Sunday, October 19

Is the media scaring us to death over Ebola? Former CNN president Jon Klein on Nielsen's TV ratings glitch; James Risen on how the crackdown on whistleblowers affects reporting.

Is the media scaring us to death over Ebola? Former CNN president Jon Klein on Nielsen's TV ratings glitch; James Risen on how the crackdown on whistleblowers affects reporting.

December 9th, 2012
01:24 PM ET

The Story Of A Son

Ron Fournier talks to Howard Kurtz about his moving article detailing the challenges of raising a son with Asperger’s Syndrome.


Filed under: Blog
December 9th, 2012
01:03 PM ET

Media Monitor- December 9th

An Australian radio station’s prank call has tragic consequences, Howard Fineman apologizes for comparing Grover Norquist to an ayatollah and the iPad-only magazine, The Daily is forced to close.


Filed under: Blog • Media Monitor • Reliable Sources
December 9th, 2012
01:01 PM ET

Defining “Black” In America

Soledad O’Brien gives Howard Kurtz a preview of her CNN special, “Who Is Black In America?”


Filed under: Blog • CNN • Race
December 9th, 2012
01:00 PM ET

Reporting From The Trenches

Jake Tapper tells Howard Kurtz why he traded the White House briefing room for the mountains of Afghanistan to write his new book “The Outpost.”


Filed under: ABC • Afghanistan
December 9th, 2012
12:56 PM ET

Death On The Front Page

Erik Wemple, Callie Crossley and Howard Kurtz examine the New York Post’s controversial front cover; was it ethical journalism?


Filed under: New York Post • Tabloids
December 9th, 2012
12:55 PM ET

Roger Ailes’s Petraeus Pitch

Erik Wemple, Callie Crossley and Howard Kurtz on the Fox News chief’s encouragement of a Petraeus presidential bid.


Filed under: Blog • David Petraeus • Fox News
December 9th, 2012
12:54 PM ET

Bob Costas Triggers A Furor

Mike Wise, Christine Brennan and Howard Kurtz on the backlash against the NBC sports anchor’s opining on gun control


Filed under: Blog • Bob Costas • Reliable Sources