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Links on Twitter: Chicago Tribune’s social media traffic, Schumer expects shield law to cover amateurs, S.F. Chronicle’s new “supercalendered groundwood” pages

Social media sites account for 10% of the Chicago Tribune’s traffic. Half of that is from Digg »

Take a look around MSN’s new, whitespace-friendly homepage. More interesting: it has a “local edition” »

Sen. Schumer’s rep says they “fully expect” shield law that reaches Obama’s desk will cover amateurs »

What’s a former WSJ investigative reporter up to? Oh, just some detective work for an exiled sheik »

The Wall Street Journal’s new San Francisco edition, debuting tomorrow in print, is live online »

For pulp and paper nerds: SF Chronicle’s new glossy pages will be printed on “supercalendered groundwood” »

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