Why journalists should avoid electronic media…

Michael McGough, of the Pisstburgh Post-Gazette, should have known better than to appear on Bill O’Reilly’s radio show (he’d first agreed to appear on the TV show). What possible good can it do a print journalist to subject himself to the sound-bite pathos of radio or TV? Well, I suppose there is the hope of being lifted from the mundane world of solid journalism into the sparkling lights of fame and fortune.