Fashionista.com: What happens on Tumblr stays on... →
David Remnick on sports and access: Tumblr... →
chrismohney: I had to cut some things from the David Remnick interview, including some conversation about profiling sports figures. King Kaufman was kind enough to run some of those quotes over at the Bleacher Report writer’s blog, so check that out.
When I hear a writer say that they ‘put in a call,’ I want to pull my hair out.– New Yorker editor David Remnick, on how good reporting can mean calling a source so many times that “the person [decides] it’s better to give you the time than to endure the constant assaults of your calls and emails.” Read the Storyboard feature: David Remnick on the Art of the Profile
Marissa Mayer Once Told Me About the Time She... →
chrismohney: jessbennett: Best line: “I began to have this horrifying sense of just how many millions of people were… clicking straight over to Yahoo.” SECRET PLANS accidentally revealed you guys
SHOCKER: The New Yorker Acquires The Borowitz... →
newyorker: Comedian Andy Borowitz’s satirical news website has a new home on www.newyorker.com, but don’t worry— he’s assured that “The Borowitz Report will be as inaccurate as always.” http://nyr.kr/M8k3nO
Interviewing David Remnick tomorrow
chrismohney: What should I ask him?
Attention Directioners: Respond to Storyboard!
Many One Direction fans in the Tumblr community have been avidly reading the coverage on Storyboard this week (here, here, here, and here so far) regarding the fandom’s culture. Response has been all over the map in terms of sentiment; and as fits such a devoted fandom, a lot of the reaction has been intense. Quite a few people have picked up on tagging their responses with storyboard to get...
gizalagarce: so….i just did an interview with tumblr at their headquarters for their spotlight thingy. soooo cool and i love them all! i may or may not have made myself look like a goof, i dont take too many things too seriously. you’ll see the video in a couple weeks <3
Strand Books: Strand Tumblr Contest →
rachelfershleiser: strandbooks: Whenever I find a note or a photograph pressed between the pages of a book, I always find myself inventing a story to go along with it. Now is your chance to make that story up. Submit an original piece of writing inspired by one of the Tumblr posts, and you could win a $50 Strand gift card! What a cool writing contest! Do it, you guys!
The fact is, I’m gay, always have been, always will be, and I couldn’t be any...– Anderson Cooper in an email to Andrew Sullivan (Anderson gave Andrew permission to post the email, which you can read in its entirety on The Dish). (via newsweek) !!! (via jessbennett)