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So, does this help or hurt the print resume?

Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by novelist_wannabe, Mar 5, 2010.

  1. novelist_wannabe

    novelist_wannabe Well-Known Member

    Red & Black reporters arrested ...

  2. Point of Order

    Point of Order Active Member

    Why is this a story? Because they wish they were as high profile as the football players whose arrests the paper writes about? Weak.
  3. fishhack2009

    fishhack2009 Active Member

    The proverbial rock and a hard place. If you don't run it, you open yourself to criticism that you're protecting your own.
  4. awriter

    awriter Active Member

    There's this thing called a police blotter, and from what I read, that's where this belongs. It's not news.
  5. Piotr Rasputin

    Piotr Rasputin New Member

    Looks like these guys ran afoul of the student paper's editor in chief.
  6. spaceman

    spaceman Active Member

    i'd hire 'em
  7. jlee

    jlee Well-Known Member

    I don't suspect the Red & Black has a police blotter, so I think a short item like this is fine.
  8. Drip

    Drip Active Member

    How come they weren't smiling?
  9. Point of Order

    Point of Order Active Member

    I like that Smart Mop commercial that comes on TV late at night, especially when he puts it in the water bucket then holds it over his head and says "Best part? No Drip"s.
  10. Drip

    Drip Active Member

    Wow. That's profound. Late at night, I'm usually getting my rest next to someone very warm a cuddly who loves me back while you are watching TV commercials. You must really love electronic devices.
  11. HorseWhipped

    HorseWhipped Guest

  12. sgreenwell

    sgreenwell Well-Known Member

    How do they have a police reporter then? Unless they're a fan of titles, it seems silly to identify someone as a "police reporter" unless that is their regular beat.
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