The Media's Hits And Misses In 2014
Serial became an unexpected sensation this fall — it’s the fastest-downloaded podcast in iTunes history — but many listeners were disappointed that reporter Sarah Koenig failed to record an interview with Wilds within the twelve weekly episodes.
Here & Now’s Robin Young looks back at these big stories with NPR media correspondent David Folkenflik.
- The “Serial” podcast
- Rolling Stone’s botched sexual assault investigation
- Coverage of NFL player Ray Rice’s domestic abuse charges
- Women coming forward with rape allegations against Bill Cosby
- Friction at First Look media
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