While I have deep conviction in the insights and analysis to be gleaned from social media (I am after all still in the industry two years later), Apple was not interested in joining the social-media intelligence game.
Sources say it was a matter of the show going in a different creative direction, and not a reflection of the actress’ performance.
Fairman said homicide detectives interviewed Hicks' son, who told them his mother was angry at Hayes because he had started a relationship with another woman and wanted her to leave the house.
After an argument in which Hayes swung at Hicks, she told her son she would find someone to hurt Hayes, Fairman said.
So, two years later and now with the final nail in the publicly facing Topsy coffin, what did Apple get for its over 0 million?
From 2005 to 2006, Hayes was a Schumann Center Writing Fellow at In These Times. On November 1, 2007, The Nation named him its Washington, D. Hayes has also hosted other MSNBC shows such as The Ed Show, Countdown With Keith Olbermann, and The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell.
On November 5, 2010, MSNBC announced that Hayes would be filling in for Keith Olbermann during Olbermann's suspension.
Hayes's mother was a school teacher and now works for the NYC Department of Education.
he began a four-year stint at In These Times, a labor-focused monthly magazine based in Chicago, where he was a senior editor. Hayes wrote extensively on issues central to the liberal community, including what ails the Democratic Party in the post-9/11 era Hayes guest-hosted The Rachel Maddow Show in July 2010, while Maddow was traveling in Afghanistan and often filled in for Maddow when she was absent.