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Robert Thomson

  1. WSJ’s Robert Thomson to Run News Corp.’s Publishing Business He has his work cut out for him.
  2. Wall Street Journal Wins Pulitzer Prize for Anti-Obamacare EditorialsAnd ProPublica won again.
  3. Robert Thomson Is a Twitter LurkerThe ‘Wall Street Journal’ editor has a secret account.
  4. Rupert Murdoch Could Write a Book on How to Undermine an ExecutiveThe News Corp. owner made mincemeat of ‘Journal’ editor Marcus Brauchli after purchasing the paper and bending it to his will.
  5. Rattled Journal Staff Renew Pursuit of PulitzersDespite a disdain for awards-seeking in the upper echelons of News Corp., editors at the ‘Journal’ are rethinking their nonchalance toward the industry’s top laurels.
  6. Weekend Edition to Be ‘Much Expanded in the Coming Months’They’re really going after that consumer advertising.
  7. Times and Journal Exchange Verbal Blows Over Journal’s New SectionAll before 10 a.m. Let us get some coffee in us, at least!
  8. Report: Journal Editor Robert Thomson Was Behind Sulzberger-As-Ladyman GagBear with us for a minute.
  9. Journal Strategy Depends on Readers Still Looking at NYTimes.comOr so Robert Thomson claims.
  10. Plagiarizing New York Times Journalist ResignsZachery Kouwe left before disciplinary action could be taken.
  11. Journal’s Thomson to Times’ Keller: ‘A Case of ... Fundamental Journalistic Integrity’The ‘Wall Street Journal’ editor-in-chief and New York ‘Times’ executive editor cross swords again, this time over plagiarism.
  12. NYT vs. WSJ Flame War ContinuesBill Keller and Robert Thomson continue to fight.
  13. Robert Thomson Accuses Bill Keller of UnderminingThe ‘WSJ’ editor has a bone to pick with the ‘NYT’ editor.
  14. Ben Stiller Is Moving Back in With His ParentsWell, sort of. He bought a $10 million duplex in the same building as his ’rents. Plus, Stephen Schwarzman has fallen off ‘Vanity Fair’s’ New Establishment list; Dennis Kozlowski appeals, and the ‘WSJ’ proudly unveils its new magazine, in today’s industry news.
  15. Thomson Streamlines the ‘Journal’ Masthead Even FurtherIn the most recent round of changes, there is only one departure, but a consolidation of all the company’s news desks.
  16. Robert Thomson Officially Accepts ‘Journal’ Managing-Editor PositionLike we didn’t see this coming.
  17. Bedbugs: A New Reason Not to Camp Out in Union SquarePlus, trouble for UBS, victory for Stephen Colbert, and one or the other for anyone who took the bar last time around, in our daily industry roundup.
  18. ‘Journal’ Oversight Committee’s Protests Come Too LateThe oversight board, meant to protect the paper’s editorial integrity, says Murdoch’s move to oust Marcus Brauchli violates the “letter and spirit” of its bylaws. Too bad there’s nothing they can do about it now.
  19. Jonathan Franzen’s Latest (Unsurprising) Target Is Michiko Kakutani’Vanity Fair’ fights back over the Miley Cyrus pictures, Stuyvesant Town has a square dance, and more, in our daily industry roundup.
  20. Okay, Okay, We Get It: You’re Offended by Miley CyrusAlso, the latest on what Nina Garcia, Robert Thomson, Ben Stein, and Kevin Spacey have been up to, in our daily news roundup.
  21. Rupert Murdoch and Robert Thomson: A Tale of the TapeIn which we discover why Murdoch loves Thomson so much: They may be exactly the same person!
  22. Marcus Brauchli’s Ouster: the ‘Journal’ Version vs. the ‘Observer’ VersionEach paper has a distinctly different “take” in their extensive coverage of Brauchli’s departure.
  23. Rupert Murdoch to Give ‘Newsday’ the Brauchli Treatment?He’s all over the news today, for his potential ‘Newsday’ deal, and for the backstory behind Marcus Brauchli’s ouster at the ‘Journal.’