Friday, November 23, 2012

Jodi Rudoren's Exclamation Point

New York Times' bureau chief is still in Gaza.

And she met the widow of Ahmed Jabari.

Sorry, she met!

See that exclamation point:

Am I reading into this or what?

Is this too schoolgirlish or, as my late mother termed it, bobbysoxer excitement.



Anonymous said...

is that a gosh or a gush?

Anonymous said...

it's a rush, like in a rush of emotion or excitement.

it's the new journalism.