Yesterday afternoon, I was telling another reporter that journalism awards are arbitrary and capricious, at best. This morning:
"SATURDAY MAY 19 -- Bay Area print and online journalists, photographers, radio and television personnel and public relations professionals were presented with 198 awards of excellence in nine divisions and 41 categories at the San Francisco Peninsula Press Club's 35th annual Greater Bay Area Journalism Awards".
... For Overall Excellence in Non-Dailies: FIRST PLACE: East Bay Express. [Where I am a contributing writer. Booya!]I take it back. Awards rule. Here's my latest for the, ahem, best weekly in the Bay: