May 8th, 2006

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Our lame-o press corps

Blogs that let you see the news you missed are really starting to impact crap like this -- and make the traditional media look crappier and crappier all the time.

Did media miss real Colbert story?
by Doug Elfman, TV Critic, Chicago Sun-Times

10 years ago, I was a journalism student and had a pretty poor video of the news media, thanks to some courses I took and books I read, like Unreliable Sources. And things have gone waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay downhill since, although as I said, I think the Internet and blogs have helped, though of course they also help spread BS.