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...

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...

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...

Wicked Local Reporter Gets Duped By GoFundMe Campaign, Shamed By Turtleboy Sports

...and, presumably, unemployment in the not-so-distant future. The truncated version of the story is this: Wicked Local Maynard reporter Holly Camero wrote a story about a local resident who claimed he...

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...

Globe Writing Own Obit With Recent Cuts

The Boston Globe made some significant cuts this week, including a plan to outsource its death notices. According to the Boston Business Journal, the obituary department move will save about $200,000 a...

From One Sinking Ship To Another

Lisa Kashinsky, who has been covering Methuen for the Eagle-Tribune for the past four years, is going to the Boston Herald. Some personal news: Tomorrow is my last day at @EagleTrib. I’ve...

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...

Boston Globe Proves Again No One Is Reading This Crap Before Its Printed

Hat tip to Universal Hub for finding this interesting passage from Saturday's Boston Globe auto section review of the 2019 Subaru Forrester: Suppose you’ve been kicked out of your apartment...