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Will Leitch Leaves New York for Full-Time Gig at USA Today Site - Posted March 25, 2013
Will Leitch, the founding editor of Deadspin, is leaving his spot at New York to write full-time for Sports On Earth, the sports site from USA Today. Leitch has been writing for the... [FishbowlLA]

GQ Profiles Jeremy Lin, Makes Knicks Fans Cry - Posted October 17, 2012
Well, there he is. Our hope, our future, our point guard -- Jeremy Lin. Your FishbowlNY editors are big Knicks fans, so the cover made us misty eyed. Then the profile of Lin by ... [Fishbowl NY]

GQ Profiles Jeremy Lin, Makes Knicks Fans Cry - Posted October 17, 2012
Well, there he is. Our hope, our future, our point guard -- Jeremy Lin. Your FishbowlNY editors are big Knicks fans, so the cover made us misty eyed. Then the profile of Lin by ... [FishbowlNY]

USA Today and MLB Launch 'Sports on Earth' - Posted July 17, 2012
USA Today and MLB's Advanced Media team, have formerly announced the sports venture we've been hearing about for the past few months. Starting in late Augus... [Fishbowl NY]

USA Today and MLB Launch 'Sports on Earth' - Posted July 17, 2012
USA Today and MLB's Advanced Media team, have formerly announced the sports venture we've been hearing about for the past few months. Starting in late Augus... [FishbowlNY]

Yahoo! Movies Pulls the Plug on 'The Projector' - Posted December 2, 2011
One journo's good fortune can sometimes be another one (or two's) misfortune. Or so it appears at Yahoo! Movies. Just a day after we reported about the addition of Thelma Adams to the site's awards season coverage ranks, the tandem of ... [FishbowlLA]

GQ's Uplifting, Depressing Profile of A.J. Daulerio - Posted January 19, 2011
February's GQ publishes a profile of Deadspin editor ... [SportsNewser]

Esquire Wants To Increase Web Presence - Posted December 10, 2010
If you build it, they will come. That mantra worked for Kevin Costner in Field of Dreams (because playing catch with the ghost of your dead dad isn't weird at all) and it appears Eric Gillin, Director of Hearst Digital Media's Men's Network, is hoping that it works for... [Fishbowl NY]

Esquire Wants To Increase Web Presence - Posted December 10, 2010
If you build it, they will come. That mantra worked for Kevin Costner in Field of Dreams (because playing catch with the ghost of your dead dad isn't weird at all) and it appears Eric Gillin, Director of Hearst Digital Media's Men's Network, is hoping that it works for... [FishbowlNY]

New High-Profile Hires At Yahoo! - Posted November 19, 2010
Yahoo! has added four new hires to its entertainment page, reports Variety.com. The brand-new team is headed up by managing editor Courtney Reimer and deputy editor ... [MediaJobsDaily]

Yahoo! Hires New Entertainment Writers - Posted November 19, 2010
Yahoo! is adding four seasoned writers to its entertainment section. Will Leitch will write about film, Erin Carlson... [FishbowlLA]

Happy 5th Anniversary To Deadspin - Posted September 8, 2010
Five years ago today, a little blog called Deadspin got its start on the web, changing the way sports fans view their favorite athletes and media personalities. Little did Gawker ... [SportsNewser]

Sporting News Launches iPad App - Posted September 7, 2010
On the heels of a host of other ... [SportsNewser]

"Athlete Dong:" A Sign of the State of Deadspin - Posted August 30, 2010
"Of all the things I thought Deadspin would end up being known for, back in September 2005, "pictures of the typically large penises of professional athletes" would have not been high on the list. But art evolves, you know?" And so begins Will Leitch's ... [SportsNewser]

From Digital To Print: Apparently You Gotta Build A Site With 1.8 Million Monthlies - Posted March 23, 2010
Want to transition from digital to print? Will Leitch did it, after founding Deadspin.com—which now gets 1.8 million monthly readers according to Gawker. Leitch left Deadspin in 2008 to become a contributing editor at New York Magazine, so this isn't really big news, but with his fourth book coming out in ... [MediaJobsDaily]

Sunday Show Preview - Posted December 5, 2009
• NBC's Meet the Press: Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ), NYT's Thomas Friedman and WaPo's Bob Woodward • CBS' Face the Nation: Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Secretary of Defense Robert Gates • ABC's This... [FishbowlDC]

Entertainment Weekly Editor Joins NYMag.com - Posted October 29, 2009
NYMag.com, the ever-expanding Web site of New York magazine, today announced the hiring of Entertainment Weekly... [Fishbowl NY]

Entertainment Weekly Editor Joins NYMag.com - Posted October 29, 2009
NYMag.com, the ever-expanding Web site of New York magazine, today announced the hiring of Entertainment Weekly... [FishbowlNY]

NYMag.com Launches Sports, TV Blogs - Posted September 9, 2009
NYMag.com is already well-known for its irreverent and detailed coverage of New York, culture, fashion and food with its various blogs. Now the site is bringing that same voice to sports and television with two new blog launches. "The Sports Section," led by ... [Fishbowl NY]

NYMag.com Launches Sports, TV Blogs - Posted September 9, 2009
NYMag.com is already well-known for its irreverent and detailed coverage of New York, culture, fashion and food with its various blogs. Now the site is bringing that same voice to sports and television with two new blog launches. "The Sports Section," led by ... [FishbowlNY]

Day-Job Coping Strategies - Posted August 20, 2009
In this miserable economy, it's nearly impossible for writers to support themselves only as authors. Poet Susan DeFord has a dog-walking business (and bl... [GalleyCat]

CBS MMOD a Hit - Posted March 23, 2009
CBS, which is making $30 million in online advertising during the 2009 NCAA tournament, is experiencing... [Fishbowl NY]

CBS MMOD a Hit - Posted March 23, 2009
CBS, which is making $30 million in online advertising during the 2009 NCAA tournament, is experiencing... [FishbowlNY]

Election Night '08: Party Lines - Posted November 5, 2008
You don't need us to tell you that last night was a night for celebration! Parties abounded across the city. While FBNY was twittering the night away at th... [Fishbowl NY]

Election Night '08: Party Lines - Posted November 5, 2008
You don't need us to tell you that last night was a night for celebration! Parties abounded across the city. While FBNY was twittering the night away at th... [FishbowlNY]

Deadspin's Will Leitch: 'I Don't Work In Sports Journalism' - Posted April 17, 2007
Will Leitch is many things: a cool customer, a willing interview subject, ... [Fishbowl NY]

Deadspin's Will Leitch: 'I Don't Work In Sports Journalism' - Posted April 17, 2007
Will Leitch is many things: a cool customer, a willing interview subject, ... [FishbowlNY]

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