Posts Tagged ‘ombudsman’

Washington Post Ombudsman: Steam Punks

Just as Native Americans of the Great Plains reportedly used every part of the buffalo, the Washington Post's detractors believe that its liberal staffers can use every part of the newspaper to further their agenda. Reader comments, an upcoming paywall, even Sally Quinn—-all are grist for the Post's fellow travelers.
But are Post employees also willing [...]

The Needle: Reader Representative

Watching the Post: The Post is replacing ombdusman Patrick Pexton—not with an ombudsman, but with a "reader representative." +/-0.
The New Standard: 14th Street NW bar Standard reopens tonight. +2

The Post Needs an Ombudsman. Just Not This One.

Washington Post ombudsman Patrick Pexton's term is up at the end of the month, and there's a good chance he won't be replaced. In one of his last columns, he sings the song of his dying profession:
It is possible that I’ll be The Washington Post’s last independent ombudsman and that this chair will empty at [...]