Pharmacists are not in competition with randoms on reddit legally filling prescriptions for free--and outnumbered by them 10 thousand to 1. Pharmacist is a highly technical profession with a high barriers to entry (licensing, educational) offering a service required by an ever growing number of people. This is a profession in which leverage is heavily skewed towards labor. Newspaper journalist is the complete opposite of all that. Kovacevic's background is in, what, A/R clerk or something? James Mirtle became a beat writer for the Leafs by knocking off college classes to sit in his dorm and write an online diary. And the number of people reading a newspaper shrinks every single day, while the number of people willing to chime in for free grows.