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Morning Must-Read: Mark Wilson: The Upshot

For an organization that is working as hard as it possibly can to become a trusted information intermediary--and, overwhelmingly, a useful trusted information intermediary--look at David Leonhardt's The Upshot:

Mark Wilson: The Upshot: "That's the power of The Upshot... online news and data visualization portal on the New York Times' website... entrust[ed]... to the paper's former Washington bureau chief and economics columnist David Leonhardt.... To Leonhardt, The Upshot is more of a laboratory where he can lead a team of 17 cross-disciplinary journalists to rethink news as something approachable and even conversational. The goal: to enable readers to understand the news and by extension, the world, better. publisher. But we live in the puppy-GIF era...