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The Hack and the Flack

March 28, 2008

The Protesters

Gelf's podcasters consider civil disobedience.

Michael Myser and Merrill Freund

In Gelf Magazine's weekly podcast, The Hack and The Flack, journalist Michael Myser—the hack—and PR guru Merrill Freund—the flack—break down the news of the week. From their different perspectives, Michael and Merrill discuss sports, tech, and media—much like Gelf.

In this week's episode, Michael and Merrill discuss the outside possibility of an Olympic boycott, Facebook vs. Google, and whether Hillary should throw in the towel. They also explain what "hack" and "flack" mean, in case you're still wondering, all in this week’s Gelf Magazine podcast. Click here to listen to the podcast. Pressed for time? Use the links below to hear each segment on its own. And you can email Michael, Merrill, and Gelf to let us know what you think.


Beijing Boycott


Google v. Facebook


Should Hillary Quit?


What's a hack? What's a flack?

Michael Myser and Merrill Freund

Michael Myser is a freelance writer in Morristown, New Jersey. Merrill Freund is a San Francisco-based PR veteran and triathlete novice.







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Article by Michael Myser and Merrill Freund

Michael Myser is a freelance writer in Morristown, New Jersey. Merrill Freund is a San Francisco-based PR veteran and triathlete novice.

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