NPR receives bomb threat via snail-mail letter

Washington Post
The letter didn't reference the Juan Williams firing specifically, but NPR staffers tell Paul Farhi the timing and tone suggested it was sent after Williams' termination. "We're taking extra precautions," says an NPR spokeswoman. "We're being more aware of who's entering the building" and generally being more vigilant.
> Williams says he's still emotionally "roiled" by the firing
> Jon Friedman: "Williams has emerged as a sympathetic figure"

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    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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