Pat Dooley says he called Virginia Tech head coach Frank Beamer and apologized for what he tweeted on Sunday. ("why does kansas city's field look like Frank Beamer's [scarred] face?") "It was simply uncalled for and dumb."
From 1999 to 2011, Jim Romenesko maintained the Romenesko page for the Poynter Institute, a Florida-based non-profit school for journalists. Poynter hired him in August of 1999, after seeing his MediaGossip.com, a hobby site he started in May of 1999.