In response to a WP chatter who claims the New York Times and other media “revel in using Catholicism as a pinata,” Howard Kurtz says Times reporter Laurie Goodstein‘s “stories about the correspondence with the office of then-Cardinal Ratzinger have been carefully written, based on documents and interviews.” || Wall Street Journal: The pope and the New York Times.
The Los Angeles Times’ search for a new executive editor is in its very early stages, owner Patrick Soon-Shiong says
Meanwhile, Tribune Publishing indicates its sale to Alden will close this quarter and Soon-Shiong will get $150 million in cash by the summer.
Today is Biden’s 47th full day as president, and he has yet to hold a solo press conference. This is becoming a big deal in some circles.