You’re never really ‘Off the record’ – MSM #014

Off the record. On background. Anonymous source. Under embargo. Often, these terms mean different things to different people – which is why it’s so easy to get burned when you think you’re telling a reporter something “off the record.” You also have to be prepared for the journalist to use such information accidentally – or […]

Tom Brady’s somewhat wordy ‘No Comment’ – MSM #013

Most people know to avoid the phrase “no comment” during a media interview. Doing so usually amounts to an overly curt or abrupt response that suggests the interviewee is hiding something. However, there are other effective ways to say the same thing – without having those two words attributed to you in print. At an […]