RE: KURT EICHENWALD

As Eric said, “How do I get Eichenwald to write a story about ME?” In his personal essay that accompanied the original piece, Eichenwald should have revealed that he’d loaned the boy money. And that the Times is only now getting around to acknowledging it does give media types something over which to spill pixels. […]

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KURT EICHENWALD, JOURNALIST/BANKER

A media-minded FrontBurnervian alerts us to this story about former NYT scribe Kurt Eichenwald. Perhaps you remember the extensive expose the Dallas-based journalist wrote about a teenage boy who sold sex on the Internet. Turns out, Eichenwald, who is now with the not-yet-launched Portfolio, loaned the teenage boy in question $2,000. The boy’s family paid […]

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