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drop cap

In typography, a large first letter that drops below the first line.


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(See Drop Cap, February/March 2009.) But check out the comment sections on just a handful of stories and you'll soon see this approach hasn't worked.
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One key guideline stated that reporters should keep their personal opinions on political issues out of their tweets and status updates to preserve the neutrality that Post Executive Editor Marcus Brauchli says is "essential to maintaining our credibility." (See Drop Cap, page 6.)
Your article on the San Diego Union-Tribune spinning off its investigative unit (Drop Cap, August/September) is almost surreal in the way you simply buy wholesale the official line of Editor Karin Winner and Lorie Hearn, the head of the new Watchdog Institute.
There are also plans to offer subscriptions on the Amazon Kindle and another e-reader developed by a company called Plastic Logic (see Drop Cap, page 12).