On October 20, 2004, a reporter came to Whyville! Too much to believe,
huh? Well, it's true! Here is what happened:
My friends and I were all at the Greek Theater when the reporter
arrived, but we didn't know who she was at first. For a while, she
chatted with us and other people and was just being as casual as she
could possibly be. As I said, we had no idea she was a reporter!
Finally, at around 4:50, City Worker (and Whyville's founder!) superid
came in. As usual, everyone went nuts! That's when superid introduced
our "little reporter" -- her Whyville name was "stourist" and her
real-life name was Karen. She was in Whyville for a newspaper called
She mainly asked us questions about what we learn on Whyville, and
anything pertaining to science and what grades we were in. It was too
bad this only lasted for ten minutes, because we had a blast with Karen!
I wish I could have shown you the pictures I took during our chat, but
I'm having technical difficulties.
Hopefully there'll be another reporter in Whyville soon!
Until I write my next article,
Note: Keep your eyes peeled to Whyville's front page and the
Times, where we'll announce whenever The Scientist publishes their
story on us, if they do. Cross your fingers!