Morning Report for October 23, 2014

* New York Times reporter Richard Perez-Pena says he’ll be “stunned” if even 100 colleagues apply for buyouts. (capitalnewyork.com)
* Sun-Times columnist Neil Steinberg wishes Dave McKinney had just gone back to work “instead of pouring gasoline over himself, and the paper, and striking a match.” (everygoddamnday.com)
* University of California, Santa Barbara newspaper apologizes for a satirical piece about an ISIS invasion. (collegemediamatters.com)globe
* Today’s front pages from newspapers in Canada. (kiosko.net) | “I think we can go ahead and give the 2014 National Newspaper Award for editorial cartoons to @ch_cartoon [Bruce MacKinnon].” (@sladurantaye)
* “Gawker is rarely perfect, but it strives to be honest and fearless,” writes editor Max Read. (gawker.com)
* New York Times columnist Ross Douthat says he’ll reject an anti-gay group’s honorarium. (mediamatter.org)
* The Ben Bradlee obits critiqued. (philly.com) | Tributes from Michael Wilbon and Tony Kornheiser. (thebiglead.com)
* Billy Penn launches in Philadelphia. “We will link to other sites, not over-aggregate,” it says. (billypenn.com)
* Dr. Nancy Snyderman returns to NBC News in November. (cnn.com)
* Gannett’s Detroit Free Press finally puts out its newsroom changes memo. (crainsdetroit.com) | Gannett’s Tennessean has an “ideation room.” (nashvillescene.com)
* I’d definitely follow: “A Twitter account that might very well be managed by a Boston terrier with an astigmatism.” (browardpalmbeach.com)
* Alt-weekly East Bay Express says “our publication is currently healthier than it has been for more than a decade.”(altweeklies.com)
* Yes, I remember “the Netflix for magazines.” In fact, I subscribe and like it a lot. (digiday.com)
* Didn’t get the BuzzFeed San Francisco bureau chief job? A.J. Daulerio‘s Ratter might have a position for you. (ratter.com)
* A Quora question – “If every state of the USA declared war against each other, which would win?” – interests Hollywood. (pando.com)
* Not just front pages on display: The Newseum is Washington’s favorite red-carpet venue. (washingtonpost.com)
* The iPod turns 13. (time.com)


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