Episode 24: THIS IS FINE

Subscribe: Spotify, iTunes, Podbean Wherein Aaron Cynic and I chat about the madness of the week focusing on the massive purge of media jobs. As HuffPost and BuzzFeed shed staff, has the digital content bubble burst? https://www.theguardian.com/media/2019/jan/24/as-huffpost-and-buzzfeed-shed-staff-has-the-digital-content-bubble-burst The digital winter turns apocalyptic https://www.cjr.org/business_of_news/buzzfeed-verizon-layoffs.php How Chicago’s ‘J-school of the Streets’ Is Reinventing Local News https://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2019/01/24/city-bureau-local-journalism-training-school-chicago-what-works-next-224114

WATCH: PAC Ad Calls Rep. Steve King “Klan & Neo-Nazi Approved”

HuffPost Journalist Christopher Mathias has been relentlessly writing about white nationalist Congressman Steve King of Iowa for… well as long as I can remember. Continually asking the RNC and King’s campaign for comments on Steve’s racist comments, and his campaigning and speaking events with nationalist and generally terrible organizations. Sadly outside of HuffPo and Christopher’s…