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10:05 AM ET, June 23, 2012


 Top News: 
Erik Wemple:
Joe Williams blasts ‘small group’ in statement  —  Joe Williams has spoken.  —  After staying mostly silent in the day after his suspension from Politico for certain remarks and tweets, Williams has issued a lively statement on his status and the circumstances that have landed him in his current bind.
Edmund Lee / Bloomberg:
New York Times Said To Seek Tech-Savvy CEO For Comeback  —  New York Times Co. (NYT), seeking a chief executive officer who can reverse a six-year sales slump, is looking for a tech-savvy executive to help wring more revenue from the Internet, according to people familiar with the matter.
Discussion: Business Insider and CJR
Andrew Beaujon / Poynter:
TV critics pan Sorkin's ‘The Newsroom’  —  No need to stay up late Sunday for the debut of Aaron Sorkin's new show “The Newsroom,” say most TV critics.  Here's an understated trailer for the show, which is set at a fictional television network and features a Keith Olbermann-like anchor.
Steve Myers / Poynter:
‘Fox Mole’ Joe Muto leaves Gawker, reviews ‘The Newsroom’ for Slate as two media narratives converge  —  Congratulations to the person who thought of this: Joe Muto, whose short run as the “Fox Mole” gripped New York media for a workweek, has reviewed “The Newsroom” for Slate.
Discussion: New York Magazine, The Week and Slate
Josh Sternberg / Digiday:
The Demand Media Way  —  Demand Media is a tough publisher to figure out.  It's got its share of critics who paint it as little more than a Google-algorithm-gaming content farm.  But there are also those who see Demand as an embodiment of a modern publishing company, producing content aimed …
Peter Kafka / AllThingsD:
YouTube's Gigantic Year Is Already Here, Citi Says  —  Is Google making money off of YouTube?  You betcha, Google execs told shareholders today, without offering the slightest bit of detail.  Par for the course.  —  So, in lieu of real numbers from Google, here's a Wall Street estimate: Google is making a ton of money from YouTube.
Discussion: Media Money … and Fortune
Andrew Beaujon / Poynter:
How Edward Champion catalogued Jonah Lehrer's sins  —  Lots of media outlets have written about Jonah Lehrer's ill-defined journalistic no-no's.  Poynter, for instance, has published eight posts (make it nine) since learning Tuesday that Lehrer has recycled old columns.
Wall Street Journal:
‘Today’ Is Just Part of Slip In the Stature of NBC News  —  When news broke that NBC was in talks to replace Ann Curry on the “Today” show, much was made of the fact that the morning program had briefly slipped out of its No. 1 spot in the morning-show ratings recently for the first time in 16 years.
Jeremy A. Kaplan / Fox News:
Journalist live-Tweets Taliban attack from inside firefight  —  War journalist Mustafa Kazemi hunkers down as bullets whiz overhead, scrambling to find a tourniquet.AHMAD MUKHTAR  —  Kazemi found the birthday cake of a someone who was supposed to turn 21.  It was never cut into.MUSTAFA KAZEMI
Clay Shirky / Nieman Journalism Lab:
Pay attention to what Nick Denton is doing with comments  —  As comment bait goes, I'm a Gay Mormon Who's Been Happily Married for 10 Years is a corker.  That's Gawker's headline for a piece by Joshua Weed (excerpted from a longer version posted on Weed's own site) about how he balances his homosexuality …
Discussion: @nicknotned
Jim Romenesko:
Jim Schachter leaves New York Times for WNYC Radio  —  New York Times associate managing editor Jim Schachter has been named WNYC radio vice president for news — a newly created position.  “He will oversee its strategic vision and planning, as well as editorial decisions related to production and operations,” says a release.
D.C. Denison / The Boston Globe:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt emerges from bankruptcy  —  Boston-based publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt emerged from bankruptcy protection Friday, as a judge in New York approved a deal with the company's creditors to eliminate $3.1 billion in debt.  —  Under the terms of the Chapter 11 restructuring …
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Ben Dowell / Guardian:
Jana Bennett to leave BBC Worldwide
Discussion: BBC, Digital Spy and
Steve Jordon / Omaha World-Herald:
Buffett adds Waco to growing paper network
Discussion: Poynter
Joe Pompeo / Capital New York:
Politico is at an editorial ‘crossroads,’ gets a huge CPM inside the Beltway
Dylan Byers / Politico:
Managing ed Liz Spayd to exit WashPost
 Earlier Picks: 
Josh Halliday / Guardian:
Phone hacking: 20 more alleged victims expected to sue News International
Discussion: Guardian
Michael Wolff / Guardian:
Wendi Murdoch's freelance career
Keith Jenkins / Poynter:
The benefits, drawbacks of using camera phones as a photojournalist
Ian Burrell / The Independent:
The Atlantic aims to make waves for the digital business news world
Discussion: Erik Wemple