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Views Preview: Amazon Vs. The New York Times

Oct 20, 2015

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One guy says the reporting isn’t accurate. Another says it is. It’s a case of finger pointing between Amazon vice president Jay Carney and New York Times executive editor Dean Baquet. What is the environment really like in the Amazon headquarters?

Jay Carney, Medium: “What the New York Times didn’t tell you

Dean Baquet, Medium: “Dean Baquet responds to Jay Carney’s Medium post

Jeremy Barr, POLITICO: “New York Times, Amazon tussle over August exposé

Erik Wemple, Washington Post: “Amazon’s weak attack on the New York Times

Jasper Jackson, The Guardian: “Amazon claims New York Times didn’t check facts for work culture exposé

Jodi Kantor & David Streitfeld, New York Times: “Inside Amazon: Wrestling big ideas in a bruising workplace

David Streitfeld & Jodi Kantor, New York Times: “Jeff Bezos says Amazon won’t tolerate ‘callous’ management practice

John Cook, Geek Wire: “Full memo: Jeff Bezos responds to brutal NYT story, says it doesn’t represent the Amazon he leads

Seth Fiegerman, Mashable: “Amazon is not a ‘soulless, dystopian workplace,’ despite what you’ve read

Justin Fox, Bloomberg View: “A job at Amazon isn’t for everybody

Nick Gass, POLITICO: “Jay Carney: NYTimes article on Amazon fundamentally flawed

Cavuto’s mea culpa

Fox News Channel vice president and anchor Neil Cavuto issued an apology after a frequent guest -- touted as a CIA expert -- was arrested and charged with lying about his status as a member of that organization to gain access to classified information.

Dylan Byers, CNN: “Wayne Simmons, recurring Fox News guest, charged with lying about CIA ties

Brian Stelter, CNN: “Neil Cavuto’s mea culpa as CIA ‘operative’ Wayne Simmons accused of lying

Matt Zapotosky, Washington Post: “He claimed to be ex-CIA and was quoted as an expert on Fox News. Prosecutors say it was a lie.

Inae Oh, Mother Jones: “Feds say Fox News’ favorite CIA source is a total fraud

Rosie Gray, BuzzFeed: “TV analyst who allegedly lied about CIA past was part of Pentagon program for analysts

Erik Wemple, Washington Post: “Amazing Fox News quotes from tough guy Wayne Simmons, alleged CIA career fabricator

David Barstow, New York Times: “Behind TV analysts, Pentagon’s hidden hand

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Trump outsmarts the media… again

Donald Trump and Ben Carson threatened to pull out of the next Republican debate unless CNBC agreed to change certain rules. CNBC originally wanted the debate to run three hours and to eliminate the opening and closing statements. The two front-runners asserted pressure and the cable networked relented.

David Uberti, Columbia Journalism Review: “How Donald Trump outsmarted the media again

Alex Isenstadt, POLITICO: “GOP campaign call with debate host CNBC gets heated

Trump and Carson threaten to opt out of CNBC debate

John Nolte, Breitbart: “CNBC agrees to two-hour debate: This is why Donald Trump is winning

Erik Wemple, Washington Post: “Donald Trump claims victory over CNBC

Paige Lavender, Huffington Post: “CNBC caves to Trump, agrees to limit GOP debate to 2 hours

Ebony’s Cosby Cover

Goldie Taylor, EBONY: “Cliff-hanger: Can ‘The Cosby Show’ survive? Should it?

Maria Puente, USA Today: “’Shattered’ Bill Cosby ‘Ebony’ cover enrages, gratifies Twitter

Roo Ciambriello, Adweek: “Ebony’s Cracked Huxtables cover ignites a mix of praise and outcry

Corrine Heller, E!: “Ebony releases controversial Cosby Show cover, Malcolm-Jamal Warner & Raven-Symone reunite and discuss it

Awesomely Luvvie: “About that EBONY Magazine cover and the Cosby Conundrum

Finding ‘Truth’

Lloyd Grove, The Daily Beast: “How the Dan Rather movie ‘Truth’ lies about good journalism

David Bauder, Associated Press: “CBS bans advertising for critical film

Mark Olsen, Los Angeles Times: “Review: ‘Truth’ a plodding retelling of the downfall of CBS News’ Dan Rather

Cynthia Littleton, Variety: “’Truth’: Movie reignites heated debate over ’60 Minutes II’ scandal

Locker Room Rules

Paul Dehner, Jr.: Cincinnati Enquirer: “Andrew Whitworth frustrated by naked video, NFL policy

Justin Block, Huffington Post: “Bengals player wants changes to NFL locker room policy after on-air nude incident

Darin Gantt, NBC Sports: “Bengals tackle Andrew Witworth upset after his nude scene