CNN media correspondent Brian Stelter described Byers as a "scoop machine."
Kaus has reposted the column on his blog, Kausfiles. Reached for comment, Carlson said he was “sorry to see him go.” According
Gabriel Arana is senior media editor at The Huffington Post. Follow @gabrielarana Until yesterday, MSNBC had been conspicuously
It strikes me as a useful exercise to examine the underlying assumptions determining what makes a story "important" in the mind of a Washington insider. After all, it certainly doesn't appear to be a story's implications for policymaking or even its informed discussion of the issues.