Tag Archives: Yellow Journalism

Mudslinging, a Messy Word

I’m so tired of all the mudslinging, a noun meaning, the use of insults and accusations, especially unjust ones, with the aim of damaging the reputation of another. The term muckraker comes to mind, a word Theodore Roosevelt coined in … Continue reading

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Could You Keep It Down

It’s funny how information comes to you. While at the library perusing the stacks, I came across a book I had read long ago about newspaper publisher, Joseph Pulitzer (Pulitzer: A Life, by Denis Brian). He owned the well-respected New … Continue reading

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