Ben Mathis-Lilley defense new media.

Ben Mathis-Lilley's Briliant Defense of New Media

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May 16 2013 11:52 AM

Ben Mathis-Lilley's Briliant Defense of New Media

I say yes to every word of this.

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As I've said before, when you take off the nostalgia-tinted lenses these are the glory days of American journalism. There is more and better stuff to read than ever before. Some of it is very serious and some of it is not-so-serious, but not-so-serious has always been a large—and important!—part of the mix.

Matthew Yglesias is the executive editor of Vox and author of The Rent Is Too Damn High.

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