Got Your Attention
About This Show
"Got Your Attention" turns ATTN: editorial pitch meetings into a game for your entertainment. The way this works is pretty simple, ATTN: staff members pitch our host a story, if the host decides it is worth discussing, they get a point.
Most Recent Episode
Ep. 20: Interview with Doree Shafrir, a millionaire's BS about avocado toast, Kellyanne Conway's Trump comments, whitewashing, and how to talk about big news.
7 days ago
Senior Editor Sarah Gray interviews Doree Shafrir, senior writer at BuzzFeed News and author of the new novel "Startup" (42:17).
The ATTN: staff also chat about Kellyanne Conway's alleged comments to a "Morning Joe" host about Trump during the campaign (2:21), how actors are fighting back against whitewashing (9:00), a millionaire's comments about Millennials and avocado toast (and the immediate backlash) (18:02), and in a world where there are sets of "alternative facts" how do we talk about big news events (30:03)?
"Got Your Attention" turns ATTN: editorial pitch meetings into a game for your entertainment. This week it features Senior Analyst Katie Fleeman, Head of Editorial Mike Vainisi, Senior Editor Sarah Gray, and Senior Social Trends Editor Omri Rolan.