Today’s Tweets

What I tweeted to @romenesko followers today:
*The New Republic explores possible sale
* LAT veteran Lisa Fung is named executive editor of
* Oakland Tribune wants Occupy Oakland Tribune to drop its name; “tarnishes and diminishes” paper’s value
* Huffington Post managing editor Nico Pitney quits, cites family reasons
* Twelve California news orgs chip in for trip to Spain for bullet train report
* ABC News boss rejects “hard” and “soft” news labels, says yardstick is relevance to viewers
* Charlie Rose’s understated, cerebral style isn’t exactly the stuff of get-up-and-go morning TV
* Stivers on Columbia j-students: “Amazing amount of optimism & enthusiasm. ..a real sense of possibilities”