McKean en Views of the News: MO's Obama clown; NPR slammed; Journalism degrees; NBC's Hillary 'Nightmare' <p><strong>Obama rodeo clown: getting the details right</strong></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" src="//" frameborder="0" height="315" width="420"></iframe></p><p>Laura Clawson, Daily Kos: "<a href="" target="_blank">Missouri state fair sends out rodeo clown in Obama mask, saying 'We're going to stomp Obama now'</a>"</p> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 22:01:59 +0000 Mike McKean 38773 at Views of the News: Manning verdict, Big ad merger, Dumping Rush, Simon tweets mom's passing <p><strong>The Bradley Manning Verdict</strong></p><p>Ed Pilkington, The Guardian: "<a href="" target="_blank">Bradley Manning cleared of 'aiding the enemy' but guilty of most other charges</a>"</p><p>Medina Roshan, Reuters: "<a href=",0,5272878.story" target="_blank">Bradley Manning verdict: Judge finds soldier in WikiLeaks case not guilty of aiding the enemy</a>"</p> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 19:05:58 +0000 Mike McKean 37916 at Views of the News: Royal baby, Rolling Stone cover, Helen Thomas legacy, Ad rules, Asparagus bias! <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><strong>"It's a Boy!"</strong></p> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 21:05:14 +0000 Mike McKean 37548 at Views of the News: Royal baby, Rolling Stone cover, Helen Thomas legacy, Ad rules, Asparagus bias! Views of the News: Zimmerman verdict, few female sources, royal baby watch, Asiana pilot hoax <p><strong>The Zimmerman Verdict: Media Lessons</strong></p> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 21:46:57 +0000 Mike McKean 37168 at Views of the News TV Edition: Zimmerman Trial, SFO Crash, Egypt Coup, Local Station Mergers <p><strong>Zimmerman Trial Dominates Cable News</strong></p><p><iframe frameborder="0" height="288" src="" width="512"></iframe></p><p><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" height="421" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" scrolling="no" src=";content_type=content_item&amp;layout=&amp;playlist_cid=&amp;widget_type_cid=svp&amp;read_more=1" width="420"></iframe></p> Tue, 09 Jul 2013 20:00:08 +0000 Mike McKean 36726 at Views of the News: SCOTUS' Big Rulings, Snowden's Helpers, Hastings Death, Rock Center Gone <p><strong>Supremes' Big Rulings</strong></p><p>The Washington Post: "<a href="" target="_blank">The Supreme Court's gay marriage decision: Live updates</a>"</p><p>Jess&nbsp;Bravis, The Wall Street Journal: "<a href="" target="_blank">Justices Take Pass on Texas Affirmative-Action Case</a>"</p> Tue, 25 Jun 2013 20:07:23 +0000 Mike McKean 36032 at Views of the News: SCOTUS' Big Rulings, Snowden's Helpers, Hastings Death, Rock Center Gone Views of the News: Outing US digital snooping , debating "breaking news," muzzling WI reporters <p><strong>Digital Snooping: The Original Stories</strong></p><p>Glenn Greenwald, Ewen MacAskill and Spencer Ackerman, The Guardian: "<a href="" target="_blank">NSA collecting phone records of millions of Verizon customers daily</a>"</p> Tue, 11 Jun 2013 21:13:53 +0000 Mike McKean 35263 at Views of the News: Photogs Fired, Storm Chasers Die, Goodbye Lee & Charles <p><strong>Sun-TImes&nbsp;Fires Photographers</strong></p> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 19:27:41 +0000 Mike McKean 34853 at Views of the News: Photogs Fired, Storm Chasers Die, Goodbye Lee & Charles Views of the News: Holder's Remorse, Conners & the IRS, Bite-size News, FB Hate, Wolf & the Atheist <p><strong>DOJ Leak Probes: The Fallout</strong></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="" width="560"></iframe></p><p>Mike Allen's Playbook, Politico: "<a href="" target="_blank">Holder to Meet with Bureau Chiefs</a>"</p><p>Dylan Byers, Politico: "<a href="" target="_blank">Eric Holder's 'remorse'</a>"</p> Wed, 29 May 2013 14:49:22 +0000 Mike McKean 34510 at Views of the News: The Boston Bombing <p> Hillary Sargent, "<a href="" target="_blank">Covering the Coverage</a>"</p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Slightly Less Gruesome</strong></p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 15:08:25 +0000 Mike McKean 32552 at Views of the News: The Boston Bombing Views of the News: Coach Fired,Ware's Awful Injury, No More Illegal Immigrant, Sexist Scientist Obit <p><strong>ESPN Helps Bring Down Coach</strong></p> Wed, 03 Apr 2013 15:29:22 +0000 Mike McKean 31430 at Views of the News: Less Reporting, More Opining; CNN & HS Rape; UK Press Regs; Abandoning Manning? <p><b>The Pew Study: Less Reporting, More Opining</b></p><p>The Pew Research Center's Project for Excellence in Journalism: "<a href="" target="_blank">The State of the News Media 2013</a>"</p><p>Brian Stelter, The New York Times: "<a href="" target="_blank">Local TV News is Following Print's Path, Study Says</a>"</p> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 13:37:34 +0000 Mike McKean 30684 at Views of the News: Less Reporting, More Opining; CNN & HS Rape; UK Press Regs; Abandoning Manning? Views of the News: A Visit with Pulitzer Prize Winner Hedrick Smith <p></p><p><strong>Hedrick&nbsp;Smith and the American Dream</strong></p><p><a href="" target="_blank"></a></p><p>Dan&nbsp;Froomkin,&nbsp;Nieman&nbsp;Reports: "<a href="" target="_blank">Defying Gravity: A gripping history of the 40 years since wealth started falling up</a>"</p><p>PBS&nbsp;NewsHour: "<a href="" target="_blank">Hedrick&nbsp;Smith Answers Your Questions</a>"</p> Wed, 13 Mar 2013 15:25:50 +0000 Mike McKean 30333 at Views of the News: Ten Years of True/False, Oscar Docs, O'Brien, CNN & Diversity <p><strong>Ten Years of True/False: Previewing the Fest</strong></p><p><a href="" target="_blank">True/False Film Fest official site</a></p><p>Pter Gerard &amp; Paul Sturtz&nbsp;and David Wilson, Indiewire: "<a href="" target="_blank">Why the Hell is One of the Most Well-Respected Doc Fests&nbsp;in Columbia, Missouri?</a>"</p> Wed, 27 Feb 2013 16:52:23 +0000 Mike McKean 29550 at Views of the News: Tesla v. NYT, CNN Goes Overboard, "Obama, the Puppet Master," Chinese Hacking <p><strong>Tesla v. NYT</strong></p><p>John M. Broder, The New York Times: "<a href=";_r=0" target="_blank">Stalled Out on Tesla's Electric Highway</a>"</p><p>Elon Musk, Tesla Motors: "<a href="" target="_blank">A Most Peculiar Test Drive</a>"</p> Wed, 20 Feb 2013 15:19:19 +0000 Mike McKean 29171 at Views of the News: Super Bowl, Scientology, Chinese Hackers, Skeetgate <p><strong>Super Bowl Blackout, Ads, Tweets</strong></p><p>Steve&nbsp;Coll, The New Yorker: "<a href="" target="_blank">The Super Bowl's Journalism Malfunction</a>"</p><p>Will&nbsp;Leitch, Sports On Earth: "<a href="" target="_blank">Power Failure</a>"</p> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 16:28:02 +0000 Mike McKean 28445 at Views of the News: 60 Minutes "Fluff," CNET Censored Again, News Tech, Super Bowl Ads <p><strong>60 Minutes "Fluff" With Obama and Clinton</strong></p><p>60 Minutes, CBS News: "<a href="" target="_blank">The President and the Secretary of State</a>" (watch the video)</p><p>David Bauder, AP: "<a href="" target="_blank">Steve Kroft&nbsp;On '60 Minutes' Obama-Clinton Interview: The Request Came As A Surprise</a>"</p> Wed, 30 Jan 2013 15:53:41 +0000 Mike McKean 28046 at Views of the News: Inaugural Memes, Media Fumble Manti, Oprah/Lance Reac, Longform Meltdown <p><strong>Inauguration Day: Winners, Losers &amp; Dominant Memes</strong></p><p>Bill Carter, The New York Times: "<a href="" target="_blank">Cable News Networks See Big Falloff from 2009 in Inauguration Ratings</a>"</p><p><iframe frameborder="0" height="288" src="" width="512"></iframe></p> Wed, 23 Jan 2013 16:02:31 +0000 Mike McKean 27682 at Views of the News: Business Decisions Edition <p><strong>Oprah &amp; Lance</strong></p><p></p><p>Reuters: "<a href="" target="_blank">Oprah, OWN Get Ad Premium For Lance Armstrong Interview</a>"</p><p>Jack Mirkinson, The Huffington Post: "<a href="" target="_blank">Oprah to CBS: Lance Armstrong Interview 'Biggest I've Ever Done'</a>"</p> Wed, 16 Jan 2013 15:08:20 +0000 Mike McKean 27358 at Views of the News: Science Journalism, First-Person Journalism, "Snow Fall" <p><strong>Who's Fat? The Challenges of Science Journalism</strong></p><p>Gretchen Reynolds, The New York Times: "<a href="" target="_blank">Good and Bad, the Little Things Add Up in Fitness</a>"</p><p>Pam Belluck, The New York Times: "<a href="" target="_blank">Study Suggests Lower Mortality Risk for People Deemed to be Overweight</a>"</p> Wed, 09 Jan 2013 15:41:50 +0000 Mike McKean 27019 at Views of the News: Science Journalism, First-Person Journalism, "Snow Fall" Views of the News: The Newtown Massacre <p><strong>Media Mistakes and Challenges</strong></p><p><embed allowfullscreen="true" base="" height="386" src=";m=167513139&amp;t=audio" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="400" wmode="opaque"></p><p>Andrew Beaujon, "<a href="" target="_blank">Sandy Hook coverage: Is 'good enough' good enough?</a>"</p> Tue, 18 Dec 2012 22:44:27 +0000 Mike McKean 26120 at Views of the News: Aussies to Blame?; BuzzFeed Ethics; What Fiscal Cliff?; Skinny on Beef <p><strong>Australians to Blame?</strong></p><p>Erik Ortiz, New York Daily News: "<a href="" target="_blank">Jacintha Saldanha, victim of Australian radio prank call about Kate Middleton, left suicide note for family</a>"</p><p>Thom Patterson, CNN: "<a href="" target="_blank">Aussie DJ scandal: Does radio share the blame?</a>"</p> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 14:14:53 +0000 Mike McKean 25792 at Views of the News: Costas & Guns; Dixon & Alden; Subway Ethics; After Leveson; The Daily's Dead <p><strong>Costas Tackles Gun Control</strong></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="" width="560"></iframe></p><p>Howard Kurtz, The Daily Beast: "<a href="" target="_blank">Bob Costas Steps Onto Gun-Control Minefield</a>"</p> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 14:19:30 +0000 Mike McKean 25433 at Views of the News: Dixon Rape Accusations; Pinkel Rumors; Leveson Impact; Big Data; Drone Zone <p><strong>Rape Accusation, No Charges Against Mizzou Player</strong></p><p>Steve Walentik, Columbia Daily Tribune: "<a href="" target="_blank">No charges filed after Dixon accused of rape</a>"</p><p>Rob Dauser, NBC Sports: "<a href="" target="_blank">Michael Dixon accused of, never charged with, sexual assault</a>"</p> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 13:35:47 +0000 Mike McKean 25128 at Views of the News: Post-election 2012 <p><strong>Election Night 2012: Themes and Takeaways&nbsp;</strong></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="" width="560"></iframe></p><p><a href="" target="_blank">Newseum's Front Pages</a> for November 7</p><p><a href="" target="_blank">Politico's Media Blog</a></p> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 14:54:36 +0000 Mike McKean 24152 at Views of the News: The SuperStorm; October Surprise; Don't Forget Locals; China Blocks Times <p><strong>Don't Call It Frankenstorm</strong></p> Wed, 31 Oct 2012 12:39:34 +0000 Mike McKean 23713 at Views of the News: The SuperStorm; October Surprise; Don't Forget Locals; China Blocks Times Views of the News: Horses, Bayonets; BBC Scandal; Paperless Newsweek; Dueling Tablets; Dinner Jokes <p><strong>Horses, Bayonets and Other Debate Snark</strong></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="" width="560"></iframe></p><p>Glenn Chapman, Agence France Press: "<a href="" target="_blank">Obama's 'horses and bayonets' remark goes viral</a>"</p> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 12:54:33 +0000 Mike McKean 23326 at Views of the News: Crowley Checks Libya Claims; Hillary Takes Blame; NYT Page 1 Call; Felix's Jump <p><strong>Obama/Romney Round Two: Crowley Ignites Controversy</strong></p> Wed, 17 Oct 2012 13:24:38 +0000 Mike McKean 22950 at Views of the News: Lehrer's Logic; Biden, Ryan & Raddatz; Big Bird Ads; CNN Buys Docs; Sam Engaged <p><iframe frameborder="0" height="270" src="" width="480"></iframe></p><p><strong>Lehrer's&nbsp;Logic</strong></p><p>Brian Stelter, The New York Times: "<a href=";ref=media" target="_blank">After a New-Look Debate, a Harsh Light Falls on the Moderator</a>"</p> Wed, 10 Oct 2012 12:43:42 +0000 Mike McKean 22557 at Views of the News: Obama Video; Stupid Debates; Poll Attack; Shep's Sorry; Bad Science; Obese Anchor <p><strong>Obama Video: So What?</strong></p> <script src=""></script> <p>Tucker Carlson and Vince Coglianese, TheDaily Caller: "<a href="" target="_blank">Exclusive: In heated '07 speech, Obama lavishes praise on Wright, says feds 'don't care' about New Orleans</a>"</p> Wed, 03 Oct 2012 13:52:45 +0000 Mike McKean 22187 at