Here’s a quick game to play – try to find anyone saying anything positive about Newsweek at the moment. Their recent ‘scoop’ got tons of coverage, but it turned negative pretty quickly. Check out the comments on their own followup statement about the story. It’s almost as if they’re encouraging the negativity by putting in closing statements like this:
Moreover, it encourages all to be respectful of the privacy and rights of the individuals involved.
Amongst many others, Pando does a pretty good job of putting the boot in.
The sad thing in all this is that Newsweek will be benefiting greatly from all this additional coverage – I don’t often read articles from a site […]