Shop Talk

Shop Talk – August 26
1:12 pm
Tue August 26, 2014

Meaningful Journalism vs Low Hanging Fruit

The Shop Talk panelists discuss why they think it’s wrong to impose story quotas in newsrooms.

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Shop Talk – August 19
2:02 pm
Tue August 19, 2014

Stifling Journalism in Ferguson

The Shop Talk panelists discuss attempts to prevent reporters from covering the civil unrest in Ferguson, Missouri.

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Shop Talk – August 12
12:46 pm
Tue August 12, 2014

The World of Journalism Today

The Shop Talk panelists discuss the challenges of teaching journalism at a time when the media landscape is rapidly changing.

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Shop Talk – August 5
11:31 am
Tue August 5, 2014

Lack of Diversity in Broadcast Voices

The Shop Talk panelists discuss the demise of NPR’s Tell Me More and whether it’s an indicator of the lack of diversity in media.

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Shop Talk – July 29
2:41 pm
Tue July 29, 2014

Reporters Should Not Be Stenographers

The Shop Talk panelists debate whether Twitter should be used simply as a “play-by-play” tool during live events.

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Shop Talk – July 22
12:52 pm
Tue July 22, 2014

The Blurry Line between News and Advertising

The Shop Talk panelists discuss whether it’s okay for journalists to make extra money by serving as a paid spokesperson for products.

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Shop Talk – July 15
11:50 am
Tue July 15, 2014

Accurate but Not Truthful

The Shop Talk panelists discuss an accurate yet misleading photo used by the PJ Star during this year’s state basketball playoffs.

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Shop Talk – July 8
10:52 am
Tue July 8, 2014

Social Media Stupidity

The Shop Talk panelists discuss examples of bad judgment by reporters using social media.

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Shop Talk – July 1
3:29 pm
Tue July 1, 2014

The Unbalanced Diet of News Audiences

The Shop Talk panelists discuss why audiences claim to desire serious news but usually seek out lighter fare.

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Shop Talk – June 24
11:55 am
Tue June 24, 2014

More Does Not Always Mean Better

The Shop Talk panelists discuss the general quality of television news reporting.

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