Weekend Open Thread

 

by mike in boston

 

I’m on vacation this week. If I were doing my regular column I would have to write about Cathal Kelly and Steve Simmons embarrassing themselves as journalists.

 

 

https://twitter.com/cathalkelly/status/480573925743923200

 

 

I get it – professional work is really hard work. But the answer is not being a lazy troll on Twitter.  As much as your bosses might seem happy about all the buzz you’re generating, you’re losing credibility as journalists. Once you’re just another loudmouth on Twitter, what are you? Right now, you’re both punchlines.

 

People are noticing, by the way. Some of them even have journalistic credibility.

 

 

for an excellent breakdown of everything that makes Simmons among the worst people in Toronto media, read this.

 

see you all next week,

mike (in boston)

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