Tuesday, April 19, 2011
jimmy Breslin On The Press and His Life
Words and Wisdom of Jimmy Breslin
Pulitzer Prize-winning and hard working reporter Jimmy Breslin was interview last week by CUNY investigative report in residence Tom Robbins on the publication of his new book Branch Rickey by Jimmy Breslin at the CUNY Graduate Center (The old Harold Tribune building) . (Video)
Media, is the Plural of Mediocrity
Investigative Reporting Not Done Today's Reports Mostly About OpinionsI say as a reader your getting robbed . . . Go Out and report that is with two feet and go out and climb stairs . pay attent to what the guy said - shut up and listen. He was the first to report charges that a narcotics suspect had been tortured with an electronic stun gun while in police custody in Queens. He was also cited for sympathetic portraits of AIDS victims.