9/11: Beyond the Anniversary

 by David Schimke

A new collection of essays about the causes and effects of terror is a must read, particularly after the media blitz that accompanied the tenth anniversary of 9/11...

The Crockpot: A Weekly Digest

by Staff

Links from around the web, including the most hilarious typo of all time, the triumph of new-age medicine, and more.  

The Crockpot: A Weekly Digest 09.08.11

by Staff

This week's link collection includes 50 Documentaries to see before you die, super fathers (with 150 children), a Domino's on the moon, and more...

The Crockpot: A Weekly Digest 09.01.11

by Staff

This week: The Kama Sutra, the Russian hospital system, a high-tech spitball gun, and more...   


The Crockpot: A Weekly Digest 08.25.11

by Staff

This week’s link collection includes the dark energy of the brain, a 105-year-old investment banker, movie clichés, and more...  

Editor’s Note

by David Schimke

Whether in polite conversation or a passionate argument, political dialogue should challenge your preconceptions and prejudices...

The Elements of Press Release Style

by Gary Klien, from McSweeney’s Internet Tendency

A guide to concise obfuscation for public relations professionals...

All the PR That’s Fit to Print

by John Sullivan, from Columbia Journalism Review

If you thought you were getting your news from a journalist, think again...