LanceyHoward's Recent Activity

  1. LanceyHoward replied to the thread Arkansas paper going all digital.

    With advertisers fleeing print I don't think I don't think converting to digital is much of a gamble. The end is near.

    May 25, 2019 at 4:23 PM
  2. LanceyHoward replied to the thread Warren Buffett says papers “are toast”.

    I see your point but it is hard to hang tough when you are seeing you net worth evaporate (For example, McClatchy stock is down about...

    May 25, 2019 at 9:43 AM
  3. LanceyHoward replied to the thread All-purpose open-wheel (F1, IRL) racing thread.

    I thought both entities were already controlled by the France's. So this has little impact on the product NASCAR puts out.

    May 25, 2019 at 6:19 AM
  4. LanceyHoward replied to the thread Content Editor for Sports, The Palm Beach Post.

    We were talking about this on another thread. Gatehouse bought this a year ago. Approximately how many editorial positions have been cut?

    May 24, 2019 at 11:18 AM
  5. LanceyHoward replied to the thread GateHouse to buy Schurz publishing division.

    The article said that Gatehouse did not buy the headquarters building. Which leads to the question of where the staffers are going to...

    May 24, 2019 at 4:39 AM
  6. LanceyHoward replied to the thread Arkansas paper going all digital.

    Rack sales have fallen dramatically and been sharply curtailed in many markets. I don't think the paper will publish an edition daily....

    May 24, 2019 at 4:05 AM
  7. LanceyHoward replied to the thread Warren Buffett says papers “are toast”.

    I think you are trying to shoot the messenger.

    May 23, 2019 at 6:07 AM
  8. LanceyHoward replied to the thread 2018-19 NBA Thread.

    Magic probably takes meetings. He has a lot of business interests. My guess is that he is a rainmaker. If one of Magic's business...

    May 23, 2019 at 3:00 AM
  9. LanceyHoward replied to the thread TSN SportsCentre Raptor coverage.

    When things go well lots of media outlets start to become boosters. How does TSN cover the Blue Jays and Raptors when adversity strikes?

    May 23, 2019 at 2:18 AM
  10. LanceyHoward replied to the thread 2019 NFL off-season thread.

    I think it is stupid for the Bills to do this, if nothing else because of the amount of publicity that reissuing the number would...

    May 22, 2019 at 3:54 AM
  11. LanceyHoward replied to the thread The Athletic keeps growing ........

    We are getting into the minutia of labor law but I think it would be hard to categorize a true beat writer as a contractor. If an...

    May 21, 2019 at 11:28 AM
  12. LanceyHoward replied to the thread The Athletic keeps growing ........

    I think that the only people who care about the WNBA are super hard core sports fans who already subscribe to the Athletic for other sports.

    May 21, 2019 at 8:53 AM
  13. LanceyHoward replied to the thread F--- boxing.

    I don't remember what I was watching but I remember a trailer coming across the screen saying Douglas had knocked Tyson out. No event,...

    May 21, 2019 at 8:31 AM
  14. LanceyHoward replied to the thread 2019 College Basketball Coaching Carousel.

    I think that Howard's lack of college coaching/recruiting experience would make the hire a disaster. I can't think of an NBA type who...

    May 21, 2019 at 8:27 AM
  15. LanceyHoward replied to the thread The Athletic keeps growing ........

    I pay $60 bucks a year for my subscription. In a major market 50K(?) salary for a beat writer. And another 20K in benefits. The WNBA...

    May 21, 2019 at 5:19 AM
  16. LanceyHoward replied to the thread WSJ: Going around the globe is the same as the cost of a laptop.

    I wish.

    May 21, 2019 at 3:55 AM
  17. LanceyHoward replied to the thread All-purpose open-wheel (F1, IRL) racing thread.

    How the mighty have fallen. Little Al was driving a Volkswagon Beetle.

    May 21, 2019 at 3:54 AM
  18. LanceyHoward replied to the thread GateHouse to buy Schurz publishing division.

    Gatehouse is running out of cash. When they went on their buying binge they seemed to buy everything everywhere and worried little...

    May 20, 2019 at 5:29 PM
  19. LanceyHoward replied to the thread WSJ: Going around the globe is the same as the cost of a laptop.

    I subscribe to the Wall Street Journal. I certainly drag down their demographics.

    May 20, 2019 at 5:17 PM
  20. LanceyHoward replied to the thread All-purpose open-wheel (F1, IRL) racing thread.

    I think that question belongs on the politics thread.

    May 20, 2019 at 10:39 AM
  21. LanceyHoward replied to the thread All-purpose open-wheel (F1, IRL) racing thread.

    It has been 35 years since I graduated from IU and I have been back to Central Indiana just once. How many people actually attend the...

    May 20, 2019 at 10:38 AM
  22. LanceyHoward replied to the thread GateHouse to buy Schurz publishing division.

    Where do Quincy and Hannibal print? I am sure that one of the motivations is to combine printing in one plant which will probably be...

    May 20, 2019 at 4:53 AM