This book chronicles the decline of the NYT and was enjoyable and easy to read.
One by one, she scrapes the rocks of falsehood and delusion, and as her finances show, she is close to foundering.
This is a dysfunctional dynamic better left to sociologists, but Pinch Sulzberger is clearly not solely to blame.
If you are reasonably informed on news and events, this book will tell you relatively little that you didn't already know. Not recommended.Published 3 months ago by Stephen Harris
In 1897, Adolph S. Ochs, the owner of The New York Times, created the famous slogan "All the News That's Fit to Print," which still appears on the masthead of the newspaper today. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Barry Francis
How telling that the first blurb for "Gray Lady Down" is from a Fox News employee (NPR fired him). This book distorts history in the cleverest of ways: it includes certain truths... Read morePublished on July 15, 2011 by LokiLain
Grey Lady Down is a book that should be unnecessary about a tragedy that should not have happened. But it has happened, and too many people have averted their eyes. Read morePublished on May 21, 2011 by Amazon Customer
Given the extreme bias in every aspect of the current New York Times, McGowan comes off as cowed. He pulls too many punches. Read morePublished on April 29, 2011 by M. Greenberg
The NYT was an iconic information source for the baby-boomer generation. Younger folks such as myself view the NYT as a partisan Leftist publication. Read morePublished on March 19, 2011 by Al from Chicago
Count me as one of those who has given up reading the New York Times because of it's noticeable turn away from being a newspaper whose veracity and unbiased reporting can be relied... Read morePublished on March 4, 2011 by John Gault