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The Media

  1. torn up and apart
    92NY Splits With the Cultural EliteA venerable institution digs in.
  2. torn up and apart
    Israel, Gaza, and the Fracturing of the Intellectual Left“A segment of the left’s moral compass seems to have broken.”
  3. the media
    Shams Charania’s Scoop DreamsHe tweeted his way to the top of the NBA reporting world. He might be the future of sports journalism.
  4. the city politic
    Some Advice to Eric Adams on Handling EmergenciesBe there when necessary. Use the media smartly. And always tell the truth.
  5. election 2024
    Trump Wants His Enemies to Fear for Their LivesThe GOP front-runner is stoking threats of violence against anyone who threatens his power. It’s working.
  6. the discourse
    Cancel Culture Grows UpHave we figured out how to separate the repugnant from the merely unlucky?
  7. the media
    How the Rupert Murdoch Family Drama Inspired SuccessionAll the ways the Murdochs (and other real dysfunctional dynasties) mirror the Roys, from Fox News scandals to fake therapy to family score-settling.
  8. chapters
    How Rupert Murdoch Decided to Dump Tucker CarlsonThe 92-year-old media baron was fond of the Fox News host — but Donald Trump complicates everything.
  9. stop the presses
    The Journalist and the BillionaireWalter Isaacson, schmoozy icon of the Old Media elite, has written a biography of Elon Musk, who despises all of those things.
  10. screen time
    How AI Will Change the News Business: 3 TheoriesThe media industry is panicky. The tech companies are opaque. But some scenarios are starting to take shape.
  11. the money game
    Shane Smith Has a Secret Multimillion-Dollar Vice DealThe co-founder’s quiet current role as Vice’s big dealmaker means he is unlikely to leave anytime soon.
  12. screen time
    The Nowhere ElectionIt’ll be every voter, and bot, for themselves.
  13. the media
    Can Chris Licht Survive at CNN?Staffers’ confidence is shaken. The CEO is vowing to “fight like hell to win back their trust.”
  14. screen time
    Will Google’s AI Plans Destroy the Media?The new bot-generated content is ominous for digital publishers. But the search giant might have a reason to pull back.
  15. on with kara swisher
    Lilly Singh on Internet Stardom and the Pressures of RepresentationKara Swisher talks to the multi-hyphenate creator about taking on old media, respecting internet stars, and not trying to be all things to all people.
  16. the media
    Vice Media Is Bankrupt and Will Soon Sell for CheapThe company filed for bankruptcy ahead of an expected $225 million sale to its creditors — just a fraction of what Vice was once valued at.
  17. liveblog
    Trump Allies Claim He Used CNN: Live UpdatesThe fallout over CNN’s Trump town hall is continuing.
  18. liveblog
    Why Did Fox News Fire Tucker Carlson? What We Know.The host’s misogyny is a leading theory for his sudden downfall.
  19. screen time
    The News Went ViralThe media bet its future on Facebook. Did it learn from that mistake?
  20. the media
    Which Tucker Carlson Succession Meme Is Right for You?Failing to signal that you’re in on the joke just isn’t an option.
  21. stop the presses
    Tucker Carlson and Don Lemon’s Same-Day DemiseTwo cable-news divas finally get kicked to the curb.
  22. fox news
    Fox News Could Be Just as Racist Without Tucker CarlsonThe host is gone, but his audience’s appetite for white-nationalist propaganda remains.
  23. the media
    Don Lemon Is Reportedly a Misogynist Off-Camera, TooA new report details the CNN host’s alleged threat to a colleague after she got the job he wanted reporting abroad.
  24. the media
    Millennials Aren’t Killing ‘Objective’ News — the Market IsThe modern attention economy is an enemy of conscientious reporting and intellectual humility.
  25. early and often
    Liberals Shouldn’t Fear Ron DeSantisThe Florida governor may be popular for now. But his support for slashing Social Security and banning abortion will catch up with him eventually.
  26. artificial intelligence
    Fear Not, Conservatives, the Chatbot Won’t Turn Your Kid WokeThe American right’s problem isn’t that a talking robot is propagating liberal ideology.
  27. twitter
    Elon Musk Tried to Ban Leaving TwitterFollowing a backlash, Musk canned the new policy, which barred users from mentioning their other accounts at numerous Twitter competitors.
  28. bird brain
    Elon Musk’s Politics Are About As Complicated As Trump’sBoth Musk and Trump sought subsidies from the Democrats, and then adoration from consumers of conservative media.
  29. the media
    The ‘Twitter Files’ Is What It Claims to ExposeThe purported exposé of Twitter’s political bias is itself an attempt to weaponize control of Twitter for political purposes.
  30. stop the presses
    The New York Times Newsroom Gets Ready to Walk OutIt’s a frosty winter for the media business.
  31. early and often
    The NYC Media Might Have Cost Democrats the HouseAfter New York outlets hyped rising crime, counties in the NYC media market voted more Republican than their immediate neighbors.
  32. stop the presses
    Politico’s German Owner Mathias Döpfner Is Part Murdoch and Also Part Musk.Axel Springer’s CEO wants to be an old-school press baron for the digital age.
  33. the media
    New York Post Says It Was Hijacked by Rogue EmployeeCalls for violence against politicians appeared on its home page and Twitter feed. The Post says the employee has been fired.
  34. early and often
    The Media Did Not Trick Voters Into Disliking InflationIt is possible for a voter to worry more about rising prices than creeping authoritarianism without ever watching CNN.
  35. kids these days
    The Whiny Grade-Grubbing NYU Students Have a PointIt is too hard to become a doctor in the United States.
  36. on with kara swisher
    Chris Cuomo Wants to Move Forward. Can He?Kara Swisher has a long, frank talk with the former CNN anchor about the scandals that got him fired, his brother, and if his comeback will pan out.
  37. stop the presses
    Would Joan Didion Have Liked her Memorial Service Much?As those who would claim her legacy convene, she’d likely just roll her eyes.
  38. early and often
    Why Republicans Stopped Talking to the Press“I just don’t see the point,” said an adviser to a GOP presidential aspirant.
  39. games
    Enough With the Backlash Over Harmless Broadcaster GaffesThe Jim Kaat outrage cycle was completely unnecessary.
  40. stop the presses
    Why is the Financial Times Trying to Hide the Wealth Porn?How To Spend It, the house organ of the golden calf, has suddenly lost its sybaritic nerve, rebranding itself HTSI.
  41. politics
    Biden Calls Trump a Plague, Celebrates Brandon’s Good Year at WHCDThe White House Correspondents’ Dinner returned, and so did the president to it.
  42. histories
    Quartz Tried Everything in 10 YearsThe media company that tried literally everything.
  43. the media
    CNN Minus CNN+Nope, you weren’t going to watch it either.
  44. the law
    What Project Veritas Founder James O’Keefe Won’t SayHe claims he’s being railroaded over Ashley Biden’s diary, but he could end the speculation by answering a few simple questions.
  45. the media
    The Inside ManMeet Joe Kahn, the enigma who will now run the Times.
  46. the media
    Compact Magazine Makes a Strong Case for LiberalismWith enemies like this, liberalism needs no flatterers.
  47. rip
    American Journalist Brent Renaud Killed in UkraineThe award-winning filmmaker and another journalist came under fire in Irpin, along the front line between Russian and Ukrainian forces.
  48. liberalism
    Ibram X. Kendi Does Not Run the Democratic PartySo why do some centrist pundits pretend otherwise?
  49. the economy
    5 Reasons Voters Underrate the Biden EconomyBy most objective measures, today’s economy isn’t bad. So why do Americans say the president is messing it up?
  50. the media
    Veteran Fox News Anchor Chris Wallace Is Leaving the NetworkHe made the surprise announcement on Fox News Sunday, explaining that after 18 years at the network, he wants “to try something new.”
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