“It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to you today.
Our time chronicling the life of Denver and Colorado, the nation and
the world, is over. Thousands of men and women have worked at this
newspaper since William Byers produced its first edition on the banks
of Cherry Creek on April 23, 1859. We speak, we believe, for all of
them, when we say that it has been an honor to serve you.”
–Rocky Mountain News closing statement on the web
Final Edition from Matthew Roberts on Vimeo.
Susan sez: Not only does content go on the web “forever,” I have the sense the folks who had this video are speaking to future audiences and historians of this time.
“the unthinkable has become the commonplace.”