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Stop Telling Us There’s Never Been a Better Time to Be a Journalist!

Jacob Weisberg, chairman of The Slate Group, talks about the clichés of journalism school guest speakers.

Is there any truth in the clichés tossed around in the journalism world? We challenge Jacob Weisberg, former editor of Slate and now the chairman of The Slate Group, to play Journalist Guest Speaker Cliché Bingo. Can he stop telling J-schoolers they need to be one-man shows?