Posts Tagged ‘wendy gordon’

Betsy Rothstein Finds a Home at the Daily Caller

Oh-so-briefly unemployed blogger Betsy Rothstein has found a new home for her acidic media coverage at the conservative Daily Caller, perhaps the only site that will allow her to attract more enemies than she did during her time running FishbowlDC.
Rothstein left her job as editor of the media gossip site last week (on her own accord, [...]

Betsy Rothstein Leaves FishbowlDC

The always irascible local media reporter Betsy Rothstein is out at FishbowlDC.
Rothstein tweeted Thursday morning that after three years at the site, she's leaving:
Whether raging waters or smooth sailing, my 3 years at FishbowlDC have been the perfect storm. Onto new adventures. Stay tuned...
— Betsy Rothstein (@betsyscribeindc) October 31, 2013
During her tenure at the media [...]

FishbowlDC Case Settled

The Fishbowl lawsuit is being settled.
"Parties settled and need time to work on the settlement agreement," a notice on the D.C. Superior Court's online docket says (as the Washington Post's Erik Wemple first reported earlier today).
City Desk was actually at the settlement meeting in front of Judge Thomas Motley in courtroom 212 this morning in D.C. Superior [...]

Witnesses in FishbowlDC Lawsuit Include Tucker Carlson and Emily Miller

The defamation suit against FishbowlDC is already shaping up to be a real-life Seinfeld finale, only instead of the Soup Nazi, the trial's witness list includes a number of local minor media personalities.
Lawyers for local publicist Wendy Gordon filed the suit back in January, alleging that FishbowlDC editor Betsy Rothstein and blogger Peter Ogburn "falsely depicted Ms. Gordon as [...]

FishbowlDC Lawsuit Opponents Really Don’t Want to See Each Other

The defamation lawsuit filed by Washington publicist Wendy Gordon against media gossip blog FishbowlDC  finally had a hearing in court this morning. Most of the arguments at the scheduling conference centered on how physically close the plaintiffs and defendants could stand to be to each other.
But first, because it's not the Fishbowl lawsuit without sexual [...]