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Rush Limbaugh has died at the age of 70. Join us as we look back at how he transformed the talk radio genre while shaping today’s Republican party. Also, a member of the Biden press team resigns, evaluating the coverage of former the Trump impeachment trial, and ‘Framing Britney Spears.’

Brian Flood, Fox News: "Rush Limbaugh, conservative talk radio pioneer, dead at 70"

Ethan Sacks, NBC News: "Conservative radio personality Rush Limbaugh has died at age 70"

Marc Fisher, Washington Post: "Rush Limbaugh, conservative radio provocateur and cultural phenomenon, dies at 70"

Robert D. McFadden, New York Times: "Rush Limbaugh, talk radio's conservative provocateur, dies at 70"

Joe Walsh, Forbes: "Rush Limbaugh's biggest - and most controversial - moments"

Paul Farhi, Washington Post: "Rush Limbaugh is ailing. And so if the conserative-talk radio industry"

'Framing Britney Spears'

Times Insider Staff: “Behind the making of ‘Framing Britney Spears’

Julia Jacobs, New York Times: “’Sorry, Britney’: Media is criticized for past coverage, and some own up

Kayla Keegan, Good Housekeeping: “The truth about Britney Spears’s involvement in the ‘Framing Britney’ documentary

Brian Lowry, CNN: “’Framing Britney Spears’ is as much about the singer’s fans as her legal woes

Julia Jacobs, New York Times: “Justin Timberlake apologizes to Britney Spears and Janet Jackson

Biden press aide resigns

Caleb Ecarma, Vanity Fair: “’I will destroy you’: Biden aide threatened a Politico reporter pursuing a story on his relationship

Michael D. Shear, New York Times: “White House press aide resigns over call to reporter

Arlette Saenz, Kaitlan Collins, Jason Hoffman & Oliver Darcy, CNN: “White House deputy press secretary resigns after threatening reporter for story about him

Sarah Rumpf, Mediaite: “Breaking: TJ Ducklo resigns from White House Comms team after reporter harassment controversy

Erik Wemple, Washington Post: “Opinion: ‘I will destroy you’: Biden White House’s first media scandal

Erik Wemple, Washington Post: “Opinion: Politico loses scoop to People

Adam Carlson, People: “Reporter foregoes covering president as romance blossoms with Biden aide battling cancer: Didn't think twice"

Impeachment trial concludes


Amy Gardner, Mike DeBonis, Seung Min Kim & Karoun Demirjian, Washington Post: “Trump acquitted on impeachment charge of inciting deadline attack on the Capitol

Nicholas Fandos, New York Times: “Trump acquitted of inciting insurrection, even as bipartisan majority votes ‘guilty’

Tiffany Hsu & Katie Robertson, New York Times: “You can barely tell it’s the same trial in cable impeachment coverage

Lincoln Project implodes

Lachlan Markay, Axios: “Scoop: Lincoln Project co-founder resigns

Amanda Becker, The 19th: “Inside the Lincoln Project’s ‘toxic’ workplace

Steve Peoples, AP: “Lincoln Project to launch outside probe amid new revelations

Miranda Green, New York Magazine: “The predator in the Lincoln Project

Blake Montgomery & Allison Quinn, The Daily Beast: “Lincoln Project sinks deeper into turmoil as ex-staffers demand to speak freely

Joe Concha, The Hill: “The swift death of the media darlings known as the Lincoln Project

Seth J. Frantzman, The Jerusalem Post: “How was a lack of diversity the sign for the Lincoln Project’s downfall?

‘Idol’ returns with Claudia Conway

Daniel D’Addario, Variety: “How ‘American Idol’ used Claudia Conway

Kimberly Ricci, Uproxx: “’American Idol’ is being dragged for giving Kellyanne Conway a chance to portray herself as a doting mother in the wake of abuse allegations

Where’s the Dinosaur Reporting?

Mary Louise Kelly, NPR: “8-year-old calls out NPR for lack of dinosaur stories

Jeremy Blum, HuffPost: “8-year-old sends stern letter urging NPR to broadcast more dinosaur stories

AMY SIMONS teaches multi-platform reporting and editing to students in the convergence journalism interest area.