While you search for a non-blog alternative to the NY Times to spend your valuable time, you can continue to read the NY Times even after you hit the infamous New York Times paywall (two weeks earlier here in Canada).
No, I don't mean getting a second job at Tim Horten's. No, pestering your blog or microblog (aka Twitter) readers with links is not the most efficient way either. Simply press backspace until you hit html.
If you can't figure it out from the following pictures, may I suggest that a Newscorp product might be better adapted to your intellect.