Tag Archives: New York TImes

Advocacy, Not Reporting, at the NYT

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Via Paleo Retiree, an insider gives us a peek into how things really work at the New York Times: Having left the Times on July 25, after almost 12 years as an editor and correspondent, I missed the … Continue reading

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Feature Writing House Style, Cont.

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Way back here, PR had some fun with the New Yorker’s style when it comes to article ledes, which he summarized thusly: On a date that’s peculiarly specific, and in a sentence that uses more commas than … Continue reading

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I Can’t Even Remember What It Was I Came Here To Get Away From: An Interview With Lloyd Fonvielle

Blowhard, Esq. writes: If you’re a regular visitor here, you’ve probably seen one of us mention friend-of-the-blog Lloyd Fonvielle before. I met Lloyd about a year and a half ago on Facebook where he’s a lively and generous presence. We struck … Continue reading

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