Editors’ blogs

Give ’em a hand.

April 9, 2004
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A Hulk hand, that is.

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Newsdesigner feels the love

April 5, 2004
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The guy put in some major keyboard time tracking how papers played the Fallujah atrocities story, and it’s getting him noticed.

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Timely rants

April 1, 2004
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Jen’s baggage got lost on the way to Gainesville. Willcopy has had it with gossip posing as entertainment coverage.

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Blogging from Ocala

March 30, 2004
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Jeremy Verdusco, copy editor at the Ocala Star Banner, has created blocletters.com, where he plans to perform the usual blogging tasks. What’s unusual about Jeremy’s new blog is that he’s put a lot of work into polishing its look before going public. I met Jeremy at the ACES conference and we talked blogging a...

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Gravity of the blogosphere

March 29, 2004
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Jen tried her darnedest but couldn’t achieve escape velocity.

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Clifton on Beltway folkways

March 27, 2004
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Doug Clifton gives a nice summary of the Richard Clarke affair. I thought this passage was telling: Let’s assume Clarke’s version of things is true. He thought the Bush administration was being less than attentive to the terrorist threat but when called upon to do the administration’s bidding in a background briefing, he played...

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Quote of the day

March 26, 2004
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Bring nearly 400 copy editors together for three days in a confined space and you produce magic. And bitching. Clay, summarizing last week’s ACES shindig

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A fond goodbye

March 26, 2004
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Travis Smith talks about his last day as editor of Variety.com. And then it happened. Eyes got moist. A tear was seen — two or three, truth be told. Hugs were shared. What had been joking, and sad, and a little stilted though of course very well meaning and earnest all day — all...

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Hire Tequila Mockingbird

March 25, 2004
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Seems her most recent employer no longer needs her. Great chance for somebody to snag the writingest blogger I know.

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Tasty blogroll

March 24, 2004
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I’m still on vacation this week so today you get a list of cool links to check out; the scintillating commentary will have to wait till later. Editorsweblog: More Californians read the New Yorker than New Yorkers do. Nicole Stockdale links to true tales of linguist humor. Forgot who posted this wonderful link: How...

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