'Instead of glorifying Larry King, let's simply thank him and wish him well'

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Meghan Daum says Larry King shouldn't be held up as a shining example of the good old days of television news simply because he didn't throw tantrums or yell at his guests. "That suggests audiences are only interested in personalities who inhabit the far extremes of the behavioral spectrum; that we want either catfights or coddling, softballs or hardballs that break your nose." || King's worst moments.

  • 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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