John Koblin looks at editors who moonlight as writers, and talks to The New Yorker‘s David Remnick who says, “As much as I love editing, reporting and writing is a way for me to get out of the house a little bit, metaphorically… Otherwise, it’s just the apartment and the office.” Plus: As Economy Quakes, Home Mags Teeter.
Felix Gillette sifts through some recently released Rather v. CBS documents and unearths some interesting nuggets. Plus: Broke as A Peacock!
Leon Neyfakh reports on the Norman Mailer Estate’s uneven relationships with Andrew Wylie and Random House. Plus: The Remaking of Ryan Lizza’s Big Campaign Book 2008.
Plus: Rahm Poked Me!… Penny Arcade… Raging Belle.