Goodbye, Rocky Mountain News

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The final edition of the Rocky Mountain News, just 55 days shy of its 150th birthday, was printed today, Friday, February 27, 2009. You will be missed dear friend.

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4 thoughts on “Goodbye, Rocky Mountain News”

  1. While it always sucks to let go of institutions we’ve grown up with, isn’t it really about time to admit that newspapers, like most physical media, are going the way of the dodo? I’m reminded of Neil Gaiman’s brilliant synopsis of Sandman: “The Lord of Dreams learns that one must change or die, and makes his decision.” Our physical media industries are choosing to die, clinging literally like grim death to outdated and impossible business models.

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