Bill Doskoch: Media, BPS*, Film, Minutiae

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'When the newspaper is the news'

NYT public editor Byron Calame on how the paper covers itself. An excerpt: Even the best newspapers sometimes have difficulty covering themselves with the same high-quality journalism they offer readers on other topics. Newspapers such as The New York Times could better serve readers by seeking innovative ways to cope with the complicated problems and […]

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They're baa-aack!!

Attentive consumers of Toronto news media products may recall the bust of some DVD pirates last week, with more than 150,000 DVDs reportedly seized. Well, it appears that monster has more than one head. Walking up Spadina from Dundas St. Friday afternoon, I saw about three little freelance DVD stands hawking the latest in pirated […]

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