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11
Feb
 What we have here is a failure to not communicate too much

What we have here is a failure to not communicate too much

Whenever I find myself in need of a governmental quote for a story,

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11
Feb

Media Madness: nail-biting at the Herald

The FBI (Frankland Bureau of Investigation) is picking up increased chatter emanating from deep within

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28
Jan

Bumping this story until we get answers

The Air Canada spin team of Isabelle Arthur, Peter Fitzpatrick, Angela Mah et al at the media@aircanada.ca email address must have an interesting take on their job.

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28
Jan
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Writing a regular column for Nova Scotia's paper of record isn't as easy as it looks.

But I got a letter from someone the other day who seemed to understand what I go through.

"Jan, how do you manage to hold onto that job week in and week out? Everytime I open the Herald on Monday, I think to myself, 'surely we've seen the last of her,' but no, you're still there".

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14
Jan
The creature that  ate journalism ethics

The creature that ate journalism ethics

In the wake of revelations that Bill Spurr was charging restaurants $200 a pop for posting his reviews on their websites, the longtime Herald toiler tells me that he will no longer be continuing the practise. 

“I’ve decided not to seek payment for use of my freelance restaurant reviews after they’ve been published in the Chronicle Herald,” Spurr told me in an email.

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