A reader had a question pertaining to our new way of handling letters to the editor. Why, she wondered, was the publication date of a letter on the online blog different than the day it was published in the print edition?
The reason is that letters that are approved for publication in the print edition also go immediately to the blog. But they might not get into the paper for a day or two — or even longer, depending on space. The letter she was asking about went online May 4 but didn’t make it into print until two …