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The Birthday Surprise

It was ten o’clock on Saturday morning when Pam got a call from her daughter Suzie. It interrupted her preparations for Stan’s sixtieth birthday party. “Calm down, Honey. Why are you crying?” asked Pam. “Why didn’t you tell me?” accused … Continue reading

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Comic Sans

Elliot opened his newspaper with a crisp snap. “Are you reading an actual paper? Who does that?” asked Jessica. “I do,” said Elliot. “Why?” “It’s the feel and the smell. You don’t just read a newspaper. You experience it.” “Sure … Continue reading

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The News Generation

The stress in the board room was palpable. Nervous partners and investors were gathered to discuss the greatest threat to the newspaper industry since satellite radio. “Ladies and gentlemen,” said Andrei Prokofiev, editor-in-chief of the Picayune Observer. The group hushed … Continue reading

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Newsprint professionals?

It’s difficult to make a case for ink and paper newspapers when the newspaper prints an edition and misspells the city it represents. That was the case with my local paper yesterday. What makes it more remarkable is the fact … Continue reading

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