Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Column writers to take up social issues

SACRAMENTO, Calif., USA - The 26 columnists in the column-writing class at CSU, Sacramento have opted to write about a social issue - something that really lights their rocket - instead of their various specialities for their next columns.

The specialities include sports, music, computers, travel and, and, and...

The group could not decide on a single issue to write on - though health care, the war in Afghanistan, a movement to ban divorce, and the legalization of marijuana all came up for discussion.

Instead, each writer will latch onto their own issue and write their columns by Tuesday morning.

One briefly discussed was the impact of fringe groups on discussions in mainstream media, including the people who believe that President Obama is the anti-christ.

Here's a link to a short video from MSNBC on that topic...