Wilkins http://kbia.org en Views of the News: Photogs Fired, Storm Chasers Die, Goodbye Lee & Charles http://kbia.org/post/views-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 http://kbia.org Views of the News: Photogs Fired, Storm Chasers Die, Goodbye Lee & Charles Views of the News: The Boston Bombing http://kbia.org/post/views-news-boston-bombing <p> Hillary Sargent, ChartGirl.com: "<a href="http://chartgirl.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/COVERAGE_large.jpg" 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 http://kbia.org Views of the News: The Boston Bombing Views of the News: Coach Fired,Ware's Awful Injury, No More Illegal Immigrant, Sexist Scientist Obit http://kbia.org/post/views-news-coach-firedwares-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 http://kbia.org Views of the News: Less Reporting, More Opining; CNN & HS Rape; UK Press Regs; Abandoning Manning? http://kbia.org/post/views-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="http://stateofthemedia.org" target="_blank">The State of the News Media 2013</a>"</p><p>Brian Stelter, The New York Times: "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/18/business/media/local-tv-news-is-following-prints-path-study-says.html?ref=media" 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 http://kbia.org 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 http://kbia.org/post/views-news-visit-pulitzer-prize-winner-hedrick-smith-0 <p></p><p><strong>Hedrick&nbsp;Smith and the American Dream</strong></p><p><a href="http://hedricksmith.com" target="_blank">HedrickSmith.com</a></p><p>Dan&nbsp;Froomkin,&nbsp;Nieman&nbsp;Reports: "<a href="http://www.nieman.harvard.edu/reports/article/102808/Defying-Gravity.aspx" target="_blank">Defying Gravity: A gripping history of the 40 years since wealth started falling up</a>"</p><p>PBS&nbsp;NewsHour: "<a href="http://www.pbs.org/newshour/rundown/2012/10/rick-smith-answers-your-questions.html" target="_blank">Hedrick&nbsp;Smith Answers Your Questions</a>"</p> Wed, 13 Mar 2013 15:25:50 +0000 Mike McKean 30333 at http://kbia.org Views of the News: Ten Years of True/False, Oscar Docs, O'Brien, CNN & Diversity http://kbia.org/post/views-news-ten-years-truefalse-oscar-docs-obrien-cnn-diversity <p><strong>Ten Years of True/False: Previewing the Fest</strong></p><p><a href="http://truefalse.org" target="_blank">True/False Film Fest official site</a></p><p>Pter Gerard &amp; Paul Sturtz&nbsp;and David Wilson, Indiewire: "<a href="http://www.indiewire.com/article/why-the-hell-is-one-of-the-most-well-respected-doc-fests-in-columbia-missouri" 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 http://kbia.org Views of the News: Super Bowl, Scientology, Chinese Hackers, Skeetgate http://kbia.org/post/views-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="http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/comment/2013/02/super-bowl-blackout.html" target="_blank">The Super Bowl's Journalism Malfunction</a>"</p><p>Will&nbsp;Leitch, Sports On Earth: "<a href="http://www.sportsonearth.com/article/41380438" target="_blank">Power Failure</a>"</p> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 16:28:02 +0000 Mike McKean 28445 at http://kbia.org Views of the News: 60 Minutes "Fluff," CNET Censored Again, News Tech, Super Bowl Ads http://kbia.org/post/views-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="http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=50139849n" target="_blank">The President and the Secretary of State</a>" (watch the video)</p><p>David Bauder, AP: "<a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/01/28/steve-kroft--60-minutes-obama-clinton-surprise_n_2569269.html?utm_hp_ref=media" 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 http://kbia.org Views of the News: Inaugural Memes, Media Fumble Manti, Oprah/Lance Reac, Longform Meltdown http://kbia.org/post/views-news-inaugural-memes-media-fumble-manti-oprahlance-reac-longform-meltdown <p><strong>Inauguration Day: Winners, Losers &amp; Dominant Memes</strong></p><p>Bill Carter, The New York Times: "<a href="http://mediadecoder.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/01/22/cable-news-networks-see-big-falloff-from-2009-in-inauguration-ratings/" target="_blank">Cable News Networks See Big Falloff from 2009 in Inauguration Ratings</a>"</p><p><iframe frameborder="0" height="288" src="http://media.mtvnservices.com/embed/mgid:cms:video:thedailyshow.com:423098" width="512"></iframe></p> Wed, 23 Jan 2013 16:02:31 +0000 Mike McKean 27682 at http://kbia.org Views of the News: Business Decisions Edition http://kbia.org/post/views-news-business-decisions-edition <p><strong>Oprah &amp; Lance</strong></p><p></p><p>Reuters: "<a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/01/16/oprah-own-ads-lance-armstrong-interview_n_2484071.html?utm_hp_ref=media" target="_blank">Oprah, OWN Get Ad Premium For Lance Armstrong Interview</a>"</p><p>Jack Mirkinson, The Huffington Post: "<a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/01/15/oprah-lance-armstrong-interview-cbs_n_2478495.html?utm_hp_ref=media" 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 http://kbia.org Views of the News: Science Journalism, First-Person Journalism, "Snow Fall" http://kbia.org/post/views-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="http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/01/02/the-little-things-add-up-in-fitness/" target="_blank">Good and Bad, the Little Things Add Up in Fitness</a>"</p><p>Pam Belluck, The New York Times: "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/02/health/study-suggests-lower-death-risk-for-the-overweight.html" 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 http://kbia.org Views of the News: Science Journalism, First-Person Journalism, "Snow Fall" Views of the News: The Newtown Massacre http://kbia.org/post/views-news-newtown-massacre <p><strong>Media Mistakes and Challenges</strong></p><p><embed allowfullscreen="true" base="http://www.npr.org" height="386" src="http://www.npr.org/v2/?i=167466320&amp;m=167513139&amp;t=audio" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="400" wmode="opaque"></p><p>Andrew Beaujon, Poynter.org: "<a href="http://www.poynter.org/latest-news/mediawire/198545/sandy-hook-coverage-is-good-enough-good-enough/#more-198545" target="_blank">Sandy Hook coverage: Is 'good enough' good enough?</a>"</p> Tue, 18 Dec 2012 22:44:27 +0000 Mike McKean 26120 at http://kbia.org Views of the News: Aussies to Blame?; BuzzFeed Ethics; What Fiscal Cliff?; Skinny on Beef http://kbia.org/post/views-news-aussies-blame-buzzfeed-ethics-what-fiscal-cliff-skinny-beef <p><strong>Australians to Blame?</strong></p><p>Erik Ortiz, New York Daily News: "<a href="http://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/radio-station-aired-royal-prank-insists-call-legal-article-1.1217488" 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="http://www.cnn.com/2012/12/11/us/australia-prank-call-us-radio-reaction/index.html" target="_blank">Aussie DJ scandal: Does radio share the blame?</a>"</p> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 14:14:53 +0000 Mike McKean 25792 at http://kbia.org Views of the News: Costas & Guns; Dixon & Alden; Subway Ethics; After Leveson; The Daily's Dead http://kbia.org/post/views-news-costas-guns-dixon-alden-subway-ethics-after-leveson-dailys-dead <p><strong>Costas Tackles Gun Control</strong></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/B1ijkccD9_8" width="560"></iframe></p><p>Howard Kurtz, The Daily Beast: "<a href="http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2012/12/03/bob-costas-steps-onto-gun-control-minefield.html" target="_blank">Bob Costas Steps Onto Gun-Control Minefield</a>"</p> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 14:19:30 +0000 Mike McKean 25433 at http://kbia.org Views of the News: Dixon Rape Accusations; Pinkel Rumors; Leveson Impact; Big Data; Drone Zone http://kbia.org/post/views-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="http://www.columbiatribune.com/news/2012/nov/27/no-charges-filed-after-dixon-accused-rape/" target="_blank">No charges filed after Dixon accused of rape</a>"</p><p>Rob Dauser, NBC Sports: "<a href="http://collegebasketballtalk.nbcsports.com/2012/11/27/michael-dixon-accused-of-but-never-charged-with-sexual-assault/" 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 http://kbia.org Views of the News: Post-election 2012 http://kbia.org/post/views-news-post-election-2012 <p><strong>Election Night 2012: Themes and Takeaways&nbsp;</strong></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/1jDlo7YfUxc" width="560"></iframe></p><p><a href="http://www.newseum.org/todaysfrontpages/default.asp?p_size=835" target="_blank">Newseum's Front Pages</a> for November 7</p><p><a href="http://www.politico.com/blogs/media/" target="_blank">Politico's Media Blog</a></p> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 14:54:36 +0000 Mike McKean 24152 at http://kbia.org Views of the News: The SuperStorm; October Surprise; Don't Forget Locals; China Blocks Times http://kbia.org/post/views-news-superstorm-october-surprise-dont-forget-locals-china-blocks-times-0 <p><strong>Don't Call It Frankenstorm</strong></p> Wed, 31 Oct 2012 12:39:34 +0000 Mike McKean 23713 at http://kbia.org 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 http://kbia.org/post/views-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="http://www.youtube.com/embed/GK3ORgw-h_4" width="560"></iframe></p><p>Glenn Chapman, Agence France Press: "<a href="http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5juR5XDVPsy1UT5xgmhvtRlGNpDXg?docId=CNG.f2241927db34c13f891cfb5bcd9a0cab.251" target="_blank">Obama's 'horses and bayonets' remark goes viral</a>"</p> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 12:54:33 +0000 Mike McKean 23326 at http://kbia.org Views of the News: Crowley Checks Libya Claims; Hillary Takes Blame; NYT Page 1 Call; Felix's Jump http://kbia.org/post/views-news-crowley-checks-libya-claims-hillary-takes-blame-nyt-page-1-call-felixs-jump <p><strong>Obama/Romney Round Two: Crowley Ignites Controversy</strong></p> Wed, 17 Oct 2012 13:24:38 +0000 Mike McKean 22950 at http://kbia.org Views of the News: Lehrer's Logic; Biden, Ryan & Raddatz; Big Bird Ads; CNN Buys Docs; Sam Engaged http://kbia.org/post/views-news-lehrers-logic-biden-ryan-raddatz-big-bird-ads-cnn-buys-docs-sam-engaged-12 <p><iframe frameborder="0" height="270" src="http://www.nbc.com/assets/video/widget/widget.html?vid=1419927" width="480"></iframe></p><p><strong>Lehrer's&nbsp;Logic</strong></p><p>Brian Stelter, The New York Times: "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/05/us/politics/after-debate-a-harsh-light-falls-on-jim-lehrer.html?_r=3&amp;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 http://kbia.org Views of the News: Obama Video; Stupid Debates; Poll Attack; Shep's Sorry; Bad Science; Obese Anchor http://kbia.org/post/views-news-obama-video-stupid-debates-poll-attack-sheps-sorry-bad-science-obese-anchor <p><strong>Obama Video: So What?</strong></p> <script src="http://player.ooyala.com/player.js?deepLinkEmbedCode=I0ZXEyNjpnfCdoMXulS8XIOcpzf13thD&video_pcode=k4Nmw6Cri746xA2OsoSlngyrIudg&width=428&height=240&embedCode=I0ZXEyNjpnfCdoMXulS8XIOcpzf13thD"></script> <p>Tucker Carlson and Vince Coglianese, TheDaily Caller: "<a href="http://dailycaller.com/2012/10/02/obama-speech-jeremiah-wright-new-orleans/" 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 http://kbia.org Views of the News: The Diary; Debate Frame Matters; "Illegal Immigrant"; Blown Call; Newsweek Spoof http://kbia.org/post/views-news-diary-debate-frame-matters-illegal-immigrant-blown-call-newsweek-spoof-0 <p><strong>CNN and the Diary</strong></p> Wed, 26 Sep 2012 12:34:23 +0000 Mike McKean 21794 at http://kbia.org Views of the News: Romney's "47 Percent"; "Innocence of Muslims"'; Pink Slime Suit; J-School Closing http://kbia.org/post/views-news-romneys-47-percent-innocence-muslims-pink-slime-suit-j-school-closing <p><strong>Romney's "47 Percent" Video</strong></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/mUEHpc6JKw8" width="480"></iframe></p><p>Mother Jones: "<a href="http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2012/09/watch-full-secret-video-private-romney-fundraiser" target="_blank">WATCH: Full Secret Video of Private Romney Fundraiser</a>"</p><p>Neil Cavuto, Fox News: "<a href="http://www.foxnews.com/on-air/your-world-cavuto/index.html" target="_blank">Romney: Redistribution does not get people back to work</a>"</p> Tue, 18 Sep 2012 21:56:10 +0000 Mike McKean 21369 at http://kbia.org Views of the News: 9/11 Gaffes?; News is "Garbage"; Fact-Checkers' Opinons; AP Lewinsky's Clinton http://kbia.org/post/views-news-911-gaffes-news-garbage-fact-checkers-opinons-ap-lewinskys-clinton <p><strong>9/11 Finger Pointing: Could It Have Been Stopped?</strong></p> Tue, 11 Sep 2012 20:23:09 +0000 Mike McKean 20953 at http://kbia.org Views of the News: Fact-Check Fracas; Convention Experiments; Public Editor's Shot; Armstrong Legacy http://kbia.org/post/views-news-fact-check-fracas-convention-experiments-public-editors-shot-armstrong-legacy <p><strong>Just Whose Facts?</strong></p><p>Josh Feldman, Mediaite: "<a href="http://www.mediaite.com/online/romney-pollster-we-wont-let-our-campaign-be-dictated-by-fact-checkers/" target="_blank">Romney Pollster: We Won't 'Let Our Campaign Be Dictated By Fact-Checkers'</a>"</p><p>Greg Sargent, The Washington Post: "<a href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/post/fact-checking-for-thee-but-not-for-me/2012/08/28/cccd6036-f11d-11e1-892d-bc92fee603a7_blog.html" target="_blank">Fact checking for thee, but not for me</a>"</p> Wed, 29 Aug 2012 13:01:12 +0000 Mike McKean 20210 at http://kbia.org Views of the News: Fact-Check Fracas; Convention Experiments; Public Editor's Shot; Armstrong Legacy Views of the News: Todd Akin; Party Platforms; Conventions Matter?; Zakaria Back; Media Credibility http://kbia.org/post/views-news-todd-akin-party-platforms-conventions-matter-zakaria-back-media-credibility <p><strong>Akin, Rape and Media Responsibility</strong></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/R57E3S8RO7A" width="560"></iframe></p><p>Sharon Begley and Susan Heavey, Reuters: "<a href="http://news.yahoo.com/rape-trauma-barrier-pregnancy-no-scientific-basis-235231028.html" target="_blank">Rape trauma as barrier to pregnancy has no scientific basis</a>"</p> Wed, 22 Aug 2012 02:19:15 +0000 Mike McKean 19804 at http://kbia.org Views of the News: Zakaria's Plagiarism; J-School Change; Debate Moderators; Saving CNN http://kbia.org/post/views-news-zakarias-plagiarism-j-school-change-debate-moderators-saving-cnn <p><strong>Fareed Zakaria: Everybody Does It?</strong></p><p>David Zurawik, Baltimore Sun: &quot;<a href="http://www.baltimoresun.com/entertainment/tv/z-on-tv-blog/bal-fareed-zakaria-david-frum-debased-journalism-20120814,0,1515387.story" target="_blank">Lame Fareed Zakaria defenses show confused, debased state of journalism</a>&quot;</p><p>Rem Rieder, American Journalism Review: &quot;<a href="http://www.ajr.org/Article.asp?id=5374" target="_blank">Everybody Does It</a>&quot;</p> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 13:39:19 +0000 Mike McKean 19439 at http://kbia.org Views of the News: UM Press; Questionable Campaign Practices; YouTube News; Spying on Scientists http://kbia.org/post/views-news-um-press-questionable-campaign-practices-youtube-news-spying-scientists <p><strong>New Press Plan Doesn&#39;t Stop Protests</strong></p><p>John Eligon, The New York Times: &quot;<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/18/us/university-of-missouri-press-closing-incites-anger.html?pagewanted=all" target="_blank">Plan to Close University of Missouri Press Stirs Anger</a>&quot;</p><p>Janese Silvey, Columbia Daily Tribune: &quot;<a href="http://www.columbiatribune.com/news/2012/jul/17/authors-leave-um-press-amid-controversial-shakeup/" target="_blank">Authors leave UM Press amid controversial shakeup</a>&quot;</p> Wed, 18 Jul 2012 15:00:49 +0000 Mike McKean 17764 at http://kbia.org Views of the News: Watergate; Leaks Probe; NOLA Layoffs; Ethics Potpourri; Awards & Sorkin http://kbia.org/post/views-news-watergate-leaks-probe-nola-layoffs-ethics-potpourri-awards-sorkin <p><strong>40th Anniversay of Watergate</strong></p><p>Robert Samuels, The Washington Post: &quot;<a href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/at-post-watergate-forum-scandals-players-tell-their-stories/2012/06/11/gJQAT3RGWV_story.html" target="_blank">At Post Watergate forum, scandal&#39;s players tell their stories</a>&quot;</p> Wed, 13 Jun 2012 14:50:34 +0000 Mike McKean 15794 at http://kbia.org Views of the News: Recall Lessons; Fox "Attack Ad"; Politico On Bias; Buffett's Lee Buy; Brookside http://kbia.org/post/views-news-recall-lessons-fox-attack-ad-politico-bias-buffetts-lee-buy-brookside-1 <p><strong>Parsing Recall Results</strong></p> Wed, 06 Jun 2012 15:12:47 +0000 Mike McKean 15418 at http://kbia.org