Tag Archives: Newspapers

And in All Seriousness

I’m busting ass in sympathy to someone in my household, who’s having a hell week, so I wouldn’t have gone even if invited.  And I’m not even angry that they apparently wrapped off seats at the auditorium to make it … Continue reading

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please, please:

We knew that one day an e-reader would offer the same experience of a newspaper. As each new generation of the Kindle came to market, that dream continues to get closer to realization. This is an example of how we’re … Continue reading

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Yep, Artie Sulzberger’s There

Sorry, this… won’t help you.

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Kindle Pilots–NYT, WaPo, Globe?

I don’t think I’d get a long-term subscription to the Globe… reduced price or no.  You’d just end up getting saddled with Maxim when everything else goes under.

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Another Industry Event I’m Not Invited To

But Dennis McCunney is.  Sniff. Well, fine, out of spite and cake-deprivation, I’ll just say, Kindle DX looks to announce a trial program with a few universities, and we’ll have to wait and see what other toys are in the … Continue reading

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Err, Maybe They’ll “Announce” The Big-Screen Kindle This Week

… but I don’t know that one will ship, or even sell all that well, for a while yet… no matter how optimistic the reporting.  Anyway, folks ‘r abuzz with the news that a letter-sized Kindle’s coming.  Like, now. You … Continue reading

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I’m Thinking I Need a Michael Oher Jersey

‘Bout halfway through the book (busy), and, though I sorta get the Lenny Dykstra school of finance vibe from the foster-dad, Mr. Oher’s 90% score in protectiveness, and torched arm from the windshield, impresses me. Sadly, since the last time … Continue reading

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I’ll Say This:

The Ravens are leading the pack in sportswriting-Pulitzer-ready picks.My god.  That‘s a tough LB. Unfortunately, the Sun’ll probably be online-only by the end of the year. Aside, I’m enjoying the Michael Lewis book more than I thought I would. The … Continue reading

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If Ya Saw The Wire, This Would Be Ironic

Not that I think newspapers are dying or anything, but in Ocean City, MD there’s rumors that my childhood arcade went up in a blaze tomorrow. I check again, there’s nothing about whether Marty’s Playland is OK or not, but … Continue reading

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