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Most interesting in this latest Nick Denton memo to the Gawker Media troops is that astonishing figure — although I’d love to know the figure in a non-holiday month. Check the whole memo for info on “a new generation of management at Gawker Media” and a push into branded content and events.

— Joshua Benton
                                   
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