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‘Wired’ Argues that ‘The Nielsen Family Is Dead’

Wired has a piece out this week called "The Nielsen Family Is Dead," exploring the ways in which TV has left the Nielsen ratings system behind, thanks to Hulu, Netflix, Apple TV, Amazon Prime, Roku, iTunes, smartphones, tablets, Twitter, [...]

By Bradford Evans

The Other Belushi Biographer Breaks Down ‘Wired’

Journalist Bob Woodward's journalistic tactics were called into question a couple weeks ago over a dispute with the White House, and Tanner Colby has taken this as an opportunity to analyze Woodward's reviled 1984 John Belushi biography Wired [...]

By Bradford Evans

On The Science Of Humor

In Wired's Humor Issue, Professor Peter McGraw postulates that all comedy operates as a kind of benign violation, which I am reserving as an improv team name now.

By Halle Kiefer