An article by Jack Shafer | PoliticoSeptember 12, 2016
"When it comes to news, I'm an ocean that refuses no river.
But when it comes to immersion—when I really want the four winds of news to blow me deeper comprehension—my devotion to newsprint is almost cultistic. My eyes feel about news the way my ears feel about music driven from a broken pair of speakers—distorted, grating, and insufferable. Reading online, I comprehend less and I finish fewer articles than I do when I have a newspaper in hand. Online, I often forget why I clicked a page in the first place and start clicking on outside links until I'm tumbling through cyberspace like a marooned astronaut."
Read more: http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2016/09/newspapers-print-news-online-journalism-214238#ixzz4K9f2hFn3
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