Recent job posting by Newsday

My blogmate Jack Coleman has a wry sense of humor. Last weekkend he penned this imaginary Want Ad in his WindFarmBlog. WB 

Wanted: editor to oversee coverage of towns on Long Island.

Prior management experience required, preferably at coastal daily. Ungodly hours, but plenty of perks (free copies of NY Times, Starbucks nearby, annual company trip to Yankee Stadium). Only hard-hitting and aggressive editors need apply (preference given to native New Yorkers).

Must possess visceral loathing for offshore wind power, as proposed by Long Island Power Authority. Direct, first-hand experience with offshore wind turbines not necessary. Only serious applicants; no phone calls. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on