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Category Archives: Commentary
The Washington Post is not having the best week they’ve ever had. Sunday: “If I could, I would repeal the Internet.” And “…the Internet’s benefits are relatively modest compared with previous transformative technologies.” In a column supposedly about economics. Monday: … Continue reading
Colleagues, There have been some misunderstandings about the latest bargaining update, and I don’t think it completely captures the tone of the negotiations, so I decided to commandeer the email list and blog to give you some more specific details … Continue reading
A while back David Simon, creator of the only two TV shows set in Baltimore ever, said that “the whole [newspaper] industry will continue to collapse until everyone swallows hard and goes behind a paywall.” Why and how he’s hilariously … Continue reading
A lot of people so far today have asked me who I voted for. I have a two-part answer to that: Part 1: None of your business. Screw you. Part 2: I will, however, tell you who I didn’t vote … Continue reading
Bloggers don’t exist. Established media types have tried to draw a distinction between “journalists” and “bloggers” since blog became a word. Whether it’s out of elitism, ignorance or protectionism isn’t clear and mostly irrelevant, but it boils down to the … Continue reading