Joe Sexton

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2010

    New York Times Responds to Dance Party Problems (Update!)

    ​Last night, we noticed that the New York Times Styles and Metro sections are having what appeared to be an internal DANCE OFF, as they've both written about the same (sober) dancing trend, in many of the same ways, within three weeks of each other. We emailed both Styles editor Stuart Emmrich ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2010

    New York Times Can't Get Over This Whole "Sober Dance Party" Thing

    ​I mean, hey, listen, I don't get it either. But is the Friday NYT Metro section piece "Ladies, Feel Free To Let Loose" -- about a dance/workout class with a bunch of sober women freaking out to Wilson Phillips -- really necessary? After all, they did write this piece in the Styles Section jus ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2007

    New York Times Snags WaPo's Powell

    Okay, sure. New York Times for me. In the latest round of musical cubicles between the country's biggest newspaper rivals, former Washington Post New York bureau chief Michael Powell has been hired by the New York Times Metro desk to, as he put it, "write broadly" about the city of his birth. Powe ... More >>

  • News

    May 20, 2003

    The Gray Lady Lives

    Rumors of 'Times' Exec's Demise Are Denied

  • News

    April 15, 2003

    'Republic of Fear'

    Raines Team Consolidates on 43rd Street