Ex-Globie Goes After Current Globie Leung

Hilary Sargent -- yes, that Hilary Sargent -- took to Twitter to rip Globe columnist Shirley Leung Friday afternoon. Leung had a column in Friday's editions that was takedown journalism...

Don’t Get Too Excited About Those Eagle-Tribune Help Wanted Ads

Three days after it and dozens of other papers in 21 states were acquired by Retirement Systems of Alabama, the Eagle-Tribune of North Andover posted two job openings on its editorial...

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...

Awful Lede Of The Week Award: Buck Anderson of the Salem News

Writing in newspapers seems to be getting worse by the week, and it seems to be at its lowest at the once great local dailies and weeklies that used...

Another Globe Column Posing As A Holiday Feature

Is the Boston Globe's Beth Teitell a columnist now? That seems to be the only way to explain her first person, front-page account of her internal debate on whether or...

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...

Kudos To The Boston Globe For Trying Something New. Now Try Harder.

The Boston Globe has been experimenting with a new story format over the past few days. It's a Q&A format where reporters write and answers questions they assume readers have...

How The Globe Bends Facts To Fit Its Thesis

There is a lot in today's Boston Globe that will infuriate readers that depend on their local daily newspaper to provide facts. It could be a long Presidential election cycle if...

Globe Spotlight Editor Defends Another Aaron Hernandez Story

Boston Globe readers were questioning yet another Spotlight team story on Friday's front page about Aaron Hernandez. As one poster on the Facebook group for Globe subscribers noted, "there certainly...

Globe Cuts Comics, Pisses Off Readers

The Boston Globe used the slow news week to cut a bunch of features from its comics page and, presumably, was hoping readers would not notice. Among the cuts were...