Chris Krug

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Name: Chris Krug
Date registered: July 3, 2017
URL: http://watchdog.org

Latest posts

  1. Krug: Let’s get real about fake news — August 27, 2017
  2. Krug: President Trump disrupting news consumption, bringing in more women — August 2, 2017
  3. Krug: Editors and publishers fail when transparency is absent in reader ‘comments’ — July 17, 2017
  4. Krug: Trump hunt begs question: What is the media’s business? — July 3, 2017

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Aug 27

Krug: Let’s get real about fake news

Fake news is so passé, but we can’t get past it.

Seriously, it’s been probably, what, at least 15 seconds since someone accused someone else of stretching a story to suit their needs, twisting a fact, a comment or an …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/294596/krug-lets-get-real-fake-news/

Aug 02

Krug: President Trump disrupting news consumption, bringing in more women

This just in: President Donald Trump is polarizing.

Some love him. Some hate him. Hate is a strong word, but they hate him.

There are probably some who are too busy watching “The Price Is Right” or rainbow-vomiting cat videos …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/294192/krug-president-trump-disrupting-news-consumption-bringing-women/

Jul 17

Krug: Editors and publishers fail when transparency is absent in reader ‘comments’

Where the media falls down so badly so often is in its approach to stories.

Slanted and misleading headlines, hyperbolic and unsubstantiated reporting that’s short on facts and long on opinion, and manufactured outrage probably are the worst of what …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/293979/krug-editors-publishers-fail-transparency-absent-reader-comments/

Jul 03

Krug: Trump hunt begs question: What is the media’s business?

Supporters said all along that President Donald Trump would be good for American business.

But many didn’t anticipate that the American media business stood to benefit from his presidency.

Currently the greatest love-hate relationship in U.S. politics, the mainstream and …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/293845/krug-trump-hunt-begs-question-medias-business/