Hotel Journalism

Grant Barrett gbarrett at WORLDNEWYORK.ORG
Wed Jan 26 16:33:48 UTC 2005

Nice find. It is similar to the "toe-touch," a trip taken by a reporter
merely to acquire the proper dateline on a story, even though all
reporting is done somewhere else or by someone else.

Grant Barrett
gbarrett at

On Jan 26, 2005, at 11:23, Dave Wilton wrote:
> Is it too early to start collecting WOTY nominees for 2005?
> hotel journalism, n., the practice of reporting on events in a
> dangerous
> place from the safety of one's western-style hotel.

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