BLOGS ARE DEAD: Gawker Writers Now Get Free Lunches On Monday


We hear Gawker writers now get free lunches on Monday.

That’s a sharp departure from the old cranker days, when the likes of BI writer Nicholas Carlson had to write “14 posts a day to make a decent living” and certainly didn’t get free lunch.

We hear that free bagels on Wednesday is a longstanding tradition.

The fact that the company has gone corporate and given free lunches only means one thing: the blog is dead.

The news has been confirmed.

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