Sr TV Ed. @Variety Celebrating nearly 2 decades of reporting on media/advertising. W/occasional notes on music and comics Email me: brian.steinberg@variety.com

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Senior TV Editor at Variety who has covered media and advertising topics since 1998 - everything from the Time Warner-AOL merger to the effect of DVRs on the TV business. Previous stops at Advertising Age, The Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones Newswires, with freelance work for The Boston Globe a...

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@terryalanrowe @Variety And good day to you. If you read the story carefully you’d have seen my byline on it
@terryalanrowe @Variety Not what I said and I believe you are extrapolating a problem you had with a single example and trying to extend it to all. That’s not sound.
@terryalanrowe @Variety My point is that it’s not intentional but a result of working in a medium that requires brevity and speed. People who value good information should click and read and decide for themselves
@terryalanrowe @Variety I think Twitter is a bad place for people seeking good-quality nuanced contextual news reporting.
@terryalanrowe @Variety Also of note: Benmont Tench recently did a solo gig in NYC and did a piano version of “You Can Still Change Your Mind,” the last song on the album, in tribute to Tom
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