Mitch Albom: “Note to journalism students: at some level we’re all in this for the ego, or we’d be doing dentistry in Darfur. Albom’s level of ego involvement might be best measured by the ‘Official Mitch Albom Website’ at Mitchalbom.com. It lists eight categories of Mitch Albom-centric availabilities: ‘Books. Journalism & Sports. Film & TV. Radio & Music. Theater. Service. Discussion. Bio.'” The newspaper industry. Sigh. Mitch Albom (aka “Poofy haired Gnome”) keeps walking away with awards even though his column hasn’t been a must-read for 15 years. [National Sports Journalism Center]
Roundup: A Mysterious Murder in Iceland; Goodbye, Sports Reporters & Did Kellyanne Conway Throw a Punch?
Jasmine Tookes, a Victoria’s Secret model … a rare murder in Iceland has the country shaken … Kate Mara will be in (…)
Video of Pacman Jones’ arrest does not look good for him.
Tennessee’s basketball program had a little fun with the “alternative facts” craze.