Megan McCarthy: “The Cyborg of Nnews, the Borg Queen of the Blogosphere”


Megan McCarthy: “The Cyborg of Nnews, the Borg Queen of the Blogosphere”

In a profile of Mediagazer editor Megan McCarthy just out in the American Journalism Review, veteran edtor and her former boss Owen Thomas calls her “the cyborborg of news, the borg queen of the blogosphere.”He explains her value in changing journalism ecosystem: “Megan is not a storyteller. She’s a natural story collector. Increasingly, that’s a role that has value.”Bring Your Algorithm to LunchWe caught up with her yesterday for lunch in Manhattan.