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The Hack and the Flack

June 12, 2009

The Rumors

Gelf's podcasters test new-media ethics.

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, politics, and media—much like Gelf.

In this week's episode, Michael and Merrill revisit the eternal debate on blogger ethics, choose sides in the Apple-Pre war, and talk hyperlocal journalism with Andy Newman of the New York Times. Click here to listen to the podcast.

You can email Michael, Merrill, and Gelf to let us know what you think.

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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