Monthly Archives: November 2005

This is the 100th posting

A milestone of sorts for this blog, which I admit probably reads more like a database of stories about the media. My goal in creating this blog was to generate ideas and discussion for broadcast educators, the public, and others … Continue reading

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One review of the new Nightline…

…and it’s not all that positive. http://www.usatoday.com/life/television/reviews/2005-11-29-nightline_x.htm

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The sound of music

There is an on-going debate in the music industry about copyright protection and fair use. This article in the Financial Times highlights some of the critical issues. http://news.ft.com/cms/s/2594a9f8-603a-11da-a3a6-0000779e2340.html

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Journalism students and recent media mishaps

So far…at least…the interest in journalism education hasn’t dropped, according to a USA Today article… http://www.usatoday.com/life/columnist/mediamix/2005-11-20-media-mix_x.htm

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Blame Woodward? Blame the WP, as well.

So says the paper’s ombudsman… http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2005/11/19/AR2005111900964.html

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Should we view Woodward differently than Miller?

At least one columnist of the Boston Globe argues that continuing to project Woodward positively and Miller negatively does journalism a disservice. http://www.boston.com/news/globe/editorial_opinion/oped/articles/2005/11/20/a_black_mark_for_media/?p1=MEWell_Pos3

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China blocking foreign newspapers

According to a report in the Financial Times, China is concerned that international media helped foster revolutions in Georgia, Ukraine and elsewhere. Because of those fears, the country is holding off on allowing foreign newspapers to print in China. http://news.ft.com/cms/s/4cddea3c-56e5-11da-b98c-00000e25118c.html

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