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  1. Bronco77 liked Doc Holliday's post in the thread Okay, now let's start a stringer rates threat....

    We pay $75 a story and $50 a photo. I think that's OK. Not great but at least somewhat alright. Back in the 90s, I got $100 a game from...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 1:20 PM
  2. Bronco77 replied to the thread Sports page designer/copy editor — Little Rock, AR.

    A seven-person sports desk? Don't know much about the specifics of the situation there, but that's a good-size desk for this day and...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 12:27 PM
  3. Bronco77 replied to the thread What's with all the hyphens anymore?.

    My shop goes in the other direction. Our directive is to hyphenate sparingly. In the above examples, we'd go with "3 1/2 years," "2 1/2...

    Aug 18, 2019 at 2:18 PM
  4. Bronco77 liked Baron Scicluna's post in the thread Obscene Obituary Rates.

    I told this story on here years ago, but one of my better moments in journalism was in my first year at a small-town weekly. And I...

    Aug 17, 2019 at 12:11 PM
  5. Bronco77 liked daytonadan1983's post in the thread Obscene Obituary Rates.

    Frederick, my good sir, I DEMAND this conversation and wish I could unload on the local shop MANAGEMENT without adverse affect on my...

    Aug 17, 2019 at 11:14 AM
  6. Bronco77 liked Fredrick's post in the thread Obscene Obituary Rates.

    And Daytonadan sorry for your loss and sorry you hate to bite your tongue experiencing that shake-down. Bless you and your mom.

    Aug 17, 2019 at 11:13 AM