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Brown Out
Judge Joe Brown takes his final off-camera bow. [05-01-00]
— Jim Hanas, MEMPHIS FLYER

Master of Its Domain
Radio giant Clear Channel pimps the Web address of an obscure Southeast Asian island. [04-17-00]
— Jim Hanas, MEMPHIS FLYER

Inside the Box
Ad execs replaced by computers? Well, not exactly. [09-27-99]
— Jim Hanas, MEMPHIS FLYER

Reunited
What happens when CBS and Viacom get back together? [09-20-99]
— Jim Hanas, MEMPHIS FLYER

Keep Talking
Beyond the confessions of the First Lady, Tina Brown's new venture shows promise. [08-16-99]
— Jim Hanas, MEMPHIS FLYER

Secret Society
The case of Mississippi governor Kirk Fordice and the "unidentified companion." [06-21-99]
— Jim Hanas, MEMPHIS FLYER

Balance of Power
The FCC takes a look at licensing low-power radio station. [03-15-99]
— Jim Hanas, MEMPHIS FLYER

1998 News In Review
Six things that shaped the media in 1998. [12-27-98]
— Jim Hanas, MEMPHIS FLYER

Man on the Street
With the release of the Starr Report, traditional news never looked so obsolete. [09-21-98]
— Jim Hanas, MEMPHIS FLYER

Retractable Headlines
Don't believe the trendspotters. All retractions are not equal. Some don't even work. [07-13-98]
— Jim Hanas, MEMPHIS FLYER

There Was Smoke, But Were There Mirrors?
Did advertising kill the tobacco bill? [06-29-98]
— Jim Hanas, MEMPHIS FLYER

Media Mulch
Tubbies tune in, Springer backs off, and radio pirates return. [06-01-98]
— Jim Hanas, MEMPHIS FLYER

This Conservative World
A political cartoon stirs up controversy. [04-27-98]
— Jim Hanas, MEMPHIS FLYER

License to Ill?
A Colorado watchdog group reminds TV news who owns the airwaves. [03-16-98]
— Jim Hanas, MEMPHIS FLYER

Waiting on the News
Patients needing organ transplants often see the media as their last resort. [02-23-98]
— Lauren Mutter, MEMPHIS FLYER

Geek Revival
Barbara Walters provides the soft focus for a kinder, gentler Microsoft. [02-09-98]
— Jim Hanas, MEMPHIS FLYER

Dog the Wag
If the Clinton-Lewinsky affair seems like a movie, blame the producers. [02-02-98]
— Jim Hanas, MEMPHIS FLYER

Getting What We Deserve
What to know who's responsible for the paparazzi? Look in the mirror. [09-15-97]
— Ann Mulhearn, MEMPHIS FLYER

The Thrill of the Hunt
Looking at the nuts and bolts of search engines. [09-02-97]
— Ann Mulhearn, MEMPHIS FLYER

Ad Lib
Objections to a controversial newspaper ad raise questions about ethics and freedom of the press. [08-25-97]
— Jim Hanas, MEMPHIS FLYER

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