Pakistan Quake: Media Coming Home

By Brian 

NBC News correspondent Jim Maceda has been called home from Pakistan, even though the earthquake story is only just beginning. He writes on

“It’s called ‘Week Two,’ the breaking story is out of the news rundowns, and the world’s media start to ‘reassess’ their presence. Many journalists, including this reporter, have started to head home.

But quite few of us, it seems, are still scratching our collective heads, sensing we’ve just covered something unique — even those of us who ‘do’ disasters for a living — are not yet able to nail down what made it so.”

He camped out in a tent for the last week, along with his crew, but he’s coming home now, and there are so many stories still to be told…