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

LAT In 90 Seconds — Afternoon Edition

38307082-29115923.jpgWhy Yes. I Am Experienced: Vivid is releasing a Jimi Hendrix sex tape. If he made sweet love the way he played that guitar, we might actually want to see it.

38305638-29110702.jpgMel Gibson Set to Star In First Role In Five Years: He plays police investigator. Though no word yet whether the role is of a Jewish police investigator stopping a drunken anti-Semite who thinks he owns Malibu.

38308776-29130256.jpgOMG When Did Everyone Turn 12? Has everyone lost their minds over Gossip Girl? We thought the show was for tweens, but nearly every reporter, editor, blogger, writer on the planet has been sucked into Serena’s every move. Et tu, Elizabeth Snead?

Mediabistro Course

Travel Writing

Travel WritingStarting September 23, learn how to turn your travel stories into published essays and articles! Taught by a former Vanity Fair staff writer, James Sturz will teach you how to report, interview, and find sources, discover story ideas and pitch them successfully, and understand what travel editors look for in a story. Register now!