The New York Times, World's Newspaper of Record, Closes Its Doors Forever
. "In this edition of the New York Times, our usual 14 verticals (known for 141 years as 'sections') have been collapsed to 3. The reason is a marked lack of reporters and hence reportage." Former National Lampoon
editor Tony Hendra launches a biting satire of the NYTimes, where the owners may have 'torched' the building for insurance money
, Maureen Dowd has been on vacation since 1997
, and William Shortz melts down
is a blistering sendup of the New York Times wedding announcements. Yes, that is Wolf Blitzer standing there, "stoned out of his mind and ogling a waitress."
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