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Comment of the Day: The Hip New Chronicle

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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 wrote about how Richard Justice, the former lead sports columnist for the Houston Chronicle, criticized the paper for not covering the Senior Showcase, an event that helps high school seniors -- many of them black -- get scholarships.

One reader said Justice expected too much.

Gramps3 wrote:

As part of the Chron's new slimmer, hipper image it eschews coverage of anything 'Senior'.

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