Another one bites the dust

Yep, another newspaper is closing.

Gannett couldn’t sell Arizona’s oldest, the Tucson Citizen, so it’s last issue will come out March 21st. KJZZ reported yesterday the final edition would be a commemorative issue, featuring highlights from the paper’s 138-year history.


the myth of the liberal newspaper editor

I was looking for something else, but I found this. It’s a reasonable answer to the “Little Rushes,” out in the media universe. Makes sense no matter which way you lean politically. My favorite quote:

“Here is the truth: Most newspaper editors are not liberals or conservatives. They are idealists disguised as cynics. What they really value — what most of them would trade their IRAs or First Edition Hemingways for — is a little insight.