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NYT's Peters 'Cleans Up' Jonathan Weisman's...
Clearly, the New York Times couldn't run with Jonathan Weisman's headline or opening sentence in the report he filed shortly after Friday's portion of Friday's testimony at a hearing of the House Ways and Means Committee in its Saturday print edition.
Sat May 18, 2013
Contra Costa Times
Tammerlin Drummond: Many women can't copy Angelina Jolie
This March 8, 2012 file photo shows actress Angelina Jolie at the Women in the World Summit in New York.
Media Research Center
NYT's Peters Still Thunderstruck By GOP's Ridiculous, Doomed Attempts to Repeal Obamacare
New York Times reporter Jeremy Peters can't stand the House GOP's stubborn attempts to repeal President Obama's "signature legislative achievement." " House Votes Again to Repeal Health Law" marks his second story in two days on the GOP's quixotic quest, and once again he injects obvious mockery into what's supposedly a straight news story: One by ... (more)
Marcus Samuelsson's Yes, Chef-reviewed
It seems inevitable that Marcus Samuelsson's memoir, Yes, Chef , will someday become required reading in cooking schools, if only for its emphasis on the necessity of humility and hard work in the kitchen.
Huma Abedin Had an Incredibly Sweet Deal at the State Department
Huma Abedin remained Hillary Clinton's deputy chief of staff when she came back from maternity leave in June 2012, even though she worked part-time from her home in New York and was allowed to start a side gig as a consultant.
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Blogger Annie Vazquez offers outfit inspiration for concertgoers inside The Fillmore Miami Beach.
Sramana Mitra on Strategy
News Corp and The New York Times Enhance Digital Offerings
According to a report released last month by the Alliance for Audited Media , The Wall Street Journal retained its position as the leading newspaper in the country with circulation growing 12% over the year to 2.38 million for the six months ended March 2013.
Fri May 17, 2013
Celebrity Dirty Laundry
Angelina Jolie Covers Time Magazine: Is Jennifer Aniston Jealous and Bitter As Usual?
Angelina Jolie has been all over the news today after she announced her decision to undergo an elective double mastectomy.
'So I took her phone and tossed it'
Kazino, the venue of "Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812," where Kevin Williamson had it with a theater-goer's phone.
Student killed in home invasion: Hofstra student dead, gunman killed
A student was killed in an armed invasion overnight, according to the New York Times on May 17.
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NYT: In Burgeoning Scandals, Is Obama 'Buffeted by Partisanship and Forces Beyond his Control'?
The New York Times lead story Thursday by Jeremy Peters, " An Onset of Woes Raises Questions on Obama Vision ," gave the President Obama a partial pass amid the multiple scandals besetting his administration, portraying him as at least somewhat a passive victim of circumstance.
Photo Coverage: Peter and the Starcatcher Cast Unveils Two Boots Pizza
Just yesterday, cast members from off-Broadway's Peter and the Starcatcher were on hand as Two Boots Pizza in Hell's Kitchen celebrated the unveiling of their May "Broadway Pizza" slice, "The Starcatcher." Toppings include mozzarella, ricotta, fresh garlic, andouille, shrimp, and a swirl of jalapeo pesto.
Is Marijuana Booming Among Boomers?
Like many of her peers, Zoe Helene, 48, smoked marijuana in her early 20s but gave it up as her career in the digital world took off in the 1990s.
Wireless Design & Development
Hedge Fund Boss Loeb Lobbies for Breakup of Sony
The U.S. hedge fund manager renowned for shaking up Yahoo Inc. has set his sights on Sony Corp., proposing that the Japanese electronics giant spin off up to 20 percent of its movie, TV and music division and use the money to strengthen its ailing device manufacturing unit.
Thu May 16, 2013
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NYT's Peters Hits 'Waste of Time' Obama-Care Repeal Votes and GOP's 'Myopic Focus' on Deficits
On Wednesday, New York Times reporter Jeremy Peters let the Republicans in Congress know he was tired of their silly attempts to repeal Obamacare in " House to Vote Yet Again On Health Care Repeal.
The Kale Is Dead, Long Live the Kale
Kale, kale, surely you've heard of kale. Anyone who's anyone is eating it. Any restaurant worth its pink Himalayan salt is selling it.
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Going topless is legal in the Big Apple?
Women who wish to walk around topless without the threat of being arrested should try their luck in the Big Apple.
NPR Legal Reporter Lamely Tries to Spread Bush Into the AP Phone-tapping Scandal
NPR legal correspondent Carrie Johnson reported on the IRS scandal on Tuesday's Morning Edition displaying an urgent need to spread some Bush administration into the story.
The Supreme Court Case Looming Over Angelina Jolie's Breast-Cancer Column
When Angelina Jolie disclosed Tuesday morning that she had undergone a preventive double mastectomy, she didn't just shine her white-hot starlight on the gene, BRCA1, that significantly increased her chance of getting breast cancer.
Wed May 15, 2013
Obama Is Pushing for a Media Shield Law That Could Also Shield Him
Though the White House wouldn't comment on the Department of Justice seizing phone records from the Associated Press, it did take one step Wednesday to try and limit the increasing political fall-out of the department's action.