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    • How Publishing a 35,000-Word Manifesto Led to the Unabomber

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Jill Melancon
    • Length: 9 mins
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    "How Publishing a 35,000-Word Manifesto Led to the Unabomber" is from the September 20, 2015 Top Stories section of The Washington Post. It was written by Paul Farhi and narrated by Jill Melancon.

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    • Is This the End of Bill O’Reilly? That’s a Complicated Question.

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 7 mins
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    A sustained and widespread advertiser shunning of O’Reilly would be painful, undermining a key economic rationale for his program.

    "Is This the End of Bill O’Reilly? That’s a Complicated Question." is from the April 05, 2017 Style section of The Washington Post. It was written by Paul Farhi and narrated by Jenny Hoops.

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    • Breitbart’s Milo Yiannopoulos Resigns Following Outrage Over His Past Comments About Pedophilia

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
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    Milo Yiannopoulos, the incendiary writer and commentator who helped make Breitbart News a leading organ of the “alt-right,” resigned from the news organization Tuesday after a video of him endorsing pedophilia resurfaced online over the weekend.

    "Breitbart’s Milo Yiannopoulos Resigns Following Outrage Over His Past Comments About Pedophilia" is from the February 21, 2017 Style section of The Washington Post. It was written by Paul Farhi and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • MSNBC Host Joy Reid Faces New Questions About Her Old Blog

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    NBC News remained silent on Wednesday about MSNBC host Joy Reid amid new revelations that she once wrote blog posts raising questions about the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks that echo “truther” conspiracy theories.

    "MSNBC Host Joy Reid Faces New Questions About Her Old Blog" is from the May 31, 2018 Lifestyle section of The Washington Post. It was written by Paul Farhi and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • How Mainstream Media Missed the March That Social Media Turned Into a Phenomenon

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
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    The organizers of the many women’s marches that filled the streets of cities across the world on Saturday got the word out about their projects primarily via Facebook. From there, news spread from one feed to another, and from one mouth to another, feeding a vast river of humanity.

    "How Mainstream Media Missed the March That Social Media Turned Into a Phenomenon" is from the January 22, 2017 Lifestyle section of The Washington Post. It was written by Paul Farhi and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Andrea Tantaros Sues Fox News, Calling It a 'Sex-Fueled, Playboy Mansion-Like Cult'

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
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    "Andrea Tantaros Sues Fox News, Calling It a 'Sex-Fueled, Playboy Mansion-Like Cult' " is from the August 23, 2016 Lifestyle section of The Washington Post. It was written by Paul Farhi and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Has the White House Press Office’s Silence Become a Weapon in Its War on the Media?

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
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    An eye-opening sentence has appeared in several important news stories about the Trump administration in recent days: The White House did not respond to requests for comment.

    "Has the White House Press Office’s Silence Become a Weapon in Its War on the Media?" is from the February 20, 2017 Arts and Entertainment section of The Washington Post. It was written by Paul Farhi and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • What We're Losing When We Say Goodbye to Alt Weeklies, the Rebels of Journalism

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 7 mins
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    They wrote about rock music and marijuana, when those were actually daring things to write about. They used profanity sometimes, when even sometimes was rude and shocking. In the back, past the ads for head shops, porn theaters and escort services, there were classified listings that featured a strange code of longing and desire: “SWM seeks SWF for LT relationship, light S&M.”

    "What We're Losing When We Say Goodbye to Alt Weeklies, the Rebels of Journalism" is from the August 24, 2017 Style section of The Washington Post. It was written by Paul Farhi and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Why All That Talent Is Headed out the Door at ESPN

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
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    "Why All That Talent Is Headed out the Door at ESPN" is from the April 27, 2016 Lifestyle section of The Washington Post. It was written by Paul Farhi and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • CNN vs. Fox: Why These Two Cable Networks Can’t Stop Talking About Each Other

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 6 mins
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    When a young survivor of the Parkland, Fla., school shooting accused CNN of trying to “script” his questions for its town-hall-style telecast last week, Fox News’s opinionated hosts Tucker Carlson and Laura Ingraham jumped on the story.

    "CNN vs. Fox: Why These Two Cable Networks Can’t Stop Talking About Each Other" is from the February 28, 2018 Lifestyle section of The Washington Post. It was written by Paul Farhi and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • At the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, the Buzz Was Reduced to a Snore — Until Michelle Wolf Showed Up

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 6 mins
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    There were no sitcom actors. No Olympians or supermodels or Real Housewives, either. Even some of the usual high-profile media names were missing, too. And for the second consecutive year, so was the president.

    "At the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, the Buzz Was Reduced to a Snore — Until Michelle Wolf Showed Up" is from the April 29, 2018 Lifestyle section of The Washington Post. It was written by Paul Farhi and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Fox News Commentator Exits with a Searing Attack on Fox News

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Commentator and author Ralph Peters isn’t just closing the door on his career at Fox News Channel. He’s slamming it right off the hinges.

    "Fox News Commentator Exits with a Searing Attack on Fox News" is from the March 20, 2018 Arts and Entertainment section of The Washington Post. It was written by Paul Farhi and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • A Journalist on the Crime Beat Becomes the Subject of Some Skeptical Journalism

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 7 mins
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    Kevin Deutsch’s professional life has become a hash of denials and self-justification, a running argument with his doubters. “The truth is on my side,” he wrote earlier this year, “ but . . . who is willing to seek out that truth?”

    "A Journalist on the Crime Beat Becomes the Subject of Some Skeptical Journalism" is from the September 17, 2017 Style section of The Washington Post. It was written by Paul Farhi and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Gawker Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Jill Melancon
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "Gawker Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection" is from the June 10, 2016, Business section of The Washington Post. It was written by Paul Farhi and narrated by Jill Melancon.

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    • The Mysterious Group That's Picking Breitbart Apart, One Tweet at a Time

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 7 mins
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    Hardly anyone paid attention last November when a strangely named Twitter account, Sleeping Giants, sent its first tweet into the digisphere. “Are you aware that you’re advertising on Breitbart, the alt-right’s biggest champion, today?” read the tweet, aimed at a consumer lending outfit called Social Finance. “Are you supporting them publicly?”

    "The Mysterious Group That's Picking Breitbart Apart, One Tweet at a Time" is from the September 22, 2017 Style section of The Washington Post. It was written by Paul Farhi and narrated by Jenny Hoops.

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    • Breitbart News Seems to Be Cleaning House After Readers and Advertisers Drift Away

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Faced with an advertiser boycott and plummeting readership, Breitbart News has lately been trimming back some of its more extreme elements in what may be a bid for more mainstream respectability.

    "Breitbart News Seems to Be Cleaning House After Readers and Advertisers Drift Away" is from the June 07, 2017 Style section of The Washington Post. It was written by Paul Farhi and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Sean Hannity Thinks Viewers Can Tell the Difference Between News and Opinion. Hold on a Moment.

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
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    The lines among commentary, reporting and partisanship keep moving, blurring distinctions.

    "Sean Hannity Thinks Viewers Can Tell the Difference Between News and Opinion. Hold on a Moment." is from the March 28, 2017 Style section of The Washington Post. It was written by Paul Farhi and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Journalist Says Omarosa Manigault Bullied Her and Mentioned a ‘Dossier’ on Her

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
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    Conflict and controversy seem to follow Omarosa Manigault, who stirred up plenty of both as a reality-TV star and a longtime associate of President Trump.

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    • Jury Awards Hulk Hogan $115 Million in Lawsuit against Gawker Media over Sex Tape

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Jill Melancon
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "Jury Awards Hulk Hogan $115 Million in Lawsuit against Gawker Media over Sex Tape" is from the March 18, 2016 Life and Entertainment section of The Washington Post. It was written by Paul Farhi and narrated by Jill Melancon.

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    • Thanks to Trump, Fringe News Enters the Mainstream

    • By: Paul Farhi
    • Narrated by: Jill Melancon
    • Length: 8 mins
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    "Thanks to Trump, Fringe News Enters the Mainstream" is from the Life and Entertainment section of The Washington Post. It was written by Paul Farhi and narrated by Jill Melancon.

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