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Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by thereligiouswrong, Dec 24, 2006.

  1. So the same day my shop lays off 30 people, we run a front-page story about a locally based bank that lays off 70. Yet no published word on our blood-letting, a week before Christmas no less. I was told we're trying to sweep it under the rug. Fuckers.
  2. yeah, well I'm drunk
  3. Moderator1

    Moderator1 Moderator Staff Member

    but in the morning you, sir, shall be sober and I'll still be ugly.
  4. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    Despite what Mr. Churchill said, be sure the competition/TV stations know about the layoffs...
    We, the media, suck when it comes to reporting bad news amongst ourselves...
  5. fishwrapper

    fishwrapper Active Member

    "Is there anything more beautiful than a beautiful, beautiful flamingo, flying across in front of a beautiful sunset? And he's carrying a beautiful rose in his beak, and also he's carrying a very beautiful painting with his feet. And also, you're drunk."
  6. Were we a tad fat? I suppose. Thing is, the middle-management fucks were spared. I guess the poor timing was an accounting gig for the books at the end of the year.
  7. Flying Headbutt

    Flying Headbutt Moderator Staff Member

    Become that little birdie we all rely on.
  8. Gold

    Gold Active Member

    Two words: Alternative Weekly
  9. Satchel Pooch

    Satchel Pooch Member

    That's strong work right there, Jack!
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