Month: August 2010

  • Hear a distrusted media source discuss the distrusted media

    I’ll be on George Korda’s “State Your Case” radio show form 1-3 (eastern) today. The show is on Newstalk 98.7 FM and is streamed on the web. From, 1-2, I’ll be talking about near-record-low confidence in newspapers and television news. A recent Gallop organization poll found that those with “a great deal: or “quite a…

  • A distrusted news source

    With nearly all news organizations struggling to keep up with the up-to-the-minute news cycle and to remain profitable in the process, Americans’ low trust in newspapers and television news presents a critical barrier to success. The Pew report asserts that 80% of new media links are to legacy newspapers and broadcast networks, making clear that…

  • These young journalists will have them dancin’ in the streets

    Linda Nguyen, who graduates from the University of Tennessee at the end of the fall semester, and April Alexander, who will graduate from Hampton University in the spring, were a great pair of interns with our online editorial group this summer. . I wish them well and I expect them to have great success.