Morning Report for October 27, 2014

* A Big Lie from Facebook. (pressthink.org)
* Why won’t the Washington Post and other news outlets accept emailed applications from intern candidates? (davidschick.com)
* “I’m not a lowly intern! I’m a fellow, dammit!” (theawl.com)
* Bill Keller: “I don’t want to sound like an NPR fundraiser, but…” (bloomberg.com)
* New York Times invests in Blendle, a Dutch “iTunes for news.” (gigaom.com) | “At Blendle, we hate paywalls.” (medium.com)
* “T [magazine] is really critical to the New York Times,” says New York Times publisher Arthur Sulzberger Jr. (capitalnewyork.com)rotten
* Another Time magazine cover (at right) has teachers worked up. (washingtonpost.com) | Former Wired editor Chris Anderson says he was so moved by the piece that he “donated on the spot.” (@chr1sa)
* CBC host Jian Ghomeshi, who is accused of rough nonconsensual sex, threatens to sue over his dismissal, | Ghomeshi became bigger than the CBC. (theglobeandmail.com) | “I only participate in sexual practices that are mutually agreed upon,” he writes on Facebook. (facebook.com)
* Ad Age’s Kate Kaye let consumer data-gathering firms track her moves for three weeks and got “a fascinating peek at my bit part in today’s consumer-data economy.” (adage.com)
* The web’s first banner ad went up twenty years ago today. (fastcompany.com) | (internethistorypodcast.com)
* President Obama likes print, ignores cable news. (mediabistro.com)
* Actor Judd Nelson sends the Los Angeles Times a photo to prove he’s still alive. (@latimes) | A fake Fox News site started the death rumor. (mediaite.com)
* Facebook is becoming to the news business what Amazon is to book publishing. (nytimes.com) | Don’t let Facebook lick you to death, news orgs. (nytimes.com)
* Florida Times-Union investigates juvenile detention and finds some children are serving unofficial jail sentences without ever being formally charged with a crime. (jacksonville.com)
* Bill Lucey put together an Ebola tip sheet for journalists. (dailynewsgems.com)
* A 19th century thief regrets stealing a journalist’s wallet. (There was nothing of value in it.) (newsarchives.tumblr.com)
* A 9-year-old reads a book about a reporter and thinks: “I bet those journalists get a lot of free food.” (courierpostonline.com)

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