Recently in On the Media Podcast
Friday, February 04, 2005
How the State of the Union played across the water, why Al Jazeera is looking for a new home, and the myriad meanings of the term 'mainstream media.'
Friday, January 28, 2005
A review of the controversial reign of FCC Chief Michael Powell… Also, the semantics of Social Security. Plus, reporters who tell government secrets.
Friday, January 21, 2005
A look back on media behavior in the President’s first term, the rise and fall of the mainstream media, and what makes Bob Novak so "special?"
Friday, January 14, 2005
The Democrats form a year-round war room to counter the Republican’s message machine plus much more!
Friday, January 07, 2005
A tidal wave of media coverage and the attack of the podcasting people.
Friday, December 31, 2004
Arun has left the building and more!
Friday, December 24, 2004
An exit interview with White House reporter Dana Milbank. Plus, when Washington reporters quote that mysterious yet omnipresent, 'senior administration official,' who do they really mean?
Friday, December 17, 2004
A case study in character assassination by newspaper. Also, an Israeli reality show that sends teams of amateur diplomats to compete abroad.
Friday, December 10, 2004
Reporters are sentenced for withholding the names of their sources, and the Governor of Maryland is sued for ordering his staff not to speak to some reporters....
Friday, December 03, 2004
Ukraine contends with people power amplified by a suddenly mutinous media...
Friday, November 26, 2004
Theo Van Gogh, earworms and much, much more!!
Friday, November 19, 2004
A brand new Wordwatch, plus: was the election really all about moral values?
Friday, November 12, 2004
The information war in Iraq and more.
Friday, November 05, 2004
A President is re-elected and TV doesn't screw up the numbers…much.
Friday, October 29, 2004
Brooke reviews coverage of the explosive explosive case and why some journalists just can't get away from the horserace.
Friday, October 22, 2004
Why polls are bad and newspaper endorsements don't matter!
Friday, October 15, 2004
The President's bulge, looking back at the October Surprise and more...
Friday, October 01, 2004
We reflect on the spin of the first debate between the candidates.
Friday, September 24, 2004
This week - the Conservative take on government secrecy. Also the trials of Dan Rather go on, and on.
Friday, September 17, 2004
But while the talking heads went back and forth over the authenticity of the CBS documents, did they lose sight of the bigger picture?