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Presentation Evaluations – Week 14

I enjoyed learning about a variety of ethical issues facing journalists during the first round of presentations.

Group 6 – “Blood on our hands”

As soon as I saw the title for this group’s presentation, I was intrigued. 1,381 more words


Bar Jeopardy- April 11, 2014

Drunk Blake gargled a shot of “Jam-son” and answered some pretty easy trivia questions for us. Listen to how well he did once that shot set in…


All the President's Men (1976) ... Remembered

I watched All the President’s Men (1976) starring Robert Redford to find out if this movie was the greatest political thriller of all time like people say it is. 1,069 more words

Movies Remembered...

friday movie quote

“Woodward, Bernstein, you’re both on the story. Now don’t fuck it up.”

-Harry Rosenfeld (Jack Warden), All the President’s Men  (1976)


Ghost of Nixon's tax returns shadows Lois Lerner probe

The congressional investigation into alleged abuses by the Internal Revenue Service is beginning to take on historic superlatives.

Here’s one: The vote by the House Ways and Means Committee Wednesday to release confidential tax return information was the first such action since Congress released Richard Nixon’s tax returns. 522 more words


Quotes From The Other Side: Henry Kissinger, Evil Personified

You might need to be like me, old as dirt, to experience the truly appropriate, visceral, shiver of disgust at the sound of his name, but when I was a little kid Henry Kissinger was a political name one heard almost as frequently as his primary employers, Presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford.  130 more words