FIRST CITY TO LOSE ITS DAILY NEWSPAPER • Ann Arbor, Mich. The town’s only daily, The Ann Arbor News, will close in July. Sad.
REPORTERS, RAISE YOUR HANDS IF YOU FLEW IN A CORPORATE JET TO GET TO THE CAUCUS • Poor New York Times has to sell its corporate jet, which reporters used during the campaign. Maybe GM will buy it. Now they really are the “drive-by” media.
ONE SHARE OF NYT STOCK WON’T EVEN BUY A SUNDAY PAPER • Sad, sad, sad for the ‘paper of record.’
EASY TRANSITION • Newsroom to strip club: “It has been easier than I thought. I feel lucky.”
STOP YOUR WHINING • Why guilting readers into saving newspapers is a bad idea (not sure how long that link will remain active).
DECONSTRUCTING THE DASH • Chip Scanlan explains usage of one my favorite punctuation marks — really.
KRISTOF TO CRIMSON • “Columnists should be a subspecies of reporters, not simply pontificators.” Amen!