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2009-06-08 10:40:00

A media veteran on Monday announced the launch of a new Web site that will define the new concept of the "entrepreneurial journalist".Former AOL executive Lewis Dvorkin came up with the concept of True/Slant, a news and commentary Web site that will not only promote the news, but also the journalists who are telling the story.The site is described as "an online news and commentary site that intends to update both traditional journalism and several of the existing models seeking to replace...

Word of the Day
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.