Erik Wemple: wall street journal


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)

Posted at 05:39 PM ET, 03/14/2014

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370: Reporter notes ‘conflicting reports’ from authorities

The universality of contradiction in breaking news.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:39 PM ET, 03/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:28 PM ET, 03/13/2014

Wall Street Journal corrects Malaysia Airlines story

Does the newspaper get half credit?

By Erik Wemple  |  05:28 PM ET, 03/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:27 PM ET, 03/13/2014

Wall Street Journal story about the Malaysia Airlines jetliner is under attack

Wall Street Journal v. Malaysia.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:27 PM ET, 03/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:01 PM ET, 02/28/2014

Hillary Rodham Clinton’s traveling press crew circa 1995: ‘fans’

Lots of positive coverage, at least from the Hillary Clinton camp’s POV.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:01 PM ET, 02/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:03 PM ET, 02/04/2014

The media’s massive revisions on CBO-Obamacare story

Change that headline now!

By Erik Wemple  |  07:03 PM ET, 02/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 10/04/2013

Doesn’t John Boehner know about anonymous sources?!

Twice in recent weeks, the White House has found itself scorning anonymous quotes from dear colleagues.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:30 PM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:02 PM ET, 09/26/2013

Wall Street Journal attacks CNN’s Rouhani translation; CNN fires back

Interpretation of headline-making interview at issue.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:02 PM ET, 09/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:37 PM ET, 06/03/2013

WSJ editorializer: 'The bike lobby is an all-powerful enterprise'

Let's have a full series on pedestrian safety and transportation featuring Dorothy Rabinowitz.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:37 PM ET, 06/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 05/28/2013

Wall Street Journal investigates charcuterie room/kitchen renovation

Anonymous sources help all kinds of Washington journalism.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:37 PM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:26 AM ET, 04/19/2013

Boston bombings: Tsarnaev brothers drawn into 'religious affairs'

Newspaper talks religion, but not too specifically.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:26 AM ET, 04/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:38 PM ET, 11/08/2012

Karl Rove, read Nate Silver

Memo to Karl Rove: Read Nate Silver’s archive.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:38 PM ET, 11/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:04 PM ET, 10/16/2012

State Dept. on WSJ: ‘Right hand wasn’t talking to the far right hand’

‘Right hand wasn’t talking to the far right hand.’

By Erik Wemple  |  02:04 PM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:26 PM ET, 10/15/2012

WSJ calls Clinton ‘mute’ just as she opens up

Editorial on ‘mute’ Clinton coincides with Clinton media offensive.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:26 PM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:12 AM ET, 10/10/2012

Hey, Jack Welch: Question marks don’t help

The most craven part of his defense of his tweet.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:12 AM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:07 AM ET, 09/25/2012

Commentator: Romney faces ‘most corrupt’ coverage ever

Does Mitt Romney have to deal with the most slanted media ever?

By Erik Wemple  |  10:07 AM ET, 09/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:06 PM ET, 09/24/2012

Scientists: Climate bias at Fox, WSJ ‘far exceeded’ rest of media

Why are a bunch of scientists singling out Fox News and Wall Street Journal?

By Erik Wemple  |  01:06 PM ET, 09/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:51 AM ET, 09/14/2012

All Lehrer content must be Ghostbustered

How the Web should handle plagiarism and others deeds of journalistic malpractice.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:51 AM ET, 09/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

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)

Posted at 01:16 PM ET, 08/14/2012

Paul Ryan, flexible and uncompromising

By Erik Wemple  |  01:16 PM ET, 08/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

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)

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)

Posted at 04:38 PM ET, 07/25/2012

Wall Street Journal’s James Taranto backtracks on ‘worthy’ tweet

James Taranto wondered whether female survivors of Aurora were ‘worthy.’

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Posted at 02:46 PM ET, 06/29/2012

Pulitzer fraud furnishes mini-beat for msnbc.com reporter

Are you really a Pulitzer nominee? Bill Dedman wants to know

By Erik Wemple  |  02:46 PM ET, 06/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

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)

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)

Posted at 02:40 PM ET, 06/20/2012

Mitt Romney’s unconvincing ABC slam

His unconvincing slam.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:40 PM ET, 06/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

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)

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)

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)

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)