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No longer "ex"mediahack. :)

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by exmediahack, Jun 29, 2012.

  1. exmediahack

    exmediahack Well-Known Member

    I am back. :)

    What a welcome turn of events.

    Back to sports full time by college football season. Can't believe it. 10 years ago, I transitioned to news for more money. Now in a larger city (with actual sports), moving into a plum job. Negotiated everything I asked for. Shocked they said yes. Holy crap.

    Yet now I come back with a decade of hard news reporting and all the web skills I need.

    Oh wait. Now I have to deal with those swimming parents again. Better than knocking on the doors of parents of dead soldiers or teens involved in crashes.
  2. imjustagirl

    imjustagirl Active Member

  3. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    You came back to deal with prep parents? You must be a sucker for punishment... :)

    Congrats man...
  4. Buck

    Buck Well-Known Member

    Never enjoyed covering sports as much after doing news.
  5. Bubbler

    Bubbler Well-Known Member

  6. Buck

    Buck Well-Known Member

    So you've always been a hack, and you've always worked in media?
    There seems to be a lack of clarity or accuracy = sports is perfect for you.
  7. LongTimeListener

    LongTimeListener Well-Known Member

    So now when your kid doesn't get that baseball scholarship, the writer you blame it on is ... you?

    Congrats and good luck.
  8. murphyc

    murphyc Well-Known Member

    Congrats mediahack. :)
  9. Baron Scicluna

    Baron Scicluna Well-Known Member

    Good luck.
  10. TigerVols

    TigerVols Well-Known Member

    Congrats, Hack.

    And thanks for pissing in his cereal, Buck. Great job!
  11. Happy for you, Hack.
  12. exmediahack

    exmediahack Well-Known Member

    Thanks all.

    Yes this came out of nowhere, really. Main sports anchor left for a big city and none of the candidates really impressed, I suppose. Mgmt approached me. I was floored as I've been out of the game for all of my 30s.

    As for baseball scholarships, I fully expect all to be eliminated in ten years. Haha.
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