Lose an editor; gain a media property. John Koblin details every maneuver in one very busy week for Rupert Murdoch. This piece has everything: The Wall Street Journal, Marcus Brauchli, Newsday, The New York Times, and Arthur Sulzberger, Jr.
Felix Gillette talks to Fox News’ James Rosen about his new book, The Strongman: John Mitchell and the Secrets of Watergate, “a hefty 600 or so pages, contain 65 pages of footnotes, and will include insight culled from some 250 original interviews.”
Bookish Borough: Doree Shafrir maps Brooklyn’s literary terrain.
Oliver Haydock goes to Comic Con, where collectors are snapping up original art for high prices.