The discerning listener's guide to on-hold music
Last updated 5/11/2021 at 3:26pm
The thing about being a journalist is you spend a fair amount of time on the phone. I can do lots of initial research through Facebook and even conduct interviews using Facebook Messenger if I want. Email is also a great method to contact sources. However, when it comes to checking facts with organizations, confirming that a local event is happening when it's supposed to or even getting a brief quote from someone, the phone conversation is often the go-to communication method.
Frequently, these phone conversations can be great. People feel more comfortable than they do when talking over ema...