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Newspaper Tells Readers “We’re Right, You’re Wrong”

I'd like to cut the Danvers Herald some slack. They are, after all, owned by Gatehouse Media, which is bleeding staffers on a daily basis. But their response to criticism...

John Dennis Says Gerry Callahan Is A “Backstabber”

It's hard to believe nearly a week after it dropped, no one has picked up comments John Dennis made about his former WEEI co-host Gerry Callahan on the Mikey...
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Two Takeaways From Kirk Minihane’s Turtleboy Sports Podcast

Kirk Minihane's decline into irrelevenace continues, as he interviewed Aidan Kearney of Turtleboy Sports on his "Enough About Me" podcast this week and no one has said 'boo' about...

20 Years Later, College Newspaper Alums Still Have Hard-On For April Fool’s Issue

An interesting discussion broke out on the Facebook group for alumni of the Massachusetts Daily Collegian, the student newspaper at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst Monday morning. For...
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Turtleboy Sports Doesn’t Let Facts Get In The Way Of Its Boston Globe Hit...

Regular readers know I love to bash the Boston Globe, but you have to be fair when you do it. And the post Turtleboy Sports just dropped accusing the newspaper...

That Time The Boston Globe Gave An Op/Ed Column To A Hate Group Member

As the name of a think tank, the Center for Immigration Studies may sound innocuous enough. But don't let the name fool you: it's an anti-immigrant hate group that...

Journalsim 101: Chad Finn Gets Burned By Unnamed Sources

The Society of Professional Journalists' Code of Ethics says journalists should "reserve anonymity for sources who may face danger, retribution or other harm, and have information that cannot be...

As The (Boston) Globe Turns

Because they're not really good at hiding their hands, I can offer you a look at stories some of Boston reporters are working on. Features reporter Beth Teitell, who...

Chad Finn Doubles Down On Globe’s “Patriots Fatigue” Myth

A day after an estimated 1.5 million people poured into Boston for the Patriots parade, the Boston Globe's Chad Finn attributed the lower-than-usual television ratings for the Super Bowl...

Boston Globe’s Dugan Arnett Commits Journalism (Again)

My enemy's friend is my friend, so I will reluctantly give Turtleboy Sports a hat tip for exposing the Boston Globe's Dugan Arnett and what he think constitutes reporting. (You will...