More Media Literacy Thoughts

On Monday, I talked about how the Shirley Sherrod story pointed up why "context"  is important in evaluating the media information we all are constantly exposed to. Every day on non-news and "reality-style" entertainment TV shows, I see all kinds of "creative" editing that distorts the material and blurs our perception of the "context"of what Read more about More Media Literacy Thoughts[…]

Email Subject Lines – Open Me!

Image via Wikipedia Most media pitches are sent by email, so how do you make sure YOUR pitch gets opened?  It's not uncommon for journalists to receive 200-500 emails a day.  Who has the time to open and read every one and still get their job done?  Nobody!  That's why the delete key can be Read more about Email Subject Lines – Open Me![…]