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A column to make you cringe

Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by caesarsghost, Jan 17, 2007.

  1. caesarsghost

    caesarsghost Member


    The boss that he mentions, Jack Gatecliff, is in the Hockey Hall of Fame. I guess there were a few journalism tips he didn't pass on. I mean the obvious ethical problems, not the obvious writing problems. I didn't start this thread to knock the guy's ability. Fight through the first few graphs to see why I posted ...
  2. Blog Is My Co-Pilot

    Blog Is My Co-Pilot New Member

    I'll take "Stories I should never inlcude in my clips file" for 100, Alex.
  3. Wow. Forget about the poor writing. That was about the most unprofessional thing I've ever read.
  4. silvercharm

    silvercharm Member


    I'll take "Stories that lead to a pink slip" for $200, Alex.
  5. HejiraHenry

    HejiraHenry Well-Known Member

    Well, it would make a great Christmas letter to family ...
  6. Idaho

    Idaho Active Member

    Maybe it's not a big deal in Canada.
  7. Claws for Concern

    Claws for Concern Active Member

    It should be even bigger there.
  8. Flying Headbutt

    Flying Headbutt Moderator Staff Member

    At least he didn't write about looking at the goalie's manhood.
  9. Claws for Concern

    Claws for Concern Active Member

    Look at the bright side: When he's let go, he's got an NHL hockey stick! ... to put on eBay.
  10. EE94

    EE94 Guest

    there's a reason the guy is writing for the St. Catharines Standard
    Not exactly the Dallas Morning News when it comes to sports
  11. BYH

    BYH Active Member

    That. Was. Awful.
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