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Did Gawker go too far? Not everyone agrees

Last week, the notoriously in-your-face gossip site Gawker.com was forced to remove a story about a married top media executive alleged to have tried to arrange a tryst with a male escort. The Washington Post’s Erik Wemple and The Daily Beast’s Lloyd Grove join with more on the resulting backlash from a range of reporters.

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