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March 25, 2008

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Lippman/Dewey

Latest elite magazine story on the Huffington Post and the death of newspapers: so-so.

Rex’s identification of the dueling public philosophies of Walter Lippman and John Dewey as the most interesting idea in the piece: excellent.

(I’d write more about am on the road. Look for a follow-up sometime soon.)

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Posted March 25, 2008 at 3:32 | Comments (1) | Permasnark
File under: Briefly Noted

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You have this so right, Robin.

I'm trying to muster the energy to do a point-by-point analysis of Alterman's flawed assumptions, only because I fear a lot of our folks will read it and don't want it lying there unchallenged. But really, there is so useful and provocative stuff toward the end ...

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