Apr 27, 2017
Fred Schruers and Tom Teicholz discuss the looming Writers Guild Strike in Hollywood, the Sydney Hillman Awards, STAT, CRISPR and Chan Zuckerberg Biohub patent rights, a profile of Laurie Anderson, tampons in the news, the passing of Janathan Demme and we welcome our guest Richard Rushfiled of THE ANKLER newsletter to...
Apr 20, 2017
Bill O'Reilly, The Facebook murder, the missing aircraft carrier, a formula for saving local newspapers, Aaron Hernandez and a conversation with Jonathan Taplin about his new book, "Move Fast and Break Things"
Apr 13, 2017
Syrian Airstrikes, Pulitzer Prizes, Homeland, LA Times Editorials, and guest Tyler Rogoway of the War Zone and The Drive
Apr 6, 2017
This week we discuss how the reporting on the chemical attack in Syria; how Bill O'Reilly's settling sexual harrassment suits have led to advertisers leaving his show, despite President Trump's support of O'Reilly; the LA Times Editorial pages' multi-part condemnation of President Trump; The profile of Jeff Zucker in...
Apr 3, 2017
Fred Schruers and Tom Teicholz discuss Elizabeth Kolbert's profile of Rep. Chuck Schumer in The New Yorker, as well as the Ed Sheeran profile in Rolling Stone, prompting a discussion of when incriminating details are included or go unreported. Guest Ian Brown from Canada's the Globe and Mail, author of "Sixty" and...