Archive for June, 2016

WHO DOES THE PUBLIC TRUST: TRUMP OR NEWS MEDIA?

We are in strange times when it comes to the news media. We have a person running for President, Donald Trump, whom the news media doesn't even pretend to like in any way, shape or matter.  In fact, the media's outright hatred of Trump is unparalleled in history. And Trump despises the media.  He has called one reporter a "

ANNIVERSARY: THE DAY THE KC ROYALS YANKED PRESS CREDENT..

It was a day when the ongoing tug-of-war between Journalists trying to get information and Public Relation practitioners trying to "manage the process" reached a new level. Some might say it hit a new low for both sides. On June 9, 2006, the Kansas City Royals, irritated that a pair of radio journalists were asking tough questions directed at their management, dropped the hammer on the pair ...