The American Society of Newspaper Editors

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2012

    Mike Trimble, Denton Record-Chronicle Opinion Editor, Fired After Clash with Publisher

    Longtime Denton Record-Chronicle opinion-page editor Mike Trimble was fired last week after a dispute with the paper's publisher, Bill Patterson. Trimble, 68, had been at the paper 18 years and its lone editorial writer since 2002. "It was just a difference of opinion," Trimble told Unfair Park on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2007

    Jerry Jones Builds Giant Shell for TV Set

    Baseball commissioner Bud Selig has come under fire -- from, of all places, Congress, which clearly has nothing else to worry about -- for Major League Baseball's $700-mil deal with DirecTV, which airs the league's "Extra Innings" package that lets viewers get about 60 outta-town games every week fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2006

    Rolling Newspapers

    We're accepting nominations for Bob Mong nicknames. Anything with "Bong" would be cool, man. Real cool. This morning at, a few newspaper execs were asked to comment on the sorry state of the biz. Among those queried were Scott Bosley, executive director of the American Society of Newspaper ... More >>

  • News

    September 12, 1996


    The great mystery of Perot's 1992 presidential bid was his sudden decision to quit the race. Biographer Gerald Posner found that Perot was a victim of a shadowy soldier of fortune-- and his own delusions.

  • News

    April 27, 1995