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Following NewsBeast Mess,
What´s Tina Brown´s Next Act?

Ad Week, by Lucia Moses

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Posted By:toledo, 8/27/2013 8:09:24 AM

Now that IAC/Interactive has sold off Newsweek, can Tina Brown’s act be nearing its end? The experiment to combine Newsweek and The Daily Beast was an acknowledged failure. Brown was the founding editor of the Beast before she added editorial oversight for Newsweek when the two merged; it’s conceivable she’ll go back to just editing the Beast. But it´s not hard to imagine her moving on. The question is, to where? Brown has had a storied magazine career, at Vanity Fair and then The New Yorker (and then the short-lived Talk). But those were flusher times for print, and Brown worked for

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: kanphil, 8/27/2013 8:36:09 AM     (No. 9493270)

You got a good, profitable publication? Turn it over to Brown. She´ll screw it up for you.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: socaworld, 8/27/2013 8:47:14 AM     (No. 9493281)

I read The New Yorker for about thirty years. . .until Tina Brown got ahold of it. She irretrievably damaged an iconic magazine.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: janjan, 8/27/2013 9:05:38 AM     (No. 9493318)

Liberal movies don´t do well. Liberal magazines don´t do well. Liberal talk show hosts don´t do well. Is there a pattern here?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 8/28/2013 11:30:13 PM     (No. 9496371)

Brown, get out of my country. Get out!

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