On The Media

TV Coverage of the Shutdown (and Moose Mating Calls)

Friday, October 18, 2013

Two weeks ago we talked with James Fallows about rampant false equivalency by newspapers in covering the federal government shutdown. This week, Bob speaks with Andrew Tyndall of The Tyndall Report who says broadcast news had its own weakness -- choosing anecdotal stories of real people hurt by the shutdown over informative analysis. 

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The Leonard Lopate Show

What's Happening to the Moose?

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Michelle Carstensen, wildlife health program Supervisor at the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, and Kristine Rines, a certified wildlife biologist and moose project leader at the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department, and talk about why moose are disappearing and the challenges of studying why it’s happening.