Archive for December, 2015

REALLY CJR? BRIAN WILLIAMS STORY WORST IN 2015?

Although its prestige has plummeted over the years, the Columbia Journalism Review is still considered an icon in reporting on Journalism and Journalists. That may have changed quite dramatically with CJR's "Best and Worst Journalism of 2015" piece.  One can argue that the list of top Journalism...

RON BURGUNDY ACT HIGHLIGHTED ON LOCAL NEWSCASTS

From a purely journalistic standpoint, a recent segment (below) featured on the Conan O'Brien Show is scary. From a public relations standpoint, it represents a home run.  In fact, there are probably high-fives going around some PR Agency today for a job well done. Sadly, it is reminiscent of scenes from the movie "Anchorman" with anchor Ron Burgundy (Will Ferrell) reading...