Tag Archives: AOL

AOL, Arianna Huffington to be sued by unpaid bloggers

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We know that Arianna Huffington’s practice of not paying Huffington Post bloggers for their work is morally reprehensible, but is it illegal? We’re about to find out, as HuffPo bloggers have agreed to file a class-action suit against Huffington and AOL, according to Forbes. Union organizer and journalist Jonathan[...]

“Boycott AOL and Huffington Post” – Behind the Untimely Death of Cinematical

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Staying on top of the ever-changing Cinematical story this week has been a full-time job. The sad irony of that assessment is that just about everyone associated with the story will be out of a job by the time this article publishes. Patricia Chui, former editor-in-chief at Moviefone,[...]

“Do NOT write for Arianna Huffington or AOL!”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Cinematical deserves an Irish wake, the kind of rowdy, drunken, affectionate affair held on “The Wire” when one of Baltimore’s finest fell. The deceased would be laid out on the pool table of a dive bar while surviving officers drank, sang along to The Pogues, and solemnly[...]

Huffington Post signs $315 million deal with AOL

HollywoodNews.com: It was announced Sunday evening that AOL Inc. has made a pricey deal with the Huffington Post, one that will now merge the two Internet venues into the Huffington Post Media Group. With the approval from the boards of both companies, AOL bought the news-and-opinion website for $315 million in[...]