Tuesday, November 22

Mixed Links (6#) -

Three American college students in Egypt
on an exchange program have been detained
by the authorities for participating in
Cairo's Tahrir Square protest activities.

:: Journalists there have been attacked.

:: The situation seems to be deteriorating.

# An indepth look at the Newsweek
Magazine situation by Tom McGeveran.

Is there still room for a national news weekly magazine besides Time Magazine? And, if so, what kind of publication should it be?

# Robert Birnbaum interviews Pete Hamill about tabloids, journalism, the current state of the press, and more.