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For The Record, The Globe Has Been Messing Up A Lot Lately

Mistakes happen in journalism, but the string of corrections published by the Boston Globe in recent days has been indicative of a larger problem: reporters and editors don't seem to...

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...

Non-News Becomes News In A Slow News Week

The week between Christmas and New Year's is traditionally one of the slowest news weeks of the year, meaning journalists have to commit journalism and cover "stories" that wouldn't...

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...

Breaking News? Or Broken Morning Routine?

From the "news is what happens to journalists and their families" school of assignment editing, we get a breaking news alert from the Lawrence Eagle-Tribune about a broken traffic light...

Busting The Boston Globe’s Union

I'll leave debates on the place of unions in journalism for other people; you can make a case that they are vital in newspapers where the value of the...

Chad Finn Could Have Fixed His Story On WEEI But Didn’t

Maybe, like the rest of us, the Boston Globe's Chad Finn has found WEEI's morning show un-listenable since the departure of Kirk Minihane. If he had, he would have heard them...

Producer Says Dale Arnold Refused To Discuss Minihane On Last Day

The Dale Arnold-Kirk Minihane feud at WEEI is feeling more real than the usual staged, cross-show banter. On the WEEI podcast Blind Mike's Trash Talk today, WEEI producer Lucy...

WEEI Ousts Tim Neverett From Red Sox Broadcast Booth

Well, what did WEEI expect? They paired a play-by-play guy with a play-by-play guy which is the buddy movie equivalent of having two straight men but no comedic foil. But...
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Opening For Right-Wing Assholes and Other Boston Media Jobs

Are you a right-wing asshole who gets off on making fun of white trash and minorities? Do you love cops and hate liberals? Are you barely literate and think...