The Village Voice, still trying to accept the yoke of Phoenix-based New Times ownership, now has a new editor, Erik Wemple, who, as he admits, has never lived in nor worked in New York. Does Michael Lacey just hate the city or does he think this is the way to do business in the country’s most media-obsessed environment? Here’s a hint from the story:
As for Mr. Wemple’s outsider status, Mr. Lacey said, “That’s just a thing that New Yorkers are going to have to get over.”
Y’all over at the Dallas Observer, enjoy the show.