Joe Pompeo

Journalist on leave after tangle with secretive 'NXIVM' group:

Recent developments have prompted rumors his leave is tied to the proceedings

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

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More anticipation for a much-anticipated biography of Roger Ailes

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

Apr. 23, 2013

 
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‘Times’ hires Jesse Wegman as editorial-board writer on law, Supreme Court

Wegman was most recently an editor at Newsweek and The Daily Beast. Before that he was a legal-news editor at Reuters. And before that, he was managing editor at The New York Observer (where he hired me as a fact-checker way back in December 2007.)

Apr. 22, 2013

 
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Notes for your conversation about the behavior of the media after the Boston bombing

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

Apr. 22, 2013

 
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Actually, on the whole, media’s doing a pretty good job today

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

Apr. 19, 2013

 
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Jacob Bernstein makes it official at ‘Times’ Styles desk

Jacob Bernstein, who began moonlighting as a Styles freelancer a little over a year ago (as we first reported here), has been hired at the section full-time.

Bernstein, son of Washington Post legend Carl Bernstein and the late author and screenwriter Nora Ephron, has already managed a rather prolific corpus for both the Thursday and Sunday editions of Styles.

Apr. 19, 2013

 
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‘NOT BAG MEN!’ The ‘Post’ has yet more news for you about Boston bomber: He isn’t on today’s front page

As a teen who was singled out as a Boston bombing suspect on the cover of the New York Post tries to clear his name, the tabloid has changed the tenor of its coverage.

Apr. 18, 2013

 
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Will this week’s near-universal opprobrium stick to the ‘New York Post’?

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

Apr. 18, 2013

 
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Pat Kiernan devotes morning ‘In the Papers’ segment to reading Gabby Giffords op-ed in its entirety

"I had 20 different stories and editorials and articles in front of me. But the Giffords piece came from a perspective that no one else could offer," Kiernan told Capital.

Apr. 18, 2013

 
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Tumblr’s David Karp on the closing of Storyboard: It ‘didn’t work’

"We gave it a year, and after evaluating it, we decided it wasn't really the right tool in our tool box," said Karp, speaking at a conference hosted by the website paidConent. "It was working in some regards. It wasn' working in the ways we intended."

Apr. 17, 2013

 
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At the ‘Times,’ a young reporter in the thick of the story

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

Apr. 17, 2013