Archive for February, 2011

The “Twitter Can’t Topple Dictators” Article

It’s a genre that’s starting to get a swelled head about itself. Here’s why I say that. I found it! I announced on Twitter yesterday. “It” was the generic Twitter Can’t Topple Dictators article. I said it had everything, meaning: every identifying mark and mandatory cliché needed to lift a mere example to the exalted […]

The Politics of the New Huffington Post at AOL

Is ideological innovation possible in online journalism? I think it is. My suggestion: Drop the View from Nowhere and go with transparency throughout the reborn AOL. These are the top five questions journalists have been asking about Monday’s announcement that AOL will purchase the Huffington Post and Arianna Huffington will become the editor-in-chief of all AOL […]