Author: Michael Schreiber

Michael Schreiber is MediaFeed’s founder and Editor-in-Chief. Michael is an Emmy- and duPont-winning journalist and media executive. He’s worked with the New York Times, Frontline, HBO, ABC News and NBC News (where he currently writes for NBC Nightly News from time to time). He’s the founder and principal of Amalgamated Unlimited (a company that helps organizations develop and execute content and editorial strategies) and MediaFeed.org (a content syndication network).

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How a $15 minimum wage would impact the economy

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With a new administration in place and new legislation proposed to help those hardest hit by the financial impacts of the pandemic, raising the national minimum …

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An afternoon with John Lewis

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It was a warm day sometime around the spring of 1990. I was a freshman at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School in the Maryland suburbs just outside …

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A closer look at BMW’s 2021 X5 hybrid

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Drivers of the first generation BMW X5 hybrid (aka, the X5 xDrive40e) will tell you that while the SUV is certainly comfortable, includes some nice luxe …

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What happened when the Ferris Bueller cast reunited? (Anyone? Anyone?)

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For people of a certain age, “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,” the 1986 movie from director John Hughes, was seminal. I was 11 when it came out …

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Guess how much Popeyes fried chicken this guy ate in one sitting

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Let’s face it — we can all be forgiven for self-medicating with junk food during the COVID-19 lockdown. Stress eating is very normal, and some experts …

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How to grill the perfect steak

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Because of the lockdown, we’re cooking at home far more often, and for many of us that means more grilling, and for some more steak gilling …

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The best bacon in every state

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Let’s be clear. This list of the best bacon in every state isn’t based on any type of scientific poll. The very notion that some group …

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I’m 44 and my body is going downhill. What do I do?

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When I first envisioned writing this article several weeks ago, the headline was a bit tongue-in-cheek. I obsess about my health a fair bit, but overall …

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43 pictures of really adorable kittens that will make you feel better

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As you peruse the smart, informative articles here, you’ll notice that they are published with images typically – often stock photos. Now, stock photos aren’t always …

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The rate of new cancers in every state

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In 2019, more than 1.7 million American families will deal with a cancer diagnosis, according to the American Cancer Society. There are dozens of types of …

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Every single act that played at Woodstock

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For many baby boomers, the Woodstock music festival represents a seminal moment, defining the music and culture of the generation. For music lovers, it was a …

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Skin cancer rates in all 50 states

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Millions of Americans are treated for different types of skin cancers every year.  According to recent data from the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association’s Health of America …

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How to host a slam-dunk March Madness activity at work

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While research tells us March Madness doesn’t exactly boost productivity, it presents an excellent opportunity for teams to bond and win a few company culture points. Last …

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The 9 most popular consumer banks in America

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Most Americans have bank accounts of one type or another. In fact, according to the latest FDIC data, nearly 93 percent of Americans have access to …

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8 classic 1967 Ferraris that will melt your face

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1967 was a special year for Ferrari. It was the year of the Dino, the first mid-engine, street-legal Ferrari, named after Enzo Ferrari’s son. But it …

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The most popular living U.S. Presidents

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These days presidential popularity is frequently in the news. President Trump’s numbers rise and fall (his overall popularity recently dipped below 40%, though his popularity among …

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Having a hard week? Here, have some puppies

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In this, the golden age of digital media, few things have the power of the puppy when it comes to attracting eyeballs. One need only poke …

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99 of the all-time most popular musicians in America

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We’ve all argued with our friends about who is the greatest musician. It’s practically a national pastime. Well, you can lay those arguments to rest. The …

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How to grill the perfect steak

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When it comes to cooking a steak, there are a lot of decisions to make. There are all the different cuts: ribeye, New York strip, porterhouse, …