Keeping news outlets alive during this Coronavirus era
April 1, 2020
The rumors of my death have been greatly exaggerated – famous quote by Mark Twain concerning American press reports of his demise while on a speaking tour in Europe in 1897.
And like Mark Twain, reports of the death of media are also wildly exaggerated.
Media, especially here in Wyoming, consists of a hardy lot of men and women who, although taking some blows, are still reporting the news and are nowhere near expiring.
They have been pricked, pickled and pummeled, but the newspaper people, broadcast people, digital media people, and others are working harder than ever. Despite the l...