On 14 People Who Should Run The 'New York Times' Mag

All great ideas. Especially Janice, Tom, Clara, Lotto.

That said, putting a $20 spot on Sam Sifton's name.

Posted on November 12, 2013 at 4:14 pm 1

On Six Lesser-Known "Golden Ages" of Media, 1991 - 2005

"Greg Lindsay, in some airport somewhere." You forgot "Jeopardy champ"! Also, Bry works at 'Plex.

Posted on August 16, 2013 at 2:03 pm 1

On We Endorse The Hooker Dude


Posted on August 7, 2013 at 7:20 pm 0

On An Hour Of Relaxing Music

This is some really great FACISM APOLOGIST MUSIC #apologists #facism

[Also, Prince's "I Wanna Be Your Lover." Just saying.]

Posted on June 24, 2013 at 5:20 pm 1

On The 10 Best Music Videos Of 2012 That Are Not Gangnam Style

This list is wrong because "Bad Girls" isn't on it.

Posted on December 17, 2012 at 3:17 pm 1

On The Calendar of Fancy New York Media Holiday Parties!

Needs more Google Maps.

Posted on December 5, 2012 at 11:46 am 0

On How Long Can You Keep a Job Editing a Publication in New York?

Pre-aughts, but Graydon Carter only lasted ten months at the Observer. Not sure how long Susan Morrison made it for. Historians, come forth.

Posted on August 3, 2012 at 2:04 pm 0

On What TV Character Have You Wanted to Be?

Julie, all that everything, with one very important distinguishment: It was Wonder Woman.

Posted on June 13, 2012 at 3:16 pm 0

On The Latest Sad Fate of an Aggregation Serf

This was fantastic. Nothing else.

The Washington Post's general outlook on news that isn't written in their own ink (i.e. The Internet) is equal parts resentment and ignorance. For further examples, see: Paul Farhi's reaction to TBD, the mishandling of Dave Weigel's resignation, Dana Milbank's "mad bitch" video, Mike Wise's "Twitter experiment" (and Howard Kurtz called Mike Wise's punishment "harsh" when it happened), and Michael Tunison's firing, to name a few. They show no signs of slowing down.

Posted on April 24, 2012 at 5:17 pm 2

On Today Only: The Awl Is Auditioning New Commenters!

Too insidery.

Posted on April 18, 2012 at 12:52 pm 6