Found April 01, 2013 on
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If you’re checking in with us on a Monday morning, you’re likely here for our weekly savaging of Peter King’s column. It’s been a fixture on this site for almost as long as it’s existed. I’m sure for some readers it’s the only reason they check in with KSK.
But after years and years of vitriol, mockery and abuse, perhaps it’s time to make amends.
We’re sorry, Peter King.
You might not be the strongest writer in the world, and that’s okay. Writing is actually a vastly overrated part of being a reporter. A lot of great reporters are awful writers. Their chief function is obtaining privileged information and presenting a fair, nuanced view of events to readers, not dazzling people with biting prose and clever structure. It’s also entirely possible to be a good writer and a terrible reporter. In many instances, they are wildly different skill sets.
You have a tendency to go way off-topic in long stretches of your writing. This makes some resentful because most people are not given such ...
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