Items! Punchy Journalists, Salty Bloomberg

On the day before the election, Bill Thompson gets slapped with a lawsuit.

On the day before the election, Mayor Bloomberg calls bullshit.

Why is Chuck Schumer taking bloggers out of his shield bill? David Carr wonders.

The Supreme Court will look at mutual fund fees this week.

“I helped him,” Marc Dreier’s lieutenant tells a judge in his guilty plea.

What a Russian billionaire spends on dinner in the Hamptons.

Scripps is packing a bag full of money to buy the Travel Channel.

Random House exec comes home to a new position.

Mark Seal talks about dining with the Ciprianis.

A fistfight breaks out at the Washington Post Style section. Jason Horowitz was not involved.

 

Grand Central gets more ticket machines.

New York tells you how to get to Sesame Street.

A Harvard sociology professor will teach a class based on The Wire.

Items! Punchy Journalists, Salty Bloomberg