The Wall Street Journal wins the coveted 2014 Slipped Disc award for Gullible Journalism.
Almost every paragraph of Jennifer Maloney’s song of praise to the Met manager can bedisputed by professionals who worked closely with him.
Gelb overspent wildly at Sony and was about to be fired when a friend of his father’s landed him a job at the Met. He has now landed the Met in the ditch of a lost negotiation.
The rest of the article is false history.
We’re surprised to see the Journal submit to such flagrant spin and congratulate them on the award.