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Ink Stained WretchesMar 10, 2023
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We’re celebrating Herstory this week! Listen in to hear stories from AND about Semafor, updates on Fox News, and Eliana has insights into Politico’s new style.

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3:31 Front Page

50:06 Obsessions 

1:00:30 Reader Mail

1:03:31 Favorite Item of the Week

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Show Notes:

NYT: Inside the Panic at Fox News After the 2020 Election

Dispatch: Bill Sammon, the Deer Hunter

Mediaite: Bret Baier Airs Report Questioning Tucker Carlson's Jan. 6 Coverage, Features McConnell Saying Fox News Made 'A Mistake' 

Semafor: Conflict of Interest at the Post 

Axios: Semafor partners with Chinese Communist Party-linked think tank 

Mediaite: 'Not a Concept I Support': DeSantis Calls Out Media Using His Picture for 'More Clicks' on Blogger Registration Bill He Doesn't Advocate 

WaPo: Baseball can no longer ignore Ron DeSantis's culture wars 

Politifact: What does it mean to be ‘woke’? 

CBS: 2 women leading the sports and business sides of the Miami Marlins are making history

NYT: For Women in Afghanistan, the War’s Terror Gives Way to New Fears

NYT: The Dirty Little Secret of Credit Card Rewards Programs 

WaPo: Nearly everyone is exposed to unhealthy levels of tiny air pollutants, study says

DailyMail: Democrat FTC boss turns screws on Elon Musk by demanding he hand over information on layoffs 

Neil Chilson on Twitter: I've looked at (and revised, even) dozens of consent orders. Douglas provides a standard description of why the FTC has consent orders and how enforces them through demand letters. 

JoshKraushaar on Twitter: Some personal news: Excited to announce that I will be the new editor-in-chief for @J_Insider starting at the end of the month. I’m thrilled to be working with @melissaeweiss in her new role as JI executive editor. 

I Might Be Wrong Substack: Announcing the "Wrongthink" Podcast! Featuring Me and a Far-Better-Known Dude!


The Spectator: Revealed: Politico’s banned words

NYPost: I pretended to be a 14-year-old boy on TikTok — what I saw terrified me 


WSJ: How Sexual Assault Allegations Against a U.S. Chess Grandmaster Went Unaddressed for Years

AP: Video captures dramatic moment SUV slams into Houston cafe