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Patronize me - please

By Alex Beam
Globe Staff / May 19, 2009

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Will you be my patron? Perhaps you have read about the economic turbulence jostling journalism. For the past 16 years, my patrons have been the shareholders of the New York Times Co. , of whom I am one. But from the looks of it, they/I don't plan to extend their patronage forever. Next month, my patronage package will probably decrease ... (Full article: 739 words)

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