Comments on: Pulitzer datapoint of the day http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2009/04/20/pulitzer-datapoint-of-the-day/ A slice of lime in the soda Sun, 26 Oct 2014 19:05:02 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: Donald A. Coffin http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2009/04/20/pulitzer-datapoint-of-the-day/comment-page-1/#comment-657 Mon, 20 Apr 2009 22:01:12 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2009/04/20/pulitzer-datapoint-of-the-day/#comment-657 The problem with this poll is that the choices are not mutually exclusive…one could validly argue that all four are simultaneously true…I would, however, agree with Equity Private.

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By: The Epicurean Dealmaker http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2009/04/20/pulitzer-datapoint-of-the-day/comment-page-1/#comment-655 Mon, 20 Apr 2009 21:46:31 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2009/04/20/pulitzer-datapoint-of-the-day/#comment-655 All financial journalism pieces submitted to the committee were mistakenly included in the Fiction category by an intern, who could not fathom that the incidents reported could be anything other than make believe. Once there, the judges rejected them as too outlandish and implausible even for fiction. QED

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By: Ironman http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2009/04/20/pulitzer-datapoint-of-the-day/comment-page-1/#comment-653 Mon, 20 Apr 2009 21:24:30 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2009/04/20/pulitzer-datapoint-of-the-day/#comment-653 The Pulitzer Prize committee also isn’t hip to this whole “blogging” thing. As a result, they’re probably unaware of most of the best stuff out there.

Speaking of which, please do make sure you remember to submit this for consideration for next year’s awards.

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By: Conservadick http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2009/04/20/pulitzer-datapoint-of-the-day/comment-page-1/#comment-652 Mon, 20 Apr 2009 21:04:02 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2009/04/20/pulitzer-datapoint-of-the-day/#comment-652 I see the NYT won in the Anti-Americana & Obama Hagiography categories, among others. Walter Duranty would be proud. You need to do more for the cause if you want to win, Felix! Here’s a novel idea: blame the mortgage crisis on James G. Watt or Ed Meese – that should get you noticed.

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By: Equity Private http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2009/04/20/pulitzer-datapoint-of-the-day/comment-page-1/#comment-649 Mon, 20 Apr 2009 20:54:46 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2009/04/20/pulitzer-datapoint-of-the-day/#comment-649 E: A and B are correct.

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