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Journalism Students: Pick Your Role Model

Option A: Dan Barnes of the Edmonton Journal, who goes into detail on the Oilers' recent restaraunt fiasco and provides compelling evidence for an alternate interpretation of what happened.  He also takes some shots at the team.

Option B: Mark Spector of sportsnet.ca, who takes the restaraunt owner at his word and uses it as proof the Oilers are not only bad at hockey but also deficient in character.  Here, the incident is used as a metaphor for the other porblems with the team.

One of these writers did some leg-work and wrote an intelligent article.  The other lazily took a situation at face value and decided to pile on.

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