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National Affairs Editor at New York Magazine. Author of NYT best seller THE LOUDEST VOICE IN THE ROOM gsherman99@gmail.com

How Donald Trump and Fox News Went Back to War

nymag.com — When it comes to dealing with rogue states, Fox News has a firm editorial philosophy: You don't negotiate. Roger Ailes is learning that the same logic applies to a rogue candidate. Last night, Donald Trump took to Twitter and blew up the uneasy truce Ailes had brokered with him two weeks ago following Trump's attacks on Fox star Megyn Kelly after the first GOP debate.
Aug 25, 2015

Ailes told a source Trump is "unelectable" and he can't be nominee because Ailes's goal is to "save the country." nymag.com/daily/intellig…

Aug 25, 2015

RT @gabrielsherman: Ailes told a source Trump is "unelectable" and he can't be nominee because Ailes's goal is to "save the country." nymag.com/daily/intellig…

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The Family Contest to Become Times Publisher -- NYMag

nymag.com — Paintings by Roberto Parada The issue of succession is a difficult matter not just for family-run businesses but for the families that run them. Take the Murdochs, for instance. Or the Binghams, the Kentucky newspaper clan that imploded in the 1980s.
Aug 23, 2015

RT @gabrielsherman: After 119 years and 4 generations, the Sulzberger family must choose the next publisher of the NYT. Who will it be? nymag.com/daily/intellig…

Aug 23, 2015

RT @jayrosen_nyu: ... @NYMag's big cover story on the succession question at the New York Times is up. nymag.com/daily/intellig… Reported by @gabrielsherman.

Aug 24, 2015

RT @gabrielsherman: After 119 years and 4 generations, the Sulzberger family must choose the next publisher of the NYT. Who will it be? nymag.com/daily/intellig…

Aug 24, 2015

RT @LeighWSJ: suspect this takes liberties but it is today's morning coffee must-read: the 3-way race to inherit control of the NYT nymag.com/daily/intellig…

Aug 23, 2015

RT @brianstelter: "Inside the 3-Way Family Contest to Become the Next Publisher of @NYTimes" -- @gabrielsherman's story just came out nym.ag/1h1Ol02

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Donald Trump Isn't Slowing Down, He's Staffing Up

huffingtonpost.com — As the Republican-primary race moves into the fall, Donald Trump is exhibiting signs of becoming, if not a conventional candidate, at least a better-organized one. "I have a much more traditional campaign than people think," he told me on August 18, two days after his campaign released the first in a series of position papers he's set to unveil.

The Trump Expansion Plan

nymag.com — As the Republican-primary race moves into the fall, Donald Trump is exhibiting signs of becoming, if not a conventional candidate, at least a better-organized one. "I have a much more traditional campaign than people think," he told me on August 18, two days after his campaign released the first in a series of position papers he's set to unveil.
Aug 21, 2015

Read the last two grafs. Trump definitely can't stand Jeb (!) and it's personal. nymag.com/daily/intellig…

Aug 21, 2015

TRUMP: “If I’m going down, then Bush is going down with me. He’s not going to be president of the United States.” nymag.com/daily/intellig…

Aug 21, 2015

RT @gabrielsherman: TRUMP: “If I’m going down, then Bush is going down with me. He’s not going to be president of the United States.” nymag.com/daily/intellig…

Aug 21, 2015

Fox "suggested even a vacant Trump lectern is more interesting than Bush talking." nymag.com/daily/intellig…

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How Fox News Picked Trump Over Megyn Kelly -- NYMag

nymag.com — In the fallout since the first GOP debate, Fox News chairman Roger Ailes has found himself caught between Donald Trump, who has the full backing of Fox's misogynist audience, and Megyn Kelly, the star anchor whom Ailes has nurtured and sees as the key to reaching younger viewers.
Aug 11, 2015

How Fox News sold out Megyn Kelly to make nice again with Trump: nym.ag/1DH3xdK

Aug 11, 2015

Fox"News" chief sided with Trump, not his employee. Of course he did. This was about business and politics. nymag.com/daily/intellig…

Aug 11, 2015

Yesterday, Ailes called @realDonaldTrump "multiple times" and begged him to tweet out something nice about Fox News nymag.com/daily/intellig…

Aug 11, 2015

I'm not easily shocked by Fox News, but @gabrielsherman's reporting on Ailes wooing back Trump shocked me. nymag.com/daily/intellig…

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Donald Trump and Roger Ailes Make Up - For Now

nymag.com — Until Thursday's GOP debate, Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes and Donald Trump had been executing one of the most successful examples of media synergy in recent memory. But the Trump-Ailes alliance - which helped generate a record debate audience of 24 million - has been in tatters ever since Fox's debate moderators peppered Trump with critical questions on stage in Cleveland.
Aug 10, 2015

Ailes fears the Fox News-Trump war is hurting Fox, and wants peace. @gabrielsherman with another exclusive nymag.com/daily/intellig…

Aug 10, 2015

RT @jonathanchait: Ailes fears the Fox News-Trump war is hurting Fox, and wants peace. @gabrielsherman with another exclusive nymag.com/daily/intellig…

Aug 10, 2015

Ailes makes peace w/ @realDonaldTrump after Trump told @seanhannity in a private call that Trump was boycotting Fox nymag.com/daily/intellig…

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Donald Trump’s Newest Enemy: Fox News

nymag.com — Having spent the past six weeks rhetorically slashing at his Republican rivals, it makes perfect sense that Donald Trump would eventually run out of targets and find himself in a war with the party's media arm: Fox News.
Aug 07, 2015

Fox execs worried Trump could've turned crowd against moderators. Baier's first question ensured that didn't happen nymag.com/daily/intellig…

Aug 07, 2015

This @gabrielsherman piece shows that Trump was set up like Sonny at the toll booth last night nymag.com/daily/intellig…

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The Trump Campaign Has Descended Into Civil War -- NYMag

nymag.com — No matter what happens when Donald Trump takes center stage at the prime-time Republican debate tonight on Fox News, he can already claim at least one victory: The 2016 GOP primary has been all about him.
Aug 11, 2015

Remember how Trump staffers were infighting about whether to favor Fox or CNN? Looks like Lewandowski was smart. nymag.com/daily/intellig…

Aug 06, 2015

After @realDonaldTrump called Mexicans "rapists", @IvankaTrump wanted her dad to walk back the remarks. He refused. nymag.com/daily/intellig…

Aug 06, 2015

RT @gabrielsherman: After @realDonaldTrump called Mexicans "rapists", @IvankaTrump wanted her dad to walk back the remarks. He refused. nymag.com/daily/intellig…

Aug 06, 2015

RT @gabrielsherman: After @realDonaldTrump called Mexicans "rapists", @IvankaTrump wanted her dad to walk back the remarks. He refused. nymag.com/daily/intellig…

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Polls That Will Determine Fox News Debaters -- NYMag

nymag.com — Tomorrow around 5 p.m., Fox News executives are scheduled to gather in Roger Ailes's second-floor conference room at the network's midtown headquarters to decide the lineup of candidates who will participate in the first Republican debate on Thursday in Cleveland. Fox's decision to limit the prime-time field to ten candidates has become a flash point in the GOP.
Aug 03, 2015

BREAKING: Here Are the Polls Fox News Will Use to Select the Candidates for Thursday's GOP debate nymag.com/daily/intellig…

Aug 03, 2015

RT @gabrielsherman: BREAKING: Here Are the Polls Fox News Will Use to Select the Candidates for Thursday's GOP debate nymag.com/daily/intellig…

Aug 03, 2015

RT @gabrielsherman: BREAKING: Here Are the Polls Fox News Will Use to Select the Candidates for Thursday's GOP debate nymag.com/daily/intellig…

Aug 03, 2015

RT @gabrielsherman: BREAKING: Here Are the Polls Fox News Will Use to Select the Candidates for Thursday's GOP debate nymag.com/daily/intellig…

Aug 03, 2015

.@gabrielsherman, author of critical Roger Ailes biography, reports on which polls Fox will use for 1st debate: nymag.com/daily/intellig…

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