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Re: “Sun-Times Wins Pulitzer

I do not understand the appeal and interest in Schmich's column. I rarely ever get beyond the first paragraph.

Posted by Robert Pruter on 04/19/2011 at 10:24 AM

Re: “Jerry Butler: Soul Survivor

Good story on Jerry Butler, although I would suggest that the soul songs from the past are not as nearly as obscure as the writer contends.

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Posted by Robert Pruter on 04/12/2011 at 6:49 PM

Re: “The Tribune Strikes Out in Wisconsin Union Coverage

DeKalb outside the Trib's circulation area? Years ago, the Daily News, Chicago Tribune, and American all had state-wide distribution. That is all gone now, as newspapers continue their decline.

Posted by Robert Pruter on 03/10/2011 at 8:31 PM

Re: “See the Sights and Read the Local Paper

I have a daily newspaper habit, and when I travel that newspaper habit extends to the local paper (or papers). I just can't imagine why people who go on vacations to imbibe in the local culture neglect to pick up the local newspaper.

Posted by Robert Pruter on 01/05/2011 at 3:49 PM

Re: “Kathleen Parker and the Pulitzer

Political orientation aside, I don't think Parker wrote a column compelling enough to merit a Pulitzer. I started far more of her columns than have read them through to the end.

Posted by Robert Pruter on 04/13/2010 at 9:15 AM

Re: “Kathleen Parker and the Pulitzer

Politics aside, I just don't think she wrote a compelling column worthy of a Pulitzer. I have started more columns of hers than I have ever read through.

Posted by Robert Pruter on 04/13/2010 at 9:14 AM

Re: “Inhuman or Indisposed?

Glad to see you use the correct spelling for Lake View, or maybe you did not realize the reference to Lake View was the same community as you mistakenly call Lakeview?

Posted by Robert Pruter on 03/01/2010 at 10:49 AM

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