Monthly Archives: October 2003

Outrage Radio

October 31, 2003
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Sheila Lennon interviews the guys behind the new liberal radio show.

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When your house burns down

October 31, 2003
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Tequila Mockingbird tells about when it happened to her. Another thing about this post: it’s a fist to the face of anybody who says there’s no good writing in blogs.

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What about Western?

October 31, 2003
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The ACES folks want to know: upper or lower case, particulary in regards to music?

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Happy Halloween

October 31, 2003
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… and in keeping with my tradition of ripping on everything good and traditional, I offer this link to a Canadian newspaper which says the Martian Invasion Hoax of 1938 was the subject of an even greater hoax: the notion that millions were conned by Orson Welles & company. On the subject of spooks,...

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New CJR issue online

October 31, 2003
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See for yourself.

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Job update

October 30, 2003
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Wichita Eagle needs a copy editor on the sports desk (I know this because the Mercury News just hired someone away from the Eagle’s sports desk.). Houston Chronicle needs a senior copy editor. Sarasota Herald Tribune needs a copy editor. L.A. Times needs an associate editor for its editorial page staff. Des Moines Register...

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Link payback

October 30, 2003
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Mike Lawson is quitting his day job to be a fulltime freelance newsie. He links to me so I’m returning the fave, and pointing to this swell quote on his blog: Did you hear that the Republican National Committee is changing their emblem from an elephant to a condom? The National Chairman of the...

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On corrections

October 30, 2003
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Florida J-student Heather Leslie ponders what ought to be corrected, and what oughtn’t.

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Newsflash: JFK ordered full Vietnam withdrawal

October 30, 2003
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Sheila Lennon posts to a blogger’s summation that Kennedy really did want to get us out of Vietnam, and there’s tape to prove it.

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Masses still like the media

October 30, 2003
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At least that’s what they’re telling the advertising folks.

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