The New York Times Responds to Reports of Its Outing Jason Wu

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Gareth Pugh, fall 2009. Photo: Courtesy of ABC

This week, Jezebel reported that a knowledgeable fashion source had learned that the New York Times outed Jason Wu to his extended family in a recent profile of the designer. "Styles"-section editor Trip Gabriel responded: "During his reporting, Eric Wilson asked both Wu and his partner, Gustavo Rangel, if it was okay to mention in print that they were a couple. They both consented." [Jezebel]