FishbowlNY FishbowlDC LostRemote InsideMobileApps InsideSocialGames 10,000 Words TVNewser TVSpy AgencySpy PRNewser MediaJobsDaily UnBeige

GalleyCatnip: Sarah Palin Strikes Back

s-SARAH-PALIN-NEWSWEEK-COVER23.jpgStumbling away from our desks after a long Tuesday, here are some morsels of publishing news for your enjoyment…

As her memoir hits bookshelves today, Sarah Palin lashes out at Newsweek‘s cover story art (pictured) in another Facebook missive: “The Runner’s World magazine one-page profile for which this photo was taken was all about health and fitness – a subject to which I am devoted and which is critically important to this nation. The out-of-context Newsweek approach is sexist and oh-so-expected by now.”

Science fiction blog io9 rounds up the top seven comic books that no director could possibly adapt.

The Palm CEO knocks Android cell phones, comparing the two machines battling for smartphone eBook readership (via Mike Cane).

Check out the staggering line-up of authors for the Moth Ball benefit tonight.

Finally, one last Palin Memoir Release Day links, Sarah Palin and Levi Johnston are analyzed on today’s Morning Media Menu.

Mediabistro Course

Personal Essay Writing

Personal Essay WritingStarting October 28, work with a published journalist to draft, edit, and sell your first-person essays! Jessica Olien will help you to workshop your writing so that it's ready to pitch to editors. You'll learn how to tell your personal story, self-edit you work to assess voice, style, and tone, and sell your essays for publication. Register now!