By Denise Tessier Good news for journalism appeared on two fronts this past week. On Monday (June 11), a quarter-page ad at the bottom of Albuquerque Journal Business Outlook announced that readership of the Sunday Journal rose 15 percent (from 338,863 adults to 390,801) over the previous year, and readership of the daily Albuquerque Journal [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Warren Buffett'
June 15th, 2012 · No Comments · Uncategorized
Tags:ABQ Journal Watch·ABQJournalWatch.com·Albuquerque Journal·Clay Shirky·community newspapers·Denise Tessier·Heath Haussamen·Journal circulation·Motley Fool·New Mexico In Depth·newspaper acquisitions·Omaha World Herald·Rupert Murdoch·Trip Jennings·Walter Cronkite·Warren Buffett·Winthrop Quigley
August 16th, 2011 · No Comments · Uncategorized
By Denise Tessier In journalism school in the 1970s, we were taught that a man biting a dog trumps a dog biting a man in terms of news value. One might say the same about billionaire investor Warren Buffet saying the “mega-rich” should pay more in taxes. His opinion piece under the headline “Stop Coddling [...]
January 21st, 2011 · No Comments · Uncategorized
By Arthur Alpert Remember what Warren Buffett said about class warfare? “There’s class warfare, all right,” he told conservative Ben Stein in 2006, “but it’s my class, the rich class, that’s making war, and we’re winning.” A scintillating Albuquerque Journal headline Tuesday, Jan. 18, B4, brought that to mind: “Swiss Ex-Banker Rats Out Rich to [...]