A Magazine by the Society of Professional Journalists

September 24th, 2003 • Quill Archives
Advancing the public’s right-to-know

Hockey great Wayne Gretzky was asked for his secret for excelling on the ice. Gretzky responded that while others skated to wherever the puck was at that moment, he always tried to skate to where the puck will be. Most advocates for the public’s right to know have been skating to where the puck is; in fact, most of us probably feel like they’ve been hit by the puck.