David Folkenflik http://wrti.org en A Scoop, Really? BuzzFeed, Breitbart.com Spar For Credit On Obama Video http://wrti.org/post/scoop-really-buzzfeed-breitbartcom-spar-credit-obama-video Last night a bewildering <a href="http://piersmorgan.blogs.cnn.com/2012/03/08/political-panel-on-the-relevance-timing-and-context-of-the-new-obama-video/?hpt=pm_mid">debate broke out on CNN's Piers Morgan Tonight</a> over video posted online yesterday of a young Barack Obama speaking at a student protest at Harvard Law School more than two decades ago.<p>The debate focused on whether the new BuzzFeed website or Breitbart.com deserved credit for the scoop.<p>My bewilderment stemmed from the question of why anyone would consider this video to be a scoop at all.<p>The background: Obama was a stud Thu, 08 Mar 2012 20:03:00 +0000 David Folkenflik 1238 at http://wrti.org A Scoop, Really? BuzzFeed, Breitbart.com Spar For Credit On Obama Video Rush To Judgment: Advertisers Flee Limbaugh's Show http://wrti.org/post/rush-judgment-advertisers-flee-limbaughs-show An increasing number of corporations have announced that they will no longer advertise on the show of the undisputed king of political radio talk, Rush Limbaugh, in the wake of caustic and sexually charged comments he made about a Georgetown Law student.<p>An apology over the weekend failed to quell the controversy, as both corporations and conservative commentators denounced Limbaugh's latest provocative remarks. It is far from his first such episode. Tue, 06 Mar 2012 07:56:00 +0000 David Folkenflik 1137 at http://wrti.org Rush To Judgment: Advertisers Flee Limbaugh's Show With Sale, Phila. Reporters Fear Loss Of Integrity http://wrti.org/post/sale-phila-reporters-fear-loss-integrity Philadelphia's financially troubled newspapers — the jointly owned <em>Inquirer</em> and <em>Daily News</em> — may be sold for the fourth time in six years. Circulation and advertising are down. Fri, 24 Feb 2012 05:01:00 +0000 David Folkenflik 751 at http://wrti.org With Sale, Phila. Reporters Fear Loss Of Integrity