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  • The creation of a news story

    The creation of a news story

    A day in the life of Newsday‘s Mike Waldman On assignment for THE 90’s, Washington correspondent Eddie Becker spent a day with Myron “Mike” Waldman, correspondent for Newsday‘s Washington Bureau, as he went about his job. Waldman’s assignment that day was a story about a bill for the extension of unemployment benefits, and while it may not be the most sensational topic, it provides a unique look into the day-to-day life of a journalist at the time, even when it’s … Continue reading

  • [Irv Kupcinet says Happy Birthday to Chicago]

    [Irv Kupcinet says Happy Birthday to Chicago]

    Chicago journalist Irv Kupcinet jokes that his earliest memory is the arrival of DuSable [in the 1780s]. Continue reading