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Maureen Dowd’s Paranoid Pot Ramblings, at Your Fingertips, for Just $6 per Month

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By Josh Wolford June 4, 2014

Yes, I’m kind of mixing a couple of stories here, but two interesting things happened today in New York Times land. First, the venerable newspaper launched a new digital subscription for Opinions only, and second, columnist Maureen Dowd got really, …

Woody Allen Finally Responds to Abuse Claims Woody Allen Finally Responds to Abuse Claims

Woody Allen doesn’t attend award shows and rarely gives interviews. However, the normally shy, reserved 78-year-old film director cannot stay quiet any longer. Finally, after two decades, he is giving his side of the story. On February 1, his adopted …

Dylan Farrow Had Op-Ed Piece Turned Down Dylan Farrow Had Op-Ed Piece Turned Down

Dylan Farrow, who saw her op-ed piece containing allegations of sexual abuse against Woody Allen published by the New York Times on Saturday, initially had it rejected by the LA Times. Farrow, who was adopted by Allen and Mia Farrow …

Woody Allen May Get Op-Ed Piece Published Woody Allen May Get Op-Ed Piece Published

When Woody Allen was honored with the Cecil B. Demille lifetime achievement award at this year’s Golden Globes–by his good friend Diane Keaton, who praised him during her speech as she accepted on his behalf–his son Ronan Farrow and ex-wife …

Chen Guangbiao Now Trying to Buy Wall Street Journal Chen Guangbiao Now Trying to Buy Wall Street Journal

Chen Guangbiao, a Chinese businessman and philanthropist completely unknown in the United States before this month, first made news in the United States through his proposal to purchase the New York Times. On January 5, Chen published an opinion piece …

Edward Snowden Clemency: What Do You Say, Obama? Edward Snowden Clemency: What Do You Say, Obama?
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Edward Snowden is a whistle-blower who exposed the U.S. governmental spy agencies and what they did that infringed on U.S. citizens, as well as some of its allies. He deserves clemency — or even a full pardon from President Barack …

Miley Cyrus Is a PR Nightmare for Other Celebs Miley Cyrus Is a PR Nightmare for Other Celebs
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When you hear the name Miley Cyrus,you most likely think,”what did she do now?”Every week,there is another news story about her crazy antics.Some people see her behavior as a clear cry for help.Others see it as crazy marketing.Whatever the reason …

Yahoo News Gets Another New York Times Columnist Yahoo News Gets Another New York Times Columnist
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Yahoo continues to build its news team, adding Matt Bai as a new Yahoo News National Political Columnist. Bai is the former chief political correspondent for the New York Times Magazine.Yahoo says in his new role he’ll offer “unique commentary …

Yahoo Taps David Pogue To Lead Tech Coverage Yahoo Taps David Pogue To Lead Tech Coverage
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Yahoo announced on Monday that well-known tech columnist, author and TV host David Pogue is joining the company to lead the expansion of its consumer tech coverage. Pogue will publish columns, blog posts and video stories about gadgets, apps and …

SEO Shares Insights Into Mugshot Sites' Rankings SEO Shares Insights Into Mugshot Sites' Rankings
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In case you haven’t heard by now, Google pushed out an update late last week aimed at demoting shady sites that prey on people who have publicly available mugshots, and charge them to have the images removed. The New York …

Alex Rodriguez Sues MLB and Releases Statement Alex Rodriguez Sues MLB and Releases Statement

Bad boy of baseball, Alex Rodriguez is suing Major League Baseball claiming the league interfered with his contracts and business relationships. Rodriguez claims in the lawsuit that MLB bought the cooperation of the chief witness against him. Rodriguez’s people also …

New York Times Latest SEA Target New York Times Latest SEA Target

In a late Tuesday afternoon digital attack, the New York Times, Twitter and The Huffington Post became the latest reported victims of the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA). If you are looking for the latest crossword or list of best sellers, …

John Henry Buys Boston Globe from New York Times John Henry Buys Boston Globe from New York Times
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John Henry, owner of the Boston Red Sox and the Liverpool Football Club is now the new owner of The Boston Globe. Former owners, The New York Times Company, put the Globe up for sale in February due to a …

Anthony Lewis Dies; New York Times Columnist was 85 Anthony Lewis Dies; New York Times Columnist was 85

Anthony Lewis, the author and influential columnist for The New York Times, has died. He was 85 years old. The New York Times is reporting that Lewis died at his home in Cambridge, Massachusetts on Monday, March 25. His wife, …

NYT Lets Starbucks Customers Inside the Paywall NYT Lets Starbucks Customers Inside the Paywall
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In what sounds like a completely sensible partnership, The New York Times has announced that readers will have free access to content that’s normally behind the paywall, as long as they’re reading it at Starbucks. Starbucks customers who are logged …

Major Media Outlets Targeted In Patent Suits Major Media Outlets Targeted In Patent Suits
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Major media outlets have been named in a series of patent infringement suits related to mobile phone apps and websites. Clouding IP is claiming such media giants as CNN, The New York Times, The Huffington Post, Fox News, Time, and …

Fieri Skit SNL Didn’t Air Takes On NY Times Review Fieri Skit SNL Didn’t Air Takes On NY Times Review
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If you watch the Food Network–either obsessively, like me, or randomly, like normal people–you’ve probably seen Guy Fieri at least once. He’s the one with the throwback spiky hair and the wardrobe that dates back to 1995 Hot Topic. He …