Monday media madness
Causing quite a stir: Ken Silverstein has resigned from Pierre Omidyar’s First Look Media, blasting its "dishonest" leadership (700+ shares). "More evidence that First Look Media is an internal s***show. Still, this kind of departure is petty, off-putting," reacts Washington Examiner's Eddie Scarry. Meanwhile, CBS News staffers continue to refute Bill O'Reilly's "war zone" story, but O'Reilly is doubling down on his version (1,400+). Politico's Glenn Thrush reflects, "Let us discuss the um divergent um approaches NBC and FOX have taken on the Williams/O'Reilly affairs... " Weirdly enough, the New York Times wants to know if you are on fleek. Also, this: "Due to an editing error, an earlier version of this story transposed the words transgender and cisgender." Whoops. And from the Washington Post, here's why digital natives prefer reading in print (yes, you read that right).