WP staffers unhappy about USAT, NBC Deep Throat scoops

Washington City Paper

USA Today's Mark Memmott scooped the Post with his summary of Bob Woodward's book. Then Woodward gave Tom Brokaw -- not the Post -- the address of the garage where he met with Mark Felt. Woodward doesn't seem to care that his colleagues were forced to play catch-up. "What was the problem -- some people were late for dinner?" he asks.

> Hitchens: "Woodward's allegiance is to print, not to writing" (NYT)

  • 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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