Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy

Latest Episodes

Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Marketplace Morning Report
Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Marketplace Morning Report
Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Marketplace Morning Report
Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Marketplace Morning Report
Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Marketplace Morning Report
Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Marketplace Morning Report

A royal future?

Jan 20, 2020
Codebreaker

Times and WaPo crowdsource Palin emails

John Moe Jun 10, 2011
Share Now on:
Codebreaker

Times and WaPo crowdsource Palin emails

John Moe Jun 10, 2011

The State of Alaska is releasing some 25,000 pages of emails today from the abbreviated gubernatorial career of Sarah Palin. That’s a lot of pages. So The New York Times, the Washington Post, and some other news outlets are using a process that is becoming increasingly standard in big document dumps: crowdsourcing. They’re asking readers to sign up to read through an assigned section of the emails and look for juicy bits and summarize the rest. It’s an unpaid job but the Post says you can think of it as working in their newsroom for the day. Except at your computer and not in a newsroom at all. More like an unpaid stringer. Like an intern but worse.

If you’re a member of your local public radio station, we thank you — because your support helps those stations keep programs like Marketplace on the air.  But for Marketplace to continue to grow, we need additional investment from those who care most about what we do: superfans like you.

Your donation — as little as $5 — helps us create more content that matters to you and your community, and to reach more people where they are – whether that’s radio, podcasts or online.

When you contribute directly to Marketplace, you become a partner in that mission: someone who understands that when we all get smarter, everybody wins.