Coverage of the mall shooting in Omaha

An inter­est­ing lit­tle arti­cle on the work­ings behind the scenes at the Oma­ha World-Her­ald (which used to be our paper, when we lived there) on the day of the mall shoot­ings last Wednes­day. Of course there’s dis­agree­ment about whether they did a good job or not, with most decry­ing the online cov­er­age at Here is a fas­ci­nat­ing run­down of the media cov­er­age, blow-by-blow, prob­a­bly most inter­est­ing to peo­ple famil­iar with the area. And for those of you with low blood pres­sure, here is a look at the right wing reac­tion. Be sure to read the com­ments.