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Excellent parody from Conor Friedersdorf:

I just wanted to highlight one brief dig he gets in there at the beginning that people may miss. One of the stranger attributes of journalism is that the tendency is for people who are good at writing newspaper or magazine articles to be promoted to become managers of writers of newspaper or magazine articles, even though “running a newsroom” and “writing an article” are very different things.