Hot Metal Type

I’m barreling down Interstate 5 with Seattle behind me and Portland ahead, when it dawns on me: I’m a journeyman. I’ve just finished two weeks at one fill-in editing gig and I’m off to another one. …

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Sad news: AP jargon gets the shove

(This appeared on an earlier blog.) As a former daily-newspaper journalist (and for a brief time many years ago, a proud writer for The Associated Press) I am heartsick to hear of the death of …

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