FiveThirtyEight moving to the New York Times

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Erik Kain

Erik writes about video games at Forbes and politics at Mother Jones. He's the contributor of The League though he hasn't written much here lately. He can be found occasionally composing 140 character cultural analysis on Twitter.

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  1. Avatar North says:

    Nate did yeomans’s work in the 2008. His site was pretty much must-read. Definitly deserving. I hope the Grey Lady doesn’t try to hide him behind a pay wall or he’ll be smothered.Report

  2. Avatar gregiank says:

    Yup 538 is an officially great site. It appears he has a sweet deal. He still has his site and ultimate ownership of what he produces but the NYT will bring him a lot more attention and give the NYT some of its luster back.Report

  3. Avatar Rufus F. says:

    It’s good to hear that a few good bloggers are going to reach a larger audience. Good luck with the T/S deal.

    Now, if say Vanity Fair wants to buy out the League, I say we hold out until we can get Annie Leibowitz to do a photo shoot of the writers here.Report

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