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Hot on the heels of a rumored pay-for-play party-coverage situation, is reviewing its employment of social chronicler Derek Blasberg. Spokesperson Eleanor Banco issued this statement to Jezebel: "We are reviewing this matter (referring to Derek Blasberg) internally. For the record, it is not our policy to assign writers to cover events if they are receiving any other financial remuneration in connection with that event and we have no further comment on the subject." [Jezebel]