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If I give 10 apples to one person and no apples to nine people, the average person has one apple. Why are nine pe… https://t.co/oRyAU7Uhbh
Retweeted by Edmund LeeYour be-smart cheat sheet on StitchFix IPO and ecommerce from @DelRey https://t.co/IkxTbs8DrtStellar reporting @nytmike @emilysteel. Particularly intrigued by this part since likely a v small group on thread… https://t.co/5HBnguApXf
10/22
2017
Amazon sends staff email about providing "harassment-free workplace" after Roy Price's exit. via @nickwingfield https://t.co/H8SNNAzX1Y
Retweeted by Edmund LeeSpreading lies about your own country: sad. Spreading lies about others: sadder. What an absolute moron. https://t.co/0EACPcX9xR
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10/20
2017
The vast majority of Russia’s disinformation campaign was “organic” not paid ads: https://t.co/KcXwixPKdr https://t.co/YvmSCXZBo8
Retweeted by Edmund LeeCrucially, the proposed bill appears to expand the definition of a political ad to include all the divisive stuff t… https://t.co/2Wc81tMq5HThe 30% Apple "tax" is hampering Facebook/publishers https://t.co/zo2c1GzNgw
10/19
2017
watch as Wenner tries to turn @joehagansays biography of him into samizdat https://t.co/a15byOxtXp @clewishalpern @newscorp @DowJones 😟 next timeFor everyone who thinks columnists are insufferable.... This tweets for you https://t.co/hzd3EylXc4
Retweeted by Edmund LeeSmart look into the lawmakers (some who have criticized Amazon) asking Amazon to locate headquarters in their state https://t.co/5pgY6tSjuLI think about the first time I met David Cross ten years ago & he made fun of my pants (that were tattered because… https://t.co/Xj86QsPawU
Retweeted by Edmund LeePresumably this will allow showrunners to negotiate better deals with Netflix and other streaming services https://t.co/fG9qpa3YA9
10/18
2017
@UCFJuelz endorseAmazon Studios chief Roy Price has resigned in the wake of sexual harassment allegations https://t.co/OkphU2jUhK https://t.co/sXBCq03elw
Retweeted by Edmund LeeRegina Dugan, the head of Facebook’s secretive hardware lab, is leaving the company https://t.co/Bl3D022VLH scoop by @KurtWagner8NEWS: Barry Diller tells Recode he will not consider and is not interested in serving as the next chairman of Uber.… https://t.co/dmREUY0TOX
Retweeted by Edmund LeeThe Daily, NYT’s superb podcast, hosted by @mikiebarb, soars past the 100 million download mark. Congrats!… https://t.co/8iSCjkmuu4
Retweeted by Edmund LeeAll reporters are welcome to join panels in ballroom, please pardon the miscommunication @edmundlee @bizcarson @jank0 @alexeheath #WSJDLive
Retweeted by Edmund Lee @felixsalmon @newscorp @DowJones pretty sure notSo reporters are not allowed into #WSJDLive conference, effectively turning it into a private event. @newscorp @DowJonesLetting'em off the leash doesn't mean it's any less orchestrated. There's definitely a more sophisticated PR play g… https://t.co/aqWAGFgtddHe speaks. https://t.co/dLppTgoVB9The problem with ratchets ... interesting study and a nice break down on so-called 'unicorns' from @andrewrsorkin https://t.co/zIYGkBQ7sja/k/a media companies only go up in value if they're about to be acquired https://t.co/gX0qkAaWFw
10/17
2017
Oh, the angst and anger of a Park Chan-wook film. Nicely done. https://t.co/3zKk5iutL9Yes, the NYT's newsroom is independent of its op-Ed section. https://t.co/Pgoe4tmqMgHappy birthday to my famous friend from television @edmundlee https://t.co/5qyxqNvRxs
Retweeted by Edmund LeeYes, that’s Netflix CEO Reed Hastings wearing an ugly Christmas sweater on his earnings call https://t.co/U6W8L6Vfay OFFICIAL BLOG POST
Retweeted by Edmund LeeHappy birthday to me. https://t.co/DHLq45qs1j @ShiraOvide Me tooI think the cash outlay is worth it if higher percentage goes towards fully owned content like HBOI think Netflix defines originals as stuff that first airs on Netflix even if it doesn't own it outright like House… https://t.co/nZ4zOgjOin$NFLX will spend $8 billion on content next year. What % of that goes toward fully owned rights versus licensed? https://t.co/Li90dmhehmThread. A year ago I got an astounding health care bill: $629 for a Band Aid delivered in an emergency room. (1/11) https://t.co/9zZTNyOqLl
Retweeted by Edmund LeeDwyane Wade called LeBron out for being the cheapest guy in the league. The King didn't deny it. 😂 https://t.co/FjIPS2RRng
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10/16
2017
So I decided to do this...let's see what happens. https://t.co/Xpy4qrwHU7
Retweeted by Edmund LeeUber is selling shares at two different prices because it can https://t.co/PoiWzNGNxC https://t.co/PX05xiSO09
10/15
2017
Who could head Amazon Studios? @theinformation's @Jessicalessin says a big name will be tough, but floats Peter Che… https://t.co/liOYmz0vCF
Retweeted by Edmund LeeWherein I disclose how low Lisa Bloom stooped to try to kill my story. https://t.co/aS1KHxX6gK
Retweeted by Edmund LeeSlim Shady in the White House https://t.co/Bdd02gbhtnomg this is everything https://t.co/NxIaZzzzks
Retweeted by Edmund LeeIt's Friday lunchtime of a dreadful week. Here's 2300 words by me on relevance in journalism to numb the pain https://t.co/0ylzvMnYdx
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10/13
2017
Note: Great reporting work (on sexual assault) from @RonanFarrow @kimmasters had to land at outside news outlets @theinformation @NewYorkerTruly a nightmare to break thanks to Weinstein team of @LisaBloom and Charles Harder. https://t.co/KAzJamJK2L
Retweeted by Edmund LeeGoogle is essentially building an anti-Amazon alliance, and Target is the latest to join https://t.co/nipTyW60Zh https://t.co/9l99yw3Tie
Retweeted by Edmund LeeFacebook is #1 source for news in US. It sells ads against news and other content. That’s a media co, whether it em… https://t.co/H78QwIvkhh
Retweeted by Edmund LeeBusted. Best read today: https://t.co/NRpBHASisI via @WSJ👇wife of @jamesmurdoch, the CEO of @21CF, which owns @FoxNews and pays @seanhannity https://t.co/z2z0POT99tI rarely say this, but it is your responsibility as a citizen of the world to read this story https://t.co/QiHASKKDeR
Retweeted by Edmund Lee.@yashar @lpolgreen report @RonanFarrow's story on Weinstein would have be reviewed by head of NBCUniversal https://t.co/00x4dB8kSg
10/12
2017
@carr2n David may not have nailed that story but he never really backed off WeinsteinI remember @carr2n facing down a very angry HW at party after David's story ran. They were literally chest bumping https://t.co/ObQePti2f5And yet you're unlikely to see Sandberg or Zuck at the public hearings next month. https://t.co/c5RzjJULstHey @AjitPaiFCC is this how it's done? https://t.co/C8zyNvUMKP
10/11
2017
Journalism has always required the brass. Not always about the heft of pocketbooks. Kudos @RonanFarrow @davidremnick @NewYorkeri wrote about the overwhelming Asianness of cyberpunk films like Blade Runner https://t.co/7gN5JzjbCw https://t.co/Ku0iNssGF0
Retweeted by Edmund LeeNew: NBC let the @RonanFarrow scoop slip away. My story with @maxwellstrachan @jasoncherkis https://t.co/lHhCA4xXxH
Retweeted by Edmund Lee*Hand over your reporters* is the effective order Turkey's authorities have given here. https://t.co/ap1sT3sL87Here: https://t.co/7YUHExTSvM
10/10
2017
Reminded that the "Access Hollywood" tape of his remarks about women came out one year ago, Trump: "That's locker r… https://t.co/DzNvoPdkab
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10/8
2017
South Korean writer Han Kang reacts to Trump's casual & loose talk of war with an eloquent directness.… https://t.co/N3rTgZIwsi
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10/7
2017
Yeah. This happened👇🏽luckily I didn't need a job or favor from him + didn't have to be polite. Others did. Keep tha… https://t.co/R9vK1HbW64
Retweeted by Edmund LeeNew info: About 150 of the political ads Facebook sold to Russia showed up on Instagram https://t.co/ycVuTwrBP2
Retweeted by Edmund LeeNew scoop from me on Amazon's pharmacy ambitions. It's still an *if* not a when, according to email viewed by CNBC https://t.co/OKPKqKlaI8
Retweeted by Edmund LeeMany revelations still to come in the weird Facebook / Russia ads situation. Clear explainer: https://t.co/neDboaKky3 @TonyRomm @KurtWagner8
Retweeted by Edmund LeeAll hail the Albanian Army https://t.co/LENW73sivVThis is fun: The SEC asked why Amazon doesn't disclose the # of Prime members. Company had a LONG explanation. https://t.co/VTnsOs5XWX
Retweeted by Edmund LeeI will start my character prep now. Thinking dramatic political thriller w/ dark comedy tones. And I sing. We got t… https://t.co/vSrLLX36NA
Retweeted by Edmund LeeSome really nice details in this report on why Amazon's entertainment ambitions have failed: https://t.co/RIcIWR04yO
10/6
2017
Congrats @SridharPappu on "The Year of the Pitcher." (Caption: Media reporters in repose.) https://t.co/Ht3N5J8rDBMost of us covering media in the last few decades have heard accounts like these. Nice to see it reported out: https://t.co/YWkFlWSvOfinception-y https://t.co/hzkaq8UgxdClickbait. I bet @waltmossberg and @karaswisher were stoned every day they were here... https://t.co/sNIWUV4wNu
Retweeted by Edmund LeeSo appalled by what disreputable shit .@BorisJohnson is doing to Theresa May. Eject him from office now. https://t.co/4BaQ9bxt0e
Retweeted by Edmund LeeAmazon end game likely to index every available product for sale whether they own it or not and then ship https://t.co/1jebIcQDccThis is the most ambitious thing Google has done since search. It's not about the hardware. It's software that make… https://t.co/lXMdpKYYpR
10/5
2017
Scoop: Google writing checks to publishers launching its new Discover/Stories format. *Might* roll out in super-lim… https://t.co/DYZuXhKzDu
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10/4
2017

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