Archive for February, 2013

Some shifts in power visible in journalism today

“To some degree they have achieved what Tim Russert of NBC News had when he was host of Meet the Press. Sitting down for an interview with Swisher and Mossberg is a thing you do to show that you are a serious player…” Quick: How many shifts in power can you spot in this one […]

Look, you’re right, okay? But you’re also wrong.

A post that arises from a certain image I have of disaffected newsroom “traditionalists,” who look upon changes in journalism since the rise of the web with fear and loathing. It is not addressed to particular people but to a climate of mind I’ve encountered a lot in blogging about all this since 2003. Look, […]