Chris Neary is a producer for On the Media.
iPhone or Android/Mac or PC?
An old iPhone and an old Mac
What word would the other producers use to describe you?
What embarrasses you about your media diet?
SportsCenter. God, it's horrible.
What would your cable news show be called?
It's Exactly As I Feared with Chris Stewart (I'd change my name for showbiz)
What is your favorite thing about On the Media?
The late 90s alt-country we have piped into the office at all times.
On a streaming cable station that aims to cover the whole autism world, some of the channel's hosts are on the autistic spectrum.
The way campaigns are run is changing rapidly and it's up to reporters to catch up. OTM producers PJ Vogt and Chris Neary talk about what the modern campaign looks like from the inside with Sasha Issenberg, author of the book Victory Lab: The Secret Science of Winning Campaigns. You'll also hear from political consultant Hal Malchow and Columbia Professor Don Green - each of whom helped change the way campaigns are run.
Bert Jansch - High Days
In Foreign Policy, political commentator Sultan Al Qassemi made the case that Al Jazeera and Al Arabiya are, for political reasons, misrepresenting the reality on the ground in Syria. Bob speaks with Qassemi, who outlines what he sees as the problems with the coverage of the region's most important news sources.