Why the Sentinel is like Donald Rumsfeld


The Columbia Journalism Review called it: Time for the Tribune Co., owners of our beloved Orlando Sentinel, to step down, quit, get out of the newspaper business. Better to let a bunch of newbie billionaires take over the individual papers and take our chances then continue suffering the death from a thousand (job) cuts that seems to be the Tribune's m.o. Agreed.


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