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Matt Taibbi

  1. the intelligencer profile
    What Happened to Matt Taibbi?The former darling of the liberal media is now one of its loudest critics. He says he hasn’t changed.
  2. the national interest
    Taibbi’s ‘Liberal Embrace of War’ Screed Cites Zero Liberals Embracing WarIt’s Matt Taibbi’s bravest and loneliest stance against the corporate media since his defense of William Barr.
  3. blog-stained wretches
    Matt Taibbi Leaves Omidyar’s First Look Media [Updated]“Our differences were never about editorial independence,” says Omidyar.
  4. encounter
    Raging Against Hacks With Muckraker Turned Magazine-Maker Matt Taibbi“Journalists should be dark, funny, mean people. It’s appropriate for their ­antag­onistic, adversarial role.”
  5. ink-stained wretches
    Matt Taibbi Is Latest Journalist to Hop on ‘Start Your Own Site’ TrendAt First Look Media.
  6. ink-stained wretches
    Matt Taibbi Insists the Election Is Already OverAnyone who says this six months before November is wrong.
  7. goldman sachs
    Even Matt Taibbi Is a Bit Sick of the ‘Vampire Squid’ His Goldman Sachs metaphor won’t die.
  8. occupy everywhere
    Occupy Wall Street Is ‘Squidding’ Goldman Sachs [Updated]Whatever that means! Protesters are marching on the bank.
  9. white men with money
    Matt Taibbi: SEC Has ‘Terminal Brain Damage’ for Deleting FilesMetaphors and corruption are everywhere!
  10. bachmann ambition overdrive
    Matt Taibbi: Laughing at Michele Bachmann Only Makes Her StrongerThere’s something to this theory.
  11. cable news news
    First Ad for Keith Olbermann’s New Show Reminds You of Everything You Hate About Keith OlbermannAlso, he’s just hired Matt Taibbi!
  12. the greatest recession
    Wall Street Rashomon: The Times vs. Matt TaibbiHow some of the worst villains of the financial crisis came out more or less unscathed.
  13. the great american insult machine
    Matt Taibbi Fails to Recognize Own InsultForgot which TV personality he called a “douch-wad.”
  14. the great american insult machine
    Match the Matt Taibbi Insult to the Public FigureAn afternoon game.
  15. literarily
    Matt Taibbi on His Craft“Literarily, in order to sell people on a lot of the subject matter, it just works better when you make a villain, like a James Bond–style villain, out of Goldman Sachs.”
  16. goldman sacks is more like it
    Goldman Sachs Worries That Allegations of Nuclear Testicles Might Be Bad for BusinessLook what happened to Iraq!
  17. ink-stained wretches
    This Is What Happens If You Tell Matt Taibbi You Don’t Like His Work to His Face“Who are you? What have you ever written?”
  18. goldman sacks is more like it
    Lloyd Blankfein Has a Secret Weapon With Which He Controls the WorldTwo, actually.
  19. sophomore slumps
    Matt Taibbi Is Doing His Wild Crazy Gonzo Journalism Thing Again!Should you care? No.
  20. web wedgies
    Battle of the Blowhards: Matt Taibbi and Charlie Gasparino Prepare to Face OffWill they insult each other to death?
  21. worldwide warfare
    ‘Dickweeds,’ ‘Vampire Squid,’ and ‘Morons’The week (so far) in web wars.
  22. ink-stained wretches
    Matt Taibbi to Erica Jong: ‘I Don’t Want to Do My Mother’At the Huffington Post, the novelist and the ‘Rolling Stone’ writer really get into it. And by “it,” we mean trivial nastiness of the rhetorical sort.