Comment of the Day: Inside the Mind of a Chronicle Editor

We have some great commenters here on Hair Balls, and it's time we paid some damn attention to them.

So we'll be highlighting a Comment of the Day each morning, from the previous day's work. Maybe two comments, even.

This will all be determined by a highly rigorous scientific formula involving wit, clarity and whatever else we feel like at the moment.

We told you about hard times at the Houston Chronicle: an interoffice memo outlined new changes in the janitorial service, including (gasp!) unbleached towels in some restrooms.

One reader inhabited the mind of a Chron executive.

Texas Spork wrote:

"Baah! Re-porters, Schmee-porters! Replace 'em with hobby bloggers!!! and put in a comment feature to fill up the online space with crazy talk - that'll create the illusion of content! It'll sell Gun Show Ads, anyway! Parker, GET ME SPIDERMAN!! Where's my latte?!?"


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