[T]o be honest, there aren’t a lot of of jobs that are cooler than being a reporter. I mean, that’s what Superman was.
—John Horton, former columnist for The Plain Dealer, to Poynter, before adding, “I miss the daily challenge that you had, the feeling that you were doing something larger that made a big difference, fighting that fight every day. I think journalism is one of the few jobs that really has that aspect to it.” How mass layoffs in 2013 changed the lives of former Plain Dealer staffers. (via futurejournalismproject)