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Saturday, March 17, 2018
News, Newspapers

Thanks To Trump, Newspapers Matter Again

Amazingly, a number of papers are reporting that subscriptions are up since the November election. The Washington Post has even hung out the “Help Wanted” sign. Apparently, Donald Trump is good for business. Who knew?

March 6, 2017

WATCH: John Oliver’s Depressingly Accurate Report On Local News, ‘Stoplight’

Oliver’s dramatization of a future journalism held captive by Internet fluff pieces illustrates a point that journalists and news outlets have tried to warn news consumers about for years now: where we’re going isn’t pretty.

August 8, 2016
U.S. Republican presidential candidate and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie looks on at his primary election night party Nashua, New Hampshire

6 Newspapers: Dump Chris Christie

Maybe if brazen governors were routinely called to face the consequences of their inactions, politicians would stop being so damn despicable.

March 2, 2016

Bezos Names New Publisher At Washington Post

Washington (AFP) – The Washington Post has a new publisher, owner Jeff Bezos announced Tuesday in his latest move to reshape the prestigious daily for the digital era. Bezos, the Internet entrepreneur and founder of Amazon, named Fred Ryan as publisher and chief executive, replacing family scion Katharine Weymouth. Ryan is a former Reagan administration […]

September 2, 2014