Oof. Salon is giving readers the "subscribe or deal with tons of annoying ads" ultimatum. Poor Salon. It's fun to read, but I'm not about to subscribe to read stupid Amy Reiter's second hand gossip. But on the other hand, somebody please give Stephanie Zacaharek, Charles Taylor, and Carina Chocano more work. Salon clings to dot-com swagger [Via Romenesko's Media News]