Press Clips Extra readers will soon hear a new voice in this space, that of Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and frequent Voice contributor Sydney Schanberg. He’ll also be taking over the print Press Clips column, bringing decades of experience—including his renowned work from Southeast Asia in the 1970s—to the task of keeping the media honest.
I’m moving to a general assignment beat, where I’m sure to make all the same mistakes for which I’ve been faulting my media colleagues these many months.
OK, it’s only been about five months. But while I haven’t exactly earned the right to a farewell address in so short a time, there were dozens of people who passed on tips, answered questions, and even read my work, and to them, I offer heartfelt thanks.