Elon Musk, Matt Taibbi, and a Modern Media Maelstrom

From a New York Times story by Michael M. Grynbaum headlined “Elon Musk, Matt Taibbi, and a Very Modern Media Maelstrom:”

It was, on the surface, a typical example of reporting the news: a journalist obtains internal documents from a major corporation, shedding light on a political dispute that flared in the waning days of the 2020 presidential race.

But when it comes to Elon Musk and Twitter, nothing is typical.