Erik Wemple: new york times


Posted at 05:30 PM ET, 04/25/2014

Can’t we all call Bundy’s comments ‘racist’?

Cliven Bundy’s comments were “incendiary,” and so much more.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:30 PM ET, 04/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Associated Press, Cliven Bundy, New York Times, racist, Washington Post

Posted at 04:03 PM ET, 04/24/2014

New York Times reporter: Fox News has covered Bundy ‘sensibly’

Reporter goes to cover someone, gets good stuff.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:03 PM ET, 04/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cliven Bundy, Fox News, New York Times, Sean Hannity

Posted at 06:43 PM ET, 04/11/2014

Why credit the Wall Street Journal on the Medicare data release?

Just what did this newspaper do?

By Erik Wemple  |  06:43 PM ET, 04/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AP, New York Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post

Posted at 03:50 PM ET, 04/03/2014

New York Times stands by Benghazi story

The debate over al-Qaeda and Benghazi continues.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:50 PM ET, 04/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  al qaeda, Benghazi, Daily Beast, Fox News, Mike Morell, Mike rogers, New York Times

Posted at 02:41 PM ET, 03/31/2014

Obamacare official stiff-arms New York Times

No information about a couple’s struggles with the health-insurance marketplace.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:41 PM ET, 03/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Department of Health and Human Services, New York Times, Obamacare

Posted at 09:42 AM ET, 03/05/2014

Barbara Bush disses the New York Times, but why?

Dowd and Bush appear to be on the same page.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:42 AM ET, 03/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barbara Bush, Fox News, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Jeb Bush, Maureen Dowd, New York Times

Posted at 03:41 PM ET, 02/27/2014

Arizona bill: ‘Anti-gay’ or something softer?

Some media outlets describe the bill as allowing denial of services to gays but shy away from ‘anti-gay.’

By Erik Wemple  |  03:41 PM ET, 02/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  anti-gay, Arizona, Associated Press, MSNBC, NBC News, New York Times, SB 1062

Posted at 01:41 PM ET, 02/24/2014

Piers Morgan’s demise at CNN: Inevitable

Trolling for interviews as a means of floating a prime-time cable show could be an extinct model.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:41 PM ET, 02/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CNN, Larry King, New York Times, Piers Morgan

Posted at 12:47 PM ET, 02/18/2014

New York Times editor dices ‘picking at a salad’ cliche

Hoping for an end to the tyranny of the narrated meal.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:47 PM ET, 02/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  George Clooney, New York Times, Philip Corbett

Posted at 10:34 AM ET, 02/12/2014

Obama’s ‘transparency’ claim takes a hit in press-freedom rankings

A drop in press freedoms, according to a watchdog group.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:34 AM ET, 02/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jill Abramson, New York Times, President Obama, Reporters without Borders, Transparency, White House

Posted at 05:06 PM ET, 02/10/2014

Glenn Greenwald and the U.S. ‘assassination’ program

A disagreement on anti-terrorism terminology.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:06 PM ET, 02/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  drone strikes, First Look Media, Glenn Greenwald, Guardian, New York Times, President Obama, Washington Post

Posted at 06:08 PM ET, 02/07/2014

Capital New York goes for the money

Media on media on media.

By Erik Wemple  |  06:08 PM ET, 02/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Capital New York, huffington post, New York Times, Politico

Posted at 05:24 PM ET, 02/05/2014

17 problems with the New York Observer’s hit piece on the New York Times

And this is not even a comprehensive list.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:24 PM ET, 02/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arthur Sulzberger, Jill Abramson, New York Observer, New York Times

Posted at 05:07 PM ET, 02/03/2014

Giuliani: New York Times story ‘led to a lot of exaggerated headlines’

Isn’t that the way we roll now?

By Erik Wemple  |  05:07 PM ET, 02/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Christie, New Jersey, New York Times, Rudy Giuliani

Posted at 03:46 PM ET, 02/03/2014

New York Times defends Christie story: Governor was trying to ‘change the discussion’

Alleged political motives in media criticism.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:46 PM ET, 02/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Christie, David Wildstein, George Washington Bridge, MSNBC, New Jersey, New York Times

Posted at 04:47 PM ET, 01/27/2014

Rand Paul 2016: How to cover him, and how not to

Two years from Iowa, the Atlantic declares a frontrunner

By Erik Wemple  |  04:47 PM ET, 01/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlantic, New York Times, Peter Beinart, Rand Paul

Posted at 12:27 PM ET, 01/24/2014

New York Times takes a whack at Hillary Clinton story

Look: Bill Clinton loyalists are upset that their guy isn’t portrayed as an American hero!

By Erik Wemple  |  12:27 PM ET, 01/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Clinton, clinton foundation, Hillary Rodham Clinton, New York Times

Posted at 04:05 PM ET, 01/23/2014

New York Times editor: We’re ‘cosmopolitan,’ not liberal

Could we get a bit more detail on that?

By Erik Wemple  |  04:05 PM ET, 01/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cosmopolitan, Jill Abramson, media bias, New York Times, Noam Chomsky

Posted at 05:40 PM ET, 12/31/2013

Are the U.S. media as transparent as the U.S. government?

Yes, the media has been aggressive in pushing the Obama administration for transparency. But how well do we all live up to the values we demand of others?

By Erik Wemple  |  05:40 PM ET, 12/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CBS News, Fox News, Media, New York Times, Politico, Washington Post

Posted at 06:50 PM ET, 12/09/2013

A new standard for Fox News reporting?

Gawker, New York Times rely on one-sourcing for scoops on Fox News. Cool?

By Erik Wemple  |  06:50 PM ET, 12/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Lewis, Fox News, Gawker, New York Times

Posted at 04:46 PM ET, 12/06/2013

Fox News stonewalls the New York Times

The leading cable network can suppress its secrets for only so long.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:46 PM ET, 12/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Lewis, Fox News, New York Times, Roger Ailes

Posted at 01:12 PM ET, 11/27/2013

NYT design boss: consensus to run breast pic

Photo met the criteria for placement on the front page, says paper’s chief creative officer

By Erik Wemple  |  01:12 PM ET, 11/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cancer, Israel, New York Times

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 11/25/2013

Al Gore: Climate change should be media’s ‘No. 1 story

It’s an ‘existential’ question, says former veep.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:05 PM ET, 11/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Al Gore, Climate change, Margaret Sullivan, New York Times

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 11/13/2013

Hey, what about Politico’s ‘brain drain’?

If the New York Times has a problem with staff retention, well then, so does a certain Rosslyn-based media property.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:45 PM ET, 11/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Stelter, New York Times, Politico

Posted at 05:19 AM ET, 11/12/2013

What happened, Brian Stelter?

The guy who declared he wouldn’t leave the Times for a television job has left the Times for a television job.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:19 AM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Stelter, CNN, New York Times

Posted at 07:07 PM ET, 11/05/2013

Media split over use of ‘lie’ in reference to Obama health-care promise

Just how to couch President Obama’s claim that people would get to keep their insurance plans?

By Erik Wemple  |  07:07 PM ET, 11/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CNN, Fox News, New York Times, Obamacare

Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 10/24/2013

NYT’s Rick Berke to serve as Politico executive editor

By Erik Wemple  |  03:12 PM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jill Abramson, New York Times, Politico

Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 09/17/2013

Navy Yard Shooter: What about that alleged AR-15?

CNN says the gunman yesterday was denied an AR-15. Is this a debate changer?

By Erik Wemple  |  12:07 PM ET, 09/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aaron Alexis, Associated Press, CNN, Fox News, gun control, New York Times, Piers Morgan

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 09/12/2013

Jon Stewart: News shows stampede toward war

Once the prospect of hostilities is raised, says host, news establishment wants ‘payoff.’

By Erik Wemple  |  01:00 PM ET, 09/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CNN, Daily Show, Fox News, Jon Stewart, New York Times, syria

Posted at 10:59 AM ET, 09/12/2013

Dear Putin: The First Amendment IS exceptional

Please enjoy one of the great American liberties.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:59 AM ET, 09/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  First Amendment, New York Times, Vladimir Putin

Posted at 06:34 PM ET, 09/10/2013

NYT, WaPo, HuffPost, others sink big effort into whip counts

New York Times, strict on leaning.

By Erik Wemple  |  06:34 PM ET, 09/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Times, Obama, syria, Washington Post

Posted at 02:16 PM ET, 09/10/2013

Why did NYT Book Review OK Rachel Maddow conflict of interest?

Can a sweet little blurb cloud a book reviewer’s judgment?

By Erik Wemple  |  02:16 PM ET, 09/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MSNBC, New York Times, New York Times Book Review, Rachel Maddow

Posted at 05:02 PM ET, 09/09/2013

MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow mixes monologue, book review

Her ostensible review of Andrew Bacevich's new book took more than 400 words to get to the volume itself.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:02 PM ET, 09/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MSNBC, New York Times Book Review, Rachel Maddow

Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 09/06/2013

Glenn Beck to NYT: Al Gore ‘saw me more as an enemy of America than Al Jazeera’

TV and radio personality says he doesn't 'care' how fans reacted to his support of gay marriage.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:17 PM ET, 09/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Glenn Beck, New York Times

Posted at 03:56 PM ET, 08/27/2013

Risen case: DOJ says new guidelines don’t apply

On the one hand, Justice preaches self-restraint on the media; on the other, it continues pushing for a reporter's testimony.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:56 PM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eric Holder, James Risen, Justice Department, New York Times

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 12:27 PM ET, 07/23/2013

New York Times's Brian Stelter to guest-host CNN's 'Reliable Sources'

Young media correspondent insists he wouldn't leave the storied newspaper for a television job.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:27 PM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Stelter, CNN, Fox News, MSNBC, New York Times

Posted at 03:30 PM ET, 07/22/2013

The New York Times's failure to keep Nate Silver: What it means

How can the Times, prestigious and respected though it is, compete with what ABC and ESPN can offer?

By Erik Wemple  |  03:30 PM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ABC News, ESPN, Nate Silver, New York Times

Posted at 04:21 PM ET, 07/17/2013

Rolling Stone's Tsarnaev: Did the New York Times face a backlash?

What's up with this insane reaction to the magazine's cover photo?

By Erik Wemple  |  04:21 PM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  dzhokhar tsarnaev, New York Times, Rolling Stone

Posted at 03:01 PM ET, 07/11/2013

George Zimmerman trial 'riot' fears: A rundown of coverage

Under what circumstances can a news organization speculate on civil unrest? When authorities are preparing for it.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:01 PM ET, 07/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CNN, George Zimmerman, New York Times, Trayvon Martin, trial, Washington Post

Posted at 10:40 AM ET, 06/27/2013

Five truths about Glenn Greenwald and his critics

NSA watchdog says that inquiries from news outlets about his past won't stop him.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:40 AM ET, 06/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Glenn Greenwald, New York Daily News, New York Times

Posted at 02:25 PM ET, 06/24/2013

Greenwald: Beltway media types are 'courtiers to power'

Journalist who has broken NSA stories has little regard for clubby Washington.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:25 PM ET, 06/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andrew Ross Sorkin, Glenn Greenwald, Guardian, New York Times

Posted at 04:38 PM ET, 06/11/2013

James Clapper, NSA and the "L" word

Media outlets are hesitant to call public officials "liars." That's a good thing, but they're finding a compelling exception in James Clapper.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:38 PM ET, 06/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  andrew rosenthal, director of national intelligence, James clapper, National Security Agency, New York Times

Posted at 01:06 PM ET, 06/10/2013

Tesla's Elon Musk bails on Barron's interview

More media jousting by a tech hero.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:06 PM ET, 06/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barron's, Elon Musk, New York Times, Tesla Motors

Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 06/03/2013

Politico hires Foreign Policy's Glasser

Politico brings on board a new editor to do, well, a lot of things, including hiring a dozen new staffers.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:47 AM ET, 06/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Foreign Policy, New York Times, Politico, Susan Glasser, Washington Post

Posted at 10:58 AM ET, 05/30/2013

Holder meeting: Don't go, Fox News!

No upside for leading cable network in sitting down with Attorney General Eric Holder

By Erik Wemple  |  10:58 AM ET, 05/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AP, CNN, Eric Holder, Fox News, New York Times

Posted at 08:53 AM ET, 05/30/2013

Eric Holder, the media, and the right to gripe

The role of journalists vis-a-vis policy makers is to interview them.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:53 AM ET, 05/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AP, Associated Press, New York Times

Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 05/24/2013

IRS scandal story: Hard on White House, hard on media

Getting it right: How hard is that?

By Erik Wemple  |  03:38 PM ET, 05/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CNN, IRS, New York Times, Washington Post

Posted at 05:44 PM ET, 05/23/2013

New York Times poaches Politico's Jonathan Martin

Departure could prompt a deficit of deep dives at the Rosslyn-based news site.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:44 PM ET, 05/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jonathan Martin, New York Times, Politico

Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 05/22/2013

Obama will be worse than Nixon on press freedom: Former NYT lawyer

Former lawyer for the New York Times says that the president wants to "criminalize the reporting of national security information."

By Erik Wemple  |  11:42 AM ET, 05/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  leak investigations, New York Times, President Nixon, President Obama

Posted at 08:44 AM ET, 05/22/2013

Fox News commentator denounces Democratic-scandal journalism

Let's do something on the political dimensions of the scandal!

By Erik Wemple  |  08:44 AM ET, 05/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AP, bernard Goldberg, Bill O'Reilly, Fox News, New York Times

Posted at 04:32 PM ET, 05/21/2013

AP phone records: Former DOJ officials finally articulate other side of controversy

Former Justice Department official says current Justice Department officials are constrained to use public information to explain their actions.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:32 PM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AP, Justice Department, New York Times

Posted at 05:48 PM ET, 05/17/2013

IRS scandal: Peggy Noonan vs. Nate Silver

Watch out, columnists: Nate Silver is watching you, and he doesn't have a presidential election to distract him.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:48 PM ET, 05/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nate Silver, New York Times, Peggy Noonan

Posted at 05:06 PM ET, 05/14/2013

AP subpoena: Government wants your sources

What happens when the government apprises a news outlet of its intent to subpoena phone records? A process that protects the news outlet.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:06 PM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Associated Press, New York Times

Posted at 12:03 PM ET, 03/13/2013

Imagine a world without 'imagine' ledes: It's easy if you try

Journalists love to plumb the imaginations of their readers. Not in a good way.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:03 PM ET, 03/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  imagine, New York Times, Washington Post

Posted at 09:09 AM ET, 03/04/2013

Olbermann lobbies ESPN

An ESPN exec says that he wasn't "prepared" to bring Olbermann back to his former roost. Wonder what that could mean.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:09 AM ET, 03/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ESPN, John Skipper, Keith Olbermann, New York Times

Posted at 12:54 PM ET, 03/03/2013

Ann Romney blames campaign and media for the same thing

Ann Romney is mad at the Romney campaign for not humanizing her husband. She's mad at the media for the same thing. Can she be both at the same time?

By Erik Wemple  |  12:54 PM ET, 03/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ann Romney, Mitt Romney, New York Times

Posted at 02:08 PM ET, 02/15/2013

Tesla v. New York Times: More on that speedometer question

A New York Times reporter says that a wheel-size issue may explain data discrepancies related to his withering review of Tesla Motors' Model S.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:08 PM ET, 02/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Times, Tesla

Posted at 07:08 AM ET, 02/15/2013

Tesla vs. New York Times: The 45 mph problem

Point, counterpoint, counter-counterpoint: The battle between the New York Times and Tesla lives.

By Erik Wemple  |  07:08 AM ET, 02/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Times, Tesla

Posted at 01:19 PM ET, 02/14/2013

Tesla v. New York Times: Did reporter have 'disdain' toward electric cars?

Just what disdain has John M. Broder shown toward electric cars?

By Erik Wemple  |  01:19 PM ET, 02/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Times, Tesla

Posted at 10:09 AM ET, 02/12/2013

NYT, restoring Mary Magdalene's reputation

The paper sided with an outdated interpretation of this disciple of Jesus Christ.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:09 AM ET, 02/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mary Magdalene, New York Times

Posted at 01:46 PM ET, 02/06/2013

New York Times editor: Obama administration 'continued to object' to Saudi revelation

New York Times Washington Bureau Chief David Leonhardt says that government officials 'continued' objecting to plan to reveal a U.S. drone base in Saudi Arabia.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:46 PM ET, 02/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drones, New York Times, Saudi Arabia, Washington Post

Posted at 12:35 PM ET, 02/06/2013

AP explains participation in Saudi drone-base secrecy

The Associated Press participated in an arrangement to keep secret the location of a Saudi drone base operated by the United States. It explains its rationale for complying with the arrangement.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:35 PM ET, 02/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Associated Press, Drones, New York Times

Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 02/06/2013

New York Times broke 'informal arrangement' on drones

The New York Times reveals that a drone base is located in Saudi Arabia. That's news, and it's also the subject of an 'informal arrangement' among news organizations not to disclose.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:15 PM ET, 02/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CIA, Drones, New York Times

Posted at 08:57 AM ET, 02/01/2013

New York Times nails Koch obit

Ed Koch asks in an obituary video: "Do you miss me?"

By Erik Wemple  |  08:57 AM ET, 02/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ed Koch, The New York Times

Posted at 02:57 PM ET, 01/21/2013

Inauguration 2013: New York Times tries to read president and first lady

It attempts to calibrate how the first couple has changed over the past four years. Not so much?

By Erik Wemple  |  02:57 PM ET, 01/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Michelle Obama, New York Times, President Obama

Posted at 04:00 PM ET, 01/18/2013

Manti Te'o scandal: Why no outrage from New York Times public editor?

Margaret Sullivan of the New York Times went "radical" on media mistakes regarding Newtown. She's mellowed a bit in the month since.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:00 PM ET, 01/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Manti Te'o, New York Times

Posted at 07:56 AM ET, 01/16/2013

Fox News 'shunned' at Obama news conferences?

Which news outlet gets to ask the most questions of the president?

By Erik Wemple  |  07:56 AM ET, 01/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CNN, Fox News, New York Times, Politico

Posted at 05:12 PM ET, 01/15/2013

How the New York Times scored its Journal News interviews

Reporter Christine Haughney refused to take the newspaper's no for an answer.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:12 PM ET, 01/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Journal News, New York Times

Posted at 11:58 AM ET, 01/07/2013

NYT: Journal News story was a hasty production

Newspaper got gun-permit data quickly, discussed its publication cursorily, and -- voila -- published it.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:58 AM ET, 01/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Guns, Journal News, New York Times

Posted at 04:33 PM ET, 12/07/2012

Progressive journos hang with Obama: Anything wrong with that?

A bunch of left-leaning journalists met with President Obama this week, prompting some attention from media types. Is this a scandal? No. Does it kinda stink? Yeah.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:33 PM ET, 12/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arianna Huffington, New York Times, White House

Posted at 08:10 PM ET, 11/29/2012

New York Times reporter acquires social-media minder

Why a Twitter-Facebook minder for Jodi Rudoren is a bad idea

By Erik Wemple  |  08:10 PM ET, 11/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  The New York Times

Posted at 03:53 PM ET, 11/02/2012

Who cares if Nate Silver is ‘right’?

More pollsters and modelers; no more pundits. Please.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:53 PM ET, 11/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  nate silver polls, nate silver forecasting, nate silver new york times, nate silver new york times 538, nate silver new york times modeling

Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 10/14/2012

Woodward: Media guilty of ‘misfocus’ on Libya

Woodward on media: ‘Too much polls’

By Erik Wemple  |  01:50 PM ET, 10/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Technology | Tags:  chris wallace, fox news sunday washington post, chris wallace bob woodward washington post new york times, libya coverage, woodward libya coverage, benghazi coverage woodward new york times

Posted at 05:16 PM ET, 10/01/2012

Pat Caddell: Press is the ‘enemy of the American people’

Analyst says news media are leaving U.S. democracy in peril.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:16 PM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  pat caddell, media enemy of the american poeple, media bias, libya, new york times, mainstream media bias

Posted at 02:18 PM ET, 09/28/2012

Chris Matthews accuses Sean Hannity of pandering to his audience

Hannity is accused of pandering.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:18 PM ET, 09/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  new york times, chris matthews, ron reagan michael tomasky, dick morris, republican national convention

Posted at 12:56 PM ET, 09/28/2012

NYT editor takes fall for Cornell miscues

Editor takes the fall.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:56 PM ET, 09/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  new york times, cornell university, ithaca, n.y., courtney rubin, new york times

Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 09/18/2012

Romney and Obama: Open your fundraisers

Why are politicians keeping the media out of big-money fundraisers?

By Erik Wemple  |  02:15 PM ET, 09/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  mitt romney, president obama, video, mother jones, ari shapiro, washington post, new york times

Posted at 04:32 PM ET, 09/13/2012

Please kill ‘Fox & Friends’

Memo to Fox: Kill the morning show; you’ll survive

By Erik Wemple  |  04:32 PM ET, 09/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fox news, fox & friends, glenn beck, roger ailes, cancel fox & friends, new york times

Posted at 08:24 AM ET, 09/13/2012

Stop the 9/11 anniversary tyranny

NBC News, New York Times, Wall Street Journal — did they do 9/11 right?

By Erik Wemple  |  08:24 AM ET, 09/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NBC news, kris jenner, new york times, wall street journal, anniversary

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 09/11/2012

Is New York Times’ Sullivan a big liberal? Mediology, Sept. 11

“Fox & Friends” nullifies the war on women!

By Erik Wemple  |  09:00 AM ET, 09/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  newsbusters, breaitbart, cnn, media matters, war on women, gore vidal, new york times, margaret sullivan, clay waters, michael patrick leahy

Posted at 03:39 PM ET, 09/04/2012

Fox News guest chides NYT for being late to the story it broke

Does Times story on Jarrett represent a media fail?

By Erik Wemple  |  03:39 PM ET, 09/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  valerie jarrett, new york times, richard miniter, megyn kelly, fox news

Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 09/03/2012

Media, meet the Oparowskis

Who knew about the Oparowskis? No one?

By Erik Wemple  |  03:45 PM ET, 09/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  new york times, ted oparowski, patricia oparowski, fox news, republican national convention, sheryl gay stolberg

Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 08/27/2012

Brisbane hammers NYT for ‘progressivism,’ Occupy bias

Brisbane hammers NYT for ‘progressivism,’ Occupy bias.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:32 AM ET, 08/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  occupy wall street, new york times, arthur brisbane, occupy wall street, gay marriage, keith olbermann

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 08/23/2012

Networks hype Akin, with good reason: Mediology, Aug. 23

Are the networks giving too much attention to Akin?

By Erik Wemple  |  08:00 AM ET, 08/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  todd akin, newsbusters, joe biden, equivalency, nbc, cbs, abc, media matters for america, new york times

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

Media news derivatives: Aug. 17

A roundup of media stories for Aug. 17.

By Erik Wemple  |  07:08 AM ET, 08/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  andrea mitchell ben labolt, new york times, president obama, joe pompeo, capital, huffington post, fox news the five, cnn, msnbc

Posted at 10:10 AM ET, 08/15/2012

Media news derivatives: Aug. 15

A roundup of media stories for Aug. 15

By Erik Wemple  |  10:10 AM ET, 08/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  reuters, hacked, fareed zakaria, self, lucy danziger, michael calderone, huffington post, buzzfeed, ben smith, new york times, mark thompson

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 08/14/2012

Media news derivatives: Aug. 14

A roundup of media stories for Aug. 14.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:31 AM ET, 08/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  paul ryan, ryan lizza, new yorker, helen gurley brown, new york times, jon steart daily show, brit hume, media matters for america, dylan byers, politico, jim lehrer, candy crowley, bob schieffer

Posted at 01:18 PM ET, 08/13/2012

Former Times-Picayune reporter blasts ownership

Could Times-Picayune staffers really have ‘found a way’?

By Erik Wemple  |  01:18 PM ET, 08/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  new orleans times-picayune, kari dequine harden, new york times, usa today, washington post, wall street journal, usc annenberg school

Posted at 11:07 AM ET, 08/13/2012

Lolo Jones gets no sympathy from USA Today scribe

New York Times piece on Jones: tough but fair.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:07 AM ET, 08/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jere longman, lolo jones, new york times, christine brennan, cnn howard kurtz reliable sources

Posted at 09:14 AM ET, 08/13/2012

Media news derivatives: Aug. 13

A roundup of media stories for Aug. 13.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:14 AM ET, 08/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  paul d. ryan, mark zuckerberg, nbc, magazines, david carr, new york times, paul d. ryan, nbc, politico, mitt romney

Posted at 03:54 PM ET, 08/03/2012

Harry Reid, keep talking to the Huffington Post

What right does HuffPo have to publish Harry Reid’s ‘tips’?

By Erik Wemple  |  03:54 PM ET, 08/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  huffington post, harry reid, mitt romney taxes, neutral reporting privilege, new york times

Posted at 07:59 AM ET, 07/30/2012

Media news derivatives: July 30

A roundup of media stories for July 30.

By Erik Wemple  |  07:59 AM ET, 07/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  st. louis post-dispatch, spin, henry blodget, wall street journal, esquire, new york times spin, sarah palin, chick-fil-a, pink, newsbusters

Posted at 04:13 PM ET, 07/26/2012

Claim check: ‘Every reporter’ knows source for NYT scoop

Do reporters know other reporters’ sources?

By Erik Wemple  |  04:13 PM ET, 07/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  david sanger, new york times, romney campaign, obama campaign, michele fournoy, foreign policy, david ignatius, washington post, julie mason

Posted at 03:58 PM ET, 07/23/2012

National Journal boss on quote-approval: It’s about control

National Journal’s Fournier bashes quote approval.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:58 PM ET, 07/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ron fournier, national journal, associated press, washington post, new york times, jeremy w. peters, poynter.org, quote approval

Posted at 03:10 PM ET, 07/19/2012

Investor’s Business Daily urges Romney non-disclosure

Publication urges Romney to keep tax returns to himself

By Erik Wemple  |  03:10 PM ET, 07/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  national review online, new york times, washington post, asbury park press, mitt romney, tax returns, disclosure

Posted at 08:42 AM ET, 07/19/2012

Media news derivatives: July 19

A roundup of media stories for July 19.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:42 AM ET, 07/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  mike allen, libor, roll call, washington post, michael bloomberg, cnn, piers morgan, new york times co. guild, mathew ingram, sean hannity, george zimmerman

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 07/18/2012

Media news derivatives: July 18

A roundup of media stories for July 18.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:02 AM ET, 07/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  borowitz report, media, quote approval, new york times, newsosaur, alan d. mutter, reddit, conde nast

Posted at 02:53 PM ET, 07/17/2012

New York Times reviews quote-approval policy

The New York Times is looking at quoting policy.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:53 PM ET, 07/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  new york times, quote approval, jeremy peters

Posted at 09:37 AM ET, 07/17/2012

Media news derivatives: July 17

A roundup of media stories for July 17.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:37 AM ET, 07/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  wolf blitzer, stephanie cutter, mitt romney, bain capital, yale daily news, brian mcandrews, new york times co. marc andreesen, yahoo, marissa mayer, libor

Posted at 08:05 AM ET, 07/11/2012

Media news derivatives: July 11

A roundup of media stories for July 11

By Erik Wemple  |  08:05 AM ET, 07/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  scott pelley, bob beckel, fox news, "the five" allen west, russian wikipedia, new york times, brian stelter, gabriel sherman, santiago lyon, associated press

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 08:52 AM ET, 07/09/2012

Media news derivatives: July 9

A roundup of media stories for July 9

By Erik Wemple  |  08:52 AM ET, 07/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  new york times, s.e. cupp, cnn, newspapers, david carr, msnbc, national journal

Posted at 09:55 AM ET, 06/29/2012

Media news derivatives: June 29

A roundup of media stories for June 29

By Erik Wemple  |  09:55 AM ET, 06/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fox news, cnn, bloomberg tv, bloomberg news, supreme court, huffington post, rupert murdoch, news corp., new york times, wall street journal

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 01:42 PM ET, 06/27/2012

New York Times declines comment on Apple gag

A case of no-comment symmetry: Apple and the New York Times.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:42 PM ET, 06/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  apple, new york times, david segal, gag, retail outlets

Posted at 08:04 AM ET, 06/27/2012

Media news derivatives: June 27

A roundup of media stories for June 27.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:04 AM ET, 06/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  newt gingrich, fox news, nora ephron, san jose mercury news, new york times, huffington post, joe williams, politico

Posted at 12:03 PM ET, 06/26/2012

Anthony Shadid and Syria: Did the New York Times pressure him?

Did the New York Times pressure him?

By Erik Wemple  |  12:03 PM ET, 06/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  anthony shadid, syria, ed shadid, arab-american anti-discrimination committee, speech, twitter, nada bakri, new york times

Posted at 07:09 AM ET, 06/26/2012

Media news derivatives: June 26

A roundup of media stories for June 26.

By Erik Wemple  |  07:09 AM ET, 06/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  laura Ingraham, fox news, atheism, new york times, mathew ingrahm, bill carter, mediaite, matt lewis, msnbc, new york times

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 06/25/2012

Shadid’s widow said she was ‘mad at journalism’

Video may contextualize allegations regarding Shadid’s death.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:30 AM ET, 06/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  anthony shadid, new york times, syria, nada bakri

Posted at 11:40 AM ET, 06/21/2012

“Fox & Friends” doesn’t like the look of itself

Looking for insults in the New York Times profile of Fox News program

By Erik Wemple  |  11:40 AM ET, 06/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  roger ailes, fox news, fox & friends, new york times, jeremy w. peters

Posted at 07:28 AM ET, 06/21/2012

Media news derivatives: June 21

A roundup of media stories for June 21.

By Erik Wemple  |  07:28 AM ET, 06/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  mitt romney, marco rubio, abc, bill o'reilly, lanny davis, fox & friends, new york times, ann curry, today show, bob hall, philadelphia media network, glenn beck

Posted at 08:42 AM ET, 06/19/2012

Media news derivatives: June 19

A roundup of media stories for June 19.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:42 AM ET, 06/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  buzzfeed, new york times, neil munro, daily caller, hannity, washington post, david fahrehthold, jerry sandusky, bob costas

Posted at 05:30 PM ET, 06/18/2012

New York Times and BuzzFeed: Partners!

What’s the New York Times doing in bed with BuzzFeed?

By Erik Wemple  |  05:30 PM ET, 06/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  buzzfeed, new york times, twitter, video partnership, dick stevenson, new york times, poltiico

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 10:44 AM ET, 06/11/2012

CNN, New York Times hammer Barbara Walters on Syria

ABC’s Barbara Walters gets hammered by CNN, New York Times.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:44 AM ET, 06/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barbara walters, cnn, columbia university, sheherazad jaafari, andrew tabler, new york times, syria, bashar al-assad

Posted at 08:16 AM ET, 06/11/2012

Media news derivatives: June 11

Roundup of media stories for June 11

By Erik Wemple  |  08:16 AM ET, 06/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  david carr, new york times, dylan ratigan, msnbc, megyn kelly, carl bernstein, twitter, wall street journal, newspaper crisis

Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 06/06/2012

What’s Barbara Walters apologizing for?

What did the ABC News star do wrong?

By Erik Wemple  |  03:38 PM ET, 06/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barbara walters, sheherazad jaafari, syria, bashar al-assad, new york times, daily telegraph

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 11:45 AM ET, 06/04/2012

Politico’s media criticism criticized, No. 5

Fifth in a not-so-occasional series on Politico’s media criticism.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:45 AM ET, 06/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jim vandehei, mike allen, politico, barack obama, mitt romney, new york times, washington post, bias, vetting

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 12:12 PM ET, 06/01/2012

Politico’s media criticism, No. 4

Another installment in critiquing Politico’s media criticism.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:12 PM ET, 06/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  politico, washington post, new york times, jim vandehei, mike allen, rush limbaugh

Posted at 01:22 PM ET, 05/31/2012

Politico’s media criticism, exposed

Second installment in a series on Politico’s media criticism.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:22 PM ET, 05/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  politico, jim vandehei, mike allen, mitt romney, president obama, bullying, new york times

Posted at 11:11 AM ET, 05/30/2012

Media news derivatives: May 30

A roundup of media stories for May 30.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:11 AM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chris hayes, conor friedersdorf, henry blodget, mathew ingram, slate new york times, jon stewart

Posted at 07:12 AM ET, 05/29/2012

Media news derivatives: May 29

A summary of media stories for May 29.

By Erik Wemple  |  07:12 AM ET, 05/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  new york times, janet robinson, chris hayes, heroes, ut-san diego, book review, canada, dailies, john edwards

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 08:39 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 08:20 AM ET, 05/22/2012

News media derivatives: May 22

A roundup of media stories for May 22.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:20 AM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  poynter, steve myers, bory booker, rachel maddow, arthur brisbane, new york times, mitt romney, bain capital

Posted at 03:20 PM ET, 05/21/2012

New York Times public editor to leave in September

New York Times’s public editor will leave in September

By Erik Wemple  |  03:20 PM ET, 05/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  arthur brisbane, new york times, public editor truth vigilante, jill abramson

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 08:26 AM ET, 05/18/2012

Media news derivatives: May 18

A roundup of media stories for May 18

By Erik Wemple  |  08:26 AM ET, 05/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  sean hannity, jeff john roberts, breaitbart.com, glenn beck, bill o'reilly, arnaud de borchgrave, new york times, cbs

Posted at 05:48 PM ET, 05/17/2012

What’s wrong with the CBS/New York Times poll?

Obama reelection official blasts NYT poll; NYT blasts back.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:48 PM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  new york times, cbs news, poll, president obama, same-sex marriage, stephanie cutter, paul j. lavrakas

Posted at 07:54 AM ET, 05/15/2012

Media news derivatives: May 15

A roundup of media stories for May 15

By Erik Wemple  |  07:54 AM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  the daily, news corp., polish dentist, retraction, msnbc, new york times, rebekah brooks, melissa chan, bristol palin, jesse angelo

Posted at 08:09 AM ET, 05/14/2012

Media news derivatives: May 14

A roundup of media stories for May 14.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:09 AM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  kara swisher, scott thompson, washington post, patrick pexton, sean hannity, david carr, new york times, peter osnos, poynter

Posted at 12:35 PM ET, 05/11/2012

Rove gripes about Obama vetting

Here’s why he’s wrong.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:35 PM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  washington post, new york times, chicago tribune, barack obama, saul alinsky

Posted at 08:21 AM ET, 05/11/2012

Media news derivatives: May 11

A roundup of media stories for May 11

By Erik Wemple  |  08:21 AM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jon stewart, daily show, savethenews, rupert murdoch, david cameron, facebook ipo, rush limbaugh, variety, brian stelter, new york times

Posted at 01:36 PM ET, 05/10/2012

Is WaPo Romney story ‘fair game’?

New York Times says WaPo story raises ‘questions’ about candidate biography.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:36 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mitt romney, new york times, michael d. shear, jason horowitz, poynter

Posted at 06:19 PM ET, 05/08/2012

New York Times journos: Not the fiercest union advocates

Can journalists be effective union advocates?

By Erik Wemple  |  06:19 PM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  dan barry, amy harmon, new york times, guild, negotiations, new york times, Newspaper guild of New york

Posted at 08:36 AM ET, 05/07/2012

Media news derivatives: May 7

A summary of media stories for May 7.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:36 AM ET, 05/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  tom brokaw, david carr, new york times, politico, charles barkley, ap, eric carvin

Posted at 08:21 AM ET, 05/03/2012

Media news derivatives: May 3

What is happening in the media?

By Erik Wemple  |  08:21 AM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  politico, dreams from my father, newt gingrich, r.c.l hammond, keach hagey, wall street journal, new york times, fcc, bloomberg TV, lorne michaels, mitt romney, george zimmerman, rupert murdoch, sean hannity

Posted at 08:15 AM ET, 04/23/2012

Media news derivatives: April 23

What’s happening in the media world?

By Erik Wemple  |  08:15 AM ET, 04/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  buzzfeed, chelsea clinton, michael getler, whitman-walker clinic, gwen ifill, new york times, david carr, george zimmerman

Posted at 10:49 AM ET, 04/13/2012

Roger Ailes attests to Fox News’s factual perfection

Fox News chief brags about network’s journalistic record.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:49 AM ET, 04/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  roger ailes, fox news, chapel hill, university of north carolina, new york times, gabriel sherman, david folkenflik

Posted at 03:01 PM ET, 04/12/2012

Mole yields PR coup for Fox News

Otherwise, how to explain lameness?

By Erik Wemple  |  03:01 PM ET, 04/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  joe muto, fox mole, fox news, gawker, news corp. roger ailes, new york times

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 01:52 PM ET, 03/28/2012

Why did New York Times call George Zimmerman ‘white Hispanic’?

Conservatives slam the New York Times’ description of the man who shot Trayvon Martin.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:52 PM ET, 03/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  george zimmerman, white hispanic, new york times, bernard goldberg, jonah goldberg

Posted at 07:56 AM ET, 03/26/2012

Media news derivatives: March 26

For March 26

By Erik Wemple  |  07:56 AM ET, 03/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cnn, trayvon martin, new york times, david letterman, gail collins

Posted at 12:10 PM ET, 03/22/2012

Bill Maher asks for apology disarmament

Fine idea, wrong proponent.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:10 PM ET, 03/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  bill maher, new york times, apologies

Posted at 11:34 AM ET, 03/19/2012

New York Times writes on sentences

Oh my sentences!

By Erik Wemple  |  11:34 AM ET, 03/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jhumpa lahiri, new york times, sunday review, news analysis, opinion, "my life's sentences"

Posted at 08:54 AM ET, 03/05/2012

Media news derivatives: March 5

For March 5

By Erik Wemple  |  08:54 AM ET, 03/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  rush limbaugh, new york times, sandra fluke, al gore, current tv

Posted at 02:59 PM ET, 03/02/2012

Shadid’s wife confesses being ‘mad’ at journalism

‘Mad at journalism’

By Erik Wemple  |  02:59 PM ET, 03/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cnn, new york times, anthony shadid, nada bakri, marie colvin

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 05:04 PM ET, 03/01/2012

Andrew Breitbart, barrier-busting media critic

A guy who took down names

By Erik Wemple  |  05:04 PM ET, 03/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  andrew breitbart, dies, big government, big journalism, big hollywood, washington post, new york times, cpac, kate zernike, jason mattera, human events

Posted at 10:34 AM ET, 02/23/2012

Media news derivatives: Feb. 23

For Feb. 23.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:34 AM ET, 02/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  abc news, jake tapper, white house, anthony shadid, new york times, newt gingrich, bill keller, le figaro

Posted at 10:55 AM ET, 02/21/2012

Media news derivatives: Feb. 21

For Feb. 21

By Erik Wemple  |  10:55 AM ET, 02/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  sarah palin, iran iraq, leon panetta, david ignatius, new york times, john fairfax

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

Posted at 08:42 AM ET, 02/17/2012

Anthony Shadid dies, leaves hole in foreign correspondency

He’s irreplaceable.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:42 AM ET, 02/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  anthony shadid, washington post, new york times, iraq, invasion

Posted at 05:14 PM ET, 02/16/2012

Apple and the New York Times not meshing

Yes, but at what cost?

By Erik Wemple  |  05:14 PM ET, 02/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  apple, new york times, wall street journal, mountain lion

Posted at 08:53 AM ET, 02/16/2012

Media news derivatives: Feb. 16

For Feb. 16

By Erik Wemple  |  08:53 AM ET, 02/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  new york post, stephen breyer, david carr, new york times, atlantic media, caribbean

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 02/15/2012

News media derivatives: Feb. 15

For Feb. 15

By Erik Wemple  |  11:00 AM ET, 02/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  bill o'reilly, cnn, new york times, kate upton

Posted at 02:32 PM ET, 02/14/2012

NYT says Kate Upton is ‘like a Page 3 girl.’ Sure is!

On Page 3 of the New York Times.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:32 PM ET, 02/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  kate upton, page 3 new york times, the sun

Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 02/13/2012

Media news derivatives: Feb. 13

For Feb. 13.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:25 AM ET, 02/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jason whitlock, jennifer rubin, media matters, rachel maddow, new york times, media matters, daily caller

Posted at 08:05 AM ET, 02/08/2012

Media news derivatives: Feb. 8

For Feb. 8

By Erik Wemple  |  08:05 AM ET, 02/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  glenn beck, new york times, roland martin, mathew ingram, juan jose rojas cardona

Posted at 03:10 PM ET, 02/06/2012

Four reasons why Ross Douthat’s media-bias argument is bunk

Four reasons why the New York Times commentator should reconsider his media-bias argument.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:10 PM ET, 02/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  susan g. komen, planned parenthood, ross douthat, new york times.

Posted at 08:37 AM ET, 01/31/2012

Media news derivatives: Jan. 31

For Jan. 31

By Erik Wemple  |  08:37 AM ET, 01/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  newt gingrich, new york times, sheldon adelson, john mccain, bill o'reilly

Posted at 09:04 AM ET, 01/30/2012

News media derivatives: Jan. 30

For Jan. 30

By Erik Wemple  |  09:04 AM ET, 01/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  mitt romney, newt gingrich, matt drudge, politico, new york times, david carr, steve waldman, tom brokaw, nbc, mitt romney, newt gingrich