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Thursday, May 14, 2015

Q&A with Seymour Hersh “I Am Not Backing Off Anything I Said”
In a blockbuster 10,000-word story for the London Review of Books this week, longtime New Yorker investigative journalist Seymour Hersh called into question the official account of the American raid that killed Osama Bin Laden, and argued that what is arguably seen as the apex of Barack Obama’s presidency is actually built on a lie.
Q&A with Country Living's Rachel Barrett, Editor in Chief
Country Living magazine is taking its June issue on a long drive into the country with a guest editor and the first-ever person to appear on its cover in the magazine’s 36-year history: Grammy-Award winning singer, Miranda Lambert.
Jann Wenner Turns to Law Firm Amid Rolling Stone Rape Retraction
As legal problems continue to swirl around Rolling Stone, Jann Wenner, founder of Wenner Media, the title’s owner, has turned to a trusted law firm to try to defend him from the fallout in the now-retracted story about an alleged rape on the University of Virginia campus.
5 Reasons Why the Enthusiast Audience Is Every Brand's Dream Come True
Enthusiasts are twice as likely as non-enthusiasts to be hardcore magazine consumers, and they spend almost 30 percent more time reading Internet content.
ASME Announces the Cover of the Year
The announcement was made by Sid Holt, chief executive of ASME. More than 100 print magazines submitted 270 covers to compete in 10 categories. A Best Cover Award and Readers’ Choice Award was chosen in each category.
More on How Publishers Are Using Facebook's Instant Articles
Mother Jones Names Co-Editor Monika Bauerlein Chief Executive Officer
A Look at the Changes, Continued Strength of the Canadian Magazine Market
B-to-B Media Revenue Hits $27.6 Billion -a Six-Year High
It's Not Just Cyclical: Industry Change Is Driving Marketing Giants to Review Media Agencies
Why Publishers Prefer Native Advertising
Digital, Mobile Impact on Retail Hits $2.2 Trillion
RAB Cancels Quarterly Revenue Reports
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"Even though tens of millions of people share its content on Facebook, it’s hard to find someone with anything nice to say about ViralNova. Deemed “horrific, illiterate and monstrous” by the Awl and dinged as “a BuzzFeed in a box” by the Atlantic Wire, it’s widely regarded by people in New York media as the emblem of Everything That’s Wrong With Journalism Today. Perhaps the critiques are tinged with envy: Measured by traffic, ViralNova is one of the fastest growing websites in history." Writes Jessica Roy for New York.