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Posted at 10:19 AM ET, 03/26/2014

MSNBC’s daytime audience tanks

Daytime numbers went way down in 2013, while rivals actually gained.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:19 AM ET, 03/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  audience, cable news, CNN, Fox News, Jack Shafer, MSNBC, prime time

Posted at 10:08 AM ET, 08/31/2012

The wobbly defenses of David Chalian

Everyone does what David Chalian did, right?

By Erik Wemple  |  10:08 AM ET, 08/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  sam donaldson, huffington post, david chalian, yahoo, jack shafer, reuters

Posted at 05:08 PM ET, 07/09/2012

Mike Daisey invites media critics to reworked Apple show

Apple critic promotes his updated show.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:08 PM ET, 07/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  mike daisey, the agony and ecstasy of steve jobs, woolly mammoth theatre company, jack shafer, media critics

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 06/28/2012

Media news derivatives, June 28

A roundup of media stories for June 28

By Erik Wemple  |  09:30 AM ET, 06/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ann curry, today show, new york times, hyperlocal, leak investigations, jack shafer, reuters, news corp. split, news corp, joe williams politico, joe williams suspended

Posted at 06:13 PM ET, 06/26/2012

Wall Street Journal intern busted for quote-fabrication

Intern for Wall Street Journal fabricated quotes for story

By Erik Wemple  |  06:13 PM ET, 06/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  wall street journal, liane membis, quotes, fabrication, jack shafer, wall street journal, andrew beaujon, poynter, 103rd street pedestrian bridge

Posted at 08:04 AM ET, 06/25/2012

Media news derivatives: June 25

A roundup of media stories for June 25.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:04 AM ET, 06/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  joe williams, boyce watkins, politico, howard kurtz, fishbowldc, anthony shadid, jerry sandusky, fox news, jack shafer, chris hayes

Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 06/18/2012

Media news derivatives: June 18

A roundup of media stories for June 18.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:23 AM ET, 06/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  wendi murdoch, amy chozick, new york times, emily nussbaum, new yorker, the newsroom, reuters, jack shafer, david carr, warren buffett, new orleans times-picayune, ricky mathews

Posted at 12:48 PM ET, 06/12/2012

New York train conductor reads paper on job

Showcasing the value of print, on the train

By Erik Wemple  |  12:48 PM ET, 06/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jack shafer, reuters, goodwill assets, new york post, metro-north, john bingham

Posted at 08:22 AM ET, 06/12/2012

Media news derivatives: June 12

A roundup of media stories for June 12.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:22 AM ET, 06/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  white house, politico, private sector is doing fine, watergate, washington post, daily beast, max holland, glenn beck, jack shafer, alex pareene, jon stewart, daily show

Posted at 08:14 AM ET, 06/07/2012

Media news derivatives: June 7

A roundup of media stories for June 7.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:14 AM ET, 06/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  msnbc, ed schultz, el huffington post, frances martel, mediaite, mitt romney, police uniform, harry shearer, cjr, barbara walters, bashar al-assad, poynter, rick edmonds, jack shafer

Posted at 09:14 AM ET, 05/25/2012

Media news derivatives, May 25

A summary of media stories for May 25.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:14 AM ET, 05/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  daily caller, gun promotion, tom o'mara, new york state senate, jack shafer, chris matthews, hardball, new york times, new orleans times-picayune

Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 05/21/2012

Media news derivatives: May 21

A summary of media stories for May 21

By Erik Wemple  |  08:26 AM ET, 05/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jack shafer, reuters, center for strategic and international studies, arnaud de borchgrave, new york times, sean hannity, david carr, cory booker, meet the press, candy crowley cnn, president obama

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 04:04 PM ET, 05/11/2012

Why did ABC News let Obama choose his interviewer?

Should ABC News have told the White House, ‘Hey, we’ll decide who does the interview’?

By Erik Wemple  |  04:04 PM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fred francis, Barbara Cochran, cbs, nbc, abc, walter cronkite, jack shafer, robin roberts, president obama, barack obama, gay marriage

Posted at 08:28 AM ET, 05/01/2012

Media news derivatives: May 1

What’s happening in the media?

By Erik Wemple  |  08:28 AM ET, 05/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jack shafer, bill o'reilly, bernard goldberg, demand media, ben bradlee, bob woodward, jeff himmelman

Posted at 08:16 AM ET, 04/26/2012

Media news derivatives: April 26

What’s happening in the media world?

By Erik Wemple  |  08:16 AM ET, 04/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jack shafer, rupert murdoch, ajr, michele bachmann, bill o'reilly, newsbusters, nbc, george zimmerman, white house correspodnents' association, david rehr, fox mole

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 04/19/2012

Media news derivatives: April 19

What’s going on in the media?

By Erik Wemple  |  08:00 AM ET, 04/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  oklahoman, lawrence o'donnell, sean hannity, bill o'reilly, mother jones, jack shafer, reuters

Posted at 08:42 AM ET, 04/12/2012

Media news derivatives: April 12

The day’s top media stories, with links.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:42 AM ET, 04/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fox news, mole, gawker, joe muto, reuters, jack shafer, sean hannity, george zimmerman, trayvon martin

Posted at 09:12 AM ET, 03/29/2012

Media news derivatives

More and more on the Trayvon Martin case.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:12 AM ET, 03/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jack shafer, poynter.org, george zimmerman, trayvon martin, sean hannity, politico, village voice media, backpage.com, white house, new york times, "white hispanic"

Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 03/22/2012

Media news derivatives: March 22

For March 22

By Erik Wemple  |  08:26 AM ET, 03/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jason mattera, human events, bono, jack shafer, paul farhi, washington post, reuters, associated press, tom curley, george zimmerman

Posted at 08:25 AM ET, 03/19/2012

News media derivatives: March 19

For March 19

By Erik Wemple  |  08:25 AM ET, 03/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  mike daisey, brian lamb, jack shafer, david carr, rachel maddow, president obama, obama, the hill, george clooney

Posted at 10:16 AM ET, 03/12/2012

Media news derivatives: March 12

For March 12.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:16 AM ET, 03/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jack shafer, david carr, simon dumenco

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

Posted at 08:52 AM ET, 03/02/2012

Media news derivatives: March 2

For March 2

By Erik Wemple  |  08:52 AM ET, 03/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  andrew breitbart, matt taibbi, steve bannon, jack shafer, village voice, village voice media, miami herald, new york times

Posted at 03:41 PM ET, 02/09/2012

What’s ‘homophobic’ in Roland Martin case? Don’t ask the press.

They don’t work

By Erik Wemple  |  03:41 PM ET, 02/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cnn, roland martin, jack shafer, ron paul newsletters