Question of the day
Wednesday, Jun 5, 2019
* As we’ve already discussed, the Illinois News Network is now called The Center Square. From the publisher…
I asked several reporters if they’d ever heard of that saying and nobody has. That doesn’t mean it doesn’t exist, but when I Googled “‘hitting the center square’ reporter” I only came up with one result, the column by its publisher.
The publication has burned through several different names over the past few years, so I’ve lately taken to lampooning it a bit, referring to the site as “that Center Square thingy,” “Circle gets the Center Square, “the artist formerly known as INN” etc.
But after about ten of these, I’m starting to run out of names. Friends and colleagues have chimed in with helpful suggestions, but I don’t have enough stockpiled to make it through the week and my brain is still a little fried from the session. So…
* The Question: Your own twist on The Center Square’s name?