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Quotes and writing

Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by SportsDude, Feb 11, 2007.

  1. fishwrapper

    fishwrapper Active Member

    So, let me get this straight...
    Your lede is about something that happened in the game?
    And you use quotes to reflect or support your lede?

  2. Breakyoself

    Breakyoself Member

    ah, my bad. you were mocking me. nicely played.
  3. fishwrapper

    fishwrapper Active Member

    Sorry. Couldn't resist.
  4. Breakyoself

    Breakyoself Member

    it's cool. i didn't even think twice because of people above stating how they formulate their stories after interviews. not until i reread it did i notice.
  5. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    So the story is about you and not the participants. Gotcha.
  6. expendable

    expendable Well-Known Member

    Hmmm. I've always been told to hang them with their own words.
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