And so, rather than look to blame and further inflame, Walz sought to take responsibility and work to assure everyone involved that he believes deeply in the freedom of the press and even the necessity of the media providing a neutral lens on what is happening in his state in order to restore trust between people and law enforcement. … [Read more...] about The governor of Minnesota just showed what leadership in a crisis looks like
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"I’m emotionally delayed on all this stuff, because my life has been all about beauty," she explained. "I always had to be something very specific on the outside and maintain that because of my livelihood. I never got the chance to become full; I never had a chance to grow into just being a person." … [Read more...] about Paulina Porizkova reveals what she ‘actually’ looks like in the morning: ‘Not bad for 55’
Mike Douglass, owner of the East J Barbershop, mops the floor of his shop on May 27 in Sacramento, Calif. Douglass said he will reopen in a few days so he has time to get his shop ready to adhere to the new guidelines that must be followed due to the coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli) … [Read more...] about What will hair salons, barber shops look like in post-quarantine America?
When he was hired, amid much fanfare, Taibbi’s website was meant to be the second in an envisioned fleet of titles to be published by First Look, an ambitious digital journalism company funded by Omidyar, the founder of eBay and one of the richest tech moguls in America. Like its counterpart the Intercept, launched earlier this year by Glenn Greenwald and others to pursue investigations of NSA surveillance and the intelligence world, it was a venture centered around a brand-name polemicist without much management experience. Prior to joining First Look, Taibbi made his name by gleefully skewering fat targets for Rolling Stone — most famously, he described Goldman Sachs as “a great vampire squid wrapped around the face of humanity” — and he said at the time of his departure that he was lured away by the chance to lampoon the financial industry in the “simultaneously funny and satirical voice” associated with the legendary magazine Spy. Over the … [Read more...] about Matt Taibbi Leaves Omidyar’s First Look Media [Updated]
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