November 28, 2009
If it weren't for those pesky bloggers
Michael Gerson describes "old media dinosaurs" as "the basis for the entire media food chain"; this definintion rendering us pesky bloggers not only bottom feeders but ungrateful bottom feeders. Without old media, new media is nothing.
Mark Steyn offers a spirited rejoinder in defense of the blogosphere.
Posted by Ghost of a flea at November 28, 2009 09:14 AM
At least in the Soviet Union, the Tass & Pravda crowd could point to the gulag as a good incentive to throw journalism under the train. In America, the mainstream media have willingly drunk the Koolaid (or swallowed the pill of Murti-bing)