Michael J. Socolow is an associate professor in the Department of Communication and Journalism at the University of Maine.
June 3 2014 7:35 AMThe Day We Didn’t Invade NormandyOn June 3, 1944, American radio broadcasters announced that D-Day had begun. Whoops.Michael J. Socolow
Oct. 28 2013 11:51 PMThe Myth of the War of the Worlds PanicOrson Welles’ infamous 1938 radio program did not touch off nationwide hysteria. Why does the legend persist?Jefferson Pooley and Michael J. Socolow
Jan. 15 2014 10:48 AMTed Stevens Wins: The Internet’s Tubes Will Be UncloggedMichael J. Socolow
July 23 2012 6:35 AMSix Minutes in BerlinIn 1936, nine American rowers took on the Nazis in front of Hitler and 75,000 screaming Germans. The story of the greatest Olympic race you’ve never heard of.Michael J. Socolow