Is Newsweek struggling because Tina Brown has 'lost her fastball'?

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"Staffers said Brown’s second-guessing of stuff happens all week, every week," John Koblin reports. "One staffer said it was a 'rookie mistake' to ever get a story in on a Monday or Tuesday — everyone knows that it’s best to file later in the week, so Brown has little chance to fuss over it." Jeff Bercovici tells Koblin he buried the lead: "@TheTinaBeast gives interviews from the quiet car on the Acela? For shame, Tina!" || Earlier: Publisher, executive editor & managing editor out at NewsweekNewsweek, Daily Beast together have lost about $30 million

  • Steve Myers

    Steve Myers was the managing editor of Poynter.org until August 2012, when he became the deputy managing editor and senior staff writer for The Lens, a nonprofit investigative news site in New Orleans.

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