I kind of feel bad for the guy.
Yeah, we need to remember that not everyone is following this whole thing as closely as we are. Also - I’m gonna keep saying this over and over - the journalism business is tough and paychecks are hard to come by. He could very easily have just said “sorry guys, I need the cash” but he decided to step away, and good… Read more
Wow. Not expected. Good on him for backing out, but my man...you work in media. How did you not realize this was coming?
Sweet mother of screencaps. Amazing.
record fucking time
I don’t know about other options, but I set up deadsplinter.com as a fallback. It’s pretty rough, but it’s something.
I have been thinking that The Drive might be interested in a sports vertical. They seem have supported Tyler with everything he wanted to do since leaving Foxtrot Alpha.
“the Forbes guy” was not “hired”. He is a freelancer, he submitted an article, the Deadspin staff edited his article, and the Deadspin staff allowed the article to publish so that the freelancer can get paid for the work he did.