Thursday, July 7, 2011

The best from "Overheard in the Newsroom"

Editor: “I don’t want to go to a social media meeting. I already know how to use Facebook, and I will always hate Twitter.”

The photo chief, after being told on Friday it was too early to discuss an article running Tuesday: “Why plan now when you can scramble later?”

Photographer on local television station’s new operation: “What they lack in professionalism they make up for in mistakes.”

Reporter on the phone with a source: “He was wearing a suit, you say? No, that doesn’t sound like a reporter.”