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.”
- Thousands made it to the Women's March on Washington on Saturday to stand up for women's rights and protest Donald Trump.
- Donald Trump lied about the size of the crowd at his inauguration while speaking to the CIA on Saturday, his first full day as president.
- Trump's spokesman held a press conference on Saturday to blame grass coverings for "minimizing" the crowd at the inauguration 🤔
- "We shall overcomb." People across America got creative and made some pretty epic signs for the Women's March 🎨👭