Like so many former dead-tree media newsies, Jimmy C's blogging mostly involves checking up on his former employer.
Credit where it's due, the newsman has greater insight into the print world than most.
In his latest post he laments a top ranking columnist who recently departed the paper. Her credentials demanded respect and the culture war screeds she shared were far more elegantly crafted than most of the hacks who just re-post DNC talking points.
Check the analysis as the so-called paper-of-record now struggles to maintain their editorial ranks . . .
As you've probably noticed, I no longer write much about The Kansas City Star. The main reason is there isn't a lot to say. The paper's website is mostly a wasteland -- mainly sports and restaurant comings and goings -- and the investigative work it undertakes often doesn't relate to the Kansas City area.