Beat the Press takes a sharp look at how the media, new and old, covers and analyzes the big issues of the week. The weekly half-hour is hosted by Emily Rooney and includes a panel of critical thinkers, including Dan Kennedy of Northeastern University and WGBH's Callie Crossley.
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Much ado about "maybe", Tabloid duped, Cliche crackdown, Susan Wornick and Rants & Raves
Newsrooms decisions, Bode Miller interview, Public media transparency and Rants & Raves
Archbishop Sean O'Malley, Comcast bought Time Warner, Samuel Jackson mix-up, Rants & Raves
Scott Brown on Fox News, allegations against Woody Allen, Sochi problems and Rants & Raves
Sportscaster Jerry Remy ; is long-form news a bore? Looking at the Justin Bieber coverage
Chet Curtis remembered, Richard Sherman's outburst, Grantland and Rants & Raves
News in Review January 3, 2014
Globe owner John Henry, Gov. Christie, Dennis Rodman and Weekly Rants & Raves
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Jerry Remy's son is accused of murder.
NPR reporter eviscerates one of the network's own award-winning reports.
The great debate over whether journalism is still a viable profession.
Emily Rooney and her panel discuss their likes and dislikes of the week.
Tweeting your mother's final moments, inappropriate?
A wide open race with 12 candidates has Boston reporters tied up in knots.
Boston's newest talk radio station comes courtesy of a newspaper.
Beat The Press evaluates currents events and offers their opinion.
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