Tina Brown says the union of The Daily Beast and Newsweek finally took place with a coffee-mug toast on Tuesday and the final details were hammered out Thursday night. “The metabolism of The Daily Beast will help power the resurgence of Newsweek and Newsweek amplifies the range of talent and audience The Daily Beast can reach,” she says. || More from NYT and WP.
> Brown: “I’ve never been one who kissed off the world of print”
> Dumenco in June: “I think Tina’s Newsweek would find its own audience”