“She Said,” by The New York Times reporters Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey, names some of the people who turned against the influential producer, as well as ones who helped cover up his alleged predation.
katie rosmanWhile David Boies was repping Harvey Weinstein and trying to quash a Times’ investigation of Weinstein’s sexual violence, Boies talked with Weinstein about film roles for his aspiring-actress daughter.
Lots of news in @mega2e and @jodikantor’s new book.
The case seemed cold when a Miami Herald investigative journalist started looking into it. Then she persuaded accusers to tell their stories.
katie rosmanTHE @jkbjournalist PROFILE WE’VE BEEN WAITING FOR! “She modeled her work off ‘what a cold-case detective does.’ She combed through 100 pg police reports for names & identifying details that hadn’t been redacted, creating spreadsheets to track her progress”
Lunden Alexis Roberts, 28, filed a petition for paternity and child support against Joe Biden's lawyer son.
katie rosmanSo let me get this straight: In April, Hunter Biden's relationship with his late brother's widow ended. The next month, he married another woman. Two weeks after that, a third woman sued him to establish his paternity of a 22-month-old child. Busy guy!
Can $40 exercise classes save the attenuated American mall?
katie rosmanI went to a suburban mall and took a Pilates class, then a spin class, then spent 90 freakishly freezing seconds in a cryotherapy tank — all in one morning, all in the pursuit of journalism.
Welcome to the “fitness food court.” 🤸🏾♀️🚴🏼♂️❄️
Bethany Gaskin is an American mukbang star. Eating giant crab legs for YouTube has made her a millionaire, she says.
katie rosmanWritten by NYU student @jaz_barmore whom I met when I spoke to her and fellow students in @Penenberg’s class. I encouraged her to send me her writing. Boy did she deliver! Edited by the great @bmwertheim. Eat it up!! 🍤
Now Peter Max’s associates are trading lurid allegations of kidnapping, hired goons, attempted murder by Brazil nut and art fraud on the high seas.
katie rosmanNot-to-be-missed story about Peter Max by @amychozick. It's powerful because it's a story about a famous artists that doesn't hinge on fame. It's about family, aging, dementia, commerce v art, good Chinese food and cheesy cruises.
If mothers and fathers speak openly about child-care obligations, their colleagues will adapt.
katie rosmanI wear my constant child-care crises on my sleeve. I’m lucky to work for people who know that as a mom of complex kids (no other kind), I bring an important perspective to my coverage. My work always gets done.
Can’t separate the parent from the person.
Life got complicated for this scion of a powerful Utah family when he became the publisher of a struggling newspaper.
katie rosmanPaul Huntsman wanted to save the Tribune -- the main voice of public accountability for the Mormon Church -- from the ruin of hedge-fund ownership.
Buying it turned out to be the easy part.
Ozzie Vasquez moved to Mexico as a kid. But he never lost his desire for an education. He returned when he was a teen and has just been accepted to Harvard.
katie rosmanI am ugly-crying tears of joy.
This story is as much about the grit of immigrants as it is about the agonies and emotions of the college admissions process.
But mostly, BRAVO OZZIE.
The hedge funder who controls American Media Inc., the tabloid’s owner, is said to have grown uncomfortable after it was at the center of a federal investigation.
katie rosmanAnthony Melchiorre, who runs the hedge fund that owns David Pecker’s American Media “no longer saw an upside in being associated with The Enquirer, said people familiar with the matter.”
Vanity Fair has ruled the roost, but its guest list is bloated by corporate sponsorships. And now there’s competition from Jay-Z.
katie rosmanMy apologies to the New York Times reporter who has been disinvited from the @VanityFair Oscar party because of my and @brooksbarnesNYT’s reporting. You’re welcome to come to my apartment to watch with me & my kids. Not a single brand exec will be there!