Blog on the Run: Reloaded

Monday, September 30, 2013 7:22 pm

But the Internet is killing journalism, CNN/Newt Gingrich edition

Filed under: Journalism — Lex @ 7:22 pm
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When CNN learned, just weeks into former House Speaker Newt Gingrich’s stint as co-host of the reanimated corpse of “Crossfire,” that Gingrich was breaking the network’s ethics rules with regard to disclosure, did it punish Gingrich? No, it just changed the rules.

But, remember, it’s the Internet that’s killing journalism.

Tuesday, May 11, 2010 10:58 pm

Quote of the day

Filed under: Aiee! Teh stoopid! It burns!,Journalism — Lex @ 10:58 pm
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… from Tintin at Sadly, No!:

“Apparently one way to become a member of CNN’s “Best Political Team on Television” is just to make s— up.”

Because, no, Erick Erickson, Elena Kagan would NOT be replacing “the last military veteran on the Supreme Court.”

Sunday, April 11, 2010 11:35 pm

Gasping for breath

The deluge is not over, but the worst of it has passed, and I now have a wee bit of breathing space. So, let’s see, what has happened while I’m gone? Nothing good, it seems:

I have no idea when I’ll be back, so this’ll have to do ya for a while.

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