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Good afternoon, it’s Monday 29 January 2018 and this is the mid-day Edition of The Nightshift.
Welcome to 2018.
The Nightshift is moving to a more streamlined format to accommodate a slate of new Media Bunker projects.
The Deputy Director of the FBI, Andrew McCabe, has stepped down from his job; he will be on administrative leave until he formally retires in the spring. McCabe had been the subject of blistering criticism from President Donald Trump. Who’s next ?
The Cleveland Indians will retire their famed “Chief Wahoo” logo by 2019. The move comes after pressure from the commissioner of baseball’s office. Political correctness intrudes again……
Bruno Mars took home three Grammys last night, in a major show of commercial viability. The show had the lowest ratings of any telecast in recent memory and many critics noted that the show honored music’s past instead of its’ future.
Today is National Puzzle Day. Get those puzzles out and start solving them–just don’t do it at work.
What we’re listening to in the Media Bunker: The First Day compilation on Spotify, curated by our music editor/producer/consultant DJ Tschugge.
The front pages (and sometimes more) of the world’s great English language newspapers are linked below.
Please check out the CNN “text news” site, which is much faster than their full multi-media site. It’s below at the end of the links.
A new link to the Boston Globe newspaper has been added.
The International Headlines are all at your fingertips, below.
The Times (London
Financial Times (UK)
The Irish Times (Dublin, Ireland)
The Wall Street Journal (European edition)
Washington Post (Washington, D.C.)
New York Times (New York)
The Boston Globe (Boston)
The Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles)
Daily News Egypt (Cairo)
South China Morning Post (Hong Kong)
The Moscow Times (Moscow)
Le Figaro (Paris)
Bloomberg.com (New York)
The Jerusalem Post (Jerusalem)
The Japanese Times (Tokyo)
The Buenas Aires Herald (Buenas Aires)
The Sidney Morning Herald (Sidney)
Deadline Hollywood (Hollywood)
FiveThirtyEight (New York City)
Politico (Washington, DC)
Lawfareblog (Washington, DC)
Wired (San Francisco, CA)
The Weather Channel
CNN News Text Site
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