Morning Report for July 22, 2013

* Joseph Ripp is named Time Inc. CEO. (adage.com)
* How ESPN/ABC News got Nate Silver to leave the New York Times. (talkingpointsmemo.com) | Reaction to Silver’s move: (thedailybeast.com)
* Gannett’s USA Today’s digital revenue was up 24.1% in the second quarter, while Gannett’s Digital Segment revenue growth was up only 2.9%. Newspaper ad revenue’s decline is accelerating. (gannettblog.blogspot.com)

-- From Friday's "Real Time with Bill Maher"

— From Friday’s “Real Time with Bill Maher”

* CNBC’s Maria Bartiromo is shopping herself around to rival networks. (nypost.com)
* Occupy Wall Street reacts to its depiction on “The Newsroom.” (observer.com)
* Compare the Parade and Texas Monthly barbecue covers: (eater.com) | (tmbbq.com)
* Parade: “The similarity to a recent Texas Monthly cover is purely coincidental.” (parade.com)
* David Shuster is joining Al Jazeera America, reports Michael Calderone. (huffingtonpost.com)
* Barnes & Noble should focus on something truly radical: being a bookstore. (newyorker.com)
* Peter King launches “the thinking person’s site for pro football.” (shermanreport.com)
* St. Norbert College president and former AJR boss Tom Kunkel is finishing his book about legendary New Yorker writer Joseph Mitchell. (snc.edu)
* Times-Picayune on Friday: Nell Nolan retires her society column. (nola.com) | Rival paper: Nolan joins The Advocate. (theadvocate.com)
* Claim: New York Post’s food stamp/foreign aid story is “stacked with bullshit.” (animalnewyork.com)
* Rolling Stone senior editor apologizes for tweet about The Bomber cover. (standard.com)
* Ten NYU journalism alums are nominated for Emmys. (nyunews.com)
* Bridge Magazine apologizes to Michigan’s Speaker of the House. (bridgemi.com)
* Sacramento Bee editor: Central editing desk is “the biggest project we’ve taken on in our newsroom in the 25 years I’ve been at The Bee.” (sacbee.com)
* “It’s consuming us,” Us Weekly editor-in-chief says of the royal baby birth. (adage.com)
* Raton (NM) Range publisher: “My company is saddled with so much debt that it would take the glory days of advertising revenue to pay it back.” (ratonrange.com)
* Claim: Long Beach Post puts “Staff Reports” bylines on press releases. (randomlengthnews.com)


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