Breitbart and the Newseum

Jay Rosen writes:

The Newseum hosted a Breitbart memorial? Don’t you think that’s a little odd?

The Newseum doesn’t. I passed Rosen’s note to spokesman Jonathan Thompson and he replied:

The memorial service was a private rental held at the Newseum. It wasn’t a Newseum event.

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