Aldo Svaldi

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2010

    MediaNews bankruptcy, Dean Singleton and Denver Post spin

    Dean Singleton doesn't like the B-word.​Here are some sample headlines from other publications around the nation about the latest development involving MediaNews Group, owner of the Denver Post and dozens of other newspapers around the country: UPI: "U.S. Newspaper Group to File Bankruptcy." ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2009

    Denver Post ends daily delivery in outlying parts of Colorado

    Ed Quillen. Betcha Ed Quillen is pissed. Last month, Quillen, a Salida-based contributor to the Denver Post, offered what I saw as a dubious reason for why the Rocky Mountain News had gone under: The tabloid had focused its circulation efforts on the Denver metro area, as opposed to energetically ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2009

    Denver Post's circulation article yet another exercise in spin

    "Post Pleased By Numbers," a Denver Post article about its latest circulation figures, is journalistically appalling -- and absolutely nothing new. Whereas the Rocky Mountain News' circulation reports were typically tough and unexpectedly evenhanded over the course of recent years, the Post's versio ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2008

    Is Circulation at the Denver Dailies Sliding Or Not?

    Writers at the Rocky Mountain News and the Denver Post appear to have very different ideas about newspaper circulation figures released on April 28 by the Audit Bureau of Circulations, an industry-supported monitoring organization. The Rocky's piece, "Denver Papers' Circulation Falls," penned by the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2006

    More Messages: How to Succeed in Business

    The June 8 blog item "Musical Chairs" featured a memo announcing upper-level staff shifts at the Denver Post, as well as speculation from yours truly about what the changes mean in the greater scheme of things. At one point, for instance, I suggested that moving former metro-news boss Jeff Taylor in ... More >>

  • News

    November 20, 2003

    The Message

    Looking Glass

  • News

    June 5, 2003

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of June 5, 2003

  • News

    November 16, 2000

    Show Them the Money

    The business of writing about business can be mighty profitable these days.