What Do You Call Firing a 100 NYT Reporters? A Good Start.
Bill Quick

New York Times buyout watch, 2014 | Capital New York If buyouts are accepted for some of the bylines floated by multiple newsroom sources, the paper would see high-profile departures from its media, finance, culture and politics pages. Reached by … Continue reading

Twice As Hard
Bill Quick

BREAKING: NYT Reporter Who Published #DarrenWilson Address, Covered #MichaelBrown Has Shoplifting Criminal Record – GotNews The New York Times reporter who published Darren Wilson’s address and has been covering Michael Brown has a shoplifting record, Gotnews.com has learned.  Julie Bosman … Continue reading

The Job of the Media Is to Cover Shit Up
Bill Quick

Samaritan’s Purse Chief Admits Ebola ‘Out of Control,’ Slams Drudge for Reporting It Thursday at the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health hearing titled, “Combating the Ebola Threat,” Samaritan’s Purse’s vice president of programs and government relations Ken Isaacs … Continue reading

Oh, Gosh. He’s Lying. Next?
Bill Quick

ABC’s Dan Harris Denies Any Conscious Liberal Bias; Claims There Are ‘Very, Very Powerful’ Conservatives at ABC | NewsBusters So Malzberg asked aren’t more journalists liberal? Harris replied: HARRIS: I don’t know, liberal might be overly strong. We actually have … Continue reading

Copts protest Muslim “brotherhood”, march on Whitehouse and WaPo.

Coptic Christians March on White House, Washington Post The protestors gathered on the curb outside of the White House lofting signs that read, “We support the Egyptian Army,” and “The Muslim Brotherhood never renounced terrorism.” “You can burn down our … Continue reading

Hey, Bezos: Turn the Washington Post into the American Post
Bill Quick

Washington Post’s Former Ombudsman Offers Jeff Bezos Advice: First, Fire Jennifer Rubin For example, the previous Ombudsman critiqued the Times thus: Across the paper’s many departments… so many share a kind of political and cultural progressivism — for lack of … Continue reading

Has Anybody Seen Steffy Stuffapottamus Lately?
Bill Quick

Congratulations to @AlecMacGillis, Hacktastic Douchebag of the Day : The Other McCain “Alec MacGillis, staff writer of the Washington Post, needs to leave journalism immediately to find a profession in which he is half-competent.” – Brad DeLong, March 27, 2008 … Continue reading