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The sj.comization of Balt. Sun

Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by goalmouth, Sep 17, 2008.

  1. goalmouth

    goalmouth Active Member

  2. VJ

    VJ Member

    If you're Sam Zell, you might be a douchebag.
     
  3. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Active Member

    57th way to tell if you're a douchebag: You write an article ...

    (c'mon, you know where I'm going with this)
     
  4. VJ

    VJ Member

    On a serious note, can anyone who reads RedEye on a regular basis tell me if this is the kind of stuff you find in there on a daily basis? My impression was it wasn't quite as dumbed down.
     
  5. SF_Express

    SF_Express Active Member

    Editor defends its use here:

    http://poynter.org/forum/view_post.asp?id=13599

    The fact is, I agree with her to a great extent.

    We write things here -- not mainstream print -- that I never would have dreamed of considering in any of my print jobs.

    Different audiences, different sensibilities.
     
  6. Moderator1

    Moderator1 Moderator Staff Member

    I thought it was pretty damn funny
     
  7. goalmouth

    goalmouth Active Member

    You would. You're just another provincial clod in the blast zone down there.:)
     
  8. Moderator1

    Moderator1 Moderator Staff Member

    Yeah, brah.
     
  9. Frank_Ridgeway

    Frank_Ridgeway Well-Known Member

    OK, they've covered douchebags. Are douchenozzles next week?
     
  10. Dickens Cider

    Dickens Cider New Member

    No. In fact, I quite enjoy RedEye.
     
  11. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    What about asshats? And too bad Carlin's not around to do Asshole/Jackoff/Scumbag
     
  12. MrWrite

    MrWrite Member

    I went to college with the guy who wrote that. For whatever that's worth.
     
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