Ira Glass Reacts to New York Times Revelations

  • SHARES

By Richard Horgan Comment

Ira Glass joining Twitter earlier this month is the best media-participatory thing to happen to the social network in some time. Today, the gifted aural storyteller had this to say about The Grey Lady:

IraGlassNYTTweet

The permalink for Cara Buckley’s Sunday print editions story, by necessarily losing an apostrophe in the article headline, spells the 55-year-old multimedia artist’s name as ‘-glasss-.’ Almost as if the Web side of the NYT is passing judgment on those hefty numbers.

And even though Glass’ annual salary took a nice jump in 2013, Buckley suggests other means have been necessary to pay for that Chelsea one-bedroom the journalist shares with a rescue dog and wife Anaheed Alani. Yesterday, Glass’ program This American Life officially left the umbrella of PRI.

[H/T: @ivadixit]
Advertisement
Advertisement