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  1. Observer’s Jared Kushner and Dan Abrams in Partnership TalksA possible tie-up between Mediaite and the ‘Observer.’
  2. Observer: Obama Has Lost the Hipster Vote!Hipsters are — you won’t believe this — kind of over it.
  3. Capital New York Gets $1.7 Million in Financing [Update]And a new hire!
  4. Why the Observer Is Going All In (the Pink) on Power ListsElizabeth Spiers gives us a history lesson.
  5. The Observer Will Go Back to Being a Broadsheet AgainIt’ll still be salmon.
  6. What a Difference a Year Makes: The Observer’s Two Takes on Condé Nast Digital Guru Scott DadichSorry, Scott. You’re not Jesus-meets-Pele anymore.
  7. Have No Experience, But You’re Willing to Earn $30,000? Why Not Edit a Magazine?The ‘Observer’ is hiring.
  8. Observer Reporter Goes Wild, Tries Smoking in Several Newly Smoke-Free ParksTurns out, cops were pretty nice about it.
  9. Elizabeth Spiers: I Got ‘Sluggish’ Observer Back on TrackThe newish editor in chief is thinking positive
  10. Here Is a Twitter Fight That Happened Today Between Observer Editor Elizabeth Spiers and Adweek Editor Michael WolffBear with us.
  11. Observer: The Dursts Are the Most Important People in New York City Real EstateThey edged out Andrew Cuomo.
  12. Alexandra Peers Out, Sarah Douglas In at New York ObserverChristian Lorentzen is also out.
  13. Observer: Vanity Fair Scribe Was Paid Scientology ‘Spy’Ooh la la!
  14. Michael Wolff’s AdWeek Continues Attack on the Observer, Meanwhile Elizabeth Spiers Marshalls the TroopsWhat’s this about, then?
  15. Deborah Solomon Fired From New York Times Magazine ‘Questions For’ ColumnMore housecleaning by Hugo.
  16. Kyle Pope Out As Observer Editor-in-Chief, Elizabeth Spiers InWell, then.
  17. Rumors of Blogs’ Demise Have Been Greatly ExaggeratedThe ‘Observer’ pronounces a thriving medium to be over.
  18. Leon Neyfakh Defects From New York Observer to Boston GlobeThe young scribe is headed to Beantown.
  19. Observer Loses Its Last Female Staff ReporterCongrats to Irina Aleksander!
  20. Zeke Turner to Take Over Commercial Real-Estate Beat at the ObserverHe’ll follow in Dana Rubinstein’s footsteps.
  21. Nick Summers Replaces John Koblin at ObserverAlso, longtime real-estate reporter Dana Rubinstein has left.
  22. Is the Observer Down to Just One Last Gay?How can this be?
  23. ink-stained wretches
    John Koblin Leaves Observer for WWDThe media reporter will remain on the beat.
  24. Mini-Spat Between Observer Editor and PresidentKyle Pope and Christopher Barnes are at odds.
  25. Recession Turned New York’s Straight Men Into a Bunch of Girls, Pink Paper ReportsThey’re doing the shopping and cleaning and not even complaining!
  26. Meet Your New Media Messiah: Wired’s Scott Dadich Is a Cross Between ‘Jesus and Pele’Watch the media worship one of their own.
  27. Signs That You Are Too Involved in the Insular New York Media World Include ...The fact that you find the “Wise” and “Cranky” Peter Kaplan Twitter feeds hilarious.
  28. Observer Hires Harleen Kahlon to Head Up Digital ArmAt last! A lady!
  29. Meet the BroBosThey are like Bobos, but with an “R.”
  30. Observer Politics Editor Jumps Ship to CapitalKatharine Jose will join the ‘Observer’ expat community at the new online venture.
  31. Who Is Charles Spetka, No. 32 on the Observer’s Real Estate 100?And why is he ranked below the Speyers?
  32. Tyler Thoreson Out at the ObserverThe observer.com editor has left the building after just three months.
  33. Former Observer Eds Benson and McGeveran Brewing ‘Capital'They’re launching a website!
  34. Jared Kushner to Launch Newspaper in VegasLike nothing else there except for alcohol, it will be free.
  35. Ugh, the Observer Is Trying to Make Midtown HappenAt the expense of downtown.
  36. As New Observer Editor Takes His Old Chair, Peter Kaplan Sits Down With Charlie RoseEverything from Jared Kushner’s changes to the ‘Observer’ to the Internet’s assault on print was on the docket, plus Kyle Pope of course.
  37. Kushner Wanted Sorkin for Observer JobThe star ‘Times’ business reporter is in demand.
  38. Observer Picks New Editor: Kyle PopeThe former No. 2 at ‘Portfolio’ will take over the salmon paper from outgoing editor Tom McGeveran.
  39. Did Kushner Urge Editor to Take Out a Hit on Jersey Paper?A family beef with a New Jersey paper seems to have played a role in the exit of the latest ‘Observer’ editor.
  40. Observer Editor Tom McGeveran Leaving by End of YearHe’s off to work on “a new venture” he’s been concocting.
  41. Jared Kushner: Observer Makes Money, Commercial Observer Will, TooWhy so shifty, Jared?
  42. Kushner Looking for ‘Ideas’ on What to Do With Observer?Is he trying to sell it off? Or trying to grow it?
  43. charity chic
    Simon Doonan Second-guesses Fashion’s Charity ObsessionThe most fabulous male of Barneys questions the philanthropy fad.
  44. Mortgage Originator Magazine ClosesThe ‘Observer’ wasn’t the only place that had layoffs today.
  45. The Mayor Loves Plucky Observer ReportersOr, he did until last week.
  46. Bloomberg: Questions About Term Limits Are DisgracefulThe mayor snaps at a reporter who dared to ask a question that didn’t please him.
  47. Observer Vet Tom McGeveran Will Be Interim EditorHe’ll hold the post, soon to be vacated by outgoing editor Peter Kaplan, either temporarily or permanently.
  48. Why Have There Been So Many Butts on the Cover of Vice in Recent Years?The ‘Observer’ asked, and ‘Vice’ editor Jesse Pearson answered.
  49. It’s Official: Peter Kaplan to Condé NastThe former ‘Observer’ editor will officially take over the No. 2 spot at ‘Condé Nast Traveler.’
  50. Peter Kaplan’s Ultimate SacrificeAccording to ‘WWD,’ it was pay cuts that eventually forced ‘Observer’ editor Peter Kaplan to leave.
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