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In defense of the despicable ‘things journalists do on Twitter’

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In defense of the despicable ‘things journalists do on Twitter’

Poynter. – 2012-06-09

New York magazine posted a clever top 10 list of the “things journalists do on Twitter that we despise.” Many hyper-tweeting journalists among us ate it up yesterday with a good-natured chuckle. After all, these are things we tend… Read more
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