it’s hard out here for a…writer?

The world has become so batshit crazy that I fear it’s ruining the field of journalism.

It wasn’t that long ago that I sat in a news writing class at the Cronkite School. But back then we wrote stories about seemingly real things. You know – war, politics, the price of commodities…

Now, it seems people of the journalistic persuasion are forced to write about things so absurd they seems shameful to cover.

Check the following list of stories from azcentral.com:

Ten bucks to whoever figures out the last time the words ‘sexting’ and ‘Amish’ were used in a headline together.

 

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