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 Post subject: our SE eats Crackerjack
PostPosted: Sun Jun 01, 2008 9:04 pm 
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Location: carlsbad, new mexico
How do you work your way up the newsroom ladder to "Crackerjack Sports Editor?"

Bristol Herald Courier
Position: Crackerjack Sports Editor
Location: Bristol, Virginia
Job Status: Full-time
Salary: Negotiable
Ad Expires: July 6, 2008
Job ID: 931567

Here's the link.


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 01, 2008 9:25 pm 
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I guess you cover the popcorn league


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... and start out working for peanuts. (Maybe end up there, too.)


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I don't want to know what the "surprise inside" is.


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The surprise comes when you find out what "Salary: Negotiable" means to them. Come to think of it, no one should be surprised.


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Another good sign of a weak salary is when the paper starts touting the area's "low cost of living."


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Good God, who even SAYS that anymore?


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The surprise at the bottom of the box? Pagination!


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