Congratulations, sports media: You just got a big business-model subsidy from the Supreme Court » Nieman Journalism Lab


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Smart piece from on how legalized gambling effects media outlets:
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9 days ago by joshcvt
Congratulations, sports media: You just got a big business-model subsidy from the Supreme Court
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9 days ago by andriak
Excellent piece by @jbenton on sports journalism's impending move into production information (with, of course, a hot Saints take sneaked in)…
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10 days ago by mathewi
In his 1957 classic An Economic Theory of Democracy , Anthony Downs wrote that there were only four types of information: production information, consumption…
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10 days ago by adamparnes
Joshua Benton/Nieman Journalism Lab, May 14, 2018.
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10 days ago by markcoddington
"... an awful lot of sports reporting is about to move from entertainment information — stuff you read because you enjoy it — to production information — stuff you read because you think it'll help you make money. Whatever your thoughts on gambling — I tend to come down on the side that it's a giant vacuum sucking money out of the wallets of middle- and working-class Americans, ruining a lot of lives in the process, but hey, that's just me — the opportunity for sports journalism is clear."
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10 days ago by jnchapel
Favorite tweet: NewsbySchmidt

"An awful lot of sports reporting is about to move from entertainment information — stuff you read because you enjoy it — to production information — stuff you read because you think it’ll help you make money." https://t.co/VEcK22XGjg

— Christine Schmidt (@NewsbySchmidt) May 14, 2018

http://twitter.com/NewsbySchmidt/status/996052704786108416
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10 days ago by tswaterman
Congratulations, sports media: You just got a big business-model subsidy from the Supreme Court
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10 days ago by edan