Tuesday, October 06, 2009

FAREWELL, LATWP!

NB: this is from a posting on the ACES discussion board: The wire won’t be the same without LATWP: For anyone who’s edited the wire at a newspaper, this one may come as a punch to the gut: The venerable Los Angeles Times-Washington Post News Service is dissolving on Jan. 1 after 47 years. LATWP (pronounced LATT-whop) was the best supplemental wire available to newspapers and featured stories that went beyond Associated Press fare. The [...] (Posted 10/01/2009).