc

Posted at 08:17 AM ET, 07/10/2012

Media news derivatives: July 10

A roundup of media stories for July 10.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:17 AM ET, 07/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  allen west, sean hannity, "hannity", new york magazine, new york times, david simon, bloomberg businessweek

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

News media derivatives: June 6

Roundup of media stories for June 6.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:29 AM ET, 06/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ed schultz, gabriel sherman, roger ailes, GOOD magazine, drudge report, new yorker, news corp., disney, espn star sports

Posted at 08:40 AM ET, 06/05/2012

Media news derivatives: June 5

A roundup of media stories for June 5.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:40 AM ET, 06/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jon stewart, good magazine, new york times, john solomon, elizabeth ailes, roger ailes

Posted at 08:15 AM ET, 06/04/2012

Media news derivatives: June 4

A summary of media stories for June 4.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:15 AM ET, 06/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cnn, candy crowley, bob micdonnell, new york times, christine haughney, david carr, the new republic, mark leibovich, good magazine, rem rieder, anthony bourdain, poynter institute

Posted at 06:26 PM ET, 04/30/2012

Ben Bradlee’s ‘residual’ concerns don’t compute

Did the Post editor have doubts on Watergate? Or just poorly supported opinion?

By Erik Wemple  |  06:26 PM ET, 04/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  bob woodward, ben bradlee, jeff himmelman, new york magazine, deep throat, watergate

Posted at 08:24 AM ET, 03/09/2012

Media news derivatives: March 9

For March 9

By Erik Wemple  |  08:24 AM ET, 03/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  time magazine, hannity, breitbart.com, fox news, the new republic, jack shafer, reuters, david corn, greta van susteren