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Geek the Library

Geek the Library

Whatever you geek, the library supports you.

Geek the Library

Geek the Library

Whatever you geek, the library supports you.

Geek the Library

Geek the Library

Whatever you geek, the library supports you.

Geek the Library

Geek the Library

Whatever you geek, the library supports you.

Geek the Library

Geek the Library

Whatever you geek, the library supports you.

Geek the Library

Geek the Library

Whatever you geek, the library supports you.

Geek the Library

Geek the Library

Whatever you geek, the library supports you.

Geek the Library

Geek the Library

Whatever you geek, the library supports you.


   

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In journalism, a stringer is a writer/correspondent who isn’t formally employed by any one news organization, but rather produces articles that may be shopped around to many would be publishers, and more often than not, may actually end up being bought by none. Stringers usually cover their own expenses, provide their own support and go to places where established, affiliated reporters do not. The term itself is of unsure origin. Some say that it was coined because these writers are paid by the word and therefore would tend to “string” together words to increase their payout. Others believe that it refers to these journalists’ potential employers who would “string them along” into believing that a permanent contractual relationship was to be had just around the corner from the next article that they wrote....

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