The Pulitzer-winning journalist and Oklahoma City native died of an apparent asthma attack while on assignment.
News Gazette staff
Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and Oklahoma City native
Anthony Shadid died Thursday of an apparent asthma attack while on
assignment in Syria. The Beirut bureau chief for The New York Times was
CFN Gazette staff
Oklahoma often gets unfairly portrayed in the media, but then we do
something like this and have to wonder if maybe we weren’t asking for it
all along. This is the stuff of idiot buddy comedies starring the likes
of Will Ferrell and Sacha Baron Cohen, except it’s real and we have
nobody but ourselves to blame for our tainted image.