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Dueling media columnists bolster Times-Post rivalry

One of the last great newspaper rivalries got a boost on Monday with the debut of Margaret Sullivan’s media column in the Washington Post. Sullivan’s first piece was more a preview of coming attractions than an attempt to dig deep. 54 more words



I’m watching “Page One ~ Inside the New York Times“. It’s an outstanding documentary featuring one of my favourite journalists of all time, the late great… 159 more words


Crime and Punishment

A haiku based on book titles (remember a haiku is five-seven-five in syllables.)

A while ago I received a phone call from a fellow writer and friend. She wanted to know if there was any value in the manuscript she’s been working on, mostly in isolation, for the last year or so.

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The Poet In The World

New York Times Names Three David Carr Fellows

When The New York Times David Carr Fellowship was announced in September, the plan was to choose one recipient who would spend two years at the… 240 more words

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Caldwell family raising money to help six others injured in bobsled mishap

Family members of twin teens killed earlier this month are raising money to help the recovery of survivors of the deadly sledding accident.

Shauna Caldwell recently wrote to parents of Westmount Charter School, where her son Jordan Caldwell last attended and her son Evan Caldwell once did, saying three of the six surviving teen boys suffered life-changing injuries and face long, uncertain and painful rehabilitation. 353 more words

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Times Writer David Carr Remembered by His Daughter a Year After His Death

David Carr, universally beloved media critic for The New York Times, died a year ago. Here is a memory from his daughter, the filmmaker Erin Lee Carr. 1,551 more words

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