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Revolving Door Newsletter: 10.10.14
New Hires at Women's Health; David Plotz Joins Atlas Obscura

Revolving Door Newsletter: 07.15.14
David Plotz Resigns From Slate; New York Loses John Homans to Bloomberg

Revolving Door Newsletter: 01.24.14
Major Layoffs at CNN; Ezra Klein's New Hires

So What Do You Do, David Plotz, Editor of Slate?
Plotz discusses Slate's notoriously transparent political approach, why writers need ambitious projects, and the behind-the-scenes details of hiring Dave Weigel.

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Mediabistro Morning Roundup - 10.13.14 - Posted October 13, 2014
From TVNewser to FishbowlNY, here are your top stories from across Mediabistro. GalleyCat Author and Activist Malala Yousafzai Wins Nobel ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Mediabistro Morning Roundup - 10.13.14 - Posted October 13, 2014
From TVNewser to FishbowlNY, here are your top stories from across Mediabistro. GalleyCat Author and Activist Malala Yousafzai Wins Nobel ... [FishbowlNY]

Back to School Links: 3 Pieces New (and Old) Journos Should Wrap Their Heads Around - Posted September 4, 2014
It's back to school season, which means there will be a lot of journalism students sitting around debating how to best make money doing it. We just can't stop wondering or examining how it's all changed. The discussion isn't just happening in ivory towers, either. In the past week, current journos... [10,000 Words]

Mediabistro Morning Roundup - 7 15.14 - Posted July 15, 2014
From TVNewser to FishbowlNY, here are your top stories from across Mediabistro. TVNewser Alisyn Camerota Joins CNN as Anchor ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Mediabistro Morning Roundup - 7 15.14 - Posted July 15, 2014
From TVNewser to FishbowlNY, here are your top stories from across Mediabistro. TVNewser Alisyn Camerota Joins CNN as Anchor ... [FishbowlNY]

Slate Plus Offers Modest Perks for Modest Fee - Posted April 21, 2014
Slate editor David Plotz wants to make one thing clear about his pub's new pay-for service for "vociferous readers" -it's NOT a pay wall! "We're not asking you to pay for stories, and we're not turning on a meter that stops you 10 stories into the month," Plotz... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Slate Plus Offers Modest Perks for Modest Fee - Posted April 21, 2014
Slate editor David Plotz wants to make one thing clear about his pub's new pay-for service for "vociferous readers" -it's NOT a pay wall! "We're not asking you to pay for stories, and we're not turning on a meter that stops you 10 stories into the month," Plotz... [FishbowlNY]

Dear Prudence at Sixth & I - Posted August 19, 2013
The woman who brings us headlines that would make your grandmother blush will be at Sixth & I synagogue in downtown Washington on Sept. 11. Recent headlines of the Slate advice column "Dear Prudence" include everything from "I'm Marrying My Late Wife's Sister," to "I'm accused of sending crotch shots" and... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Dear Prudence at Sixth & I - Posted August 19, 2013
The woman who brings us headlines that would make your grandmother blush will be at Sixth & I synagogue in downtown Washington on Sept. 11. Recent headlines of the Slate advice column "Dear Prudence" include everything from "I'm Marrying My Late Wife's Sister," to "I'm accused of sending crotch shots" and... [FishbowlNY]

Slate to Strike 'Redskins' From its Vocabulary - Posted August 8, 2013
Slate announced today that it will no longer refer to Washington's NFL team as the "Redskins." Instead they will refer to it as "Washington's NFL team." It joins Washington City Paper, the Philadelphia Daily News and Buffalo News in the cause. Editor ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Slate to Strike 'Redskins' From its Vocabulary - Posted August 8, 2013
Slate announced today that it will no longer refer to Washington's NFL team as the "Redskins." Instead they will refer to it as "Washington's NFL team." It joins Washington City Paper, the Philadelphia Daily News and Buffalo News in the cause. Editor ... [FishbowlNY]

The Most Offensive Marketing Pitch Ever? Beheading Labeled 'Ad Revenue Opportunity' - Posted July 10, 2013
Slate writer David Plotz is calling a recent email he received the "most offensive marketing pitch of all time." After r... [FishbowlDC]

Molly Ringwald to D.C. for Book Reading - Posted August 15, 2012
Looking at the fall lineup of appearances at Sixth & I, organizers decided to spin them as a "Breakfast Club" series of appearances with the brain, th... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Molly Ringwald to D.C. for Book Reading - Posted August 15, 2012
Looking at the fall lineup of appearances at Sixth & I, organizers decided to spin them as a "Breakfast Club" series of appearances with the brain, th... [FishbowlNY]

NYT's Mark Leibovich Wins Ellie for Delving Into Netherworld of Politico's Mike Allen - Posted May 11, 2011
NYT's Mark Leibovich was among several Washington journalists who came away from the National Magazine Awards (nicknamed the "Ellies" for their elephant-shapped trophies) this week with accolades. Leibovich won the ma... [morningmedianewsfeed]

NYT's Mark Leibovich Wins Ellie for Delving Into Netherworld of Politico's Mike Allen - Posted May 11, 2011
NYT's Mark Leibovich was among several Washington journalists who came away from the National Magazine Awards (nicknamed the "Ellies" for their elephant-shapped trophies) this week with accolades. Leibovich won the ma... [FishbowlNY]

Whoops! Slate's C-Word Slip-up - Posted February 24, 2011
There are Freudian slips and then there's what Slate did Tuesday of this week when a headline writer must have gotten his or her thoughts twisted in a knot. Slate editor David Plotz issued a statement to Big Jou... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Whoops! Slate's C-Word Slip-up - Posted February 24, 2011
There are Freudian slips and then there's what Slate did Tuesday of this week when a headline writer must have gotten his or her thoughts twisted in a knot. Slate editor David Plotz issued a statement to Big Jou... [FishbowlNY]

Slate's Plotz: So What Does He Do? - Posted October 1, 2010
Slate's Editor David Plotz is the subject of a lengthy interview this week in the latest installment of mediabistro's SWDYD (So What Do You Do?). In it, he discusses the h... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Slate's Plotz: So What Does He Do? - Posted October 1, 2010
Slate's Editor David Plotz is the subject of a lengthy interview this week in the latest installment of mediabistro's SWDYD (So What Do You Do?). In it, he discusses the h... [FishbowlNY]

Slate Editor David Plotz on Motivation, Politics, Ideology, and a 50-Foot-Tall Michelle Obama - Posted September 29, 2010
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Slate's New Wave Journalism - Posted August 9, 2010
Are they potential Internet hipsters? This morning, Slate launches what it hopes will be a wave of the future feature called Slate Labs. Yahoo! serves as the exclusive launch sponsor. The new feature houses the magazine's interactive features, games, and experiments and will serve as a testing site for new projects in developing... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Slate's New Wave Journalism - Posted August 9, 2010
Are they potential Internet hipsters? This morning, Slate launches what it hopes will be a wave of the future feature called Slate Labs. Yahoo! serves as the exclusive launch sponsor. The new feature houses the magazine's interactive features, games, and experiments and will serve as a testing site for new projects in developing... [FishbowlNY]

Slate's Plotz: 'I Flew Slightly off the Handle' - Posted April 30, 2010
"I hate to admit it, but I flew slightly off the handle," admits Slate's Editor David Plotz of his remarks about "disgusting" Wall Street on a Slate political podcast. He had gone into a mini-rant about taking pitch forks to Wall Street. "We should burn them down, we should go after... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Slate's Plotz: 'I Flew Slightly off the Handle' - Posted April 30, 2010
"I hate to admit it, but I flew slightly off the handle," admits Slate's Editor David Plotz of his remarks about "disgusting" Wall Street on a Slate political podcast. He had gone into a mini-rant about taking pitch forks to Wall Street. "We should burn them down, we should go after... [FishbowlNY]

Slate Sets Its WHCA Dinner Table - Posted April 22, 2010
Slate will attend Prom. No celebs, but fun should be had. The big names at the table are solely those of Slate descent. Dinner guests include: Jacob Weisberg, David Plotz, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Slate Sets Its WHCA Dinner Table - Posted April 22, 2010
Slate will attend Prom. No celebs, but fun should be had. The big names at the table are solely those of Slate descent. Dinner guests include: Jacob Weisberg, David Plotz, ... [FishbowlNY]

Slate's Dickerson Takes a Stab at Risk - Posted April 19, 2010
Slate begins a 5-part "Fresca" series today by Chief Political Correspondent John Dickerson on risk (the theme, not the game). Frescas are Slate's contribution to long form journalism on the Web. They... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Slate's Dickerson Takes a Stab at Risk - Posted April 19, 2010
Slate begins a 5-part "Fresca" series today by Chief Political Correspondent John Dickerson on risk (the theme, not the game). Frescas are Slate's contribution to long form journalism on the Web. They... [FishbowlNY]

The FishbowlDC Interview With Slate's David Plotz - Posted March 12, 2010
Say hello to Slate's Online Magazine Editor David Plotz, a funny man who is clearly unafraid to use the word "f--k". This may be the most number of times I've written ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The FishbowlDC Interview With Slate's David Plotz - Posted March 12, 2010
Say hello to Slate's Online Magazine Editor David Plotz, a funny man who is clearly unafraid to use the word "f--k". This may be the most number of times I've written ... [FishbowlNY]

Labash Blowout Book Party: Marion Barry Has Arrived! - Posted March 11, 2010
The Weekly Standard/Daily Caller Matt Labash's book, Fly Fishing With Darth Vader: And Other Adventures With Evangelical Wrestlers, Political Hitmen, And Jewish Cowboys came to life Thursday night as characters from his anthology filed in one by one to the beautifu... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Labash Blowout Book Party: Marion Barry Has Arrived! - Posted March 11, 2010
The Weekly Standard/Daily Caller Matt Labash's book, Fly Fishing With Darth Vader: And Other Adventures With Evangelical Wrestlers, Political Hitmen, And Jewish Cowboys came to life Thursday night as characters from his anthology filed in one by one to the beautifu... [FishbowlNY]

Plotz to Chat with Tucker: Participate or be a Voyeur - Posted January 20, 2010
At 2:30 p.m. EST today, Slate will feature a live Web chat between Slate Editor David Plotz and The Daily Caller's Editor-in-Chief Tucker Carlson. Th... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Plotz to Chat with Tucker: Participate or be a Voyeur - Posted January 20, 2010
At 2:30 p.m. EST today, Slate will feature a live Web chat between Slate Editor David Plotz and The Daily Caller's Editor-in-Chief Tucker Carlson. Th... [FishbowlNY]

WaPo Journos Lunching With Ravindran - Posted April 29, 2009
Don Graham has been holding journo lunch meetings for Vijay Ravindran, WaPo's chief digital officer. According to Washingtonian, the lunches are being held to ramp up the former Amazon exec. on the business of news. WaPo's Liz Spayd, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WaPo Journos Lunching With Ravindran - Posted April 29, 2009
Don Graham has been holding journo lunch meetings for Vijay Ravindran, WaPo's chief digital officer. According to Washingtonian, the lunches are being held to ramp up the former Amazon exec. on the business of news. WaPo's Liz Spayd, ... [FishbowlNY]

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