In press and tech
This just in: The Atlantic's Ta-Nehisi Coates will fulfill a lifelong dream in penning a Black Panther comic for Marvel. "Victor Von, what's good," Coates tweets. "I think I might have to hate @tanehisicoates now," admits Guardian's Spencer Ackerman. At BuzzFeed, Adam Serwer is calling it "Peak blackness."
But before we fully focus on media, here's today's big tech story: he iPhone 6s is here! Here's an unreview and a Mossberg review to catch you up. Simultaneously, Apple is stepping up its electric car game. In media, Axel Springer is close to buying Business Insider for $560 million. "Excuse me, I need to go weep. Business Insider is selling for $560 million ... the WaPo sold for $250 million," realizes Billy Penn's Chris Krewson. And that CEO who raised the price of an AIDS drug more than $700 overnight just called a journalist a "moron" for asking why. "The guy who hiked the price of an AIDS drug by 5000% sounds like a sweetheart," concludes freelancer John McQuaid.