“News is what somebody somewhere wantsChurnalism allows users to compare press releases with actual news articles to see how much they overlap. Martin Moore is the Director of the Media Standards Trust, the organization that launched the site. He explains how independent journalism is increasingly being replaced with “churnalism.”
to suppress; all the rest is advertising.”
-- Alfred Charles William Harmsworth, Lord Northcliffe
|Churning Out PR|
Audio Embed: WNYC's On The Media 3/5/11,
Host: Bob Garfield.