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[Many of you have responded to our call and have phoned or e-mailed editors. We thank you! Our sales reps calling on editors across the country also appreciate it, as it makes selling the Fool to a newspaper a lot easier if they've already heard from readers about us. Let the campaign continue!]

Fools on Phones!
(politely) demand to see the Fool in newsprint

[We update this list periodically. Check below to see if your paper has picked us up!]

Hey, Fool. You've probably heard that The Fool is now syndicated in newspapers across the country -- a total of over 75 papers, including 13 of the top 50. Many of you already sip coffee over printed Folly each Monday morning.

But what about the rest of you?

You say you're not in the neighborhood of the L.A. Times or the Miami Herald? You can't pick up a copy of the Rocky Mountain News or the Atlanta Journal-Constitution? Hmph. If you don't want to miss printed Foolishness each week -- from investment strategies, to trivia games, to seeing your name in lights across the country because you submitted a Dumbest Investment -- what can you do?

Give your local newspaper editor a jingle and demand some Foolishness! Demand will create supply. Our mission is to teach everyone in America -- no matter how tall or short, how old or young -- to begin saving and investing for their and their kids' future. What better place than America's newspaper. . . what better place than your newspaper?

Call and ask for the business editor. (You can e-mail a bunch of these papers, too, but phone calls are more effective.) Tell them they can get the Fool by contacting the good folks at Universal Press Syndicate in Kansas City.

Below are papers which haven't yet signed up for the Fool in print. (**The ones marked by asterisks have signed up to carry Foolish content on their website, and we're hoping they'll soon carry us in print, as well.)

West Coast

The Fresno (CA) Bee: 209-441-6111
The Honolulu (HI) Advertiser: 808-525-8000
The Portland (OR) Oregonian: 503-221-8327
   e-mail: oreeditors@aol.com
The San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
: 619-299-3131
   e-mail: financial@uniontrib.com
The San Francisco (CA) Chronicle: 415-777-1111
   e-mail: chronfeedback@sfgate.com

East Coast

The Baltimore (MD) Sun: 410-332-6000
   e-mail: edhewitt@sunspot.net
The Boston (MA) Globe: 617-929-9000
   e-mail: news@globe.com
The Buffalo (NY) News: 716-849-3434
   e-mail: webmaster@buffnews.com
The Newark (NJ) Star-Ledger: 201-877-4141
The New York (NY) Daily News: 2120210-2100
   e-mail: voicers@nydailynews.com
The Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer: 215-854-2000
   e-mail: inquirer.opinion@phillynews.com
The Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette: 412-263-1100
**The Providence (RI) Journal: 401-277-7000
   e-mail: letters@projo.com
The Washington (DC) Post: 202-334-6000
   e-mail: webnews@washpost.com

The Midwest

The Chicago (IL) Tribune: 312-222-3232
   e-mail: tribletter@aol.com
**The Cleveland (OH) Plain Dealer: 216-999-4500
   e-mail: clevelandlive@pdnewmedia.com)
The Columbus (OH) Dispatch: 614-461-5000
   e-mail: business@dispatch.com
The Indianapolis (IN) Star/News: 317-633-1240
   e-mail: business@starnews.com

The South

The Austin (TX) American-Statesman: 512-445-3500
The Dallas (TX) Morning News: 214-977-8222 http://www.dallasnews.com/index/us-nf.htm
**The Houston (TX) Chronicle: 713-220-7171
   e-mail: hci@chron.com
The Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal: 502-582-4011
   e-mail: ricman@iglou.com
The New Orleans (LA) Times-Picayune: 504-826-3279  
   e-mail: info@neworleans.net
The St. Petersburg (FL) Times: 813-893-8111
   e-mail: biz@sptimes.com


On your marks... get set... phone!

Below are the fine newspapers that have signed up to carry the Fool in print(some of them online, as well):Note that this list grows each week and that some of the papers might not have started running us yet. If  you see your local paper listed here, consider contacting the editors and thanking them for running the words of a bunch of Fools on their pages.

Birmingham (AL) Post Herald 205-325-2222 (e-mail: postherald@aol.com)
Dothan (AL) Eagle 334-792-3141
Fort Smith (AR) SW Times Record 501-785-7700
Phoenix (AZ) Arizona Republic 602-271-8000 (e-mail: comments@www.azcentral.com)
Tucson (AZ) Arizona Daily Star 520-573-4220
Los Angeles (CA) Times 213-237-5000 (e-mail: letters@news,latimes.com)
Oxnard (CA) Star Free Press
Pleasanton (CA) Valley Times 510-462-4160 (e-mail:valleytms@aol.com)
Richmond (CA) W. County Times 510-758-8400
Sacramento (CA) Bee 916-321-1000 (e-mail: sacbedit@netcom.com)
Salinas (CA) Californian 408-424-2221 (e-mail: valleynews@aol.com)
San Bernardino (CA) Sun 909-889-9666
San Jose (CA) Mercury News 408-920-5000 (e-mail: jmitchell@sjmercury.com)
San Ramon (CA) County Times
Walnut Creek (CA) Contra Costa Times 510-935-2525 (e-mail: skeyes@hotcoco.infi.net)
Ventura (CA) County Star 805-650-2900 (e-mail: moraga@staronline.com)
Aspen (CO) Daily News 970-925-2220
Denver (CO) Rocky Mountain News 303-892-5000 (e-mail:biz-rmn@sni.net)
Montrose (CO) Morning Sun 970-249-3444
The Hartford (CT) Courant 860-241-6200 (e-mail: gombossy@courant.com)
Lakeland (FL) Ledger 941-687-7000 (e-mail: lcooke15@aol.com)
Miami (FL) Herald 305-350-2111 (e-mail:business@herald.com)
Panama City (FL) Herald 904-747-5000 (e-mail: nhborny@beaches.net)
Tampa (FL) Tampa Tribune 813-259-7711 (e-mail: tribbusiness@prodigy.com)
Vero Beach (FL) Press Journal 407-562-2315
West Palm Beach (FL) Post 407-820-4100
Atlanta (GA) Constitution 404-526-5151 (e-mail: info@cim.accessatlanta.com)
Ames (IA) Daily Tribune 515-232-2160
Davenport (IA) Quad City Times 319-383-2200
Waterloo (IA) Courier 319-291-1400
Peoria (IL) Journal Star 309-686-3000 (e-mail: jbrimeye@pjstar.com)
Quincy (IL) Herald-Whig 217-223-5100 (e-mail: whig@whig.com)
Ft. Wayne (IN) News-Sentinel 219-461-8222 (e-mail: nseditor@fortwayne.infi.net)
Hays (KS) Daily News 913-628-1081
Lawrence (KS) Lawrence Journal World 913-843-1000 (e-mail: ljworld@aol.com)
Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader 606-321-3100 (e-mail: hlbiz@lex.infi.net)
Dedham (MA) Daily Transcript 617-329-5008
Framingham (MA) Middlesex News508-626-3800 (e-mail: mnews@world.std.com)
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Waltham (MA) News-Tribune 617-487-7200
Detroit (MI) Free Press 313-222-6400 (e-mail: business@detfreepress.com)
Flint (MI) Journal 810-766-6100 (e-mail: fj@flintj.com)
Jackson (MI) Citizen Patriot 517-787-3200
Duluth (MN) News-Tribune 218-723-5281 (e-mail: newstrib@duluth.infi.net)
Mankato (MN) Free Press 507-625-4451 (e-mail: freepress@ic.mankato.mn.us)
Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune 612-673-4451 (e-mail: opinion@startribune.com)
Biloxi (MS) Biloxi Sun 601-896-2100 (e-mail: CaBusby@aol.com)
Hollister (MO) Tri Lakes Daily
Cape Girardeau (MO) Southeast Missourian 314-335-6611(e-mail: feedback@semissourian.com)
Kansas City (MO) Star 816-234-4141 (e-mail: srosen@kcstar.com)
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch 314-340-8000 (e-mail: letters@pd.stlnet.com)
Jackson (MS) Clarion Ledger 601-961-7000
Charlotte (NC) Observer 704-358-5000 (e-mail: charcom@charlotte.infi.net)
Durham (NC) Herald Sun 919-419-6500 (e-mail: mat@herald-sun.com)
High Point (NC) Enterprise 910-888-3500
Bismarck (ND) Tribune 701-223-2500 (e-mail: bis707@aol.com)
Dover (NH) Foster's Democrat 603-742-4455 (e-mail: %20mprowland@fosters.com)
Albuquerque (NM) Journal 505-823-7777 (e-mail: journal@abqjournal.com)
Las Cruces (NM) Sun News 505-523-4581
Las Vegas (NV) Sun 702-385-3111
Corning (NY) Leader 607-936-4651 (e-mail: cleader1@stny.lrun.com)
Saratoga (NY) Saratogian 518-584-4242
Cincinnati (OH) Post 513-352-2000
Elyria (OH) Chronicle-Telegram 216-329-7000
Lorain (OH) Journal 216-245-6901 (e-mail: lmjeditor@centuryinter.net)
Warren (OH) Tribune Chronicle 216-841-1600 (e-mail: tribune@tribune-chronicle.com)
Zanesville (OH) Times Recorder 614-452-4561
Beaver (PA) County Times 412-775-3200
Erie (PA) Times News 814-870-1600 (e-mail: times@ncinter.net)
State College (PA) Centre Times 814-238-5000 (e-mail: bbennett@knightridder.geis.com)
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier 803-577-7111 (e-mail: ttaylor@postandcourier.com)
Myrtle Beach (SC) Sun News 803-626-8555 (e-mail: deanssu@sunnews.infi.net)
Spartanburg (SC) Herald Journal 864-582-4511 (e_mail: opinion@shj.com)
Knoxville (TN) News Sentinel 423-523-3131 (e-mail: kns@knoxnews.com)
Beaumont (TX) Enterprise Journal 409-833-3311 (e-mail: dtrammel@ih2000.net)
Wichita Falls (TX) Times Record News 817-767-8341 (e-mail: lynnd@wtr.com)
Ogden (UT) Standard-Examiner 801-625-4200 (e-mail: gkratz@standard.net)
Salt Lake City (UT) Salt Lake Tribune 801-237-2031 (e-mail: ccrosby@sltrib.com
Bremerton (WA) Sun 360-377-3711 (e-mail: SunNews@telebyte.com)
Olympia (WA) Olympian 360-754-5400
Seattle (WA) Times 206-464-2111 (e-mail: rwei-new@seatimes.com)
Spokane (WA) Spokesman Review 509-459-5000 (e-mail: editor@spokesman.com

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