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View Diary: What My Back-and-Forth with Huffington Post's Michael Calderone Says About Journalists' TMZ Approach (7 comments)

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  •  I can't imagine he didn't, though one would (3+ / 0-)
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    Deep Texan, citisven, avsp

    draw that conclusion from the exchange.

    "If the Jew who struggles for justice for Palestine is considered anti-Semitic, & if Palestinians seeking self-determination are so accused...then no oppositional move can take place w/o risking the accusation." - Judith Butler

    by David Harris Gershon on Wed Jun 19, 2013 at 11:10:32 AM PDT

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    •  that would be a good question for him (2+ / 0-)
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      The Troubadour, avsp

      Obviously, there's a lot of pressure at the Huffington Post to come up with catchy, tabloidy headlines and articles, so it's understandable that after a while of writing for them that's just the style you adopt. But the question is whether he ultimately knows better and would write differently if his paycheck didn't depend on it, or if he really believes he's practicing journalism.

      Ecology is the new Economy

      by citisven on Wed Jun 19, 2013 at 11:19:08 AM PDT

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