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Posted at 03:33 PM ET, 03/18/2014

What verb tense for the passengers of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370? [Updated]

Should news outlets refer to them in the present tense or past tense?

By Erik Wemple  |  03:33 PM ET, 03/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Associated Press, BBC, CNN, Flight 370, Malaysia Airlines, Washington Post

Posted at 09:49 AM ET, 09/18/2013

BBC News presenter has what in his hands?

How does that object bear on the news?

By Erik Wemple  |  09:49 AM ET, 09/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  BBC News, The Guardian

Posted at 10:55 AM ET, 03/27/2013

London Mayor Boris Johnson issues primer to journos

When Boris Johnson learned that a BBC documentary was commissioned and certain to run, he cooperated.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:55 AM ET, 03/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  BBC, Boris Johnson, London

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