Kara Swisher

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Viral Video: The Life (And Death) of Brian

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So, you might have heard: The Fox Broadcasting Company killed off Brian the talking dog on “Family Guy.”

Cue the inevitable online petition to bring him back from the dead! Bring on the hoax sites that this was all just a feint by show creator Seth MacFarlane! Cynically ponder that this might be to sell more Brian-themed toys over the holidays!

Shed a single tear and down a martini in tribute:


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The problem with the Billionaire Savior phase of the newspaper collapse has always been that billionaires don’t tend to like the kind of authority-questioning journalism that upsets the status quo.

— Ryan Chittum, writing in the Columbia Journalism Review about the promise of Pierre Omidyar’s new media venture with Glenn Greenwald