From “Gerbil Wheels” to “Lazy”… John Stewart Calls Out Reporters

Add another one to the list of all of the reasons you already love John Stewart. He’s known for lashing out at the media on the Daily Show, but this time he did it in person at the DNC! Cnn reports Stewart said, “the never-ending television news cycle creates a “false sense of urgency” and … Continue reading

The Profession of Journalism

Are you an outsider or member of a respectable profession? Does it have to be one or the other? This is from today’s Media Bistro Daily Feed Email, which in turn took a snippet of a Financial Times column by Gideon Rachman. I thought it would make for an interesting discussion in journalism classrooms or … Continue reading