Entries from December 2007

Do I hear an amen?

December 17th, 2007 by Travis Long | No Comments

Do I hear an amen?

From Jim Merithew’s Sport’s Shooter’s Grey Matters column: It’s a very short read, but here are my favorite nuggets: If you don’t know why the photograph, video or audio snippet is there, stop. If you are using it as filler, stop. Less really is more. …don’t expect to save something with multimedia if your original [...]


Dail: Life Unbarred

December 9th, 2007 by Travis Long | 14 Comments

Dail: Life Unbarred

  In late August, Dwayne Dail , 39, was exonerated after serving 18 years for a crime he didn’t commit. A 12-year-old Goldsboro girl pointed to him as the man who raped her; a jury believed her. Dail spent half his life behind bars until the N.C. Center for Actual Innocence uncovered evidence containing DNA [...]