Michael Lacy

Raw Deal+

Yikes! A 23-year-old middle school teacher in Cambridge, Maryland was placed on administrative…

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Reached Bottom, Auguring In+

We looked in recently on Tony Ortega, late editor of the Village Voice, at his new assignment…

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Fade To Black+

We dropped in on The Village Voice just now to take a gander at how they are faring after…

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Dead Man Walking+

“This employee, who hit rock bottom some time ago, is now proceeding to auger…

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A-Rod’s Accusers?+

Where there’s smoke…someone might be smoking.  And something doesn’t…

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The Pope of Print+

Kelly Cramer claims infallibility — live and under oath: See more, if you…

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More Cramer Video+

Called finally to account yourself, you foam about how it is McMahan’s practice…

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Strange Brew+

Readers following our ongoing interest in the KellyCramer/Village Voice attempt…

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The Voice Loves Children. Really.+

Summer ends, politicians rail, schools open (except in Chicago, where the highest-paid…

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Hacked and Back+

Someone doesn’t like us, and we can guess who it is.   Recently, a number…

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Memo to William Morean+

“ex-wives make great sources….”   Mr. William Morean…

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Questions For Kelly+

When we last left off with Kelly Cramer, author of Village Voice Media’s stories…

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Slow Posts, Fast Change+

“Oh, for a beaker full of the warm South!” Keats wrote that, and I know just…

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Village Voice Pimps Our Kids+

[Editor's Note:  This story originally ran here on January 30, 2011] Village Voice…

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The Last Nail In The VV McMahan Story: Extortion Pure and Simple+

  “I don’t know how it all got started –  I don’t know…

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VV Deathwatch III: He Just Can’t Help It+

Can time finally be running out for Mr. Ortega? Last week the Village Voice ran a feature…

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Village Voice DeathWatch, Part II+

“With Wayne Barrett and Tom Robbins gone, there is no longer any reason to read…

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Tony Ortega: Three Lies and You’re Out+

Poor Tony Ortega. Stuck in a dead-end job as editor of the Broward New Times, a weekly…

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