Media Insider: News Media’s Partisan Divide Evident in Comey Coverage, Snapchat Loses Money, Women Change the Podcast Game

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round-up of media stories from the week. THE NEW YORK TIMES | MICHAEL M. GRYNBAUM Comey Firing Provides Bright Dividing Line for Media Coverage FBI Director Comey’s firing was a clear indicator of how America’s political divide is present in news media. According to The New York Times, traditionally right-leaning…

Media Insider: Advertisers Bet Big on March Madness, Politicians Take ‘Bipartisan Road Trip’ on Facebook Live, News App Bursts Your Filter Bubble

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round-up of media stories from the week. MEDIA LIFE | TONI FITZGERALD As Ratings Go Down, March Madness Advertising Goes Up March Madness viewership is on the decline, but that doesn’t seem to matter to advertisers. Media Life reports that advertisers spent $1.24 billion last year during the college hoops tournament,…