latent perks of weekend employment

June 4, 2006 – 10:22 am

it turns out there are some very productive ways to write crime copy in a vacant saturday newsroom — ways that tend to make one quite popular with the straggling weekend colleagues and produce the metabolic edge to stay ahead of the competition.

fervent thanks to the bioluminescent cypriot for allowing the theft of his gear.

p.s. apologies for the grainy video frame grab. it was the only visual capturing device available, on deadline, within arm’s reach of the phone.