The Skinny: Grantland occasionally creates recurring features that send me into black hole of binge reading. Their "Escape from Pop Purgatory" series is no exception. Thursday's headlines include the MPAA's copyright victory and
New normal: Friday marks the beginning of Week Four of the CBS/TWC blackout, nearing what brand new couples call a "monthiversary." To condense the dispute (because we can't really recap "Under the Dome," can we?), CBS stations are still dark for
Can you hear me now? $115 billion. How about now? That's what analysts estimate Vodafone's 45% stake in Verizon Wireless is worth. The British telecom giant is looking to sell its holdings in the joint venture with Verizon Communications. Details from the now-functioning New York Times website and the Associated Press.
Follow me on Twitter. No selfies, I promise. @rfaughnder