Joe Pompeo

Democratic D.C. flacks tour N.Y. news outlets:

The New York Times says it's in the process of inviting a similar Republican group.

Bio: Joe Pompeo covers media for Capital New York. He was previously a reporter at Yahoo! News, Business Insider and The New York Observer.

Latest Articles:

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What Jeff Zucker means for CNN; a Gray Lady ‘shout-out’; and the frenzy in Britain

The Lineup collects the media stories, big and small, that are on our radar each day.

Nov. 29, 2012

 
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CNN wants you to know: things really are looking up

The cable news network today is touting gains during the month of November, during which its overall daily programming roster saw its best monthly performance in over a year both among total viewers and those in the 25-to-54-year-old demographic favored by advertisers, according to a press release circulated this afternoon. It also had its best Monday-through-Friday prime-time performance in the 25-54 demo in over a year.

Nov. 28, 2012

 
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‘Sources’ tell absolutely everyone: Jeff Zucker to head up CNN

The Lineup collects the media stories, big and small, that are on our radar each day.

Nov. 28, 2012

 
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More from Jill Abramson: Why angry sources come back to the ‘Times,’ loving Nate Silver, and the Olds

The interview with someone isn't the be all, end all. ... We're digging behind the news and analyzing why something happened the way it did, finding the drama behind the curtain. Therefore, the Times is a little less dependent on fearing being cut off.

Nov. 27, 2012

 
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Jill Abramson’s dream epitaph: She kept The New York Times ‘straight’

"We have 800-and-some thousand people who have subscribed to the newspaper for two years or more. They still find it indispensable to their day and to their lives. No one can predict that there will always be a robust appetite for both these things, but for foreseeable future, I think I'm going to be putting out the best news report in journalism that will be both in newspaper form and all kinds of digital forms."

Nov. 27, 2012

 
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A.P. gets hoaxed; ESPN’s ‘plagiarism problem’

The Lineup collects the media stories, big and small, that are on our radar each day.

Nov. 27, 2012

 
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New York hyperlocal startup DNAinfo launches in Chicago

The inaugural DNAinfo site has been a hit in New York in terms of traffic, buzz and newsbreaks.

It has yet to be seen whether the site is making any money from its hybrid business model of hyperlocal display advertising and additional revenue streams like sponsored events.

Nov. 26, 2012

 
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On Martha Stewart being totally down with the kids

The Lineup collects the media stories, big and small, that are on our radar each day.

Nov. 26, 2012

 
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The storm after the storm: Returning to the office, champagne in hand, ‘Newsweek’ staff awaits the ax

"With Sandy and the election and the Hero Summit, everyone has been so distracted," said one insider. "But now that we're all back, everyone will start thinking" about the anticipated layoffs.

Nov. 21, 2012

 
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The report from Gaza, on CNN and Twitter; ‘Times’ is ‘ON IT’

The Lineup collects the media stories, big and small, that are on our radar each day.

Nov. 20, 2012