Archive for Thursday, July 23, 2009

Blogger profile: Paul Getto

July 23, 2009


Paul Getto, Topeka

Screen name: Made_in_China

Day job: Policy specialist for the Kansas Association of School Boards

Age: 61

Why he comments: “I just enjoy discussing issues. … (Commenting is) like an instant letter to the editor.”

How long has he been blogging: 10 years

Why he uses his real name: “I think it’s the right thing to do; it makes one more careful about what is said. It respects the American tradition and ‘due process’ (i.e., people who have things said about them should know who is doing the talking).”

Favorite topics to comment on: Education and science

How often he comments: A few times a week

Biggest feuds with other commenters: “I’m not going to get into a back and forth (with other commenters). I’ve violated this a few times.”

Favorite LJW reporter: No answer


Kathy Theis-Getto 8 years, 11 months ago

I am proud of you, my dear husband, the true intellectual, the true wordsmith. No chickenhawks in our household! :-)

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