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[UPDATED] What it takes to get your newspaper delivered to the right place these days. garage. Norman W. Larson, a retired University of St. Thomas professor and former staffer at the Minneapolis Tribune (it merged with the Star in 1982), posts on Facebook (friends-only setting): ...
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Seth D. Michael tweeted after seeing this in Thursday's New York Times Bits section: “Extremely optimistic NYT illustration has a guy in a driverless car reading a print-edition newspaper.” Was it the artist's idea, or Times editors'? I wondered. Did he consider a drawing a tablet instead of a ...
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Hunter S. Thonpson at Northwestern in 1984.
The day Hunter S. Thompson visited Medill. Chicago Tribune, March 1, 1984 nuvisit. It always seems to happen: I look for one thing in a newspaper's archives and end up finding something more interesting. Note that a 19-year-old Jonathan Eig – now a bestselling author – is quoted in the story.
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I had a good time chatting with longtime friend Todd Ciske: http://www.wfaq.com/WFAQ_Jim_Romenesko%20Interview_8_16_15.mp3
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Cottonelle's PR agency now says reporters with passes to the New Kids on the Block concert won't be asked to write about the toilet paper's sponsorship.
Never mind! I asked Kimberly-Clark, which has the Cottonelle brand, about the order to cover the toilet paper sponsorship and got this response (with my boldface) from its PR agency, Ketchum. We'd like to clarify that invited media are welcome to join us for the concert, however, ...
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Missing cat's name is redacted in police log. missingcat. The Portsmouth Police Department has a strange habit of blacking out names of missing pets. In February, the cops redacted a dog's name – I called and learned her name is Amber – and this week the department shielded the name of a missing ...
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I founded MediaGossip.com in 1999. The Poynter Institute acquired the domain name, then hired me to run its MediaNews site. When MediaNews Group chain issued a cease-and-desist order, my page was changed to ROMENESKO. I left Poynter in late 2011 and now run JimRomenesko.com, as well as StarbucksGossip.com.

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