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10:40 PM ET, July 5, 2012

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MG Siegler:
“MG Siegler can't be trusted.”  —  Do you want an overview of the current state of the tech blogosphere?  Click the link above.  —  I mean, that's seriously a story.  A full story.  On a site that purports to report about technology.  (And congratulations: your click will undoubtedly lead to other stories just like it!)
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Adrianne Jeffries / Betabeat:
Unreliable Narrators!  TechCrunch Blogger Inserted ‘Random Information (Sometimes Even False)’ Into Posts  —  Mr. Siegler.  (Photo: LinkedIn)  —  The blogosphere is a brave new news world, but it's generally assumed that blogs that report the news adhere to basic journalistic standards …
Discussion: The Verge and Marco.org
Michael Calderone / The Huffington Post:
WikiLeaks Removes Associated Press From List of Media ‘Collaborators’ On Syria Docs  —  NEW YORK — When WikiLeaks began publishing some 2.4 million Syrian files on Thursday, a trove that it said includes emails from “political figures, ministries and associated companies,” …
Discussion: The Atlantic Wire
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Rachel McAthy / Journalism.co.uk:
WikiLeaks starts publishing 2.4m #SyriaFiles and outlines its ‘search interface’
Marc Chacksfield / TechRadar:
Wikileaks unveils The Syria Files - its biggest data leak yet
Discussion: Capital New York
AAP:   Ecuador finds sex claims against Assange ‘hilarious’ as WikiLeaks announces Syrian leak
Anna Tarkov / Poynter:
Journatic CEO to staff: ‘Bumps are going to be part of the ride’  —  Journatic CEO Brian Timpone wants his staff to know that “This American Life” and other reporting on the outsourcing company is “noise” that follows “the change we're forcing” in journalism.
Discussion: NetNewsCheck Latest
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Mathew Ingram / GigaOM:
The future of media and forcing new content into old models
Jim Romenesko:
Jake Barnes surfaces again
Discussion: JIMROMENESKO.COM
Kara Swisher / AllThingsD:
Yahoo CEO Search in Final Stages, With Levinsohn and Kilar in Lead  —  According to sources close to the situation, the search for a new CEO for Yahoo is closing in on key candidates.  —  But, said sources, it appears to be coming down to a contest between interim Yahoo CEO Ross Levinsohn and Hulu CEO Jason Kilar.
Nikki Finke / Deadline.com:
HBO Not Proceeding With Fox News' Roger Ailes TV Movie Produced By MSNBC Rivals: “CNN Affiliation” Cited As The Reason  —  EXCLUSIVE UPDATE: I scooped yesterday that HBO had done a secret deal for an Untitled Roger Ailes Project being executive produced by Fox News rivals from MSNBC.
Christine Haughney / Media Decoder:
Murdoch Isn't the First to Consider Renaming The Wall Street Journal  —  When Rupert Murdoch let it be known in an interview last week that he was thinking of giving The Wall Street Journal a new, streamlined name — WSJ — he was joining a discussion within the newspaper that dates back at least to the end of World War II.
Discussion: FishbowlNY and JIMROMENESKO.COM
Andrew Beaujon / Poynter:
Fired KC Star reporter sues, says using press releases isn't plagiarism  —  Steve Penn was fired by the Kansas City Star last July for using material from press releases in his columns.  Editors found “more than a dozen examples in Penn's columns dating back to 2008″ of repurposed prose.
Alexander Abad-Santos / The Atlantic Wire:
The Huffington Post Also Got Snookered By Wall Street Journal Fabricator  —  Yalie Liane Membis got a lot of attention for making up people and quotes during her very brief Wall Street Journal internship, but it turns out she fabricated during her college writing career too, which eventually stung The Huffington Post.
The Maynard Institute for Journalism Education:
Clarence Page: “My Job Is Safe for Now”  —  Columnist to Receive Reprimand for Paris Speech  —  Chicago Tribune columnist Clarence Page, whose status at the Tribune was under review after an unauthorized paid speech event, told Journal-isms Thursday, “I have been informed by my editors that my job is safe for now.”
Jeanine Poggi / AdAge:
Will News Corp. Split Encourage Time Warner to Spin Off Magazines?  —  Media Conglomerates' Circumstances Are Actually Very Different  —  News Corp.'s decision to divide itself into separate entertainment and publishing companies has sparked speculation that Time Warner could be next.
Jim Romenesko:
News & Observer charges a buck for Olympics preview  —  A Romenesko reader from the Raleigh area writes: … I've invited executive editor John Drescher to respond.
 
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Julie Moos / Poynter:
U-T San Diego runs old story on today's front page
Discussion: UTSanDiego.com
Joe Pompeo / Capital New York:
Newsmax opens New York TV studio; first guests include Forbes, Rumsfeld, Pataki
Betsy Rothstein / FishbowlDC:
Ex-Politico WH Correspondent Joe Williams Pleaded Guilty to Assaulting Ex-Wife
Discussion: The Daily Caller
Associated Press:
Al-Jazeera show's Twitter account hacked
NY Daily News:
Inner Tube: NBC denies report that David Gregory could be on the way out at ‘Meet the Press’
Jim Romenesko:
Washington Post's Amanda Zamora joins ProPublica
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Chris O'Shea / FishbowlNY:
Reuters Hires Caveman to Write Headlines
Discussion: AppNewser and Reuters
Jim Romenesko:
NJ.com wants Politico's Ginger Gibson back to cover Chris Christie
Robert Andrews / paidContent:
Europe sues to continue taxing digital content higher than physical
Discussion: ZDNet and EU Press Room
Sarah Marshall / Journalism.co.uk:
Visual.ly: New infographics tool to launch ‘later this year’
Discussion: eMedia Vitals
Ryan Thornburg / MediaShift Idea Lab:
When News Organizations Geocode, How Accurate Are They?