Mark Leibovich

Type: Person
Name: Mark Leibovich
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 1 reports

The Onion , Jon Stewart, and the Rise of the Bashful Social Critic

Time was being a social critic was a coveted position. Gaining a huge audience and wielding one's pen to influence the public was a proud vocation that demanded concerted effort. Oh, sure, comedy and satire were a powerful tool—just ask any of the subjects ... [Published Atlantic Monthly - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 2 reports

Decking Out The Midterms In Flannel

[embedded content]Mark Leibovich fixates on the “bumpkinification of the midterm elections”:Candidates themselves don’t deserve all the blame for their bumpkinizing. Much of that rests with the blizzards of money being blown from wealthy donors and super ... [Published Atlantic Monthly - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

The Phony Populism Of Politicians

In a New York Times Magazine piece set to drop on Sunday, Mark Leibovich takes on some of the Republican Senate candidates and what he calls the “Bumpkinifunciton” of the midterm elections: Joni Ernst, the Iowa state senator and Iraq War veteran, ... [Published Outside The Beltway | OTB - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

How Playing 'Bumpkin' Became a Political Winner

These days, a member of Congress is required to command a staggering array of issues: terrorism, pandemics , complex financial regulations and global warming, to name a few.Fortunately for them, candidates for office don’t have to demonstrate their competence ... [Published Bloomberg View - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 2 reports

Guess Who's Losing? NY Times Scorns 'Bumpkinification' of the Midterms, Picks Palin as Bumpkin Queen

New York Times political writer Mark Leibovich employed the Full Sneer in a story for this weekend's New York Times Magazine entitled "The Bumpkinification of the Midterm Elections.” Leibovich began with Iowa Republican candidate Joni Ernst talking about ... [Published NewsBusters.org blogs - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

Gov. Perry’s out-of-state travel tab for security tops $3.3 million

Gov. Perry talks to reporters in SacramentoAUSTIN – Gov. Rick Perry said this year he’d consider moving to California when he leaves office, and his attraction to the state is evident in the latest tab for his ever-present security detail.The latest quarterly ... [Published MySanAntonio - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

NYT: If You Vote Republican Next Week, You’re A Bumpkin

4363158Ladies and gentlemen: Mark Leibovich of the New York Times .His lede:Joni Ernst, the Iowa state senator and Iraq War veteran, was standing in a barn in a purple flannel shirt and an unzipped vest. Beside her, various swine burrowed in the hog lot; ... [Published Daily Caller - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

Ben Bradlee's Funeral Will Be Televised

If Mark Leibovich is planning a sequel to This Town , he can start reporting it Wednesday at the Washington National Cathedral at the funeral for Ben Bradlee . The former Washington Post editor’s sendoff was already planned to be open to the public, but ... [Published Washingtonian.com - Oct 27 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

Politics in the Age of Soma: How we became the United States of Aldous Huxley

[T]he decline of a print-based epistemology and the accompanying rise of a television-based epistemology has had grave consequences for public life, that we are getting sillier by the minute.- Neil Postman, Amusing Ourselves to DeathThree fourths into ... [Published National Review - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

The Government We Deserve

This may be the most expensive midterm election in history, but it isn't necessarily the dumbest. That's not because it's smart in any way, just that elections in America are always dumb. To take just one tiny data point, the hottest Senate race in the ... [Published American Prospect - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

From the Magazine: The ‘Bumpkinification’ of Politics

Mark Leibovich writes that since the 1960s, politics have glorified the amateur at the expense of the professional. ... [Published The Caucus - Oct 28 2014]
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First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Help your team spend time on the right things

Harvard Business Review The most common resource that’s always in short supply is time. Ron Ashkenas and Amy McDougall offer steps managers can take to better leverage organizational time: Sharpen your team’s vision of what they need to do better in the ... [Published American Press Institute - Oct 24 2014]

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Mark Leibovich, a former Post reporter, said Bradlee was the " embodiment of the newsman who had impact." One of the editor's favorite encouragements to male reporters, Leibovich recalled, was "Keep your pecker up."

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Decking Out The Midterms In Flannel [Published Atlantic Monthly - Oct 29 2014]
Decking Out The Midterms In Flannel [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Oct 29 2014]
The Onion , Jon Stewart, and the Rise of the Ba... [Published Atlantic Monthly - Oct 29 2014]
The Phony Populism Of Politicians [Published Outside The Beltway | OTB - Oct 29 2014]
How Playing 'Bumpkin' Became a Political Winner [Published Bloomberg View - Oct 28 2014]
Guess Who's Losing? NY Times Scorns 'Bumpkinifi... [Published NewsBusters.org blogs - Oct 28 2014]
Gov. Perry’s out-of-state travel tab for securi... [Published MySanAntonio - Oct 28 2014]
NYT: If You Vote Republican Next Week, You’re A... [Published Daily Caller - Oct 28 2014]
The Bumpkinification of the Midterms [Published RealClearPolitics - Homepage - Oct 28 2014]
Politics in the Age of Soma: How we became the ... [Published National Review - Oct 28 2014]
The Government We Deserve [Published American Prospect - Oct 28 2014]
From the Magazine: The ‘Bumpkinification’ of Po... [Published The Caucus - Oct 28 2014]
Ben Bradlee's Funeral Will Be Televised [Published Washingtonian.com - Oct 27 2014]
Help your team spend time on the right things [Published American Press Institute - Oct 24 2014]
Need to Know: Oct. 24, 2014 [Published American Press Institute - Oct 24 2014]
Ben Bradlee Remembered As 'Giant' In Journalism [Published International Business Times - Oct 22 2014]
‘The heart and soul of The Post newsroom’: Trib... [Published Washington Post - Oct 22 2014]
Leibovich: Ben Bradlee epitomized ‘a much more ... [Published Washington Post - Oct 22 2014]
Can Bart Chilton Fix High-Speed Trading's Image... [Published BusinessWeek - Oct 16 2014]
WaPo Outlook Editor Carlos Lozada’s New Role [Published Media Bistro - Oct 15 2014]
Through the D.C. Looking Glass [Published Editor & Publisher - Oct 10 2014]
Through the D.C. Looking Glass With This Town A... [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 10 2014]
Through the D.C. Looking Glass [Published Atlantic Monthly - Oct 09 2014]
Morning Mirror [Published The Daily Caller - Breaking News, Opinion, Rese ... - Oct 08 2014]
Biden’s gaffe immunity [Published Minnesota Daily - Oct 06 2014]
'There's a chance': Romney teases supporters wi... [Published Examiner.com - Oct 05 2014]
Another Romney run could personify genuineness [Published Standard Examiner - Oct 03 2014]
The “Jump the Fence” Edition [Published Slate Magazine - Oct 03 2014]
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Mitt Romney's Third Act [Published US News & World Report - Oct 01 2014]
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Decking Out The Midterms In Flannel [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Oct 29 2014]
Mark Leibovich fixates on the “bumpkinification of the midterm elections”: Candidates themselves don’t deserve all the blame for their bumpkinizing. Much of that rests with the blizzards of money being blown from wealthy donors and super PACs to ...
The Phony Populism Of Politicians [Published Outside The Beltway | OTB - Oct 29 2014]
In a New York Times Magazine piece set to drop on Sunday, Mark Leibovich takes on some of the Republican Senate candidates and what he calls the “Bumpkinifunciton” of the midterm elections: Joni Ernst, the Iowa state senator and Iraq War veteran, ...
Guess Who's Losing? NY Times Scorns 'Bumpkinifi... [Published NewsBusters.org blogs - Oct 28 2014]
New York Times political writer Mark Leibovich employed the Full Sneer in a story for this weekend's New York Times Magazine entitled "The Bumpkinification of the Midterm Elections.” Leibovich began with Iowa Republican candidate Joni Ernst talking about ...
The Bumpkinification of the Midterms [Published RealClearPolitics - Homepage - Oct 28 2014]
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From the Magazine: The ‘Bumpkinification’ of Po... [Published The Caucus - Oct 28 2014]
Mark Leibovich writes that since the 1960s, politics have glorified the amateur at the expense of the professional. ...
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