I recently wrote an opinion piece defending Demand Studios after another blogger chose to label them as a scam based on the fact that their pay is somewhat low and they make frequent requests for rewrites of articles. I still side with Demand Studios on that issue, but I do want to point out a
I’ve been picking on newspapers for a while, for much longer than I have been a blogger. To me the decline became apparent in the eighties and nineties when the big corporations started snapping newspapers up and the focus of newspapers drifted away from news and moved toward profits. Newspapers, at their best, are a
The Associated Press Stylebook and Libel Manual is the standard most newspapers and magazines follow for such details as names, dates, numbers, and the proper use of hundreds of words and phrases that commonly come up in articles about government, business, and science, as well as words in the common lexicon.