Saturday report

* Photographers protest photo manipulated by Nancy Pelosi’s office. ( | Pelosi defends it. (
* Meet Michael Cronin, the Internet’s most prolific (and ignored) sports tweeter. (
* Washington Post should write less on politics and more on government, says ombud. (
* Jack Shafer: American journalism has become too tame to employ columnists who stir people up the way Andrew Sullivan does. (
* could have found a better photo to use for its story on the death of Asante Samuel’s mom. (

-- Atlanta Journal-Constitution

— Atlanta Journal-Constitution

* Chicago Tribune exec who oversaw RedEye and other niche publications leaves the company. (
* Steve Forbes failed to report a school headmaster’s inappropriate relationship with a student. (
* The most viral student media of 2012. (
* New York Observer staffer: “I hope I’m wrong, but the Observer as we know it died today.” (
* Trade publication for UK journalists goes online only. (
* Jason Whitlock refused to go on Bill O’Reilly’s show because he didn’t want to “waste time debating an entertainer.” (
* Gannett critic: Even I don’t drag execs’ children into discussions about the company. (