Newsweek forces Dan Lyons to quit blogging

Tech, Web

From The Standard comes this

First it was Fake Steve Jobs, now it’s Real Dan Lyons.

A frustrated Dan Lyons told me this afternoon that he is hanging up his personal blog at after his Newsweek bosses made him yank a blog post where Lyons (rightfully) called Yahoo’s PR staff “lying sacks of shit.”

Did anyone at Newsweek actually read Fake Steve? Those viciously funny barbs were the main attraction of the blog.