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Wired Adds Online Entertainment Editor

Laura Hudson is joining Wired as its online culture and entertainment editor. Hudson comes to Wired from ComicsAlliance, an AOL-owned comics site that she founded in 2009.

According to a release, at Wired.com, Hudson will oversee any coverage — from TV shows and movies to video games and books — that falls under the “geek culture” umbrella.

Hudson’s appointment is effective immediately. She reports to Kevin Poulsen, Wired.com’s news editor.

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Glenn Greenwald Trashes Wired For Withholding Bradley Manning Transcripts

Salon’s Glenn Greenwald has a long and fascinating piece attacking Wired’s Senior Editor Kevin Poulsen for withholding lengthy transcripts of a conversation between WikiLeaks source Bradley Manning and the man who turned Manning in: Adrian Lamo.

For more than six months, Wired’s Senior Editor Kevin Poulsen has possessed — but refuses to publish — the key evidence in one of the year’s most significant political stories: the arrest of U.S. Army PFC Bradley Manning for allegedly acting as WikiLeaks’ source. In late May, Adrian Lamo — at the same time he was working with the FBI as a government informant against Manning — gave Poulsen what he purported to be the full chat logs between Manning and Lamo in which the Army Private allegedly confessed to having been the source for the various cables, documents and video that WikiLeaks released throughout this year. In interviews with me in June, both Poulsen and Lamo confirmed that Lamo placed no substantive restrictions on Poulsen with regard to the chat logs: Wired was and remains free to publish the logs in their entirety….

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