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Chat 2.26.2014 Journalists in pop culture

March 6, 2014 - Posted in #wjchat archives , Web Journalism Posted by:

4:38 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @scottleadingham: Job for journalism nerds: Harvard’s @NiemanLab hiring staff writer/editor: http://t.co/iEASsvnPIo #wjchat

Kenna Griffin
@profkrg


4:40 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @scottleadingham: Job for journalism nerds: Harvard’s @NiemanLab hiring staff writer/editor: http://t.co/iEASsvnPIo #wjchat

Aram Zucker-Scharff
@Chronotope


4:40 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @scottleadingham: Job for journalism nerds: Harvard’s @NiemanLab hiring staff writer/editor: http://t.co/iEASsvnPIo #wjchat

Henry Belot
@Henry_Belot


4:41 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @scottleadingham: Job for journalism nerds: Harvard’s @NiemanLab hiring staff writer/editor: http://t.co/iEASsvnPIo #wjchat

Elizabeth Redman
@elizabethredman


4:49 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @scottleadingham: Job for journalism nerds: Harvard’s @NiemanLab hiring staff writer/editor: http://t.co/iEASsvnPIo #wjchat

Pandy Monium
@pandymonium01


4:54 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @scottleadingham: Job for journalism nerds: Harvard’s @NiemanLab hiring staff writer/editor: http://t.co/iEASsvnPIo #wjchat

Tari SJ Akpodiete
@SoloJourno


4:55 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Why Skype isn’t safe for journalists http://t.co/HnCPU1vyYO #wjchat

Inkosi Inkosikazi
@AnonyNewsNet


4:55 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
The #wjchat chat is starting in 5 minutes. http://t.co/uiuHCahyqo #ChatSalad…

ChatSalad
@ChatSalad


4:56 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
10 min until #wjchat kick-off! Tonight we’re looking at journalist and how we’re portrayed/perceived in pop culture. Still time to send Qs!

wjchat
@wjchat


4:59 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: 10 min until #wjchat kick-off! Tonight we’re looking at journalist and how we’re portrayed/perceived in pop culture. Still time

KPCCcha
@KPCCElaine


4:59 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: 10 min until #wjchat kick-off! Tonight we’re looking at journalist and how we’re portrayed/perceived in pop culture. Still time

Tari SJ Akpodiete
@SoloJourno


5:00 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: 10 min until #wjchat kick-off! Tonight we’re looking at journalist and how we’re portrayed/perceived in pop culture. Still time

Anthony Adornato
@AnthonyAdornato


5:00 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat 10 min until #wjchat kick-off! Tonight we’re looking at journalist and how we’re portrayed/perceived in pop culture. Still time..

Polly Irungu
@pollyirungu


5:00 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: 10 min until #wjchat kick-off! Tonight we’re looking at journalist and how we’re portrayed/perceived in pop culture. Still time

SocialKimLy
@SocialKimLy


5:03 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Welcome to the 208rd episode of #wjchat, a weekly discussion for web journalists.

wjchat
@wjchat


5:05 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat I’m joining for the first time this week. I’m a junior at ohio university studying journalism #wjchat

alexis bartolomucci
@lexbartolomucci


5:05 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
This week, we’re talking about journalists and how we’re portrayed in popular media #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:05 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Welcome to the 208rd episode of #wjchat, a weekly discussion for web journalists.

Suzi Steffen
@SOJCSuzi


5:05 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Whoop di whoop! RT @wjchat Welcome to the 208rd episode of #wjchat, a weekly discussion for web journalists.

Polly Irungu
@pollyirungu


5:05 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Let’s get started! Please introduce yourself, respond to questions & share your knowledge! #DontJustBeALurker #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:06 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
REMINDER: It’s not too late to send us your Qs! Please direct to @wjchat) #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:07 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Hi everyone! I am a sophomore studying Journalism and International studies at the @uosojc. This is my 4th time at @wjchat #wjchat #J205

Polly Irungu
@pollyirungu


5:07 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat hola folks! I’m a camera jockey wearing a bow tie right now, I’ll be behind the scenes today with #wjchat crew, send us some Qs!

Shaminder Dulai
@SDulai


5:07 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat Hi! I’m a reporter from a northern Illinois newspaper. On our topic, I like journalism movies. ^_^ #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:07 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat Hey everyone! Happy to see so many students checking in tonight. Stick with us, you’ll learn a lot. #wjchat

Alex J. Martin
@amartinmedia


5:08 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@SDulai haha lovely intro. Nice to meet you! #wjchat

Polly Irungu
@pollyirungu


5:08 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Yes! RT @amartinmedia @wjchat Hey everyone! Happy to see so many students checking in tonight. Stick with us, you’ll learn a lot. #wjchat

Polly Irungu
@pollyirungu


5:08 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat Hey peeps! Alexandra Manzano, social media for @Oregonian. Let’s do this! #wjchat

Alexandra Manzano
@AliManzano


5:08 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Broadcast journalism student at @ohiou! #wjchat

Taylor Petras
@taypetras


5:08 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat David here! Senior studying Public Affairs Journalism (& Photojournalism) at UGA’s Grady College for Journalism & Mass Comm. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:09 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Photojournalism student and web geek from @csulb checking in. #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:09 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
We’ll get started in 2 min, in meantime, here’s a link worth checking out from the one & only @RoyPeterClark http://t.co/Cl4qtDMJbz #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:09 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat Abe Hefter here. Journalism lecturer @ Concordia U and longtime sports radio jounolist. Keeping an eye on #HABS game, too. #wjchat

Abe Hefter
@hefteronthehabs


5:10 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Here at CSULB, next to Alex @Indoctrinated #wjchat

James Delahoussaye
@JP_Delahoussaye


5:10 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Hey #UGA #ONASPJ people! Tune into #wjchat now!

Discussion topic: journalists and how we’re portrayed in popular media.

ONA/SPJ at UGA
@ONA_SPJ


5:11 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat Hey everyone! I produce talk shows for KGO in San Francisco. Former reporter at KALW in SF and WGAN Portland, Me #wjchat

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


5:11 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat hiiii I’m Kim in Pittsburgh, more of a Murphy Brown than a Zoe Barnes :) #wjchat

SocialKimLy
@SocialKimLy


5:11 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat Bill Cannon, Digital Director at @jconline in Lafayette, IN. Chatting w/ you while baking calzones. #wjchat #yum

William Cannon
@NewsCannon


5:11 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@Indoctrinated @csulb Are you majoring in Journalism + International studies? I am not sure what route I should take. #wjchat

Polly Irungu
@pollyirungu


5:12 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q1: Do pop culture portrayals of journalists change how we think/approach our craft? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:12 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@NewsCannon @wjchat @jconline I love calzones!! #wjchat

Polly Irungu
@pollyirungu


5:12 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@pollyirungu @csulb I’m majoring in journalism and minoring in anthropology. #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:13 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A1: The positive portrayals inspire me to do better, to put public service first. #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:13 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q1: Culture of celebrity often results in compromised integrity, so journos must be mindful of how ego informs choices @wjchat #wjchat

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


5:13 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat journalism prof at Ithaca College, Park School #wjchat

Anthony Adornato
@AnthonyAdornato


5:13 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q1: Do pop culture portrayals of journalists change how we think/approach our craft? #wjchat

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


5:13 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @dcap: Q1: Culture of celebrity often results in compromised integrity, so journos must be mindful of how ego informs choices @wjchat #w

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:14 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@dcap Profound and well-said. #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:14 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat Late here! Former Patch editor, current freelancer/job-hunter. I have my own Facebook page that might become a site. #wjchat

Nicole Mooradian
@notblue


5:14 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A1. It typically reminds me that I need to go buy more whiskey. #wjchat

Alex J. Martin
@amartinmedia


5:14 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @dcap: Q1: Culture of celebrity often results in compromised integrity, so journos must be mindful of how ego informs choices @wjchat #w

James Delahoussaye
@JP_Delahoussaye


5:15 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @dcap Q1: Culture of celebrity often results in compromised integrity, so journos must be mindful of how ego informs choices #wjchat

Polly Irungu
@pollyirungu


5:15 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Journalism major at @ohiou #wjchat

Aaren Host
@AarenHost


5:15 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A1 Personally, the public’s perception motivates me to prove them wrong. That journalists are trustworthy individuals #wjchat

Taylor Petras
@taypetras


5:15 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @taypetras: A1 Personally, the public’s perception motivates me to prove them wrong. That journalists are trustworthy individuals #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:15 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A1-If not how we think/approach our craft, it does how others do. People say “off the record” without knowing what it means. #wjchat

Nicole Mooradian
@notblue


5:15 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@taypetras Yes! Public trust should be our greatest treasure. #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:15 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A1 People tend to think portrayals are real life. We have to work harder to show otherwise. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:15 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A1: I think journalists are often portrayed as people who don’t care, and don’t have skin in the game. We have to show humanity. #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:15 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @AnonyNewsNet: Why Skype isn’t safe for journalists http://t.co/HnCPU1vyYO #wjchat

marie christine
@miawkoue


5:16 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Too much Turner Classic movies? RT @amartinmedia: @wjchat A1. It typically reminds me that I need to go buy more whiskey. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:16 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
How do you deal with it? MT @notblue: @wjchat A1- People say “off the record” without knowing what it means. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:16 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A1 I think some portrayals are positive while others are negative. it’s hard to take from the good and get rid of the bad #wjchat

alexis bartolomucci
@lexbartolomucci


5:17 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A1 Yes. They make you feel like a courageous crusader bucking the system even when youre writing about mundane stories. #wjchat

Mike Roe
@MikeRoe


5:17 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q1: #wjchat I try to act like Clark Kent. Seriously though, I’m not sure a hollywood portrayl has anything to teach a legit journo.

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


5:17 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A1. I think it gives our audience and bad perception of our craft and gives us a stereotype to overcome. #wjchat

Lexy Cruz
@lexybcruz


5:17 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@rachelcstella I agree! as well as reporting the truth #wjchat

Taylor Petras
@taypetras


5:17 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat I explain to them that telling me something is off the record is the same as saying “you can’t even follow up on this info.” #wjchat

Nicole Mooradian
@notblue


5:18 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @scottleadingham: Job for journalism nerds: Harvard’s @NiemanLab hiring staff writer/editor: http://t.co/iEASsvnPIo #wjchat

Kate Robertson
@casual_flaneuse


5:18 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A1 (cont): My favorite portrayal of a journalist is in the DMZ graphic novels. #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:18 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@dcap Other than giving us fodder for discussions, I think we’re much the same. Readers’ perceptions are definitely influenced. #WJChat

William Cannon
@NewsCannon


5:18 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@bpelletier1 If not teach, then at least inspire. #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:18 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q2 in 2 min. Some very thoughtful reflection thus far. I’ll have to ask my girl Friday to take a memo #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:18 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@MikeRoe Either that, or you’re a power-hungry diva who will do anything to get ahead, including lie and be unethical. @wjchat #wjchat

Nicole Mooradian
@notblue


5:18 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Oscar Madison! RT @wjchat: Q1: Do pop culture portrayals of journalists change how we think/approach our craft? #wjchat #OddCouple

Abe Hefter
@hefteronthehabs


5:18 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A1: Yes! Both positive & negative portrayals. One occasions me to mimic, the other to prove it wrong. Both make me a better journo! #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:18 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @notblue: @wjchat I explain to them that telling me something is off the record is the same as saying “you can’t even follow up on this

wjchat
@wjchat


5:19 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A1: People just assume you’re trying to be Carrie Bradshaw. It’s really not that glamorous… or that easy. #wjchat

Aaren Host
@AarenHost


5:19 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @rachelcstella: @bpelletier1 If not teach, then at least inspire. #wjchat

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


5:19 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q2 Do pop culture portrayals of journalists change how the public/sources interacts with you? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:19 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat I think I wrote something about this for my final column in my high school newspaper. Wish I still had a copy! #wjchat

Nicole Mooradian
@notblue


5:20 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A2 I’m sure they do. It shows in the little jokes sources make that show they have some idea of what I’m doing. #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:20 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
.@wjchat A1 I’ve never seen anyone ever really nail the demented humor element. #wjchat

Greg Baumann
@SVBizGreg


5:20 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @scottleadingham: Job for journalism nerds: Harvard’s @NiemanLab hiring staff writer/editor: http://t.co/r7xODnnK5n #wjchat

Shaminder Dulai
@SDulai


5:20 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Hi everyone! I’m a journalism student at Ohio University #wjchat

Ali Shultz
@AliShultz


5:21 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A2 Um, yes. People have received the impression that I twist words to make them sound stupid. They do that all on their own #wjchat.

Nicole Mooradian
@notblue


5:21 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A1: People think you just party and take drugs like Hunter Thompson. It’s a little bit harder than that. #wjchat

Dillon Stewart
@DillStew


5:21 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q1: Do pop culture portrayals of journalists change how we think/approach our craft? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:22 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @SDulai: RT @scottleadingham: Job for journalism nerds: Harvard’s @NiemanLab hiring staff writer/editor: http://t.co/r7xODnnK5n #wjchat

Nina Sandlin
@nsandlin


5:22 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A2: #wjchat it feels like it sometimes. Like when someone asks for your questions before an interview.

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


5:22 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A2: Unfortunately, yes. My sources (& some friends) think I’m in an unscrupulous profession & will just “make stuff up” on deadline #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:22 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Hi, Olivia here! I’m a journalism student at Ohio University. #wjchat

Olivia Bower
@gingerbower13


5:22 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A2 yes! Everyone thinks you’re out to get them. Especially if you haven’t established credibility. #wjchat

Dillon Stewart
@DillStew


5:23 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A2: #wjchat I always tell them it’s an outline rather than a script.

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


5:23 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#WJChat #A1 Pop portrayals of journalists affects all of our views of journalism, from students to professionals, and especially the public.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:23 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @NewsCannon: @dcap Other than giving us fodder for discussions, I think we’re much the same. Readers’ perceptions are definitely influen

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


5:23 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A2 I would say overall that more people trust us than those that are skeptical of us. Most people just want their story to be heard #wjchat

Taylor Petras
@taypetras


5:23 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat Hi! I’m Claritza. I work as a TV news producer in D.C. Such a fun #wjchat topic tonight.

Claritza Jimenez
@ClaritzaJimenez


5:23 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @SVBizGreg: .@wjchat A1 I’ve never seen anyone ever really nail the demented humor element. #wjchat

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


5:24 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat Hi, Nina Sandlin on a bus from Chicago to #NICAR14 in Baltimore #wjchat

Nina Sandlin
@nsandlin


5:24 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Shhh, you’ll blow my cover! RT @karenschmidt01 I’m asked all the time about going undercover, as if part of daily life of a journo. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:24 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
.#wjchat A2 I see this a lot when I do person on the street. Suspicion, distrust. Not so much with the business community I cover. #wjchat

Greg Baumann
@SVBizGreg


5:24 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q1 cont.: For example, sometimes you aren’t the one who should tell a story because it’s not your experience aka exploiting @wjchat #wjchat

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


5:25 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q3 coming down the red carpet now #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:25 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Hello. I’m wet behind the ears, but recently got myself a career in journalism. I am a fan of autodidacts #wjchat

Matt Troxel
@Mtrox


5:25 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#wjchat A2 I think so. people can become skeptical of journalist. we need to show we aren’t looking to make someone out to sound bad

alexis bartolomucci
@lexbartolomucci


5:25 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A2. Pop culture definitely changes how sources interact with me. Many have had negative thoughts of journalists. #wjchat

Olivia Bower
@gingerbower13


5:25 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A1. Pop culture portrayal of social media managers, etc. paint a picture of an immature, uneducated journo. Not always true #wjchat

Alex J. Martin
@amartinmedia


5:25 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q3 Are the journalists you see in your entertainment as ethical as real ones? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:25 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A2 Many people here will not speak to reporters because of what they see on TV or in the movies. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:26 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A2- Yes. I don’t get taken seriously. However, If you are focused on telling the story then you should not let it bother you. #wjchat

Polly Irungu
@pollyirungu


5:26 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @LiciBev: @wjchat A2 Many people here will not speak to reporters because of what they see on TV or in the movies. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:26 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @PittsburghPG Who’s your favorite fictional reporter? http://t.co/bJEZcxo9hP http://t.co/UF67bCvogk #wjchat

SocialKimLy
@SocialKimLy


5:26 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A3: Stay classy #wjchat!

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:26 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Peter Parker! @SocialKimLy @PittsburghPG #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:26 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q1 3/3: Sometimes the best thing a journo can do who has an audience is connect audience w writing by others living that experience #wjchat

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


5:27 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @LiciBev: @wjchat A2 Many people here will not speak to reporters because of what they see on TV or in the movies. #wjchat

William Cannon
@NewsCannon


5:27 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @LiciBev: @wjchat A2 Many people here will not speak to reporters because of what they see on TV or in the movies. #wjchat

Rub Martnez
@RubiMartinezTV


5:27 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A3. There’s certainly more martyrs for the craft in entertainment than in real life. #wjchat

Alex J. Martin
@amartinmedia


5:27 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A3. Some movies, etc. do a swell job of portraying ethical journalists, but those I have encountered are mostly more ethical. #wjchat

Olivia Bower
@gingerbower13


5:27 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
.@wjchat A3 Every unethical journalist I’ve come across in my career has been flushed out pronto. #wjchat

Greg Baumann
@SVBizGreg


5:27 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
You as well homie! RT @ReportSchick A3: Stay classy #wjchat!

wjchat
@wjchat


5:27 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q2 Do pop culture portrayals of journalists change how the public/sources interacts with you? #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:27 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @amartinmedia: @wjchat A3. There’s certainly more martyrs for the craft in entertainment than in real life. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:27 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q3 Are the journalists you see in your entertainment as ethical as real ones? #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:28 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A3 only those based off of true characters. Screenwriters need to learn more about journalists before writing about them. #wjchat

Dillon Stewart
@DillStew


5:28 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
In DMZ, the protagonist Matty Roth often struggles between objectivism in his reporting and fighting for the people he cares for. #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:28 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q2 Do pop culture portrayals of journalists change how the public/sources interacts with you? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:28 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A3- Hell no. So many ppl betraying sources or using their journalism credentials for unethical reasons. It’s sad. :( #wjchat

Nicole Mooradian
@notblue


5:29 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#wjchat A3 most journalists seem to be more ethical in real life than ones shown in entertainment

alexis bartolomucci
@lexbartolomucci


5:29 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Real A3: The journalists portrayed in my entertainment are usually entertaining because they’re a lesson in what NOT to do… #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:29 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @taypetras: A1 Personally, the public’s perception motivates me to prove them wrong. That journalists are trustworthy individuals #wjchat

Olivia Bower
@gingerbower13


5:29 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
I agree. RT @lexbartolomucci #wjchat A3 most journalists seem to be more ethical in real life than ones shown in entertainment

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:29 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @DillStew only those based off of true characters. Screenwriters need to learn more about journalists before writing about them. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:29 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
q3) I often find myself hate watching #Scandal and ripping apart the scenes with dramatically obnoxious reporters. #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:29 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
.@wjchat A3: I think its a common trope to have the grizzled journalist digging for truth behind a conspiracy #wjchat

Matt Troxel
@Mtrox


5:29 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A3: The dirty journalist is always more entertaining than the ethical one. Ron Burgandy is way more fun than Edwin R Murrow #wjchat

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


5:29 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat I don’t know about ethical, but the journos on #Scandal are dumb for not having figured out Olivia is Fitz’s mistress. #wjchat

Claritza Jimenez
@ClaritzaJimenez


5:29 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @DillStew: A3 only those based off of true characters. Screenwriters need to learn more about journalists before writing about them. #wj

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:29 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A3 Tough to say either way. There’s so much variety in fictional journalists. #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:29 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A3: Fiction rarely does journos favors RE: ethics. Doing it right is often slow, difficult and less exciting to watch. #WJChat

William Cannon
@NewsCannon


5:29 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@DillStew PREACHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!! #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:30 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: RT @DillStew only those based off of true characters. Screenwriters need to learn more about journalists before writing about t

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


5:30 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @ClaritzaJimenez: @wjchat I don’t know about ethical, but the journos on #Scandal are dumb for not having figured out Olivia is Fitz’s m

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:30 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @NewsCannon: @wjchat A3: Fiction rarely does journos favors RE: ethics. Doing it right is often slow, difficult and less exciting to wat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:30 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
MT @Indoctrinated In DMZ, protagonist Matty Roth often struggles between objectivism in reporting-fighting for people he cares for. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:30 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @ReportSchick: Real A3: The journalists portrayed in my entertainment are usually entertaining because they’re a lesson in what NOT to d

William Cannon
@NewsCannon


5:30 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#WJCHAT #A2 The public is most affected by pop portrayals. Most now think journalists write opinion as fact and chase personal agendas.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:30 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@NewsCannon So true, but seeing the reward in sight can be inspiring. #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:30 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@ClaritzaJimenez @wjchat I JUST tweeted about journos in #Scandal. #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:31 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
My biggest issue w many journalists serving as pop culture pundits = the colonization/theft of lived experiences of emerging writers #wjchat

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


5:31 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q4 is looking nice up next, “what are you wearing?!” shouted no one. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:31 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A3 Only the ones from the West Wing. #wjchat

Mike Roe
@MikeRoe


5:31 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q3 Are the journalists you see in your entertainment as ethical as real ones? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:31 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @dcap: My biggest issue w many journalists serving as pop culture pundits = the colonization/theft of lived experiences of emerging writ

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:31 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @dcap: My biggest issue w many journalists serving as pop culture pundits = the colonization/theft of lived experiences of emerging writ

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:31 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A3 Agree with everyone! unethical journalists provide the entertainment, but also shape the public’s perception of what we’re about #wjchat

Taylor Petras
@taypetras


5:32 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A3 It’s hard to say journalists in fiction are true to what they are in real life. Sometimes it’s just for a laugh #wjchat

Ali Shultz
@AliShultz


5:32 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@ShaunaReporter Love #scandal, but come on! Washington journos are a lot more aggressive, savvy than what’s portrayed on that show. #wjchat

Claritza Jimenez
@ClaritzaJimenez


5:32 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat Journalist tropes: Grizzled old reporter digging for truth. Ambitious diva who will do anything for a story. #wjchat

Nicole Mooradian
@notblue


5:32 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q4 What are the ethical issues with journalists and news organizations using their image or brand in fictional portrayals? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:32 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @taypetras: A3 Agree with everyone! unethical journalists provide the entertainment, but also shape the public’s perception of what we’r

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


5:32 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @NewsCannon: @wjchat A3: Fiction rarely does journos favors RE: ethics. Doing it right is often slow, difficult and less exciting to wat

Nicole Mooradian
@notblue


5:33 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @taypetras: A3 Agree with everyone! unethical journalists provide the entertainment, but also shape the public’s perception of what we’r

Ali Shultz
@AliShultz


5:33 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @ClaritzaJimenez: @ShaunaReporter Love #scandal, but come on! Washington journos are a lot more aggressive, savvy than what’s portrayed

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:33 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Agreed. It makes interacting with sources much more difficult. @SaleemChat #wjchat

Olivia Bower
@gingerbower13


5:33 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#WJchat #A3 Fictitious journalists seem to be returning as above-board but break a lot of rules, especially conflict of interest, I think.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:33 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A4: News loses credibility when an organization/journalist just looks like they’re trying to sell themselves. #wjchat

Aaren Host
@AarenHost


5:33 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A4 You like to think that journalists arent just ACTING ethical and like they think what they are saying is true. #wjchat

Mike Roe
@MikeRoe


5:34 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @AarenHost: @wjchat A4: News loses credibility when an organization/journalist just looks like they’re trying to sell themselves. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:34 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @AarenHost: @wjchat A4: News loses credibility when an organization/journalist just looks like they’re trying to sell themselves. #wjchat

Nicole Mooradian
@notblue


5:34 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q4 What are the ethical issues with journalists and news organizations using their image or brand in fictional portrayals? #wjc

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:34 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @AarenHost: @wjchat A4: News loses credibility when an organization/journalist just looks like they’re trying to sell themselves. #wjchat

Ali Shultz
@AliShultz


5:34 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @MikeRoe: @wjchat A4 You like to think that journalists arent just ACTING ethical and like they think what they are saying is true. #wj

wjchat
@wjchat


5:34 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A4 (cont.) And is lending your brand to a piece of fiction an implicit endorsement of that fictions politics? #wjchat

Mike Roe
@MikeRoe


5:35 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @AarenHost: @wjchat A4: News loses credibility when an organization/journalist just looks like they’re trying to sell themselves. #wjchat

alexis bartolomucci
@lexbartolomucci


5:35 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@NewsCannon doing almost any job right is usually slow, difficult &: less exciting to watch than in a movie #wjchat

Nina Sandlin
@nsandlin


5:35 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
I think drama sells so you see it IRL and on TV “@wjchat: Q3 Are journalists you see in your entertainment as ethical as real ones? #wjchat”

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


5:36 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Building on Q4, here comes Q5 #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:36 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A4: The public perception of journos in pop media already = confusion. Add a real org or brand to the fiction mix = more confusion. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:36 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A4 Seems like the organization is just trying to market themselves.They may gain popularity but not be for the right reasons #wjchat

Taylor Petras
@taypetras


5:36 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q5 What problems does this use of journalism brands cause with the public image of journalists and journalism, if any? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:36 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#WJchat #A4 I hate seeing journalists (more than orgs) using their real identity “reporting” in films/TV. Looks like they’re for sale.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:36 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @AarenHost: @wjchat A4: News loses credibility when an organization/journalist just looks like they’re trying to sell themselves. #wjchat

Dana Batnag
@danabatnag


5:36 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@rachelcstella @wjchat There’s a great reward after a long day when you know, deep down, you stood for principle. #WJChat

William Cannon
@NewsCannon


5:36 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat RE: my last tweet. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:36 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q4 What are the ethical issues with journalists and news organizations using their image or brand in fictional portrayals? #wjc

William Cannon
@NewsCannon


5:37 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat It damages credibility when the audience can’t trust whether you’re being honest or just selling yourself/branding #wjchat

Ali Shultz
@AliShultz


5:37 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @AarenHost: @wjchat A4: News loses credibility when an organization/journalist just looks like they’re trying to sell themselves. #wjchat

William Cannon
@NewsCannon


5:37 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @AliShultz: @wjchat It damages credibility when the audience can’t trust whether you’re being honest or just selling yourself/branding #

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:37 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q4 I don’t see an ethical issue. Journalism is the first draft of history. How could you make all the presidents men without WaPo? #wjchat

Dillon Stewart
@DillStew


5:38 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A4 One ethical issue = people less willing to publicly critique a journo’s message cuz they are dazzled by celebrity status
@wjchat #wjchat

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


5:38 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@NewsCannon Agree completely. I personally like the extra inspiration from happy endings as well. #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:38 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#WJchat #A4 It damages not only journalists acting as themselves in fiction, but all of journalism. It equates our work to entertainment.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:38 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @NewsCannon: @rachelcstella @wjchat There’s a great reward after a long day when you know, deep down, you stood for principle. #WJChat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:38 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A4. The ethics of journalists should never be in question. Fictional portrayals can make that happen. #wjchat

Olivia Bower
@gingerbower13


5:38 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @AliShultz: @wjchat It damages credibility when the audience can’t trust whether you’re being honest or just selling yourself/branding #

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:38 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A5 It adds to the backroom feeling that journalists are in on it with their subjects. Gives an overly cozy appearance. #wjchat

Mike Roe
@MikeRoe


5:39 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A4. Part 2: Also, fictional portrayals can cause the public to make judgments that may not be true. #wjchat

Olivia Bower
@gingerbower13


5:39 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@DillStew We should distinguish journalism history movies from journalism-themed fiction movies. #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:39 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A5 Depending on the context, they may lose credibility or public trust #wjchat

Taylor Petras
@taypetras


5:39 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q5 What problems does this use of journalism brands cause with the public image of journalists and journalism, if any? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:39 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Shhh, you’ll blow my cover! RT @karenschmidt01 I’m asked all the time about going undercover, as if part of daily life of a jou

Mary Beth Faller
@MaryBethFaller


5:39 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat When news organizations/journalists affiliate themselves with fictional entertainment, they blur the line of credibility. #wjchat

Aaren Host
@AarenHost


5:40 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A5: That problematic corporations can control minds by grooming fame hungry “journalists” to say whatever they need messaged @wjchat #wjchat

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


5:40 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @SaleemChat: #WJchat #A4 It damages not only journalists acting as themselves in fiction, but all of journalism. It equates our work to

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


5:40 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
I agree w/@SaleemChat. It makes the lines between news/entertainment more blurry than they already are. #wjchat

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


5:40 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#wjchat A5 it can show that journalists are maybe leaning more towards one way of something to get their brand/image out more.

alexis bartolomucci
@lexbartolomucci


5:40 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q5 What problems does this use of journalism brands cause with the public image of journalists and journalism, if any? #wjchat

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:40 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q6 What problems does this cause with journalism students or early career journalists entering the field, if any? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:40 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Amen. RT @bpelletier1 I agree w/@SaleemChat. It makes the lines between news/entertainment more blurry than they already are. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:41 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @LiciBev: Amen. RT @bpelletier1 I agree w/@SaleemChat. It makes the lines between news/entertainment more blurry than they already are.

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


5:41 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q6 it hurts our credibility. Makes us look like we’ll do anything for a big scoop. #wjchat

Dillon Stewart
@DillStew


5:41 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Agreed. And that’s not worth it. @taypetras: A5 Depending on the context, they may lose credibility or public trust #wjchat

Olivia Bower
@gingerbower13


5:42 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @SaleemChat: #WJchat #A4 It damages not only journalists acting as themselves in fiction, but all of journalism. It equates our work to

William Cannon
@NewsCannon


5:42 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A6 They sometimes have romantic notions of what the job is, and are disillusioned when they learn it’s not glamorous. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:42 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#WJchat #A5 The use of news brands is less harmful, I think. They lend an authentic feel to fiction and could be a licensing revenue stream.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:42 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat it means journalism professors will have to re-educate them on what we REALLY do. Also doing internships, mentors help. #wjchat

Claritza Jimenez
@ClaritzaJimenez


5:42 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A6: Young folks (like myself) see the “glamorous” job of reporting, when in reality it’s much less exciting. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:42 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A6: What you are seeing now is young journalists excited about making another viral listicle over pushing the envelope @wjchat #wjchat

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


5:42 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
I agree with @bpelletier1. It’s hard enough to get people to discern between hoax, misinformation and reality nowadays. #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:42 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @LiciBev: @wjchat A6 They sometimes have romantic notions of what the job is, and are disillusioned when they learn it’s not glamorous.

wjchat
@wjchat


5:43 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @dcap: A6: What you are seeing now is young journalists excited about making another viral listicle over pushing the envelope @wjchat #w

wjchat
@wjchat


5:43 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @DillStew: Q6 it hurts our credibility. Makes us look like we’ll do anything for a big scoop. #wjchat

alexis bartolomucci
@lexbartolomucci


5:43 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A6. Apart from damaging credibility, particularly difficult times with sources can discourage some young journalists. #wjchat

Olivia Bower
@gingerbower13


5:43 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A6 It sexes up journalism. I think journalism is sexy, but for different reasons than fiction often portrays. #wjchat

Mike Roe
@MikeRoe


5:44 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@ReportSchick
A6: Young folks (like myself) see the “glamorous” job of reporting, when in reality it’s much less exciting. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:44 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#WJchat #A5 As long as news orgs have input/sign-off to ensure accurate portrayals of journalism practice, it could be positive.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:44 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q6 What problems does this cause with journalism students or early career journalists entering the field, if any? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:44 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat I wasn’t even aware that using real news brands/personalities in fiction was a thing. That’s disturbing. #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:44 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @MikeRoe: @wjchat A6 It sexes up journalism. I think journalism is sexy, but for different reasons than fiction often portrays. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:44 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A6 Gives us a flawed impression of reality. It could also motivate us to make a difference and change the public’s perception #wjchat

Taylor Petras
@taypetras


5:45 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
That’s not to say viral listicles can’t push the envelope but if yr goals=100% metrics, revenue & fame you discredit the profession #wjchat

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


5:45 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
:( MT @dcap: What you are seeing now is young journalists excited about making another viral listicle over pushing the envelope #wjchat

Nicole Mooradian
@notblue


5:45 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A6. We also must learn that journalism is hard work more than it is “glamorous” #wjchat

Olivia Bower
@gingerbower13


5:45 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A6 (2): Oh! And almost every freshman girl that gets a job at their school newspaper wants to be Carrie Bradshaw #wjchat (cc: @SabastianW1)

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:45 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q6 What problems does this cause with journalism students or early career journalists entering the field, if any? #wjchat

Maria Murriel
@mariamurriel


5:45 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @dcap: That’s not to say viral listicles can’t push the envelope but if yr goals=100% metrics, revenue & fame you discredit the professi

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:45 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @gingerbower13: A6. We also must learn that journalism is hard work more than it is “glamorous” #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:46 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@ReportSchick Ugh. Wish professors came on more strongly against this kind of mentality. #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:46 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Oh no. MT @ReportSchick: Almost every freshman girl that gets a job at their school newspaper wants to be Carrie Bradshaw #wjchat

Mike Roe
@MikeRoe


5:46 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @Indoctrinated: I agree with @bpelletier1. It’s hard enough to get people to discern between hoax, misinformation and reality nowadays.

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


5:46 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@rachelcstella some journos who have appeared on House of Cards have gotten flack for it. #wjchat

Claritza Jimenez
@ClaritzaJimenez


5:47 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@ClaritzaJimenez I still haven’t seen any of that show, but I really want to. #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:47 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#WJchat #A6 False portrayals of journalism create false, romantic expectations of the craft, which are damaging to individuals and society.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:47 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Wow, Q6 turned out to be a bit of a downer. Q7 to the rescue! #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:48 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q7 All the President’s Men is often said to have inspired a generation, are movies still inspiring youth to become journalists? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:48 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @ReportSchick: A6 (2): Oh! And almost every freshman girl that gets a job at their school newspaper wants to be Carrie Bradshaw #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:48 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q7 All the President’s Men is often said to have inspired a generation, are movies still inspiring youth to become journalists?

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:49 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#WJchat #A6 I’m always shocked at how many journalism students romanticize traditional media and disdain digital, like they’re in the ’80s.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:49 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat for me, it was always almost famous #wjchat

Julia Carpenter
@juliaccarpenter


5:49 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat hmmm. I think inspiration for young people might be coming now from digital, gaming, tech, not films. #wjchat

Claritza Jimenez
@ClaritzaJimenez


5:49 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A7: I had hopes for #HouseofCards but that’s a big NOPE. #WJChat

William Cannon
@NewsCannon


5:49 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat not to mention the kick-ass journos we see on TV nowadays, like on “The Wire” #wjchat

Julia Carpenter
@juliaccarpenter


5:50 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q7 All the President’s Men is often said to have inspired a generation, are movies still inspiring youth to become journalists?

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:50 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@juliaccarpenter @wjchat That was the most depressing movie ever for me. Cameron Crowe did so much in such a short time. #wjchat

Shaminder Dulai
@SDulai


5:50 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
That’s a good one. Almost realistic. RT @juliaccarpenter @wjchat for me, it was always almost famous #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:50 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A7 Yes! I may be a journalist largely out of a desire to be Clark Kent. #wjchat

Mike Roe
@MikeRoe


5:50 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Wondering if ATPM did more harm than good by encouraging journos to think about “service” instead of product. #wjchat

Ian Hill
@ianhillmedia


5:50 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A7 I don’t think movies inspire us anymore. Looking at what REAL reporters are doing & how they make a difference inspires me #wjchat

Taylor Petras
@taypetras


5:50 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#wjchat A7 definitely. journalism in movies is shown as being a luxurious job where you have fun and get to meet a lot of famous people.

alexis bartolomucci
@lexbartolomucci


5:50 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@SaleemChat It’s not just journalism students, unfortunately. #wjchat

Nicole Mooradian
@notblue


5:51 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q7 All the President’s Men is often said to have inspired a generation, are movies still inspiring youth to become journalists?

Suzanne DJohnson
@SuzanneinLGB


5:51 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A7: Documentaries like “The Devil Came on Horseback” and “Restrepo” inspired me to become a photojournalist. #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:51 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A7: Yes, but you have to reach back for the VHS. “A clipboard and a confident wave will get you into any building in the world.” #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:51 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Any examples? MT @ClaritzaJimenez I think inspiration for young people might be coming now from digital, gaming, tech, not films. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:51 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @Indoctrinated A7: Documentaries like “The Devil Came on Horseback” and “Restrepo” inspired me to become a photojournalist. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:52 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#JOB: With a full digital relaunch in progress, I need a FT digital producer to join the team at @jconline http://t.co/RtE7vr142z #WJChat

William Cannon
@NewsCannon


5:52 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat I can’t think of the last movie that portrayed a journalist as a real solid and ethical hero. #wjchat

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


5:52 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#WJchat #A7 Yes people are still inspired by pop culture to become journalists for the wrong reasons as noted, or to be near or gain fame.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:52 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A7: I think movies and media will always be linked and good characters will always inspire. #wjchat

Aaren Host
@AarenHost


5:52 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @NewsCannon: #JOB: With a full digital relaunch in progress, I need a FT digital producer to join the team at @jconline http://t.co/RtE7

Shaminder Dulai
@SDulai


5:52 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @NewsCannon: #JOB: With a full digital relaunch in progress, I need a FT digital producer to join the team at @jconline http://t.co/RtE7

wjchat
@wjchat


5:52 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat the Japanese company that does animation of news events. That’s more accessible to young people and easily becomes viral. #wjchat

Claritza Jimenez
@ClaritzaJimenez


5:53 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@bpelletier1 “State of Play?” So good. #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:53 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @notblue: @SaleemChat It’s not just journalism students, unfortunately. #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:53 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @ClaritzaJimenez: @wjchat hmmm. I think inspiration for young people might be coming now from digital, gaming, tech, not films. #wjchat

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


5:53 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @ReportSchick: A7: Yes, but you have to reach back for the VHS. “A clipboard and a confident wave will get you into any building in the

William Cannon
@NewsCannon


5:53 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A7: personally I really enjoyed “Good Night and Good Luck” great movie and a true story #wjchat

Matt Troxel
@Mtrox


5:53 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @AarenHost: @wjchat A7: I think movies and media will always be linked and good characters will always inspire. #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:53 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q8: What’s your biggest pet peeve/WTF moment for journalistic portrayals in a film/tv show/comic book/other media? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:54 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A7 yes. Fear and loathing, good night and good luck, all the presidents men and where the buffalo roam did it for me. #wjchat

Dillon Stewart
@DillStew


5:54 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@ReportSchick No doubt! VHS indeed! #wjchat

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


5:54 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@bpelletier1 how about “The Help”? #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:54 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@notblue Indeed, it’s not limited to students and it’s far more widespread, but that’s where I see it manifest most often. #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:54 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @NewsCannon: #JOB: With a full digital relaunch in progress, I need a FT digital producer to join the team at @jconline http://t.co/RtE7

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


5:54 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q8: What’s your biggest pet peeve/WTF moment for journalistic portrayals in a film/tv show/comic book/other media? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:54 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A7. I don’t think movies today treat online or traditional media the same way they once treated print. Change isn’t shown. #wjchat

Olivia Bower
@gingerbower13


5:54 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A7: Even movies about important social issues inspire young people to become journalists b/c they want to report the truth. #wjchat

Aaren Host
@AarenHost


5:54 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Oh, YES! RT @Indoctrinated @bpelletier1 how about “The Help”? #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:54 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
For me it was Velma on Scooby-Doo. RT @MikeRoe @wjchat A7 Yes! I may be a journalist largely out of a desire to be Clark Kent. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:55 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q7 All the President’s Men is often said to have inspired a generation, are movies still inspiring youth to become journalists?

Kelly Johnson
@KellyJohnsonBiz


5:55 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @AarenHost: @wjchat A7: Even movies about important social issues inspire young people to become journalists b/c they want to report the

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:55 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @AarenHost: @wjchat A7: Even movies about important social issues inspire young people to become journalists b/c they want to report the

William Cannon
@NewsCannon


5:55 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A8 Clark writing stories about Superman. I can deal with him being a journalist, but you can’t write stories about yourself. #wjchat

Mike Roe
@MikeRoe


5:55 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A8: The moment Zoe Barnes sleeps with Frank Underwood. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:55 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @MikeRoe: @wjchat A8 Clark writing stories about Superman. I can deal with him being a journalist, but you can’t write stories about you

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:56 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @NewsCannon: #JOB: With a full digital relaunch in progress, I need a FT digital producer to join the team at @jconline http://t.co/RtE7

bev016
@bev016


5:56 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@Indoctrinated I’m embarassed to say I missed “The Help” #wjchat It is just so rare to see the media portrayed as a knight in shining armor.

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


5:56 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@Indoctrinated GREAT example. Could just be b/c I’m a girl, but I think that movie showed what great sources can do for a journalist #wjchat

Aaren Host
@AarenHost


5:56 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @MikeRoe: @wjchat A8 Clark writing stories about Superman. I can deal with him being a journalist, but you can’t write stories about you

Olivia Bower
@gingerbower13


5:56 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Spider-Man & I’m still trying. MT @LiciBev Velma for me MT @MikeRoe I may be a journalist largely out of a desire to be Clark Kent. #wjchat

Shaminder Dulai
@SDulai


5:56 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#WJchat #A8 Whatbugs me most about portrayals of journalism are things that would never happen, like Peter Parker dealing with Jameson.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:57 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @MikeRoe: @wjchat A8 Clark writing stories about Superman. I can deal with him being a journalist, but you can’t write stories about you

Beatriz Valenzuela
@PTBeatriz


5:57 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@bpelletier1 @Indoctrinated Also, “The Pelican Brief.” Good journo-heroism. #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


5:57 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @NewsCannon: #JOB: With a full digital relaunch in progress, I need a FT digital producer to join the team at @jconline http://t.co/RtE7

Matt Troxel
@Mtrox


5:57 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A8. It seems like far too many journalists are shown as alcoholics. #wjchat

Olivia Bower
@gingerbower13


5:57 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@MikeRoe That’s okay, he can write about himself. Don’t ya know? Superman also gets the power of complete objectivity from the sun. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:58 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A8 (cont.) Also, Peter Parker SELLING photos of Spider-Man. Your aunts old and sick, but thats kind of gross. #wjchat

Mike Roe
@MikeRoe


5:58 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A8: I personally was always annoyed that Lois Lane took forever to figure out who Superman was. #badjournalism #awomanwouldknow #wjchat

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


5:58 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A7. Zodiac is a good example of print, though! #wjchat

Olivia Bower
@gingerbower13


5:58 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Hear, hear! RT @gingerbower13: A8. It seems like far too many journalists are shown as alcoholics. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


5:59 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#awomanwouldknow RT @dcap Personally was always annoyed that Lois Lane took forever to figure out who Superman was. #badjournalism #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:59 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A8 Too many journalists are shown as the antagonists who are out to thwart the plans of the heroes. Bugs me a lot. #wjchat

Nicole Mooradian
@notblue


5:59 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @notblue: @wjchat A8 Too many journalists are shown as the antagonists who are out to thwart the plans of the heroes. Bugs me a lot. #wj

wjchat
@wjchat


5:59 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: #awomanwouldknow RT @dcap Personally was always annoyed that Lois Lane took forever to figure out who Superman was. #badjourna

Julia B. Chan
@juliachanb


5:59 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#WJchat #A8 In Tomorrow Never Dies when the Rupert Murdoch character writes a head, calls it Bond’s obit, we laughed, yelled it’s a fatality

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:00 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A8: Photojournalist who have a 70-200mm lens when their subject is less than one foot away. #wjchat @wjchat

Lucio Villa
@luciovilla


6:00 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@gingerbower13 I think journalists portray themselves as alcoholics a lot too. A big stereotype though! #wjchat

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


6:00 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat #HouseofCards S2 goes hi-tech, ignores what journos learned since #snowden. Just look at last week’s #WJChat for samples. #NoSpoiler

William Cannon
@NewsCannon


6:00 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q9 is a 2 parter, get ready #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:00 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @dcap: A8: I personally was always annoyed that Lois Lane took forever to figure out who Superman was. #badjournalism #awomanwouldknow #

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


6:00 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@MikeRoe @wjchat Peter Parker was a better journalist anyways #wjchat

Matt Troxel
@Mtrox


6:00 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat @dcap I think Man of Steel got it wrong the other way Lois figured out who he was in like 5 minutes, then keeps it secret. #wjchat

Mike Roe
@MikeRoe


6:00 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: #awomanwouldknow RT @dcap Personally was always annoyed that Lois Lane took forever to figure out who Superman was. #badjourna

Keri Schatz
@KeriSchatz


6:00 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q9A In the spirit of award season, who’s your “best journalistic performance” in pop culture history? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:01 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@dcap I agree 1000% with you here! #wjchat

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


6:01 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A8: Pretty much the entirety of “Anchorman” #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


6:01 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @MikeRoe: @wjchat @dcap I think Man of Steel got it wrong the other way Lois figured out who he was in like 5 minutes, then keeps it s

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


6:02 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @NewsCannon: @wjchat #HouseofCards S2 goes hi-tech, ignores what journos learned since #snowden. Just look at last week’s #WJChat for sa

wjchat
@wjchat


6:02 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#WJchat #A8 I also detest the weaselly, bottom-feeder, gotcha journalist stereotype out to get the protagonist or destroy for kicks.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:02 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A9 I still love Hildy in His Girl Friday. Shows how much journalism is an addiction. #wjchat

Nicole Mooradian
@notblue


6:02 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A9A: Hands down, Will McAvoy. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


6:02 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q9A In the spirit of award season, who’s your “best journalistic performance” in pop culture history? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:02 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @ReportSchick: A9A: Hands down, Will McAvoy. #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


6:03 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Yes! I love Will and Mac. RT @ReportSchick A9A: Hands down, Will McAvoy. #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


6:03 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Dope avi +1 “@bpelletier1: @dcap I agree 1000% with you here! #wjchat”

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


6:03 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@notblue @wjchat And all the remakes thereafter. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


6:03 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A9A Other than Clark, Peter & Lois, Im going with Murrow in Good Night, and Good Luck. Amazing movie and an amazing man. #wjchat

Mike Roe
@MikeRoe


6:03 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A9a: Jeff Daniels as Will McAvoy or George Clooney as Edward R. Murrow #wjchat

Matt Troxel
@Mtrox


6:04 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat Sidenote: Fun list of journalism movies form SPJ: http://t.co/YLg5uCfTrl #wjchat

Mike Roe
@MikeRoe


6:04 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#WJchat #A9 Best pop culture depiction of journalism I can think of might be the original The Front Page.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:04 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A9A (2): Although, you’d have to include MacKenzie McHale in that too, like a co-byline. They are the perfect balance. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


6:04 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat super late and can’t decide if i should join or just lurk today’s #wjchat .. journalism in pop culture? juicy!

Julia B. Chan
@juliachanb


6:04 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @MikeRoe: @wjchat A9A Other than Clark, Peter & Lois, Im going with Murrow in Good Night, and Good Luck. Amazing movie and an amazing

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


6:04 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A9 I enjoy Watson’s performance in Sherlock. #wjchat

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


6:04 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @ReportSchick: A9A (2): Although, you’d have to include MacKenzie McHale in that too, like a co-byline. They are the perfect balance. #w

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


6:04 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @NewsCannon: #JOB: With a full digital relaunch in progress, I need a FT digital producer to join the team at @jconline http://t.co/RtE7

Ron Wilkins
@RonWilkins2


6:05 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q9B Worst depiction of a journalist? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:05 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q9B Worst depiction of a journalist? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:05 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@ReportSchick Absolutely agree! Will and Mac = inspiring fictional journalists. I love them. #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


6:05 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A9A Howard Beale! #madashell #notgoingtotakeit #anymore http://t.co/mSs2Xh4Zce #wjchat

SocialKimLy
@SocialKimLy


6:06 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat Any of them that sleep with a source #wjchat

Kara Apel
@Kara_Apel


6:06 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @SocialKimLy: @wjchat A9A Howard Beale! #madashell #notgoingtotakeit #anymore http://t.co/mSs2Xh4Zce #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:06 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat Q9B: Nicole Kidman in Blood Diamond #wjchat

Abbie Ruzicka
@AbbieRuzicka


6:06 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Cal McCaffrey (until last 5 min of State of play) RT “@wjchat: Q9B Worst depiction of a journalist? #wjchat

Brett Fera
@brettfera


6:07 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat So many early 00’s flicks had female leads toiling in fashion mags that wanted to be doing “real journalism.” #wjchat

Sara Carothers
@sLcarothers


6:07 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
==> RT @Kara_Apel: @wjchat Any of them that sleep with a source #wjchat

Abbie Ruzicka
@AbbieRuzicka


6:07 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A9B: Not sure I’d even want to call her a “journalist” with the word worst attached, but Carrie Bradshaw. #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


6:07 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@ReportSchick Agreed. In particular, the episode about the shooting of Rep. Giffords of Ariz. #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


6:07 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A9B Carrie Bradshaw. Ugh. #wjchat

SocialKimLy
@SocialKimLy


6:08 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @NewsCannon: #JOB: With a full digital relaunch in progress, I need a FT digital producer to join the team at @jconline http://t.co/RtE7

Indiana Journos
@IndianaJournos


6:08 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat most journos depicted on law&order. toss most of the defense lawyers in that pot as well they never shut their clients up! #wjchat

Julia B. Chan
@juliachanb


6:08 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#wjchat Q9B journalists that are willing to do whatever it takes to make it. no matter if it comes down to cheating/lying

alexis bartolomucci
@lexbartolomucci


6:08 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat Which is convenient, since fashion is way prettier on screen than a newsroom. #wjchat

Sara Carothers
@sLcarothers


6:08 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#WJchat #A9B Worst depiction may be any comic book or derived film. Especially Superman/Spiderman who are in deep conflict of interest.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:08 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat Am I a bad person because the demise of Zoe Barnes put a smile on my face? #wjchat #spoiler #ifyouhaventseenitbynow

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


6:08 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat 9b Kate Hudson/How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days. Ugh. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


6:09 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Final Q coming in 30 seconds! #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:09 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Yeah. That, too. RT @SocialKimLy @wjchat A9B Carrie Bradshaw. Ugh. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


6:09 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@brettfera Worst? How so? #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


6:09 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Bill Pullman in Newsies JK “@wjchat: In spirit of award season, who’s your “best journalistic performance” in pop culture history? #wjchat”

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


6:09 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#WJchat #A9B And has Clark Kent ever filed a story? Pretty sure the answer is negative.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:09 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @SaleemChat: #WJchat #A9B And has Clark Kent ever filed a story? Pretty sure the answer is negative.

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


6:10 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q10 Shout out time! What’s a TV show/book/movie/video game that you think most journalists would enjoy (aside from The Wire)? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:10 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A9b. Eddie Brock, especially in the newer Spider-Man movies. #wjchat

Olivia Bower
@gingerbower13


6:10 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@SocialKimLy huge fan of Sex and the City, but Carrie created a “single girl writer in city” online persona that won’t go away. #wjchat

Claritza Jimenez
@ClaritzaJimenez


6:10 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @kbculver: #edshift RT @scottleadingham: Job for journalism nerds: Harvard’s @NiemanLab hiring staff writer/editor: http://t.co/10B5UuNm

Diane Alters
@DianeAlters


6:11 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Here’s some of my fav journo entertainment (1/3): The Front Page: http://t.co/gyVgOGYGn8 #wjchat

Shaminder Dulai
@SDulai


6:11 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A little nutty, but fun to play: http://t.co/6zQTGIgyfm #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


6:11 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Watergate: the video game! #wjchat

Free play here: http://t.co/Eb3grbkYRW

(You’re welcome for destroying hours of your time)

David Schick
@ReportSchick


6:11 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Here’s some of my fav journo entertainment (2/3): Ace in the Hole: http://t.co/GxADs2dSHG #wjchat

Shaminder Dulai
@SDulai


6:11 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A10 I still go back to ATPM and West Wing. #wjchat

SocialKimLy
@SocialKimLy


6:11 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A10 “What’s a Woman Doing Here” by Dickey Chapelle (early female photojournalist autobiography) #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


6:12 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
We all secretly wish we could be Howard Beale. Or this guy: http://t.co/pS0W8fnFg6 #WJchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:12 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q10 Shout out time! What’s a TV show/book/movie/video game that you think most journalists would enjoy (aside from The Wire)? #

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:12 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Here’s some of my fav journo entertainment (3/3): Beyong Good and Evil: http://t.co/2XX2YAWGUy #wjchat

Shaminder Dulai
@SDulai


6:12 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat Broadcast News is a classic and based on some real-life TV news producers. #wjchat

Claritza Jimenez
@ClaritzaJimenez


6:13 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A10: All journalists shd play Portal 2 to relieve stress over dealing w confusing and/or demoralizing editors sometimes #wjchat #freetherapy

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


6:13 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @juliachanb: @wjchat most journos depicted on law&order. toss most of the defense lawyers in that pot as well they never shut their cl

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


6:14 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Q 9A: My favorite fictional reporter is the one in this Coca-Cola commercial! :) http://t.co/6mAKz1sEj9 #wjchat http://t.co/R5SJEkStZ3

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


6:14 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@SocialKimLy @wjchat West Wing, they don’t make TV like that anymore! #wjchat

Brian Pelletier
@bpelletier1


6:14 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A10: I really like “DMZ” byBrian Wood, published by Vertigo. It’s about a photoj intern who gets in over his head in a civil war. #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


6:14 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
#WJchat #A10 Every Journalist (note the capital) will love @DirtyWars which is up for an Oscar this year. See it. And read the book.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:15 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Good night, everybody! Fun chat today. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


6:15 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @juliachanb: @wjchat most journos depicted on law&order. toss most of the defense lawyers in that pot as well they never shut their cl

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


6:15 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
.@wjchat Ace in the Hole starring Kirk Douglas. As classic about the ethical challenges of journalism #wjchat

Jim Dalrymple II
@jimmycdii


6:15 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A10: Great book for journalists = The Imperfectionists http://t.co/5iEzl5WzbL #wjchat

David Schick
@ReportSchick


6:15 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@ClaritzaJimenez @wjchat Saw that recently + mostly loved it. Except for the part where the producer sobs at her desk every morning. #wjchat

Sara Carothers
@sLcarothers


6:15 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat If you want #headdesk, watch Jay Carney “appreciate” 131 questions: http://t.co/6kF5zvSoi2 #wjchat

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


6:16 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A10: check out FEED by @seananmcguire under her pseudonym Mira Grant. Speculative Fic about Zombies & Journalism & Politics #wjchat

Matt Troxel
@Mtrox


6:16 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @SaleemChat: #WJchat #A10 Every Journalist (note the capital) will love @DirtyWars which is up for an Oscar this year. See it. And read

Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


6:17 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat Speaking of blurring the lines between fiction and reality, the Hunter S. Thompson documentary is fab http://t.co/dxqygR2mBl #wjchat

Sara Carothers
@sLcarothers


6:18 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A10: I also recommend a beverage called tequila, known 2 help u access your feelings and process them aloud #wjchat #freetherapy #jkmaybe

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


6:18 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
G’night #wjchat! Time to drive home from school… I’ll be looking up the books and films mentioned in response to Q10.

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


6:18 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Don’t forget that @robyndoolittle is on @LateNightSeth tonight, talking about her book Crazy Town on @TOMayorFord. Tweetstorm? #WJchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:18 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
And that’s all folks! Thanks for joining us tonight, 208 is in the books! #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:19 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Like these chats? Pitch a host or topic to #wjchat: http://t.co/K4oXMfAweb DO IT!

wjchat
@wjchat


6:19 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
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Rachel C Stella
@rachelcstella


6:19 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
When it comes to Rob Ford, truth really is stranger than fiction. #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:20 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
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William Cannon
@NewsCannon


6:21 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
I’m @saleemkhan if you want to connect. This is my chat-only account. Fun chat tonight! Good night all! #WJchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:21 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @SaleemChat: When it comes to Rob Ford, truth really is stranger than fiction. #wjchat

William Cannon
@NewsCannon


6:21 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
A10: Lastly, I recommend following prolific journalists on @vine & LOLin in yr jammies at the creative narcissism #wjchat @wjchat

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


6:21 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat A10 The comic book Shooting War about a vlogger in Baghdad is complicated and wonderful. http://t.co/HXFRNbWw6P #wjchat

Mike Roe
@MikeRoe


6:21 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat @wjchat Not saying The Wire!.. but close .. David Simon’s “Homicide: A Year on the Killing Streets” is a #mustread. #wjchat

Julia B. Chan
@juliachanb


6:22 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
G’night everyone, on behalf of #wjchat @sdulai saying thanks for joining! Now go fill up your to read/watch/play pile!

wjchat
@wjchat


6:22 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @notblue: @wjchat A8 Too many journalists are shown as the antagonists who are out to thwart the plans of the heroes. Bugs me a lot. #wj

Jennie Broecker
@jenniebroecker


6:22 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat Crap I can’t believe I missed another #wjchat!

Derry London
@Derry_London


6:23 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
TY @sdulai “@wjchat: G’night everyone, on behalf of #wjchat @sdulai saying thanks for joining! Now go fill up your to read/watch/play pile!”

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


6:24 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
OK, I’m opening it back up! Bonus Q just for you! RT @Derry_London: @wjchat Crap I can’t believe I missed another #wjchat!

wjchat
@wjchat


6:25 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Bonus Q: What’s the next journalistic pop culture thing @Derry_London should read/watch/play/do? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:28 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat @Derry_London Triple feature: Rashomon, Boomtown (tv show) and finish it up with The Act of Killing. Enjoy the mind trip. #wjchat

Shaminder Dulai
@SDulai


6:28 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @SDulai: @wjchat @Derry_London Triple feature: Rashomon, Boomtown (tv show) and finish it up with The Act of Killing. Enjoy the mind tri

wjchat
@wjchat


6:29 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
And now I bid you goodnight once more. Adios amigos, until next week. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:29 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
. @wjchat @Derry_London See @DirtyWars. Seriously. It’s like a noir thriller, but it’s real. #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:33 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
Watergate the videogame: http://t.co/3QIrVxznmJ #enoughsaid #wjchat

Shaminder Dulai
@SDulai


6:35 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @SaleemChat: . @wjchat @Derry_London See @DirtyWars. Seriously. It’s like a noir thriller, but it’s real. #wjchat

Derry London
@Derry_London


6:35 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @SDulai: @wjchat @Derry_London Triple feature: Rashomon, Boomtown (tv show) and finish it up with The Act of Killing. Enjoy the mind tri

Derry London
@Derry_London


6:37 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
.@wjchat thanks for the bonus Q, and excellent responses… Until next week #wjchat!

Derry London
@Derry_London


6:48 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @SDulai: Watergate the videogame: http://t.co/3QIrVxznmJ #enoughsaid #wjchat

Grant Burningham
@granteb


7:25 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Like these chats? Pitch a host or topic to #wjchat: http://t.co/K4oXMfAweb DO IT!

Teresa Gorman
@gteresa


7:26 p.m. PST | 02.26.2014
@wjchat sad I missed you tonight #wjchat, looks like fun times were had

Teresa Gorman
@gteresa


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