Bill Keller

« Page 1 from 1, showing 1 - 25 from 25 »

Bill Keller

Bill Keller

Beating up on the so-called elite media has a nice populist ring to it.More Bill Keller [08/02/2011 11:08:46]
My dad was an engineer, and he became the CEO of Chevron. His was an engineer's mind-set: Everything's kind of a problem how do you approach the problem?More Bill Keller [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
I don't have dating tips.More Bill Keller [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
I don't think that there is absolute freedom of the press. We operate under laws - against libel, for instance. The idea that there is some absolute press freedom is kind of a myth.More Bill Keller [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
I think there's been a decline in the public's access to what's being done with their tax dollars, what's being done in their name. I hope that that will be repaired.More Bill Keller [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
My view of social media is that it is a set of tools, not a religion.More Bill Keller [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Every technology, including the printing press, comes at some price.More Bill Keller [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
The queen of aggregation is, of course, Arianna Huffington, who has discovered that if you take celebrity gossip, adorable kitten videos, posts from unpaid bloggers and news reports from other publications, array them on your Web site and add a left-wing soundtrack, millions of people will come.More Bill Keller [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Beating up on the so-called elite media has a nice populist ring to it.More Bill Keller [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Casual reliance on unnamed sources...corrodes our credibility and, in cases that are rare but not rare enough, may abet journalistic malpractice.More Bill Keller [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Most recently, the President's reluctance to offend Senator Rick Santorum -- a Catholic theocrat who believes that states should have the power to arrest gay lovers in their bedrooms, or even to criminalize couples who use contraceptives -- was an occasion to wonder what, exactly, Mr. Bush was born-again into.More Bill Keller [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Being an editor has been a source of great satisfaction, but writing is the thing I truly love.More Bill Keller [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It's a considerable source of tragedy in the world that people stay in powerful jobs long past the point where they're a spent force.More Bill Keller [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I may be the old-media id, but I think I may be entitled to some credit for being a new-media pioneer.More Bill Keller [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I think Twitter is a fabulous tool. Crowd-sourcing by Twitter is useful in getting early warnings.More Bill Keller [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
One of the reasons that I'm a lurker on Twitter is that every time I tweet an idea, I feel like I'm delivering something to the competition that I ought to be giving to a reporter here.More Bill Keller [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A vote for Mitt Romney is a vote for Satan.More Bill Keller [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Twitter and Facebook are brilliant- tools, the journalistic uses of which are still being plumbed. They are great for disseminating interesting material. They are useful for gathering information, including from places that are inaccessible.More Bill Keller [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Everything is accessible to everyone all the time, and I think there are wondrous things to treasure with what the Internet has made available to journalists. But I think it's also had some effects that are less pleasant. It has chipped away at a sense of privacy and secrecy.More Bill Keller [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I think there's been a decline in the public's access to what's being done with their tax dollars, what's being done in their name. I hope that that will be repaired.More Bill Keller [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Every technology, including the printing press, comes at some price.More Bill Keller [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
My view of social media is that it is a set of tools, not a religion.More Bill Keller [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
My dad was an engineer, and he became the CEO of Chevron. His was an engineer's mind-set: Everything's kind of a problem how do you approach the problem?More Bill Keller [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I'm convinced that the most important division in human affairs is probably not the one between left and right, liberal and conservative. It's the one between zealotry and understanding, between absolute conviction and compromise, between preachers and politicians.More Bill Keller [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Maybe we're all a little too desperate these days for a simple formula to explain how our safe world came unhinged. That, as much as anything, may explain one of the more enduring conspiracy theories of the moment, the notion that we are about to send a quarter of a million American soldiers to war for the sake of Israel.More Bill Keller [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

« Page 1 from 1, showing 1 - 25 from 25 »

Quotes of the month

Eugene Ryabyi The sexuality of youth is not understandable for the funeral shroud of old age. [06/21/2019 06:06:52] More


Eugeny Antonuk The most mysterious thing in the world is freedom: everyone talks about it, but no one has seen it. [06/23/2019 05:06:09] More


Anatoly Yurkin Pension reform is accelerated by reducing the number of participants in the process. [06/22/2019 12:06:47] More


Eugene Ryabyi Anger converts a smart person into a fool. [05/31/2019 07:05:46] More


Eugene Ryabyi Only weak people choose the heroes for themselves. [06/07/2019 04:06:45] More