Question of the day

Feb 19, 2016

Our last question asked: What does one Huffington Post editor appear to view as the standard for determining "authentic journalism" (and causing an outcry in the process)? When you don't pay the writer. Okay, we're going to go ahed and say we're not fans of that standard. 

Congratulations to Carrie Gray of Columbia Journalism for being the very first to answer that correctly (and adding "(Um, journalism is a career, which equals a salary"). Honorable mentions go out to Elaine S. PovichKen Walker (who added this appropriate reaction gif to his answer), Mark Gibbs (who had a few choice words for the editor, and followed them up with, "that must be authentic journalism 'cause I wasn't paid to write it"), Martin Berliner (who adds "Good luck with that!") and Ron Casalotti for all getting that exactly right, as well!

As for today's question, here it is: According to the Brown Daily Herald, what is placing strain on students these days?

Click here to submit your answers to @MuckRack. IMPORTANT: If you choose not to click that link, please include the word "answer" in your tweet so we can find it (the link will automatically do so for you)! 

... We’ll announce the winners in the next Daily!

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