Chances of Newsweek-Daily Beast deal 'at best 50-50'

The Wrap | New York Post

Both sides find the prospective union appealing from an editorial standpoint, reports Sharon Waxman, but the question remains whether there's enough revenue for both entities. Newsweek's revenues have been in steep decline, and the Daily Beast is a two-year-old start-up that's been operating at a loss. || Keith J. Kelly: Joints venture talks "are in a serious stage."

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    From 1999 to 2011, Jim Romenesko maintained the Romenesko page for the Poynter Institute, a Florida-based non-profit school for journalists. Poynter hired him in August of 1999, after seeing his MediaGossip.com, a hobby site he started in May of 1999.

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