A newsie was always the destined path of any penmen worth his weight in ink. North Lake Tahoe was the proving grounds- the proverbial dojo for assimilating different style guides, creating with severe word constraints and for adhering to strict daily deadlines. The way of the lumber linen is passing, as the age of the digital domain ascends triumphantly. Words will still be words. How you use them, when you use them and at what meter you choose to deliver them is the syrup the binds.