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9/23/2008 at 1:35 p.m.
McCain’s War Against the Gray Lady: A Timeline
Yesterday’s outburst from the McCain camp against the paper of record, in which strategist Steve Schmidt called the ‘Times’ ‘150 percent in the can for Obama,’ is far from the first skirmish between the two. Here’s a guide to everything that’s gone sour between the paper and the campaign in 2008.
By Dan Amira
9/23/2008 at 12:15 p.m.
Ever Hawkish, McCain Campaign Declares War on Press
And the declaration itself was, naturally, rife with distortions.
By Dan Amira
9/23/2008 at 9:40 a.m.
Bruni Readers to New York: Take It From Tourists, End Tipping
What should restaurants do when tourists don't leave tips?
By Alexandra Vallis
9/18/2008 at 3:25 p.m.
Patrick Healy and Eugene Mirman on the Liberal Media ‘Conspiracy’ and Why It’s Strange That the Wall Street Meltdown Has Swung Polls
Today, New York 'Times' political reporter Patrick Healy and comedian Eugene Mirman discuss forgetting the things Sarah Palin named her children after, what Americans really want, and Bette Midler for V.P.
9/5/2008 at 3:30 p.m.
‘Times’ to Consolidate Sections
The "Business" and "Sports" sections will be joined together in an awkward marriage.
By Jessica Pressler
9/2/2008 at 12:00 p.m.
Why Do Weather Reporters Need to Stand IN a Hurricane to Report on It?
Do we really need Anderson Cooper, Katie Couric, and Brian Williams in Louisiana when they could cover the hurricane and the RNC at the same time? Plus, all your daily finance, real estate, law, and media news.
8/27/2008 at 4:20 p.m.
The ‘Times’ Helps Us Keep Up With the Riches
Why do we know so much about how Alex Witchel and Frank, Simon, and Nathaniel Rich spent their summers? Because some crazy old Gray Lady told us!
By Chris Rovzar
8/27/2008 at 12:05 p.m.
Fannie and Freddie Get Some Good News
The mortgage giants have seen their largest profits in ten years. Plus, who buys a friend a $3 million apartment, and who wants a truck depot in Soho?
8/22/2008 at 12:45 p.m.
‘People’ Gets the Last Giggle Over Brangelina Baby Pics
Turns out the issue whose cover displayed little Vivienne and Knox sold 2.6 million copies, the fourth-largest selling issue of all time for the mag. Plus, the rest of our industry news roundup.
8/19/2008 at 12:15 p.m.
Anti-Feminist Sues Columbia Over Women’s Studies Program
Roy Den Hollander, the guy who sued against ladies’ night promotions at nightclubs, is at it again. Plus, no one cared that the New York ‘Times’ raised its cover price, and Lehman sells a key asset.
8/15/2008 at 5:00 p.m.
The Hidden ‘Weekend Arts’
As summer-desperate editors have always known, any idea, no matter how goofy, can be stretched into a popular recurring feature.
8/13/2008 at 1:35 p.m.
The Upper East Side Completes Renée Zellweger
The actress smoothly buys into a hard-to-crack co-op, while JPMorgan and the New York 'Times' struggle, in our daily digest of real-estate, finance, media and law news.
8/12/2008 at 1:20 p.m.
Meredith Whitney Eyes Goldman After Stock Drop
Analysts aren't so hot on the formerly golden bank this week. Plus, the latest on Andrew Cuomo, George Clooney, Diane Von Furstenberg, and more, in our daily industry report.
8/11/2008 at 10:45 a.m.
‘Times’ Copy Editor Suspended for Allegations of Weirdness
After 40 years at the 'Times,' copy editor Charles Cretella has lost the ability to describe ball fondling, and maybe also his job.
8/7/2008 at 1:30 p.m.
New Yorkers Look Past Bloomberg’s Money, Love Him for Himself
We didn't know such a thing was possible! We exclusively love people FOR their money.
8/7/2008 at 12:55 p.m.
McCain Campaign Rewarding Commenting Spammers
Plus, the latest on Wall Street, Gold Street, and your street, in our daily industry roundup.
8/5/2008 at 3:25 p.m.
Tommii Cosgrove Proves Commenters Will One Day Rule the World
We recount our own battle against commenter Tommii Cosgrove, who brought down Credit Suisse financier Steve Rattner.
8/4/2008 at 10:30 a.m.
Guess Who Wrote the ‘Times’ Story About People Getting Married at 8 P.M. on 8/8/08
No, it's not Richard Perez-Pena.
7/31/2008 at 2:30 p.m.
The ‘Times’ Tortures Penniless Music Promoter With the Ritzy Venues He’s Not Running
We can just imagine poor, hungry Sean Carlson opening up his 'Times' today and reading about Le Poisson Rouge.
7/30/2008 at 5:10 p.m.
Where to Eat in Flushing (Hint: It’s in a Mall)
A starting point for beginning food explorers in Queens.