Erik Wemple: new yorker

Posted at 11:41 AM ET, 04/01/2014

Stephen Colbert lamely rebuts #CancelColbert

Not my Twitter account!

By Erik Wemple  |  11:41 AM ET, 04/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Asian, humor, New Yorker, racism, Stephen Colbert, Suey Park

Posted at 05:52 PM ET, 03/10/2014

Should the New Yorker have profiled Peter Lanza?

This particular piece comes the closest to marrying narrative journalism with service journalism.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:52 PM ET, 03/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  adam lanza, New Yorker, Newtown, peter lanza, USA Today

Posted at 01:04 PM ET, 01/10/2014

New Yorker gives Christie cover treatment

Having trouble figuring out how to think about Chris Christie in light of the bridge scandal? Allow the New Yorker to assist.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:04 PM ET, 01/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Christie, fort lee, George Washington Bridge, New Jersey, New Yorker

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 11/15/2013

New Yorker: ‘JoAnn was second-generation grease’

How do you beat that sentence?

By Erik Wemple  |  12:31 PM ET, 11/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  grease, John Colapinto, New Yorker

Posted at 05:29 PM ET, 08/26/2013

MSNBC: Must-agree TV

Critics see the network’s hosts and guests doing a lot of nodding.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:29 PM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alessandra Stanley, Chris Hayes, Kelefa Sanneh, New Yorker, Rachel Maddow

Posted at 11:12 AM ET, 07/26/2013

New Yorker endows Anthony Weiner

More attention from high places for the New York City mayoral hopeful.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:12 AM ET, 07/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anthony Weiner, New Yorker

Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 06/28/2013

New Yorker cover on gay marriage: Unforgettable

Save your copy of next week's New Yorker.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:44 AM ET, 06/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  gay marriage, New Yorker, Supreme Court

Posted at 01:29 PM ET, 08/17/2012

Where Jonah Lehrer still rules

Someone still thinks highly of Jonah Lehrer

By Erik Wemple  |  01:29 PM ET, 08/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jonah lehrer, wired, new yorker, lavin agency, gordon mazur

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 08/15/2012

Wired sticks with liar, fabricator

What is Wired thinking?

By Erik Wemple  |  01:00 PM ET, 08/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  wired, jonah lehrer, fabrication, new yorker, imagine, contract, features

Posted at 03:23 PM ET, 08/14/2012

NBC’s Todd: Why we chase the VP story

NBC’s Chuck Todd on his ‘heart-attack’ moment.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:23 PM ET, 08/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  nbc news, chuck todd, paul ryan, ryan lizza, new yorker

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 08/14/2012

Media news derivatives: Aug. 14

A roundup of media stories for Aug. 14.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:31 AM ET, 08/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  paul ryan, ryan lizza, new yorker, helen gurley brown, new york times, jon steart daily show, brit hume, media matters for america, dylan byers, politico, jim lehrer, candy crowley, bob schieffer

Posted at 05:31 PM ET, 08/13/2012

Paul Ryan bio: New Yorker piece underscores pol’s openness

Why would Paul Ryan sit for a New Yorker interview in the midst of Romney vetting?

By Erik Wemple  |  05:31 PM ET, 08/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  paul ryan, paul ryan bio, mitt romney, vice presidential selection, vice president, ryan lizza, new yorker, mark halperin bill keller

Posted at 06:05 PM ET, 07/30/2012

Jonah Lehrer can’t fool everyone

He resigns after admitting to fabricating Dylan quotes.

By Erik Wemple  |  06:05 PM ET, 07/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jonah lehrer, new yorker, imagine, tablet, michael c. moynihan

Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 06/18/2012

Media news derivatives: June 18

A roundup of media stories for June 18.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:23 AM ET, 06/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  wendi murdoch, amy chozick, new york times, emily nussbaum, new yorker, the newsroom, reuters, jack shafer, david carr, warren buffett, new orleans times-picayune, ricky mathews

Posted at 10:29 AM ET, 06/06/2012

News media derivatives: June 6

Roundup of media stories for June 6.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:29 AM ET, 06/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ed schultz, gabriel sherman, roger ailes, GOOD magazine, drudge report, new yorker, news corp., disney, espn star sports

Posted at 05:13 PM ET, 04/27/2012

WHCA prez defends festivities from hit pieces

White House Correspondents’ Association chief defends the festivities.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:13 PM ET, 04/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  caren bohan, whca, white house correspondents' association, dinner, reuters, new yorker, hamilton nolan, michael dolan