In the wake of allegations that Rep. David Wu (D-Ore.) engaged in unwanted sexual activity with the teenage daughter of a donor, Democratic leaders in the House quickly called for an ethics investigation. Others called for Wu's immediate resignation from office.
The alleged phone hacking at Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. has received its fair share of media coverage. Except, according to some, from the company’s own media outlets. It’s a sticky situation that may well be familiar to Chicago journalists.
Tabloid, which filmmaker Errol Morris self-assesses as his best film, is opening at a topical time – just as the scandal surrounding the British tabloid News of the World continues to explode.Errol Morris’s films have a sensationalist element at their core: people obsessed with their pets a