Google is a brick wall; get paid to poke holes in it

COMMENTARY Journoterrorist By Michael Koretzky Attention newspaper reporters: I’ll pay you $1,000 to interview this attorney about her latest case – even though I don’t care if she wins or loses. Her name is Harmeet Dhillon. We spoke on the phone recently, and we agreed only on this… Google is mocking its new slogan (Do the right thing)…

Unpaid interns: Slaves who pay tuition

COMMENTARY Journoterrorist By Michael Koretzky Six months ago, I spoke on an internship panel and pissed off everyone – because I offered to pay students for their work. I’m editor of Debt.com, which (like everything else these days) is owned by a bigger company. Usually, a Human Resources rep recruits at college job and internship fairs.…

Journoterrorist: College newspapers are ignorant about awareness, Save Student Newsrooms Day

COMMENTARY Journoterrorist By Michael Koretzky Today is Save Student Newsrooms Day. It’s kind of stupid. The concept isn’t. College newspapers are bleeding to death. “The student media landscape has been shaken in the last two years by plummeting revenues and changing reading patterns,” The New York Times reported – in 2013. Five years later, it’s only gotten worse.…

Journoterrorist: DOUBLE-DOWN SYNDROME

COMMENTARY Journoterrorist By Michael Koretzky One of these guys is a college student. The other needs to grow up. On the left is Cody Nespor, editor of The Rocket, the newspaper at Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania. On the right is Aaron Bernstine, a Pennsylvania state representative who hates him. On Saturday, Bernstine tweeted… What did…

How do smart people become stupid? They turn bitter

Journoterrorist By Michael Koretzky When I met James Tracy in 2003, he wasn’t crazy yet. Last week, he was crying on the witness stand in federal court. Between then and now, something went slowly haywire. A decade after I first spoke with him, Tracy made international headlines for insisting the Sandy Hook massacre “never took place”…

Let Nazis talk

By Michael Koretzky Nazis are useful Journalists should interview white supremacists much more often than they do. Nothing demystifies racists like listening to them talk. Since racists believe they’re naturally superior, they’re often shocked when spics, kikes, niggers, and fags don’t crumple under the weight of their Aryan wisdom. That’s when they expose themselves as…