Shop Talk http://tspr.org en Reporters Should Not Be Stenographers http://tspr.org/post/reporters-should-not-be-stenographers <p>The Shop Talk panelists debate whether Twitter should be used simply as a “play-by-play” tool during live events. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 19:41:49 +0000 Rich Egger 57402 at http://tspr.org Reporters Should Not Be Stenographers The Blurry Line between News and Advertising http://tspr.org/post/blurry-line-between-news-and-advertising <p>The Shop Talk panelists discuss whether it’s okay for journalists to make extra money by serving as a paid spokesperson for products. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:52:01 +0000 Rich Egger 57000 at http://tspr.org The Blurry Line between News and Advertising Accurate but Not Truthful http://tspr.org/post/accurate-not-truthful <p>The Shop Talk panelists discuss an accurate yet misleading photo used by the PJ Star during this year’s state basketball playoffs. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:50:00 +0000 Rich Egger 56491 at http://tspr.org Accurate but Not Truthful Social Media Stupidity http://tspr.org/post/social-media-stupidity <p>The Shop Talk panelists discuss examples of bad judgment by reporters using social media. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:52:55 +0000 Rich Egger 56185 at http://tspr.org Social Media Stupidity The Unbalanced Diet of News Audiences http://tspr.org/post/unbalanced-diet-news-audiences <p>The Shop Talk panelists discuss why audiences claim to desire serious news but usually seek out lighter fare. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 20:29:02 +0000 Rich Egger 55839 at http://tspr.org The Unbalanced Diet of News Audiences