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Sunday, September 18, 2011

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Intro to Mass Comm by Baran put on reserve

I have went through the process to get our class text, Baran's Intro to Mass Comm, put on reserve at the library. The librarians say it might take two weeks to process, but after that, at least, it will be there for you, if you need it.

Monday, September 12, 2011

Paul Krugman, The Years of Shame

An alternative response to the 9-11-11 commemorations, from a Nobel Prize-winning New York Times columnist, which caused former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld to cancel his subscription, in this Fox News reported response. Krugman's follow-up post today.

Sponge Bob, the brain sucker?

This recent study on media effects, reported in various places today (including the LA Times and The Columbian), argues that case. What do you think of the research methodology? What do you think of the results?