Category Archives: Opinion

The Chicago Tribune: okay, the website makes up for it

Every day, millions of people rely on local news sites, stations, papers, and radio stations to update them on the important events occurring around the world. In a huge metropolis such as Chicago, journalists have quite a large task before … Continue reading

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Critiquing The Chicago Tribune (Please, try a little bit harder.)

Social media is the way of the modern world. Whether running for public office, trying to spread the word about an issue or event, or looking for 15 minutes of fame, it’s inevitable that some sort of social media outlet … Continue reading

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After this post, you’re gonna have to pay me.

Just kidding. But not all websites are. As a student majoring in journalism, I’ve heard the pros and cons of paywalls on news sites weighed more times than I can count. I think it’s safe to say that almost everyone … Continue reading

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Presidential Debate 2012

Brace Yourself…. Presidential Debate statuses are coming Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google Share on Linkedin Share by email Turner Main Wed, Oct 03 2012 18:36:31 0 likes · 0 comments Yes, yes they are.The 2012 Presidential … Continue reading

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Romney’s “private” comments go public

We journalists know that, when you’re in the public eye, everything you do can and will be watched. You’re fair game. …Unless it’s a private event. Right, Romney? At a “private” fundraiser on May 17th held in the home of Marc Leder, … Continue reading

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“Sons of Anarchy” actor allegedly kills elderly woman before his death

Actor Johnny Lewis has allegedly beaten an 81-year-old woman to death shortly before taking a fall from a top level of his house. Officials are unsure of whether he committed suicide or the incident was an accident. They’re also unsure of where exactly he fell, or if drugs or alcohol was involved.

Actually, they’re unsure of whether or not it was actually Johnny Lewis to begin with.

…What’s going on right now?

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New parking meters were unexpected, but are here to stay

The Whitewater Common Council met Sept. 18 to discuss student parking at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, concerns about a possible invasion of the ash borer beetle, and the replacement of air conditioning units on the city hall building. Councilwoman Stephanie … Continue reading

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