Saturday, March 25, 2023

Saying Goodbye to Smokey: Ed Bishop, longtime mentor of The Journal, dies at 71

Webster’s journalism program and - without a doubt - The Journal lost a guiding force just weeks before this new semester began. One of Webster’s great journalism professors died and left a meteor-sized hole in many of his students’ hearts.

Go home, St. Paddy’s Day, you’re drunk

"It’s kind of entertaining, really—over the years, vaguely Irish cultures have said, “I see your holy feasting day, and I raise you green beer raining in the streets.” We’ve taken a fuzzy concept and run with it, to the point where the austere Catholic holy men of the 17th Century are probably turning in their graves."