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Keeping the Secret of the Iran Talks

If you found out about secret meetings between U.S. and Iranian diplomats about restricting and inspecting Iran’s nuclear program, would you tell everyone, or keep it hush-hush? It turns out that the Associated Press heard about the meetings, announced on … Continue reading

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NBC: We Don't Report Other People's Stories, Except When We Do

This is just weird. Over at Romenesko, we see a memo from NBCNews.com executive editor Gregory Gittrich warning NBC staffers not to mention or report on a WaPo story about the FBI trying to find out who was behind allegations … Continue reading

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Kochs' Tribune Play Aims to Install a New Normal

I was going to write a post about the Koch brothers’ possible purchase of the Chicago Tribune and sister papers, but Ken Doctor wrote it for me. Thanks, Ken! The Koch brothers are oil-and-gas billionaires from my hometown, Wichita KS, … Continue reading

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