CNN caves to pressure and becomes journalism again?
Gannett, the publisher, contends that demand for details on who accessed article violates the First Amendment. Newspaper publisher Gannett is fighting an effort by the FBI to try to determine who read a specific USA Today story about a deadly shooting in February near Fort Lauderdale, Fla., that left two FBI agents dead and three … Read moreUSA Today fights subpoena aimed at readers of Florida FBI shooting story!! They want to know everyone that clicked on an article within a 35-minute window
The socials have found them selves having some fun at the expense of NEW YORKER and CNN’s Jeffrey Toobin.. Toobin made the profoundly horrible judgment of masturbating during a zoom call. And people saw him doing it.. Boy, must his face be red. Not only did he perhaps jeopardize a solidly respectable career but now … Read moreThe unfortunate moment that Jeffrey went tubin’ on Zoom
Scandal among the billionaires!! Yellow journalism! Scathing tabloids! Politics and surveillance! All the rage among the elite.. This week Jeff Bezos wrote an article for Medium that the National Enquirer had private messages and emails being sent to him demanding that his Washington POST stops investigating ties between the tabloid and Saudi Arabia. If they … Read moreREVENGE OF THE BILLIONAIRE BEZOS: SYMPATHY FOR THE DEVIL
This is from an AP DISPATCH FROM MAINE: A Maine newspaper that horrified author Stephen King by dropping its local book review coverage used his complaint to boost digital subscriptions.King, who lives in Bangor, complained Friday about the Portland Press Herald’s decision to stop publishing freelance-written reviews of books about Maine or written by Maine … Read moreStephen King fans love newspapers…?
Billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong wants the change the way people consume news on social media.. he called the platforms the “cancer of our time.” “The short attention span we’re creating in this millennium is actually very dangerous,” said Soon-Shiong, the new owner of the Los Angeles Times. “It’s the unintended consequences of social media.” He told … Read moreBillionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong says social media is the cancer of our time!
It was once the biggest print magazine of the year..They were the days.. NOW THIS, AS REPORTED BY Alexandra Steigrad: Days before the issue hit newsstands, usually in early August, executives from Vogue, InStyle, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Glamour and W would brag about the thickness of their telephone book-sized glossies. They’d boast of the “thud” … Read moreIt’s over. Print dies: September VOGUE does not matter