Media Bubble: It's All About The Teenage Girls

  • Federal government trying to make Times op-ed page less boring. [NYT]
  • Say hello to Flip.com, "Conde Nast's answer to News Corp.'s MySpace." [WSJ]
  • Amy Goldwasser out of the running for Seventeen job; wants to start a magazine involving teenage girls as "direct contributors." It's called Livejournal, Amy. [WWD]
  • New money/business AME at the News. [NYDN]
  • VNU cutting 4000 jobs. [Guardian]
  • Quick Bono/Forbes story decoder: "Fellows" is really "fuckers." [NYP]
  • Two years later, Jack Shafer finally kisses Ana Marie Cox's ass. [Slate]
  • Christmas swag watch! [Ad Age]
  • After giant cash infusion, HuffPo hires some AOL guy. Sadly, this article contains no mention of Rachel Sklar. [NYP]
  • Rocco DiSpirito holding up a big sign that says "Will not cook for food." [Radar]