Mediagazer: German broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 buys eharmony, report says at $85M valuation, two years after buying majority stake in dating agency Parship (Reuters)

9:25 PM ET, October 30, 2018

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Taylor Lorenz / The Atlantic:
Twitter should kill the retweet if it wants to foster healthy conversation, instead of the Like, as RTs are what really reward and drive outlandish comments

Discussion:@twittercomms, Telegraph, @oneunderscore__, @brendannyhan, @sheeraf, @brianmanzullo, @shansquared, @patrickruffini, @tvietor08, @thegarance, @mathewi, @thedweck, @mekosoff, @kelseymsutton, Nieman Lab, Vox, Forbes, Fast Company, Gizmodo, The Week, The Verge, USA Today, The A.V. Club, The Wrap, MacRumors, TechCrunch and Business Insider

Kevin Roose / New York Times:
How Gab, the social network where the Pittsburgh shooting suspect aired his hatred in full, became a platform of choice for neo-Nazis and other extremists

Discussion:Columbia Journalism Review, Hill Reporter, ThinkProgress, New Republic, GeekWire, The Week, Jewish Telegraphic Agency, Vox, The Hill, Hit & Run, Women in the World and Boing Boing

Brian Stelter / CNN:
Suspicious package sent to CNN looks similar to pipe bombs mailed last week; Jeff Zucker says the network’s mail is now being screened at an off-site facility

Discussion:Poynter, Washington Post, @bijancnn, NPR, @mattdpearce, New York Post, Business Insider, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, CBS News, The Daily Beast, NBC News, NBC New York, NPR and Hollywood Reporter

John Wagner / Washington Post:
Despite calls to tone down his rhetoric, Trump renewed his attack on the press on Monday, calling them “the true enemy of the people”

Discussion:@realdonaldtrump, The Atlantic, @kfile, @adriennelaf, Vox, @theatlantic, U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders, @b52malmet, @amy_siskind, @jimsciutto, HuffPost, @maggienyt, @normornstein, @evelynnfarkas, @maggienyt, @maggienyt, @catskoor, @mepfuller, @uncle_jimbo, Slate, The Wrap, Mediaite and @oliverdarcy



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