Before Fox News, there was Pat Robertson's '700 Club,' where I was an executive producer.
Despite its legions of Page One editors, copy editors, proofreaders and support staff, the Gray Lady proceeded to fetishize conflict by using the words "rift" or "riven" in the headline or lead paragraph, actually the lead clause, in four of the stories on today's front page.
Monday, June 28th, was the final day of the 2009-10 school year in New York City, which means the city's infamous "rubber rooms" also closed their doors. For good.
Zimmer is the executive producer of VisualThesaurus.com and Vocabulary.com; previously, he was the editor of American dictionaries
2009 may go down as the year of celebrity deaths — in no small part due to Walter Cronkite, who passed away in July and whose
Tom Friedman will realize that he's losing his success rate to the average stopped clock and retire to focus on writing non-political travel books. They will be very short. But somehow still turgid.
David Bromwich seems to me better yet at Obama-watching than at press criticism. He can write with penetration of Barack
But we here at Friday Talking Points have to admit to a little pride in our foresightedness, because only one week ago we
Is the death of an esteemed giant in American journalism less newsworthy than a second-tier celebrity wedding?
Many of these new nattering nabobs are made up of those Jewish critics of the president who are intent on proving his bad intentions toward Israel no matter what the facts show.