Outside Sources: April 20, 2010

Nick Denton on checkbook journalism and the iPhone scoop: “Any decent journalist ought to be willing to sell their mother for a story like this.” [Village Voice]

Comedy Central signs Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert through 2012. [NYT]

Janet Maslin reviews the new Henry Luce biography. [NYT]

Local TV news, hotbed of sexual harassment. [NYP]

Dispatches from the London Book Fair: “It’s been very hard to conduct business because there is no here to conduct it with.” [The Bookseller]

  Outside Sources: April 20, 2010