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Choire Sicha

The Social Media Trend That's Changing How We Use Punctuation And It's Awesome Here's Why

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 03.20.2015 | Books

actually i have nearly all of my discussions about race at blue bottle thank you— Choire (@Choire) March 17, 2015 Technology, we are to...

Writer On Miami: 'I've Never Met So Many Lonely People'

The Huffington Post | Amanda McCorquodale | Posted 06.27.2012 | Miami

It wasn't until he wrote a piece for the New York Times about relocating to Miami that we realized that one of The Awl co-founders lives in our fair c...

Jason Linkins

Advice For Journalists: Disaster Preparedness Edition | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Here's a reminder to reporters on the teevee: the terrible disaster that happened isn't happening to you, okay?

Anderson Cooper, CNN Tell Interviewers: No "Personal Questions"

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Choire Sicha, who recently interviewed Anderson Cooper for the Los Angeles Times, posted on his blog an interesting tidbit: he was barred by CNN from ...

Jason Linkins

The New Radar Online Is Titanically Awful | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

In two day's time, the site's new proprietors have put forth a product that truly fails to improve upon a blank laptop screen, thickly coated in whale turds.

Hard To Kill, But Not Impossible: Finally, The End Of Radar

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

This is a sad day for people who love magazines, and for people who love sharp everyday writing, and for people who love risk-takers and dream-havers. It's sad because Radar magazine -- and it's inestimable online arm, RadarOnline -- have folded.

Jason Linkins

A Child's Garden Of Anti-Gay Hipster YouTubes | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Over at RADAR, Choire Sicha has collected a bounty of YouTube videos, all taking a position in favor of Proposition 8, and all featuring incoherent hipsters in an attempt to make legislating discrimination cool.

New Guard At Gawker: Denton Takes The Helm (Plus New Sci-Fi Blog!)

Huffignton Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Meet the new boss, same as the old boss: On December 31, 2007, Gawker bid farewell to managing editor Choire Sicha, editor Emily Gould, and after hour...

Self-Important n+1 Played Absolutely No Role in Resignation of Gawker Editors

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Today I received an email from someone at lit journal n+1 with a link to its just-published Gawker critique by Carla Blumenkranz. The subject line of ...

Five Years In, Gawker Still Meting Out A "Manhattan Version Of Social Justice"

New York | Vanessa Grigoriadis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

At the risk of sounding like a wounded old-media journalist, let me share a story about my experience with the media-gossip blog, which I, ...