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Jill Abramson fired as executive
editor at New York Times

American Thinker, by Thomas Lifson

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Posted By:magnante, 5/14/2014 6:48:00 PM

It doesn’t get much more dramatic than the publisher marching into the newsroom and telling the assembled journalists that their boss for the last few years is being replaced: “I chose to appoint a new leader for our newsroom because I believe that new leadership will improve some aspects of the management of the newsroom,” he said. “You will understand that there is nothing more that I want to say about this. We had an issue with management in the newsroom. And that’s what’s at the heart of this issue.”

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: uno, 5/14/2014 6:56:32 PM     (No. 9848814)

“You will understand that there is nothing more that I want to say about this. We had an issue with management in the newsroom."
Translation: Barry told me to get rid of her.

Nice to see the Pinch playing the Minority de jour game so adeptly...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: SheikYerBooty, 5/14/2014 7:02:21 PM     (No. 9848819)

There´s an article linked on Drudge that said Jill Abramson was fired because she wanted equal pay.

Chickens coming home to roost.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Grampstosix, 5/14/2014 7:16:53 PM     (No. 9848837)

No sympathy here. Jill was the one that spiked the story about Al Gore taking illegal contributions from Buddhist monks during the 2000 elections because it was too close to Election Day (Oct. 10) to run such a story.Talk about managing the news.She was running the Washington bureau at the time and kicked upstairs to her present assignment not long after that.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: planononna, 5/14/2014 7:37:45 PM     (No. 9848862)

With her soft, velvety voice she could read children´s books on audio.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: harper, 5/14/2014 9:42:52 PM     (No. 9848991)

She can feel for elderly Maureen Dowd. Both having now been humped´ndumped by new age commies.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: squid, 5/14/2014 10:04:37 PM     (No. 9849012)

Betcha this is one news story that won´t be printed by the New York Time.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: proactus, 5/14/2014 10:10:10 PM     (No. 9849021)

"I lost my job through the New York Times!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Subal, 5/15/2014 12:14:17 AM     (No. 9849109)

besides all of the above comments, she is also the typical ugly democrat woman!

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