Recently in On the Media Podcast

February 4, 2005

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.'


January 28, 2005

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.


January 21, 2005

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?"


January 14, 2005

Friday, January 14, 2005

The Democrats form a year-round war room to counter the Republican’s message machine plus much more!


January 7, 2005

Friday, January 07, 2005

A tidal wave of media coverage and the attack of the podcasting people.


Dec. 31, 2004

Friday, December 31, 2004

Arun has left the building and more!


Dec 24, 2004

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?


Dec 17, 2004

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.


December 10, 2004

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....


Dec 3, 2004

Friday, December 03, 2004

Ukraine contends with people power amplified by a suddenly mutinous media...


November 26, 2004

Friday, November 26, 2004

Theo Van Gogh, earworms and much, much more!!


November 19, 2004

Friday, November 19, 2004

A brand new Wordwatch, plus: was the election really all about moral values?


November 12, 2004

Friday, November 12, 2004

The information war in Iraq and more.


November 5, 2004

Friday, November 05, 2004

A President is re-elected and TV doesn't screw up the numbers…much.


October 29, 2004

Friday, October 29, 2004

Brooke reviews coverage of the explosive explosive case and why some journalists just can't get away from the horserace.


October 22, 2004

Friday, October 22, 2004

Why polls are bad and newspaper endorsements don't matter!


October 15, 2004

Friday, October 15, 2004

The President's bulge, looking back at the October Surprise and more...


October 1, 2004

Friday, October 01, 2004

We reflect on the spin of the first debate between the candidates.


September 24, 2004

Friday, September 24, 2004

This week - the Conservative take on government secrecy. Also the trials of Dan Rather go on, and on.


September 17, 2004

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?