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LINKS FOR TODAY

February 22, 2013 by MC | 1 Comment | Filed in Stuff

Amy Davidson: Can a President Use Drones Against Journalists? Alexis C. Madrigal: The Geography of Happiness According to 10 Million Tweets Conor Friedersdorf: Would You Empower President Obama to Kill With His Mind? Daniel Kalder: I Rather Like the Taste of Horseflesh, Actually Glenn Greenwald: Obama Officials Refuse to Say if Assassination Power Extends to US Soil “New” […]

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The Trouble With Sloppy Journalism

July 20, 2010 by MC | No Comments | Filed in Stuff

A few months ago, I discussed the ineptitude of modern-day journalism. Specifically, I picked on some blowhards and relics from the Columbia Journalism Review. Well, the latest issue of CJR arrived in my mailbox the other day, and in addition to the obligatory tear-stained “obits” for downsized reporters, it has an inexcusably lazy piece of writing by Alissa Quart. […]

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