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ABC News Asking Center for Public Integrity to Share Pulitzer Prize

ABC News is calling on the Center for Public Integrity to share their Pulitzer Prize for investigative journalism, awarded to CPI’s Chris Hamby, taking issue with CPI’s Pulitzer submission that depicts ABC News as a minor partner in a year-long coal-mining industry investigation instead of equal partners.


Feeling lonely

There’s something about learning that makes us feel lonely sometimes. I think it’s part of the magic of learning, but some people feel it a bit discouraging. 491 more words


The Pulitzer Prize for Fiction 2014

The Pulitzer Prize for Fiction was announced yesterday. The winner’s name is in bold.

  • The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
  • The Son by Philipp Meyer
  • The Woman Who Lost Her Soul by Bob Shacochis
Literary Prizes

Pearl S. Buck’s The Good Earth snagged the Pulitzer in 1932, one year after it was published. While the win is well-deserved (the novel is impossible to put down), … 1,030 more words

Book Review

Pulitzer my leg!

I had mixed feelings when I heard that Donna Tartt’s “The Goldfinch” has won the Pulitzer Prize. Although the hardback was suitably heavy, this quick read did not seem to be sufficiently poignant to win big. 291 more words

“She is too fond of books, and it has turned her brain"

Who judges serious, important awards like the Pulitzer Prize? I had always assumed EXTREMELY CLEVER PEOPLE with spectacles as big as their brains and lots and lots of gravitas. 495 more words

The Little Things