Tagged: newspapers

COTA and self-aggrandizement

Sometimes complaining isn’t only fun, it actually could get a little attention. I read a column by a man who had been on a COTA citizens’ advisory committee, who was disillusioned by the closing of the committee, and also by his view of COTA’s apparent perception of itself as an...

Labor Day weekend

First off, it really looks like the economy is picking up, despite the apparent firings of two of my friends. (Who knew.) How do I know? The newspapers are getting thicker again. Last year, I could carry around three, four days worth of papers in my little purse. I’d buy...

The Dispatch takes a dive

I just opened my Monday paper and found this weird card tucked inside.  Like the entire rest of the paper (thank you very much, carrier), the card was all curled up beyond smoothing.  It was blank, but it included a strange, grainy note, printed in a mysterious font.  The note...