Former Gawker editor and Awl founder Choire Sicha: “If I were going to be buying things now, I would be buying media properties. You get a lot of bang for your buck. People are making good, stable money, recession or no. Now is the time that people should be trying things and having fun.”

Choire Sicha’s Plea: Stay Away, Stupid People!: Matt Pressman | Vanity Fair.