This is a dairy where the picture does most of the talking. Something like a gun ad next to a school shooting story might not be surprising coming from a small town paper, where the production may be automated and the editor doesn’t give a damn. But we’re talking about the newspaper of record for the eighth largest city in the United States.
Since right wing developer “Papa” Doug Manchester bought UT-San Diego in 2011, the paper has spiraled slowly downward. Now it’s just ridiculous.
Today on the anniversary of the Newtown killings, they paired up coverage of yesterday’s school shooting in Colorado with a gun show ad offering a discount coupon.
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