Getting the vaccine mandates story right
On Tuesday, Fred Ryan, the publisher of the Washington Post , laid down the law: staffers will have to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by mid-September, when the paper plans to reopen its offices. If employees dont comply, they risk losing their jobs. Contractors and guests will also have to show proof of vaccination; the paper will make “accommodations” for people with documented medical conditions and religious objections. “In the many conversations I have had with Post employees acr...
Columbia Journalism Review at Friday, July 30, 2021 7:29:24 AM
Should journalists be allowed to protest? A legendary news organization tries to address that issue
Lets say you work for a news organization and theres a march or rally in town — a march for, say, womens rights. Or to raise awareness for LBGTQ+ issues. Or a Black Lives Matters protest. Or a rally to protest an injustice, either locally or nationally. Should you be able to go? Should you […] The post Should journalists be allowed to protest? A legendary news organization tries to address that issue appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Friday, July 30, 2021 6:30:39 AM
The worrying new data that forced the CDC to reverse mask guidelines
Covering COVID-19 is a daily Poynter briefing of story ideas about the coronavirus and other timely topics for journalists, written by senior faculty Al Tompkins. Sign up here to have it delivered to your inbox every weekday morning. We will learn today what medical experts say is concerning background that swayed the Centers for Disease […] The post The worrying new data that forced the CDC to reverse mask guidelines appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Friday, July 30, 2021 5:30:46 AM
When will the COVID-19 vaccines get full FDA approval?
When will the COVID-19 vaccines get full Food and Drug Administration approval? Thats a question on a lot of minds as the daily number of COVID-19 cases rise across the U.S., driven by a more contagious mutation of the coronavirus. More public and private institutions are considering or imposing vaccine mandates on their employees. And some, […] The post When will the COVID-19 vaccines get full FDA approval? appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Friday, July 30, 2021 4:55:44 AM
NBCU Has An Olympics Makegood Ad Problem: Is Digital/Streaming The Answer?
NBCUniversal has a growing and somewhat serious early makegoods issue for the Olympics — due to underdelivery of expected viewers, now five days in for the event. The company believes streaming and digital inventory time can lessen the blow. But with viewing numbers down around 35% to 40% or more versus the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics, the near term doesnt look good — especially on the linear TV side of things, according to media-buying executives. The post NBCU Has An Olympics Makegood Ad Prob...
TV News Check at Thursday, July 29, 2021 2:08:22 PM
The Kansas City Beacon is expanding to a second city, Wichita, with nearly $4M raised
When The Beacon launched in Kansas City in March 2020, it was newsletter-only out of necessity. (Its website wasnt quite ready, but it had Covid-19 coverage to start publishing immediately.) For the news organizations second launch — The Wichita Beacon, which sent its first issue out last week — it was newsletter-first by choice. “We already...
Nieman Labs at Thursday, July 29, 2021 2:06:05 PM
Investigation Discovery Chief Henry Schleiff To Exit
Henry Schleiff, who has worked in cable television for more than 40 years, is exiting Investigation Discovery. He is leaving in a shakeup that will also see the departure of general manager Kevin Bennett, with Jason Sarlanis taking over the true-crime network. Sarlanis, who is currently SVP development, TLC, has been responsible for spearheading 90 Day Fiancé , one of the companys biggest hits. The post Investigation Discovery Chief Henry Schleiff To Exit appeared first on TV News Check .
TV News Check at Thursday, July 29, 2021 1:25:31 PM
Wooden Camera Releases New Ultra QR Articulating Monitor Mount
Wooden Camera, a Dallas-based designer and manufacturer of professional camera accessories, is now shipping the Ultra QR Articulating Monitor Mount, a quick-release solution designed to support up to 45 pounds and easily integrate with select SmallHD production monitors. “Were excited for filmmakers to see just how versatile it is,” says Dominick Aiello, senior director of accessories […] The post Wooden Camera Releases New Ultra QR Articulating Monitor Mount appeared first on TV New...
TV News Check at Thursday, July 29, 2021 1:03:47 PM
Tell-all crime reporting is a peculiarly American practice. Now U.S. news outlets are rethinking it
When suspects names appear in crime stories, their lives may be broken and never put back together. For years, people have begged the Associated Press to scrub their indiscretions from its archives. Some of those requests “were heart-rending,” said John Daniszewski, standards VP at AP who helped to spearhead the worldwide news services new policy, announced...
Nieman Labs at Thursday, July 29, 2021 12:25:50 PM
BOXX Introduces New Workstation Featuring Intel Xeon W-3300 Processor
BOXX Technologies, a provider of high-performance computer workstations, rendering systems, and servers, today introduced the APEXX Matterhorn workstation featuring new Intel Xeon W-3300 series processors. BOXX is among the first hardware manufacturers to ship systems equipped with the powerful new single socket processor which it said provides substantial performance increases over previous Intel Xeon W […] The post BOXX Introduces New Workstation Featuring Intel Xeon W-3300 Processor ...
TV News Check at Thursday, July 29, 2021 10:19:06 AM
Cobalt Iron Awarded Patent on Automated Network Traffic Shaping For Data Protection Operations
Cobalt Iron, a provider of SaaS-based enterprise data protection, has received a patent on its technology for automated network traffic shaping for data protection operations. Issued on July 13, U.S. Patent 11063907 describes new capabilities for Cobalt Iron Compass, an enterprise SaaS backup platform, that enable dynamic adjustments to networks and storage networks in response […] The post Cobalt Iron Awarded Patent on Automated Network Traffic Shaping For Data Protection Operations a...
TV News Check at Thursday, July 29, 2021 10:13:49 AM
First Mile Technologies Introduces Camera-To-Cloud Connectivity
First Mile Technologies, a developer of creative connectivity solutions for media and entertainment production, has launched a new service to allow film, television and advertising productions to stream live, high-quality camera media to the cloud, making it accessible live for review, editorial, post-production and visual effects through a choice of various platforms. The service streamlines production […] The post First Mile Technologies Introduces Camera-To-Cloud Connectivity appear...
TV News Check at Thursday, July 29, 2021 10:09:03 AM
Silicon Valley Video Hosts Virtual Tour Of ASGs New Virtual Production Control Room
Advanced Systems Group (ASG), a solutions provider for media creatives and content owners, today announced Sports Video Groups Silicon Valley Video initiative will host a free virtual tour of ASGs new Virtual Production Control Room on Thursday, Aug. 5, at 5 p.m. PT. Powered by Google Cloud, the VPCR remote production service allows real-time, broadcast-quality […] The post Silicon Valley Video Hosts Virtual Tour Of ASGs New Virtual Production Control Room appeared first on TV News...
TV News Check at Thursday, July 29, 2021 9:51:30 AM
Riedel Intercom Systems Propel Dodd Technologies’ Orchestration Of U.S. Swim Trials
When the fastest swimmers in the United States met last month at CHI Health Center Omaha to determine who would go on to Tokyo, Riedel‘s Artist and Bolero intercom systems helped Dodd Technologies orchestrate the event for broadcast and streaming to fans around the world. The Riedel systems provided communications throughout the swim trials, which […] The post Riedel Intercom Systems Propel Dodd Technologies’ Orchestration Of U.S. Swim Trials appeared first on TV News Chec...
TV News Check at Thursday, July 29, 2021 9:39:57 AM
USSI Global To Bring Power Of AI And Digital Out-Of-Home Analytics To Broadcasters
USSI Global has created a research and development program that will bring audience analytics to its broadcast customers delivering NextGen TV services. The essential technology component will be developed through its new partnership with AdMobilize, an audience intelligence company. USSI Globals development platform will leverage the native IP backbone of ATSC 3.0, the broadcast industrys next-generation over-the-air TV standard, to support real-time analytics during live NextGen TV broadcast...
TV News Check at Thursday, July 29, 2021 9:31:20 AM
CP Communications Provides Wireless RF Support During MLB All-Star Game Activities
CP Communications, a provider of solutions and services for live event productions, provided RF coordination and an extensive complement of equipment for ESPN, Fox and MLB Network during Major League Baseballs All-Star Game and related events earlier this month at Coors Field in Denver. The RF coordination strategy for the All-Star Game included pre-planning and acquisition of 1108 frequencies, covering RF video systems, […] The post CP Communications Provides Wireless RF Support Duri...
TV News Check at Thursday, July 29, 2021 9:24:44 AM
Section 230 critics are forgetting about the First Amendment
It is a recurring theme in political circles that giant digital platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube engage in bad behavior—distributing disinformation, allowing hate speech, removing conservative opinions, and so on—in part because they are protected from legal liability by Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, which says they aren’t responsible for content […]...
Columbia Journalism Review at Thursday, July 29, 2021 6:45:41 AM
ER doctor talks about horrid shift in stunning CNN interview as country once again reaches for mas
A day after new mask recommendations by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, were still trying to figure out exactly where we are when it comes to COVID-19 and masks and vaccines. Are vaccinated people still relatively safe? How dangerous is this delta variant? Why do vaccinated people need to wear masks indoors? Is […] The post ER doctor talks about horrid shift in stunning CNN interview as country once again reaches for masks to fight COVID appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Thursday, July 29, 2021 6:30:18 AM
The usual professional trollers are criticizing Simone Biles decision
A day after dropping out of the team competition at the Tokyo Olympics, American gymnast Simone Biles has withdrawn from todays individual all-around competition to concentrate on her mental health. Two quick thoughts. First, if theres one thing that we can never fully understand, its what is going on inside of another human being. Heck, […] The post The usual professional trollers are criticizing Simone Biles decision appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Thursday, July 29, 2021 6:25:28 AM
Lets review some falsehoods about masks
Factually is a newsletter about fact-checking and misinformation from Poynters International Fact-Checking Network. Sign up here to receive it on your email every Thursday. Masked mania The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its guidance on mask-wearing to recommend that those who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and living in areas with high […] The post Lets review some falsehoods about masks appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Thursday, July 29, 2021 6:00:51 AM
Overnights: ‘Love Island’ Hits Tuesday High, Olympics Audience Stabilizes
CBSs Love Island drew 1.63 million total viewers and a 0.4 demo rating, ticking up on both counts week-to-week and hitting a Tuesday high for this season in the demo. Over on NBC, coverage of the Tokyo Olympics drew 13.6 million total viewers and a 3.2 demo rating, right on par with Monday nights preliminary numbers (which marked the summer games first decline). The post Overnights: ‘Love Island’ Hits Tuesday High, Olympics Audience Stabilizes appeared first on TV News Ch...
TV News Check at Thursday, July 29, 2021 5:56:20 AM
Biden will tell federal employees today to get vaccinated or get tested weekly
Covering COVID-19 is a daily Poynter briefing of story ideas about the coronavirus and other timely topics for journalists, written by senior faculty Al Tompkins. Sign up here to have it delivered to your inbox every weekday morning. President Joe Biden will announce today that all federal civilian employees will either have to be vaccinated […] The post Biden will tell federal employees today to get vaccinated or get tested weekly appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Thursday, July 29, 2021 5:00:52 AM
FCC Upholds Record $10M Retrans Fine Against Sinclair-Managed Stations
The FCC has officially imposed the maximum per-violation fine of $512,228 each for all but one of the stations it had identified in a September 2020 notice of apparent liability as violating the FCC's requirement of good faith retransmission consent negotiations. The 18 stations had been the target of a complaint by AT&T and its DirecTV DBS service alleging they had unreasonably delayed those negotiations including failing to respond to AT&T proposals. The post FCC Upholds Record $10M...
TV News Check at Thursday, July 29, 2021 5:00:30 AM
What makes vaccine skeptics change their minds?
The Kaiser Family Foundation wanted to know what motivates people who were opposed to taking the COVID-19 vaccine to change their minds and obtained some insightful data. Here are some of the main motivators (which I edited for length). You really should go to the KFF website to pull the data to develop this story. […] The post What makes vaccine skeptics change their minds? appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Thursday, July 29, 2021 4:59:08 AM
How some mysterious mutations make delta the most transmissible COVID virus yet
Upon first inspection, the mutations in the highly contagious delta COVID-19 variant dont look that worrisome. For starters, delta has fewer genetic changes than earlier versions of the coronavirus. “When people saw that the epidemic in India was driven by delta, they did not suspect it would be so bad or overtake other variants,” said […] The post How some mysterious mutations make delta the most transmissible COVID virus yet appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Thursday, July 29, 2021 4:55:59 AM
CNN public editor: Infrastructure is important, if not flashy
It was another dull day at the White House, according to CNN. The presidents remarks pretty much began on time. His voice was calm. The setting, at a lectern, was routine. All signals of a predictability that utterly bores cable news producers. It was quite different with the last occupant. Every word that President Trump […]...
Columbia Journalism Review at Wednesday, July 28, 2021 3:08:47 PM
FTC Head Blames Digital Platforms For Surge In Consumer Fraud
Federal Trade Commission Chairwoman Lina Khan took aim at big technology companies in her first appearance before Congress as the agencys head, saying online digital platforms are partly to blame for a surge in fraud reported by Americans during the pandemic. “Fraud has continued to surge,“ Khan said Wednesday before the House Energy and Commerce Committee. ”One reason is that fraud today is supercharged by digital platforms where this conduct is tolerated and even promoted.” The post FTC He...
TV News Check at Wednesday, July 28, 2021 1:27:55 PM
Univision Lands Significant Stake In Combate Global
Univision Communications today announced that it has acquired a significant equity stake in Combate Globals Hispanic Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) sports franchise. The agreement goes into effect immediately. The companies said the transaction “formally aligns Combate Global’s talent and deep connection to the MMA community with Univision’s promotional and production capabilities, positioning the fight organization […] The post Univision Lands Significant Stake In Combate Global...
TV News Check at Wednesday, July 28, 2021 11:54:57 AM
“We disagree on what the space should be”: Editors discuss the future of comment sections
For many newsrooms, providing a forum for community members to interact — such as in a comment section — is part of their mission. Figuring out how to make these spaces thrive, however, often represents a challenge. To understand the latest thinking on comment sections, the Center for Media Engagement at the University of Texas at...
Nieman Labs at Wednesday, July 28, 2021 11:19:45 AM
Reporters must center climate justice. Heres how.
This article is adapted from a piece for NBCU Academy and is published here as part of Covering Climate Now, a global journalism collaboration strengthening coverage of the climate story. AS A YOUNG REPORTER FOR VALLEY PUBLIC RADIO, in Fresno, north of the small farm town where I grew up, I saw firsthand the human […]...
Columbia Journalism Review at Wednesday, July 28, 2021 10:37:27 AM
Lessons from the Miami Heralds Monica Richardson
Monica Richardson had an epiphany early in her career. While covering education at The Florida Times-Union, Richardson wanted to sit with the copy desk and learn different aspects of how the paper worked. “And they said to me, Were not ready for you to do that yet. I remember thinking, its not what youre ready […] The post Lessons from the Miami Heralds Monica Richardson appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Wednesday, July 28, 2021 7:45:00 AM
Simone Biles, Naomi Osaka, and the medias coverage of mental health in sports
Yesterday, during the womens gymnastics team final at the Olympic Games in Tokyo, Simone Biles, of the USA, lost her bearings while performing a vault, and stumbled as she landed. Soon after, she left the venue, accompanied by a medical official; when she returned, it was only to watch her teammates. All this happened early in the morning, US time. NBC, which holds the rights to the Olympics, was broadcasting the event live on Peacock, its streaming service, but not on linear TV. The Today ...
Columbia Journalism Review at Wednesday, July 28, 2021 7:41:18 AM
This is how Im going to die — police officers recount the terrifying riot of Jan. 6
We watched the horrific acts live as they happened on Jan. 6 when insurrectionists stormed the Capitol. In the months since, weve seen more videos and photos and listened to firsthand accounts of what happened on one of the darkest days of our democracy. And yet, on Tuesday, when we saw those videos again, and […] The post This is how Im going to die — police officers recount the terrifying riot of Jan. 6 appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Wednesday, July 28, 2021 6:30:52 AM
You can save for retirement — even as a young journalist making $18,500
Below is an excerpt from The Collective, Poynters newsletter by journalists of color for journalists of color and our allies. Subscribe here to get it in your inbox the last Wednesday of every month. Rule No. 1: Its not what you make but what you save. Thats what my parents always told me as a kid. My […] The post You can save for retirement — even as a young journalist making $18,500 appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Wednesday, July 28, 2021 6:00:57 AM
‘Drew Barrymore’ To Return For Season 2 With Fully Vaccinated Live Audience
The show will start production with a full-capacity audience at CBS Broadcast Center in New York on Aug. 26. The plan is to bring back audiences on a COVID-compliant set, but as we know with all productions right now this is subject to change depending on the situation regarding the pandemic next month. Barrymore joins the majority of the latenight hosts, including Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Kimmel and Jimmy Fallon, who have recently brought back audiences. The post ‘Dre...
TV News Check at Wednesday, July 28, 2021 5:51:36 AM
Hearing Exposes TV Viewers To Blunt Language, Racial Slurs
The first day of a House investigation into the Jan. 6 uprising at the U.S. Capitol featured emotional testimony from four police officers who defended the Capitol and video clips of violence and mayhem. It was shown live widely, but not uniformly, on several television networks. Cable networks CNN, Fox News Channel and MSNBC carried the hearing, lasting more than three hours, in full. ABC preempted daytime programming to air most of it but not CBS and NBC. Instead of compelling their local stat...
TV News Check at Wednesday, July 28, 2021 5:29:38 AM
NBC’s Tokyo Olympics Off To Rough Start
For three straight nights, viewership for the Tokyo Games has been down more than 30% compared to the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in 2016, and the network has been hit by a steady stream of bad news regarding American competitors and it's discussing makegoods with advertisers. However, the numbers did allow NBC to easily win the week's primetime ratings competition with an average of 8.1 million viewers. ABC had 3.5 million, CBS had 2.3 million, Univision had 1.6 million, Fox had 1.3 million, Ion Te...
TV News Check at Wednesday, July 28, 2021 5:22:17 AM
Should we even be COVID testing people who are asymptomatic?
Covering COVID-19 is a daily Poynter briefing of story ideas about the coronavirus and other timely topics for journalists, written by senior faculty Al Tompkins. Sign up here to have it delivered to your inbox every weekday morning. Many of the most high-profile breakthrough cases involving Olympic athletes, vaccinated Texas lawmakers and vaccinated New York […] The post Should we even be COVID testing people who are asymptomatic? appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Wednesday, July 28, 2021 5:00:29 AM
Insider: Any Potential ViacomCBS-Comcast Deal On Hold
ViacomCBS and Comcasts potential partnership has been slowed by concern about the Biden Administrations pledge to aggressively enforce the nations antitrust laws, according to a source with knowledge of the discussions. Both sides are waiting to see how the new administrations regulators react to the proposed merger of AT&Ts WarnerMedia unit with Discovery, says the source, before resuming discussions about ways the two sides could work together — including any possible business combina...
TV News Check at Wednesday, July 28, 2021 5:00:09 AM
An Olympics hot mic video allegedly of an NBC producer isnt real — its a joke
A spoof video shared on a comedians Twitter page has journeyed from joke to scandal as some people sharing and seeing it online appear to believe its authentic. Its not. But heres the premise: an NBC producer is caught on a hot mic saying: “We just spoke to a chief medical examiner. They said 60% […] The post An Olympics hot mic video allegedly of an NBC producer isnt real — its a joke appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Wednesday, July 28, 2021 4:55:36 AM
NBC News To Hire 200 Employees As Part Of Streaming Expansion
NBCU News Group said it plans to hire 200 people over the next few months as it adds several new hours of live, original programming for NBC News Now, its over-the-top streaming service. NBCU News Group said the additional headcount is on top of more than 70 new hires of late. The expansion plans include doubling the size of the Today newsroom, growing NBC News breaking news and beat reporting team, expanding the MSNBC digital footprint and investing in ecommerce initiatives and CNBC Pro. T...
TV News Check at Tuesday, July 27, 2021 1:28:14 PM
Douglas Russell Joins TVU Networks As Northwest Regional Accounts Manager
TVU Networks, a provider of cloud and IP-based live video solutions, said today that Douglas Russell has joined the company as the Northwest regional accounts manager, North America Sales. Based in Seattle, Russell comes to TVU Networks from a varied audio/visual background, including senior-level engineering positions at Amazon Prime Sports and Keycode Media and field […] The post Douglas Russell Joins TVU Networks As Northwest Regional Accounts Manager appeared first on TV News Chec...
TV News Check at Tuesday, July 27, 2021 1:18:00 PM
Gannett has sold 26 publications back to local owners
During the pandemic, more than 70 newsrooms in the U.S. closed, leaving the communities they served with merged newsrooms based in other cities or no local newspapers at all. But a new piece examines the fate of local newsrooms that are moving in a different direction — back into local hands. Mark Jacob wrote about […] The post Gannett has sold 26 publications back to local owners appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Tuesday, July 27, 2021 1:12:49 PM
Journalists share the stories behind their stories with virtual storytelling collective Local Live(s
In January, María Ramírez Uribe reported a story for Charlotte-based public radio station WFAE about a local woman named Martha who was struggling to send remittances to family in her native Honduras. For migrants in the U.S., sending money to loved ones in their homeland is a common practice, but the coronavirus pandemic caused Marthas […] The post Journalists share the stories behind their stories with virtual storytelling collective Local Live(s) appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Tuesday, July 27, 2021 10:49:23 AM
Want a new job in news? Heres how to get started
Three months before Cox Media Group sold The Palm Beach Post to GateHouse Media, I knew I wanted a new challenge, aka a new job. (Id been at the same paper for almost four years.) And two years after that sale, I was ready to start looking. For me, though, looking and applying were two […] The post Want a new job in news? Heres how to get started appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Tuesday, July 27, 2021 10:30:54 AM
NBCU Boston Launches Original, Multiplatform Programming For Bilingual Audiences
The new programming includes WBTS Restaurants Remade , a streaming series about New England restaurants re-imagining their business models to adapt to challenges brought on by the pandemic; WBTS all new live and local lifestyle show The Hub Today , and WNEUs fundraising special Milagros para Ninos (Miracles for Kids) for station partner Boston Childrens Hospital. The post NBCU Boston Launches Original, Multiplatform Programming For Bilingual Audiences appeared first on TV News Che...
TV News Check at Tuesday, July 27, 2021 9:32:23 AM
Is this the messiest phase of the pandemic in America?
In June, the World Health Organization recommended continued mask-wearing as a defense against the spread of COVID-19, even among people who are fully vaccinated—advice that differed from that of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which said in May that fully vaccinated people could ditch their masks in most settings. In the US, the clashing guidance caused some confusion that rippled through media coverage; on the whole, though, the WHO story got lost in the broader COVID...
Columbia Journalism Review at Tuesday, July 27, 2021 7:36:09 AM
Simone Biles Pulls Out Of U.S. Gymnastics Team Final
Reigning Olympic gymnastics champion Simone Biles is out of todays events in Tokyo after appearing to sustain an injury while participating in the Team Final, the International Gymnastics Federation has confirmed. The U.S. Gymnastics team released a statement shortly after she exited saying she had suffered a “medical issue” and that she would be assessed to determine whether she can participate further in the Games. The post Simone Biles Pulls Out Of U.S. Gymnastics Team Final appeared fir...
TV News Check at Tuesday, July 27, 2021 7:22:30 AM
California Gov. Gavin Newsom calls out right-wing media, including Fox News
California Gov. Gavin Newsom blasted right-wing media and politicians, including several by name, because he believes they have spread COVID-19 vaccine misinformation. He said it both in a press conference Monday and during an appearance on MSNBC. According to The Sacramento Bees Andrew Sheeler, Newsom said in his Monday press conference, “We are exhausted, respectfully, […] The post California Gov. Gavin Newsom calls out right-wing media, including Fox News appeared first on Poynter...
Poynter Institute at Tuesday, July 27, 2021 6:30:54 AM
How to write with honesty in the plain style
I know how to tell you the truth in a sentence so dense and complicated and filled with jargon that you will not be able to comprehend. I also know — using my clearest and most engaging prose — how to tell you a vicious lie. This dual reality — that seemingly virtuous plainness can […] The post How to write with honesty in the plain style appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Tuesday, July 27, 2021 6:15:36 AM