"Slicing and Dicing a Newspaper" - Howard Kurtz - The Washington Post

"Slicing and Dicing a Newspaper" - Howard Kurtz - The Washington Post

by: Howard Kurtz | publication date: November 19, 2007 | Publication: The Washington Post |

". . .'Rethinking the newspaper isn't painful,' says Hutton, a former Detroit Free Press editor and publisher who took over in May. 'What's painful is what we've been doing, which is whittling away at the newspaper. It's the death-by-a-thousand-cuts cliche. . . . To simply continue producing the same newspaper is foolhardy. Let's stop shaving, trimming and paring, and do something from scratch.'"

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