Newsweek cover "delightfully absurd," but not sexist

Columbia Journalism Review
That's Megan Garber's verdict. "The Newsweek cover, cheeky and ironized though it may be, is less a knock on Sarah Palin than a nod to her -- a recognition of the fact that, say what else you will about her ... Palin has in some sense normalized the notion of women in politics." || Newsweek's statement on the cover.

  • 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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