MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (BURRISS) -- Well, it's Halloween season. Time for trick-or-treat, time to get the be-jeebers scared out of yourself, and, if you believe Linus, time for the Great Pumpkin to rise out of the Pun'kin Patch. This is also as good a time as any to return with us now to those thrilling days of yesteryear when radio was the theater of the mind, and the collective psyche of the nation had the wits scared out of it by Orson Wells, the Mercury Theater, and the War of the Worlds.
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT) -- One of the big questions we’ve had to deal with since the inception of the Internet is, “Who exactly is a journalist?”
We’re pretty sure correspondents for major news outlets count. What about freelance reporters? Or lately, what about so-called “I-reporters,” apparently anyone with a cell phone camera who happens to take a picture of a newsworthy, or sometimes not-so-newsworthy, event?