Tag Archives: Gannett

Please Identify Yourself

“Some of these concerns were not wholly unfounded. Some were patently absurd.” So reads a Pensacola News Journal editorial regarding the many questions that were raised about Senator Gaetz qualifications for the presidency of UWF. Sadly the PNJ writer offers … Continue reading

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Tit for Tat & the Last Word

For the first time in the history of the Pensacola News Journal, the editor will not allow a “Letter to the Editor” that criticizes her or the PNJ. If they do publish a letter that criticizes the PNJ, the editor … Continue reading

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Fire Starter Award

Pensacola News Journal editor Ms. Nellessen-Lara selected her top reporter to cover government affairs: Will Isern. She knows his background and decided that he was particularly well suited to be assigned the most important beat at the paper. Is it … Continue reading

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2015: A Year of Misplaced Media Priorities

As 2015 comes to a close, some Pensacola residents are hoping that next year, local media’s priorities better reflect those of the people. Thousands of Pensacolians can’t find work. Two thirds of Escambia kindergarten students aren’t ready for school. Inmate … Continue reading

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PNJ – Wrong on All Fronts

As the following time-line and opinion (see links following this blog) reflect, the PNJ is simply wrong. Poor reporting and conclusion-based reasoning in their editorials are hardly signs of professional journalism. The Long Hollow Communications Tower was never a story … Continue reading

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Time for Gaetz to Apologize

The Pensacola News Journal will not publish anything that is critical of Don Gaetz. Yet around the state, newspapers, including Gannet owned papers, are writing about what State Senator Gaetz did. The following editorial is typical. Criticism is coming from … Continue reading

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It was the Other Guy—Not Me

In the Tallahassee Democrat, State Senator Don Gaetz was blasted by a fellow State Senator for rigging the redistricting plan. Gaetz is refusing to talk to the press, but in the past he has blamed “staff.” Senator Gaetz was the … Continue reading

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