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Ole Miss student paper not thrilled with chancellor pick

Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by Batman, Oct 4, 2019.

  1. Batman

    Batman Well-Known Member

    And wrote an editorial stating as much, capped with a simple headline. Was wondering what others thought about it, with the naughty word.

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  2. TheSportsPredictor

    TheSportsPredictor Well-Known Member

    It's a student newspaper. They are known for such shenanigans.
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  3. Danwriter

    Danwriter Member

    Trump said "bullshit" on Twitter the day before yesterday. Yet another way he's moved the culture bar.
  4. Azrael

    Azrael Well-Known Member

    It was all caps, too.


    You wanted a change agent in the White House?

    You got one.

    Even Jeb(!) isn't sure what to do.

  5. tapintoamerica

    tapintoamerica Well-Known Member

    I suppose it served its purpose. Click. Click.
  6. sgreenwell

    sgreenwell Well-Known Member

    I mean, what's the context? Do you have a link to the news story and the editorial? I'm generally not super enthused about "shock" headlines, but I do think they're warranted from time to time. If the story warrants it, I think it can be appropriate to have a strong or shocking headline. (Or picture, for that matter.)
  7. Slacker

    Slacker Well-Known Member

    BULLSHIT as the jump line was a nice touch.

    “Look, if we're in, let's go all in ... ”
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