Media standards slipping 2002.02.03 Something interesting (c/o Lot 49): News coverage immediately after the Sept. 11 attacks was based on solid sources and “just the facts,” but media standards have since slipped, a journalism think tank says. Well, I could have told you that. You were reading Media standards slipping, a blog entry by MacDara Conroy. It is filed under Media and was published in February 2002. If you liked what you read here, you can follow this site on Twitter @MacDaraBlogs or via reader feed, and find many more entries in the Archive.