The news website was launched on December 22, 2020. After being accused of stealing and losing some of its editors due to conflicts with shareholders, it has become its third editor.
This is an amazing turning point, and we think this is the first time for April Fool’s Day.Although all Swedish newspapers predict that news sites are about to disappear announcement (Pronounced “bubble”), only existed for three and a half months, the former head of the editorial page of the “New York Times” Andrew Rosenthal (Andrew Rosenthal) New York TimesAnnounced as a new editor.
joke? Not really.In an interview with “American Magazine” Vanity Fair, On April 7, the relevant personnel confirmed: Yes, he accepted the position, even though his experience in Sweden is limited to the experience he saw during his trip to Stockholm, when he was the director of the Associated Press (AP) office in 1980 Agency in Moscow in the 19’s.As for his knowledge of the Scandinavian Kingdom news, no more than “What he learned while watching Girl with dragon tattoo (Film adaptation of the first volume of the trilogy millennium) », Specify the article.
Normally, the arrival of Mr. Rosenthal, 65, who will work remotely from his home in Montclair, New Jersey, is full of enthusiasm, and this country has unlimited admiration for almost everything. This is from the United States. .On the contrary, this recruitment will only cause misunderstanding and ridicule, especially when serving as the former editorial director Lydia Polgreen New York Times,After that Huffington PostRevealed on Twitter “All former editors right now Contacted this position on LinkedIn ».
According to the Swedish Daily expressionAccording to reports, they were contacted by the American recruitment company ECA Partners. One of the company’s leaders is announcement, Swedish entrepreneur Atta Tarki.Not afraid of the absurdity, the job posting will show the website as “One of the most successful newspaper distributions in modern Swedish history”.