It's a tough call...for every Ted Roche, who provides links to valuable information, there's a Madge or a ______ ( put your own name in here)....who is simply providing their own ....
Stop - even Ted provides his own commentary on his posts...if I go to a journalism school, does that make me any better?
I don't think so - yes, journalists should be more vigilant but many times, columnists are considered to be the same as journalists- are they really? If columnists are allowed to be protected, then so should bloggers.
Because what is a blog? - it is a column by someone who gives a damn.
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