I ordinarily don’t do this, but I must urge anyone within sight of my blog to read an article that truly sums up what’s happened to newspapers.
As the iceberg drew closer, folks turned up the footlights and called out another request. And the band played on….
Nothing’s more direct than a pop in the shnoz. Here it comes, courtesy of Walter Pincus at the Columbia Journalism Review:
(P.S. After reading this, I take back all the bad things I’ve said about journalism school.)