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Book Review: Going to Disneyland

Every so often, a book crosses your path that just blows you away, and this new “for kids” guide to Disneyland is one of those. From the moment the cover graces your eyes, you’ll be sucked in and fully convinced. But don’t take my word for it. Have a look: My eye was drawn to…

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Brickworld LEGO event delivers the goods

Imagine a conventions of sorts, where LEGO clubs from around the country gather to show off what’s they’ve built. There would be a couple dozen large table displays, many with scenes rather than individual creations. One very large central display would show much of Tampa. Add it all together, and it’s roughly the size of…

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Three Times My Journalism Was Yellow

Back in the day, we learned about Yellow Journalism in school, usually in reference to the Spanish-American war. Yellow journalism is a particular brand of reporting that attempts to influence the reader unduly, beyond the pale of the usual ‘judgment call’ and into the realm of inculcating, even indoctrinating, the reader into a particular polarized…