Back to the future
While I was catching up, I missed the Orlando Sentinel's big announcement, that it was bringing in 15 Web/journalism types early in the morning as its "A.M. Team" to update the Web site with overnight happenings.
Great. And apparently the page views have shown it. The Southern Newspaper Publishers Association, following up a couple of weeks later, said page views some days (tornadoes and the astronaut murder conspiracy stories) reached near or above 2 million.
But amid the fanfare, tell me again: How is this different from opening up a PM newspaper office or an AP bureau at 4:30 a.m.? My how quickly we forget ...