“It’s aiming-to-be-funny nonsense more than any sort of judgment,” Blachman tells Romenesko readers. “I enjoy Lehrer’s work tremendously.”
Lehrer’s last New Yorker post is dated June 13, and his Twitter feed has been silent since June 17. This morning I asked New Yorker digital editor Nicholas Thompson: “When is Jonah Lehrer returning to your pages? Has he been suspended.”
“Soon. And no,” he responded in a Twitter DM.