01/27/2012 12:56 pm ET Updated Mar 28, 2012

Why Do Journalists Still Want To See Their Name In Print?

If print media is truly in an advanced stage of decline, if journalism's great hope is online, why do journalists still like so very much to see their names in print? By now, it ought to be like advertising one's preference for filing by Telex, but even the new media apostle who once blogged that "print is where words go to die" admits that seeing his name--and work--in print carries special satisfaction.