With win #20, Hunter hiring beyond doubt

If there were ever any doubters as to whether Coach Ron Hunter was the man to hire, they should be kicking themselves right now because, at 20 wins, Hunter has more than proved himself. Read More

FBS should come in due time

In a not-really-shocking-but-nonetheless-interesting turn of events, the AJC reported yesterday that Georgia State may be positioning itself to begin playing FBS football by as early as 2014-2015  – putting the university on the same competition level as Georgia Tech and UGA. Read More

On “superhero” journalism

Journalists nowadays need to be a bit like Clark Kent, Peter Parker and Batman rolled into one, it seems. Read More

The News Writing “Ten Commandments”

I made this quick list of style tips to go over with some of my writers tomorrow during our weekly staff meeting. I wanted to do something unique that they would remember and follow, so I came up with these rules in the style of the King James translation of the Bible. Read More

Give “sunshine” laws some teeth

When Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens first took office, he promised to push reforms to the state’s Open Meetings and Open Records laws so that they would have the teeth necessary to require compliance. Read More

First post!

Hey all,

Let me first of all thank you for taking the time to read this. Although I am only now starting, I have big plans for the future of this site, and I’ll need your help in doing keeping readership strong. Read More

Three Cheers for (Student) Democracy

It’s been said that laws are like sausages – it’s best not to see them made.

I could not disagree more. Read More

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