How Deadspin Imploded
The great majority of the staff has quit. “Help us,” said a sign on the wall on Halloween, possibly the last day that the site existed as its readers knew it.
Debunking 4 Viral Rumors About the Bidens and Ukraine
As lawmakers examine whether President Trump pushed Ukraine to investigate the Biden family, here are some of the most prominent falsehoods that have spread online and an explanation of what really happened.
Who Alexander Vindman Really Is
‘A great American patriot.’
Deadspin’s Last Staff Member Quits. But Deadspin Is Not Dead, the Boss Says.
The site’s editorial team, more than 20 journalists, resigned after an instance of what they saw as meddling by G/O Media.
Stick to Sports? No Way. Deadspin Journalists Quit en Masse.
At least eight writers and editors resigned on the day after the firing of the interim editor in chief.
Ed Cray, Biographer of Woody Guthrie and Earl Warren, Dies at 86
A folklorist and journalism professor at U.S.C., he also profiled George C. Marshall, Levi Strauss and the serial killer Juan Corona.
NBC News Hits Back Against Ronan Farrow’s ‘Catch and Kill’ Book
The president, Noah Oppenheim, in a detailed memo to employees, described the book as a “smear” and a “conspiracy theory.”
Deadspin Editor Fired Amid Pushback Over ‘Stick to Sports’ Memo
Deadspin, a sports news site, is the latest blog in the G/O Media universe involved in an escalating conflict with its new owner.
BBC Paid Him £3,000 an Episode; She Got £465
Samira Ahmed, a BBC presenter, has brought a case that raises concerns yet again about a gender pay gap at the British broadcaster.
Debt, Doomsayers and Double Standards
Selective deficit hysteria has done immense damage.