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Juan Williams Should Have Been Given a Choice -- NPR or Fox

Mark Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mark Green

The result was right though the process wasn't. Since you can't ride two horses in different directions, Williams should have been given a choice -- be a civil, thoughtful analyst on NPR or a demagogic winger on Fox.

The Journolist "Affair": Privacy, Transparency, and Credibility in the Internet Age

Micah Sifry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Micah Sifry

I was a member of Journolist. I know for a fact that it was not a partisan message-coordination-machine ... I also want to ask a simple question of the Daily Caller's Jonathan Strong. Can you fairly cover politics without admitting that you, too, have biases?

All the News that's Fit to Leak

Leah Anthony Libresco | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Leah Anthony Libresco

The coverage of the WikiLeaks controversy has become a debate over the precise shade of morally gray to assign to WikiLeaks's possible endangerment of...

Jason Linkins

Chuck Todd: I'm Mad About Journolist... And Breitbart | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Chuck Todd has been "kept...up nights" by thoughts of Journolist -- and how it destroyed journalism because it allowed people who were liberal to have private discussions on the Internet about their liberal opinions.

Why You Don't Care About JournoList

Chris Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Read More: Journolist, Media News
Chris Kelly

The problem with the JournoList scandal is the problem with a lot of right wing news: It's not happening on Earth I, where you and I live.

Jason Linkins

JournoList Flap: A Ton Of Indictments In Search Of A Crime | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

What seems clear to me is that JournoList, if it coordinated anything, coordinated good sense. It provided a place where people could have impulsive ideas and then police against the bad impulses

"The List" of Journolist Participants is Fake

Cenk Uygur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Cenk Uygur

If the liberal media is so strong, as the right claims it to be, then how come all of the liberals in the country don't have as much influence as just Glenn Beck? That's really painful to write, but clearly true.

Jason Linkins

Sarah Palin Lashes Out At Media, McCain Campaign And JournoList, Maybe | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Sometime Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has heard about the JournoList! And she's not at all happy about it, according to "exclusive remarks" given to t...

Conspiracy? Much Ado About Journolist

D. Brad Wright | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
D. Brad Wright

What's the takeaway from the Journolist leak? Predominantly that the "whatever-you-want-to-call-it-list" is nothing more than a place to exchange ideas on any topic from A to Z.

Sam Stein

Daily Caller Fails To Report That It Too Was Part Of Journolist | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

For two straight days and three times in the past month, the Daily Caller published stories based on frank, private emails from the now-defunct listse...


August J. Pollak | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
August J. Pollak

Giving a right wing blogger credit where credit is due. To see more of August J. Pollak's cartoon "Some Guy With a Website," check out the archi...

Washington Post's Conservative Beat Reporter Resigns Following Firestorm

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Reporter/blogger Dave Weigel has resigned from the Washington Post following the leak of controversial, off-the-record emails he sent to a group of jo...

Joe Klein: Glenn Greenwald "Thorougly Dishonerable" For Leaking My Off-The-Record Emails

The Huffington Post | Lila Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

On Monday, Salon writer Glenn Greenwald published an off-record email exchange on his personal blog, which has since caused a bit of an uproar in the ...

Jason Linkins

Scritti Politti: March 27, 2009 | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Congratulations are in order to Mickey Kaus, who proved, through the disclosure of a single, intended-to-be-off-the-record threaded discussion from Jo...