Two public radio news directors are among the journalists who tell the Poynter Institute’s Jill Geisler how they’re covering the war. And MJ Bear, former v.p. of online at NPR, is reviewing war coverage on her site.
The NewsHour performs “a quadruple double correction with three half-twists” for Fox News Sunday With Tony Snow, reports the Washington Post. (Scroll down.) Online NewsHour posted the correction with transcripts and real audio of Terence Smith’s original report.
A Mighty Wind, the latest improv comedy from Christopher Guest (Waiting for Guffman, Best of Show), culminates with a spoof of a public television special. Harry Shearer, host of public radio’s Le Show, also stars.
Following in the footsteps of This American Life, To the Best Of Our Knowledge goes Hollywood. Listen to the trailer for TTBOOK: The Movie. (RealAudio required.)
For now, at least, NPR is keeping correspondent Anne Garrels in Baghdad, reports The Washington Post.
On the Media‘s Bob Garfield had a little run-in with Health and Human Services Secretary Tommy Thompson–over a bagel.
Time reviews NPR’s growth and touches on a few of the other biggies in the field.