Journalism at the Edge of the Blogosphere: Part 2

Journalism at the Edge of the Blogosphere: Part 2

  A debate over what makes a “true” journalist was sparked recently by the secret interview of Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera conducted by actor Sean Penn and published in Rolling Stone in January of 2016. Those who believe Penn correct in describing himself as a journalist cite prior interviews he conducted with other world figures. Others […]

Snake-Handling Preacher Jamie Coots Dies From (Gasp) Snake Bite

Snake-Handling Preacher Jamie Coots Dies From (Gasp) Snake Bite

In a twist of fate as predictable as a Love Boat plot, Jamie Coots, a preacher in Kentucky who gained fame for handling snakes while leading services at his church, died on Saturday after a rattlesnake he was handling bit him on the right hand. The 42-year-old was bitten during a religious service and, according to Middlesboro police, […]