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How about a moratorium on "distraction" stories?

Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by cranberry, Jan 7, 2009.

  1. cranberry

    cranberry Well-Known Member

    It just strikes me as an increasingly overused and lazy way to extend a story and attach any incident, big or small, to the rest of a team. Save it for when an All-Star catcher crashes his plane and dies.
     
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