Media Minutiae: ‘Brave New’ Edition

  • ‘Nipplegate’ Update: FCC rejects CBS’ appeal of its decision to fine the network $550,000 for the infamous Janet Jackson appearance at the 2004 Super Bowl halftime show. [Reuters]
  • Another New Village Voice Editor: Washington City Paper editor Erik Wemple becomes the paper’s fourth editor in seven months. [NYT]
  • ‘Brave New World’: At Time Inc. [Crain’s]
  • Legal Action: Syracuse New Times editor considers lawsuit after its 2004 profile of President Bush‘s chief domestic advisor Karl Zinsmeister was altered and reposted on his Web site. [E&P]
  • Trouble At Spin?: Newly-installed editor Andy Pemberton may be on his way out. [WWD]