Disclaimer: I write for a newspaper. It is the Platte County Landmark. It is a relatively small, locally owned newspaper that is a fun read. My opinions in this column are my own and do not represent the views of the Platte County Landmark. (Although they probably mirror themâ€¦)
Much hand-wringing […]
I contribute a weekly column to theÂ Platte County LandmarkÂ under the â€œRambling Moronâ€ name. Itâ€™s a great Northland Newspaper andÂ well worth a subscription. The following is an copy of my article which appeared in the 1/2/13 edition – printed with permission.
MR. GORBACHEV, TEAR DOWN THIS PAYWALL
Like many […]
Yeah, I know that’s a bit ironic coming from someone who has been critical of you in the past. But I think you’re man enough to let that roll off your back. And I’m going to try to be man enough to say some things that are long overdue.
You’re contemplating a move […]
I fully recognize that using the term “War” throws shame and insult to those who are actually fighting real wars, but “Radio Showdown” seems trite. So indulge me.
It’s already been an interesting campaign. Since my “Open Letter” which was a small snowball traveling down a hill, we’ve seen a flip in the station […]
There are two lethal accusations you can put on a journalist. The first is plagarism and the second is to prove that a write misquoted you.
Nowadays, most journalists have audio recording devices and record interviews they conduct, so it’s much more difficult to completely misquote someone. But, after a discussion with a local journalist […]