Gender Check 9/5/11 – South

Website: The Miami Herald

On the Miami Herald, one of the lead articles featured on the home page as of 1 p.m. (EST) on Monday, Sept. 5 was titled “Experts: Hobbies Key To Combating Job Stress.” Its subject was a compilation of guest writers’ features for hobbies to try outside of the 9 to 5 workday.

Here is its gender breakdown:

Author: Female

Human sources (listed in order mentioned):

  1. Male – business consultant
  2. Female – author and business consultant
  3. Feature sources: Female gardener, Male technology guru, Male poker player, Female triathlete, Male musician, Male outdoors-man, Male runner, Male sailor. (6 male, 2 female)

Notes/Analysis: The feature story photographed on the lead page was of the male technology guru.

Website: Patch (Seminole Heights)

On Patch of Seminole Heights, one of the lead articles featured on the home page as of 1 p.m. (EST) on Monday, September 5 was titled “Publix Begins Remodel.” Its subject was an update on the grocery chain’s changes to a local store.

Here is its gender breakdown:

Author: Male

Human sources (listed in order mentioned)

None

Notes/Analysis: The story was a guest post from the store manager.

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