But Isn’t Being a Journalist Its Own Reward?

The Los Angeles Press Club has announced most of the finalists for its annual Southern California Journalism Awards.

It’d be nice if they mentioned which pieces won the nominees their nominations, to avoid entries like:

D3. SPORTS PHOTO

John McCoy, Daily News of Los Angeles

Christina Salvador, Long Beach Press-Telegram

Wally Skalij, Los Angeles Times

Wally Skalij, Los Angeles Times

Wally Skalij, Los Angeles Times

or, my personal favorite:

F10.NEWS BUREAU

Warren Olney, Frances Anderton, Karen Radziner, Christian Bordal, Katie
Cooper, Sharon Rembaum and Ileana Justus, KCRW

Warren Olney, Katie Cooper, Karen Radziner, Sharon Rembaum, Frances
Anderton, Christian Bordal and Ilean Justus, KCRW

Warren Olney, Jonah King, Karen Radziner, Frances Anderton, Christian
Bordal, Katie cooper, Sharon Reembaum and Ileana Justus, KCRW

But then again, like they say in newsrooms everywhere, details, shmetails.