Cesar Rodriguez

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2008

    Friday's Freak Show: The Post's Front Page and the "Water-Cooler" Effect

    I have developed a theory about the Friday editions of the Post and Daily News, which is that barring any sort of massive breaking news, the papers stick to "water-cooler" stories on the front page to foster some sort of camaraderie in the work place. It's Friday, you just want to chat it up with yo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2008

    Girls, Girls, Girls: Are We Done With The Sex Scandals Yet?

    Has it gotten to the point with all these sex scandals that we just can't imagine the news without them? Last Monday, with front pages on Hillary Clinton and New York's noisiest neighborhoods seems like ages ago. But are we starting to get a case of sex-scandal fatigue? If you looked at the front pa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2008

    Nixzmary Brown's Stepfather Guilty of Manslaughter

    A Brooklyn jury found Nixzmary Brown's stepdad guilty of second-degree manslaughter this morning but exonerated Cesar Rodriguez of second-degree murder charges in a horrific case of child abuse that ended the 7-year-old's life, shocked the city, and raised serious concerns about the city's child wel ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 17, 2008

    TABLOIDED: The Daily News vs. The Post

    The opening day of the Nixzmary Brown trial gets two-thirds of the front of the Daily News, notes THE JURY WEEPS after seeing photos of the seven-year-old girls bruised and beaten body. This tragedy is going to be all over the tabloids for the foreseeable future: it has lurid, heartbreaking details, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2008
  • News

    April 18, 2006

    Anything to Help

    Nixzmary's biological dad shows up in court as 'friend' of identity theft defendant