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.
Greta van Susteren’s efforts to help Haitians recover from the 2010 earthquake, an ESPN pundit who questioned Robert Griffin III’s “blackness” does not get a new contract and Al Roker’s candid admission about an unfortunate side effect of his gastric bypass surgery.
Rebecca MacKinnon and Howard Kurtz on this week’s strike by Chinese journalists; could it lead to greater press freedom?
Howard Kurtz gives his thoughts on the disturbing findings of an investigation into former BBC presenter Jimmy Savile’s acts of sexual abuse and the BBC’s inability to prevent them.
Gail Shister, Adam Buckman and Howard Kurtz on angry cable news confrontations- do they generate more heat than light?
Gail Shister, Adam Buckman and Howard Kurtz on the late-night comic’s time slot switch and what it means for ABC’s venerable news magazine, Nightline.
Christine Brennan and Howard Kurtz look ahead to the disgraced cyclist’s interview with Oprah, when he’s expected to admit to doping.
Paul Farhi, Robert Costa, Keli Goff and Howard Kurtz examine media coverage of the gun control debate.