134-character job listing inspires PR Daily challenge

Writers might wince at the idea of an editor’s winnowing their prose to a tweet’s length. We’re embracing it, and we defy you to do the same.

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The Wisconsin Law Journal is seeking a full-time reporter. Rather than wax poetic about all the qualities that person must have, it summed up the job in a meager 134 characters on JournalismJobs.com. The description reads:

“If you’re a reporter who asks ‘Why?’ more often than a 5-year-old, get in touch with me right away at caley.clinton@wislawjournal.com.”

That’s tweet length, with a half-dozen characters to spare.

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