Goodbye Thunderdome

Apr 02, 2014

Davis Shaver at Digital First Media goes Inside Thunderdome and explains Who We Are. Kate Martin at Tacoma News Tribune said, “Sorry to hear @DFMThunderdome was shut down. If you're looking to hire great journalists, here's a list.”

Poynter’s Andrew Beaujon also explained Digital First Media axes ‘Thunderdome,’ may sell its newspapers. Adam Richter at Reading Eagle said, “The distressing, quickly changing times: On Monday an editor of DFM was touting #Thunderdome. Today it gets the ax.”

Ken Doctor at Nieman Lab added The newsonomics of Digital First Media’s Thunderdome implosion (and coming sale). Elisabeth Nardi from Contra Costa Times said, “Down the rabbit hole.” Mark Katches from the Center for Investigative Reporting added, “Between Tribune, DFM and UT San Diego roughly 40 newspapers in Calif soon to be on block according to @kdoctor.”

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