Media Minutiae: Pirates Edition

  • Gabriel Sherman: To leave Observer for Condé Nast gig. [NYP]
  • Woodruff: Phones in Nightline report — and this is the one case in which such work is admirable. [AP]
  • AOL: To make more stuff free. [USA Today]
  • OK! Exec: Exits New York staff, but says everything’s OK at OK! [NYP]
  • Hillary: Clinton gives Vanity Fair writer the silent treatment. [Lowdown]
  • Google: Added as a verb to Merriam-Webster. [Washington Post]
  • Softballs: Tossed by Larry King during interview with President Bush. [NYT]