Friday, November 9, 2012

Press Baron


“I buy newspapers to make money to buy more newspapers to make money. As for editorial content, that’s the stuff you separate ads with.”

Roy Thomson, 1st Baron Thomson of Fleet (1894-1976), Canadian newspaper magnate

Whatever happened to Thomson newspapers?

• Editorial Comment: But at least the unapologetic press baron did read the paper . . . 

Yesterday’s WORD: Did you miss yesterday’s WORDs from conservative columnist  Thomas Sowell, on media bias? Click here.

News from USU’s award-winning student news site, The Hard News Café

Journalism and PR students scramble, learn in crisis simulation, by Kristen Munson
Aggie TV News: Election 2012, 2 Valley suicides, sports & a snowy forecast, (Nov. 7) anchored by Ryan Humphries and Romina Nedakovic 
USU students run exit polls as Republicans sweep Utah in Obama win, by D. Whitney Smith
American, 25, postpones life to save abandoned children of Ethiopia, by Mackinzie Hamilton (special from The Oregonian)

PeezPIX by Ted Pease

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(Be)Friend Dr. Ted, Professor of Interesting Stuff

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