Uranus Examiner Ends Publication, Blaming Judgmental People

The paper's editors announced the end of publication after publishing just five editions.

  • Published 7 December 2018
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URANUS, Mo. (AP) — The Uranus Examiner, a small Missouri newspaper whose name inspired chuckles and groans when it launched a few months ago, is closing. The paper's editors announced the end of publication Friday, after publishing just five editions since September. In statements posted on Facebook, Managing Editor Natalie Sanders and Louie Keen, the paper's owner and publisher, blamed a judgmental "Fuddy Duddy Squad" for the Examiner's demise. They said many people supported the… Read at AP News