Jack Mirkinson
Jack Mirkinson is the Senior Media Editor for The Huffington Post.

Blog Entries by Jack Mirkinson

Robin Roberts On Her Obama Marriage Interview: 'I'm Getting Chills Again' (VIDEO)

(0) Comments | Posted May 10, 2012 | 8:26 AM

"Boy do you know how to make a splash!" George Stephanopoulos joked with Robin Roberts as Thursday's "Good Morning America" began.

It was rather an understatement; Roberts had just returned from what was undoubtedly the biggest moment of her career, after she was chosen personally by the White...

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Freedom's Journal: America's First Black Newspaper (PHOTO)

(0) Comments | Posted February 14, 2012 | 3:14 PM

In honor of Black History Month, we present to you the first black newspaper in American history: Freedom's Journal.

Founded in 1827 in New York City, the first edition of the Journal summed up a great many of the reasons for the continuing, vital existence of the black press.


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