Media minibar

minib.jpg– KCRW’s Nick Madigan casts an askance eye at post-Katrina journalistic self-back-patting. He calls it an “orgy of self-congratulation.” Kind of like the KCRW pledge drive!

– The New York Observer ponders agency fashion habits: will reps stop wearing suits? My guess is no. And by the way, I blog in a tux.

– Blogger Mark Sarvas interviews incoming LAT editor David Ulin, who says all the right things. Looking forward to seeing what he does with the Book Review. Here’s a suggestion: how about a table of contents?