"Initial reports in a run-and-gun investigative story seldom age well"

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"Remember the hero female cop who shot Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan at Fort Hood? Well, maybe she did and maybe she didn't," writes Stephen Engelberg. "And the purported view of Walter Reed officials that Hasan might be a threat? Shortly after the NPR story aired, the Washington Post asserted the possibility that Hasan might be 'delusional' was never taken seriously and addressed by his supervisors only 'in passing.'"

  • Jim Romenesko

    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.


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