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Media's Midterm Misses
Ink Stained WretchesNov 11, 2022
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Welcome to the otherside of the midterms! Eliana opens with her soliloquy on the election before we jump into events that unfolded Tuesday night. We’re also checking on twitter and DeSantis’s past.

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Time Stamps: 

5:05 Front Page

35:49 Obsessions

45:43 Reader Mail 

51:38 Favorite Item of the Week

Show Notes: 

Popular Information: Political media is broken

New York Times: 5 Ways To Soothe Election Stress

New York Times: A rare win for MSNBC over CNN in the election night ratings battle. 

CNN: Fact check: Biden's midterms message includes false and misleading claims

New York Post: Here’s how Donald Trump sabotaged the Republican midterms

WSJ: Trump Is the Republican Party’s Biggest Loser

WSJ: The GOP’s Midterm Failure

WSJ: Mike Pence: My Last Days With Donald Trump

The New York Times: Resistance to Misinformation Is Weakening on Twitter, a Report Found

The New York Times: How Molly Jong-Fast Tweeted Her Way to Liberal Media Stardom

The Washington Post: NBC retracts erroneous Paul Pelosi story that fueled conspiracy theories

The Dispatch: Radical Kooks

Axios: The new seaplane between D.C. and New York is a blast

Washington Post: Ron DeSantis, who denounced Disney, actually got married there

The New York Times: Pranks, Parties and Politics: Ron DeSantis’s Year as a Schoolteacher

Wall Street Journal: How 2022 Midterm Polls Performed in Senate Races

New York Times: 40 Chickens in 40 Days: How a Philadelphia Man Cheered His City

WSJ: FTX Tapped Into Customer Accounts to Fund Risky Bets, Setting Up Its Downfall

Bloomberg Law: Matt Levine’s Money Stuff: FTX Had a Death Spiral

CNBC: Crypto billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried blames himself for FTX's collapse, admits he 'f---ed up'