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  1. last night on late night
    Hasan Minhaj Breaks Down Why We Need to Save Local Newspapers From Extinction“We need to treat them like the essential services they are.”
  2. uncut jewells
    The Atlanta Journal Constitution Slams Richard Jewell’s Portrayal of the Paper“While the film may tell truths about Mr. Jewell, the ‘facts’ it portrays about the AJC and its journalists are untruthful, defamatory, and damaging.”
  3. movie review
    Review: Spotlight ShinesThe reporters were real vampire-hunters.
  4. Postmodern Love, by Erin SomersThe writer Erin Somers sits down to write a “Modern Love” column1. The subject is the truncated, never-realized dalliance between herself and […]
  5. ‘The Onion’ Is Ending Its Print Publication EntirelyThe Onion will stop publishing its last few print publications this December. Crain’s Chicago Business reports that the newspaper version of […]
  6. W. Bruce Cameron and the Decline of the Newspaper Humor ColumnEveryone who fondly remembers opening up an actual, physical newspaper to the page of their favorite weekly humor columnist will probably enjoy […]
  7. prince
    Prince’s New Album Will Be Free in British NewspapersWhereas the Internet’s “over,” newspapers are apparently just kickin’.
  8. apropos of nothing
    ‘Baby Mama’ Success a Boon to Funny Women, Pun-Loving Headline Writers“‘Baby Mama’ Delivers!” “‘Baby Mama’ Delivers a Win!” “Women Deliver!”
  9. the take
    David Simon Lays It On a Little ThickDefending ourselves from the wrath of David Simon.
  10. the take
    ‘The Wire’: Can You Really Wiretap a Reporter’s Phone?And what’s that clicking sound?
  11. news reel
    At ‘The Onion,’ a Momentous CrossoverJim Anchower and Smoove B meet at last.
  12. the take
    ‘Marley & Me’ Author Would Prefer You Ignore His Next Book