In January, The Atlantic compared the business models of The Dish, who recently went private, and BuzzFeed, whose new model of social advertising is opening up opportunities for online journalism. How good must journalism be that you would pay a premium? And how compelling must it be that you would share it to the world? Derek Thompson, the article’s author, moderates a discussion between Andrew Sullivan and BuzzFeed’s Editor-in-Chief Ben Smith about what content counts online and dissects what everyone means when they talk about “the future of journalism.”
- An adult film actress says Donald Trump, or someone on his behalf, offered her $10,000 and the use of his private jet to come to his suite.
- AT&T has made a deal to buy Time Warner — owner of CNN, HBO, and Warner Bros. — in one of the biggest acquisitions ever 💰
- The Chicago Cubs are heading to their first World Series since 1945 after beating the Los Angeles Dodgers 🐻
- A black metal band crashed a couple's engagement shoot and the photos are 🤘