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  1. gawker
    Bustle Lays Off Gawker Staff, Cancels RelaunchIt’s unclear if or when the site will ever return.
  2. #metoo
    Scott Pelley on Why He Lost His Evening News Gig“I lost my job at the Evening News because I wouldn’t stop complaining to management about the hostile work environment.”
  3. media
    Megyn Kelly Is Officially Walking Away From NBC With $69 MillionEven after firing her following her comments defending blackface.
  4. summer of scam
    Tavi Gevinson Announces Rookie’s ClosingThe summer of scam makes an unlikely cameo.
  5. media
    Lena Dunham’s Lenny Letter Is Reportedly Shutting DownThe newsletter reportedly told staffers last week.
  6. videology
    Eminem Is Haunted by the Media in His New ‘Fall’ Music VideoHe recreates a scene from “The Way I Am.”
  7. remembrances
    Tom Wolfe’s Path to ImmortalityNow Wolfe is dead and one wonders what color suit he’ll be buried in, because cremation wouldn’t do.
  8. media
    NBC Employees Reportedly Felt ‘Forced’ to Sign Letter in Support of Tom Brokaw“We had no choice, particularly the lower-level staffers.”
  9. #metoo
    Dozens of Women in Media Sign Letter in Support of Tom BrokawRachel Maddow and Andrea Mitchell are among his supporters.
  10. last night on late night
    John Oliver Compares Sinclair News Anchors to Members of a ‘Brainwashed Cult’It’s the media version of Wild Wild Country.
  11. A Celebrity Profile That’s Only Descriptions of What They Were Wearing, If […] Grace Schoeppner looks as if she has just stepped out of a dictionary, the one she occupies as the definition of the word “chic.” Floating […]
  12. sexual harassment
    Two More NBC Staffers File Harassment Complaints After Matt Lauer’s TerminationAt least two more women have come forward.
  13. Matt Lauer and the Decline of TodayRevisiting New York’s 2013 cover story.
  14. media
    Radhika Jones Named Next Editor of Vanity FairThe 44-year-old was previously the editorial director of the New York Times’ book department.
  15. the harvey weinstein case
    Matt Damon Admits He Knew About Harvey WeinsteinIn an interview with George Clooney, Damon said he knew Weinstein harassed Gwyneth Paltrow.
  16. media
    Joe Hagan on His Controversial New Jann Wenner BiographyAuthor Joe Hagan discusses his new book about Rolling Stone founder Jann Wenner.
  17. Art of Fielding Plagiarism Accusations Have Been a Low-Level Menace for YearsCharles Green’s allegations have been disseminated to one outlet after another that knew better than to publish a damaging story with no actual proof.
  18. Graydon Carter Is Leaving Vanity Fair After 25 YearsThe end of an era.
  19. podcasts
    Can a Podcast Improve the Oral History?In Origins, James Andrew Miller puts a new spin on the oral history concept.
  20. media
    The Village Voice Is Ending Its Weekly Print EditionThe New York staple will continue to publish online.
  21. music
    Chance the Rapper Pressured MTV News to Remove a Critical Concert ReviewKings of Leon and other artists also apparently used leverage with MTV to alter coverage.
  22. media
    Sandy Hook Group Drops Megyn Kelly As Gala Host Over Her Alex Jones InterviewJones has been instrumental in promoting Sandy Hook–shooting conspiracy theories.
  23. media
    What Happens When Twee Bible The Believer Moves to Las VegasDave Eggers and Carrie Brownstein visit the literary magazine’s glitzy new home.
  24. oscars 2017
    The New York Times Airs Commercial During Oscars That Fires Back at Donald TrumpTrump responded by repeating his lie about the paper “failing.”
  25. media
    Why Was New York Times Theater Critic Charles Isherwood Fired?And what prompted the paper to go through his emails?
  26. last night on late night
    Trevor Noah Notices a Few Holes in Donald Trump’s Terrorist Attack ListAttacks committed by white terrorists were noticeably missing.
  27. boob tube
    The Latest Nielsen Reports Are In: We’re Hardly Ever Not-Watching TelevisionThe average American spends 4.5 hours watching live TV. Daily.
  28. double standards
    Cliché Alert: Scandal Journo Sleeps With SubjectShonda, nooo.
  29. year in culture 2015
    The 10 Best Lists of 2015What parade of year-end lists would be complete without a list of lists?
  30. media
    Donald Trump Files $500 Million Suit Against UnivisionGrump alert.
  31. media
    Alec Baldwin: Good-bye, Public LifeThis is the last time I’m going to talk about my personal life in an American publication ever again.
  32. beefs
    Kendrick Lamar Did Not Like GQ’s Kendrick Lamar ProfileOr, at the very least, the head of his record label didn’t.
  33. covers
    Eggers Does NYT Magazine’s First Fiction CoverAnd it’s hard to ignore.
  34. fall tv 2013
    How Oprah Brought OWN Back From the BrinkWinfrey on saving her network—and letting go of the imperative to uplift constantly.
  35. blog-stained wretches
    Nikki Finke Explains Her Shaky Deadline SituationAnd actually comments on the prospect of NikkiFinke.com.
  36. rumor mill
    Report: Nikki Finke Is Considering Leaving Deadline to Start NikkiFinke.comAnd the drama continues.
  37. Louis C.K. Addresses Receiving so Much Attention“I don’t think anybody but the president should have that kind of coverage for everything they say. I don’t prepare statements and have a team […]
  38. movie critics
    J. Hoberman Has a New JobThe former Village Voice film critic will now write for ARTINFO.
  39. smackdowns
    Anderson Cooper Slams Chris BrownThe Silver Fox is not too happy about the rapper’s new rom-com.
  40. freedom
    With Reporters Embedded in Her Garage, Lindsay Lohan Walks Free AgainWe wish her luck out there.
  41. movies
    Graydon Carter Is Playing a Banker in Nicholas Jarecki’s ArbitrageThe ‘Vanity Fair’ editor has been spotted filming with Richard Gere and Susan Sarandon.
  42. last night on late night
    Last Night on Late Night: Conan’s Audience Boos Justin Bieber’s AMA WinO’Brien: “What is wrong with you people?!”
  43. last night on late night
    Harrison Ford Looking Forward to Another Indiana Jones PaycheckPlus, Bruce Springsteen discovers that he and Jimmy Fallon suffer from the same kind of insanity, on our regular late-night roundup.
  44. mad men
    Ad Age Debunks Mad Men Interview SceneThey didn’t ask “cute-ass questions.”
  45. ryan murphy
    Newsweek Writer to Visit Glee Set, Ryan Murphy Writes’Glee’ creator still doesn’t feel ‘Newsweek’ has offered proper apology for article.
  46. newsweek
    Glee Creator Calls for Boycott of Newsweek After ‘Blatantly Homophobic’ ArticleRyan Murphy pushes for boycott until the magazine offers an apology.
  47. beef
    Kristin Chenoweth Is Not Pleased With NewsweekShe “was shocked on many levels” to see a “horrendously homophobic” article on its website.
  48. back that pazz up
    Pazz and Jop Crib Notes: The State of PopWe’ve been trying to digest the new ‘Village Voice’ music poll, but instead, let us regurgitate it.
  49. fancy
    The Harper’s Take on the End of Publishing Just So … Harper’sSuperagent Andrew Wylie is “an ice sculpture of a tropic general, a moisturized fist of virile elegance.”
  50. the take
    ‘Spider-Man 3’ Turns Critics Into J. Jonah Jameson