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Idiocracy in the Beltway: David Broder's Mad Crush on Sarah Palin

Michael J.W. Stickings | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael J.W. Stickings

David Broder continues to prove that he is so enamored of himself and his supposed above-the-frayness that he has lost contact, if he ever had it, with what is going on both within the Beltway and without.

Google Bringing High Speed to Your Home

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

On February 10th, Google announced its plans to to get into the ISP game by building an ultra-fast broadband network.

Sarah Palin's Unqualified Support

Bob Franken | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Franken

There are at least three reasons the polls show the number of those who consider Sarah Palin unqualified for high office keeps growing. She's an acqu...

Is Google Buzz Annoying GMail Users? : MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer February 12, 2010

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

In the two days since it launched Google Buzz has had over 9 million posts. While Google is boasting that over 10 million users have already started u...

Money, Murder and the Media

Det. Christine Mannina | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Det. Christine Mannina

Does media coverage of a case prohibit another from happening? I'm not sure, but from my experience, I'm fairly certain that dollar amounts dictate media coverage.

Iceland Aims To Become Offshore Haven For Journalists

Nieman Lab | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

On Tuesday, the Icelandic parliament is expected to introduce a measure aimed at making the country an international center for investigative journali...

Explaining John Mayer: He's a Musician

Eric Deggans | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Eric Deggans

Imagine what sort of things we might have learned about musical genius freakizoids like Prince, Michael Jackson or Little Richard if they had been inclined to expose themselves on something like Twitter or Facebook.

Underestimating Sarah

Taylor Marsh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Taylor Marsh

There is no one who fits the mood or the times or fills the current political vacuum better than Sarah Palin.

Tiger Woods' Body Language Won't Shut Up

Guy Nicolucci | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Guy Nicolucci

People, didn't just watch Tiger's press conference, they hired a body-language expert to interpret what he was thinking and feeling. I watched the same press conference and came to to some different conclusions.

Will Google's Buzz Hurt Facebook? Twitter? : MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer February 10, 2010

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

Google debuted its new social feature Google Buzz yesterday. As expected it allows GMail users to share links and updates, as well as locations with c...

Google Bringing High-Speed Broadband to the Home : MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer February 11, 2010

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

Just as the FCC is getting ready to make its recommendations to Congress about the future of broadband in America, Google is going to use its extraord...

Make Parenting A Verb

Yolanda Reid Chassiakos | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Yolanda Reid Chassiakos

"Okay, maybe we weren't exactly 'having dinner together'", but we were all sitting at the table eating at the same time. That should count for something, right?

The F Word: Pledge to Save Journalism

Laura Flanders | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Laura Flanders

It's pledge time at many noncommercial, listener and viewer-supported television and radio stations and you may already be feeling irritated by the pe...

Reading The Pictures: Enjoy a Little Violence Toward Women With Your Super Bowl

Michael Shaw | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Shaw

2010-02-09-Picture15.jpg Why the violence toward women in these Super Bowl ads?

Most-Watched Television Broadcasts Of All Time (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

With 106 million viewers, Super Bowl 2010 topped M*A*S*H as the most viewed program in television history. What are the other top TV telecasts of all...

Top Super Bowl Commercials 2010: The BEST Ads Of Super Bowl 2010

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

What were the top Super Bowl Commercials for 2010? One day after Super Bowl 2010, the debate is on -- in workplaces, online, and among critics. Acc...

Demand Media Has 150,000 Assignments Waiting for Its 7,000 Stringers

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.10.2013 | Media
Andy Plesser

Demand Media, the fast growing creator of instructional content, has huge backlog of assignments: some 150,000 assignments waiting for a network of 7...

Ten Trends of 20-Somethings

Marian Salzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Marian Salzman

People in their 20s aren't anti-business; some of them even founded megabrands (Google). But they aren't so fond of multinational corporations.

News the Media Missed This Week!

Mark C. Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Mark C. Miller

The media does a pretty good job covering the major news stories. Sometimes, however, they miss some. My mission? To search for the most interesting s...

Song of the Open Newspaper

Randall Rothenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Randall Rothenberg

Within communities, there aren't a hell of a lot of alternatives to newspapers. It's news we anticipate, and news we learn one way only: from our local paper.

Should You Marry that Rude, Stinky, Creepy Person Since You're Not Perfect Either?

Bella DePaulo | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Bella DePaulo

Once upon a time, a reporter for a major magazine declared, in all seriousness, that women should just get married already - even if it means settling...

President Obama at the Mad Tea Party

Brian Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Brian Ross

After President Obama's performance, topping lion-tamer Gunther-Gebel-Williams at the GOP retreat last week, maybe it is time to trump keynote speaker...

What's So Wrong with Ohio State University?

Jason Kitchen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jason Kitchen

Dear Ohio State: Drop the "The." It's unnecessary, considering that there is only one Ohio State University in existence on our fair planet.

American Journalism Is Being Reborn

Rory O'Connor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Rory O'Connor

Many media outlets now face a resource emergency, so how do we save journalism? Can a vibrant press be kept free of interference and censorship while being sustained by massive government subsidies?

Fusion Garage's Joojoo Tablet to Ship This Month: MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer February 4, 2010

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

As the tablet wars heatup, Fusion Garage announced that its new Joojoo offering will ship by the end of the month. The controversial touch-screen tabl...