Originally Posted by Frater Perdurabo
I nominate Lip, JB98 and TDog
I have always believed that I could never properly cover the White Sox and continue to derive enjoyment from being a White Sox fan. Still, 30 years ago, even 15, this would have been my dream job. On the plus side, I don't have any public relations on my resume. My longterm beat experience, though, involves criminal justice and political matters. If they go with a news person, I would expect they would be most likely go with someone in house whose work and ethics they know.
This looks like an intense job with much more to worry about than rolling print deadlines. The good newspaper jobs are so much fewer than they used to be that the competiton for this one figures to be fierce.