Archive for April, 2013

Coming Soon….

Monday, April 8th, 2013

From Library of America:
“American Pastimes: The Very Best of RedSmith.”
Introduction: Dan Okrent
Afterword: Terence Smith
Pub date: May 2, 2013

Society of Professional Journalists Hall of Fame

Saturday, April 6th, 2013

Hall of Fame Dinner Announcement
NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell, Washington Post sports columnist Thomas Boswell, author and political journalist Haynes Johnson and New York Times/CBS News/PBS correspondent Terence Smith will be inducted into the Hall of Fame of the D.C. Pro Chapter, Society of Professional Journalists, on June 11, 2013.
The criterion for membership in the [...]

NRA versus the NPC

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

For more than 100 years, the National Press Club has been neutral ground: an agreeable watering hole a few blocks from the White House where presidents and potentates have held forth on issues of the day. Sometimes, they even make news.
But yesterday, the NPC got played by the NRA.
The National Rifle Association sent its [...]