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Archive for February 2010

What is it worth?

February 24, 2010

Everyday, every minute.. and maybe every second.. there’s a new story being posted up in some form of communication medium, but how many of these stories are even worth the time and how many are just pages torn out of some 7-year old’s diary and labeled news? Finding and reporting on a story that is […]

Super Ads

February 16, 2010

As mentioned before, there would be two posts this week in order to catch up on the Topic of the Week list… so let’s get this rolling…. The weekend just before all the celebrations of romance filled every restaurant and lake side came about, pro-football had its greatest celebration when the New Orleans Saints squared […]

Dust off the grammar books

February 14, 2010

Let’s take care of first things first: it has come to my attention that I am behind in my Topic of the Week posts for class, so this week there will be two posts up to make up for the lack. Now on to the first: Not too long ago, our class was encouraged to […]

Every Two Cents Counts

February 8, 2010

Commenting back and forth is a vital asset to a blogger’s existence. The purpose of the blog is to communicate something with a targeted audience in hopes to stimulate thought and create conversation. Commenting on blogs is a great way to generate interaction between authors and readers, in order to spur on conversation about given […]

Hobson & Holtz on AP

February 4, 2010

Going through American schools, studying under several teachers, I have been accustomed to one style of writing to cover my grammar, spelling, and punctuation. That would be the nationally known Associated Press style. Upon listening to a podcast by Shel Holtz and Neville Hobson, I learned this subject of style and grammar is much more […]