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  1. the national interest
    Obama Is Defaming Putin, Complains Harper’s Cover StoryAlso, Obama seems to think Ukraine is some kind of independent country.
  2. ink-stained wretches
    Rick MacArthur Quits Columbia Spectator BoardThe student paper is going “web-first” and journalism’s resident dinosaur does not approve — at all.
  3. ink-stained wretches
    A Brief History of John R. MacArthur Hating the InternetThe Harper’s publisher is still not a fan.
  4. ink-stained wretches
    Roger Hodge Out at Harper’sHe’ll be replaced by longtime managing editor Ellen Rosenbush.
  5. ink-stained wretches
    Gay Talese Shames Us at the Launch of ‘Lapham’s Quarterly’As expected, reproofs of modern American journalism were flying Wednesday night at the launch of Harper’s editor emeritus Lewis Lapham’s new magazine, Lapham’s Quarterly, the first issue of which contains essays and correspondence on the topic of war from writers as diverse as Sun Tzu and Mark Twain. Needless to say, neither of them was at the party. But Gay Talese was!
  6. company town
    Giuliani Asks Press to Back Off His Third WifeMEDIA • Presidential hopeful Rudy Giuliani asks the media to lay off his wife. Media laughs to itself and continues writing. [WCBS-TV via Mediabistro] • In an effort to make viewers stick around for commercials, Fox will experiment with running short programming clips during the break. [WSJ] • The entire Harper’s archive is online, a cornerstone of the magazine’s relaunched Website. [Harper’s]