re: Emily Gould (appearing in PX Me as “Emily Ghoul”)

July 1st, 2014
mfr_lol

  Ah, I love the smell of napalm in my inbox. So uh yah, thanks to you-know-what all over the you-know-where, things sure are jiggy this morning. “… Emily Gould, and her privileged, pouty, vain, self-absorbed Agents of SNARK are a plague on the written word. They go to school, become semi-literate and then figure [...]

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The Curious Case of Coco Henson Scales

February 17th, 2014
Hypocrisy

Dear New York Times, I am a freelance writer currently working on a manuscript about the New York City fine dining industry. Included therein will be an account of bestselling restaurant “exposé” author and former “maitre d’ to the stars,” Abbe Diaz, who also alleges that she has been the victim of journalistic improprieties partly [...]

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Drop Dead, Everybody

August 14th, 2013
McInerney twitts

  firstly, i would like to express my gratitude for the persistent influx of “fan” letters and comments and “tips,” and whatnot. thank you, i really appreciate them. secondly, i’d like to share this awesome bit of “news” that landed in my inbox this morning.

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“Have you ever tangled with a famous/powerful person?”

June 19th, 2013
gwyneth_paltrow

Quora asks: Have you ever tangled with a famous/powerful person? What was the result? Whether intentionally or unintentionally, have you ever gotten into a conflict with someone famous? What were the circumstances? What happened exactly? How did you handle it? How did it end?   "Asked to Answer," yay! Well, I hope I understand what [...]

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re: Journalists’ Ethics

February 25th, 2013
gawker_diaz_crazy

Quora asks: What are some of the worst breaches of journalists’ ethics? (Ha ha ha ha ahaa is that just a field day waiting to be had or what.) Fred Landis has done a nice job of identifying some of the worst cases in recent history; I would only add the widespread illegal phone-tapping of [...]

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“Gawker is… Sooo Shady”

March 19th, 2012
Gawker Steals Story

  GREATEST HITS: PX This [The Blahg] Hi! Thank you for your "search"! This website is currently undergoing changes as it continually progresses, so the entry for which you

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“GENIUS” – Joel Stein, Time magazine

January 19th, 2012
PX Me - The Sequel to PX This

  PX Me. (How I Became a Published Author, Got Micro-Famous, and Married a Millionaire)   When Abbe Diaz published her journal, PX This – Diary of the “Maître d’ to the Stars” [née Diary of the Potted Plant] in 2004, she’d had no idea what she was in for. Sure, she expected the process [...]

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Nick Denton vs Leigh Haber

November 4th, 2010
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Rodale’s Leigh Haber lays a smackdown on Gawker’s Nick Denton

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GAWKER.COM

October 27th, 2010
Official Gawker Mascot, Julia Allison - gawker.com

Gawker engages in blatant breaches of journalistic integrity against author Abbe Diaz.

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Are We Sick of ______ Yet?

July 8th, 2010
Ozersky_Dweeb

Are We Sick of Josh Ozersky Yet?

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