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Journalism

  1. movies
    How a 1970s Jeff Goldblum Film Predicted the Current Journalism CrisisJoan Micklin Silver’s Between the Lines will be eerily familiar to any journalist or writer working today.
  2. gripes
    Amy Adams in Sharp Objects Is the World’s Worst ReporterWhy isn’t she taking any notes?
  3. close reads
    The Fourth Estate Takes on #MeToo and the New York TimesBut does the Showtime documentary go far enough?
  4. remembrances
    Tom Wolfe’s Path to ImmortalityNow Wolfe is dead and one wonders what color suit he’ll be buried in, because cremation wouldn’t do.
  5. lawyers
    Harvey Weinstein Lawyers Up in Advance of Possible ExposésThe mogul has reportedly been in touch with the Clintons’ crisis manager Lanny Davis.
  6. media
    The Village Voice Is Ending Its Weekly Print EditionThe New York staple will continue to publish online.
  7. biopicked
    Journalist Sues Tupac Biopic All Eyez on Me Over Copyright InfringementWriter Kevin Powell points to his interview with Tupac Shakur, claiming “[s]ome portions of the article were changed or embellished by Plaintiff.”
  8. Samantha Bee Is Saving Local Journalism One Small-Town Newspaper at a TimeWith all of Donald Trump’s complaints about the “fake news” of publications like The New York Times, it can be easy to forget that there are […]
  9. last night on late night
    Rachel Maddow Discusses How She Confirmed Trump’s Tax Return Is Real“I’m happy to deal with either one of these assertions: that it’s authentic or that it’s fake. But pick one.”
  10. journalism
    Rory Gilmore and Why We Need Better Fictional JournalismLike a lot of TV, Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life doesn’t quite capture journalism accurately.
  11. disasters
    BuzzFeed Documents the Nina Simone Disaster“I really want people of color to tell the stories of people of color.”
  12. batman v superman dawn of justice
    Journalists Should Not Play Themselves in Superhero MoviesCongratulations, you played yourself.
  13. double standards
    Cliché Alert: Scandal Journo Sleeps With SubjectShonda, nooo.
  14. Mark Twain’s Early Newspaper Columns Were Basically Made Up“It’s unclear how Twain acquired that level of detail.”
  15. John Oliver on Confusing ‘Last Week Tonight’ with Journalism: ‘The Correct […]“We are making jokes about the news and sometimes we need to research things deeply to understand them, but it’s always in service of a joke. […]
  16. ‘The Daily Show’s Jason Jones Teaches Canadian Bankers About the Free […] Here’s a report Jason Jones filed for The Daily Show last night in which he tries but fails to teach a good-hearted Canadian banker the […]
  17. Somebody at ‘Jimmy Fallon’ Edited Brian Williams Clips Together to Make […] I don’t know how much time went into editing this footage of newsman Brian Williams together to make it so he’s rapping Snoop Dogg’s “Nuthin’ […]
  18. Talking to Martin Starr About ‘NTSF:SD:SUV’! A Months-Old Update on the […]Every comedy fan worth his or her salt knows Martin Starr. The guy’s been popping up in some of the best comedies going for over a decade now, […]
  19. tv
    Check Out Charlie Sheen’s Hilariously Terrible Disguise“They’ll never catch me cheating now,” thought Charlie Sheen.
  20. journalism
    Rolling Stone Gets World’s Biggest ScoopThe magazine’s next issue will finally solve the mystery of Adam Lambert’s sexuality.