Views of the News: TV campaign ads; Papers burning; Obamacare messup; Cooper's Out - So What?

Jul 11, 2012

A License to Print Money

Brian Naylor, NPR: "Swing State TV Stations Spiking Ad Rates As Campaign Cash Pours In"

Suzanne Vranica, The Wall Street Journal: "ESPN Grabs Political Football"

Annenberg Public Policy Center's "Urge TV stations to check third party ads before airing them"

Lyman Morales, Gallup: "America's Confidence in Television News Drops to New Low"

Papers Setting Selves on Fire

David Carr, The New York Times: "The Fissures are Growing for Papers"

Alan D. Mutter, Newsosaur blog: "What's Next for Newspapers?"

Anna Tarkov, Poynter: "Journatic worker takes 'This American Life' inside outsourced journalism"

Robert Andrews, Paid Content: "Young tablet owners more willing to pay for news"

Jumping the Gun and Getting It Wrong

Tom Goldstein, SCOTUSblog: "We're getting wildly differing assessments"

Amy Sullivan, The New Republic: "Who Reported It First?  Who Cares?"

What We Still Don't Know About Obamacare

Walter Shapiro, Columbia Journalism Review: "Why is 'issue coverage' so boring -- and often wrong?"

Meg Handley, US News: "What the Obamacare Ruling Means for Consumers"

Kaiser Family Foundation: "Health Reform Quiz"

Christopher Weaver & Louise Radnofsky, The Wall Street Journal: "States Interpret Ruling to Cut Medicaid Now"

Emily Ramshaw, The Texas Tribune: "Perry: TX Won't Implement Key Elements of Health Reform"

The Worst Kept Secret

Ross Luippold, Huffington Post: "Anderson Cooper Comes Out: 14 Things That Shocked Us More"

Jennifer Vanasco, Huffingtn Post: "Why It Matters That Anderson Cooper Came Out as Gay"