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WATCH: DETAILED ART: Transforming The Everyday, Kim Rugg At Cool Hunting

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

In an age where Photoshop is the most used artistic medium, it is refreshing to learn about a contemporary artist who manually creates complicated pie...

Are Media Companies Investing Enough in Interactive TV, Mobile and Online?

Jack Myers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jack Myers

How many of the thousands of media companies that are now dependent almost exclusively on advertising revenues will survive intact to 2020 without mak...

Seven Steps to Civility This Election Season

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Wallis

This week, a group of more than 130 former legislators, both Republicans and Democrats, released a letter urging for civility and encouraging candidates, once elected, to focus on cooperation to face our country's greatest challenges.

Boulder Daily Camera Building Sold for $9 Million

Claire Walter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Claire Walter

At 119 years, the Boulder Daily Camera was downtown's longest-operating business.

College Media Censorship: Year in Review

Dan Reimold | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Dan Reimold

College media censorship has a lot in common with Mystique. The mutant supervillain associated with the X-Men is best known for her duplicitous shape-shifting aimed at doing harm.

FCC Reviews Buggy Whip Rules

Charles Warner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Charles Warner

The FCC's decision to review its rules on how many radio and TV stations a company can own in a single market came five days after Google announced the introduction of Google TV.

TV, Advertising, and Newspapers are dead - deal with it...

Brett King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Brett King

You know what - change is a funny thing. For me, I can't wait untill I can watch all my movies and TV shows on demand instantly whenever I want withou...

The Future of Newspapers and New Business Models for Growth

Jack Myers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jack Myers

The intensive debate about the future of newspapers and print media is focused almost exclusively on news reporting and journalism. My focus is on com...

A Newspaper Editor Against Pay Walls

Alan Rusbridger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Alan Rusbridger

In a recent lecture, Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger said that universal pay walls were bound to remove journalists from the information revolution.

"Identity Crisis"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jerry Zezima

At the risk of being sued by Popeye, I am what I am. Unfortunately, what I am can't be printed in a family newspaper. I don't even know who I am anymore. That's because my identity was recently stolen.

Chicago Bears Apologize For Lost Season Through Newspaper Ads | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The 2009 Chicago Bears stunk. They know it. Why else would they take out a full page ad in two of Chicago’s newspapers apologizing to fans....

"The Big Dig"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jerry Zezima

As a man who has been perpetrating snow jobs all his life (55 years and counting) I can safely say that the recent blizzard dumped more of the white stuff on my driveway than anywhere else on the East Coast.

Washington Post Looking for "America's Next Great Pundit" -- Could It Be You?

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Chris Weigant

Newspapers seem to be clinging to blandness as a viable business model in an exciting new world of opinions available to their potential customers -- to their detriment. And then they wonder why they're failing.

Harry Reid To Las Vegas Review-Journal Ad Director: "I Hope You Go Out Of Business"

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid reportedly didn't hold back during a recent engagement with The Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce. According to The L...

The Day After Hiroshima: When the Atomic "Cover-Up" Began, 64 Years Ago

Greg Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Greg Mitchell

The Truman announcement of the atomic bombing firmly established the nuclear narrative. Journalists had to follow where the Pentagon led, and most endorsed the use of the bomb against Japan.

Google Drops Idea Of Buying Newspapers

Financial Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Google has considered buying a newspaper or using its charitable arm to support news businesses seeking non-profit status, but is now unlikely to purs...

Ten Features that Are Dying with your Newspaper

Jason Notte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jason Notte

Here's a fun game: Spot the difference between "Partly sunny" and "Partly cloudy" icons. There isn't one.

Chicago Tribune Twitter-izes Its Masthead

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Chicago Tribune has Twitter-ized its masthead! The flagship newspaper of the embattled Tribune Company included its editors' Twitter accounts und...

Truth in Marriage

Stephanie Gertler | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Stephanie Gertler

What is truth in marriage? Or isthere truth in marriage?

Where Is The New York Times Going?

Ashley Rindsberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Ashley Rindsberg

Today, the paper runs the most sophisticated, resource-rich, and usable news website in the US (and probably the world) but is bleeding cash and readers. Why?

Who Will Watch Government When All The Journalists Are Laid Off?

Geri Spieler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Geri Spieler

Reducing an experienced editorial staff is not the way to go about cutting business costs. When quality suffers, the entire industry is tarnished.

Tower of Babel?

Caryl Rivers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Caryl Rivers

We need a press powerful enough to rival other power centers, like government and the corporate state. And we desperately need a new economic structure to save newspapers.

There's Something About Print

Harry Moroz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Harry Moroz

If local papers disappear entirely (that is, if their digital versions fail), the evidence suggests that "untraditional" sources like blogs just won't be able to pick up the displaced audience.

"Real" American Newspapers Reject McCain

Tim Dickinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tim Dickinson


Jed Lewison

What Sarah Palin Was Reading | Jed Lewison | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

So we know that Sarah Palin couldn't -- or wouldn't -- tell Katie Couric what newspapers and magazines she reads to form her world view. The obvious ...