Morning Media Mix

(Illustration by Lauren Payne.)

(Illustration by Lauren Payne.)

“Like MacArthur I shall return,” New York Post editor in chief Col Allan compares himself to Gen. Douglas MacArthur in an email to Capital. Mr. Allan, kind of like General MacArthur during WWII, is off strategizing in Australia. But what of the tabloid war in New York?  Joe Pompeo goes deep on the future of The New York Post. (Capital)

Tina Brown’s contract with The Daily Beast expires in January. Could that mean the end of Tina’s Beast? (The Hollywood Reporter)

Who will The New York Times endorse for mayor? (Politico)

The U.S Postal Service may raise media rates. That can’t be good for print publications. (Ad Week)

New York Review of Books editor does a terrible job trying to explain why the publication publishes so few female writers. (The Atlantic Wire)