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    The Awl and the Hairpin’s Best Stories, Remembered by Their WritersWriters from the two influential blogs pick their favorite stories from the near-decade runs of the Awl and the Hairpin.
  2. blogs
    The Obama 2012 Campaign Tumblr Is HereFeel free to re-blog.
  3. blog-stained wretches
    Andrew Sullivan’s Departure Didn’t Hurt TheAtlantic.com’s TrafficEverybody wins.
  4. blog-stained wretches
    Hipster Runoff Calls It a Day“I apologize to every one who I have hurt.”
  5. ink-stained wretches
    Edith Zimmerman Scores Monthly Column in New York Times MagazineYay Edith!
  6. freakonomics
    Team Freakonomics Is Leaving the TimesIt’s not because of the paywall.
  7. blog-stained wretches
    Steve Krakauer Joins Piers Morgan TonightThe prolific Mediaite writer will be digital producer for the new CNN show.
  8. fun sponges
    Nora Ephron and Huffington Post to Take All the Fun Out of DivorceBoo!
  9. blog-stained wretches
    Mayhill Fowler’s Warning to Fellow ‘Citizen Journalists’“In the end, what you are doing really is enhancing somebody else’s bottom line.”
  10. blog-stained wretches
    Mickey Kaus Debuts at Newsweek.com“What works on the web seems to be some combination of reporting and opinion that’s personal, adversarial and introspective.”
  11. media metamorphoses
    Blodget’s Business Insider Gets New VC BackerWith its new round of financing, the web mini-empire will now have more to spend than it’s been running on for the past three years put together.
  12. blog-stained wretches
    Times Casts Light on ‘Frantic and Fatigued’ Online JournalistsYoung journalists lucky to make it more than a year.
  13. blog-stained wretches
    The Times Rediscovers Jezebel for the First TimeIt’s a blog about lady things!
  14. blog-stained wretches
    No Reputation? Let Your Page Views Do the TalkingYahoo News’s new Upshot blog isn’t building a brand out of nothing; it’s building it out of millions and millions of page views.
  15. blog-stained wretches
    Gothamist Sale Falls ThroughThe ‘Voice’ says the failed deal was a result of Gothamist’s own hubris.
  16. blog-stained wretches
    Zachery Kouwe Fired From Blog He Used to PlagiarizeThey got to him. The commenters, they got to him.
  17. ink-stained wretches
    Yet Another Way Working at a Magazine Is Different Now Than It Once WasSecretaries no longer need to carry firearms.
  18. blog-stained wretches
    Washington Post Launches PostPolitics.comPolitico, you’ve got company. Or do you?
  19. blogs
    Bloomberg Found Out About Obama’s Upcoming Visit ‘on the Blogs’President Obama’s coming to NYC on Thursday, but apparently no one told the mayor.
  20. blog-stained wretches
    Times Pays Backhanded Compliment to ‘Gossip’ BlogsThey still don’t get the medium, apparently.
  21. scott brown
    Scott Brown Tells Supporters to Be Wary of … Rachel Maddow“I’m sure she’s a nice person — I just don’t think America can afford her liberal policies.”
  22. the internet always taking you places you didn’t know you wanted to go
    Are You a Lesbian Who Looks Like Justin Bieber?There is a Tumblr just for you!
  23. tv-stained wretches
    Dan Rather Scolds New Media for Caring About His ‘Watermelons’ CommentsWe hadn’t realized that Rather’s comments were the Internet’s fault.
  24. blog-stained wretches
    Andrew Breitbart Identifies With Kevin Bacon in FootlooseLet’s take our time with this one.
  25. blog-stained wretches
    New York Times Blogs Will Be Behind Pay WallOh NO. Even the joyless one about drinking?
  26. twitterphobia
    A Lot of Old and New Media Types Went Crazy About Twitter This MonthSusan Orlean! George Packer! Nick Bilton! Leon Whatsisname!
  27. puppies!!!!!!
    We Think We Know This DogOr at least several like it.
  28. blogfights!
    Leon Wieseltier Calls Andrew Sullivan an Anti-Semite, Again and Again, AgainThis is, in fact, getting “tedious.”
  29. in other news
    Are We Blogs Really Too Hyperbolic?That’s what Jon Stewart would have us believe.
  30. blog-stained wretches
    DoubleX to Be Folded Back Into Slate.comThe independent women’s magazine will no longer be independent.
  31. puppies!!!!!!
    Times Managing Editor Brags About Her Perfect PuppyGod, nobody likes a show-off.
  32. kneale spiels
    Dennis Kneale Versus Internet Bonus RoundFollowing up on his rant Tuesday night about the “digital dickweeds” that criticized his conclusion that the recession is over, CNBC’s Dennis Kneale once again takes aim at the Internet.
  33. blog-stained wretches
    There Is a ‘Webutante Ball’ and We Weren’t Even InvitedFile this under “Things That Make Us Feel Good About Ourselves.”
  34. ink-stained wretches
    How the New York Times’ Sewell Chan Learned to Ride a BikeA New York ‘Times’ blogger finally opens up about a hard time in his life.
  35. party chat
    Martha Stewart on Her Dogs’s Book DealOf course, it’s perfectly natural.
  36. those were the 100 days
    Bailouts, Bankers, Brackets, and Bo: Obama’s First 100 DaysLet’s relive all of the memorable moments we’ve already forgotten.
  37. blog-stained wretches
    Writers Choire Sicha and Alex Balk Launch Much-Awaited Web VentureWe dish with one of the new must-read site’s founders.
  38. blog-stained wretches
    Fox News Launches Fox NationIt’s a more hysterical (but user-generated-content friendly!) Drudge Report.
  39. sad things
    Robert Guskind, Neighborhood Blogger, Has DiedThe enthusiastic creator of Brooklyn’s Gowanus Lounge passed away yesterday.
  40. neighborhood news
    Times to Start Neighborhood BlogsStarting on Monday with sections on Brooklyn and New Jersey, the Paper of Record is coming to you.
  41. early and often
    Labor Makes Deal With the DevilIn an effort to push Obama farther to the left, a group of unions are teaming up with BLOGGERS to form a political-action committee. Egads!
  42. crazytown
    Defending the ‘Dating a Banker Anonymous’ GirlsMaybe talking about how your boyfriend is a loser isn’t so abnormal after all.
  43. ink-stained wretches
    Gawker Sells Consumerist.com to Consumer ReportsA popular blog find a safe new home.
  44. thinking about drinking
    Times Alcohol Blog Loses Joylessness for a MomentAnd thank God, because you would not believe our hangover.
  45. this is probably fake
    James Frey to Gawker for a DayWeirder things have happened. This week, in fact.
  46. ink-stained bitches
    Blog Stuff We’re Sick OfWhy do people blog about how they are annoyed by blogs?
  47. blog-stained wretches
    Gawker Media Managing Editor to ‘Fast Company,’ Consumerist.com on the BlockMore changes under way at Nick Denton’s blog empire.
  48. blog-stained wretches
    Jeff Jarvis Is Kind of Jerky About JournalismIn which two aging writers go at it over how to mourn the death of old media.
  49. blog-stained wretches
    What’s Happening to Drudge?Our commenters aren’t the only ones wondering whether Matt Drudge’s influence is on the decline.
  50. blog-stained wretches
    Andrew Sullivan Explains the BlogThe ‘Atlantic’ online columnist muses at length about the genre he helped form.
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