Media Talk from the Missouri School of Journalism
10:48 am
Wed April 11, 2012

Views of the News: The Media & Zimmerman; Death of Mike Wallace; Huckabee vs. Rush; Google glasses

The Media and George Zimmerman

Oren Dorell, USA Today: "Zimmerman lawyers dropping case siting lack of contact"

Meenal Vamburkar, Mediaite: "Sean Hannity Confirms He Spoke to George Zimmerman, Agreed Not to Report on Conversation"

Chris Francescani, Reuters: "Trayvon Martin call was 'mistake, not deliberate': NBC"

Pew Research Center for the People & the Press: "Trayvon Martin Controversy Still Public's Top Story"

Krissa Thompson and Jon Cohen, The Washington Post: "Trayvon Martin case: Poll finds stark racial divide"

William J. Bennett, CNN.com: "Rush to judgment in Trayvon Martin case"

Leonard Pitts Jr., The Miami Herald: "Don't rush to judgment in Trayvon case? That's moral cowardice"

The Passing of Mike Wallace

Howard Kurtz, The Daily Beast: "Mike Wallace and the Passing of an Era"

Meg James, The Los Angeles Times: "Mike Wallace's pit-bull style made him a household name"

Brian Anthony Hernandez, Mashable: "Web Reacts to Death of '60 Minutes' Anchor Mike Wallace"

Alex Weprin, TVNewser: "Chris Wallace Comments On His Dad's Passing"

Huckabee vs. Rush

Brian Stelter, The New York Times: "With Huckabee Show, a Talk Radio Face-Off"

Dylan Byers, Politico: "Mike Huckabee takes aim at Rush Limbaugh"

Jeffrey Lord, The American Spectator: "Huckabee Show Opens With Staged Caller"

One-Stop Shop for Magazines

Julie Klein, VentureBeat: "Next Issue Media launches with all-you-can-read pricing model"

Google Glasses

BBC News: "Google unveils Project Glass augmented reality eyewear"

Chris Matyszczyk, CNet.com: "Google's augmented-reality glasses: Is it all PR?"

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