Have you seen the movie Spotlight? It won the Academy Award for Best Picture, portraying the work of The Boston Globe’s Spotlight investigative reporting team. Their work helped uncover the Catholic church’s sexual abuse scandal in 2002 and won a Pulitzer Prize. Spotlight reporter Mike Rezendes who worked on that team joined Jay and Neal to talk about the movie and also his views on investigative journalism and the state of the newspaper industry. Be sure to check out Mike’s work as he has a new story coming out next week.

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  1. Profile photo of Eustace C. Scrubb Member

    Mike did answer the question. Check the tape, he said The Rolling Stones was the best rock band, but the Beatles were “inventive”. He most certainly came down on the side of the Stones.

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    • August 11, 2017 at 9:38 am
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  2. Profile photo of Lois Lane Coolidge

    I haven’t yet seen Spotlight but will watch it. It’s nice to hear a program praising journalism, though I loved his characterization of “glorified stenographers.”

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    • August 11, 2017 at 11:13 am
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