LanceyHoward's Recent Activity

  1. LanceyHoward replied to the thread Digital First pursuing Gannett.

    I don't think I have seen USA Today sold anywhere other than at an airport newsstand in five years. I only read it when I go to the...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 8:43 AM
  2. LanceyHoward replied to the thread 2018-19 NFL coaching carousel thread.

    I remember Rush had some mental issues. Is that correct?

    Jan 16, 2019 at 7:48 AM
  3. LanceyHoward replied to the thread Digital First pursuing Gannett.

    There are two scenarios. One is Gannett is sold to someone. That someone will want to cut expenses (firing a bunch of people) to pay...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 6:06 AM
  4. LanceyHoward replied to the thread Digital First pursuing Gannett.

    I think that there are cuts to be made at Gannett. I think you could shut down the USA Today print edition and save money. And while...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 5:58 AM
  5. LanceyHoward replied to the thread 2018-19 NFL coaching carousel thread.

    Remind us of what happened.

    Jan 16, 2019 at 3:31 AM
  6. LanceyHoward replied to the thread Digital First pursuing Gannett.

    I read that if the papers turn a profit then the three year clock restarts. DFI profits by state were released for the fiscal year...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 9:24 AM
  7. LanceyHoward replied to the thread Digital First pursuing Gannett.

    DFI has owned the Boulder Daily Camera since Scripps abandoned Denve/Boulderr. In 2011 DFI bought the Longmont Times-Call. Longmont is...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 4:47 AM
  8. LanceyHoward replied to the thread Digital First pursuing Gannett.

    Are the union contracts up in a month? I don't think the union contract is what keeps the JOA alive. My understanding, based upon an...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 4:38 AM
  9. LanceyHoward replied to the thread Working for Trump-like bosses.

    There has been research that a screamer is effective for 18 months. After that people in the organization tune them out.

    Jan 15, 2019 at 4:21 AM
  10. LanceyHoward replied to the thread Digital First pursuing Gannett.

    Ken Doctor, who is the best blogger I know of on the newspaper industry thinks that Gannett is either bought by Digital First or merges...

    Jan 14, 2019 at 3:45 PM
  11. LanceyHoward replied to the thread Digital First pursuing Gannett.

    The Wall Street Journal article said DFI asked the Gannett board to stop making investments in digital. And if a media company is...

    Jan 14, 2019 at 1:08 PM
  12. LanceyHoward replied to the thread Digital First pursuing Gannett.

    Digital First is a very well-managed liquidator. Gannett is an ineptly run publisher. I would prefer Gannett because they are trying...

    Jan 14, 2019 at 12:22 AM
  13. LanceyHoward replied to the thread Jen Rainwater.

    How much was Ms. Rainwater getting paid? Given the proliferation of fan sites that I think that many of those freelancers would at...

    Jan 12, 2019 at 4:52 AM
  14. LanceyHoward replied to the thread This is gonna be one expensive divorce.

    Les Moonvies's second wife was a news anchor. I have long wondered how often anchor chairs are assigned due to someone in a...

    Jan 11, 2019
  15. LanceyHoward replied to the thread NYT sports editor.

    I an not sure of the exact numbers but I think that the Times is expanding staff again, due to the increase in electronic subscription...

    Jan 11, 2019