The freakishly brilliant (and clearly way underoccupied) Andrew Hearst suggests that Russ Smith's Times Co.-buys-Gawker thesis is far less ridiculous than we thought:
There's much more. Go check out Hearst's full genius here.
Meantime, we'll be in the corner, sobbing quietly.
Gawker Media Sold to New York Times Company? The Truth Behind the Rumor [Panopticist]
Earlier: Gawker's Columnist Outreach Program