Quote of the Day: Viral bullshit

I have long believed that the real job of journalism is to add value to what a community knows — tangible value in the form of confirmation and debunking and context and explanation and most of all *reporting* to ask the questions and get the answers — the facts — that aren’t already in the flow. The journalist’s and journalism organization’s ability to do that depends on trust over traffic.

Jeff Jarvis via Paul Fidalgo

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