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Newsroom Mantra? "We Should Be in the Relationship Business"

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 06.16.2014 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

We should be in the relationship business, said media guru Jeff Jarvis, suggesting our longstanding mantra that content is king needs revisiting. Cre...

Why Isn't the Times a-Changin'?

Robert Miraldi | Posted 04.20.2014 | Media
Robert Miraldi

I always thought, perhaps naively, that the Times was not going after just the wealthy, that they might have a commitment to people at the lower end of the wealth scale. Then I encountered the February 11 edition.

Bob Woodward Blows It ... Again!

The New Republic | Isaac Chotiner | Posted 01.07.2014 | Politics

Robert Gates's memoir is all set to be released and The Washington Post's Bob Woodward got himself a copy. Unfortunately, Woodward's account of the bo...

David Brooks Explains More Than He Intended

Jim Sleeper | Posted 02.16.2014 | Media
Jim Sleeper

What makes the column still more revealing and sad is that, far from serving up an older but wiser man's humility, it recycles what Brooks has been saying quite often since even when he was younger and, one might have hoped, less cynical.

Michael Calderone

Washington Post's NSA Writer Fires Back At Bob Woodward | Michael Calderone | Posted 11.21.2013 | Media

NEW YORK -- Barton Gellman fired back Thursday at Washington Post colleague Bob Woodward over Woodward's remarks that former National Security Agency ...

Bob Woodward Mocked For Edward Snowden Comments

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 01.25.2014 | Media

Bob Woodward's recent lament that Edward Snowden had not come to him with his NSA leaks drew a round of sharp pushback from several corners of the med...

The Story Brought Down a President. Now Its Most Important Location Faces the Same Fate.

Lilly Maier | Posted 01.25.2014 | DC
Lilly Maier

For over 30 years, the identity of Deep Throat and the location of the garage were one of the biggest secrets in American journalism and the source of much speculation.

Bob Woodward Is Super Jealous

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 11.21.2013 | Media

Edward Snowden may have helped blow the lid on the NSA's secret surveillance programs, but Bob Woodward has one complaint: that Snowden should have co...

A Muckraker and a President Go to the Dark Side

Robert Miraldi | Posted 11.18.2013 | Politics
Robert Miraldi

The attempt to tackle the sexual legacy of John Kennedy was an unmitigated disaster for Sy Hersh, the low point of an otherwise illustrious career. Why would Hersh, the man obsessed with public policy, tackle this sordid tale in the way that he did?

Bob Woodward Just Can't Help Himself

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 01.25.2014 | Media

Bob Woodward took to "Fox News Sunday" to continue his streak of comparing things to Watergate. This time, the subject was Obamacare. The disastrou...

Woodward Says White House Blames Him For Obama Criticism

Posted 11.11.2013 | Media

Bob Woodward sat down with Howard Kurtz on Sunday, and suggested that the White House blames him for creating the media narrative that President Obama...

Don't Believe the Talking Points, Republicans Don't Want to Bargain

Sean McElwee | Posted 12.08.2013 | Politics
Sean McElwee

Obama is happy to negotiate. If Republicans want to prove that they are, it will take more than a photo-op -- it will take concessions.

WATCH: Bob Woodward Accuses GOP Of 'Blackmail'

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 11.30.2013 | Media

Bob Woodward accused Republicans in Congress of "blackmail" on Monday's "Morning Joe." "Let's call it what it is, they are trying to blackmail th...

The Book Ban Club Still Lives

Robert Miraldi | Posted 11.25.2013 | Books
Robert Miraldi

A possible threat to national security is perhaps more understandable, but getting a prior restraint on a book for national security is near impossible; getting a book banned because people cuss or if the content is "ungodly" (look out Harry Potter books!) is a lot easier.

Yale Daily News 'Writes' Headline With Unintentional 'Irony' About 'Bob Woodward'

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 08.30.2013 | College

The Yale Daily News, the oldest daily student newspaper in the United States, may want to update some of its editing-style rules. The YDN broke the...

Bob Woodward's New Role

AP | Posted 10.29.2013 | Media

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Bob Woodward is scheduled to teach a journalism seminar at Yale University in the spring. Woodward and Washin...

Deep Throat Garage To Be Demolished

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 08.27.2013 | Media

The garage that was the setting for secret meetings between the Washington Post's Bob Woodward and famed Watergate source Deep Throat will cease to ex...

Jeff Bezos and The Washington Post

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 08.06.2013 | Media
Joe Peyronnin

The paper is at an important crossroads. Should The Washington Post's legacy of editorial independence, investigative journalism, outstanding writing and reporting, and service to the public become the victim of "frugality" and "customer obsessions", the paper will precipitously decline.

Woodward And Bernstein Weigh In On Post Sale

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 10.06.2013 | Media

Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein, the most famous reporters in the history of the Washington Post, weighed in on the paper's sale to Amazon founder Jef...

Bradley Manning: Guilty of 'Aiding the Enemy' if the Enemy Is Democracy

Norman Solomon | Posted 08.05.2013 | Politics
Norman Solomon

When the deceptive operation of the warfare state can't stand the light of day, truth-tellers are a constant hazard. And culpability must stay turned on its head.

Fox News Corrects Misleading Bob Woodward Claim

Posted 06.04.2013 | Media

Fox News walked back a headline mischaracterizing remarks made by longtime Washington Post journalist Bob Woodward. On Monday's "O'Reilly Factor," ...

Bob Woodward Can't Make Up His Mind On Watergate

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 05.20.2013 | Media

The Washington Post's Bob Woodward seems to have some mixed feelings about the attack on the U.S. consulte in Benghazi and whether it can be compared ...

Bob Woodward: Benghazi Is Like Watergate

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 07.17.2013 | Media

The Washington Post's Bob Woodward had a somewhat contradictory set of responses on Friday's "Morning Joe" about whether or not President Obama is the...

The Week to Week News Quiz for Friday, April 5, 2013

John Zipperer | Posted 06.05.2013 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

The post-Roger Ebert era likely will be less enjoyable and snappy, but we've got to try. Take our quiz and find out how much you know about the week's news.

Woodward Still Upset At Al Gore For Taking Him To Task On Iraq Failures

The Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 04.05.2013 | Politics

During a lecture at Youngstown State University on Thursday, the Washington Post's Bob Woodward described an encounter with former Vice President Al G...