The Irish News:
Lyra McKee, Mediagazer editor, freelance journalist, and writer who wrote about the legacy of Northern Ireland's Troubles, was killed amid violence in Derry, NI — A 29-year-old woman has died after shots were fired in Derry, with police treating the death as a “terrorist incident”.
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Megha Mohan / @meghamohan: “Are you gay?” “Yes mummy I'm so sorry.” This letter Lyra McKee wrote to her 14-year-old self about being a lesbian has me bawling. What talent we've lost. http://www.thepensivequill.com/ ... pic.twitter.com/ZJEHwi2zdK
Stephanie K. Baer / BuzzFeed News: A 29-Year-Old Journalist Was Killed In What Northern Ireland Police Are Calling A “Terrorist Incident”
New York Times: Lyra McKee, Northern Ireland Journalist, Is Killed in ‘Terrorist Incident,’ Police Say
Heidi N. Moore / @moorehn: A journalist, @LyraMcKee, has died tonight in what police are calling a terrorist incident in Londonderry, during riots that recall the tragic loss of life during the Troubles. May she rest in peace, and thoughts to her family. Such a bright young mind. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/...
Josh Stearns / @jcstearns: It is hard to say rest in peace tonight, when it was unrest and lack of peace which ended @LyraMcKee's life, but she was someone who believed so deeply in the power of stories, and that stories could bring peace and justice. Let us all be part of continuing her story.
Josh Stearns / Local News Lab: Losing a Friend of Journalism
Kevin Rawlinson / The Guardian: Journalist killed in Derry ‘terrorist incident’, say Northern Ireland police
Susan McKay / The Guardian: Lyra McKee didn't die in the cause of Irish ‘freedom’. She was Irish freedom
Telegraph: Londonderry riots: Woman killed in ‘terrorist incident’ as shots fired in Northern Ireland
Charlotte Tobitt / Press Gazette: Journalist Lyra McKee, 29, shot dead while reporting on Derry rioting
Matthew Hughes / @matthewhughes: I just received the heartbreaking news that my friend @LyraMcKee was murdered tonight in a terrorist incident in Derry. She was one of my closest friends. She was my mentor. She was a groomswoman at my wedding. I can't imagine life without her, and yet now I must. I'm devastated
Laura McDaid / BBC: Lyra McKee: Murdered Belfast journalist ‘committed to truth’
Gabe Rivera / @gaberivera: We are shocked and anguished by reports that our brave and wonderful colleague Lyra McKee has been murdered amid violence in Derry, NI. She has edited Mediagazer since 2011. Our hearts go out to her family and friends.
Drew Olanoff / @yoda: This is the type of person @LyraMcKee was. I was getting roasted on Twitter something fierce. Probably something dumb. Such an awful loss. pic.twitter.com/yBm3Qia0wj
Leona O'Neill / @leonaoneill1: I was standing beside this young woman when she fell beside a police Land Rover tonight in Creggan #Derry. I called an ambulance for her but police put her in the back of their vehicle and rushed her to hospital where she died. Just 29 years old. Sick to my stomach tonight pic.twitter.com/F0GHHd3HPz
Alex Wood / Forbes: Lyra McKee, Investigative Journalist and Activist, Killed While Covering Violence In Northern Ireland
Lyra McKee / The Guardian: a letter to my 14-year-old self
Ellen McGirt / Fortune: Ancestry.com Apologizes for Slavery-Themed Ad
Carole Cadwalladr / @carolecadwalla: This is terrible. Journalist killed doing her job. Crowdfunder for her funeral expenses below. Sincerely hope the politicians playing fast & loose with future of Irish border take long hard look at themselves http://twitter.com/...
Mathew Ingram / @mathewi: I only knew Lyra McKee a little, but she was a smart and wonderful person and a great journalist who died too soon. I've started a thread on CJR's Galley platform to collect memories of and tributes to her, to honor her life and work. Please share: http://galley.cjr.org/...
UK Prime Minister / @10downingstreet: “The death of Lyra McKee in last night's suspected terrorist incident in Londonderry is shocking and truly senseless. My deepest condolences go to her family, friends and colleagues. She was a journalist who died doing her job with great courage.” - PM @theresa_may
Kate Seamons / Newser: Journo Tweeted ‘Absolute Madness.’ She Died Hours Later
Mary Margaret Olohan / The Daily Caller: Police Suspect New IRA Group Responsible In Death Of Journalist Covering Riots
Vincent Kearney / RTÉ: Journalist shot dead during rioting in Derry
ITV: Tributes to journalist Lyra McKee shot dead as police hunt ‘multiple suspects’ over Londonderry murder
@itvnews: ‘She spoke about the power of conversations’ Deputy Chief Constable Stephen Martin uses inspirational insight from murdered journalist Lyra McKee to call for an end to violence in Northern Ireland https://www.itv.com/... pic.twitter.com/S5zjKzAqn6
Rob Picheta / CNN: She dedicated herself to covering Northern Ireland. Murdered investigative journalist ‘tirelessly pursued the truth’
Lilly Dancyger / @lillydancyger: Lyra McKee was dedicated to covering the lasting trauma & violence of the Troubles. Devastating to hear she was killed tonight by that same violence. I was Lyra's editor on this story, and it was an honor. Sharing her work now is all I can think to do. http://bit.ly/2IFHGdv
Craig / @alifeviaalens: Rest in peace, Lyra Mckee. Another innocent victim of senseless and pointless violence that we must acknowledge is a step backwards, regardless of your political stance on issues of the North. Hoping the gunman is caught and brought to justice. This should not be happening again. https://twitter.com/...
James Ball / @jamesrbuk: Just seen the awful news about Lyra McKee, a brilliant and courageous journalist and great person who should have had decades more with us. Thoughts are with all of her family and friends. May her memory be a blessing. https://twitter.com/...
Psni / @policeserviceni: ACC Mark Hamilton addresses media after the tragic death of 29 year old Lyra McKee in Derry/Londonderry last night; and says ‘our thoughts are very much with the family & friends of Ms McKee’. pic.twitter.com/yV1R3M9oUh
Peter A Smith / @peteradamsmith: Lyra McKee's partner, Sara Canning, speaks to the vigil in Derry/Londonderry. pic.twitter.com/oaMOUnDXg4
Matthew Keys / @matthewkeyslive: More importantly, Lyra was an excellent journalist who contributed to BuzzFeed News, the Atlantic and others. She embodied the spirit and hunger of an investigative journalist. She will be deeply missed.
Mary McKenna / @mmarymckenna: Heartbroken tonight in California to hear the news from home - RIP @LyraMcKee - I have known you since you were 17 - always fun, always a good person, always looking for the scoop, always interesting, always kind - this should not have happened 💚
Jonathan Bell / BelfastTelegraph.co.uk: Journalist Lyra McKee murdered during Derry rioting - police treating as terrorist incident
@gitagovinda: This was my friend and colleague. On Tuesday I submitted my PhD dissertation to my school's library and I thanked Lyra in the acknowledgements. I never got to tell her. https://twitter.com/...
Aoife-Grace Moore / @aoifegracemoore: Leo Varadkar says all of Ireland stands with Derry as “strong as the walls”, after the death of activist Lyra McKee. “There is no place for political violence, this was an act it hate, and cowardice.” pic.twitter.com/QdFiaizCzu
Brendan McDaid / Derry Journal Crime Feed: New IRA most likely to have shot and killed journalist Lyra McKee in Derry : PSNI
Bill McKibben / @billmckibben: A remarkable journalist doing remarkable work with a remarkable future. Many and deep thanks to all who go to the front lines—physically and emotionally—to educate the rest of us http://www.nytimes.com/...
Psni / @policeserviceni: ACC Mark Hamilton says the murder of Lyra McKee is ‘horrendous and unjustified’. He is appealing to those intent on violence to draw back. He says all these acts of violence are doing nothing but causing misery. pic.twitter.com/TuBFClFboO
Rebeccaj / Reporters Without Borders: Police investigating killing of a journalist in Northern Ireland
Aidan Lonergan / The Irish Post: Lyra McKee shooting: Journalist, 29, killed in ‘terrorist incident’ during riots in Derry
Rodney Edwards / @rodneyedwards: Waking up to the shocking news that journalist @LyraMcKee was shot dead last night in Derry/Londonderry by the ‘New IRA’. She was 29. A brilliant reporter, writer and human being. Always there, always supportive. Thinking of her family and friends. A dark day for NI journalism.
Nigel McKinney / @nigelmckinney: So Lyra McKee has been murdered by so called dissidents in #derry ,a disgusting, senseless act. Lyra did some work for us @ChangeTrust @CFNIreland last year on democracy day exploring positive change in NI. Her legacy is continued utter rejection of violence by most people here
Sam McBride / @sjamcbride: Lyra McKee was active in the campaign to extend GB libel reform to Northern Ireland to strengthen protection for free speech, especially for investigative journalists & academics. @mjrharris, who worked on that, has set up a donation page for her family. http://www.gofundme.com/...
Gabe Rivera / @gaberivera: Police have named Lyra as the victim. Making this the hardest and saddest headline we've ever written. http://twitter.com/...
Adam Haworth / @aahaworth: I worked with Lyra almost every shift I worked at @techmeme. She was a genuinely lovely, driven, compassionate, passionate person. She cared. It feels inadequate to say she'll be missed, but she will. https://twitter.com/...
Poppy McPherson / @poppymcp: One of the many brilliant pieces by @LyraMcKee, the 29-year-old journalist killed in Derry last night, on suicide and inter generational trauma among ‘Ceasefire Babies’ in Northern Ireland. https://www.theatlantic.com/ ...
Ingrid / @ingridlunden: Heartbreaking. What a talent and what a senseless tragedy. http://twitter.com/...
Jeremy Corbyn / @jeremycorbyn: My thoughts are with the family and loved ones of Lyra McKee, senselessly killed while doing her job as a journalist. This shocking attack is a reminder of the vital importance of protecting the Good Friday Agreement and Northern Ireland peace process.
Mike Butcher / @mikebutcher: Our febrile political atmosphere has led to tensions in Northern Ireland. Last night someone I actually know from journalism was shot & killed in Derry: @LyraMcKee. An incredible young journalist & @mediagazer editor. It's utterly heartbreaking. RIP Lyra https://www.buzzfeed.com/...
Patricia Devlin / @trishdevlin: I'd never spoken to @LyraMcKee until yesterday. Out of the blue she sent me this lovely message. I've been getting hassle over my coverage of loyalist paramilitaries for the last month. Her message really meant a lot to me because I felt very alone. It means more now. RIP X pic.twitter.com/wbQTlUQvhr
Staci D Kramer / @sdkstl: Gutted by the awful news about the utterly amazing, brilliant, life-enriching journalist Lyra McKee. The last tweet from her was a few hours ago about the madness in Derry. As always, she knew just the right word. 💔 https://www.telegraph.co.uk/ ...
Psni / @policeserviceni: ACC Mark Hamilton says a murder inquiry has been launched & appeals to anyone with information to call police. A single gunman fired shots in a residential area and as result Ms McKee was wounded. Tragically she died from her injuries. pic.twitter.com/Y2CSmkPfl2
Declan Ferry / The Irish Sun: TERROR MURDER Journalist, 29, shot dead as violence erupts in Derry with the PSNI blaming New IRA for terrorist incident
Martin Doyle / @martindoyleit: What shocking and sickening news to wake up to. Rest In Peace, Lyra. A brilliant journalist murdered by dissident republican terrorists in Derry last night just doing her job. And a hugely promising writer https://heavy.com/...
Craig Silverman / @craigsilverman: Lyra was respected and admired by so many of her fellow journalists. Absolutely shocking to learn she was killed tonight. Condolences to all her friends and family, she will not be forgotten http://twitter.com/...
Allison Morris / @allisonmorris1: The person who shot Lyra McKee was probably no older than she was, there's a dangerous radicalisation of young people in Derry by those linked to and on the periphery of the New IRA, they should be ashamed of what they are doing to the city and its younger generation
Andrew Beaujon / @abeaujon: If you're from Ireland or grew up Ireland adjacent you are probably doubly flattened by this news. How could something like this happen again, now, in 2019? And to Lyra of all people?
Ina Fried / @inafried: Lyra was an inspiring and devoted journalist who I knew to bring more passion to her work than anyone could have fathomed. My deepest condolences to all her friends and family. It's shocking that she's gone, but of course it was while she was pursuing the truth. http://twitter.com/...
Josh Stearns / @jcstearns: Lyra was a great journalist, and a fierce activist for LGBTQ rights. This @TEDTalks video is a great example of her passion, humor, and caring. Watch this. https://www.youtube.com/...
Dr Robert Bohan / @robertbohan: Terrible news from N Ireland tonight. Journalist @LyraMcKee was murdered by a terrorist. She wrote this about PTSD & Suicide in the 6 counties. My condolences to her family, her many friends & the community. Ar dheis Dé Suicide of the Ceasefire Babies https://mosaicscience.com/...
Jane Ruffino / @janeruffino: My amazing friend Lyra. I don't want to accept this. There hasn't been anyone like her, and we desperately needed her. I wanted to cheer her and support her because she worked harder than anyone and had more integrity than anyone. I LOVE YOU @LyraMcKee WE NEEDED YOU http://twitter.com/...
Dr Elaine Byrne / IrishCentral: New IRA murdered journalist during Derry riots
Matthew Moore / The Times & The Sunday Times: Lyra McKee profile: a respected young voice of peace and tolerance
Ann Travers / @anntravers6: Lyra McKee was a lovely human being . Her murder , like all murders , was pointless. Please give any information you have to @PoliceServiceNI and give Lyra the justice that she attempted to get for others , through her investigative journalism. In her memory please no violence
James Cook / @jamesliamcook: I sadly never knew @LyraMcKee as well as many people on Twitter did. But in the short time we worked together at The Kernel, I remember being struck by how great a journalist she was and how kind and helpful she was to all of us. A huge loss. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/...
Paddy Cosgrave / @paddycosgrave: Incredibly sad and tragic. What an amazing light lost to this world. Lyra had been to many of our events over the years. She was a first rate journalist & author, ran a blog called The Muckraker, edited Mediagazer and so so so much more. Rest In Peace. https://www.irishtimes.com/...
Megan McCarthy / @megan: If you've read Mediagazer in the last eight years, you likely read @LyraMcKee's work. Lyra joined as an editor when I left in 2011. We never met in person, but it was clear how deeply she cared about the world and how journalism could shape it. This news is devastating. RIP. https://twitter.com/...
The Irish Times:
Writers pay tribute to Lyra McKee, the person and the writer: “the work she was doing is the opposite of silence” — 'The people who took Lyra's life are part of the past and will never be allowed to determine our future' — Sinéad Gleeson — Twitter, for all its pile-ons and polemic, has its upsides.
Martin Doyle / @martindoyleit: “There is a scale to how all this happens and we all allow ourselves a place on it, the offered hand not taken, the side-of-the-mouth remark not objected to, the not standing up when you need to stand up. #LyraMcKee refused her place on that scale” http://www.irishtimes.com/...
Paul Farhi / Washington Post:
Mueller report not only validates reporting labeled “fake news” by Trump, it also shows that he and his aides misled or lied to the journalists and the public — If special counsel Robert S. Mueller III's investigation makes one thing clear, it's that many of the news reports …
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Brian Stelter / CNN: The Mueller Report is already a best-seller
Columbia Journalism Review: Mueller report props up reporting, Sanders's ‘slip of the tongue,’ and more
Brian Stelter / CNN: Sarah Sanders admitted she lied to the White House press. Does she have any credibility left?
Julio Rosas / Mediaite: Remember Sean Spicer? Mueller Report Shockingly Reveals He Also Lied to Reporters
Trish Bendix / New York Times: Stephen Colbert Read the Mueller Report and Found Trump's Guilty Conscience
Virginia Kruta / The Daily Caller: Reporters Conclude That Reporters Succeeded In Covering The Mueller Investigation
Charlie Sykes / @sykescharlie: Imagine reading this report cold: “If the American public or members of Congress were learning these things for the first time, the political fallout would normally be devastating.” http://www.nytimes.com/...
Caitlin Oprysko / Politico: Trump targets Mueller report scapegoats
Tal Kopan / @talkopan: It's been said today, but still, I find it stunning how many instances the Mueller report lays out in which the American people were explicitly told things by this administration that the speakers knew to be false. When the press is misled, the people are misled.
Mark Joseph Stern / Slate: William Barr Has Failed America
Tom Kludt / CNN: Trump called some Russia scoops ‘fake news’ but Mueller report shows they were very real
Matt Ford / New Republic: How to Get Away With Obstruction of Justice
Justin Rohrlich / Quartz: Trump called the White House counsel a “lying bastard” after he refused to lie for him
Ben Smith / BuzzFeed News:
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Jon Levine / The Wrap: BuzzFeed Finally Updates Story That Claimed Trump ‘Directed’ Michael Cohen to Lie to Congress
Dan Kennedy / Media Nation: No reason for BuzzFeed to apologize for that explosive Michael Cohen story
Allan Smith / NBC News: Disputed BuzzFeed story on Trump and Cohen back in limelight after Mueller report contradicts
Ryan McCarthy / @mccarthyryanj: BuzzFeed explains its reporting that claimed Trump directed Michael Cohen to lie, which is contradicted by the Mueller report. In short: Federal law enforcement sources interpreted the evidence differently than Mueller. Good on them for being transparent http://www.buzzfeednews.com/ ...
Virginia Heffernan / @page88: Illuminating from @BuzzFeedNews & goes to point I made in Jan about how subornation of perjury is subjective, and OSC seems to have been divided about whether Trump's coded request to Cohen to lie—Cohen said he was “directed to lie”—qualified. http://www.buzzfeednews.com/ ...
Andrew Restuccia / Politico: Mueller report shatters Trump aides' claims of harmonious White House
Heather Kelly / CNN:
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Mike Murphy / Quartz: Facebook waited until the Mueller report dropped to tell us millions of Instagram passwords were exposed
Donie O'Sullivan / @donie: I actually think the most cynical thing Facebook has done in this space is releasing its report into its role in a genocide in Myanmar the night before the US midterm elections. http://www.cnn.com/...
Jem Aswad / Variety:
Amazon Music launches an ad-supported tier for Alexa-enabled devices in the US, allowing users to listen to Amazon Music's top playlists and stations for free — Amazon Music today basically soft-launched its free streaming tier, in which U.S. customers of its Alexa voice assistant …
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Bruce Houghton / hypebot: Amazon, YouTube Just Launched Free Music Services But Neither Is A ‘Spotify Killer’
Taylor Kerns / Android Police: Alexa picks up free ad-supported Amazon Music playlists in totally non-reactionary move
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Google Home and Assistant-powered speakers get a free ad-supported version of YouTube Music with limited functionality, in 16 countries including the US and UK
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Lisa Lacy / Adweek: Amazon and Google Release Free, Ad-Supported Music Streaming on Their Respective Smart Speakers
Corbin Davenport / Android Police: Limited ad-supported YouTube Music now free on Google Home
Ben Fox Rubin / CNET: Amazon launches free, ad-supported music service for Alexa devices
Paul Thurrott / Thurrott: Google Home Users Get Free, Ad-Supported YouTube Music
Andrew Gebhart / CNET: You can now play YouTube Music on your Google Home for free
Rachel England / Engadget: YouTube Music is free on Google Home, if you don't mind ads
Kali Hays / WWD:
Nathan Coyle, CEO of Pride Media, which publishes queer mags like Out and The Advocate, has left the company amid long-standing issues of contributor nonpayment — Nathan Coyle has suddenly left the company behind Out and The Advocate magazines to lead Ford Models. — Out magazine's March cover.
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Keith J. Kelly / New York Post: Pride Media CEO Nathan Coyle abruptly resigns
Ingrid Schmidt / Hollywood Reporter: Nathan Coyle to Helm Ford Modeling Agency (Exclusive)
Jessica Davies / Digiday:
Axel Springer files another suit against Eyeo, creator of AdBlock Plus, on copyright infringement grounds, alleging ABP changes programming code on websites — In Germany, the war between premium publishers and ad-blocker company Eyeo continues to rage. — Axel Springer remains undeterred …
Bryn Elise Sandberg / Hollywood Reporter:
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Todd Spangler / Variety: Netflix to Open Production Hub, Expand Offices in New York City
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Governor Andrew M. Cuomo: Governor Cuomo Announces Netflix Will Expand New York Presence With New Production Hub In New York City
Jonathan Shieber / TechCrunch: Netflix to open a production hub in New York and invest up to $100 million in the city
Frank Pallotta / CNN: Netflix to open production hub in New York City
Alex Weprin / MediaPost: Netflix To Open New York City Production Hub
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Avi Asher-Schapiro / Committee to Protect Journalists:
Upcoming Supreme Court case, FMI vs. Argus Leader, will focus on exemption used to redact parts of FOIA requests if they are deemed “confidential” — It's been over eight years since Jonathan Ellis, an investigative reporter at the Argus Leader, filed what he thought was a routine Freedom of Information Act request.
@theccr: [1/2] Should private industry be able to appeal court orders to disclose government information under the #FOIA? We think not! That's why, this week, we filed an amicus brief in support of local newspaper The Argus Leader in Food Marketing Institute v. Argus Leader Media. pic.twitter.com/BHffg4sdP9
@argus911: Here's how a request for food stamp records turned into a 8-year-long endeavor in the courts. The U.S. Supreme Court will hear the case Monday. https://www.argusleader.com/ ...
@sejorg: These the journalism orgs that signed on to defend FOIA in FMI v Argus Leader pic.twitter.com/8XrYcX7tA1
National Enquirer and two sister publications are being sold for $100M to James Cohen, CEO of Hudson News, known for its airport newsstands — The supermarket tabloid, along with two sister publications, will be purchased by the head of the travel retailer known for its airport newsstands …
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Lukas I. Alpert / Wall Street Journal: National Enquirer to be Sold for $100 Million to Ex-Newsstand Mogul
Oliver Roeder / FiveThirtyEight: Significant Digits For Friday, April 19, 2019
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Ilya Marritz / @ilyamarritz: serious question: does the new owner take possession of the Donald Trump secrets which the Enquirer kept hidden in a safe? http://www.washingtonpost.com/ ...
Christina Wilkie / @christinawilkie: New: James Cohen Agrees to Buy the National Enquirer for $100 Million, reports @wsj My big question now is what happens to “the vault” of damaging stories that have been caught-and-killed over the years. http://www.wsj.com/...
Edmund Lee / New York Times: National Enquirer to Be Sold to James Cohen, Heir to Hudson News Founder
Jonathan Berr / Forbes: Can New National Enquirer Owner Charles Cohen Breathe New Life Into Tabloid?
Mackenzie Nichols / Variety: Hudson Media CEO James Cohen Purchases the National Enquirer
Grace Carr / The Daily Caller: National Enquirer Sold For $100 Million
Ijurman / American Media Inc: AMERICAN MEDIA, LLC REACHES AGREEMENT TO SELL TABLOIDS, INCLUDING NATIONAL ENQUIRER, TO HUDSON MEDIA
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Jon Levine / The Wrap: Hudson News CEO James Cohen to Buy National Enquirer for $100 Million (Report)
Jason Guerrasio / Business Insider:
Leaked internal data: MoviePass subscribers have dropped from 3M+ in June 2018 to about 225,000 now; subscription models at AMC and Cinemark are having success — - MoviePass has dropped from over 3 million subscribers to about 225,000, according to internal data obtained by Business Insider.
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William Hughes / The A.V. Club: MoviePass reportedly lost a ludicrous 90 percent of subscribers over the last 12 months
Charles Barfield / The Playlist: New Report Shows MoviePass Has Lost Over 90% Of Its Subscribers In Less Than A Year
Brandon Katz / Observer: After Losing 90 Percent of Its Subscribers, Is MoviePass on the Brink of Extinction?