TVNewser FishbowlDC AgencySpy TVSpy LostRemote PRNewser SocialTimes AllFacebook 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily

Asking the hard-hitting questions with Gawker.com

Jan. 30, 2006:

“FishbowlNY got some time with the Times‘ jolly Op-Ed man Frank Rich. And what was discussed during this valuable opportunity? Showtunes. Oh, excuse us — the NYC media’s showtune agenda. Don’t laugh: we’d do the exact same thing.”

Hardballing the Times Op-Ed Team [Gawker]

Nov. 23, 2005:

“We’ve asked our media lords what they’re thankful for, and they actually responded. First up, NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams:

I am thankful for chewy Cherry-Mint-flavored Tamiflu.

Times Op-Ed diva and man-lover Maureen Dowd’s thankful desperation:

I’m thankful that my book tour is almost over; otherwise I’d have to plunge a steak knife through my heart.”

Other mercilessly-grilled media personalities included Ana Marie Cox, Keith Kelly, Paula Froelich, Lloyd Grove, Tom Scocca, Gawker BFF James Frey, Jon Friedman, Simon Dumenco, and David Carr.
Grrr! Go get ‘em, tiger!

Media Thanksgiving: The Grateful Hacks [Gawker]

Mediabistro Course

Magazine Writing

Magazine WritingStarting September 4, learn how to get your work in top publications! You'll learn how to create captivating stories editors will want and readers will love, understand which magazines are right for your stories, craft compelling pitch letters, and more! You'll leave this class with two polished articles and corresponding pitch letters. Register now!