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September 18, 2014

From the Islamic State News Desk, Hostage-Anchor John Cantlie Reporting

From the Islamic State News Desk, Hostage-Anchor John Cantlie Reporting
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By Michael Shaw This op-ed is as impressive for dialing back on the previous execution videos as for taking over a classically Western media format.

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September 17, 2014

“In Focus”: Media Using Pentagon Pics As News Photos (Again)

“In Focus”: Media Using Pentagon Pics As News Photos (Again)
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By Michael Shaw The inference here is that a photo taken by a photojournalist for a news organization and one taken by a soldier to ennoble the military really has no difference.

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September 16, 2014

The Kent State Massacre Sweatshirt: How Far Did Urban Outfitters Really Go?

The Kent State Massacre Sweatshirt: How Far Did Urban Outfitters Really Go?
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By Michael Shaw We can all wag our fingers at Urban Outfitters while others feed the diet in slightly more ambiguous ways. We can all wag our fingers, but the sphere wouldn’t be the sphere without its pirates and villains.

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September 15, 2014

Sports Advertising: Meet You at Your Cubical

Sports Advertising: Meet You at Your Cubical
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By Michael Shaw I've always been keen on that rare bit of news or documentary imagery that happened to be shot in the office.

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September 13, 2014

More Fashion Week: I’m My Own Grandpa

More Fashion Week: I’m My Own Grandpa
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By Michael Shaw Beneath the quips, there's something really clever going on here.

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