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Newsweek/Daily Beast Names Michael Moynihan Editorial Director of ‘Beast Weekend’

Newsweek/The Daily Beast has promoted Michael Moynihan to editorial director of “Beast Weekend,” which will launch this fall. According to a memo from Tina Brown, Beast Weekend will offer readers content that caters to a Saturday/Sunday mind. “Beast Weekend will refresh and refocus our weekend content towards culture as well as longer reads,” explained Brown.

Moynihan has been with Newsweek/The Daily Beast since September of last year. He most recently served as cultural news editor.

Below is the full note from Brown.

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Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week

Here’s a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week.

  1. Mike Francesa and WBLS Are Marconi Award Winners, September 21
  2. Sue Simmons (left) in First Interview Since Leaving WNBC: ‘I Cried Every Day,‘ September 26
  3. Cover Battle: GQ or Complex, September 20
  4. Sandra Lee is Launching a Magazine, September 26
  5. Vogue Issues Fantastic Correction, September 25
  6. Michael Moynihan Joins Newsweek/The Daily Beast, September 26

 

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Michael Moynihan Joins Newsweek/The Daily Beast

Michael Moynihan is joining Newsweek/The Daily Beast as cultural news editor. Moynihan is perhaps best known for breaking the story on Jonah Lehrer’s fabrications.

Moynihan’s work has appeared in such publications as Politico, Tablet magazine, ReasonThe Wall Street Journal and many more. He was also previously a managing editor of Vice.

Moynihan joins Newsweek/The Daily Beast on October 3. The memo from Tina Brown announcing the addition of Moynihan is below.

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