Erik Wemple: The Atlantic


Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 02/27/2014

Atlantic Media exec to become Time Inc. exec

Another top departure at the Foggy Bottom publication mill.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:39 PM ET, 02/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Scott Havens, The Atlantic, Time Inc.

Posted at 07:05 PM ET, 02/11/2014

Events executive Keffer to leave Atlantic

And another David Bradley memo takes flight.

By Erik Wemple  |  07:05 PM ET, 02/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlantic Media, David Bradley, Elizabeth Baker Keffer, Justin Smith

Posted at 04:47 PM ET, 01/27/2014

Rand Paul 2016: How to cover him, and how not to

Two years from Iowa, the Atlantic declares a frontrunner

By Erik Wemple  |  04:47 PM ET, 01/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlantic, New York Times, Peter Beinart, Rand Paul

Posted at 08:09 AM ET, 02/21/2013

The Atlantic redesigns itself

Looking for a sexy rendering of Poseidon? Well, the new-look Atlantic has something for you.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:09 AM ET, 02/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  The Atlantic

Posted at 04:11 PM ET, 01/30/2013

Atlantic issues Scientology-crisis-preventing guidelines

The Atlantic has issued new guidelines on dealing with advertorial campaigns, the better to prevent a repeat of its Scientology embarrassment.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:11 PM ET, 01/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  The Atlantic

Posted at 02:12 PM ET, 01/15/2013

Atlantic: Not 'passing judgment' on Scientology

The Atlantic says that its decision to take down an advertorial for the Church of Scientology resulted from inadequate online policies.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:12 PM ET, 01/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Church of Scientology, Scientology, The Atlantic

Posted at 12:44 PM ET, 01/15/2013

The Atlantic apologizes

But it doesn't specify exactly what the Atlantic is apologizing for.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:44 PM ET, 01/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Church of Scientology, Scientology, The Atlantic

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 01/15/2013

The Atlantic's Scientology problem, start to finish

How The Atlantic published and then unpublished an advertiser-driven feature.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:45 AM ET, 01/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Scientology, The Atlantic

Posted at 08:16 AM ET, 01/15/2013

Atlantic to review steps that led to Scientology advertorial

Its "sponsor content" for the Church of Scientology draws plenty of criticism.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:16 AM ET, 01/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  The Atlantic

Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 06/22/2012

Media news derivatives: June 22

A roundup of media stories for June 22

By Erik Wemple  |  11:20 AM ET, 06/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  karl rove, nancy pelosi, atlantic media, justin smith, fox & friends, politico, joe williams

Posted at 07:59 AM ET, 05/31/2012

Media news derivatives: May 31

A roundup of media stories for May 31.

By Erik Wemple  |  07:59 AM ET, 05/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fox news, washington times, atlantic wire, donald trump, jon stewart, d.c. superior court, poynter, advance publications, gender gap, bylines

Posted at 07:57 AM ET, 05/23/2012

Media news derivatives: May 23

A roundup of media stories for May 23

By Erik Wemple  |  07:57 AM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  propublica, atlantic, peter osnos, andy coulson, sean hannity, michael wolff, josh gerstein, politico, patch

Posted at 08:12 AM ET, 05/10/2012

Media news derivatives: May 10

A rundown of media stories for May 10.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:12 AM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  mallary jean tenore, news corp., staci d. kramer, cnn, new york daily news, atlantic media, seo, newsbusters, fox news, shepard smith, usa today

Posted at 08:29 AM ET, 05/08/2012

Media news derivatives: May 8

A roundup of media stories for May 8

By Erik Wemple  |  08:29 AM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ap, greta van susteren, mediaite, cnn, bill keller, atlantic

Posted at 03:05 PM ET, 04/10/2012

Rick Santorum campaign suspended: How news outlets sourced it

How news outlets sourced their breaking news.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:05 PM ET, 04/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  rick santorum, campaign suspended, cbs, bloomberg, pbs, atlantic

Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 03/28/2012

Media news derivatives: March 28

For March 28.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:12 AM ET, 03/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  atlantic, oc register, mika brzezinski, cpb, corporation for public broadcasting, grant, npr

Posted at 08:53 AM ET, 02/16/2012

Media news derivatives: Feb. 16

For Feb. 16

By Erik Wemple  |  08:53 AM ET, 02/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  new york post, stephen breyer, david carr, new york times, atlantic media, caribbean