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CollegeHumor Launches Jest.com

New comedy site aims for older demographic

CollegeHumor, the comedy site known chiefly for its original video content, launched in 1999. But if you graduated from college before then, you’ve probably outgrown its demo.   Never fear. On…

In Ratings Game, Boehner's Hail Mary Beats Obama's

NFL opener will likely draw audience from presidential address

In politics, as in sport, timing can be everything. Surely that’s what drove President Obama's request to be allowed to address a joint session of Congress on September 7, at…

Virginia Heffernan Gets a New Job at the Times

Virginia Heffernan, formerly a columnist for The New York Times Magazine, has found a new home at the paper. Starting Monday, she will “write regularly for the Opinion pages,” Heffernan…

Pulitzer Winner Broder Dead at 81

David Broder, The Washington Post’s Pulitzer Prize-winning political columnist, died Wednesday of complications from diabetes. He was 81. Broder, who was known as the “dean” of the Washington press corps,…

Baby Fever Rules at Newsstands

Perhaps, for the first issue of her redesigned Newsweek, Tina Brown should have put a pregnant Natalie Portman on the cover instead of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. On Monday,…

NYT Mag’s Editors Not So Accessible After All?

There’s been a lot of hype over the redesigned New York Times Magazine, not least because the magazine’s new chief, Hugo Lindgren, decided to include an editor’s credit at the…

Looking to Win Over Regulators, News Corp. Might Spin Off Sky News

As early as Thursday, Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation could announce plans to split off Sky News in order to gain approval from U.K. regulators for its planned takeover of British…

Looking to Win Over Regulators, News Corp. Might Spin Off Sky News (Updated)

As early as Thursday, Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation could announce plans to split off Sky News in order to gain approval from U.K. regulators for its planned takeover of British…

Another Round in Bout Between NYT and New York Mag

Since September, the New York Times Magazine has had New York magazine editor Adam Moss up against the ropes. Tuesday, Moss pulled a Micky Ward, taking Times op-ed giant Frank…

For Your Consideration, Hollywood Nut Jobs

Here’s an idea for this year’s Oscars: a montage of rants from celebrity nut jobs, narrated by Charlie Sheen. Sheen’s recent rant against Two and a Half Men co-creator Chuck…

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