Wednesday, April 08, 2020

Kansas City Star Turns Local Suffering Into Journalism Prizes

Dead Tree braggadocio posted if only because these stories didn't change or influence anything other than industry hacks working diligently to save their own jobs. Here's the tease with more info behind a paywall that should stay there . . .

Star wins first place public service award in prestigious national journalism contest

For the second time in three years, The Kansas City Star has won a top public service honor in the prestigious National Headliner Awards. The award, sponsored by the Press Club of Atlantic City, N.J., was announced Wednesday. Throwaway Kids, a six-part series written by Laura Bauer, Judy L.

13 comments:

Anonymous said...

“The category included media companies outside the Top 20 media markets.”

Sounds like a participation trophy to me!

Anonymous said...

April Fools day was last week.

Anonymous said...

^^^ Lulz.

Anonymous said...

This is very prestigious, just ask them, they will confirm the amount of prestige through a response of prestigious caliber.

Anonymous said...

Those who count the most have already voted.

Anonymous said...

The Star also reported it has won numerous awards for its groundbreaking series on how hedge funds are the bestest things in the whole wide world, of how journalists are completely unbiased and never lie, and how screaming about the existential danger of Donald Trump is an essential service.

The more you know . . .

Anonymous said...

^^You seem really, really, old. Lonely and pathetic too. Did you always wanna be a loser when you grew up?

Anonymous said...

^^^^ How are you doing . . . Jimmy C? Nice to see you're still obsessed with TKC

Anonymous said...

^^At what point did you know you lost at life?

Anonymous said...

I learned from you how not to waste my life sucker! Hahahahaha!

Anonymous said...

Journalists are always giving each other awards. It helps them pretend that they are still relevant.

Anonymous said...

@10:07 I learned from you that losers with a dead wife spend their remaining days on this blog trying to stifle their urge to kill themselves. Give in to it..you have nothing to live for! hahahahaha!

Anonymous said...

^^^ TL/DR