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Posts by Grumpy Grandpa

Where are the REAL Journalists?

Journalism is the activity of gathering, assessing, creating, and presenting noteworthy news and information meeting the standard of truth and honesty in reporting. People who write journalism are referred to as journalists. The Society of Professional Journalism states that the below four principles are the foundation of ethical journalism and encourages their use by all people…

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News/Fake News/Opinion/Gossip

To correctly categorize the information we are bombarded with lets examine several definitions that can help us distinguish facts from fiction:          News is information about newly received or noteworthy information usually about recent or important events. If it is not new, it cannot be news. Ordinary and everyday things are not…

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Congressional Term Limits

TERM LIMITS – what a novel idea! Just think, the ability to limit the time your elected official can spend enacting/ignoring the desires of the voters. Just think, new ideas, unbiased work ethic, and compromising egos. Congress may even earn a rating above 10 (out of 100). No more so called “career politicians” that have…

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