Re: Editing, Smediting

Subject: Re: Editing, Smediting
From: Alethea Otero <aotero -at- NMT -dot- EDU>
Date: Thu, 17 Apr 1997 15:23:41 -0600

Hey, there's no hard feelings. I know that I'll start as the low "woman"
on the totem pole, but there's a way to say that tactfully!


On Thu, 17 Apr 1997, Wayne J. Douglass wrote:

> At 01:52 PM 4/17/97 -0600, Alethea Otero wrote:
> >Just remember: Us "cheap" labor college interns will probably take your
> >job someday!
> >
> Nothing personal, Alethea. Doing low-paid grunt work is the price of
> admission - a hazing ritual, actually. If you started work at a newspaper
> you'd be doing the police blotter and obits.
>
> --Wayne Douglass
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