Views of the News: The Dems' Turn; Pouting Journalists; Hot Mic, Lost Job; The NYT and the CIA
And Now The Dems' Turn
Beth Fouhy, AP: "For conventions, TV viewing down, social media up"
Lee Rainie and Aaron Smith, Pew Internet & American Life Project: "Politics on Social Networking Sites"
Jennifer Vanasco, Columbia Journalism Review: "Don't posit 'what women think' without quoting any"
Howard Kurz, The Daily Beast: "Democratic Convention Dilemma: Obama 2012 vs. Obama 2008"
Dylan Byers, Politico: "Media: Obama is egotistical, selfish, dull"
Pouting Political Journalists
Dylan Byers, Politico: "Reporters: We loath 2012 campaign"
Roger Simons, Politico: "Pity party: Suck it up, media"
Andrew Cohen, The Atlantic: "Why Do Americans Hate the Media? Just Watch the Conventions"
Joe Battenfeld and Hillary Chabot, The Boston Herald: "Media get VIP treatment in N.C."
Hot Mic, Lost Job
Jack Shafer, Reuters: "Why the Yahoos at Yahoo were wrong to fire David Chalian"
Erik Wemple, The Washington Post" "Yahoo's Chalian fired for inexcusable remark"
The NYT and the CIA
Glenn Greenwald, The Guardian: "Correspondence and collusion between the New York Times and the CIA"
Jack Mirkinson, The Huffington Post: "Mark Mazzetti: 'I Made A Mistake' Passing Maureen Dowd Column To CIA"
Arthus Brisbane, The New York Times: "Pre-Publication Disclosure of Dowd Column A Breach of Two Boundaries"