Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Kansas City Dead Tree Editorial Switcheroo: Will She Save The Star???

A few worthwhile features and A LOT of sports stories remain the last selling point of the Kansas City Star . . . Here's a great resume earning celebration from newspaper purists and we're only posting this one because we wanted to ask our blog community if this kind of thing makes a difference to local news watchers: Meet The New Dead Tree Media DenizenThe Star hires Pulitzer winner to head editorial board

16 Comments:

Anonymous said...

I'd fuck her in the ass. Then cum all over her face and tits.

Anonymous said...

I am sure she is a very talented lady, but her career is heading to a dead end.

Anonymous said...

"....currently covers Hillary Clinton's campaign."

WTF?

Instead of bringing some SANITY on-board, this sounds like the Star is doubling down on their HYPER-LIBERAL SOCIALIST DEMOCRAT slant.

Anonymous said...

Prize Winner meet your Waterloo.

Anonymous said...

A KU graduate.

2010 Pulitzer: Tod Robberson, Colleen McCain Nelson, and William McKenzie, The Dallas Morning News, "for their relentless editorials deploring the stark social and economic disparity between the city’s better-off northern half and distressed southern half"

In KC, she'll be rewriting her Dallas editorials, but switching "northern/southern" to "east-side/suburbs"

Anonymous said...

Eric Nelson is currently head of digital content for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C. - From Nebraska

Toot Toot Ding Ding! All Aboard!

Anonymous said...

If she doesn't fire the two remaining editorial page writers then the Star will continue it's decline.

Anonymous said...

A new Captain for the Titanic? Better do more than just rearranging the deck chairs, we're taking in water.

Bob said...

I do not like her chances to bring some ideological balance to the editorial pages. I'd be surprised if she wants to.

Anonymous said...

This is something like hiring Warren Buffet to run a Tastee Freeze. Both will end up broke on their arse.

Anonymous said...

They got Mary Sanchez to show them the ropes.

Anonymous said...

She utterly demolished a Dallas blogger. Made him a shell of a man, a meth-using laughing stock, raving about light rail and corruption to a dwindling audience of racist weirdos who....

oh wait never mind

Anonymous said...

Yes, never mind. Most of us like the fact that we get news and perspective here that we can't get elsewhere. Certainly not from our clapped-out local media, where this good lady is about to take charge and likely give us more of the same. But welcome!

Anonymous said...

New face, SAME old shit.

Anonymous said...

Ding! Ding! Ding! We have a winner!

Anonymous said...

Lemme gues.. Left winging libber who will parrot the same tired crud of the existing board. Yeah, that's why the Star needs