Revolving Door Newsletter: 07.22.08
R.I.P. LAT Book Review; Manhattan Media Juggles Editors
July 22, 2008
There may be no better embodiment of the death throes of the newspaper industry than the Los Angeles Times
. When we last left the paper, publisher David Hiller
the monthly LA Times
Magazine and reanimated it as a completely advertiser-driven glossy -- not all that different than the Financial Times
' How To Spend It, really, or The New York Times
' T supplements, although they are composed by editorial staff. Not so in this case. Since then, Hiller has been cast out
by loony owner Sam Zell
, but his diabolical plan has already been set in motion. Editor ...
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