The American: For Italy & the World
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By Charmaine Wilkerson
Auld Lang Syne
Auld Archive Staff
The "Auld Lang Syne" column is an assortment of letters, notes, telegrams from the pre-web age.
Aldo Moro's efforts to secure his freedom changed the course of how terrorism was practiced.
Before Tweets and texts, an American general had a terse response for his German counterpart.
For decades, wire service journalism was a short course in mental order and organization.
Chivalrous rhetoric no longer plays much of a part in most newspaper, TV and online writing.
Once, so-called purple prose ruled disaster coverage, and it's making a comeback.