Archive for October, 2014

PUMPKIN FESTIVAL LEADER GOES HAYWIRE ON-AIR

The lack of professionalism by some people who deal with the media sometimes seems funny.  Of course, that doesn't apply if you are a reporter just trying to do your job. The organizer of the Keene Pumpkin Festival in New Hampshire saw her event dramatically shift from a fun-filled family affair into a full-blown out-of-control riot where police were forced to take action. She was not pleas...

NFL IS PAYING NOW FOR YEARS OF ARROGANCE

It is often said the news media loves to put people (and organizations) on a pedestal---and then kick it out from under them. That seems to be exactly what the NFL is experiencing as the league has been repeatedly pummeled for its handling of domestic violence cases and other crimes.   The news media seems to be hell-bent on keeping this problem alive and well past its normal media shelf date ...