Have some fun with this fact:
To legally work in any of the following occupations, you must be specifically trained, and take a test of competency (licensing):
(and I am sure you can add more to the list.)
And now get this: how do you become a journalist?
No specific training required, no test of competency or good ethics…just say you are a journalist. That’s all.
Note: I am not suggesting that we license journalists…merely noting this.)