Ever wonder why Bill O'Reilly gets the drop on many of his guests on The Factor? Sure, he's a talented TV show host, but even he needs an advantage. Joe Muto describes BIllo's typical details Billo typical work day in his new book, "An...Show More Summary
This afternoon at TPMPrime at 5:30 PM we're going to be doing a live chat with Joe Muto, the author of An Atheist In the Foxhole. You may know him better as the Fox "mole" who wrote on Gawker a...
Tomorrow afternoon at TPMPrime we're going to be doing a live chat with Joe Muto, the author of An Atheist In the Foxhole. You may know him better as the Fox "mole" who wrote on Gawker a while back about...
Joe Muto, the former O’Reilly Factor producer who turned into a “mole” for the leftist gossip site Gwker, has resurfaced thanks to an AP report which chronicles how he pled guilty to two separate misdemeanors for passing along outtake...Show More Summary
The “Fox Mole,” Joe Muto has an excerpt in Salon from his new book chronicling life at the cable news channel. Muto, who pleaded guilty earlier this month to misdemeanor attempted theft and computer tampering charges over his GawkerShow More Summary
In April of 2012, Joe Muto decided to steal unaired video footage of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney from his employer, Fox News, sell the tape to Gawker and then post anonymous online tell-all rants about the network, its bathrooms and prime-time hosts. Show More Summary
Joe Muto, the former O’Reilly Factor producer who was let go after reporting from inside the organization for Gawker, entered a New York City courtroom on Thursday and pled guilty to two misdemeanor charges.
Fox News mole Joe Muto entered a Manhattan courtroom in handcuffs this afternoon, pleading guilty to two misdemeanor charges. A source inside the courtroom tells TVNewser two detectives escorated a cuffed Muto into the courtroom, sat...Show More Summary
Gawker is reporting that Fox News mole, Joe Muto, will plead guilty today to misdemeanor attempted theft and attempted computer tampering charges. The agreement, in which the Manhattan District Attorney’s office has pledged not to file...Show More Summary
Coming in June: An Atheist in the FOXhole: A Liberal's Eight-Year Odyssey Inside the Heart of the Right-Wing Media by Joe Muto.
Joe Muto, the former Fox News associate-producer-turned-infamous-"Fox Mole," was served with a search warrant by police early Wednesday. Investigators seized his laptop, Muto said. "I just got search warranted at 6:30 a.m. by a very polite crew from the DA's office," Muto tweeted. "Took my iPhone, laptop, some old notebooks." Gawker published several columns by [...]
Remember Joe Muto, who, after a day of writing anonymously for Gawker was revealed as the Fox mole, then fired? Of course you do. Well he’s got a book coming out this Spring all about his time at Fox News and Jim Romenesko noticed Amazon.com already has the cover art (you can pre-order for the low, low price of $16.73). Show More Summary
On April 10, Gawker introduced a new columnist: The Fox Mole. The plan was for him to provide Gawker with “regular dispatches from inside the organization,” but then Roger Ailes & Co. “nailed” him. (It took just a day for them to sniff him out.) Joe Muto quickly became a media star. He gave Howard … Read More
Joe Muto, the disgruntled Bill O'Reilly employee promptly fired by Fox News when he started leaking dispatches to Gawker, has surfaced again with similar complaints. This time, the Fox News Mole is writing at Slate, grading the accuracy of Aaron Sorkin's new HBO show The Newsroom against his own experiences ... More »
Slate Congratulations to the person who thought of this: Joe Muto, whose short run as the “Fox Mole” gripped New York media for a workweek, has reviewed “The Newsroom” for Slate. Why not Gawker, where he wrote about
Federal Bureau of Investigation | Security Management The FBI has posted a list of traits of corporate spies, and Security Management’s Carlton Purvis says they’d have helped identify Joe Muto as the Fox Mole: “What Muto did… Read m...
As we noted this week, the Fox News “mole,” Joe Muto, has been shopping a memoir detailing his eight years at the channel. Our sister blog GalleyCat notes that he has already sold it. Penguin Group’s Dutton Imprint will publish the book...Show More Summary
Joe Muto, who dubbed himself the "Fox Mole" in a Gawker blog post about working at Fox News and was caught and fired within days, has gotten a six-figure deal to write a book about his eight years working at the TV network. He claims...Show More Summary
Joe Muto, a former television producer at Fox News, has landed a memoir deal with Penguin Group (USA)’s Dutton imprint. Muto, “a self described bleeding heart liberal,” wrote An Atheist in the Foxhole to recount his eight years at Fox which includes his time working with political commentator Bill O’Reilly. Show More Summary