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Media Complicity Is Key To Blacklisting Websites

Norman Solomon | Posted 12.05.2016 | Media
Norman Solomon

We still don't have any sort of apology or retraction from the Washington Post for promoting "The List" -- the highly dangerous blacklist that got a huge boost from the newspaper's fawning coverage on November 24.

IOC Calls Daily Beast Sex Article 'Unacceptable,' Author Sent Home From Rio

OutSports | James Nichols | Posted 01.06.2017 | Queer Voices

This article by Jim Buzinski originally appeared on Outsports The International Olympic Committee has condemned as “simply unacceptable” a since-d...

Straight Writer Blasted For 'Outing' Olympians In Daily Beast Piece

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 08.18.2016 | Queer Voices

The Daily Beast is feeling the heat after publishing an article in which one of its heterosexual writers used Grindr, among other dating apps, to exam...

Hacking TV: After SXSW, AR/VR and Dollars Flow To Video

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 03.22.2017 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

We're back, with a brand new edition of Hacking TV. SXSW -- the tech, music, and movie festival in Austin Texas known for launching APP's like Twitter and Meerkat. This year pivots from code to digital content, with VR and AR the talk of the show.

Bombshell New York Times Report On Hillary Clinton Email Account Disputed

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 03.04.2015 | Politics

The Daily Beast and Media Matters on Tuesday pushed back against a New York Times report that suggested former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton may ...

The Misguided Hero Worship Surrounding 'Selma' and 'Sniper'

Posted 01.23.2015 | Celebrity

Imagine a world in which We the People starred in a tent-pole summer blockbuster. We all know the tagline we’d get: “They needed a hero to worship...

Michael Calderone

McClatchy's Nancy Youssef Joins The Daily Beast | Michael Calderone | Posted 11.26.2014 | Media

NEW YORK -– McClatchy's Nancy Youssef is joining The Daily Beast as senior defense and national security correspondent. The Daily Beast has been ...

Michael Calderone

Foreign Policy Reporter Jumps To The Daily Beast | Michael Calderone | Posted 10.30.2014 | Media

NEW YORK –- Foreign Policy magazine's Shane Harris will join The Daily Beast next week to cover intelligence and national security. Daily Beast e...

Michael Calderone

Eli Lake And Josh Rogin Leaving Daily Beast, Expected To Join Bloomberg View | Michael Calderone | Posted 10.20.2014 | Media

NEW YORK -- Daily Beast reporters Eli Lake and Josh Rogin are leaving the news and culture site and expected to join Bloomberg View, according to sour...

The Right Didn't Mind When Bush Paid A Ransom To Terrorists

The Daily Beast | Posted 06.10.2014 | Politics

The Bowe Bergdahl story moves to the hearing stage this week, so we’ll be treated to the sight of preening House Republicans trying to press Defense...

What If Cheating Actually Made Your Relationship Better?

Molly Fosco | Posted 04.28.2014 | Women
Molly Fosco

What if infidelity, the very opposite of what defines the nature of your relationship with this person, could somehow be the key to saving it?

Woody Allen and the Art of the Impossible

David Toussaint | Posted 04.11.2014 | Media
David Toussaint

There are three things I've been reminded of since the reignited Woody Allen controversy started swirling around the blogosphere like one of those biz...

Paul Ryan's Proposed War On Poverty Is Hobbled By Conservative Ideology

The Daily Beast | Jamelle Bouie | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

The congressman delivered a speech on poverty that did little more than resurrect the same tired arguments the GOP has been proposing for years....

Daily Beast's Daniel Klaidman Joins Yahoo News

Michael Calderone | Posted 03.08.2014 | Media
Michael Calderone

The Daily Beast's Daniel Klaidman heads to Yahoo News.

Mike Huckabee's Bully Pulpit Solution

The Daily Beast | Posted 12.24.2013 | Politics

These days, Mike Huckabee, former Arkansas governor, Baptist minister, and current Florida resident, has among the highest favorability ratings among ...

Michael Calderone

Key Benghazi Witness Admits To Changing His Story | Michael Calderone | Posted 11.05.2013 | Media

NEW YORK -- Security officer Dylan Davies admitted this weekend that he lied to a superior in September 2012 about his whereabouts the night of the Be...

The Sexiest Colleges In The Country

Posted 10.21.2013 | College

Man, flagship universities are sexy. A new ranking from The Daily Beast of the 20 sexiest colleges in the country is dominated by flagship univers...

Daily Beast Reportedly On Track To Losing Staggering Amount Of Money

Posted 10.26.2013 | Media

The Daily Beast could lose as much as $12 million in 2013, sources recently told AdWeek. The publication reported the number in a piece published ...

Wharton's Popular 'Success Course' Boosts Happiness

Kare Anderson | Posted 10.19.2013 | Business
Kare Anderson

Those who made it into middle and old age as "happy" and "healthy" shared seven traits: mental adaptability to changes in life, advanced education, stable marriage, not smoking, not abusing alcohol, getting some exercise, and maintaining a healthy weight.

Clinton-Hickenlooper 2016?

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 07.19.2013 | Denver

Tina Brown, Editor-in-Chief of The Daily Beast and Newsweek, thinks she has found the perfect running mate for Hillary Clinton in 2016 -- Colorado Gov...

Howard Kurtz, Daily Beast Part Ways

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 05.02.2013 | Media

The Daily Beast fired Howard Kurtz. Newsweek/Daily Beast chief Tina Brown tweeted on Thursday that the company had parted ways with Kurtz, the new...

Daily Beast Retracts Erroneous Jason Collins Story

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 05.02.2013 | Media

One day after the Daily Beast's Howard Kurtz published an erroneous blog post about NBA star Jason Collins, the news site announced it retracted the s...

Michael Calderone

Howard Kurtz's Connection To Little-Known Website Raises Questions | Michael Calderone | Posted 05.05.2013 | Media

NEW YORK -- Howard Kurtz, the Washington bureau chief for The Daily Beast and Newsweek, has been regularly contributing to, and heavily promoting, a l...

The Week In Wingnuts

The Daily Beast | Posted 04.07.2013 | Politics

North Carolina: The Promised Land? GOP state Reps. Carl Ford and Harry Warren jointly proposed a bill Monday that would allow the state to declare ...

Paul Ryan Doubles Down On Losing Strategy

The Daily Beast | Posted 03.10.2013 | Politics

After years of drifting apart, the jobs report and the stock market aligned this week, at least momentarily, as unemployment fell to the lowest level ...