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Last Build Date: Sun, 19 Feb 2017 20:51:56 +0000


Trump & the Press: A Murder-Suicide Pact

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 20:51:56 +0000

The FAKE NEWS media (failing @nytimes, @NBCNews, @ABC, @CBS, @CNN) is not my enemy, it is the enemy of the American People! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 17, 2017 The press will destroy Trump and Trump will destroy the press. Consider that trust in media began falling in the ’70s, coincident with what we […]

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Sorry, Nick

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:17:29 +0000

I remember clearly, in Gawker’s early days, when my old friend Nick Denton insisted that what his new blog was producing was not journalism. He didn’t want to come speak at a journalism school. He refused to hire journalists, as they’d already been ruined for Gawker’s work. But yesterday, in his eulogy for the devil […]

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Native advertising: Another false messiah?

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 19:37:42 +0000

I’ve been waiting for this: the leak in the native advertising balloon. Tablets were going to save the news business. Not so much. Paywalls were our salvation, damnit. Nope. Native advertising is our future. Think again. Digiday reports on the latest problem with the native advertising strategy: Digital ad sales intelligence platform MediaRadar said the […]

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