Talk:Simon & Schuster
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I guess it should be Simon & Schuster all the way through, shouldn't it? That's what they actually call themselves. There was a long discussion in the TIME magazine article about whether it should be TIME, Time, Time Magazine, or whatever, and evidently it's decided that it should be TIME because that's what the mag itself calls itself. So I think it ought to be the same for S&S.... In any case, I don't think it should be both formats in the same article. Hayford Peirce 17:16, 20 Sep 2004 (UTC)
An anon editor has twice inserted text to the effect that S&S is commonly criticized as exorbitantly liberal, especially in view of its having published "many books attacking President Bush during the 2004 election". Even as I have heard the criticsm levelled once or twice, I don't think that the such criticims are widespread, and, in any case, find neither in the text inserted by the anon editor nor in the results of my own Googling any independent source toward the proposition that S&S is thusly criticized. In the absence of any adduction to the contrary, I think it inappropriate that we should include such text in the article, inasmuch as ascribing the phrase "it is often said" to a given idea here in often a means by which to attempt to advance an agenda/belief and portrary that agenda/belief as being widely held and widely known; in any case, the text inserted was surely unencyclopedic and unsourced. Notwithstanding all that, if the text should be re-added, I'll not revert, lest I should seem to be only one trumpeting concerns here; I imagine that if others concur in my assessment here, they surely will undertake the task. Joe 00:14, 31 March 2006 (UTC)
- Agreed. Since only a third of the country supports George Bush, one must be an evangelical Christian to consider a publishing house "too liberal" because it prints authors who are criticial of his stewardship of the country. --DavidShankBone 14:31, 4 August 2006 (UTC)
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The Strebor link within this article is incorrect. It links to a "Strebor" company that is of no relation to the imprint of Simon and Schuster. Strebor publishes trashy novels of the romance category and similar ilk. That link should be broken or redirected to a "please create a profile for this link" page. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 126.96.36.199 (talk) 14:30, 25 August 2010 (UTC)
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Are there particular guidelines for which authors are included? I added Allie Brosh who wrote "Hyperbole and a Half" under Touchstone which is owned by Simon & Schuster (http://authors.simonandschuster.com/Allie-Brosh/400194356). There are obviously significantly more authors than are listed in the article but the list would get incredibly long. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Lizlimon (talk • contribs) 23:25, 18 April 2015 (UTC)