Amid all the furor over Alessandra Stanley’s piece on Shonda Rhimes in the New York Times last week, I saw a smart suggestion from Jeff Jarvis about a possible response: use News Genius to annotate the biased/offending text.
Wish @Sulliview's letter-writer, Patricia Washington, would annotate Alessandra Stanley's piece on Newsgenius to reveal the hidden language
— Jeff Jarvis (@jeffjarvis) September 22, 2014
So I decided to do that myself, by compiling many of the criticisms of Stanley’s piece that I’d read and adding my own two cents. The annotated piece is below. (I saved you a visit to the Times!)