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Conrad Black's advice to newspapers is fish wrap

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Man, there was a lot to write about in technology this week: Elon Musk's Power Wall, Microsoft's sad attempt for relevancy in the consumer space and the stumbling retail launch of the Apple Watch. I was going to write about each of them, until that gaseous felon Conrad Black penned an op-ed in the National Post titled "Newspapers Must Fight Back."

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