reporter perks http://michiganradio.org en Sometimes you get an I-Pad...sometimes you don't. http://michiganradio.org/post/sometimes-you-get-i-padsometimes-you-dont <p>I think it&rsquo;s no secret that reporters get unsolicited gifts in the mail or at posh press events from time to time.</p><p>That&rsquo;s especially true for reporters on the auto beat.&nbsp;</p><p>A bunch of auto beat reporters a couple years ago (not me) got I-Pads in the mail.&nbsp;&nbsp; I&rsquo;m pretty sure they were returned due to their various employers&rsquo; ethics policies.&nbsp;&nbsp; No one has owned up to keeping one!</p><p>Not all the gifts are that obvious in their attempt to curry favor.</p><p>And some are flat-out hilarious.</p> Mon, 13 Feb 2012 20:55:22 +0000 Tracy Samilton 6200 at http://michiganradio.org Sometimes you get an I-Pad...sometimes you don't.