The most e-mailed stories on Web sites can tell us a lot about what people think is interesting. They can be a reality check.
How closely is Denver following the convention? Here’s the most-emailed list on the Rocky Mountain News Web site at the moment:
At the Denver Post, readers appear to be interested in some peripheral parts of the convention…
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Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
NewsCut is a blog featuring observations about the news. It provides a forum for an online discussion and debate about events that might not typically make the front page. NewsCut posts are not news stories.